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The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, September 17, 2013

3rd Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Jazz Adventures: Phil Bowler (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

12 Noon: First Voices Indigenous Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

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: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

Featured Guests:

  • 4:30 PM – Harold T. Stearns Professor of Earth Science, Emeritus, at Wesleyan University speaking about his book “New Haven’s Sentinels: The Art and Science of East Rock and West Rock.”
  • 5:30 PM – An interview about “The Specials,” a play that just debuted in New Haven this past weekend that could be described as Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf meets Heart of Darkness. James Leaf, Director and one of the four actors, David Pilot, Producer, and Steve Bellwood, the playwright. The play continues this coming weekend.
  • 6:30 PM – Gaye Hyre who is the organizer of the third annual ArtBra Auction taking place Sunday, October 6, in New Haven. Artists design bras that are modeled and auctioned off to raise money for breast cancer care for uninsured women.

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: Sea Change Radio

8 PM: Five String Circus: Pete Kaufman

11 PM: For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

2 AM (Wednesday): DJ Darkflow: Stefan Walczak

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, September 16, 2013

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

Is more standardized testing the way to improve U.S. education? Should we re-assess our approach to schooling? Our guest is Alfie Kohn, author of The Schools Our Children Deserve. 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 – 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:

  • Richard Eskow, a former Wall Street executive who now is a senior fellow with the Campaign for America’s Future, discusses the recent study from the University of California, Berkeley; the Paris School of Economics and Oxford University finding that the U.S. is experiencing record income inequality not seen since the 1920s — he’ll also talk about his recent article, “Recovery for the Rich, Recession for the Rest.”
  • Phyllis Bennis, director of the New Internationalism project at the Institute for Policy Studies, assesses the U.S.-Russian agreement on taking control of Syria’s chemical weapons arsenal, the ongoing brutal civil war inside Syria and the unfolding political repercussions in the U.S.
  • Jeremy Scahill, is an award winning investigative journalist with the Nation Magazine, correspondent for Democracy Now! and author of the bestselling book, “Blackwater: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army,” about America’s outsourcing of its military. In an exclusive interview with Counterpoint Jeremy talks about his newest book, “Dirty Wars, The World is a Battlefield,” also made into a documentary film under the same title.
  • Nathan Schneider, editor of the online publications, Waging Nonviolence and Killing the Buddha, discusses his book, “Thank you Anarchy: Notes from the Occupy Apocalypse,” and the latest evolution and developments within Occupy Wall Street on the cusp of the movement’s second year anniversary.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

11 PM Jazz Adventures: Phil Bowler (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM (Tuesday): Luis Luna

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, September 15, 2013

3rd Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

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: Cheryl Palmer (fill-in for 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 14, 2013

2nd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): DJ Mondavi

2 AM: CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

6 AM: It’s A Hit!: Rob Reeves

9 AM: Community Discussions: Tom Sweeney

11 AM: Barricada: John Lugo

1 PM: Second Saturday Magazine: Bob Johnson

4 PM: Icon In The Domain

7 PM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for Leaving The 20th Century With No Regrets: Scott Shapleigh)

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, September 13, 2013

2nd Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Ed Flynn

2 AM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzales

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: John Rivera

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: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: DJ Mondavi

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, September 12, 2013

2nd Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): Lounge Sounds: Jose C.

2 AM: Michael Goldman

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzales

7 AM: Cliff Furnald

10 AM: Endless Summer: Dave O. (fill-in for A Miniature World: Binnie Klein)

Endless Summer: Dave O. brings you two hours of The Beach Boys!

12 Noon: Sustainable East End: Francesca Rheannon

We talk with south fork architect Bill Chaleff about issues related to water supply pollution including how the settlement pattern on the east end impacts the options to clean our environment. What to do about the degradation of our ground water and estuaries by thousands of individual household septic systems has been in the news recently. Programs are archived at eastendreport.blogspot.com

12:30 PM: The Forest And The Trees: Melinda Tuhus

1 PM: Radio B&B: Buskin and Batteau

4 PM: John Motavalli

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: Between The Lines

8 PM: Blues In The Evening: Al Bell

11 PM: Ed Flynn

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, September 10, 2013

2nd 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)

1:05 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone (fill-in for Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner)

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

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: Sea Change Radio

8 PM: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: Monsoon Radio: Daniel Bass

2 AM (Wednesday): DJ Darkflow: Stefan Walczak

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, September 9, 2013

2nd 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: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Michael Benson)

9 AM: Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in)

12 Noon: In Context: Ken and Marchand MacDermotRoe and Del LaPietro – live call in

Are new publicly owned development banks the key to America’s economic revival? Our guest is attorney Ellen Brown, author of Web of Debt and the Public Bank Solution. Call-in during the show or email your questions before to ken@mdrtalk.org.

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:

  • Noam Chomsky, linguistics and philosophy professor emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Author of nearly 100 books, Prof. Chomsky is one of the world’s most widely read progressive dissident intellectuals. He talks about the Obama administration’s plan to militarily intervene in Syria’s civil war and examines the repeated rationale that the U.S. must launch airstrikes against Syria in response to that government’s alleged use of chemical weapons, in order to “maintain America’s credibility in the world.”
  • Matt Wall, Press Secretary with the Progressive Change Campaign Committee discusses his political action committee’s current campaign urging legislators to vote against the Obama administration’s, or any resolution that would authorize U.S. military intervention in Syria’s civil war.
  • Sara Shor, U.S. National Organizer with the climate change group 350.org talks about the “Draw The Line” actions now being planned across the country for September 21st, designed to send a message to President Obama to keep his climate promises, and reject the proposed Keystone XL pipeline that would bring dirty tar sands oil from Canada to Texas refineries.
  • John Goodwin, Director of Animal Cruelty Policy at The Humane Society of the United States explains why his group and many others around the country are working hard to remove the “King amendment” from this year’s Congressional Farm Bill, which could very easily repeal a long list of state laws protecting animal welfare including, prohibitions on shark finning, puppy mills, extreme confinement of farm animals, and the slaughter and sale of meat from horses, dogs, and cats.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Novelist Ivy Pochoda talks about her new work of fiction, Visitation Street. And children’s book author Sandra Boynton discusses her new book and CD set of country music songs, sung by some of country music’s greatest. It’s called Frog Trouble.

11 PM Michael Dunham

2 AM (Tuesday): Luis Luna

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, September 8, 2013

2nd 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: 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 7, 2013

1st Saturday

10 PM (Friday): The 25th Annual Kinks Special: Jeff Day & Bob Chamenko

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: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: DJ Dizz-E

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

Caroline Doctorow hosts famed songwriter Hugh Prestwood, member of the Nashville Songwriters’ Hall of Fame, and Wyoming’s own Indie rock star and songwriter Inda Eaton. Recorded live at Riverhead’s Suffolk Theater.

8 PM: Soca Showcase: Icon

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, September 6, 2013

1st 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: Doug Echols

9 AM: Zanj Radio: Maud Joseph

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

1 PM: Connections: Eric Cocks

4 PM: PURE: Howard Thompson – “New Releases/New Reissues”

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: The 25th Annual Kinks Special: Jeff Day & Bob Chamenko

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, September 5, 2013

1st Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): DJ Mondavi

2 AM: Michael Goldman

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzales

7 AM: Bob Chamenko (fill-in for Cliff Furnald)

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

12 Noon: The Organic Farmstand: Guy Beardsley and friends

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

Featured Guests:

  • Chip McCabe / CT.com / CT Music Awards: Chip McCabe will be hosting the 2nd Annual Connecticut Music Awards at The Bushnell in Hartford Tuesday September 17th. He also hosts two TV shows, Chip’s Unnamed Local Band Show, and Live ‘N Local.
  • Mark St. John – in-studio – new music: Mark released an album in the 1970s with his band, White Flame. Since then, he has recorded numerous solo albums of rock/pop. Today, you can hear his latest music.
  • Tom Deegan / 2 Left Feet Blues Festival: Tom Deegan will preview the Two Left Feet Blues Festival, happening Saturday September 14th at Berg’s Field in East Hartland, CT.
  • CTindie.com update: Ab Origine, the monthly club update “From The Source”, has been a regular feature on CT ROCKS! + WPKN since June 2012.

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: Between The Lines

8 PM: Blues In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM (Friday): Eli Malone