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The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, October 1, 2013

1st Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Bertho Joseph (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM: Luis Luna

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

11:54 AM: The WPKN Visual Arts Calendar

12 Noon: Connect, Grow, Influence: Women with Impact – (Women’s Business Development Council Radio Show): Teresa Younger (guest host)

12:55 PM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

1:00 PM: In Case You Missed It – Headline News (produced by Malcolm C. Dankner)

1:05 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 and Long Island Patch sites

7 PM: Feature Story News

7:30 PM: Sea Change Radio

8 PM: 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, September 30, 2013

5th 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: In Context: Ken and Marchand MacDermotRoe and Del LaPietro – live call in

Another government shutdown looms in Congress. We’d like to hear what you think on this and other news of the day. Call-in during the show or email your questions before to ken@mdrtalk.org.

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Pete Stewart

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Feature Story News

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

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  • Reza Marashi, Research Director with the National Iranian American Council assesses the recent breakthrough of diplomatic talks between the Iranian and U.S. governments — and the prospects for reaching a negotiated settlement regarding the West’s concern about Iran’s nuclear research program.
  • Phil Radford, Executive Director of Greenpeace, discusses the Russian government’s seizure and detention of the crew of the Greenpeace ship, “Arctic Sunrise,” and the environmental concerns about Russia’s new oil wells in the area there that the activists on board were working to draw attention to in the Arctic region.
  • Dr. Oliver Fein, is a professor of clinical medicine and clinical public health at Weill Cornell Medical College and associate dean of the Office of Affiliations and Office of Global Health Education. Dr. Fein, a past president of the group, Physicians for a National Health Program, talks about issues related to the enrollment, launch and future implementation of the Affordable Care Act — as well as PNHP’s long-term goal of establishing a universal, single payer health care system in the U.S.
  • Two members of Combatants for Peace, a group of former Israeli and Palestinian fighters, now dedicated to finding a peaceful resolution of the Palestinian — Israeli conflict. Erez Krispin, a former Captain in the Israeli Army and Mohammed Oweda, a one time Palestinian prisoner in Israeli jails discuss the mission of Combatants for Peace, the upcoming IWage Peace Walk in New Haven on October 6th, and assess the chances for success in the current round of Middle East peace talks being brokered by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. The founder and organizer of IWage Peace, Bruce Barrett, will also be part of the conversation.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Writer, artist and historian Russell Powell talks about the intersection of the natural world and our place within it and we hear clips from previous episodes in this, our last episode in the special series, The River Runs Through Us.

11 PM Bertho Joseph (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM (Tuesday): Luis Luna

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, September 29, 2013

5th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like: Bruce Swan

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Integrative Wellness: Ameni Harris, Maud Joseph, 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, Denise Manzari, Melinda Tuhus

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, September 28, 2013

4th Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko

2 AM: CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

6 AM: It’s A Hit!: Rob Reeves

9 AM: The Car Bob Show: Bob Costanzo, Doug Echols and the Car Bob Crew

11 AM: Dennis Quinn

12 Noon: Mouse Muse: Ina Chadwick

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

9 AM: Comsic Perspective: Andy Poniros (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

6 PM: Youth Radio Connecticut

7 PM: Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM (Sunday): DJ Mondavi

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, September 27, 2013

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: Del

9 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: Connections: Eric Cocks (fill-in for Chris Frantz The Talking Head)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CT News Service, CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com and Long Island Patch sites

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

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

8 PM: Kathy DeMino (fill-in for Ray Terlaga)

10 PM: Bob Chamenko

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, September 26, 2013

4th Thursday

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

2 AM: Michael Goldman

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Cliff Furnald

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

12:00 Noon: Sit, Stay, Listen: Julia Carter, DVM

1 PM: Radio B&B: Buskin and Batteau

4 PM: John Motavalli

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com and Long Island Patch sites

7 PM: Free Speech Radio 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, September 25, 2013

4th Wednesday

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

2 AM: DJ Darkflow: Stefan Walczak

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: Rod Ross

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, New York News Service, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com and Long Island Patch sites

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

7:30 PM: East End Ink

Poets Robert Hershon and Kathryn Levy read from recent work. Recorded at Canios Books in Sag Harbor. East End Ink is archived at eastendink.blogspot.com

8 PM: The Modern Hippy Show: Kyle Starkey

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

2 AM (Thursday) Michael Goldman

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, September 24, 2013

4th Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Michael Dunham

2 AM: Luis Luna

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Radio Nothing:

12 Noon: First Voices Indigenous Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

12:55 PM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

1 PM: In Case You Missed It – Headline News (produced by Malcolm C. Dankner)

1:06 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CTNewsJunkie.com, New York News Service, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com and Long Island Patch sites

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

7:30 PM: Sea Change Radio

8 PM: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM (Wednesday): DJ Darkflow: Stefan Walczak

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, September 23, 2013

4th Monday

10 PM: 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: Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in)

12 Noon: In Context War Report: Ken and Marchand MacDermotRoe and Del LaPietro

In Context War Report presents Part 2 of a two part series on the rise, fall and resurrection of Russia as a global power. What does Russia’s resurgence mean for U.S. national security? The program features In Context’s military affairs commentator Marchand MacDermotRoe and is pre-recorded.

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Kevin Gallagher

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CT News Service, CTNewsJunkie.com, CTMirror.org, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com and Long Island Patch sites

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

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

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  • A representative of the group United for a Fair Economy assesses the importance of the data released in the recent U.S. census report on stagnating U.S. poverty as well as political attacks on the social safety net and public policy options to alleviate poverty and reverse growing income inequality.
  • BORDC executive director Shahid Buttar discusses the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court’s recent release of an opinion authorizing the NSA’s blanket collection of American’s phone communication data, pending litigation challenging the operation and initiatives to reform government surveillance programs.
  • Ladd Everitt, Director of Communications with the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence talks about his group’s reaction to the most recent mass shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C. — and continuing nationwide efforts since last year’s Newtown, CT school massacre, to mandate universal background checks for all gun buyers and pass laws banning military assault rifles and high capacity ammunition magazines.
  • Michael Zweig, professor of Economics and Director of the Center for the Study of Working Class Life at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, discusses the escalating sectarian violence in Iraq and the Iraqi labor leaders he’s supporting who are struggling to establish a democratic, non-sectarian society with internationally accepted labor rights.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

When it comes to fracked fossil fuels, are we being sold a bunch of snake oil? Energy analyst Richard Heinberg talks about his riveting new book, Snake Oil: How Fracking’s False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future. And journalist Bill McKibben helped spark the global mass movement to save the climate. McKibben tells the story of how that movement has developed – and a parallel story of his neighbor in rural Vermont who just happens to be a foremost beekeeper. McKibben’s latest book is OIL AND HONEY: The Education of An Unlikely Activist.

11 PM Michael Dunham

2 AM (Tuesday): Luis Luna

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, September 22, 2013

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: Black In Introspectives: Eric Ford

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, Denise Manzari, Melinda Tuhus

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 Wednesday, September 11, 2013

2nd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Monsoon Radio: Daniel Bass

2 AM: DJ Darkflow: Stefan Walczak

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Garnett Ankle

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: Mike Zito

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from CT News Service, CTNewsJunkie.com, EastEndBeacon.com, RiverheadLocal.com and Long Island Patch sites

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

7:30 PM: Tidings from Hazel Kahan

Hazel Kahan interviews Davey Wreden, a young Indie video game developer living in Austin, Texas. He traces the history of the indie game industry for us and tells the fascinating story of how he created his own game, The Stanley Parable. Tidings is archived at hazelkahan.com

8 PM: Soundchecks: Walter Wagoner

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

2 AM (Thursday) Michael Goldman

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, September 21, 2013

3rd Saturday

11 PM (Friday): Eric Ford

2 AM: CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

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

Deb’s interview with singer Lisa Fischer at 1:30 pm has been canceled due to a scheduling conflict for Lisa. They both hope to have the interview rescheduled soon! In the meantime, Deb will be playing more music today featuring this incredible talent. Also, fellow WPKN programmer Richard Hill joins Deb at 2:30 to talk about his band Mikata’s new CD Ayer y Hoy.

4 PM: Saturday ViBeZ: DJ Dizz-E

7 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny