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On the Air: Sept. 4, 2008

Thursday

Noon “Public Planet” Martin Webb and the monthly “Energy Report.”

2 p.m. “Good Stuff” Kim Rogers reviews the summer music festival season.



6 p.m. “Republican National Convention” Live coverage of Sen. John McCain’s acceptance speech from Pacifica Radio, BBC and Democracy Now.

Friday




7 a.m. “The Morning Show” Jerianne Van Dijk demonstrates bullfighting techniques, particularly useful during convention weeks.

Noon “Disability Rap” Independent living, accessibility and other issues with FREED Executive Director Ana Acton.

1 p.m. “Garden Forum” With Kathi Keville, author of “Women’s Health, Women’s Herbs”.

2 p.m. “Avant Garage” Persnickety upstairs tenant B.D. Colwell sneaks in and revs things up.

Saturday

10 a.m. “County Line Bluegrass” Eric Rice with tall tales from Camp Mather.

2 p.m. “Rockin’ and Stompin'” Live festival highlights from the fall Strawberry Music Festival.

4 p.m. “Rhythm & Blues Review” Doowop, r&b and late ’50s and early ’60s pop sensations.

8 p.m. “Dead Air” Be grateful; Richard Dunk is resident Deadologist.

Sunday

7 a.m. “House Blend” Allison Miller starts chopping wood and collecting warm tunes for winter.

Noon “E-Town” Live from Denver’s Red Rocks with music artists David Grey and Beth Orton, plus an interview with Nobel Peace Prize winner Al Gore.

4 p.m. “Transglobal Sound System” Worldbeat music with Jodi Selene.

6 p.m. “Sunday Night Showcase” Bob Marley, “Spanning The Generations,”

with Trent Bean.

8 p.m. “A Word in Edgewise” A pre-9/11 “peace” commemoration, with readings of Mark Twain and Kurt Vonnegut by T.E. Wolfe.

Monday

9 a.m. “The Morning Show” Modern dance celebrates the culture and artists of Nevada County, as explained by choreographer Lovie Bucknell.

Noon “Earth Mysteries” Haines Ely pulls more wool over listener’s eyes.

4 p.m. “Music Magazine” Can Dawn Fischer pass the AP Dude test from “The Big Lebowski”?

8 p.m. “Town Hall Meeting” Nevada City Vice Mayor Renette Senum, Dr. Christine Newsome and others discuss universal single payer healthcare proposals for California, with audience input live from Nevada City Hall.

Tuesday

2 p.m. “So Many Roads” Contemporary and traditional blues.

8 p.m. “Other Side” Humorous composer and cartoonist Gerard Hoffnung.

Wednesday

7 a.m. “Morning Show” Science with Sandra Tsing Loh, politics with Progressive editor Matt Rothschild and ecelctic music with Brian Compton.

1 p.m. “Second Wind” Gerontologist and author Mel Walsh (“Hot Granny”)

returns from a summer break.

4 p.m. “Music Magazine” A floating Connie Coale tests the studio’s new weightlessness button.


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