Ann Delisi's Essential Music

  • Saturday Sunday 11 a.m.–2 p.m.

After working hard work all week, Ann Delisi’s Essential Music (ADEM) is your weekend destination for fun. Ann serves up a thoroughly hand-picked combination of great contemporary music and the classics you need to hear.

ADEM features music made in Detroit, along with live in-studio performances, interviews and special features. Submit your Essential Songs at the ADEM page on Facebook.

Get in touch with Ann atadelisi@wdet.org.




WDET is heading to the Auto Show to celebrate the Motor City. So we’re asking, When you’re driving, what’s your favorite song to listen to?

Submit your essential driving song today>>

You’ll be entered to win a hand-crafted prize package featuring Revel speakers -- and you and your song could be featured on a special edition of Essential Music. Click here to view the offial contest rules.



Ann Delisi's Essential Music Saturday broadcasts are made possible by the generous support of our Sustaining Members.

  • Dec 13

    Ann Delisi's Essential Music: 2014-12-13 - Ann Delisi's Essential Driving Songs



    Song

    Artist

    Album

    Stolen Car
    Beth Orton Central Reservation
    Try Me On…I'm Very You
    Dee-Lite World Clique
    You Are Undeniable
    Mos Def/Marvin Gaye You Are Undeniable
    Ex-Factor
    The Hard Lessons N/A
    Everything is Everything
    Lauryn Hil The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill
    Show Some Emotion
    Joan Armatrading Track Record
    Sirenes
    BazBaz La Chose
    Be The One
    Jack Penate Everything Is New
    I'll Be Around
    Carolyn Striho Secrets In Space
    One Headlight
    The Wallflowers Bringing Down the Horse
    Reboot the Mission
    The Wallflowers Glad All Over
    Mistletoe
    Blaire Alise & The Bombshells Mistletoe

  • Dec 07

    Ann Delisi's Essential Music: 2014-12-07 - Ann Delisi's Essential Music



    Song

    Artist

    Album

    Sowing the Seeds of Love
    Tears for Fears The Seeds of Love
    Fuel to the Fire
    Agnes Obel Aventine
    Cello Song
    The Books Featuring Jose Gonzalez Dark is the Night
    Budapest
    George Ezrz Did you Hear the Rain? EP
    Best Days of Our Lives
    Weekend Players Pursuit of Happiness
    Nashville Girl
    Whistle Stop Revue Live in the WDET Studios
    Blake's Rag
    Whistle Stop Revue Live in the WDET Studios
    Amsterdam
    Daughter If You Leave
    Then Came the Morning
    The Lone Bellow Then Came the Morning
    Something About Us
    Daft Punk Discovery
    All Your Gold
    Bat for Lashes The Haunted Man

  • Dec 06

    Ann Delisi's Essential Music: 2014-12-06 - Ann Delisi's Essential Music



    Song

    Artist

    Album

    The Heart of Saturday Night
    Tom Waits The Heart of Saturday Night
    Hold On
    Tom Waits Mule Variations
    Smoke and Mirrors
    Jamiroquai Rock Dust Light Star
    Ridin'
    Amp Fiddler Ridin'/Faith EP
    Cry
    Thornetta Davis Sunday Morning Music
    Don't Wait
    Eric Clapton Eric Clapton & Friends: The Breeze, An Appreciation of JJ Cale
    Call Me the Breeze
    JJ Cale Naturally
    Dog Days Are Over
    Florence + The Machine Lungs
    Petition
    Tennis Young and Old
    Left My Woman
    The Wild Feathers The Wild Feathers
    Dylan LeBlanc
    Dylan LeBlanc Paupers Field
    History's Door
    Husky Forever So

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