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On the Air


1 p.m. “Flea Market” Listeners call in with items to buy or sell.

6:30 p.m. “Democracy Now” Special time for national newsmagazine.

7:30 p.m. “Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival” Opening night of the California Bluegrass Association even live from the Nevada County

Fairgrounds, featuring Blue Highway and the Dan Tyminski Band.


7 a.m. “The Morning Show” Jerianne Van Dijk discusses male vanity with Prince Charming.

10 a.m. “Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival” 13 hour broadcast live from the Nevada County Fairgrounds, including performances by Belle Monroe

and Her Brewgrass Boys, BladeRunners and Kids on Bluegrass.

6 p.. “Democracy Now” Host is The Union columnist Amy Goodman.

7 p.m. “Father’s Day Bluegrass Spotlight” Main stage and headliners Crooked Still, Dan Tyminski Band and Blue Highway.

11 p.m. “Alone in the Dark” Joel Brungardt hides the banjos and mandolins in favor of worldbeats.


5 a.m. “Right Place, Right Time” If Kim Bryant doesn’t make you smile, go back to sleep.

7 a.m. “Backroads” Larry Hilberg pans for gold in the studio.

10 a.m. “County Line Bluegrass” Eric Rice anchors KVMR’s coverage of the Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival, with live performances by Goldwing Express and the Doerfel Family and bonus jams at the KVMR Broadcast tent.

7 p.m. “Father’s Day Bluegrass Spotlight” Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver headline live from the Nevada County Fairgrounds.


7 a.m. “House Blend” Allison Miller plays scrabble with the on-air computer.

10 a.m. “Father’s Day Bluegrass Gospel Show” Live from Nevada County


3 p.m. “From Holler to Holy” Gospel blues and soul with Meri St. Mary.

4 p.m. “Transglobal Sound System” Fay is guest pilot.

8 p.m. “A Word In Edgewise” T. E. Wolf reads rabbit mythology from “Watership Down.”


10 a.m. “South of the Border” Latin music with returning host Katherine Smith.

Noon “Earth Mysteries” Haines Ely pulls the wool over listener eyes.

8 p.m. “Women’s Show” Heidi Starr with “Voices of Resistance.”


10 a.m. “Jazz Break” One of the only daytime jazz programs in the Sacramento area, with Bruce Tepper.

2 p.m. “So Many Roads” Blues with Richard Tewes.

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