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He is best known for a six-year stretch with Jimmy Martin and the Sunny Mountain Boys but also worked with the Lonesome Pine Fiddlers and his own band, the Victory Trio.

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Do lions and tigers meow? Why does my cat leave dead mice on my doorstep? This week we’re taking a fascinating journey through the captivating world of cats, with an evolutionary biologist as our guide.

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Getting dropped by your record company when your name is The Record Company had to be difficult for the band to deal with but on their fourth album, called “The Fourth Album” they get back to the basics of what they started out as; being a kick-ass, original blues-rock band

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WHRO FM's Raymond Jones discovered a passion for radio in high school, and it has never left him. He recently celebrated his 40th year with the station. 

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He successfully crossed over from jazz renown to pop stardom — but his first album in more than a decade finds him crossing back. Hear our interview with famed trumpeter Chris Botti. 

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"Drumming great Steve Smith is simply one of the greatest drummers ever to play the instrument," says WHRV's Jae Sinnett, himself an accomplished drummer. Sinnett recently had the opportunity to interview Smith about his early career, his time with Journey, and what he is doing now. 

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WHRV Host Barry Graham recently celebrated his 35th year with the station. We caught up with him to talk about his love of radio, and he shared some incredible behind-the-scenes stories. 

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Kat Edmonson is a rare artist who embodies the spirit of the past while remaining resolutely current. She has played major stages across the United States, Europe, and Asia, and she has recorded six studio albums.

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