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The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, May 6, 2014

1st Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Dave Hogan (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM: Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren

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: Connect, Grow, Influence: Women with Impact – (Women’s Business Development Council Radio Show): Fran Pastore

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

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper (fill-in for Radio Something: Valerie Richardson)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com, SoutholdLocal.com and more.

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: Sea Change Radio

8 PM: Rogue Radio: Scott Thompson (fill-in for First Tuesday Rainy Day Radio: Richard Hill)

11 PM: For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

2 AM (Wednesday): Adrift In The Airwaves: DJ Darkflow

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, May 5, 2014

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 Listener: General Manager Steve di Costanzo

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Kevin Gallagher

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com, SoutholdLocal.com and more.

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International Lesbian & Gay Radio Magazine

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  1. Diann Rust-Tierney, Executive Director of the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, discusses the botched April 30 execution of Clayton Lockett in Oklahoma, background on the shortage of drugs used for lethal injection across the U.S., and an update on the ongoing campaign to abolish the death penalty.
  2. Adam Horrowitz, Co-Editor of Mondoweiss.net, assesses the deadlock of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks covered in his recent article, “Five reasons the breakdown of peace talks is a good thing,” the attacks on Sec. of State John Kerry for his warning of a future Israeli apartheid state, and the ongoing expansion of Israeli settlements in the West Bank.
  3. Priscilla Grim, an early organizer with the Occupy Wall Street movement and current member of the new After Party National Steering Committee, talks about the history and context which led social justice activists around the nation to form a new national political party, and the six principles that guide it.
  4. John Humphries, a member of the Connecticut Roundtable on Climate and Jobs steering committee, discusses his coalition, made up of labor unions, community organizations, religious groups, the business community and environmental organizations, and their work addressing both the state’s economic distress and the climate crisis.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Betty Medsger talks about her book about the 1971 Media, PA theft of files from an FBI office, The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover’s Secret FBI. And Don Mitchell tells how he got involved in the fight to protect endangered bats in his book, Flying Blind.

11 PM: Dave Hogan (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, May 4, 2014

1st Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: Mark Mushin

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Solidarity: Garnett Ankle

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: La Esquina Latina: Latin Music with Luis or Edwin

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

5:30 PM: Amazon Radio: Pam Smith

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, May 3, 2014

1st Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko (fill-in for Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day)

2 AM: CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

6 AM: The Carousel: Dave Z.

9 AM: Cosmic Perspective: Andy Poniros

Featured:

  • NASA 50 Years of Solar System Exploration
  • Tribute Alan Shepard, 1st American in Space
  • Local Astronomy & Space Related Events
  • Interview with Dr. Pauline Schwartz & Dr. Carl Barratt, Professors at the University of New Haven – Topic of Discussion: “The Origins of Life on Earth and Elsewhere in the Universe”

11 AM: Barricada: John Lugo

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: Saturday ViBeZ: DJ Dizz-E

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

Caroline Doctorow presents excerpts from last Thursday’s Songtrails Live at the Suffolk Theater in Riverhead with Caroline, Pete Kennedy, Abbie Gardner, Russ Seeger and the folk rock band Pandafan.

8 PM: Soca Showcase: Icon

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM (Sunday): Mark Mushin

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, May 2, 2014

1st Friday

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

2 AM: Eli Malone

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

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

10 AM: Zanj Radio: Maud Joseph

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

1 PM: PURE: howard thompson – “Turn That Bloody Noise Up!”

4 PM: Connections: Eric Cocks

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com, SoutholdLocal.com and more.

7 PM: Feature Story News

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

8 PM: Colette Rossignol (fill-in for Ray Terlaga)

10 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

2 AM (Saturday): CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, May 1, 2014

1st Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Lounge Sounds: Jose C. & Eddie G.

2 AM: Dave Hogan

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: Guy Beardsley and friends

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com, SoutholdLocal.com and more.

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: Blues In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM (Friday): Eli Malone

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, April 30, 2014

5th Wednesday

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

2 AM: Adrift In The Airwaves: DJ Darkflow

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: Tune Into Your Body: Dr. Leigh White

1 PM: Music Sacred And Profane: Nick Jacobs

4 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com, SoutholdLocal.com and more.

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: North Fork Works: Hazel Kahan

Gideon D’Arcangelo, resident of Orient Village, musician and designer, plays music and talks about “third places,” working with Alan Lomax and organizing Song Swaps in Poquatuck Hall, in Orient, NY. This year’s Song Swap will take place on May 17. North Fork Works programs are archived at www.hazelkahan.com

8 PM: Rogue Radio: Scott Thompson (fill-in for The Modern Hippy Show: Kyle Starkey)

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Jose C. & Eddie G.

2 AM (Thursday): Dave Hogan

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, April 29, 2014

5th Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Michael Dunham

2 AM: Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo welcomes guest DJ Chris Sanchez

9 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

11:55 AM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

12 Noon: First Voices Indigenous Radio: John Kane (interim host for Tiokasin Ghosthorse)

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

4 PM: Rob Merritt (fill-in for Radio Something: Valerie Richardson)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com, SoutholdLocal.com and more.

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: Sea Change Radio

8 PM: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawsi

2 AM (Wednesday): Adrift In The Airwaves: DJ Darkflow

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, April 28, 2014

4th Monday

10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson

9 AM: Rogue Radio: Scott Thompson (fill-in)

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

In our monthly War Report, we discuss the latest developments in the Ukraine crisis, the continuing importance of conventional weapons, the evolving geo-political role of Europe, and how western intervention in Russia’s civil war affects Russia’s attitude toward the West.

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Pete Stewart

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com, SoutholdLocal.com and more.

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM This Way Out: The International Lesbian & Gay Radio Magazine

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  1. Veteran labor journalist Sam Pizzagati, an associate fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies, editor of Too Much, a weekly newsletter on excess and inequality and author of the book, “The Rich Don’t Always Win.” He discusses the findings published in a recent New York Times article, “The American Middle Class Is No Longer the World’s Richest,” rising income inequality and public policy initiatives that can help reverse the gutting of the middle class and raise living standards for the 99%.
  2. Ladd Everitt, Director of Communications with the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence talks about Georgia’s House Bill 60, the “Safe Carry Protection Act,” recently signed in to law by Governor Nathan Deal, which allows concealed carry permit holders to carry firearms into bars, schools, churches and specific government buildings under certain circumstances.
  3. Shahid Buttar, executive director of the Bill of Rights Defense Committee talks about his group’s current campaign to raise public awareness about national security and surveillance state abuses beyond what we now know about unchecked National Security Agency spying on Americans’ communications.
  4. Leo Cirino, President of the Westport CT Electric Car Club, discusses his group’s upcoming plug-in electric vehicle rally on May 4th, in addition to recent advances in electric car technology and the overall potential positive impact these vehicles have on the environment.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

David Bollier talks about The Commons economy in his new book, Think Like A Commoner. But the Commons economy isn’t the only way to help communities — so can the market, if it’s in the form of investing in local and sustainable businesses. Michael Shuman’s new book, Local Dollars, Local Sense, says that’s good for communities and investors.

11 PM: Michael Dunham

2 AM (Tuesday): Dance Mix Radio: DJ Ren

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, April 27, 2014

4th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

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: La Esquina Latina: Latin Music with Luis or Edwin

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

5:30 PM: 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, April 26, 2014

4th Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day (fill-in for Bob Chamenko)

2 AM: CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

6 AM: It’s A Hit!: Rob Reeves

9 AM: The Car Bob Show: Earth Day special remote broadcast from Woodbury – Bob Costanzo, Doug Echols and the Car Bob Crew

11 AM: Dennis Quinn

12 Noon: Mouse Muse: Ina Chadwick

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: Rod Ross (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

7 PM: Dave O. (fill-in for Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol)

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, April 25, 2014

4th Friday

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

2 AM: Eli Malone

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

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

10 AM: Irie Feeling Radio: Dave O.

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

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

4 PM: Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in for Chris Frantz – The Talking Head)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com, SoutholdLocal.com and more.

7 PM: Feature Story News

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

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Bob Chamenko

2 AM (Saturday): CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile