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.
WORT Community Radio has made the trip around the sun 38 times. We look at the station’s past and future.
Your host Sabi Atteyih hosts a live report from Alexandria, Egypt. Topics this week include Obama and immigration reform, the new electronic hookah, the International Festival in Madison, and The Freedom Theater of Jenin Refugee Camp touring play “The Island,” coming to the United States. The show includes poetry from Mahmoud Darwish and music by […]