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Jonathan Crary, author, "Scorched Earth"
Monday, June 27th, 6pm - 7pm
on Techtonic with Mark Hurst

Columbia professor Jonathan Crary his written a barn-burner of a book called "Scorched Earth: Beyond the Digital Age to a Post-Capitalist World." The internet is causing massive social and environmental problems, and it needs to change: Crary explains why on the next Techtonic.


Dana K. guest hosts!
Sunday, June 26th, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

Dana K (WPRB Princeton) plays a selection of late ‘70s-early ‘80s DIY punk and post-punk from Scotland.


Drop-In Presents Teenage Anthems with DJ Dani Tute
Saturday, June 25th, 6pm - 7pm
on Drop-In
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
Get your Teenage Kicks!


Special Guest: Jair-Rohm Parker Wells
Saturday, June 25th, 2pm - 5pm
on Music For a Free World with Dave Sewelson
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Jair-Rohm Parker Wells is a free jazz bass player, ambient music noise artist and improvisational avant garde jazz musician currently working on a Vegan Friendly, Ambient Electronic Music Powered Multi-Dimensional Space Ship.


P.E.
Wednesday, June 22nd, Noon - 3pm
on The Evan "Funk" Davies Show

In 2019, former members of the recently broken-up Pills teamed up with the two-piece combo Eater, and P.E. was born. The Brooklyn band released their second full-length album The Leather Lemon (Wharf Cat) in March, and it’s drawn comparisons to Ennio Morricone, Grace Jones, and Lizzy Mercier Descloux. Tune in for this live set recorded exclusively for WFMU!


The Music of Horace Tapscott
Tuesday, June 21st, 7pm - 10pm
on Observations of Deviance with David Mittleman
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Three hours of music by legendary LA Jazz artist Horace Tapscott. Tapscott was a mainstay of Jazz collectives like the Pan African Peoples' Arkestra and the Union of God's Musicians and Artists Ascension (UGMAA). This show will explore Horace Tapscott's vast repertoire of socially minded music, which is more relevant than ever.


Our last chance to defeat Big Tech (for awhile)
Monday, June 20th, 6pm - 7pm
on Techtonic with Mark Hurst

Congress is bringing the fight to Big Tech. Three bills in Congress, all bipartisan, would help rein in Big Tech's unethical behavior. But if the bills don't pass in the next month, we may not have another chance for years - if ever - to fight Big Tech. Mark Hurst explains on the next Techtonic.


The Annual Summer Soul-stice, with Nate K.
Sunday, June 19th, 6pm - 8pm
on Gaylord Fields's show

For the Summer 2022 version of America's longest-running biannual celebration of soul music 45s and Paganism, Gaylord Fields will be teaming up with Nate K. of the appropriately named Oh, My Soul program, heard weekly on WFMU's Rock and Soul Radio stream. If you're a fan of dancing and/or reverb unit abuse, this show is a must-listen!


Zoey Kapinos guest hosts!
Sunday, June 19th, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

Zoey, a Resident WNYU DJ, plays everything from Hyperpop to Badfinger. An one hour long set full of surprises.


Special Guest: "Looking For The Magic" Author, Mitchell Cohen
Sunday, June 19th, 2pm - 4pm
on Atlantic Tunnel with Ed
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
This week, Ed welcomes, Author, Writer, A&R Executive and most of all, Music Fan, Mitchell Cohen, who just released, "Looking For The Magic" on Ira Robbins' Trouser Press Books. It quickly became the #1 Best New Release on Amazon. Mitchell has written on music and movies, has written liner notes and has done A&R at Arista, Columbia and Verve. He most recently co-authored "The White Label Promo Preservation Society" book with Sal Maida (Roxy Music, Sparks).


DJ Candy-O'67 presents "Goin' South."
Saturday, June 18th, 6pm - 7pm
on Drop-In
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
She's coming to you from Austin TX with southern-fried soul, stompin' garage, far-out psych, hot Texas tracks, and few powerpop/glam nuggets. Guaranteed to make you cut a rug. Listen on Drop In, June 18th, from 6:00-7:00 p.m., ET on the Rock-n-Soul Stream.


Special Guest: LaDonna Smith
Saturday, June 18th, 2pm - 5pm
on Music For a Free World with Dave Sewelson
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
LaDonna Smith is a violinist, violist, vocalist and musical impresario. She is a pioneer the field of free improvisation as an art form capable of ecstatic and explosive emotions, compositional clarity, lyricism and raw human expression.


Ziad Rahbani
Wednesday, June 15th, 7pm - 10pm
on Bodega Pop with Gary Sullivan
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Ziad Rahbani is Lebanon’s most famous living composer. The son of the legendary singer Fairuz, Rahbani began his career in his early teens. Beirut-born DJ Ernesto Chahoud and French label We Want Sounds have reissued a handful of Rahbani’s enduring albums recently, but this show will mostly concentrate on work by the composer that has yet to be published outside of the Arabic-speaking world.


Jennifer Egan, author, "The Candy House"
Monday, June 13th, 6pm - 7pm
on Techtonic with Mark Hurst

Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Jennifer Egan ("A Visit from the Goon Squad") discusses her new novel, "The Candy House" - set in a tech-saturated society where Americans upload their memories to Big Tech servers, for everyone else to access.


John Doe
Monday, June 13th, Noon - 3pm
on Three Chord Monte with Joe Belock

Punk rock pioneer, songwriter, poet, actor, published author - John Doe has done all of that and more. Now add ... folk musician? Doe's new album Fables in a Foreign Land marks the debut of The John Doe Folk Trio. John will give us the lowdown on the new hoedown and his local gigs, June 16 at TV Eye in Queens and The Atlantic in Brooklyn.


DJ C’est La Bri guest hosts!
Sunday, June 12th, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

SUNDAY SCARIES with DJ C’est La Bri. Lean into end of week serenity and out with beginning of week anxiety. Music from now and around now.


Hard Stuff with Frank in Queens, Volume 4
Saturday, June 11th, 6pm - 7pm
on Drop-In
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
The sound of the 60s becoming the 70s; late-era garage and early hard rock. Fuzz, frets, riffage, and wattage. Let your hair down and "Drop-In" on WFMU's Rock And Soul Radio for a taste of the "Hard Stuff."


Special Guest: Steve Poltz
Saturday, June 11th, 5pm - 7pm
on Someday Matinee with Gina Bacon
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Steve Poltz is a self described folking folker, a true traveling troubadour. A compelling and funny live performer, he'll be stopping by to play and talk about his new album, Stardust and Satellites.


Special Guest: Robert Dick
Saturday, June 11th, 2pm - 5pm
on Music For a Free World with Dave Sewelson
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Robert Dick has utterly dispensed with preconceptions about what a flutist should sound like and what a flutist should play. More than any flutist ever, Dick has reshaped the musical possibilities of the instrument, creating many thousands of new sonorities.


Bob Brainen & Pete Tomlinson Present a GUY STEVENS Listening Party
Saturday, June 11th, 11am - 2pm
on Bob Brainen's show
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Guy Stevens produced The Clash, 3 Mott The Hoople albums, Free, Traffic, & others. As a Club DJ he supplied RnB & Soul records to The Stones, The Who, Small Faces, etc. He introduced musicians to one another, created band names, concepts and more. And as an A&R man for the Island label he made crucial signings including some of the above bands. He did even more but we don't have space to...


Painter Steve Keene
Saturday, June 11th, 11am - 1pm
on Michael Shelley's show

Michael chats with Brooklyn based painter Steve Keene, who has sold over 300,000 paintings, about his process, career and the recent publication of "The Steve Keene Art Book."


FAB FOUR FREAKOUT special
Wednesday, June 8th, 10pm - 11pm
on We're Outta Sight!!! with Stu
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
When the Beatles burst on the 60’s music scene they blew everyone’s minds and influenced (+ continue to influence) untold number of bands. Tune in this Wed June 8 for the FAB FOUR FREAKOUT special wherein Stu spins crazy Beatles covers from the likes of starry-eyed teen garage band unknowns to major well- established acts plus a couple of surprises!


Surveillance roundup
Monday, June 6th, 6pm - 7pm
on Techtonic with Mark Hurst

The surveillance state keeps growing, with new assaults on privacy launched by Mastercard, JPMorgan, even the Mets at Citi Field. And portable spy apps like Clearview and PimEyes allow anyone with a smartphone to identify you on the street. This sort of news doesn't get enough coverage, which is why we have to discuss it on Techtonic.


Special Co-host FU MANCHU! on THE FUNHOUSE with Harry Parmenter.
Sunday, June 5th, 9pm - 10pm
on The Funhouse with Harry Parmenter
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)


Meet Mark Radice on Bubblegum OD!
Sunday, June 5th, 7pm - 8pm
on Bubblegum OD with Becky Ebenkamp
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
You know, for kids! Those who know Mark Radice (pronounced Ruh-DEESE) want to make documentaries on him or buy duplicate records so they can enlighten other humans. At 7, Mark cut a 45—he wrote/produced, too. At 12, Paramount gave the child prodigy a shot at an LP. By 16 he was producing Donovan, by 20 touring with Aerosmith—wait—tune in Sunday to hear Mark’s amazing music, story, and stories!


Cyndi Norrie guest hosts!
Sunday, June 5th, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

An hour of punk and indie songs about, or implicative, of climate change and environmental issues.


Anthony! Anthoni! Anthoné!
Saturday, June 4th, 7pm - Midnight
on destination: OUT with Jeff Golick
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
It’s A. Braxton’s 77th birthday, and to celebrate, D:O Radio fills in for Five Miles to Midnight and offers 5 hours of AB’s Ghost Trance Music. Prepare for bafflement, beauty, boredom…and possible bedlam.


Drop-In Presents Richard Whig's Got The Blues
Saturday, June 4th, 6pm - 7pm
on Drop-In
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
Blues Not Blooz


Punk, Just, Punk, and Nothing but Punk, Part III
Monday, May 30th, 9pm - 11pm
on Oh, My Soul with Nate K.
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
It's back again. Two hours of nothing but punk rock records on Oh, My Soul with Nate K. You know what to do. See you in the pit, boyo.


Jeff Deutsch, author, "In Praise of Good Bookstores"
Monday, May 30th, 6pm - 7pm
on Techtonic with Mark Hurst

Jeff Deutsch is the director of the Seminary Co-op Bookstores, a pair of beloved independent bookstores in Chicago. His new book "In Praise of Bookstores" describes why browsing, buying, and reading books - on paper - offer a way for readers, and communities, to thrive.


“Everything You Never Wanted to Know About Patty Powers”
Sunday, May 29th, 9pm - 11pm
on Cha Cha Heels with Arb and Solo Mon
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
An exclusive interview with Cha Cha Hill’s most successful entrepreneur, and also Cha Cha Hill's most successful female entrepreneur.


Meet Mark Radice on Bubblegum OD!
Sunday, May 29th, 6pm - 8pm
on Bubblegum OD with Becky Ebenkamp
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
Do you know Mark Radice (pronounced Ruh-DEESE)? Those who do want to make documentaries on him or buy duplicate records so they can enlighten other humans. At 7, Mark cut a 45—he wrote/produced, too. At 12, Paramount gave the child prodigy a shot at an LP. By 16 he was producing Donovan, by 20 touring with Aerosmith—wait—tune in Sunday to hear Mark’s amazing music, story, and stories!


Michelle Macklem guest hosts!
Sunday, May 29th, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

An hour of heartfelt jams and ambient gems that'll give you sparkle in your step.


Live session from the Sewerheads
Sunday, May 29th, 3pm - 5pm
on Paul Bruno's show

The Sewerheads are a four piece band from Pittsburgh who play moody, minor key rock with violin, the sound of their grey, decaying rustbelt city. Featuring members of the Gotobeds, Empty Beings and Rave Ami, the band will make their live radio debut courtesy of a session recorded at Brooklyn's Affordable Luxury studios and will play Baby's All Right (146 Broadway, Brooklyn) later that evening.


Drop-In Presents DJ Lesley K
Saturday, May 28th, 6pm - 7pm
on Drop-In
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
DJ LesleyK returns to the Drop-In with her special ‘All This & More': A buckeye blast of Northeast Ohio Punk from the shores of Lake Erie & beyond. (In memory of her brother Dave K.) Listen on Drop-In, May 28th, 2022 from 6-7pm ET on the RocknSoul Radio Stream.


Special Guest: John Doe
Saturday, May 28th, 5pm - 7pm
on Someday Matinee with Gina Bacon
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
John Doe is a musical legend, beginning with his time in LA’s punk scene with X, to the Flesh Eaters, acting, and his own solo work. We sat down to talk about all of this, plus his new album Fables in a Foreign Land.


Special Guest: George Cartwright
Saturday, May 28th, 2pm - 5pm
on Music For a Free World with Dave Sewelson
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Leader of the beloved group Curlew, George Cartwright is a Minnesota-based composer, performer, bandleader, with a prolific career spanning more than three decades.


Felix Cavaliere of The Rascals
Saturday, May 28th, 11am - 1pm
on Michael Shelley's show

Michael chats with Felix Cavaliere about The Rascal's legacy, the stories behind some of their eighteen top forty hits. his new book and his current tour with Mikey Dolenz.


From Mahraganat to Shaabi with special guest Andrew Simon
Wednesday, May 25th, 7pm - 10pm
on Bodega Pop with Gary Sullivan
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
An audio tour of Simon’s new book Media of the Masses: Cassette Culture in Modern Egypt. Simon joins the broadcast to explore how Cairo street music mahraganat—and the official attempts to censor it—began decades earlier with shaabi, a form of folk music from northern Egypt, popular on cassette.


Bush Tetras live set!
Wednesday, May 25th, Noon - 3pm
on The Evan "Funk" Davies Show

The legendary Bush Tetras return to WFMU for a new live session, recorded off-site exclusively for The Evan “Funk” Davies Show. The band now includes Steve Shelley on drums, taking over for the beloved and sadly departed Dee Pop, and they’ll be playing their first official show with this lineup on Wednesday June 1 at Elsewhere. Tune in for this sneak preview!


Buffalo and Big Tech
Monday, May 23rd, 6pm - 7pm
on Techtonic with Mark Hurst

The massacre in a Buffalo supermarket a few days ago was a horrifying outcome of white-supremacist beliefs. On the next Techtonic, Mark Hurst discusses how Big Tech companies enable and amplify such beliefs, and then profit from the results.


Mateo C AKA DJ Mofongo Massacre guest hosts!
Sunday, May 22nd, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

An hour of raw tunes from all over the world, spanning everything from Bomba to Black Metal, with emphasis on punk from marginalized communities and "Third World" nations, Latin American protest grooves, psychedelic mind melters, and crude metal, selected by JC born and NYC based musician and artist Mateo C.


Seven-hour Sun Ra birthday marathon on The Stork Club!
Sunday, May 22nd, 9am - 4pm
on The Stork Club with Stork
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)


Drop-In Presents "RKO-with Live unheard rarities from City Gardens"
Saturday, May 21st, 6pm - 7pm
on Drop-In
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
RKO worked at the legendary NJ rock club CITY GARDENS from 1985 til it closed down and has preserved a massive archive of Live recordings from then. Most have never been heard since the actual performance. Hear live documents of Husker Du, Minutemen, 999, New Order, The Replacements, Lush, The Cramps, and even Bo Diddley all from the club that hosted a who’s who of the punk/alt scene in the 80’s and 90’s. Listen on Drop-In, May 21st, 2022 from 6-7pm ET on the RocknSoul Radio Stream.


Special Guest: gabby fluke-mogul
Saturday, May 21st, 2pm - 5pm
on Music For a Free World with Dave Sewelson
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
gabby fluke-mogul is a New York based improviser, composer, & educator. They exist within the threads of improvisation, the jazz continuum, noise, amd experimental music.


Interview with Toronto band LUGE in a special Three Hour Show
Thursday, May 19th, 8pm - 11pm
on Transmissions from Echo Beach with DJ Babs and Derek Westerholm
(on Sheena's Jungle Room Stream)
This week Babs and Derek feature an interview with Toronto band LUGE…who inspired the show’s theme of “songs about animals and food”.


Bruce McCulloch
Wednesday, May 18th, Noon - 3pm
on The Evan "Funk" Davies Show

Comedian/actor/writer/director Bruce McCulloch, best known as a member of the brilliant Canadian comedy troupe The Kids In The Hall, joins Evan “Funk” Davies to mostly talk about Tales of Bravery and Stupidity, his one-man show that runs next month at SoHo Playhouse in NYC. You can be sure that the new KITH series and documentary will be discussed as well.


Drama Class
Sunday, May 15th, 9pm - 11pm
on Cha Cha Heels with Arb and Solo Mon
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Learn the secrets to acting -- taught to you by the instructors at the Cha Cha Hills Academy of Drama!


Moody Nouveux guest hosts!
Sunday, May 15th, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

Transmitting from San Diego, Moody Nouveux embraces the spring season with an assortment of heady, groovy selections guaranteed to have you ready for summer and feeling the California love wherever you are.


Special Guest: Irish Avant-garde Singer-Songwriter, Pierce Turner
Sunday, May 15th, 2pm - 4pm
on Atlantic Tunnel with Ed
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
Join Ed as he welcomes his Special Guest this week, Pierce Turner, fresh from his headlining performance at this year’s Hoboken Music Festival. From Wexford, Ireland and New York City, Pierce Turner is a musical journeyman. He shares his stories from record shop owner to Showband member to avant-garde singer-songwriter, and brings us to now with his current release, Terrible Good, a ‘Television/Marquee Moon meets Honky Dory’ gem.


Drop-In Presents Mishegoss with Myron
Saturday, May 14th, 6pm - 7pm
on Drop-In
(on FM radio & Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
A mishegoss mishmash! What's Myron up to? Tune in and drop in!


Special Guest: Tony Randall aka Claire Daly
Saturday, May 14th, 2pm - 5pm
on Music For a Free World with Dave Sewelson
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Dueling baritone saxists Dave Sewelson and Claire Daly get serious about music. No horsing around this time. Don't miss the fun. Low notes rule the world, but we will surprise you with some high tones, too


Delbert McClinton
Saturday, May 14th, 11am - 1pm
on Michael Shelley's show

Michael chats with Delbert McClinton about his excellent new album "Outdated Emotion" which explores his roots and pays homage to some of the music that influence the 81-year-old most.


Carolyn Chen, author, "Work Pray Code: When Work Becomes Religion in Silicon Valley"
Monday, May 9th, 6pm - 7pm
on Techtonic with Mark Hurst

Tech employees in Silicon Valley are pressured into joining a new religion, worshiping work and taking spiritual direction from their companies. On the next Techtonic, explore the cult that is consuming employees and communities across Silicon Valley - with Carolyn Chen, author of the new book "Work Pray Code."


Taxicab Kornfessions
Sunday, May 8th, 9pm - 11pm
on Cha Cha Heels with Arb and Solo Mon
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
This episode of Cha Cha Heels features a live confessional booth where you trade secrets for prize and money!


DJ Jenny Rabies guest hosts!
Sunday, May 8th, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

An hour of medieval and renaissance-inspired electric folk, collecting all the weirdest jams about scorned witches and slighted maidens.


Remote Broadcast and South Brooklyn Listener Meet Up on Paul Bruno's Show
Sunday, May 8th, 3pm - 5pm
on Paul Bruno's show

Call mom then come to mama! On Mother's Day, listeners are invited to Mama Tried (787 3rd Ave, Brooklyn) for an in-person edition on Paul Bruno's show! Sip some drinks and hangout with other FMU folk in Mama's backyard while Paul spins records. Can't make it? Then tune in! Can make it? Then stick around after Paul is done for sets from WFMU's own Tom Dash and Nate K, who'll be dishing out pre/proto/post punk jams until 8pm!!


Special Guest: Aram Bajakian
Saturday, May 7th, 2pm - 5pm
on Music For a Free World with Dave Sewelson
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Aram Bajakian is an American guitarist of Armenian descent who has recorded and toured with John Zorn, Lou Reed, Diana Krall and Madeleine Peyroux.


Just Mustard
Friday, May 6th, 9pm - Midnight
on Mona til Midnight

Just Mustard join Mona Til Midnight for a guest DJ set and interview while on the road with Fontaines DC. Hailing from Dondalk Ireland, their sophomore album is out May 27 on Partisan Records.


All Mothers of Invention (& Mothers, etc.)
Friday, May 6th, 8pm - 11pm
on Cratedigger's Lung with Rich In Washington
(on Sheena's Jungle Room Stream)
In honor of Mother's Day this Sunday, Cratedigger's Lung brings you an all Mothers show - That's right! We'll be featuring the music of Frank Zappa's seminal freak band The Mothers of Invention, as well as his later reformed(?) outfit, The Mothers. Classic mid-60s weirdness! Hoity toity classical and Jazz flirtations played by hairy dropouts! Ribaldry and rude hijinx! Radio is an ugly medium!


Asakawa Maki 1970-80
Wednesday, May 4th, 7pm - 10pm
on Bodega Pop with Gary Sullivan
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
One of Japan’s most beloved counterculture figures, Asakawa Maki, who died suddenly in 2010, would have turned 80 this year. This all-vinyl tribute will concentrate on the singer-composer’s first decade, highlighting the diversity of her output, from her early '70s folk and blues-heavy albums to her 1980 avant-garde jazz classic, “One.”


Dave Hill
Wednesday, May 4th, Noon - 3pm
on The Evan "Funk" Davies Show

Comedian/musician/podcaster/actor Dave Hill — the former host of The Goddamn Dave Hill Show on WFMU — checks in to update us on all things Dave Hill related, and to confirm that he still smells terrific. He’s hosting Dave Hill & Friends at City Winery Loft on May 7th and he surely has 6 or 7 other things going on so tune in!


On Elon Musk's Twitter takeover – with Paul Bradley Carr, author, 1414º
Monday, May 2nd, 6pm - 7pm
on Techtonic with Mark Hurst

On hearing the news that Elon Musk was buying Twitter, novelist Paul Bradley Carr permanently deleted his Twitter account. Carr returns to Techtonic to discuss why Musk's purchase will make Twitter even worse, and how his life improved when he got off Twitter.


A celebration of Boston rock n rollers in THE FUNHOUSE on The Rock N Soul Stream!
Sunday, May 1st, 9pm - 10pm
on The Funhouse with Harry Parmenter
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)


Nadia Says guest hosts!
Sunday, May 1st, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

A one-hour special featuring MENA diaspora experimental and garage voices.


Special Guest: Psychedelic Singer-Songwriter, Anton Barbeau
Sunday, May 1st, 2pm - 4pm
on Atlantic Tunnel with Ed
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
Join Ed at Atlantic Tunnel when he welcomes special guest and co-host, Big Stir recording artist, Anton Barbeau. An American psychedelic singer-songwriter with over 30 albums, Anton shares his musical stories which include working with Bevis Fond, Kimberley Rew, members of The Soft Boys and even Colin Moulding of XTC.


Drop-In Presents DJ Courtney Noir
Saturday, April 30th, 6pm - 7pm
on Drop-In
(on Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
DJ Courtney Noir, host of the program Mystery Date!! on KZUM.org, makes a triumphant return to the Drop In program, bringing you Dark Delights, Power Pearls and Synth Blossoms from across the globe!


Special Guests: Chad Fowler and Steve Hirsh
Saturday, April 30th, 2pm - 5pm
on Music For a Free World with Dave Sewelson
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Saxist Chad Fowler and drummer Steve Hirsh are half of a quartet with pianist Eri Yamamoto and bassist William Parker. Their new album, Sparks, was/will be released on April 29.


Paul Salopek is walking "Out of Eden" and around the world
Monday, April 25th, 6pm - 7pm
on Techtonic with Mark Hurst

For the past 9 years, writer and National Geographic explorer Paul Salopek has been on the "Out of Eden" walk, a 24,000-mile journey starting in Africa and going around the world. Paul describes what he's learned so far - especially how the high-tech, fast-paced world is diminishing our chances at real connection - and what we can do about it.


Andy Mascola guest hosts!
Sunday, April 24th, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

An eclectic mix of vinyl curios and slice of life stories curated especially for sensitive, depressed weirdos everywhere.


Bob Brainen & Pete Tomlinson present the music of PROCOL HARUM
Saturday, April 23rd, 11am - 2pm
on Bob Brainen's show
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Best known for their global smash: A Whiter Shade Of Pale (now known as film directors’ go-to for soundtracking Summer of Love footage), this singular band, unbeknownst to many, put out a series of stellar albums, popularized the dual keyboard sound and probably had the first non-performing member as lyricist. Despite their literary and stately approach, their roots lay in the wild world of UK RnB. We'll explore it all.


Guest Dave Q
Thursday, April 21st, Midnight - 3am
on Nickel And Dime Radio with $mall ¢hange

Nickel and Dime Radio welcomes Dave Q, who threw Dub War, one of the first and best Dubstep parties in NYC, from about 2003-10ish. He gives us a nice varied bass heavy mix plus interview.


The Basement Records Special
Tuesday, April 19th, Noon - 3pm
on Tony Coulter's show
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
All records will be from the '70s and early '80s, and in a prog, AOR, hard rock, or fusion/light jazz vein. And... all these LPs are usually stored away in Tony's basement. This show was "won" by listener Nick S. during the marathon. He got to pick a show theme as a reward for his pledge and he picked "three hours of basement records." Congrats, Nick!


Why you should be worried about data brokers
Monday, April 18th, 6pm - 7pm
on Techtonic with Mark Hurst

Data brokers are selling your private and personal data - and in some cases giving it away for free on public websites. On the next Techtonic, Mark Hurst will tell you how to (partly) protect yourself from these unethical bottom-feeders that are nearly as bad as Facebook and Google.


Amy Carson guest hosts!
Sunday, April 17th, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

Visiting from the airwaves of Philadelphia, an eclectic mix of weirdo pop, forgotten gems, and sounds from the modern underground.


Flipside Scotty
Saturday, April 16th, 6pm - 7pm
on Drop-In
(on FM radio & Rock'n'Soul Radio stream)
In the proud tradition of Mad Mike and Pork the Tork, the Steel City's Flipside Scotty swings by The Drop-in with a set culled from his deep collection of garage, R&B, rock 'n' roll, and doo-wop 45s.


Special Guest: Josh Rennie-Hynes
Saturday, April 16th, 5pm - 7pm
on Someday Matinee with Gina Bacon
(on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Josh Rennie-Hynes came to Nashville from Australia, where he had a great solo career and was half of The Ahern Brothers. Since then he’s put out two great albums and become part of the East Nashville music community. He’s stopping by to play some songs and talk about all of that, and more!


SAVAK
Wednesday, April 13th, Noon - 3pm
on The Evan "Funk" Davies Show

Savak make a return appearance to The Evan "Funk" Davies show with a live set (recorded off-site) that heralds the arrival of their fifth full-length album, Human Error/Human Delight, on April 15. The band retained their guitar-driven post-punk sound as they navigated songwriting and recording during the pandemic; tune in for this live performance!


Sasha Stiles, author, "Technelegy"
Monday, April 11th, 6pm - 7pm
on Techtonic with Mark Hurst

New Jersey-based poet and artist Sasha Stiles discusses her new book "Technelegy," a collection of poetry and art infused with dreams of an AI future.


Ayanna Heaven guest hosts!
Sunday, April 10th, 5pm - 6pm
on Radio Row

Global sunshine sounds from Brooklyn-based, Jamaican-born DJ Ayanna Heaven.



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