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The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, April 26, 2016

4th Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for 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: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: 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: The ‘Avant-Guardians’: Bob Anderson & Joseph Celli (fill-in for Jim Motavalli)

11 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM (Wednesday): DJ DaySix

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, April 25, 2016

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: 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. After we discuss the recent Russian “buzzing” of a U.S. Navy destroyer in the Baltic Sea and other U.S.-Russia areas of confrontation, we explore the evolution of modern urban warfare from the Paris Commune uprising of 1871 to the Iraq war. Website: www.incontextreport.com. Email: ken@mdrtalk.org.

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. On-air debate between supporters of the Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton campaign the evening before Connecticut’s April 26 Democratic Party primary, featuring: Paul Feeney, Connecticut State Director of the Bernie Sanders campaign and CT State Representative Brandon L. McGee Jr., assistant Majority Leader representing CT’s 5th House district, Windsor and Hartford, a surrogate for the Clinton campaign.
  2. Sheila Carapico, Professor of Political Science and International Studies at the University of Richmond, Virginia, discusses the U.S. relationship with Saudi Arabia, with a focus on the kingdom’s involvement in the conflict in Yemen and the troubling link between Wahhabism promoted by the Saudis and extremist groups and terrorism.
  3. Antonia Juhasz is an energy analyst, author and investigative reporter. Her latest piece, “6 Years After Gulf Oil Spill, Residents Demand ‘No More Drilling,’” was just published in Rolling Stone. She reflects on the sixth anniversary of the BP Gulf oil spill disaster, assessing the long term economic and environmental damage, the terms of the court settlement and growing public opposition to offshore oil drilling.
  4. Dune Lankard, Senior Alaska Representative with the Center for Biological Diversity, one of the groups that has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for approving AquaBounty Technologies, Inc.’s first-ever genetically engineered food animal, an Atlantic Salmon. He talks about why some scientists and a growing number of consumers oppose genetically altering animal species.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Celebrating our connection with the Earth: we talk with Elizabeth Marshall Thomas about her memoir, Dreaming of Lions: My Life In The Wild Places. And wildlife conservationist Dale Peterson discusses his latest book, Where Have All The Animals Gone? My Travels with Karl Ammann.

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, April 24, 2015

4th Sunday

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

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

5 AM: Haitian Program: 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: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, April 23, 2015

4th Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko

2 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

6 AM: It’s A Hit!: Rob Reeves

9 AM: Tune Into Your Body: Dr. Wendy Leigh White

10 AM: Special Programming: Earth Day (remote broadcast)

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

We’ll be celebrating National Poetry Month with guests Michael Sweeney, teacher, writer and author of In Memory of the Fast Break and Octagon Commonweal and Michele Madigan Somerville author of Wisegal and Black Irish. Both Mike and Michele will be reading from their works during the show!

4 PM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

6 PM: The Millennials Take Over: DJ Millennial

7 PM: Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – “Rivers”

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, April 22, 2016

4th Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Alec Cumming (fill-in for Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter)

2 AM: Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’

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: 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

Gentrification: The Market Rules – Updates on pay of CEOs that fight $15/hour for workers, workers who get public assistance, facts on taxes paid and evaded, Mitsubishi like VW.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

8:30 PM: Ray talks to Juan Tejeda the curator of the Tejano Conjunto Festival in San Antonio. Now in its 35th year, this year’s festival of border music from Texas to California takes place May 11-15.

10 PM: Bob Chamenko

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, April 21, 2016

3rd Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

2 AM: JMS Jams: Justin Shay (fill-in for 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: Luis Luna

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: Mark Mushin (fill-in for In The Evening: Bob Shapiro)

11 PM: Alec Cumming (fill-in for Another Girl, Another Planet: Simon Hunter)

2 AM (Friday): Shake Some Action: Kevin Brewer

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, April 20, 2016

3rd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Mark Mushin

2 AM: Panda Melbourne Madness: 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: Mike Zito

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

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

7:30 PM: TBA

8 PM: Shaki Presents

11 PM: Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in for DJ Mondavi)

2 AM (Thursday): JMS Jams: Justin Shay (fill-in for Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli)

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, April 19, 2016

3rd 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: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

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: Monsoon Radio: Daniel Bass

11 PM: Mark Mushin

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, April 18, 2016

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: 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

  1. Carl Takei, Staff Attorney with the ACLU’s National Prison Project talks about the ACLU’s lawsuit against the federal Bureau of Prisons for refusing to release requested documents, under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA,) related to the agency’s 2002 approval of a CIA torture site in Afghanistan.
  2. Dana Brown, national teach-ins coordinator with the Democracy Collaborative and The Next System Project, discusses the organization’s nationwide teach-in project, with a focus on analysis of the failures of our current economic and political system, alternative models, and a strategy to move the nation toward implementing change.
  3. Andrew Hanauer, Campaigns Director with the group Jubilee USA Network assesses Puerto Rico’s debt crisis and ongoing Congressional negotiations on finding a fair solution to the economic dislocation that is impacting the island’s citizens.
  4. Sonali Kolhatkar, is host and creator of KPFK Radio’s Rising Up with Sonali; author of “Bleeding Afghanistan: Washington, Warlords, and the Propaganda of Silence“, and co-Director of the non-profit group, Afghan Women’s Mission. She discusses her recent article published at TruthDig.com titled, “Two Weeks Into a Major Uprising, French Activists Still Staying ‘Up All Night’” – with attention on the common economic issues impacting working people in both Europe and the U.S., and the ways in which activists can now communicate directly with each another, bypassing corporate media.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Liza Featherstone talks about the collection of essays she’s edited, False Choices: The Faux Feminism of Hillary Rodham Clinton. Then we talk with one of the contributors to False Choices, Rutgers history professor Donna Murch. Her essay is titled, “The Clintons War on Drugs: When Black Lives Didn t Matter.”

11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, April 17, 2016

3rd Sunday

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

2 AM: The A List: Vinny (fill-in for In The Domain: Icon)

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Elijah Malone (fill-in for Solidarity: Garnett Ankle)

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

12 noon – Interviews with Mike Wilbur from the band Moon Hooch, and Eddie Roberts from The New Mastersounds.

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert: singer-songwriter Robert C. Fullerton

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: 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, April 16, 2016

3rd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Annette Szczesiul

2 AM: Alec Cumming (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: Barricada: con John Lugo

1 PM: Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl

4 PM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

7 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

10 PM: Mikki’s Room – “Soul’s Place”

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny (fill-in for In The Domain: Icon)

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, April 15, 2016

3rd Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski (fill-in for The Temple of Sacred Sounds: Ed Flynn)

2 AM: Sean Corvino

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

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

9 AM: Zanj Radio: Maud Joseph

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

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

7:30 PM: Economic Update with Dr. Richard Wolff

Prisons and Sugar Babies – Updates on IMF, Panama Papers and tax evasion, workers fighting back.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

At 8:30 PM — We’ll talk to Christian Bland of the band Black Angels. He’s also one of the founding members of the Reverberation Appreciation Society, an Austin, Texas collective that since 2008 has hosted the annual psychedelic music festival originally called Austin Psych Fest. It’s now called Levitation, a reference to a classic 13th Floor Elevatiors tune. We’ll discuss this year’s festival and how they’ve grown over the years as well as a musical side project known as Christian Bland and the Revelators.

10 PM: Annette Szczesiul

2 AM (Saturday): Alec Cumming (fill-in for Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky)