The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, May 26, 2017
11 PM (Thursday): Mark Muller’s New Music Network
6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez
7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’
9 AM: Zanj Radio: Maud Joseph
12 Noon: State of the Arts: Richard Pheneger & Peggy Nelson
1 PM: Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like: Bruce Swan
6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island
7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News
7:30 PM: Economic Update with Dr. Richard Wolff
Worker Coops as our Economic Future – Updates on Trump’s 2018 budget, Ford’s undemocratic decisions, US opioid epidemic, Swiss vote to end nuclear power, Harley-Davidson moving jobs overseas, Canada outlaws overbooking seats on planes.
8 PM: The Annual Frank Zappa Memorial Day Meltdown: Bob Chamenko
Your gateway to the Summer: Six Uninterrupted Hours of Zappa Music (8 PM to 2 AM) — Crank the Frank! This year’s edition of the Frank Zappa Memorial Day Meltdown will showcase SIX Hours of FZ, from the early days of Studio Z to the prophetic period of the Utility Muffin Research Kitchen. No aspect of Zappa’s music will remain untouched as your host Bob Chamenko and Special-Guest-Zappa-Experts: Johnny the Rod Curotto, the Crusher, and Windy the House Floutist, explore the arcane world of the 20th Century’s GREATEST COMPOSER. Join us for an evening of calculated madness, and get your head right for the Summer of ’17!
2 AM (Saturday): Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky