Upcoming Events

Fri, 1 Jul 2016, 12:00pm - Wed, 30 Nov 2016, 11:59pm

Thank you for your patience and support during the past months with regard to the issue of our online stream. We are excited to announce that our broadcasts are once again accessible in the form of a live stream at www.wkcr.org. We have been in the process of making technical and logistical changes to improve your listening experience and to ensure that WKCR can have a sustainable and consistent online...

Wed, 27 Jul 2016, 11:00pm - Thu, 28 Jul 2016, 1:00am

Tune in tonight to Som do Brasil at 11:00 PM as we pay tribute to Edgar de Almeida. Joining us in the studio will be Joanna Nova York. She worked close with Edgar and together they won awards for their projects. Also, Túlio Araujo will join us to talk about his new projects and music.

A Musician of extraordinaire talent, Edgar De Almeida began his classical guitar since he was eight years old. His music took him...

Recent Events

Marc Ribot
Mon, 25 Jul 2016, 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Tune in to Afternoon New Music this Monday, July 25th at 3 pm for an exclusive in-studio interview with guitarist Marc Ribot. The 30-minute program will feature Ribot discussing his group The Young Philadelphians and their upcoming album Live in Tokyo, which will be released July 29th on Yellowbird. Marc Ribot & The Young Philadelphians will also be performing at The Bowery Ballroom this Thursday, July 28th at 9 pm. They will be supported by Inyang Bassey featuring Binky

Sun, 24 Jul 2016, 9:00pm - 10:00pm

Tune into Studio A tonight to hear an interview with Anais Mitchell, the writer of "Hadestown," a musical retelling of the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice playing at the New York Theater Workshop through July 31st. We also talk with Nabiyah Be, who plays Eurydice in the production. Missed the show? You can listen to the interview here.

Sat, 23 Jul 2016, 12:00pm - Sun, 24 Jul 2016, 12:00pm

Starting at 12:00 PM on Saturday, July 23, and lasting until 12:00 PM on Sunday, July 24, WKCR will preempt all regular programming to present a live broadcast of this year’s Ragas Live Festival, which will take place at Pioneer Works in Brooklyn, New York. For the first time, fans of the festival, which is now in it’s fifth year, will be able to attend in person as well as listening in on the radio or online. Visit www.pioneerworks.org for more