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The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, February 4, 2016

1st Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like: Bruce Swan (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

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

10 AM: A short tribute to Paul Kantner, founding member of Jefferson Airplane who passed away last Thursday; produced by Scott Shapleigh.

11 AM: Binnie Klein speaks with Meredith Maran who has assembled a lively and candid group of essays for her new anthology, Why We Write About Ourselves: Twenty Memoirists on Why They Exposes Themselves (and Others) in the Name of Literature. Contributors include A.M. Homes, Darin Strauss, Anne Lamott, Meghan Daum and Dani Shapiro (Daum and Shapiro being former guests of A Miniature World).

12 Noon: The Organic Farm Stand: Guy Beardsley and friends

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: Dave Hogan

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: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Mark Muller’s New Music Network)

2 AM (Friday): Joey “Nomad” Santiago

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, February 3, 2016

1st Wednesday

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

2 AM: Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Doug Hovey (fill-in for Ebong Udoma)

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

12 Noon: The Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Music, Sacred And Profane: Nick Jacobs)

4 PM: Mike Horyczun

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening Report: national and international news

7:30 PM: North Fork Works: Hazel Kahan

This month we hear again the second program in the then new North Fork Works series, launched in March, 2012. Hazel Kahan asks Bob Jester, born and bred in Greenport, New York to talk about his life as a chimney sweep, educator, scientist and volunteer fireman. “What Bob told our listeners then about the rituals, myths and superstitions surrounding chimney sweeps has remained with me since I first heard them, but more than that, for me Bob is a man who lives a very large life. He is a remarkable person,” says Hazel. North Fork Works produced by Tony Ernst. North Fork Works programs are archived.

8 PM: Liz Becker

11 PM: Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like: Bruce Swan (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, February 2, 2016

1st Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): DJ DaySix (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: The New Haven Mavens: Todd Lyon and Nancy Shea

1 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening 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 PM: Jack Beatty, historian, author and news commentator for On Point, will provide perspective on the strangest electoral and political landscape in recent memory.
  • 9:10 PM: Prof. Richard Wolff will talk about the economic roots of the inflamed racist and nativist rhetoric and activity that have poisoned the political landscape in recent months. He’ll also analyze the links between the American slave economy and the present-day economic milieu.
  • 10:00 PM — Post-Bop and Beyond: contemporary and classic Jazz gems that push the harmonic and rhythmic envelope.

11 PM: For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, February 1, 2016

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: Mark Mushin

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

12 Noon: Report To The Listeners: General Manager Steve di Costanzo

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

  1. George Lakey, co-founder of Earth Quaker Action Group and author of the book, “Powerful Peacemaking: A Strategy for a Living Revolution,” provides analysis of the 2016 election campaign as the first votes are being cast in the Iowa caucuses, and discusses his recent article, “What Happens to Bernie Sanders Movement if he Loses?
  2. Marge Baker, executive vice president of People For the American Way, one of the groups organizing the Democracy Awakening actions this April in Washington, D.C., discusses the objectives of the spring convergence, and the various strategies being employed to protect voting rights and limit the unchecked power of big money in U.S. politics.
  3. Kieran Suckling, Executive Director, Center for Biological Diversity discusses his group’s presence at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Oregon, in opposition to the armed militia’s occupation of the refuge headquarters, and their advocacy of seizing public lands for private profit. He’ll relate his personal interactions with militia members before and after the police/FBI arrest of 6 members of the group – a confrontation that resulted in the death of their spokesman, Robert “LaVoy” Finicum.
  4. David Bacon, a writer, photojournalist and associate editor at Pacific News Service is the author of several books including, “The Right to Stay Home: How US Policy Drives Mexican Migration,” discuss his recent article, “Beyond Deportation: Fixing a Broken Immigration System,” and the issues related to the 2016 presidential election campaign.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Journalist Doug Henwood talks about his new book, My Turn: Hillary Clinton Targets the Presidency (Verso Books). It’s an in-depth examination of Hillary Clinton’s record. Henwood questions whether she is as progressive as she claims as she runs against a strong challenge from the left.

11 PM: DJ DaySix (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, January 31, 2016

5th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room — “Sacred Spirits”

2 AM: Sour Hours: Joey Nomad

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud 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: 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, January 30, 2016

5th Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko

2 AM: Sean Corvino (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: Live Culture: Martha Lewis – ideas in and around contemporary art

12 PM: Mark Mushin (fill-in for Ina Chadwick)

1 PM: Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl

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

7 PM: Don Duffy

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – Sacred Spirits

2 AM (Sunday): Sour Hours: Joey “Nomad” Santiago

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, January 29, 2016

5th Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Mark Mushin (fill-in for Mark Muller’s New Music Network)

2 AM: Friday Morning Live: Joey “Nomad” Santiago

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Irie Feeling Radio: Dave O.)

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

1 PM: Backstage Pass: Bruce Swan & Joe “Burcaw” Bearclaw of Black 47 with Special Guest: John Reid, FTC Artistic Dir

4 PM: 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

How Markets Fail – Updates on Johnson Controls Corp evades taxes, Disney sued over abuse of HB-1 visa system, French workers strike against austerity and against socialist government; response to listeners on tax-subsidies for churches and lessons of Israel’s kibbutz experience

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Bob Chamenko

2 AM (Saturday): Sean Corvino (fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, January 28, 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

“Writing and Architecture” — special episode with author Patrick Pinnell.

1 PM: Chateau Batteau: Robin Batteau

4 PM: Surf Party Apocalypse: Michelle Spinei

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Evening News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for In The Evening: Bob Shapiro)

11 PM: Mark Mushin (fill-in for Mark Muller’s New Music Network)

2 AM (Friday): Friday Morning Live: Joey “Nomad” Santiago

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, January 27, 2016

4th Wednesday

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

2 AM: DJ DaySix

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Catherine Conroy (fill-in for Ebong Udoma)

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: The Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein)

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

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: East End Ink

Nineteenth century Irish and Italian immigrants to New York were rivals who became family when they inter-married in the twentieth century. Paul Moses talks about his book An Unlikely Union: The Love-Hate Story of New York’s Irish and Italians. Recorded at Canios Books, Sag Harbor. East End Ink, a literary review, is heard on the 4th Wednesday each month. Programs are archived at eastendink.blogspot.com

8 PM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, January 26, 2016

4th 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 Indigenous Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening 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): DJ DaySix

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, January 25, 2016

4th Monday

10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM: Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda with Tyler Wenning & Eddie G. (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson

9 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli

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

Join us for the monthly In Context War Report as we show how Arab history and culture illuminate Mideast politics and warfare. The emergence and spread of Islam, the Crusades, The Ottoman Empire, European colonialism, the creation of Israel and its wars with Arabs, and the U.S. invasions. A major theme is the disunity of the Arabs. Website: www.incontextreport.com. Email: ken@mdrtalk.org.

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Kevin Gallagher

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening 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. Jake Johnson, research associate with the Center for Economic and Policy Research discusses the major problems of credibility with Haiti’s electoral process, where the presidential election scheduled for January 24 was cancelled due to militant protests in response to widespread allegations of fraud.
  2. David Holtz of the Michigan chapter of the Sierra Club examines the causes and solutions to the ongoing water crisis in Flint, Michigan, where tens of thousands of residents – including thousands of vulnerable children – have been exposed to unsafe levels of lead in their drinking water due to state and federal government’s callous disregard for delivering basic services to the majority poor, black city.
  3. Kieran Suckling, Executive Director, Center for Biological Diversity discusses his group’s presence at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Oregon, in opposition to the armed militia’s occupation of the refuge headquarters, and their advocacy of seizing public lands for private profit.
  4. Stacy Malkan, co-director of the group U.S. Right to Know, summarizes her group’s analysis that found the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have contributed millions of dollars to finance a PR campaign out of Cornell University promoting the use of GMOs and pesticides in agriculture.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

We talk with Bernie Sanders spokesman Jonathan Tasini about his book, The Essential Bernie Sanders. Then, with all the controversy over Sanders’ single payer health care plan, we talk with the economist whose work that plan is based on, Gerald Friedman. Finally, in a lighter vein, we talk with blockbuster mystery writer Sue Grafton about her latest “and reportedly the last” in her Kinsey Milhone series. It’s called just X.

11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, January 24, 2015

4th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol (fill-in for Mikki’s Room)

2 AM: Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol (fill-in for The A List: Vinny)

5 AM: Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol (fill-in for Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph)

7 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Solidarity: 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: 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

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