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The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, June 7, 2017

1st Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Lisa Sahulka (fill-in for For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici)

2 AM: The Peak Of The Night: 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: The Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Music Sacred and Profane: Nick Jacobs

4 PM: Mike Horyczun

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

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

7:30 PM: North Fork Works: Hazel Kahan

This month Hazel Kahan’s guest on North Fork Works is Eli Rogosa, farmer, baker and author of Restoring Heritage Grains: the culture, biodiversity, resilience and cuisine of ancient wheats, a far-ranging, illustrated book that combines the long and fascinating history of grain growing with in-depth practical advice on landrace wheat husbandry, wheat folk tradition and mythology, and guidelines for for the Neolithic diet with traditional recipes for rustic bread, pastry and beer. Archived at: hazelkahan.com/north-fork-works-2017/

8 PM: Liz Becker

11 PM: Bruce Swan (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, June 6, 2017

1st Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Rock Therapy: Rob Silber (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

5:00 PM — Hip-hop playwright Aaron Jafferis will join Valerie to discuss his latest production (Be)Longing, which is about creating community in the age of guns. The play is performed with cast members of all ages from New Haven who will be singing and doing beat-box, and hip hop. It was created by Jafferis (librettist) and Byron Au Yong (composer). Performances at Long Wharf Theater at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, June 17, and Sunday, June 18. www.artidea.org/belonging

6:00 PMLisa Spetrini, of New Haven’s EcoWorks organization will call in to talk about her group’s collaboration with the Arts and Ideas Festival. They have hidden 14 Art-Caches around the City of New Haven and invite everyone to seek them and engage by re-creating the art piece found within. www.ecoworksct.org/artcache2017. Lisa will also talking about her participation in the Arts and Ideas Popup Festivals, taking place in locations around New Haven. www.artidea.org/thehill

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: First Tuesday Rainy Day Radio: Richard Hill

8:15 PMBishop John Selders will discuss criminal justice issues both regionally and nationally

8:30 PMYouth Radio: High School voices from Waterbury Arts Magnet School in Waterbury, CT

9:15 PM — Interview with Farhha Feroz, a Sri Lankan immigrant who will share her family’s experience and discuss the political climate regarding immigrants and minorities in the US.

10:00 PMJazz Edge: classic and contemporary Jazz

11 PM: Lisa Sahulka (fill-in for For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici)

2 AM (Wednesday): The Peak Of The Night: Alex Panda

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 5, 2017

1st 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: Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like: Bruce Swan (fill-in for Mark Mushin)

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

12 Noon: The New Haven Mavens: Todd Lyon and Nancy Shea

1 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner (fill-in for 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. Friends of the Earth Deputy Director for Economic Policy, Karen Orenstein, responds to President Trump’s decision to withdraw the US from the Paris Climate Agreement, the dishonest reasons cited for pulling out of the accord, and the consequences for the global effort to address the growing threat of climate change.
  2. Cathy Kennedy, a Roseville, CA Registered Nurse, a member of the California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee board of directors, discusses the campaign to win single payer health care legislation in California, SB 562, the coalition supporting the bill, and the benefits of the effort in California and for similar campaigns across the U.S.
  3. Maria Luisa Mendonça, Coordinator, Network for Social Justice and Human Rights in Brazil; Director, Feminist Alliance for Rights at the Center for Women’s Global Leadership, Rutgers University talks about the ongoing and current political crisis in Brazil, the assault on economic rights and a new wave of anti-government protests.
  4. Veteran progressive political organizer Leslie Cagan reflects on the future of the Resist Trump movement at a panel discussion sponsored by Between The Lines Radio Newsmagazine titled, “Strategies and Tactics to Sustain Effective Resistance for the Long Haul,” recorded at the Left Forum annual conference on Sunday, June 4, 2017.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Susan Quinn talks about her acclaimed book, Eleanor and Hick. It’s about the romance between Eleanor Roosevelt and journalist Leonora Hick. Then, it looks like Donald Trump just decided to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement. We re-air our interview with Naomi Oreskes about the novel she co-wrote with Erik Conway, The Collapse of Western Civilization: A View from the Future. It’s a speculative look at what inaction on the climate has done to our world, looking back from the year 2393.

11 PM: Rock Therapy: Rob Silber (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 4, 2017

1st Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room – “Blue Roads”

2 AM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

5 AM: Vision Communautaire: 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: La Esquina Latina: Edwin o 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: 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 3, 2017

1st Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

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: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: A Little Bit Of Everything: Bob Anderson

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

Caroline will mark the passing of two music greats: Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers, and famed Texas musician Jimmy LaFave. A nod is also given to Bob Dylan‘s 76th Birthday and to the songs of several local musicians you may not have heard of yet. Songtrails is heard on the first Saturday each month.

8 PM: Soca Showcase: Icon

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – “Blue Roads”

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, June 2, 2017

1st Friday

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

2 AM: On The Heir Radio: Prince Letif

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Doug Echols)

9 AM: Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in for Irie Feeling Radio: Dave O.)

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

1 PM: PURE w/howard thompson

4 PM: Connections: Eric Cocks

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

Economic failures and the blame game – Updates on big banks fix rates, IRS checks on churches, CEOs’ pay rises fastest to worsen U.S. inequality.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, June 1, 2017

1st Thursday

8 PM (Wednesday): Shaki Presents

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

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: Dave Hogan

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): On The Heir Radio: Prince Letif

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, May 31, 2017

5th Wednesday

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

2 AM: The Peak Of The Night: Alex Panda

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: Digging In The Dirt: Kevin Gallagher

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: The Music Never Stopped: Martha Nachman

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

Poets Star Black and Bill Zavatsky and Maryann Calendrille of Canios Books read the poetry of the late Bill Knott. Programs are archived at eastendink.blogspot.com. Podcasts are at https://soundcloud.com/wpkn895/sets/east-end-ink-on-wpkn

8:20 PM: Shaki Presents

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, May 30, 2017

5th Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): 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: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone (fill-in for Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner)

4 PM: Jazz It Up: Oscar Gonzalez Barreto

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: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Jim Motavalli)

11 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM (Wednesday): The Peak Of The Night: Alex Panda

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, May 29, 2017

5th Monday

10 PM (Sunday): Lisa Sahulka (fill-in for Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson)

2 AM: Snap, Crackle, and Pop!: Alec Cumming (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Mark Mushin

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

12 PM: Cooking with Carol: Carol Lentini, family & friends (1/30/17 show re-broadcast)

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Rock Therapy: Rob Silber (fill-in for 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. Ron Fein, Legal Director with the group Free Speech For People assesses the mounting evidence that Donald Trump and his regime have likely committed high crimes and misdemeanors, which many observers believe should trigger an impeachment investigation in the Republican controlled House of Representatives.
  2. Alex Lawson, executive Director of Social Security Works, examines President Trump’s proposed federal budget and how it will impact Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid — as well as the work his group is doing to educate the public on the serious threat Trump poses to the nation’s social safety net programs.
  3. Paul Kawika Martin, Senior Director, Policy & Political Affairs with the group Peace Action, discusses both Trump’s recent trip to the Middle East/Europe & the NATO Summit, and the Pentagon recommendation to deploy 5,000 additional US troops to Afghanistan.
  4. Marcus Graetsch, co-director of the Left Forum, an annual conference in New York City, talks about the long history of the Forum, this year’s theme: “Resistance!,” and the opportunities at the conference for local and national connections and collaboration between progressive groups and individual activists.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Andrew Forsthoeffel tells us about his book, Walking To Listen. It’s the amazing story of what happened when he decided to walk across America to gain life wisdom from whomever he encountered. Then, we re-broadcast an edited version of my 2014 interview with Rob Okun about his book Voice Male: The Untold Story of the Pro-feminist Men’s Movement.

11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, May 28, 2017

4th Sunday

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

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

5 AM: Vision Communautaire: Maud Joseph and Bertho Joseph

7 AM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham (fill-in for Solidarity: Garnett Ankle)

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: La Esquina Latina: Edwin o 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: Lisa Sahulka (fill-in for Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, May 27, 2017

4th Saturday

8 PM (Friday): 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!

12 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

6 AM: The Rod Ross Show: Rod Ross

9 AM: Seeking Wellness : Our Bodies Explained: Dr. Kulveen Virdee

10 AM: Cosmic Perspective: Andy Poniros

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

12 PM: What A Story: Ina Chadwick

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

6 PM: The Millennials Take Over: DJ Millennial

7 PM: Speaking to Your Spirit: War Stories: Cheryl A. Palmer

8 PM: The A List: ‘Prime Time’ w/Sam Hopkins & Vinny

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – “Rivers”

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny