This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Public Broadcasting act. Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the act into law, saying: It announces to the world that our Nation wants more than just material wealth; our Nation wants more than a “chicken in every pot.” We in America have an appetite for […]
You heard that right. Featuring four exclusive in-studio performances from Charlie Parr, Feed the Dog, Shawndell Marks, & Vincent Kicher all on this week’s One Fine Morning. Tune in from 9 AM to Noon to catch them all live on air! Plus brand new releases from Hurray for the Riff Raff, Gold Star, Robyn Hitchcock, the New Pornographers, J. […]
Exciting news! The legendary Alejandro Escovedo will swing by WORT FM and strum a few acoustic songs to be featured on the next One Fine Morning [Tues 9a-Noon] prior to his show this Thursday night at the High Noon Saloon. If you haven’t heard it yet, Escovedo’s new record “Burn Something Beautiful” is a scorcher […]
Jan Miyasaki interviews Frieda Werden of the Women’s International News Gathering Service (WINGS) about that group’s 30-plus year effort to bring community radio to the masses, and women to community radio — resulting in more empowered women.
Have you pledged yet? Why donate to community radio? How important are our pledge drives? What is the significance of listener powered community? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
Norm Stockwell joined Buzz host Aaron Perry and spoke about his upcoming travel to Tanzania where he will attend the World Social Forum and teaching young people about community radio.