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The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, June 3, 2013

1st Monday

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

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Al Jazeera English: Radio News Hour

7 AM: Mark Mushin

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

12 Noon: Report To Listener: General Manager Steve di Costanzo

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Pete Stewart

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from Long Island Patch editors, CTMirror.org and CTNewsJunkie.com

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

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

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

We re-play our 2012 interview with Rebecca MacKinnon about her book Consent of the Networked. Then we look back again at Wikileaks and what it means for press freedom. We air our 2010 interviews with the late Alexander Coburn and with Tim Karr of the organization, Free Press. And finally, we hear a Spring poem from Philip Schultz.

11 PM Michael Dunham (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM (Tuesday): Del ‘In Transition’

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, June 2, 2013

1st Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: Mark Mushin

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: The Modern Hippy Show: Kyle Starkey

7 PM: Liz Becker (fill-in for 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 1, 2013

1st Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko

2 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for 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 Dizzy

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

Caroline talks with her father, world-renowned author E.L.Doctorow, about music in the family and his memories of the folk icons of the ’60s. Featured is the music of Pete Seeger, Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Paul Robeson, Richard and Mimi Fariña and others.

8 PM: Soca Showcase: Icon

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM (Sunday): Mark Mushin

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, May 31, 2013

5th Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Ed Flynn

2 AM: Eli Malone

6 AM: Al Jazeera English: Radio News Hour

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’

9 AM: Zanj Radio: Maud Joseph

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

1 PM: Music my Mother wouldn’t like: Bruce Swan

4 PM: Chris Frantz The Talking Head

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from Long Island Patch editors, CTMirror.org and CTNewsJunkie.com

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, AIDS Update

10 PM: Bob Chamenko

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, May 30, 2013

5th Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): DJ Mondavi

2 AM: Michael Goldman

6 AM: Al Jazeera English: Radio News Hour

7 AM: Cliff Furnald

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

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

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile

In studio guests: Nicole Heriot, Soupstock (Sat June 8), Michael James Anderson (acoustic singer/songwriter), Mad Anthony from Cincinnati, Mudd Band (Jeff Passeck) / Pete Herger, Stephen Chopek, call-in from Zayne Couch

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from Long Island Patch editors, CTMirror.org and CTNewsJunkie.com

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-rerported news stories and analysis. Produced by Scott Harris, Denise Manzari, Melinda Tuhus

8 PM: Blues In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: Ed Flynn

2 AM (Friday): Eli Malone

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, May 29, 2013

5th Wednesday

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

2 AM: DJ Darkflow: Stefan Walczak

6 AM: Al Jazeera English: Radio News Hour

7 AM: Ebong Udoma

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

12 Noon: Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

Chuck Wolfe will interview Cary Cherniss who currently is Professor of Applied Psychology and Director of the Organizational Psychology program at Rutgers University. Cary is the Co-director of the Consortium on Emotional Intelligence, a leading pioneer in the field of EI and a specialist in the area of professional burnout.

1 PM: Music Sacred And Profane: Nick Jacobs

4 PM: Robin Batteau (fill-in)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from Long Island Patch editors, CTMirror.org and CTNewsJunkie.com

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

7:30 PM: East End Ink

Author Louis Begley talks about the “Why the Dreyfus Affair Matters”. How the French justice system worked to free the Jewish Army officer, wrongly accused of treason and he talks about Guantanamo Bay prisoners.
East End Ink programs are archived at eastendink.blogspot.com

8 PM: Scott Thompson (fill-in for The Modern Hippy Show: Kyle Starkey)

11 PM: DJ Mondavi

2 AM (Thursday): Michael Goldman

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, May 28, 2013

11 PM (Monday): Michael Dunham

2 AM: Del ‘In Transition’

6 AM: Al Jazeera English: Radio News Hour

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

12 Noon: First Voices Indigenous Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthose

1 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from Long Island Patch editors, CTMirror.org and CTNewsJunkie.com

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

7:30 PM: Progressive Radio: Matthew Rothschild

8 PM: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: Radio Free Arcadia: Tom Poplawski

2 AM (Wednesday): DJ Darkflow: Stefan Walczak

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, May 27, 2013

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Al Jazeera English: Radio News Hour

7 AM: Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Larry Stoler)

12 Noon: In Context – The War Report: Ken MacDermotRoe and Marchand MacDermotRoe

Defending America, on In Context‘s monthly War Report. Military affairs commentator Marchand MacDermotRoe presents detailed proposed changes in U.S. military policy to prevent or deter an invasion of the U.S. They include converting the National Guard and Reserves into a territorial defense force which could not be deployed outside the U.S.

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Kevin Gallagher

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from Long Island Patch editors, CTMirror.org and CTNewsJunkie.com

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:

  • Shahid Buttar, executive director of the Bill of Rights Defense Committee takes a critical look at President Obama’s recent speech on U.S. Counterterrorism policy, drones used in the targeted killing of suspected terrorists and the long delay in closing down the U.S. prison camp at Guantanamo, Cuba.
  • Matt Southworth, a board member of the group Veterans for Peace, who served in the U.S. Army from 2003-2004, talks about what Memorial Day means to him. He also assesses President Obama’s speech announcing some still vague changes to U.S. counterterrorism policy.
  • Jay Feldman, co-founder and executive director of Beyond Pesticides, discusses the recent decision by the European Union to ban neonicotinoids, and his group’s current law suit against the U.S. EPA for their approval of pesticides harmful to bees – as well as the work they’re doing to prevent further harm to the environment which has led to the alarming decline in the global bee population.
  • Tim Franzen of Occupy our Homes Atlanta, who talks about his group’s recent civil disobedience protests at the U.S. Justice Dept. organized to demand: Congress and the Obama administration end the foreclosure crisis; Reset mortgages to their current value; Restore and rebuild wealth stolen from communities of color during the economic meltdown and Prosecute Wall Street bankers for stealing homes, savings and livelihoods.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Marisa Silver talks about her acclaimed new novel, MARY COIN. It’s about a famous photograph of a migrant worker taken during the Great Depression. And Jess Walter discusses his collection of short stories set during the Great Recession WE LIVE IN WATER.

11 PM Michael Dunham

2 AM (Tuesday): Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in)

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, May 26, 2013

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: Scott Thompson (fill-in for Morning Maniac Music: David Golden)

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: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (fill-in for Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan)

10 PM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson (continues)

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

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, May 25, 2013

8 PM (Friday): Frank Zappa Memorial Day Meltdown: Bob Chamenko

Your gateway to the Summer; 6 Hours of Zappa — Crank the Frank!

2 AM: DJ Darkflow: Stefan Walczak (fill-in for CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile)

6 AM: It’s A Hit!: Rob Reeves

9 AM: Comsic Perspective: Andy Poniros

11 AM: Dennis Quinn

12 Noon: Mouse Muse: Ina Chadwick

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul

4 PM: Icon In The Domain

7 PM: Capital Radio: Colette Rossignol

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, May 24, 2013

12 AM: Bob Dylan Special: Walter Wagoner

6 AM: Al Jazeera English: Radio News Hour

7 AM: Bob Dylan Special: Del ‘In Transition’

9 AM: Bob Dylan Special: Steve di Costanzo

10 AM: Bob Dylan Special: Dave O.

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

1 PM: Bob Dylan Special: Eric Cocks

3 PM: Bob Dylan Special: Howard Thompson

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from Long Island Patch editors, CTMirror.org and CTNewsJunkie.com

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

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

8 PM: Frank Zappa Memorial Day Meltdown: Bob Chamenko with Terry Hopper

Your gateway to the Summer; 6 Hours of Zappa — Crank the Frank!

2 AM (Saturday): DJ Darkflow: Stefan Walczak (fill-in for CT ROCKS! with Bob D’Aprile)

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, May 23, 2013

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

2 AM: Michael Goldman

6 AM: Al Jazeera English: Radio News Hour

7 AM: Bob Dylan Special: John Corvino

10 AM: Bob Dylan Special: Fran Fried

12 Noon: Bob Dylan Special: (montage)

1 PM: Bob Dylan Special: Peter Bochan

3 PM: Bob Dylan Special: Robin Batteau

5 PM: Bob Dylan Special: Mike Horyczun

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News – from Long Island Patch editors, CTMirror.org and CTNewsJunkie.com

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-rerported news stories and analysis. Produced by Scott Harris, Denise Manzari, Melinda Tuhus

8 PM: Bob Dylan Special: Bruce Swan

12 AM (Friday): Bob Dylan Special: Walter Wagoner