On the air: Aug. 14, 2008 | TheUnion.com

On the air: Aug. 14, 2008


Noon “Public Planet” Bookseller John Fletcher and hydrologist Steve Baker.

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

6:30 p.m. “KVMR Evening News” Featuring essayist Molly Fisk.


7 a.m. “The Morning Show” Jerianne Van Dijk gives the Olympic judges the birdie after losing her badminton match.

10 a.m. “Nevada City Limits” What great acoustic band has Dennis Brunnenmeyer discovered this week?

1 p.m. “What’s Cooking” With food writer Patti Bess.

8 p.m. “Ital Culture” Reggae and dub, with Redlocks.


9 a.m. “Backroads” Eccentric music artist Dan Hicks in conversation with host Larry Hilberg.

10 a.m. “County Line Bluegrass” Did you know host Eric Rice’s late father-in-law was a Swedish Olympic medalist in speed walking?

Noon “Hard Country” Rick and Audra Snelson present outlaw and country classics.

4 p.m. “Rhythm and Blues Revue” Nevada County Fair judge Brian Lee plays some blue ribbon doo-wop.

6 p.m. “Bayou Country” Cajun and zydeco.


Noon “E-Town” Live musical guests are Bob Dylan’s son, Jakob Dylan, and west Texast troubadour Joe Ely, plus an interview with author John Javna (“50 Simple Things You Can Do To Save The Earth”).

4 p.m. “Transglobal Sound System.” Dawn Fischer salutes one of the best dads in the world.

6 p.m. “Sunday Night Showcase” “Sweet Harmony: The Music of Geoff and Maria Muldaur”

9 p.m. “Loafer’s Glory” Solo radio studio performances of “Hallelujah I’m A Bum” and “Travelin’ Across the Great Divide” by U. Utah Phillips.


7 a.m. “The Morning Show” In a preliminary Olympic Games heat, Michael Phelps fails to qualify to host the program.

1 p.m. “BookTalk” The local literary scene, with Chinalogist Eric Tomb.

8 p.m. “The Women’s Show” Jill Hochwald hosts a program on Recovery.


Noon “Conversations” A two-hour special on “Global Peace, A Possibility”, with guests including David Korten, author of “The Great Turning: From Empire To Earth Community.”

4 p.m. “Music Magazine” Host Elisa Parker with updates on leading weekend events.

8 p.m. “The Other Side” Pioneering ambient and space music artists, with

host Mikail Graham.


10 a.m. “Carefree Highway” Guest host is Rhino Records producer Mark Leviton.

Noon “Rabble Rousing” Chamba Lane models the latest Yuba River attire.

4 p.m. “Music Magazine” Jenny Michaels takes home the Gold Medal for in-studio beach volleyball.

9 p.m. “Celtic Cadence” Anne Hestbeck gets her Irish up.

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