The Blend

"The old, new, borrowed, and blue."

Every weekday afternoon, WDIY's signature Triple A music program serves up three hours of eclectic music including rock, pop, blues, and beyond. Always fresh with music that's hand-picked daily by our regular roster of rotating hosts, The Blend features a healthy dose of new releases alongside older favorites; everything from Neil Young to Arctic Monkeys, Adele to Howlin' Wolf--The Blend delivers true music variety from record collectors and music enthusiasts.

Jake Shimabukuro Trio Live on The Blend

Feb 18, 2020
Emily Schlegel |WDIY

Hawaii native and viral ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro joins Scott Sherk in studio for a live performance and interview ahead of his performance with the Jake Shimabukuro Trio at the Musikfest Café in Bethlehem.


Dustbowl Revival Live on The Blend

Feb 5, 2020
Shamus McGroggan | WDIY

Americana roots band Dustbowl Revival joins host Shamus McGroggan in the WDIY studios for a live performance and interview ahead of the band's show at Musikfest Café in Bethlehem.


WDIY's Top 10 Albums of January 2020

Jan 30, 2020

These are the top ten most played albums on WDIY for the month of January. Click through the slideshow to follow along.

Steve Brosky & Kenny Siftar Live on The Blend

Nov 21, 2019
Alexis Raskin

Host Bill Dautremont-Smith welcomes Lehigh Valley musicians Steve Brosky and Kenny Siftar to the studio to talk about their performance at SteelStacks with The Band of Veterans in honor of Veterans Day.

Jeremiah Tall Live on The Blend

Oct 3, 2019
Shamus McGroggan

Bucks County Americana singer-songwriter Jeremiah Tall joins host Bill Dautremont-Smith in the studio for a live stripped-down performance and interview with his newly-assembled band, The Lore.

Interview: Don Braden on Doodlin'

Sep 26, 2019

Arnie Lichten talks with jazz saxophonist, flutist, composer and educator Don Braden. Braden’s jazz career has spanned over 40 years, touring with jazz greats such as Betty Carter, Wynton Marsalis, Tony Williams, and many others.

Interview: The Electric Farm's Joey Mutis on The Blend

Sep 26, 2019
Shamus McGroggan

Joey Mutis, leader of The Electric Farm, the Lehigh Valley's long-running and acclaimed folk-rock band, joins host Bill Dautremont-Smith to talk about Electric Farm's latest and fifth album, Unglued, now available in both vinyl and CD formats.

Interview: Rebels of Grundy City on The Blend

Sep 19, 2019

Jason Hinkle, Bill Moyer, and Justin Psaila from Lehigh Valley alternative rock band Rebels of Grundy City stop by the studio to debut songs from their new EP Rebel Sun and discuss their upcoming show later tonight at Miller Symphony Hall's Lyric Room, part of Third Thursday.


We Banjo 3 Live on The Blend

Aug 7, 2019
Shamus McGroggan

Galway, Ireland bluegrass/folk band We Banjo 3 join host Dave Pandl in the studio for a live performance and interview previewing their Musikfest appearance.

Seth Witcher Live on The Blend

Aug 1, 2019
Shamus McGtoggan

Allentown alternative pop artist Seth Witcher joins host Stewart Brodian in the WDIY studios for a live performance and interview ahead of his three upcoming sets at Musikfest.


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