Wed August 20, 2003
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Jack Pitkin Visits WUTC on Thursday, August 21

Chattanooga, TN – On Thursday, August 21, Mary Anne Williams will discuss the upcoming Mars viewing with Jack Pitkin.

Pitkin, the operations manager for the Astrology department at UTC, will discuss the implication of this once in a lifetime event. The interview will begin at about 9a.m. on Thursday, after Morning Edition.

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Tue August 19, 2003
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Free Lunch for Tuesday, August 19

Chattanooga, TN – The Free Lunch for Tuesday, August 19th will be the latest release from the blistering Derek Trucks Band. The album Soul Serenade, is released on Columbia records.

Derek Trucks has made a name for himself as a guitar phenom. He began playing guitar when he was nine and eventually landed a coveted spot with The Allman Brothers playing guitar on Hittin' the Note. His uncle is the drummer Butch Trucks, also of Allman Brother fame.

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Thu August 14, 2003
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Free Lunch for Thursday, August 14

Chattanooga, TN – The Free Lunch for Thursday, August 14, will be the latest album from Scott Miller and the Commonwealth. Released on Sugar Hill records, Upside Downside takes listeners back to the glory days of 70's FM radio.

Miller, formerly of the raucous V-roys, is a born songwriter. According to Sugar Hill records, Miller is a native of Swoope, VA, and began performing while working as a construction worker in Knoxville, TN. Fans fell in love with his tenor voice and soon he was touring the southeast with the V-roys.

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Tue August 12, 2003
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Free Lunch for Tuesday, August 12

Chattanooga, TN – Tuesday's Free Lunch features the latest from the unpredictable Annie Lennox. Bare, released on J records, gives listeners 11 brand-new and deeply personal songs from Lennox.

But we wouldn't expect Annie Lennox to JUST give us an album of beautifully heartfelt songs. Lennox gives us this disturbing, and at the same time beautiful, album cover. She writes in the liner notes that she feels she has exposed' herself on Bare.

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Thu August 7, 2003
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WUTC Offers Two-Day Getaway to Barnsley Gardens

Chattanooga, TN – Located in Adairsville, Ga. Barnsley Gardens is one of the most captivating resorts in the south.

Nestled midway between Chattanooga and Atlanta on Interstate 75, Barnsely Gardens has something to offer everyone. Activities include championship golf, horseback riding, relaxation at the spa, and mountain biking and hiking trails. Not to mention the regionally inspired meals available at the estate restaurants.

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Thu August 7, 2003
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Daily Playlists Now Posted On Website

Chattanooga, TN – Mary Anne Williams, Richard Winham, and Joshua Daniels are working daily to provide lists of every song heard on WUTC. These daily playlists will provide the name of the artist, title of the song, and the title of the album along with the recording label.

To access the playlist, simply click on the local programming link on the main page. Then select "playlists" to access the daily listings.

These playlists will be updated every 24 hours with the previous day's playlist being archived.


Tue August 5, 2003
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Free Lunch for Tuesday, August 5

Chattanooga, TN – On Tuesday, WUTC will air Kate Campbell's latest release, "Monuments" in its entirety.

Campbell, a Nashville based singer-songwriter, comments on the societal changes below the mason-dixon line.

"Monuments" is Cambell's sixth album and first for Large River recordings. Her first performance was at a church with her sister singing Dolly Parton's "Daddy was an old time preacher man."

Campbell's influences were James Taylor, Peter, Paul, and Mary, and Kris Kristofferson.

For more information on Kate Campbell, visit


Thu July 31, 2003
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Free Lunch for Thursday, July 31

Chattanooga, TN – Tony Furtado is a renowned slide guitarist/banjo player and known for his progressive bluegrass and Celtic stylings.

Originally from Boulder CO, Furtado studied music and art at Cal State Hayward. He then turned heads in Kansas by winning the Grand National Banjo Championship. In 1992 Furtado released his first album "Swamped," on Rounder records.

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Tue July 29, 2003
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Free Lunch for Tuesday, July 29

Chattanooga, TN – The first Free Lunch this week will be a Joe Ely's first release in five years. "Streets of Sin," on Rounder records, is a gritty look at the lives of ordinary people struggling to survive.

All of the material on the album was written and composed by Ely. His compassion on the album is evident and his songs are genuine Joe Ely masterpieces.

WUTC is proud to dish out Joe Ely's "Streets of Sin" as the free lunch for Tuesday.

More information on Joe Ely and his music can be found at


Thu July 24, 2003
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Free Lunch for Thursday, July 24

Chattanooga, TN – The Free Lunch for Thursday, July 24 will be the latest release from bluegrass phenom Tim O'Brien titled Traveler, on Sugar Hill records.

For 20 years, O'Brien has been a major player in Americana music. His mandolin sty lings can be heard on numerous albums and his songwriting skills sung by many artists. He is best known for his songs Untold Stories and Walk the way the Wind Blows, both recorded by Kathy Mattea.

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Mon July 21, 2003
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Free Lunch for Tuesday, July 22

Chattanooga, TN – The Free Lunch for Tuesday, July 22 will be a special interview with the legendary rock duo Steely Dan. The interview is titled One Hour Sale! and documents the making of Steely Dan's latest release on Reprise Records, Everything Must Go .

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Mon July 14, 2003
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Free Lunch for Tuesday, July 15

Chattanooga, TN – Tuesday's Free Lunch will be the new, roots based, album from John Mellencamp. The new album is titled Trouble No More and was released on June, 3 from Columbia records.

Trouble No More is the first cover album of Mellencamp's career. It features Mellencamp and his band performing a collection of classic blues and folk songs.

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Thu July 10, 2003
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Free Lunch for Thursday, July 10

Chattanooga, TN – Thursday's Free Lunch will be the Tuscon Az, based Calexico. Their new album titled Feast of Wire will be aired in its entirety at noon on Thursday, July 10.

Fans of Calexico are drawn to the group's varying styles of music. On Feast of Wire, all of the songs seem to gather their roots from various musical backgrounds. Songs such as Stevie Nicks, and Sunken Waltz exemplify Calexico's varying stylistic influences.

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Thu July 3, 2003
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Free Lunch for Thursday, July 3

Chattanooga, TN – Every Tuesday and Thursday, WUTC offers something special to midday listeners. The Free Lunch program is the broadcast of an entire album, concert, or radio interview for your listening pleasure.

On Thursday, July 03, 2003 the Free Lunch will feature a radio interview with the members of the Alt. Country band Uncle Tupelo. This interview discusses the formation and demise of the legendary group with interviews with the band's three members: Jay Farrar, Jeff Tweedy, and Mike Heidorn.

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Tue June 24, 2003
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Jennifer Daniels Concert to Be Aired on WUTC

Chattanooga,TN –
In the coming weeks, WUTC plans to use the Free Lunch hour to air recent concerts from both the Riverbend Festival and the ongoing Nightfall Concert series.

The Free Lunch hour begins at noon every Tuesday and Thursday on WUTC radio.

On Tuesday, WUTC will air the first half of Jennifer Daniels performance from the Unumprovident stage on Friday, June 6.

The second half of the concert will be played on Thursday, June 26.

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