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The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, April 19, 2017

3rd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Mark Mushin

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: Kathy’s Corner: Kathy Connor

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

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

The Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) has committed to purchasing power generated by an offshore wind farm built by the Rhode Island firm Deepwater Wind. The Wind Farm is expected to provide 90 megawatts of electricity to the South Fork, where demand is projected to increase sharply. The facility is scheduled for completion in December 2022. Cable connecting off shore wind generators to LIPAs electric grid will be buried under Gardiners Bay in East Hampton. Long time proponents of off shore wind farms are enthusiastic but local fishermen are concerned over the impact on sea life and their operations.

8 PM: Shaki Presents

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

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, April 18, 2017

3rd Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer (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: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone (fill-in for Jazz & Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner)

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

Lys Guillorn will be joining Valerie in the first half of the show to talk about some recent local releases by independent, self-produced musicians, including a new EP “I’m a Boy” by Lys herself.

In the second half of the show, Ms. Capital Radio herself, Colette Rossignol, will be joining Valerie to play some of her favorite tracks. There will be put a special emphasis on Patti Smith, both her music and her writing.

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: Extensions: Dylan McDonnell

11 PM: Mark Mushin

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, April 17, 2017

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: 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. John Feffer, Director Foreign Policy in Focus at the Institute for Policy Studies and author of, “The Future of US-Korean Relations,” assesses the Trump administration’s foreign policy toward North Korea, addressed in his recent articles, “Trump’s New Foreign Policy is the Worst of Both Worlds,” and “What does Kim Jong Un Want?”
  2. David Gibbs, Professor of History at the University of Arizona and author of, “First Do No Harm: Humanitarian Intervention and the Destruction of Yugoslavia,” discusses the foreign policy debate in the U.S. on regime change in Syria, in the context of recent American military interventions and the harmful results.
  3. Walt McRee, Executive Director & Chair of the Public Banking Institute who discusses the basics about public banking, how it currently operates in North Dakota, and the proposal for a new public bank in New Jersey as proposed by Phil Murphy, a former Wall Street executive turned 2017 Democratic candidate for governor of New Jersey.
  4. Stanley Heller, Promoting Enduring Peace administrator, talks about his group’s annual Gandhi Peace Award, which this year honors CT native, consumer advocate, public citizen and independent presidential candidate Ralph Nader. The other awardee, Omar Barghouti, a founder of the Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement against Israel, who likely will be prevented by the Israeli government from attending the award ceremony to be held in New Haven on April 23.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Amy Sutherland talks about dogs in shelters, getting them adopted and keeping them out of shelters to begin with. We also talk about some of the wonderful dogs shes rescued and rehabilitated during the years she has been a shelter volunteer. Her book is Rescuing Penny Jane: One Shelter Volunteer, Countless Dogs, And The Quest To Find Them All Homes. Then, we give equal time to cats. We re-air part of our interview with cat behaviorist Sarah Ellis about her book, The Trainable Cat.

11 PM: Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, April 16, 2017

3rd Sunday

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

2 AM: Connecticut Rocks!: Bob D’Aprile (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

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: A Little Bit Of Everything: Bob Anderson (fill-in for Morning Maniac Music: David Golden)

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: The Music Never Stopped: Martha Nachman w/Special Guest Victoria Nachman (fill-in for 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, April 15, 2017

3rd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

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: Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl

4 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (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: Connecticut Rocks!: Bob D’Aprile (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, April 14, 2017

2nd Friday

11 PM (Thursday): The Temple of Sacred Sounds: Ed Flynn

2 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Rock Therapy: Rob Silber (fill-in for Del ‘In Transition’)

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: Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like: Bruce Swan

4 PM: Drive Time Salsa: John Rivera

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

US Labor Unions: Past, Present, Future – Updates on United Airlines flier abuse, Cuomo’s flawed tuition plan, what to do as self-drive vehicles end millions of jobs, how big investors plan to cash in on Trump infrastructure plans”

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, April 13, 2017

2nd Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Keep Driftin’: DJ DaySix (fill-in for 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: Report To The Listeners: General Manager Steve di Costanzo

1 PM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Chateau Batteau: Robin Batteau)

2:30 PM: Soundprint:Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Chateau Batteau: Robin Batteau)

4 PM: Connections: Eric Cocks (fill-in for The Modern Hippie: Kyle Starkey

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: Blues In The Evening: Al Bell

A video portrait of Al Bell, The Blues According to Al Bell of WPKN is available courtesy of Mark S. Weiner.

11 PM: The Temple of Sacred Sounds: Ed Flynn

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, April 12, 2017

2nd Wednesday

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

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: The Mark Naftalin Show: Mark Naftalin

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

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

7:30 PM: Tidings from Hazel Kahan

The Syrian-American composer and pianist Malek Jaldani is this month’s guest. His diverse and prolific repertoire includes integration of Middle Eastern and Western classical forms that have been performed by leading orchestras in Europe and North America, most recently in Carnegie Hall earlier this year. Equally prolific is Mr. Jaldani’s humanitarian activism, informed by his mission to build peace through music and education, and reflecting UNESCO’s plea to preserve and protect Syria’s rich but embattled cultural heritage has led to the Malek Jaldani International Youth Piano Competition and the Pianos for Peace festival in Atlanta. His numerous awards include the Carnegie Corporation honoring him as a Great Immigrant in 2015.

8 PM: Preservation Sound: Chris Ruggiero

11 PM: Keep Driftin’: DJ DaySix (fill-in for Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, April 11, 2017

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: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone (fill-in for Jazz & Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner)

4 PM: Luis Luna (fill-in for 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: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Jim Motavalli)

11 PM: The Relay: Jason Bischoff Wurstle

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, April 10, 2017

2nd Monday

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

2 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Rock Therapy: Rob Silber (fill-in for Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson)

9 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli

10:30 AM: Soundprint:Asia: Joseph Celli

12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County (CAFC)

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. Paul Kawika Martin, Communications and political director with Peace Action, discusses President Trump’s attack on Syrian military targets, the chemical attack on civilians that we’re told provoked it — and the ongoing horror of the Syrian civil war, and the international cooperation necessary to end it.
  2. Peter Montgomery, senior fellow with the group People for the American Way, talks about Mitch McConnell and the GOP’s decision to invoke the nuclear option and repeal the filibuster for SCOTUS appointments to allow for the confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch — the Democrats’ response and the future of the Senate and Supreme Court.
  3. Dr. Sarah Evanega, Director of the Cornell Alliance for Science, one of the March For Science co-sponsors in the U.S. and around the world in countries including: Nigeria, Uganda, Bangladesh and the Philippines. She’ll talk about the principles and objectives of the April 22 March for Science, (on Earth Day,) as well as concern re: factions within US partisan politics that actively attempt to undermine the public’s faith in science and the search for knowledge.
  4. Greg Palast, award winning investigative journalist who has reported for the BBC, Rolling Stone and The Guardian, is the author of The New York Times bestsellers, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy and Billionaires & Ballot Bandits. He’ll discuss his latest investigation, “TrumpCare dies, XL flies and the Secret Winner is.” about the notorious billionaire Koch Brothers who came out on top in recent national political battles.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Have diet scientists been feeding us junk food when it comes to advice on why we get fat? Gary Taubes thinks so. He talks about his latest book, The Case Against Sugar. It follows on the heels of his previous books, Why We Get Fat and Good Calories, Bad Calories.

11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, April 9, 2017

2nd Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room – The Teachers

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

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: 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: 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, April 8, 2017

2nd Saturday

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

2 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

6 AM: The Rod Ross Show: Rod Ross

9 AM: Living The Green Life: Sarah Jane Compton and Lindsay Toland

10 AM: The Armageddon Report

11 PM: Cosmic Perspective: Andy Poniros (fill-in for ¡Barricada!: John Lugo)

Live from the largest Astronomy & Space Expo in the World… The Northeast Astro Forum. Guest include: Executive director, Jose Alvira; Astro League President, John Goss; and this year’s award winners, Dean Regas, & James Alburn, of the PBS StarGazers Series, Meteorologist, Joe Rao, NASA Juno Mission Principle Investigator, Dr. Scott Bolton, and maybe more… On the best Radio Station on the Planet!

1 PM: Second Saturday Magazine: Bob Johnson w/Special Guest & Co-host Annette Guarrasi

Featuring:

  • 1:00 PM: Caitriona Lally, Eggshells
  • 1:20 PM: Subir Chowdbury, The Difference
  • 1:40 PM: Kayla Cagan, Piper Perish
  • 2:00 PM: Walter S. Gilliam, Ph.D, Associate Professor, Child Study Center, at the Yale School of Medicine, discusses the importance of early childhood education. (He will be the keynote speaker at the Westchester Children’s Association Advocacy Breakfast April 20, 8:00 AM, Doral Arrowwood Conference Center. Tickets available at: www.wca4kids.org.)
  • 2:20 PM: Huw Lewis-Jones, Explorers’ Sketchbooks
  • 2:40 PM: Brian David Johnson, MWD
  • 3:00 PM: Mona Jhaveri, founder, Executive Director, and Chairman of the Board at Sound Affects.

4 PM: Icon In The Domain

7 PM: Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – The Teachers

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny