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Complete List of our Radio Shows

KXCR broadcasts 24-7 radio shows ranging from local to global, from discussions, news, music, and community services. Radio shows are listed in alphabetical order.

60 Watts
Host,  Tony Rocky Horror

“Coming straight from the United States’ grunge capital itself”, 60 Watts is Public Radio’s weekly underground and alternative rock specialty program.

Tony Rocky Horror guides you through a unique selection of underground rock bands, many of whom are highly underrepresented throughout the mainstream media landscape. 60 Watts aims to meet the need for more in-depth coverage of alternative music at large; often including many artists from the host’s home region of the Northwest.

Explore the cutting-edge sounds of noise rock, grunge, hardcore, metal, and alternative from around the worl

A Way with Words
Hosts: Grant Barrett and Martha Barnette

A Way with Words is an upbeat and lively hour-long public radio show and podcast about language examined through history, culture, and family. Each week, author/journalist Martha Barnette and lexicographer/linguist Grant Barrett talk with callers about slang, old sayings, new words, grammar, word origins, regional dialects, family expressions, and speaking and writing well. They settle disputes, play word quizzes, and discuss language news and controversies. The show, on the air since 1998, is heard weekly by more than a half-million listeners over the air across the United States and around the world by podcast. The show is produced by Wayword, Inc., a small independent nonprofit unaffiliated with any station or network.

www.waywordradio.org

All Mixed Up
Host: Peter Bochan

The Village Voice “The Best of NYC” survey names Peter Bochan of ‘All Mixed Up’ radio fame: “Best (and Most Eclectic) Radio DJ." Describing his year end assessment of 2015: “Hacking through the slag heaps of information surrounding us all, Bochan mines those sublime nuggets of noise that embody the emotions of another year lost to history.” -Village Voice. All Mixed Up is an eclectic mix of arts and information, featuring mood-driven music mixes and interviews with figures from the worlds of literature, film, television, theater, and the visual arts.

Alternative Radio
Host, David Barsamian

Alternative Radio, established in 1986, is an internationally syndicated, one-hour, weekly radio public affairs program, airing on over 175 radio stations in the U.S., Canada, Europe, and beyond. AR provides information, and in-depth analyses and views not covered in mainstream media, featuring interviews with humanitarian and progressive thinkers.

Alternative Radio
Host, David Barsamian

Alternative Radio, established in 1986, is an internationally syndicated, one-hour, weekly radio public affairs program, airing on over 175 radio stations in the U.S., Canada, Europe, and beyond. AR provides information, and in-depth analyses and views not covered in mainstream media, featuring interviews with humanitarian and progressive thinkers.

Golden Age of Radio

Classic Broadcasts of Comedy, Drama, and Entertainment


Golden Age of Radio…When America Listened

In the days when actors stood behind microphones reading from scripts, the magic of imagination swept our country. Script writers, sound effects specialists, musicians and directors brought us stories from new worlds of cowboys and private eyes, situation comedies and erie science fiction tales. Evenings were spent huddling around the radio to catch every snippet of the latest episode.

Thankfully, thousands of these shows were captured on tape and can be heard again.

In 2014 KXCR was offered access to an extensive archive of old time radio dramas, comedy shows and news from the golden age 30s, 40s, 50s decades. It was a treasure trove of the very best shows of the era.

In addition to that contribution Larry Herr has since been lending his meticulous producing skills to Saturday’s “The Best of Swing” show at 7:00 pm which precedes his “Golden Age of Radio” selection at 8:00 pm. The pair has become the highlight of KXCR’s locally produced programming.

Larry epitomizes the volunteer spirit that keeps 90.7 fm on the air. When one tunes in, who knows what we might hear. The Shadow? Fibber McGee? or an on-the-scene report from Edward R. Morrow.

Thanks, Larry!

Guns & Butter

Host, Bonnie Faulkner

Guns & Butter investigates the relationships between capitalism, militarism and politics. Maintaining a radical perspective in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks, Guns & Butter reports on who wins and who loses when the economic resources of civil society are diverted toward global corporatization, war, and the furtherance of a national security state.

Guns and Butter Archives

Bonnie Faulkner  produces and hosts this weekly, one-hour public affairs program on KPFA and WBAI radio stations, part of the Pacifica Network of non-commercial, listener-sponsored radio.

The Health and Fitness Show

Host,  Tracy L. Markley

Tracy L. Markley grew up in Long Beach California. She owned her own fitness studio in Huntington Beach for 17 years before she relocated to Florence Oregon in 2013. Tracy has been working and studying in the fitness industry for 25 years. She is the author of 9 books and an educator for professionals in the industry. She has been recognized worldwide for her work, writings and speaking on stroke recovery. She is a Certified Health and Fitness Specialist, Personal Trainer, Dance & Group Exercise Leader, Fitness & Nutrition, Biomechanics Specialist, AFAA Group Exercise Examiner, BOSU® Master Trainer, Reiki Master-Teacher, as well as a Pilates and Yoga Instructor. 

     Tracy was one of the three finalists for the 2020 IDEA World Personal Trainer of the Year Award. She was the 2019 Medical Fitness Professional of the Year, 1st Runner up. Tracy was listed in the National Fitness Hall of Fame Book and Web site as one of the 2019 top Personal Trainers. In July of 2018, she was asked to be on the Fitness Education Advisory Board for the Medfit Foundation and to write a CEC course for professionals called "Stroke Recovery and Exercise". She also wrote and created the Stroke Recovery Training CEC course for the Functional Aging Institute. Tracy is available for speaking events, book signing and training. She speaks at stroke support groups and she began the stroke support group here in Florence Oregon in 2020. If you would like to learn more about Tracy or contact her, you can do so through her web sites at:   www.tracymarkley.com 

 

Her books are also available in paperback and Kindle on Amazon at www.amazon.com/author/tracymarkley

www.instagram.com/motivate_healthyfit

www.twitter.com/tracysfitnesshb

Youtube Channel – Tracy L. Markley Fitness

If that Ain’t Country

Host, Western Red

If That Ain’t Country, a weekly traditional country radio show.

Each week ‘If That Ain’t Country’ features the very best in traditional country music from the biggest charting artists and singles…from Conway Twitty, Loretta Lynn and George Jones to Alan Jackson, Bob Wills and George Strait, with a few gems that radio hasn’t worn out.

With a genuine love, deep knowledge and respect for the roots of country music, ‘If That Ain’t Country’ isn’t your average classic country radio show.  Combining unique segments, anecdotes and commmentary, we tap into the authenticity and rich story-telling heritage of country music with a mix you’ll find nowhere else – and all with a uniquely Aussie approach to a US tradition.

Western Red

It’s For Folks

 

Host, “Dr. K” Ken  Nagelberg

It’s For Folks is a weekly program which features guests and speakers of Traditional and contemporary folk music, with an emphasis on new recordings. 

Part I presents new folk music releases, mostly by independent artists. 

Part II is a mix of old folk favorites and recent recordings. 

Part III is a collection of old and new songs about a timely topic for the week. 

Hosted by Ken “Dr. K” Nagelberg, who has been a folk music DJ since 1971 and was a Professor of Mass Communication from 1979-2015. 

 Ken Nagelberg

The Jazz Scene

Host, Jake Longwell


The best in classic and contemporary mainstream Jazz like Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, Benny Goodman, Ella Fitzgerald, Bill Evans, and Django Reinhardt, among many others. The show also features fresh, up and coming singers and instrumentalists.

Quality Radio Productions

Journey Without Maps

Journey Without Maps brings vintage, rare, and underground global music from uncharted sonic territories. Every week, I unearth and showcase a new musical landscape: African soul & funk, Latin rhythms, Iron Curtain electronica, Middle East psychedelic, Asian surf rock … and more.

Archived shows on Mixcloud

Juke In the Back

Your Host, Matt The Cat

Juke In The Back presents the soul that came before rock n’ roll: 1950s rhythm and blues. Each week, this underrated and rollicking music plays on that old Rockola Jukebox in the back.

These songs are the building blocks of rock n’ roll. These are the records that inspired Elvis and single-handedly led to the rock n’ roll explosion of the mid-1950s. Big Joe Turner, Fats Domino, Little Richard, Ruth Brown, Ray Charles, Wynonie Harris, LaVern Baker, Roy Brown, Joe Liggins, Professor Longhair and many more take center stage on The Juke In The Back. Matt The Cat hosted a similar program on XM Satellite Radio called “Harlem” and now he brings this great music and information back to radio.

Matt The Cat has spent the last 20 years in radio, beginning at the tender age of 13 when his career began, hosting an Oldies radio show on the little 710 watts community radio station WBMT in Boxford, MA.  He attended Emerson College in Boston, where he hosted a weekly classic soul music show called “The Soul Bucket.” It was there he interviewed the legendary Peter Wolf of the J. Geils Band. Others included Barrence Whitfiled, Bernie Worell, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Luther Guitar Jr. Johnson, and Otis Clay.

My radio career began at WBMT-FM 88.3 in Boxford, MA. I was 13 years old. I hosted a show called “Friday Night At The Oldies” from 6-10pm every Friday Night,on WBMT. It ran from January, 1989 until June of 1994.  It was here that I learned what worked and sounded good and what didn’t. I wouldn’t be anywhere today if it wasn’t for Glen Walker, the general manager of WBMT for giving me a chance to open a mic and discover what came out. We all have to begin somewhere and it’s really too bad that everyone can’t have access to a radio station like this to start out on. Where’s the radio talent of the future going to learn how it’s done?

Juke In The Back Archives

Kensington Premium Blend

Host, Larry Kensington

 

I have been in broadcasting since the mid 1980s, and have spent most of my career in public radio. My work has been largely in classical music and jazz formats, and I have exhaustive knowledge of both genres. I am an accomplished interviewer, writer, and producer of both short-form arts features and long-form audio documentaries. My voice work has chiefly been for books on tape and educational videos.

Kensington’s Premium Blend comes to you through the Pacifica Audio Port, a global community of local programming

KXCR Community Conversations

Community Conversations is produced and hosted by a variety of KXCR broadcasters on a rotating schedule. Recent hosts include Larry Bloomfield, Richard Koehler, Pip Cole, Maggie Bagon, Kathy Lenox, Jack Kepner, Dave Craddock and Ann Waters.

An easy way to learn about your neighbors; what interests them and how we may just get along knowing we’re not all that different. Hosted by volunteers in the Florence Area, KXCR “Conversations” airs two different discussions four times a week.

Check out our  shows here:

KXCR Grab Bag

Mondays Are Unpredictable

 

Grab Bag is a weekly forum for budding KXCR producers.  You could call it the “commons” of community radio.  It’s an hour of air time set aside every Monday afternoon from 4PM to 5PM for programs produced by you, our community participants.

Whatever your subject is, we can help you get it on air.  For more information call our station manager at (541) 997-5252.

Latin Waves

Host, Sylvia Richardson

 

Latin Waves makes critical political connections while covering local/national and international issues. We bring our listeners in-depth coverage of issues with a focus on history of an issue and what it means for us today and most importantly what we can do to move society forward in a healthy way. In short our show is focused on building community across borders. Positive social change has only come through communities of interest working together and Latin Waves wants to mediate this change and create a more just equalitarian society. Many citizens have given up on change. What is needed is a new political imagination. We are non corporate which means we can cover any story we wish unfiltered and uncensored and are beholden only to the public interest.

Latin Waves podcasts on iTunes

 

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Looking at Motown

Host, Jim Negri

Jim has had a lifelong passion for Motown and is happy to have the opportunity to share his music and knowledge regarding Motown. He will take a look at the hit singles, “B” sides, album tracks and songs from the vaults along with information about the artists, writers and musicians.

Making Contact

Radio Stories and Voices to Take Action

 

 

Making Contact is an award-winning, 29-minute weekly magazine/documentary-style public affairs program heard on 140 radio stations in the USA, Canada, South Africa and Ireland.

We distribute Making Contact to non-commercial radio stations and online listeners without charge. We train independent journalists and community members in radio skills, improving popular access to the media. Through our community collaborations, Making Contact increases the media capacity of community groups and helps amplify the voices of those working and organizing for social justice.

Making Contact is committed to in-depth critical analysis that goes beyond the breaking news. Showcasing voices and perspectives rarely heard in mainstream media, Making Contact focuses on the human realities of politics and the connections between local and global events, emphasizing positive and creative ways to solve problems. Making Contact is FREE to noncommercial stations.

‘Making Contact’ archives

Notable guests on the show have included

Mind’s Eye

Your Host, Greg Williard

 

MindsEye Radio serves people who cannot read the printed word.  Some listeners are totally blind. Others have low vision from macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, cataracts, trauma or glaucoma. There are listeners who can no longer turn the pages of a newspaper because they have had a stroke or have Parkinson’s disease. Still others are unable to read because of learning disabilities, such as dyslexia. Anyone who cannot read a traditional newspaper because of a disability is eligible for service from MindsEye.

 

How we began: In the early 1970’s, there was no good way for blind people to get the contents of the newspaper. WMRY’s Talking Book was born in 1973 through a partnership of Oblates, Lions Clubs, other community organizations and many dedicated individuals. The region finally had a way to provide readings of newspapers and magazines to thousands of people who were blind. It was the third reading service of its kind in the world.  Now at Mind’s eye Radio, poets, artists, producers, and directors collaborate to create a visionary hour for your imagination to explore.

MindsEye Listener Login for past shows

Gregg Williard’s fiction, essays and visual art have appeared in Barge, Diagram, Kill Author, DeComp, Artocratic, and Anemone Sidecar, among others. He lives and works in Madison, Wisconsin.

Montana Maggie

Producer and Host,  Maggie Bagon

 

"Montana Maggie, AKA Maggie Bagon, has been in Florence since 2012. Maggie is a retired Child Welfare Social Worker who currently keeps active by producing her weekly bluegrass program. Maggie has long had a love of bluegrass music and she also plays dulcimer and autoharp. You can catch her show on Fridays at 6am and 1pm.

Maggie also serves on the City of Florence Public Art Committee; Maggie is also part of the Siuslaw Vision Team, past president, and current KXCR board member. Maggie also displays her homespun knitted goods at Florence Regional Arts Alliance, and volunteers with First Step Transitional Housing Program."

Motherland Influence

Host, Graybeard, Daudi and Amemo Amemo

The Motherland Influence brings you African, Latin & Caribbean music from wherever we find it… Nigeria, Colombia, Haiti Europe and the USA. Soukous, Calypso, Rai, Reggae, Afrobeat, Salsa, Cumbia, Chaabi… the list goes on. We do it because it needs to be heard and we love it. We think you will too.

The Motherland Influence Archives

Music For the Mountain Bluegrass

Host, Jon ‘Chip’ Colcord

 

Music For The Mountain Bluegrass is a weekly Bluegrass radio program featuring that hard-driving Bluegrass sound, with classic and new tunes running the gamut from Bill Monroe to Sierra Hull.

Musical Family Tree archives and playlists

New Dimensions Radio

Your Host, Justine Willis Toms

 

The primary activity of the New Dimensions Foundation is the independent production of broadcast dialogues and other quality programs that explore creative solutions to urgent challenges facing humankind.

The purpose of New Dimensions Radio is to deliver life-affirming, socially and spiritually relevant information, practical knowledge and perennial wisdom through the voices and visions of those who are asking new questions and are looking at the world in positive and inspiring ways. It is through the exchange of ideas and information that we can be empowered and enabled to meet the future with greater energy and clarity

The most visible project of the Foundation has been the radio program series initiated in September 1973. Nationally recognized and highly acclaimed for its original and innovative programming. New Dimensions World Broadcasting Network has been broadcasting continuously for more than three decades, addressing the cultural shifts and changing landscapes in our society, and helping to bring original ideas into the mainstream culture. New Dimensions programming is broadcast in the U.S. on more than 300 communities over public radio stations and trans-nationally via satellite (including 300 stations in Australia), Reading for Life Radio, and on the worldwide web at www.newdimensions.org. More than one billion listeners now have access to New Dimensions’ programming.

From global issues to space colonies to solar energy; from new economic alternatives to new business paradigms; from childbirth to death and dying; from remote healing to integral medicine; an infinite array of practical and creative choices are presented through the broadcast programming and other New Dimensions’ endeavors. Over the years, a wealth of practical knowledge and perennial wisdom has accumulated in the audio archives of New Dimensions, a virtual treasure trove of timeless wisdom.

New Dimensions explores the emerging possibilities for global transformation. Informed by an expanding awareness of the interconnectedness of all life, and the possibilities available through creative insights, innovative thinking, cross-cultural traditions and the human spirit, it is an original and powerful forum for innovative and inspiring voices, and views on a wide range of timely as well as timeless topics.

New Dimensions Radio – Program Archive

Justine Willis Toms, D.H.L.  is Co-founder and Managing Producer of New Dimensions Radio, a nonprofit, public benefit, tax-exempt educational organization. She has hosted many radio series including In Her Company: Deep Dialogues with Women of Wisdom, and produced many award-winning radio series including Deep Ecology for the 21st Century, and Bioneers: Revolution From the Heart of Nature. She also serves as host of New Dimensions Radio, which is distributed worldwide. She serves as Editor-In-Chief of the New Dimensions E-Newsletter.

Besides her radio work she leads workshops on Living Life On Purpose. She is co-author with Michael Toms of True Work: Doing What You Love and Loving What You Do and author of Small Pleasures: Finding Grace in a Chaotic World. She is a founding convener of the Millionth Circle Initiative and has been actively involved in circle work since 1980, including being a founding member of a mixed circle of men and women who have been meeting regularly since 1980. This circle has been witness to all the life cycles, including birth and death and everything in-between. She also participates in other circles, including several women’s circles. She was bestowed an honorary doctorate from the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, an accredited graduate school in Palo Alto, CA.

New World Notes

Your Host, Ken Dowst

 

New World Notes is both a blog and a weekly radio program. Each examines political & social issues from a Progressive perspective with humor. The content includes my own commentary … recorded talk by people who do this better than I … stories from the alternative press read aloud … graphics … and music with a message.

Examining political & social issues from a Progressive perspective and with humor, recorded talk of people, stories, the alternative press read aloud … graphics … and music with a message.

New World Notes on blogspot

Odd Duck Radio

Your Host, Tom McSweeney

 

On the air 7 PM Sunday night.

Paddling in the wake of Peter Bochan’s All Mixed Up, Odd Duck Radio takes the baton from classic radio innovators in the relay race of eclectic programming.  Put on your water wings and join me in the deep end for the program that mixes everything!

Contact me at oddduckradio@gmail.com for show information.  Cheers! –Tom

On Being

Your Host, Krista Tippett

 

Krista Tippett, creator and host of the public radio show “On Being,” has been honored with the 2013 National Humanities Medal. Tippett received the award from President Obama at a White House ceremony, along with nine other Americans whose work has broadened the nation’s cultural understanding and engagement with the humanities. It covers a broad range of topics, drawing out scientists, theologians, poets, artists, and activists.

In announcing the award, the White House cited Tippett’s achievements in “thoughtfully delving into the mysteries of human existence. On the air and in print, Ms. Tippett avoids easy answers, embracing complexity and inviting people of all faiths, no faith, and every background to join the conversation.”

“On Being” is heard on more than 330 U.S. public radio stations and globally by podcast. The program and its multi-media platforms, originally called “Speaking of Faith” when it launched weekly in 2003, has garnered multiple other honors, including a Peabody Award and three Webby Awards. Tippett also is the author of two books, including the New York Times bestseller, “Einstein’s God.”

“I am so honored by this recognition,” Tippett said. “It’s an affirmation of the vision behind our project of the past 10 years, that it should be possible to create intelligent, robust conversation about meaning and morality, across our divides — to open imaginations and possibilities rather than shutting them down.”

On Being – Program Archives

Out of the Woods

Host, Jon ‘Chip’ Colcord

Out of the Woods is an independently-produced weekly radio program of a variety of acoustic music, new and old.  We are syndicated on a variety of internet and air stations across the U.S. and around the world.

Acoustic music has been our  programming focus since 1993. Out of the Woods, a mostly acoustic program, began in the fall of 2009 on WNEC-FM, leaving for WSCS-FM at Colby-Sawyer College in New London, New Hampshire in 2011.

You can find updated links and information his facebook page.

Out of the Woods – Archived Shows

Phonoscape

Space Music Produced by Marc Patrick Norman

For the ultimate in electronica and  high quality ambient music. Marc Norman features artists from all over the planet and beyond. Relax and be inspired by an evening of exclusive releases, interviews, and deep-space adventures.

Phonoscape Shows on Mixcloud

Poets West

Your Host,  J. Glenn Evans

 

A Seattle-based nonprofit literary organization that links the poet with readers and listeners in the broader democratic community. Although poets write their poems in solitude, they do take pride in their craft and usually want to share their poems with an audience.

 

J. Glenn Evans, founder and director of PoetsWest, is the author of two novels, Broker Jim, and Zeke’s Revenge, and four books of poetry, Window In The Sky, Seattle Poems, Buffalo Tracks, and Deadly Mistress.

Barbara Evans, editor of Poets Table Anthology, writes and/or edits much of the web content, and does whatever else needs to be done. She is co-recipient of the 1999 Faith Beamer Cooke Award by Washington Poets Association in recognition of service to the poetry community of Washingto

PoetsWest coordinates a variety of reading venues, provides a network for poets and poetry, and produces a weekly radio program of poetry, stories and music from the studios of KSER 90.7 FM in Everett, Washington. These radio programs are syndicated through the Pacifica Radio network on its website AudioPort.org and made available to nonprofit and community radio stations around the globe. Along the way, PoetsWest learned a few things about what the gift of poetry means to the community and how the poet connects to that community and to the larger world.

PoetsWest Radio Programs

Project Censored Show

Co-hosts, Mickey Huff and Peter Phillips

 

The Project Censored Show was born in 2010, as a public affairs program. Project Censored educates students and the public about the crucial role of a free press for democratic self-government. Over the past three decades, more than 2,500 college students have developed their critical thinking and media literacy skills by conducting investigative research in Project Censored programs. Their affiliates program links together teachers and students from dozens of college and university campuses across the country and around the world.

Project Censored Archived Shows

Radio Ecoshock

Your Host, Alex Smith

 

Radio Ecoshock is a weekly radio program and podcast syndicated to over 87 college, community and commercial radio stations on three continents. Host Alex Smith interviews top scientists, authors and activists.

In the December 16th 2015 show titled ‘Return of Economic Collapse’, guest expert Michael T. Snyder says that extreme rainfall events are cropping up around the world. In England, once in a thousand year floods have repeated 3 times now, in five years. Records are falling in many countries. In a warmer world, we’ve gained 7 percent more water vapor in the atmosphere and explains warning signs that the global economy is crashing, no matter what others say.

Radio Ecoshock Archives

Radio Thrift Shop

Your Host, DJ Frederick

 

DJ Frederick is celebrating 16 years at WSCS  and 40+ years on the airwaves. Radio Thrift Shop is a lo-tech show produced by DJ Frederick and broadcast on WSCS 90.9 in New London NH and online at classicalwscs.org, Saturday evenings at 10 PM eastern time. Radio Thrift Shop is a homegrown mix that features vinyl  records, 78s, 45s, LPs, private press releases, and a variety of tapes and homemade CDs. Each edition features a free form playlist of music released between the early 20th century and next week. Some editions of Radio Thrift Shop include documentaries about the history and culture of music and/or radio.

Radio Thrift Shop Playlists and Archives

Radiola

Your Host, Andy Senior

 

A weekly 2 hr. program hosted by Andy Senior featuring great music from 1900 through 1940.

Live365.com station broadcasts

Rag Man

Host, Pip Cole

What would it be like to understand the depth of Dylan, the intensity of Leonard Cohen…. or the barbed wire feeling you get after decades of being sold by corporate media?  These are the roads The Rag Man travels – and as his passenger, young and old alike will find this a familiar ride

RockaBilly ‘N’ Blues Radio Hour

 

Your Host, Jammin’ James Riley

The term “old soul” has been used more often than not to describe James Riley. His mom’s Elvis albums and movies, like American Graffiti and The Buddy Holly Story helped shape his musical tastes as a kid in the 70’s in Louisville, KY.  Those influences continue to this day. Riley has a BA degree in Communication Arts at Georgetown College in Georgetown, KY, where he took an active role at WRVG on campus. He’s been a fixture in the radio promotions scene since moving to Nashville in 1993.

He has worked for a variety of Christian record companies, such as Word, Provident, Inpop and R.E.X. Records and now heads up “Old Fashioned Radio Publicit” to focus Ameripolitan, Americana, Blues and other roots radio formats. James began Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour in early 2014, continuing to expand his musical passion.

The show is a unique blend of modern and vintage rockabilly, blues, Ameripolitan, Americana, surf, early country and rock & roll. It’s now heard on over 150 stations worldwide each weekand, and airs exclusive interviews with artists such as Dion, John Fogerty, Billy Gibbons (ZZTop), Duane Eddy, Brenda Lee, The Beach Boys, Billy Burnette, Dale Watson, Dick Dale, Reverend Horton Heat, JD McPherson, Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin (The Blasters) …and many,many more.

In 2016, Riley was nominated for DJ Of  The Year at the Ameripolitan MusicAwards and  won the award in 2017. He can often be seen doing MC duties at various festivals and concerts, sometimes sharing air time with new and heritage artists who tell their stories to keep this great music alive!

For more information, check out:

www.rockabillynblues.blogspot.com

James Rileyrileypromo@gmail.com

RWs Kountry Kaleidoscope

Host,  RW Marshal

 

RW Marshall has been behind the mic for over 35 years,in radio and theatrical entertainment, in California, Tennessee and Oregon (including Lincoln City at KBCH/KCRF). He worked for several years in East Tennessee for Dolly Parton at her radio station and theme park during most of the ’90s.

He describes Kountry Kaleidoscope as a …”mixed variety of Country-ish music, heavy on Classic Artists, mixed with novelty and cross-genre variety. These are edited versions of once longer shows, re-mixed for a new audience and based upon the original playlists of ‘RWs Nite Owls’, first broadcast in the 1980s.”

Root Stock Radio

Host, Theresa Marquez

A pioneer of the natural foods movement, Rootstock Radio host, Theresa Marquez, has been a passionate advocate for organic farming and organic foods since 1978. Well known for her unwavering belief that organic is the key to solving many of the challenges we face today, Marquez has demonstrated that organic can make a difference for farmers, citizens and the planet. In 2010, the Organic Trade Association honored Marquez with the Organic Leadership Award for her outstanding initiative and devotion to organic.

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Scholar’s Circle

Your Host, Maria Armoudian

 

Maria Armoudian is the author of Kill the Messenger: The Media’s Role in the Fate of the World, a lecturer at the University of Auckland in New Zealand, and the host and producer of the syndicated radio program, “The Scholars’ Circle”. Her articles have been published by the Columbia Journalism Review, New York Times Syndicate and the Los Angeles Times Syndicate, The New Zealand Herald, the Los Angeles Daily News, the Progressive, Salon.com, Truthout, Alternet, Inc., Daily Variety, and Billboard. She is currently working on a book about war correspondents and the challenges they face in reporting from some of the world’s most perilous places. Maria is also a song-writer & musician. Her CD is Life in the New World.

Archive of past interviews

The Shortwave Report

Your Host, Dan Roberts

 

The Shortwave Report Is a 30 minute review of news stories recorded from a shortwave radio. The show focuses its reports on significant recent events in countries across the globe. Times and frequencies for English-language programs are included to encourage you to listen on your own. It’s easy. There is a new show posted every Friday morning, record it in mono!

The Shortwave Report on outfarpress.com

Siuslaw Pioneers – Yesterday and Yesteryear

Tune in to Yesterday and Yesteryear at 1:00PM on Thursday to reconnect with your past, and learn more about our development from early cannery and timber boom town to the present.

The Pioneer Museum Thespians’ “Old Time Story Telling” at City Lights Cinemas kicked off a season of theatrical performance on KXCR fm for a great look back to the roots of our little town.  The Museum houses a deep archive of stories and events from the past that are the source for all things historic in Florence…people, places, events…the beginnings and the ensuing middle of the story that reveals the web of community that led to our today.

One of the latest Story Telling episodes for the History of Florence was just recorded at the museum.  Called the “Renaissance of Bay Street”, five of the early “pioneers” in the rehabilitation of Florence’s derelict waterfront told their stories about coming to this area and enlisting theirs and the the creativity of others to bring Old Town back to life and make it a viable living and working environment, visited by people from all over the world. The following link gives you the audio of that discussion:

60 Watts

Host,  Tony Rocky Horror

 

“Coming straight from the United States’ grunge capital itself”, 60 Watts is Public Radio’s weekly underground and alternative rock specialty program.

Tony Rocky Horror guides you through a unique selection of underground rock bands, many of whom are highly underrepresented throughout the mainstream media landscape. 60 Watts aims to meet the need for more in-depth coverage of alternative music at large; often including many artists from the host’s home region of the Northwest.

Explore the cutting-edge sounds of noise rock, grunge, hardcore, metal, and alternative from around the world!”

Song of the Soul…Northern Spirit Radio

Host, Mark Helpsmeet

Mark Helpsmeet explores the relevance and meaning of his guests’ music in relation to their experience. Some guests are musicians, perhaps sharing their own music, but most guests are simply sharing music they’ve been impacted by, written and performed by others.

Song of the Soul promotes world healing by broadcasting inspirational and educational voices of peace and social justice using the language of personal story, music, and spirituality.

Song of the Soul  invites you to a soul-level encounter with the music that has charted the steps of  spiritual journeys, provided a touchstone in the soul’s dark night, and sung the hearts awe and joy when it comes to the Light.

Northern Spirit Radio Episodes

Sonic Cafe

Host, Scott Clark

 

The Sonic Café – is an intelligent, eclectic mix of music, comedy and pop culture showcasing thirty to sixty years of content within each episode. The program is produced and hosted weekly by Scott Clark.

You can find the Sonic Café on Facebook (facebook.com/SonicCafeRadio) where you can instantly stream current as well as the entire back catalog of Sonic Café episodes to your device. Plus find complete show notes and playlist information for each episode.      Listeners can also reach the show producer via email at (SonicCafeRadio@gmail.com)

Soul Deluxe

Your Host, Byron Fenix

 

 

Soul Deluxe is a weekly, two-hour radio program featuring eclectic mix sets by Phoenix-based DJ Byron Fenix. The show spotlights Soul music and various genres that either gave rise to or were influenced by it, including Electronic, Disco, Funk, Hip-Hop, House, Jazz, and R&B. In addition to the music, the show exposes listeners to a variety of emerging urban-themed artists and musicians.

The program has its genesis in “Unity Vibe,” an earlier mix show launched in late 2008 on community radio station Radio Phoenix, which was hosted by Phoenix-based DJ RMC (Ruben Candelaria). One of RMC’s regular co-hosts was an emerging mix DJ by the name of Byron Fenix. When RMC decided to end “Unity Vibe” in mid 2010 to focus on his family, Byron took over his old time slot and launched the weekly radio program now known as Soul Deluxe. Since “Unity Vibe” focused on spotlighting house music, the early days of “Soul Deluxe” followed in the same direction.

As time went on, Byron decided to focus his mixes on more soulful cuts from a variety of genres including electronic, disco, jazz, and R&B. The show also began to spotlight emerging urban artists and musicians. Past guests on the show have included dance music artists Mochico & Boogie, Native American artist Damien Jim, and Byron’s former co-host DJ RMC.

Soul Deluxe is produced by Radio Phoenix in Phoenix, Arizona, and is distributed nationally by Native Voice One (NV1).

Soul Deluxe Playlists

Sounds from the Global Village

Your Host, Jason ‘Jake’ Longwell


Sounds From the Global Village is a weekly musical trip around the world. The program offers a mix of traditional and contemporary musical genres from every corner of the globe, along with in depth background on the selections, artists, and countries of origin. You can tour the world without ever leaving the comfort of your own home by tuning in to Sounds From the Global Village.

Quality Radio Productions (QRP) is the brainchild of Jason ‘jake’ Longwell, a veteran radio program presenter and producer from the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York. Based in Geneva, NY, QRP offers six top quality radio shows to any non-commercial radio station or webcaster free of charge. These shows focus on genres of music that are often times ignored by mainstream media. These genres include Jazz, Classical, and World music.

Quality Radio Productions on Blogspot

Spiritual Unity Today

 

Host, Larry Bloomfield

How you see yourself and how you connect to that view, in the world..

Sprouts

Distributed by Pacific Radio

 

Sprouts is a weekly program that features local radio production and stories from many radio stations and local media groups around the world. It is produced in collaboration with community radio stations and independent producers across the country.

The program is coordinated and distributed by Pacifica Radio. Older shows can be found in their archives here. 

Team Human

Produced by Luke Robert Mason and Josh Chapdelaine

With Douglas Rushkoff

 

Autonomous technologies, runaway markets and weaponized media seem to have overturned civil society, paralyzing our ability to think constructively, connect meaningfully, or act purposefully. It feels as if civilization itself were on the brink, and that we lack the collective willpower and coordination necessary to address issues of vital importance to the very survival of our species.

The simplest way to understand and change our predicament is to recognize that being human is a team sport. We cannot be fully human, alone. Anything that brings us together fosters our humanity. Likewise, anything that separates us makes us less human, and less able to exercise our will.

Team Human is a podcast striving to amplify human connection. Each week we are engaging in real-time, no-holds-barred discussions with people who are hacking the machine to make it more compatible with human life, and helping redefine what it means to stay human in a digital age.

This is a syndicated show and all episodes are available at this address: https://teamhuman.fm/ourepisodes/

The Lost Tapes

Host, Reggie Périgord

“Greetings and salutations!

Tune into The Lost Tapes with your humble host of audio oddities, Reggie Périgord on Fridays at 7pm! Playing all hits that should have been from genres possibly yet unknown and unfathomable with a bit of esoteric music history on the side!”

For questions, comments and/or music submissions, email me at: reggieperigord@gmail.com. And for more information about the artists and their music, check out my companion blog, “Lost and Found”  at: pairofgourds.com

The Piano Men

Host, Stanley Karr

 

The host of The Piano Men, Stanley Karr, is pursuing a career in broadcasting. For further inquiries and suggestions contact Stanley at stanley_karr@yahoo.com/

The Piano Men features a wide variety of piano masters beginning from the classical period to the modern era.

The show is syndicated on various community radio stations across the country. The mission of the show to celebrate the rich history of the instrument and its greatest players.

The Shortwave Report

Your Host, Dan Roberts

 

The Shortwave Report Is a 30 minute review of news stories recorded from a shortwave radio. The show focuses its reports on significant recent events in countries across the globe. Times and frequencies for English-language programs are included to encourage you to listen on your own. It’s easy. There is a new show posted every Friday morning, record it in mono!

The Shortwave Report on outfarpress.com

The Thom Hartmann Show

Your Host, Thom Hartmann

 

The Thom Hartmann Show is a national and internationally syndicated talk show available in over a half-billion homes worldwide.

Thom Hartman is a New York Times bestseller, and a four time Project Censored Award winning author of 24 books in print, in 17 languages on five continents. He was born and grew up in Michigan.

Thom Hartmann Radio Podcasts 

This Way Out

Producers Greg Gordon, Lucia Chappelle and JD Doyle

 

An award-winning internationally distributed weekly LGBT radio program. “This Way Out” leads off each week with “NewsWrap”, a summary of some of the major news events in or affecting sexual minority communities, compiled from a variety of media outlets around the world.

This Way Out on tunein.com

This Week In Water

Journalism about water and the Environment…..

 

The H2O Radio VISION:
Raise awareness about threats to water supplies in order to protect this most vital resource on which all life depends.

The H2O Radio MISSION:
Create programs that generate conversations about local, regional, and global water issues; educate about water efficiency and water quality protection; and inspire audiences to engage around sustainable solutions.

Compelling, fresh, and relevant stories about everything water. Soak in some stories from H2O Radio at: https://h2oradio.org/CurrentStory.html 

 

CONSERVATION
AND SUSTAINABILITY

Going, Going…Gone? The Most Abundant Tree in Hawai’i Is Dying
Learn more

 

 

CLIMATE CHANGE

Terrified, Yet Optimistic. How Young People Are Responding to Grave Warnings About Climate Change
Learn more

 

EMERGING CONTAMINANTS 

Girl Genius: This 12-year-old invented a device to detect lead in water—and as far as science goes—she’s just getting started.
Learn more


CONSERVATION AND SUSTAINABILITY

Do Future Generations Have Rights to a Healthy Planet? A Current Human Says They Do—and He’s Walking on Their Behalf.
Learn more

Listen in at 12:45 Sunday morning after Spiritual Unity Today.

Trance on the Porch

Host, DJ Mark

 

DJ Mark has an extensive list of accomplishments both as a club DJ and a radio DJ. He’s been on the air ever since high school back in the 1990s.  He pioneered a trance and progressive radio show while a student in college, and since then has spun at clubs and events all across the Midwest.

Trance On The Porch Facebook page

Archives on djmark.us

TUC Radio

 

TUC Radio is a regular weekly program on over 60 radio stations and can be heard in many rural communities as well as in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, Seattle, Cleveland, Houston, Taos, Buffalo, Philadelphia, Vancouver and many other cities – as far as Cape Town, South Africa and into North Africa via Milano, Italy.

TUC Radio does not accept funding from government agencies or corporations. There is no financial backing from any radio station or even a non-profit. TUC Radio is free to air what I believe you find important. PLEASE support TUC Radio with your donation. Thank you!

Independent Radio on CDs, DVDs and the Internet on the untold story – the impact of big corporations on society……

Are you looking for a program you just heard on the radio? Find it in the NEWEST PROGRAMS section.

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UnderCurrents

Host, Gregg McVicar

Gregg Mc Vicar provides, a thoughtful yet playful freeform music mix of Rock, Folk, Blues, Reggae, Dub, Electronica, HipHop, World and Roots music, and an excellent selection of contemporary Native artists.

Undercurrents.net podcasts

UpBeat Music Hour

 

Host, Gary Flannagan

Gary Flanagan has been doing DJ and voiceover work for over 20 years. He is the host of the Upbeat Music Hour, which focuses on hits from the past. He was also the founder of Nightwaves, a zine dedicated to the underground electronic musician. He has been writing and recording original music since 1999, releasing more than 10 albums. His music has been released by indie labels around the world. He is also very passionate about photography. He lives with his wife Janelle in Saint John,New Brunswick, on the east coast of Canada.

Upstate Radio Theater Project

Producer and Host, Jake Longwell

KSVR Skagit Valley Community Radio presents an anthology series of Dramas, Mysteries, Comedies, Adventure, and series like The Mysteries of Doctor Throrndyke, FuturePast; dramatizations from the golden age of science fiction, Crime Thrillers and Classic Stories.

KSVR-FM Show Archives

Up Front Soul

Your Host, Sanguine Fromage

Join us! Sanguine Fromage gives us the best in funk, soul, and jazz. UpFront Soul, the show formerly known as The Nightfly, is 120 minutes of soulful sounds to which you may get down!

Producer and host Sanguine Fromage, WERU Dj since 2005, serves up a weekly blend of funk, soul, and jazz, plus sprinklings of R&B, gospel, and hip-hop. UpFront Soul showcases obscure artists and back-catalogue offerings from more familiar names. You’ll find West African funk, funk-enriched jazz, deep soul, and only the best modern music.

WERU Community Radio shows

Voices From The Circle

Producer and Host, Jim DeNomie

 

 

 

Voices From the Circle: Native American Radio began as a Sunday night, 30-minute show in Milwaukee on WYMS-FM in 1997 and moved to Sunday mornings, expanding to one hour. It was picked up by American Indian Radio in 1999, and is now part of the Native Voice One family.

This weekly program highlights Native news, music, issues, entertainment and storytelling from reservations and urban communities. Co-hosts Jim DeNomie (Bad River Chippewa), Barbara Jersey (Menominee/Potawatomi) and Shadow (Radio Dog) bring you traditional and contemporary Native music, entertainment, storytelling, poetry, powwow trail information, and a calendar of events with an emphasis on the Western Great Lakes, Canada and North East.“Live, Laugh and Sing”

Wider View

Host, Charles Dunaway

Wider View is 30-minute program that originates with KEPW 97.3 Community Radio in Eugene, Oregon. We interview activists and analysts who present perspectives outside those found in the mainstream media. Were focused on the US role in the world and the political situation in the country that maintains that role.

https://www.facebook.com/widerviewradio

WINGS

Women’s International News Gathering Service

Women’s International News Gathering Service (WINGS) is an all-woman independent radio production company producing and distributing news and current affairs programs by and about women around the world. WINGS programs are used by non-commercial stations, women’s studies, and individuals.

 


Show Archives on NCRA-ANREC

WoodSongs

Host, Michael Johnathon

 

Michael Johnathon is a folksinger, songwriter, concert performer, an author who created and hosts the worldwide broadcast of theWoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour with a radio audience of over a million listeners each week on more than 500 public radio stations, PBS-TV coast-to-coast, and American Forces Radio Network in 173 nations. He has also created the world’s first multi-camera weekly music series broadcast on the internet.

Michael is also a playwright.His play Walden: The Ballad of Thoreau, has over 8,000 registered performances in 42 countries and has been translated into four languages. 

Michael’s current release is his live concert album, Looking Glass, recorded in theatres from Arkansas to Dublin Ireland. His latest studio CD release is “Front Porch” and his third book, “WoodSongs III – A Folksinger’s Social Commentary and Front Porch Manual” will be released in the fall of 2016.

Archived shows on tunein.com

Your Call with Rose Aguilar

On KALW 91.7 fm, San Francisco Public Radio, Rose Aguilar, Your Call’s host, is a Native journalist who talks about social issues and confronting history, finding inspiration and taking time to breathe.

She is the author of Red Highways.

To listen to her podcast or show archives, visit her homepage at KALW SanFrancisco

KALW’s call-in show: Politics and culture, dialogue and debate. And every Friday, the Media Roundtable. Join the conversation by e-mail yourcall@kalw.org, or tweet us @yourcallradio. Subscribe to the Your Call podcast on iTunes.

 

On Air:

  • The Thom Hartmann Show

Upcoming:

  • Project Censored Show

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Youth Speaks Out

Produced by Dan Roberts

 

 

Hosted by high school students in Mendocino County California, and produced by Dan Roberts.

Youth Speaks Out! is a monthly public affairs show by, for and about young people, with a Brief call-in section. 

Youth Speaks Out! show archives

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