Until The Ribbon Breaks: TAS In Session

There's a dystopian undertow to Until The Ribbon Breaks' first album, A Lesson Unlearnt, but the trio's genre-blurring debut is far from dour or dire. Cardiff-born, Los Angeles-based Pete Lawrie-Winfield and bandmates Elliot Wall and James Gordon have deftly mixed hues of soulful R&B, pop, muscular hip-hop, atmospheric electronica and dance rock into a heady brew.  The trio recently visited WFUV and The Alternate Side's Studio A for a session, to discuss the cinematic scope of the album and working with Run The Jewels and Homeboy Sandman. Watch videos of Until The Ribbon Breaks in Studio A, listen to the session any time in the FUV Vault or via TAS on 91.5 WNYE today, January 23, at 11 a.m. EST, also streaming online.

Johnny Marr: FUV Live

Johnny Marr might be most closely associated with his tenure in The Smiths, but his 30-year-plus career has taken him in a number of different directions with stints in Electronic, The Pretenders, The The, Modest Mouse and The Cribs. Recently, Johnny has been concentrating on his own work and last year he released his second album as a solo artist, Playland. The Alternate Side's Russ Borris caught up with Johnny backstage at the legendary Stone Pony in Asbury Park, New Jersey for a chat with one of rock 'n' roll's guitar gods. Listen to Johnny Marr's session on TAS on 91.5 WNYE this Friday, January 16, at 11 a.m. EST, also streaming online, or via the FUV Vault at any time.

My Brightest Diamond: FUV Live

Shara Worden is a true artist. She has scored films, has sung with symphonies and in operas, collaborated on various visual art projects and, of course, fronts the experimental rock band, My Brightest Diamond. Worden's most recent album as My Brightest DiamondThis Is My Hand, is a wonderful fusion of high art and pop culture and it might well be her best work to date. Watch videos of Shara Worden's performance in Studio A and listen to the interview via the FUV Vault or on TAS on 91.5 WNYE on Friday, January 2, at 11am EST, also streaming online.

Temples: FUV Live

It's not often that the first recording of a young band perfectly conveys that group's promise and mission. Temples, then a duo, managed to do that very thing with their debut single, 2012's "Shelter Song." Last winter, Temples released their debut album, Sun Structures, and embarked on a long trek of sold-out headlining gigs and major festival outings. This autumn, Temples paid an overdue visit to WFUV for a session. Singer and guitarist James Bagshaw and bassist Tom Warmsley candidly discussed the breakneck pace that the band's been on this year, maintaining artistry despite exhaustion. Watch videos of Temples in Studio A and listen to the entire session in the FUV Vault or on TAS on 91.5 WNYE this Friday, December 26, at 11a.m. EST, also streaming online.

Philip Selway: FUV Live

Already known for his drumming and background vocal work with Radiohead, Philip Selway is finally being recognized for his songwriting talents. In 2010, he released his solo debut, Familial. He is back now with his sophomore effort, Weatherhouse, and the new album shows the great growth and depth of his musicianship. Watch videos of Philip Selway in Studio A and listen to his full session now in the FUV Vault or on TAS on 91.5 WNYE on Friday, December 19, at 11 a.m. EST, also streaming online.

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