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The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, June 10, 2015

2nd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Monsoon Radio: Daniel Bass

2 AM: Don Duffy

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: 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 News

7:30 PM: Tidings from Hazel Kahan

Recorded in Lahore, Pakistan in February, 2013, Hazel interviews Shireen Pasha, a leading Pakistani documentary filmmaker and former head of the National College of Art film department. Hazel was part of Shireen’s team traveling through South Punjab villages to document the rebirth of village life after the devastating floods of 2010 and 2012. In the interview, Shireen shares her deep knowledge and love of Lahore and her unique view of the politics, philosophy and practice of making documentary films. Tidings is archived at hazelkahan.com.

8 PM: Jeff Wignall

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, June 9, 2015

2nd Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

2 AM: 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 Indigenous Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

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

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International LGBT Radio Magazine

8 PM: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: Monsoon Radio: Daniel Bass

2 AM (Wednesday): Don Duffy

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 8, 2015

2nd Monday

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

2 AM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G. (fill-in for The A List: Sam Hopkins)

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson)

9 AM: Dave Hogan

12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County

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: a weekly news magazine from Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR)

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  1. Sue Udry, Bill of Rights Defense Committee Acting Director, and Executive Director of the Defending Dissent Foundation shares her views on the strengths and weaknesses of the recently congressionally passed USA Freedom Act, and the work she believes still needs to be done to reform the NSA’s surveillance programs.
  2. Jennifer Clark, counsel for the Brennan Center’s Democracy Program, assesses the effect new voter suppression laws in states across the U.S. may have on the 2016 presidential election — and campaigns being waged to challenge restrictive voter ID and registration rules, as well as parallel efforts to expand voting rights.
  3. Eric LeCompte, Executive Director of Jubilee USA Network, which represents a coalition of 75 US member organizations and 400 faith communities that work with 50 Jubilee global partners. He discusses the debt, tax and international trade issues which are the focus of the G7 summit meeting in Germany, June 7th & 8th, 2015.
  4. A talk given by Glen Ford, Executive Editor of Black Agenda Report, which provides news, commentary and analysis from a Black Left perspective, delivered at a plenary session titled, “Indicting and Transforming the Systems of State and Capitalism: From Ferguson to Baltimore and Beyond,” recorded at the annual Left Forum conference in New York City on May 30, 2015.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Neurologist Francis Jensen talks about her book, The Teenage Brain. And marijuana is being used to successfully treat some illnesses and may even be protective against others. But it’s not so healthy for the developing brain. Addiction psychiatrist Kevin Hill tells us about risks and benefits of pot. His new book is Marijuana: The Unbiased Truth About The World’s Most Popular Weed.

11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

2 AM (Tuesday): Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 7, 2015

1st Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

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: La Esquina Latina: Música Latina con Edwin o Luis

Si es nueva música (new music): Edwin
y las normas de la vieja escuela (old school standards): Luis

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

5:30 PM: The Modern Hippy: Kyle Starkey

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, June 6, 2015

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: Shaki Presents

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

Caroline hosts this one hour broadcast of folk and roots music. In addition we mark the passing of banjoist Ben Freed with tracks from The Sleepy Hollow String Band and Ben’s solo recordings.

8 PM: WPKN EDMC: Elijah Malone (fill-in for Soca Showcase: Icon)

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, June 5, 2015

1st Friday

11 PM (Thursday): WPKN EDMC: Elijah Malone (fill-in for Mark Muller’s New Music Network)

2 AM: Friday Morning Live: Tyler Wenning (fill-in for Elijah Malone)

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

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

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: 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

Updates offer latest on Greece’s struggles with Europe, a critique of Buffett on rich vs poor and a hard look at $400 million gift to Harvard from billionaire Paulson. Responses to listeners on new Mayor of Barcelona and TPP.

8 PM: 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, June 4, 2015

1st Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): DJ Mondavi

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

10:30 AM: A very special in-studio interview at with Annita Perez Sawyer, Ph.D. about her new memoir, Smoking Cigarettes, Eating Glass: A Psychologist’s Memoir – a story about an adolescent who is institutionalized, misdiagnosed, and ultimately healed. Host Binnie Klein will be joined by psychotherapist Susan Nathiel, PhD, LMFT (author of Daughters of Madness and Sons of Madness) for a candid conversation about the stigma of mental illness and what recovery can be like.

12 Noon: The Organic Farm Stand: Guy Beardsley and friends

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: Luis Luna & Michelle Spinei (fill-in for John Motavalli)

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: WPKN EDMC: Elijah Malone (fill-in for Mark Muller’s New Music Network)

2 AM (Friday): Friday Morning Live: Tyler Wenning (fill-in for Elijah Malone)

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, June 3, 2015

1st Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

2 AM: The Chris and Madeline Show: Chris Cadra and Madeline Horrigan

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

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

9 AM: The Carl J. Frano Show: Carl J. Frano

12 Noon: The Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: Mike Horyczun

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: North Fork Works: Hazel Kahan

In this month’s North Fork Works conversation, farmer Barbara Shinn, co-owner of Shinn Estate Vineyards in Mattituck, Long Island explains the practice, principles and philosophy of biodynamic farming, developed in the early 20th Century by Rudolf Steiner, through which she grows her vineyard. Barbara paints a vivid picture of the vineyard as part of a thriving, vital ecosystem in which she includes herself, leaving us with a profound understanding of what she means when she says: “Get to know your wine farmer!” North Fork Works programs are produced by Tony Ernst and archived.

8 PM: Liz Becker

11 PM: DJ Mondavi

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, June 2, 2015

1st Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio

2 AM: 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: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

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

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

4:30 p.m.: Interview with poet and Yale professor Elizabeth Alexander about her new memoir The Light of the World, a memoir the life she shared with her husband (Ficré Ghebreyesus) who died suddenly in 2012.

5:00 p.m.: Interview with Kathryn Szoka from Canio’s Cultural Café in Sag Harbor about their Moby Dick marathon, which is taking place on June 12 through 14 at various locations in Sag Harbor.

5:30 p.m.: On-air debut by new WPKN programmer Jason Bischoff-Wurstle. Jason recently has co-hosted “Preservation Sound” shows with Chris Ruggiero including one in which they explored the music of Brian Eno and John Cale (all on vinyl).

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: This Way Out :The International LGBT Radio Magazine

8 PM: First Tuesday Rainy Day Radio: Richard Hill

8:15 p.m.: Interview with international Afro-Beat star Femi Kuti, son of Fela Kuti. Femi talks about his career, his music and his childhood growing up as Fela’s eldest son.

8:45 p.m.: Youth Radio extravaganza — Middle School and high school radio shows from students at Waterbury Arts Magnet School.

10:15 p.m.: Hard Bop and beyond — late night Jazz that pushes the harmonic and rhythmic envelope.

11 PM: For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

2 AM (Wednesday): The Chris and Madeline Show: Chris Cadra and Madeline Horrigan

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 1, 2015

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: A Little Bit of Everything: Bob Anderson (fill-in for Kevin Gallagher)

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

Featured Guests:

  1. Jean Ross, a registered nurse and a co-president of the National Nurses United union, talks about the introduction of two bills in the U.S. Senate: the Robin Hood tax and the College for All Act, that would work together to fund free tuition at the nation’s public colleges and universities, while reducing interest rates on existing student loans.
  2. Susan Eastwood, Director of Outreach and Communications for the Coalition for a Safe and Healthy CT/Clean Water Action CT, who assesses the EPA’s recent action to restore the Clean Water Act’s protections for many of our nation’s streams, rivers and wetlands, as well as the campaign by opponents in industry and their allies in Congress to overturn these regulations.
  3. Lisa Gilbert, Director of Public Citizen’s Congress Watch, talks about the effort by three former SEC Commissioners to pressure current Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo White to begin proceedings on rule making which would require all publicly traded companies in the U.S. to disclose their political spending.
  4. Medea Benjamin, co-founder of Code Pink discusses the Women’s Walk for Peace that she participated in with 30 other activists on May 24th, that included Gloria Steinem and two Nobel Laureates, who crossed from North to South Korea in a symbolic effort to bridge the divide between these two nations that have officially been at war for 70 years, after the end of the Korean War in 1953.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Rosemary Sullivan talks about her fascinating new biography of Stalin’s Daughter and Elena Gorokhova talks about her new memoir of emigrating to the U.S. from the U.S.S.R., Russian Tattoo.

11 PM: Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio

2 AM (Tuesday): Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, May 31, 2015

5th Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: Elijah Malone

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Bertho Joseph (fill-in for Solidarity: Garnett Ankle)

10 AM: Morning Maniac Music: David Golden

1 PM: Sunday Brunch Concert

2 PM: La Esquina Latina: Música Latina con Edwin o Luis

Si es nueva música (new music): Edwin
y las normas de la vieja escuela (old school standards): Luis

5 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-reported 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 30, 2015

5th Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko

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: Live Culture: Martha Lewis – ideas in and around contemporary art

This month’s theme is A Labor of Love, and features a discussion with designer Nicholas Fasciano, who is responsible for the rescue and painstaking restoration of the 1966 3D mural Gastrotypographicalassemblage. More on the mural can be found here.

12 PM: Mouse Muse: Ina Chadwick

1 PM: Dancing Barefoot: Deb Guhl

4 PM: A Little Bit of Everything: Bob Anderson (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

7 PM: Don Duffy

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM: Elijah Malone