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7 a.m. “The Morning Show” Guest host Laura Miller features female vocalist “sweethearts” for station’s winter membership drive.

Noon “Public Planet” John Perkins, author of bestseller “Confessions of An Economic Hit Man,” describes how U.S. aid programs duped smaller countries.

4 p.m. “Music Magazine” Music from Oscar-nominated film “Ray.”

8 p.m. “NightLIVE!” Folksinger and multi-instrumentalist John McCutcheon, recorded at recent Grass Valley benefit performance for KVMR.


7 a.m. “The Morning Show” Jerianne Van Dijk’s final morning program, with obscure surf music, an “Over the Rainbow” sampler and telephone book covers as membership thank-you gifts.

1 p.m. “Organic Matters” Amigo Bob Cantesano, small farming trends, organic branding.

2 p.m. “Avant Garage” Music Director Alice MacAllister features music from the world’s leading rock band, formed in 1969.

8 p.m. “Tropical Storm” Birthday tribute to reggae artist Bob Marley.


10 a.m. “County Line Bluegrass” Membership special features Dry Branch Fire Squad and others, with host Eric Rice.

Noon “KFAT Revisited” Tribute show to legendary eclectic Bay Area radio statio KFAT, with compilation of music and humor from the defunct radio station.

4 p.m. “Street Legal” A 4-hour Bob Dylan special, featuring music from his forthcoming classic concert DVD.

8 p.m. “Dead Air” Music of the Grateful Dead


9 a.m. “Kani Ka Pila” Hawaiian music.

Noon “Blues Spectrum” Steve Cagle and the “Blues Doctor,” Derek Washington.

3 p.m. “Big Iron” A special tribute to balladeer Marty Robbins, host Thomas Greener.

5 p.m. “On The Road Live” Roots country rock artist Todd Snider, recorded live at the Nugget earlier this month.

7 p.m. “Skateboarders Paradise” Two hour special on youth culture music and hobby series, featuring teenaged host Aaron Eisenberg.


6 p.m. “KVMR Evening News”

10 p.m. “National Homelessness Marathon” 6-hour broadcast from streets of New Haven, Conn., a national broadcast detailing problems, controversies, culture surrounding nation’s growing number of homeless. Call-ins welcome.

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