Cyprus Avenue

Cyprus Avenue
1:00 pm
Sat February 1, 2014

The Beatles' 12 Greatest Hits

Last week’s Grammy Awards featured a reunion of Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr.  The former Beatles received a lifetime achievement award …and  on this edition of Cyprus Avenue an encore of the Beatles’ 12 greatest hits. 

Playlist:

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
8:18 pm
Sat August 10, 2013

Ballads by Rockers, Vol. 2 (35th Anniversary Edition)

The Rolling Stones ~ 'Goats Head Soup' album cover
rollingstones.com

As we get closer to the 35th Anniversary of Cyprus Avenue, we revisit the first-ever musical concept featured on the show:  Ballads by Rockers.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
8:00 pm
Sat July 13, 2013

Marty Stuart, Redux: Encore

Marty Stuart & The Fabulous Superlatives
FollyTheater.org

On July 19, Cyprus Avenue brings Marty Stuart back in concert for Cyprus Avenue Live at The Folly Theater.  This week on the program, an encore presentation of our spotlight on Marty and his extremely multi-faceted music. 

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
8:00 pm
Sat July 6, 2013

Jimmy and Bob

Jimmy Cliff: The KCRW Session
jimmycliff.com

This week on Cyprus Avenue… It’s a celebration of reggae, as we explore newly-released music of Jimmy Cliff and the late Bob Marley

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
8:12 pm
Sat June 29, 2013

Rhythm to the Rhythms, Vol. III: 2003-2004

Los Lobos
rollingstone.com

As Cyprus Avenue gets closer to its 35th anniversary, we continue our "Rhythm to the Rhythms" series -- this time looking back at some noteworthy music featured on the show in 2003 and 2004.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
8:39 pm
Sat June 22, 2013

Marty Stuart -- Redux

Marty Stuart & The Fabulous Superlatives
FollyTheater.org

On July 19, Cyprus Avenue will feature Marty Stuart at The Folly Theater in Cyprus Avenue Live.  This week on the program, we feature examples of his multi-faceted music. 

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
7:00 am
Mon June 17, 2013

The Soul of Rock and Roll: Roy Orbison, Part 2

Roy Orbison
Facebook.com/RoyOrbison

This week on Cyprus Avenue, the second part of our celebration of Roy Orbison's iconic music career.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
11:59 pm
Sun June 9, 2013

John Fogerty: Wrote A Song For Everyone

John Fogerty
Facebook.com/JohnFogerty

An exploration of John Fogerty's new album, Wrote A Song For Everyone, which features rearranged classics, new music and a who's-who of guest artists.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
10:31 am
Thu June 6, 2013

Richard Thompson At The Folly

Richard Thompson
FollyTheater.org

On June 6, Cyprus Avenue will feature Richard Thompson at The Folly Theater in Cyprus Avenue Live.  This week on the program, we look at Thompson's storied recording career.  (This edition of Cyprus Avenue aired on June 1, 2013.)

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
10:28 am
Thu June 6, 2013

The Soul of Rock and Roll: Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison
Facebook.com/RoyOrbison

A journey through just some of the music from icon Roy Orbison's vast recording career.  (This edition of Cyprus Avenue aired on May 25, 2013.)

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
10:25 am
Thu June 6, 2013

Here Come The Women

Ashley Monroe
Brian Tipton, CMT.com

A celebration of great music from some amazing women on the scene. (This edition of Cyprus Avenue aired on May 18, 2013.)

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
1:15 pm
Sun May 12, 2013

How Many Roads: Black America Sings Dylan

Soul and R&B interpretations of classic Bob Dylan songs this week on Cyprus Avenue.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
1:50 pm
Sat May 4, 2013

Willie, Jake, & Steve

Willie Nelson

New music from Willie Nelson, Steve Earle, and Jake Bugg this week on Cyprus Avenue.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
4:24 pm
Sun April 28, 2013

Richard Thompson @ The Folly

Richard Thompson

On June 6 Cypress Avenue will feature Richard Thompson at the Folly Theater in Cypress Avenue Live. This week on program, we look at Thompson's storied recording career.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
1:15 pm
Sat April 13, 2013

Atlantic Records: 1959-1975

Aretha Franklin In The Atlantic Studios

A look at the legacy of Atlantic Records, and the lesser-known artists the studio produced, this week on Cyprus Avenue.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
3:31 pm
Fri April 12, 2013

Rhythm To The Rhythms 2001-2002

Ryan Adams

The second installment in a series looking back at the arc of popular music since the year 2000.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
2:54 pm
Sun March 24, 2013

Jimi Hendrix: People, Hell, & Angels

A look at new and previously unreleased material Hendrix produced before his untimely death.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
3:00 pm
Sat March 16, 2013

Boz Scaggs: Memphis

New and classic music from Boz this week on Cyprus Avenue.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
4:29 pm
Sun March 10, 2013

Rhythm To The Rhythms 2000

Steve Earle

A new series focusing on the arc of popular music since the year 2000.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
4:46 pm
Sat March 2, 2013

Survey

Terry Allen

New music from Terry Allen, Tom Jans, and duo Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
1:32 pm
Sun February 24, 2013

Aaron Neville: My True Story

This week on Cyprus Avenue, an exploration of Aaron Neville's new release My True Story - an album of early rock 'n roll and doo-wop covers.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
3:55 pm
Sun February 17, 2013

Townes Van Zandt: Sunshine Boy

Townes Van Zandt

An exploration of the new release Sunshine Boy, which contains unreleased and demo tracks from the height of Townes Van Zandt's recording career.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
3:10 pm
Sun February 10, 2013

New Blues

Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite

Traditional blues music has influenced generations of musicians, but is it still alive in this modern era?  On this week's Cyprus Avenue, we explore new releases from Ben Harper/Charlie Musselwhite and Gary Clark Jr. that keep the blues tradition going strong.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
1:00 pm
Sun February 3, 2013

Survey

Richard Thompson

A survey of Bill Shapiro's favorite new releases.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat January 19, 2013

The Beatles: Their 12 Greatest Songs

Rolling Stone has compiled a list of The Beatles' 100 greatest songs. 

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat January 12, 2013

Dan Penn: The Sound Of Muscle Shoals

This week on Cyprus Avenue, a look at the career of a man who was once described as the "secret hero" of 1960's R&B music.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
12:18 pm
Fri January 11, 2013

2012: The Year They All Came Back

Bob Dylan

The year 2012 brought new releases by some of the biggest names in popular music.  Bill Shapiro shares some highlights.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
3:02 pm
Mon December 31, 2012

Annual New Years Concert

Tuff Gong

Bill Shapiro brings you the annual end-of-the-year "ultimate concert experience."

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
2:17 pm
Sun December 23, 2012

Annual Holiday Show

The Ronettes

It's that time of year again.

Read more
Cyprus Avenue
5:37 pm
Sat December 1, 2012

Art Garfunkel: The Singer

This week on Cyprus Avenue, a retrospective look at the solo and collaborative work of Art Garfunkel. 

Read more

Pages