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The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, January 7, 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: Robert Merritt (fill-in for A Miniature World: Binnie Klein)

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: Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM (Friday): Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, January 6, 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: 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

Dave Dominy lives in Cutchogue and talks about his North Fork life as a recreational hunter, a carpenter and a member of Southold Town Deer Management Task Force. 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, January 5, 2016

1st Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Soundprint Asia: Joseph Celli (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

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

4 PM: Surf Party Apocalypse: Victoria Nachman (fill-in for 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 — Youth Radio: The Waterbury Arts Middle School Radio Show
  • 8:45 PM — Interview with Kevin Alexander Gray, civil rights activist, commentator and director of the 1988 South Carolina Jesse Jackson presidential campaign. Kevin will compare the Jackson and Sanders campaigns and discuss the national political outlook for 2016.
  • 10:00 PM — Post Bop and Beyond: contemporary and classic Jazz gems

11 PM: For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, January 4, 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. American Constitution Society President, Caroline Fredrickson, discusses her group’s work in alerting the public to the important issues at stake for labor unions and all workers in the Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association case that will soon be heard before the U.S. Supreme Court.
  2. Glen Ford, Executive Editor with the Black Agenda Report reflects on the recent grand jury decisions not to indict police officers involved in the deaths of Tamir Rice in Ohio, and Sandra Bland in Texas. He’ll also share his views on the current organizational status of the nationwide Black Lives Matter movement and what new strategies may emerge in 2016.
  3. Journalist Kim Ives, co-founder and an editor with the international weekly newspaper Haiti Liberté, discusses the current situation in Haiti with the recent postponement of the scheduled presidential runoff election, allegations of fraud in the first round of polling — and protests against the continued United Nations military presence in Haiti.
  4. Aaron Hughes, of the group Iraq Veterans Against the War talks about his recent trip to Afghanistan with a delegation from Voices for Creative Nonviolence – and describes his project called “Tea,” where he’s cast 779 cups each bearing the name of a prisoner held in the U.S. military detention camp at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Paul Ehrlich discusses the book he co-wrote, The Annihilation of Nature: Human Extinction of Birds and Mammals and Writer’s Voice airs one of the year’s Ten Best Shows: our interview with Joseph Luzzi about his memoir, In A Dark Wood.

11 PM: Soundprint Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, January 3, 2016

1st Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room ‐‐ “Blue Roads”

2 AM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

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: 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: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz (fill-in for 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 2, 2016

1st Saturday

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

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: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: A Little Bit Of Everything:Bob Anderson

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

Caroline Doctorow spins “Two-for-One” – 2 tracks each from folk albums in her collection

8 PM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Soca Showcase: Icon)

10 PM: Mikki’s Room ‐‐ “Blue Roads”

2 AM (Sunday): Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, January 1, 2016

1st Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Mikki’s Room (fill-in for The Temple of Sacred Sound: Ed Flynn)

2 AM: Friday Morning Live: Joe Santiago

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: My Other Music:Joseph Celli (fill-in for Doug Echols)

9 AM: Irie Feeling Radio: Dave O.

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

1 PM: PURE w/howard thompson

5 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

Economics and Real Issues – Updates on economics vs “free press,” Nevada vs public education, and bikes displace autos in Europe. Responses to listeners on economics of closed ACA health coops and on inflation’s dangers and impacts.

8 PM: Colette Rossignol (fill-in for Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport)

10 PM: Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, December 31, 2015

5th 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: Bob Chamenko (fill-in for Cliff Furnald)

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

12 Noon: Home Page: Binnie Klein and Duo Dickinson

New Year’s resolutions for our homes! — Repairs, cleaning, socializing, arranging? Join the discussion.

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: Robert Merritt (fill-in for The Modern Hippy: Kyle Starkey)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Evening News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: Mikki’s Room (fill-in for The Temple of Sacred Sound: Ed Flynn)

2 AM (Friday): Friday Morning Live: Eli Malone

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, December 30, 2015

5th Wednesday

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

2 AM: Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Ebong Udoma)

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: Sustainable East End: Francesca Rheannon

Host Francesca Rheannon talks with Scott Chaskey about his book Seedtime: On the History, Husbandry, Politics and Promise of Seeds. Chaskey is manager of the Quail Hill Farm in Amagansett, New York’s first Community Supported Agriculture organic farm. The farm is owned by the Peconic Land Trust; an organization devoted to preservation of farms and open space on Long Island’s east end. Sustainable East End is a monthly series about issues of land use, water and energy resources and the food industries on the twin forks of Long Island. Programs are archived at eastendreport.blogspot.com

12:30 PM: Tidings from Hazel Kahan

Pakistan has been making negative news again but we can look behind these headlines to discover some of the positive taking place in the country. There is music in Pakistan, lots of it, and this month’s Tidings presents three Pakistani musicians who perform and talk about their music. Tidings is archived at hazelkahan.com

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: East End Ink

Cartooniist, author and playwright Jules Feiffer talks about his career and reads from his work, collected in the book Out of Line by Martha Fay (Abrams, 2015). Recorded at Canio’s Books, Sag Harbor in June, 2015. Programs are archived at eastendink.blogspot.com

8 PM: Shaki Presents

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, December 29, 2015

5th Tuesday

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

2 AM: DJ DaySix (fill-in for The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning)

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like: Bruce Swan (fill-in for 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

1:00 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone (fill-in for Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner)

4 PM: Dylan McDonnell

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): Panda Melbourne Madness: Alex Panda

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, December 28, 2015

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 as we discuss: China’s global economic expansion. U.S. use of foreign paramilitaries and U.S. special forces. The ancient ties of Russia to the Byzantine Empire and its importance in Russia’s centuries old struggle with the Turks. Republican presidential candidates split on Syrian war policy. 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. Sean McElwee, research associate at Demos and Jason McDaniel, assistant professor of political science at San Francisco State University discuss their recent article, “Do Racists Like Fox News, or Does Fox Make People Racist?”
  2. Mark Weisbrot, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research examines the results of Spain’s December 20 parliamentary election, where the anti-austerity party Podemos won the third most votes. Mark considers the economic conditions that explains why voters effectively ended Spain’s two-party system.
  3. Professor Brian Levin, director of the Center for the Study of Hate & Extremism at California State University at San Bernardino, summarizes his group’s recent study of anti-Muslim hate crime attacks in the U.S. that appear to have risen sharply across the U.S. to a level nearly three times the monthly average of the last five years — and related issues.
  4. Stanley Heller, host and producer of the cable TV public affairs show, “The Struggle,” and executive director of Connecticut’s Middle East Crisis Committee, talks about the work of Promoting Enduring Peace, the New Haven-based group where he serves as secretary.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Andrea Wulf talks about her acclaimed biography of Alexander von Humboldt, The Invention of Nature, and we get journalist Jack Cushman’s take on the what the Paris climate pact did — and didn’t — do, as well as his analysis of how the just-passed omnibus spending bill will affect the climate.

11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, December 27, 2015

4th Sunday

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

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Maud Joseph & Bertho Joseph (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