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The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, June 24, 2016

4th Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM: Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer

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

4 PM: Chris Frantz: The Talking Head

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

7:30 PM: Economic Update with Dr. Richard Wolff

Small Victories, Big Lessons – Updates on victories (1) over US sugar industry and (2) in reducing Sweden’s 40-hour workweek to 30 hours with no pay cut.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski (fill-in for Bob Chamenko)

2 AM (Saturday): Snap, Crackle, and Pop!: Alec Cumming (fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, June 23, 2016

4th Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

2 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Cliff Furnald

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

12 Noon: Rootstock Radio: Theresa Marquez

Host Theresa Marquez speaks with Megan Kimble, author and managing editor for Edible Baja Arizona in Tucson Arizona. Megan is also the author of Unprocessed: My Busy, Broke, City-Dwelling Year of Reclaiming Food. Bon Appetit said Unprocessed is a beautiful and refreshingly honest look at the sticky business of making ethical and responsible food choices in our current food landscape. She has an MFA in creative writing nonfiction from the University of Arizona. Theresa and Megan discuss the founding and direction of Edible Baja and how her book has changed the way she views the world of food. Megan also talks about Tucson’s recent award as a World City of Gastronomy.

1 PM: Chateau Batteau: Robin Batteau

4 PM: Surf Party Apocalypse: Michelle Spinei

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM (Friday): Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, June 22, 2016

4th Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Mark Mushin

2 AM: Keep Driftin’: DJ DaySix

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: The Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Music, Sacred, and Profane: Nick Jacobs

4 PM: Wednesday Night Fish Fry: Early Bird Edition: Rod Ross

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: East End Ink

A celebration of the poetry of Antje Katcher with Paul Genega and friends reading from her posthumous collection Catechism. East End Ink is heard on the 4th Wednesday each month. Programs are archived at eastendink.blogspot.com. Podcasts are at soundcloud.com/groups/east-end-ink

8 PM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

2 AM (Thursday): Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, June 21, 2016

3rd Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Elijah Malone (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM: The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

11:55 AM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

12 Noon: First Voices Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

4:30 PM: Discussion with Janet Evelyn, WPKN’s underwriting manager and an organizer of Norwalk’s NICE Festival (Norwalk International Cultural Exchange), taking place on July 9: a day to celebrate Norwalk’s rich cultural heritage.

5:30 PM: An interview with singer Lizz Wright, who will be performing at the Ridgefield Playhouse this coming Saturday night, June 25, at 8 p.m.

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International LGBT Radio Magazine

8 PM: Monsoon Radio: Daniel Bass

11 PM: Mark Mushin

2 AM (Wednesday): Keep Driftin’: DJ DaySix

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 20, 2016

3rd Monday

12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Mark Mushin

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

12 Noon: Arts on Air – The Arts Council of Greater New Haven

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Kevin Gallagher

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  1. Sarah Warbelow, Legal Director with Human Rights Campaign, discusses the tragic mass shooting at the Pulse gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida — in the context of the ongoing epidemic of hate crimes targeting members of the LGBTQ community across the U.S.
  2. Ladd Everitt, Director of Communications with the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, assesses the latest tragic mass shooting in Orlando, Florida, and the repercussions, including the Democratic filibuster in the U.S. Senate and the GOP commitment to hold votes on expanded background checks and a ban of gun sales to suspected terrorists.
  3. Craig Aaron, President and CEO of Free Press reviews the recent positive court decision upholding the FCC’s Net Neutrality rules, and his group’s ongoing “fight for a universal, affordable and open internet.”
  4. Matthew Cardinale, talks about his project SMART ALEC, a progressive alternative to the secretive, right wing, corporate-funded American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC.) SMART ALEC, (State & Municipal Action for Results Today / Agenda for Legislative Empowerment & Collaboration) was founded to promote progressive public policy solutions at the local and state levels.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Richard Zacks talks about his new book about Mark Twain’s world lecture tour to get himself out of debt. It’s called Chasing the Last Laugh: Mark Twain’s Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour. Then we re-air the 2012 interview Zacks gave Writer’s Voice in 2012 about his book Island of Vice. It’s about Teddy Roosevelt’s time as New York City’s anti-corruption Police Commissioner.

11 PM: Elijah Malone (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 19, 2016

3rd Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room – “Soul’s Place”

2 AM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

5 AM: Haitian Program: Maud Joseph and Bertho Joseph

7 AM: Integrative Wellness: Maud Joseph and Dr. Z.

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: Sunday Mix: Edwin or Luis

5 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-reported news stories and analysis. Produced by Scott Harris

5:30 PM: Mic Check: weekly community discussion program.

6 PM: Ralph Nader Radio Hour: Ralph Nader with David Feldman and Steve Skrovan

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for Railroad Dave Radio: David Schwartz)

12 AM (Monday): Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM (Monday): The A List: Sam Hopkins

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, June 18, 2016

3rd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Dan Correll (fill-in for 3rd Friday Night Live Music)

2 AM: Snap, Crackle, and Pop!: Alec Cumming (fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)

6 AM: The Carousel: Dave Z.

9 AM: The Car Bob Show: Bob Costanzo, Doug Echols and the Car Bob Crew

11 AM: Barricada: con John Lugo

1 PM: Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl

4 PM: The Kitchen Sink: Catherine Conroy (fill-in for Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl)

7 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – “Soul’s Place”

2 AM (Sunday): Icon In The Domain

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, June 17, 2016

3rd Friday

11 PM (Thursday): For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici (fill-in for Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter)

2 AM: Sean Corvino

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in for Doug Echols)

9 AM: Irie Feeling Radio: Dave O.

12 Noon: State of the Arts: Richard Pheneger & Peggy Nelson

1 PM: PURE w/howard thompson

5 PM: Connections: Eric Cocks

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

7:30 PM: Economic Update with Dr. Richard Wolff

Economic Change: Why and How – Updates on CEO pay, new book on inequality, US estate and inheritance taxes.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Dan Correll (fill-in for 3rd Friday Night Live Music)

2 AM (Saturday): Snap, Crackle, and Pop!: Alec Cumming (fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, June 16, 2016

3rd Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): DJ Mondavi

2 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Cliff Furnald

10 AM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay (fill-in for A Miniature World: Binnie Klein)

12 Noon: The Organic Farmstand: Richard Hill, Guy Beardsley, Bill Duesing and friends

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: Luis Luna

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici (fill-in for Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter)

2 AM (Friday): Sean Corvino

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, June 15, 2016

3rd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): The Relay: Jason Bischoff Wurstle

2 AM: Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

9 AM: The Carl J. Frano Show: Carl J. Frano

12 Noon: Kathy’s Corner: Kathy Connor

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: Mike Zito

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: Sustainable East End: Francesca Rheannon

Host Francesca Rheannon talks with Scott Chaskey about his book Seedtime: On the History, Husbandry, Politics and Promise of Seeds. Chaskey is manager of the Quail Hill Farm in Amagansett, New York’s first Community Supported Agriculture organic farm. The farm is owned by the Peconic Land Trust; an organization devoted to preservation of farms and open space on Long Island’s east end. Sustainable East End is heard on the 3rd Wednesday each month at this time. The programs are archived at SustainableEastEnd.blogspot.com and will soon be available at WPKN podcasts.

8 PM: Shaki Presents

11 PM: DJ Mondavi

2 AM (Thursday): Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, June 14, 2016

2nd Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

2 AM: The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

11:55 AM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

12 Noon: First Voices Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International LGBT Radio Magazine

8 PM: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: The Relay: Jason Bischoff Wurstle

2 AM (Wednesday): Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 13, 2016

2nd Monday

12 AM:Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson)

9 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli

12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Pete Stewart

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island

7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News

7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  1. Stacey Hopkins, co-founder and team leader with group, Brand New Congress discusses the goals and objectives of this new political organization which grew out of the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign, as well as the major issues of concern to the founders of this group in November’s U.S. presidential and congressional election.
  2. Rachel Curley, Democracy Associate with Public Citizen’s Congress Watch describes the campaign to win passage of the proposed #WeThePeople democracy reforms targeting money in U.S. politics, and the role these demands could play in this year’s presidential and congressional election campaigns.
  3. Jeremy Brecher is the author of more than a dozen books on labor and social movements, including Strike! and Global Village or Global Pillage and the winner of five regional Emmy awards for his documentary movie work. He currently works with the Labor Network for Sustainability. He’ll discuss his recent article co-written with Joe Uehlein titled, “American Unions Form Alliance to Prevent Climate Disaster,” and issues related to this November’s presidential and congressional election.
  4. Tom Swan, executive director of the Connecticut Citizen Action Group talks about some of the work CCAG is now engaged in, including the campaign to replace CT Insurance Commissioner Katherine Wade and organizing opposition to the proposed Cigna-Anthem corporate insurance merger.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Naturalist and environmental educator John Muir Laws talks about his book The Laws Guide to Nature Drawing and Journaling. Then we talk with author Corinne Smith about another great lover of nature, Henry David Thoreau. Her latest book about the great 19th century writer is Henry David Thoreau for Kids: His Life and Ideas, With 21 Activities.

11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning