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.


87 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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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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We take you to the Stanford Powwow where Hosts Gregg McVicar & Gabriela Castelán meet native attendees of many tribes to discuss dance, tradition, ...

  • Added: May 17, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:54
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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: Apr 27, 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
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We take to the streets for reviews of the Marvel motion picture Black Panther…which is breaking all kinds of box office records. Then in hour 2 we...

  • Added: Feb 25, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:56
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Co-Hosts Gregg McVicar & Gabriela Castelán hang out portside at the nexus of boats, birds, trains, food, beer — just friends & family out enjoying ...

  • Added: Mar 22, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:51
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We visit the National Museum of African American History & Culture, the newest Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela interview...

  • Added: Feb 01, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:54
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Co-Hosts Gregg McVicar & Gabriela Castelán spend a week in Havana experiencing live music, food, people and the rich culture of Cuba. It’s a sonic...

  • Added: Jan 25, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:47
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On a rainy weekend, Gregg cobbles together an electronic music studio out of old iPads, a friend drops by with a cutting-edge drone, Gabriela donat...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:54
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In this episode we celebrate contemporary Native American artists with rare live recordings of Ulali and Bill Miller. Also, interviews with Buffy ...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:51