On the air: Aug. 7, 2008
10 a.m. “Dreamwalk” Native American music and culture, live from the Nevada County Fairgrounds.
Noon “Public Planet” Martin Webb with the monthly “Energy Report.”
1 p.m. “Money Matters” Special edition of Marc Cuniberti’s financial advice and economic analysis program live at the KVMR Booth, Nevada
6:30 p.m. “KVMR Evening News” Regional and state headlines, “Election Unspun” Pacifica Radio Network update and essayist Molly Fisk.
8 p.m. “Live on the Silver Stage” New wave pop’s Sasha and the Shamrocks and indie alt-rockers Casual Fog in live performance at KVMR’s Silver
7 a.m. “Morning Show” Jerianne Van Dijk asks her looking glass who’s the Nevada County Fair-est of them all.
10 a.m. “Nevada City Limits” Will Congressman John Doolittle make a surprise appearance like he did in 2006?
1 p.m. “Organic Matters” Amigo Bob Cantesano and sidekick Paul Paterson
evaluate the Nevada County Fair’s greenitude.
2 p.m. “Avant Garage” Guest mechanic is Julia Boorinakis-Harper.
4 p.m. “Music Magazine” Cheri Snook can make your ice cream melt.
8 p.m. “Live on the Silver Stage” Hostess Dawn Fischer welcomes Lee Bob Watson & Friends, plus newlywed Martha Kuhns.
10 a.m. “County Line Bluegrass” Live Silver Stage performance by the high energy bluegrass band, Farm Fresh.
Noon “Ragged But Right” Classic honky tonk artist Rowdy Kate and country rock cow punkers The Pain Killers live from the Nevada County Fair.
2 p.m. “Rockin’ and Stompin'” Guest host Evangeline Elston welcomes unplugged rockabilly from Vicki Lee and Bob Woods, plus Sacramento singer-songwriter Richard March.
8 p.m. “Live on the Silver Stage” Western swing from the Stardust Cowboys.
2 p.m. “Bohemian Groove” Eclectic, worldbeat music, live from the KVMR County Fair booth.
4 p.m. “Live From the Silver Stage” KVMR closes out its live remote fair broadcast with performances by Shay Dillon and Cousin Cricket.
6 p.m. “Elvis Presley’s Comeback Special” 40th anniversary celebration of the pop legend’s television special.
7:30 p.m. “A Word in Edgewise” Special expanded edition of T. E. Wolfe’s reading of “Animal Farm.”
1 p.m. “Zen Tech” Computer and internet call-in show.
8 p.m. “Women’s Show” Heidi Starr and “Voices of Resistance.”
8 p.m. “The Other Side” Profile of guitarist Adrian Belew (King Crimson, Talking Heads, Frank Zappa) with host Ric O’Shea.
2 p.m. “A Swingin’ Affair” The Big Band era, with a longtime member of the Harry James Band.
4 p.m. “Music Magazine” Connie Coale gives the station plants a manicure.
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