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The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, August 2, 2015

1st Sunday

During the Gathering of the Vibes music festival, WPKN will carry “Radio Vibes” via 89.5 FM. Our internet stream will carry WPKN’s regular broadcast schedule.

10 PM (Saturday): The Chris and Madeline Show: Madeline Horrigan & Christopher Cadra (fill-in for Mikki’s Room)

2 AM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

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

10 AM: TBA (fill-in for Morning Maniac Music: David Golden)

1 PM: TBA (fill-in for 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: Dave Hogan (fill-in for Amazon Radio: Pam Smith)

7 PM: Colette Rossignol (fill-in for Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan)

10 PM: 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, August 1, 2015

1st Saturday

During the Gathering of the Vibes music festival, WPKN will carry “Radio Vibes” via 89.5 FM. Our internet stream will carry WPKN’s regular broadcast schedule.

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko

2 AM: 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: John Lugo

1 PM: Dave Hogan (fill-in for Annette Szczesiul)

4 PM: Dan Correll

7 PM: Songtrails: Caroline Doctorow with folk and roots based music.

Caroline’s father, world-renowned author E.L.Doctorow, passed away Tuesday, July 21. In 2013, Caroline talked with her father on Songtrails about music in the family and his memories of the folk icons of the ’60s. We re-broadcast the interview this week. Featured is the music of Pete Seeger, Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Paul Robeson, Richard and Mimi Farina and others. Songtrails airs on the first Saturday each month.

8 PM: Dan Correll (fill-in for Soca Showcase: Icon)

10 PM: The Chris and Madeline Show: Madeline Horrigan & Christopher Cadra (fill-in for Mikki’s Room)

2 AM (Sunday): Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, July 31, 2015

5th Friday

During the Gathering of the Vibes music festival, WPKN will carry “Radio Vibes” via 89.5 FM. Our internet stream will carry WPKN’s regular broadcast schedule.

11 PM (Thursday): Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter

2 AM: Friday Morning Live: Elijah Malone

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del “In Transition”

9 AM: Irie Feeling Radio: Dave O.

12 Noon: Radio Special: PEACE TALKS RADIO- The Dalai Lama in our Time (fill-in for State of the Arts: Richard Pheneger & Peggy Nelson)

1 PM: Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like: Bruce Swan

4 PM: The A Team: Sam & Vinnie (fill-in for Chris Frantz, The Talking Head)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

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

Economic Reality Checks – Updates on Boeing and economic blackmail, socialism returns, Chrysler fine is bogus, airline fees ploy, auto union vs wage tiers. We respond to questions on stale debate at Medicare 50th anniversary and on getting financing for worker coops.

8 PM: Surf Party Apocalypse: Michelle Spinei (fill-in for Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport)

10 PM: Bob Chamenko

2 AM (Saturday): Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, July 30, 2015

5th Thursday

During the Gathering of the Vibes music festival, WPKN will carry “Radio Vibes” via 89.5 FM. Our internet stream will be WPKN’s regular broadcast schedule.

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: Preservation Sound: Chris Ruggiero (fill-in for A Miniature World: Binnie Klein)

12 Noon: Home Page: Binnie Klein and Duo Dickinson

Rebroadcast of “The Colonial and Other Ubiquitous Architectural Styles of New England” with Binnie Klein and Duo Dickinson, hosts. Special guest is architect, restorer, and tour guide Colin Caplan of New Haven.

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay (fill-in for The Modern Hippy: Kyle Starkey)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: Blues In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: The Temple of Sacred Sounds: Ed Flynn

2 AM (Friday): Friday Morning Live: Eli Malone

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, July 29, 2015

5th Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM: The Chris and Madeline Show: Chris Cadra and Madeline Horrigan

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Ebong Udoma)

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: FM Mutations: Allyson McCabe

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: East End Ink

Louise DeSalvo, Sal LaGumina and Peter Covino read their work in a program presented by the Italian American Studies Association at Canios Books, Sag Harbor. Part 2 of a 2 part program. East End Ink programs are archived at eastendink.blogspot.com.

8 PM: Scott Thompson

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, July 28, 2015

4th Tuesday

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

2 AM: 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 Indigenous Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1:00 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

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: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM (Wednesday): The Chris and Madeline Show: Chris Cadra and Madeline Horrigan

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, July 27, 2015

4th Monday

10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson

9 AM: Dave Hogan

12 Noon: In Context: Ken and Marchand MacDermotRoe and Gus Cantavero

Join us for the monthly In Context War Report. Military affairs commentator Marchand MacDermotRoe examines the Chinese way of war from Sun Tzu to Mao. He also looks at China’s geo-political objectives and military capabilities relative to the U.S. [encore presentation]. Website: www.incontextreport.com. Email: ken@mdrtalk.org.

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Pete Stewart

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

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

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  1. Paul Kawika Martin, Political & Communications Director with Peace Action talks about the role of the U.S. peace movement in mobilizing support for the international Iran nuclear accord as it’s debated in Congress and opponents work to enlist lawmakers to vote for a resolution of disapproval and override a promised presidential veto.
  2. Citizen activist, author and four-time independent presidential candidate Ralph Nader, assesses the 2016 presidential campaign — with a focus on the potential of Vermont U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders’ progressive agenga, Hillary Clinton’s recent adoption of left rhetoric and the large field of Republican candidates including the “Donald Trump effect.”
  3. Erica Payne, President of The Agenda Project Action Fund and creator of the “Granny Off the Cliff” TV ad, examines Jeb Bush’s recent statement that if elected President, he intends to phase out Medicare — and the corporate media’s role in shaping our nation’s public debates that often results in the dissemination of misinformation leading citizens to vote against their own economic self-interest.
  4. Patty Lovera, Assistant Director with Food & Water Watch discusses the recent House passage of the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act, which prohibits states from mandating the labeling of food that contains GMO ingredients, its impact on states that currently have their own food labeling laws and the groups behind this effort to deny consumers basic information about the food they eat.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Animal behaviorist Vint Virga talks about his award-winning book, The Soul of All Living Creatures: What Animals Can Teach Us About Being Human. And children’s book author Mike Graf discusses his two in his series of adventures guides set in National Parks, To The Top of The Grand, about Grand Teton and Eye of The Whale, about Acadia [encore presentation].

11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

2 AM (Tuesday): Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, July 26, 2015

4th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: Icon In The Domain (fill-in for The A List: Vinny)

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Solidarity: Garnett Ankle

9 AM: What’s Your Point?: Garnett Ankle

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: Surf Party Apocalypse: Michelle Spinei (fill-in for Amazon Radio: Pam Smith)

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, July 25, 2015

4th Saturday

8 PM (Friday): Esoterica et Cetera: Jeff Day (fill-in for Bob Chamenko)

2 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

6 AM: It’s A Hit!: Rob Reeves

9 AM: Tune Into Your Body: Dr. Wendy Leigh White

10 AM: Cosmic Perspective: Andy Poniros

Featured on today’s program:

  • NASA Astronaut Colonel Rex Walheim will discuss NASA’s Orion Spacecraft, that will some day take humans, to the Moon, an Asteroid, and Mars.
  • NASA Planetary Science Director, Dr Jim Green, will discuss what NASA is doing to protect the Earth from asteroid impacts & the search for life in the Universe.
  • Highlights of the New Horizons Pluto Flyby Event from Applied Physics Lab
  • Local Astronomy & Space Related Events

11 AM: Live Culture: Martha Lewis – ideas in and around contemporary art

This month on Live Culture 5:

An audioscape and discussion about the 9th Street Community Garden & Park in the East Village, NYC with Artist and Gardener Laurie Olinder.

The East Village is a pioneer in the creation of community-led garden initiatives which unite neighbors in their creation and use. The 9th st garden is one of the most venerable and verdant (it was started in 1979 by Augustine -Nin- Garcia on a large fenced in vacant lot on the corner of 9th Steet and Avenue C ) and has become an important aspect of Laurie Olinder’s artistic practice. Laurie is one of many artists engaged in such community gardens, which often feature sculptures and are home to art classes, school groups and exhibits. Join us as we take a tour of the garden and discuss its history, dynamics and place in the community.

The garden is free and open to the public and is organized, maintained and overseen by volunteers in the area. The East village is unusually rich in such parks, which can be visited and enjoyed by everyone.

As an award winning multimedia designer, painter and photographer, Olinder has presented work in a variety of venues around the world including: BAM, The Barbican, Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and Walt Disney Concert Hall. More of Laurie’s work can be seen on her website here: www.laurieolinder.com and here: phatory.com

12 PM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay (fill-in for Mouse Muse: Ina Chadwick)

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: The Millennials Take Over: DJ Millennial (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

6 PM: The Millennials Take Over: DJ Millennial

7 PM: Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM: Icon In The Domain (fill-in for The A List: Vinny)

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, July 24, 2015

4th Friday

12 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for Mark Muller’s New Music Network)

2 AM: Friday Morning Live: Elijah Malone

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: Luis Luna (fill-in for Drive Time Salsa: John Rivera)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

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

Capitalism’s Endless Costs: Updates on Coke vs Pepsi war, price gouging on cancer drugs, Corwyn good for UK Labor Party, and new Pope’s strong anti-capitalist speeches. We respond to listeners’ questions on guaranteed basic income and on why public employees are not an economic negative.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: esoterica et cetera: Jeff Day (fill-in for Bob Chamenko)

2 AM (Saturday): Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, July 23, 2015

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: Home Page: Binnie Klein and Duo Dickinson

Duo Dickinson and Binnie Klein are joined by in-studio guest Colin Caplan, who works in design and preservation of historical properties in New Haven. He also educates people about the region’s history and development. We’ll be talking some about New England architecture.

1 PM: Chateau Batteau: Robin Batteau

4 PM: Surf Party Apocalypse: Michelle Spinei

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening 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): Elijah Malone

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, July 22, 2015

4th Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

2 AM: Dan Correll

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Ebong Udoma)

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: iMessiah

12 Noon: The Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Music Sacred and Profane: Nick Jacobs

4 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone (fill-in for Rod Ross)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: East End Ink

Tonight’s East End Ink features Italian-American writers in a program presented at Canio’s Books. Sag Harbor in August of 2013. Heard are poet Louisa Calio, historian Stanislao Pugliese, biographer of Ignazio Silone, and poet Robert Viscusi author of Ellis Island. This is part 1 of a 2 part program. The 2nd part will air next week at this time. East End Ink programs are archived at eastendink.blogspot.com.

8 PM: Scott Thompson

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

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