Vintage tropical records, funk breaks, soul classics, jazz and
resistance music from around the world.
Freedom Sounds is an exploration in uplifting music from around the world, beginning in
a golden era of global musical awakening, the late 1960s into the early 1970s. With
Reggae, Soul and Jazz as the foundation, these musical trips include Samba, Highlife,
Disco, Rumba, Cumbia, Funk breaks, Salsa and R&B classics. Songs connect through
seamless transitions and thematic connections. Selections are carefully curated to
emphasize themes of Love, Unity, Resilience, and Collaboration. I champion artists of
color and celebrate the cultures from which these styles of music and recordings are
Hosted by DJ MIKEY Oh!
Join host Captain AFAB on a galactic voyage, meeting weird and wonderful tunes to lap the shores of your cortex.
You’ll cruise through constellations of pop errata, warm electronica, hard easy listening, and rock that loves you—steering from old favorites to the striking and new.
These are dispatches from the bright side of the moon. Subgenres of choice include international psychedelia, Tropicalia, new wave, disco, forgotten video game, space jazz, soul, and beach day delights.
Rising Up – 7am
Rising Up with Sonali is an all-women run show that brings progressive news coverage rooted in gender and racial justice.
A meeting at the intersection of soul and folk music. Exploring the landscape of roots music that became the soundtrack for change with your host Mike Biggins.
An eclectic musical journey through continents, countries, cultures and ambient states of mind with your host Rustin Thompson
Our Body Politic – 7am
Created and hosted by award-winning journalist Farai Chideya, Our Body Politic is unapologetically centered on reporting on not just how women of color experience the major political events of today, but how they’re impacting those very issues. Weekly episodes feature in-depth conversations about the economy, health, politics, education, the environment, and the most prescient issues—because all issues are women’s issues. Our Body Politic airs: Mondays at 7am and Wednesdays at 5am.
Making Contact, is an award-winning, 29-minute weekly magazine/documentary-style public affairs program heard on over 160 radio stations in the USA, Canada and elsewhere. Making Contact is committed to in-depth critical analysis that goes beyond the breaking news. – Ordinary people talk about how public policy affects their daily lives, families and communities, and share positive ways to solve problems. – Most shows are “evergreen” – can be played any time. See years of archived documentaries are available. – Excellent production quality and customer service.
Between the Lines
Timely, In-Depth Progressive Analysis:
Between The Lines is a weekly syndicated half-hour news magazine featuring progressive perspectives on national and international political, economic and social issues.
– A five-minute summary of some of the week’s under-reported news stories gathered from the alternative press and other sources.
– Three in-depth interview segments focusing on significant international, national and regional issues.
Our Goal: Supporting Citizen Activism
Alternative Radio is a weekly 57-minute public affairs series that features diverse perspectives on national and international issues. Alternative Radio challenges conventional views and is dedicated to the founding principles of public broadcasting: “to serve as a forum for controversy and debate” and “provide a voice for groups that may otherwise be unheard.” Programs feature Noam Chomsky, Barbara Ehrenreich, Arundhati Roy, David Suzuki, Chris Hedges, Richard Wolff, Michelle Alexander and many others.