May 302010
 

Rodney Thomas (click picture to learn more on cvillepedia)

Host Rick Moore talks with Rodney Thomas (Albemarle County Board of Supervisors) about local politics; taxes, economic development, school funding and emergency services. What needs would justify a tax increase? Doesn’t cutting the County budget affect area families through those lost jobs? How do we keep the schools so strong if we cut the budgets and trim the staff?

May 282010
 

Minus the Bear with David Lowery, Miguel Urbiztondo, Tad Abbey and Ian Solla-Yates. Photo by Lynn Crounse

Sound of Music Recording Studio in Richmond played host to Minus the Bear on the morning of May 8th. They talked to Cracker/Camper Van Beethoven frontman and honorary WNRN personality, David Lowery about their tour and their latest album “Omni”. They also treated a small audience of winners to live versions of some of their new material. The tracks have been mastered to perfection by John Morand. Thank you to Lamplighter for providing coffee and breakfast and to Kulture for sponsoring the event! Check out youtube.com/wnrn.org for the videos!

May 272010
 

In November 2010, Leslie Channel, one of Secretly Y’all’s Co-Founders, and Browning Porter, a local writer, poet, musician and storyteller, got together to discuss the art of storytelling, it’s movement within Charlottesville and the relationship between storytelling and music.

May 262010
 

Richmond musician Dean Fields came by WNRN on March 18 for an interview with Anne Williams and played a few live songs off of his new album Everything Just Happened the Way That It Happened.

You can find more videos on our YouTube Channel.

May 262010
 

Yarn dropped in at WNRN for an interview with Anne Williams on April 2.  They played three live tunes from their new album “Come On In”, which officially releases on June 1 and you can check out videos from their visit at youtube.com/WNRNradio

May 262010
 

Debra reads entries from her middle school journal.

May 252010
 

New York City fashion designer, Kristin Klonoski, joined Coy to discuss the launch of her clothing line Astrophel and Stella .

May 252010
 

Charlottesville Police Chief Tim Longo joined Coy to discuss safety on Charlottesville’s Downtown Mall.

May 252010
 

Commonwealth of Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli joined Coy to discuss health care and his request for documents from former University of Virginia Professor Michael Mann.

May 252010
 

Wendy Fournier, President of the National Autism Association discussed tomorrow’s symposium in Chicago which can be seen here tomorrow.

May 242010
 

Kent Willis, Executive Director of the Virginia ACLU discussed Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli’s request for documents from a former University of Virginia professor.

May 242010
 

Mandolin Orange came by WNRN on April 7th for an interview with Anne Williams.  They played a few live tunes, and you can see the videos at youtube.com/WNRNradio