UnderCurrents WEEKEND

Series produced by UnderCurrents

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An exhilarating mix of new records and deep favorites, punctuated by street interviews, cooking and conversation. Hosts Gregg McVicar and Gabriela Castelán ease listeners from the hectic week into a playful weekend state of mind.

From the creators of UnderCurrents, the daily music show now heard on 177 stations nationwide, comes this new series designed especially for the start of the weekend (even if your station is primarily news/talk). It's an exhilarating mix of new records and deep favorites, punctuated by street interviews, cooking and conversation. Hosts Gregg McVicar and Gabriela Castelán ease listeners from the hectic week into a playful weekend state of mind. Your ticket to music and fun!

UnderCurrents WEEKEND is available by an annual carriage fee. For more information please contact Wayne Knickel at wayne@creativepr.org.


93 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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We take our backpack recorders to Old Spanish Fiesta Days in Santa Barbara, CA. It’s a wonderful annual event celebrating Spanish dance and Mexica...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:55
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We take you to the Stanford Powwow where Hosts Gregg McVicar & Gabriela Castelán meet native attendees of many tribes to discuss dance, tradition, ...

  • Added: Jul 31, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:54
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Co-Hosts Gregg McVicar & Gabriela Castelán meet young couples who have started little businesses for people to have fun: exotic tent "glamping" and...

  • Added: Jul 26, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:53
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Gregg and Gabriela return from California WorldFest with a trove of tape, including interviews with Anishinabe recording artist Keith Secola, and C...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:51
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Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela get their hands on a new Tesla Model 3 and take it for a long-distance spin from SF to San Diego and back. Hr1 documents...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:47
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Gregg & Gabriela hit the festivals and bring back some souvenirs of audio fun. We’ll meet The Suitcase Junket, a cigar box guitar maker, Zydeco ba...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:52
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Gregg & Gabriela go backstage at the Fillmore to hang with Fantastic Negrito. Then Gregg learns about plans underway for aerial ridesharing, hoppi...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:52
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Gregg explores what it it was like for his father, as a cadet on a Liberty Ship during WWII. We take our microphone on a voyage on the Jeremiah O’...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:52
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In Hour 1 we meet The Worm Guy who shows us how to build fertile soil. In Hour 2 we meet The Train Guy who transmits history through model railroa...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:49
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Gregg & Gabriela continue their adventures in beautiful Costa Rica where you'll meet locals & ex-pats at work and at play. All this and lots of gr...

  • Added: May 31, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:54
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In Hr 1, Gregg & Gabriela take a drive in an electric car and explore the topic through music and street interviews. In Hr 2, Special Corresponden...

  • Added: May 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:53
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What happens when a tree removal crew takes over next to the studio? We get to know them, feed them, photograph and interview them of course! Cir...

  • Added: May 11, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:54
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This week we head to a San Francisco club to meet the exquisite songwriter/vocalist Inara George (The Bird & The Bee, Living Sisters). In Hour 2 w...

  • Added: May 02, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:52
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Gabriela visits the home of renowned Mexican artist Frida Kahlo (La Casa Azul) and Gregg spins new music from Prince, The National, Lord Huron, Ry ...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:50
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Gregg & Gabriela talk with people who share what they're doing in their personal life or at work to take care of planet. In Hour 2 we learn the di...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:55
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Getting out for a hike is one of the simplest and most rewarding of weekend activities. Join Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela as they mingle with hikers,...

  • Added: Apr 12, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:54
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Co-Host Gregg McVicar meeets a heavily tattooed man who explains everything about his commitment to ink. Co-Host Gabriela Castelán recommends spri...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:54
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Young Americans are taking it to the streets and we were there with our microphones to listen. Gregg chats with Wildlife Biologist and Mt. Lion ex...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:49
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Co-Hosts Gregg McVicar and Gabriela Castelán continue their exploration of Cuba, meeting locals in music and the arts. In Hour 2, we'll dive into ...

  • Added: Mar 18, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:50
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Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela head out in search of great Mexican food...the legendary New Mecca Cafe. Then we’ll explore a food mecca of another kind...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:51