Music and Arts

We're wrapping up our year-end blog posts with WOUB Music Director and Crossing Boundaries host Mark Hellenberg, who shares his top albums of 2014.

Find all of our staff and volunteer "best of" lists on our music blog at

"A Comedian Sees the World" was singled out by film critic Leonard Maltin
Darryl Van Leer will perform "The Norm of Greatness" Jan. 28 at OU-Lancaster

WOUB Music Blog

Musician/recording engineer/video producer's picks include The Oath, Scott Walker
Haffa's Records co-owner's picks albums by Motel Beds, Wussy, Mirel Wagner
DJ/musician's picks include Sharon Jones, Hassan Hakmoun

NPR Music


New exhibit takes cue from classic Dr. Seuss book
Deadline to submit poetry, stories and songs is Jan. 15
Award-winning film will be screened Jan. 26 at the Athena Cinema
Film stars Reese Witherspoon, directed by "Dallas Buyers Club's" Jean-Marc Vallée
Annual show will be performed Dec. 17-21
"Houses of Coolville" project is much more than just painting houses
Athens painter talks about her work, adopted hometown