This show features John F. Kennedy's inauguration speech in 1961 paired with jazz related to that period in some way. (Recorded, performed, released on an album, etc.) Note, however, the version of the song in this program might not be the exact 1961 version. The songs in the program are as follows:My Favorite Things-John ColtrainStolen Moments-Oliver NelsonI'm Late, I'm Late-Stan GetzWell, You Needn't-Miles DavisBlues March-Art BlackeyFantasia-Dizzy GillespieWaltz for Debby-Bill Evans
Firing Lion from May 21, 2015. Hosted by Kristyn Brundidge with Panelist Bridgette Tolbert. Topics include the upcoming year in WKCR Sports coverage, Men's Tennis Team Finals, Steph Curry's daughter at the WCF podium, and more.
Highlights and reaction from Columbia's 6-3 victory over East Carolina in the first game of the Coral Gables Regional in the 2015 NCAA Baseball Tournament. The three-time defending Ivy League Champs picked up their second NCAA tourney win in program history. Announcer: Ryan Young. Reaction from senior centerfielder Jordan Serena and junior starting pitcher George Thanopoulos.
A look at recent developments in Columbia Athletics; a recap/discussion of Columbia Baseball's third straight Ivy League Championship; a chat with former Columbia baseball star and one of the hottest hitters in professional baseball, Dario Pizzano; and a look back and goodbye from Ryan Young in his final show as sports head. Hosted by Ryan with panelists Kristyn Brundidge and Max Rettig.
Highlights of Game Three of the 2015 Ivy League Championship Series: Columbia's four home runs and the final out, as the Lions clinched their third straight Ivy League Baseball Title over Dartmouth. Announcers: Ryan Young (play-by-play) and Kristyn Brundidge.
Extensive highlights and reaction from the 2015 Ivy League Championship Series, as Columbia Baseball won its third consecutive Ivy League Title. Dartmouth won Game 1, 7-6, while Columbia won Games 2 and 3, 7-2 and 10-7, respectively. Announcers: Ryan Young (play-by-play), Dan Radov, Kristyn Brundidge. Reaction from designated hitter Joe Falcone, catcher Logan Boyher, pitcher Harrisen Egly and head coach Brett Boretti.
Mets TV play-by-play man and WKCR Sports alumnus Gary Cohen joined Ryan Young for a conversation about Columbia Athletics, broadcasting, college basketball, baseball and more. Recorded 5.1.15. For more background on Gary's time at WKCR and his career, listen to his interview from 2012.
Features discussion on Columbia Baseball's big win and the upcoming Ivy League Championship Series. Also discussion on some new Columbia Basketball recruits, a conversation with Mets announcer Gary Cohen on Columbia Athletics, and some thoughts on a big week in pro sports. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Jacqueline Diggs, Max Rettig and Evan Clinton.
Highlights and reaction from Columbia Baseball's 4-2 win over Penn in the 2015 Lou Gehrig Division One-Game Playoff. With the victory, the Lions host Dartmouth in the Ivy League Championship Series for the third straight year. Announcers: Ryan Young and Kristyn Brundidge. Reaction from head coach Brett Boretti, pitcher George Thanopoulos, catcher Logan Boyher and pitcher Kevin Roy.
Features discussion on Columbia Baseball with special guests senior centerfielder Jordan Serena and junior pitcher Kevin Roy, in advance of Saturday's one-game playoff for the Lou Gehrig Division. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Dan Radov and Jacqueline Diggs.
Highlights (courtesy of the Ivy League Digital Network) and reaction from coach Boretti, Gus Craig, David Vandercook and Joe Falcone following Columbia's four-game sweep of Cornell. The two-time defending champs (14-2 Ivy) will now take on Penn (14-2 Ivy) for the division title this weekend. Announcer: Ryan Young.
Features interview with special guest, Columbia Athletic Director Peter Pilling, live in studio. Includes update on Columbia Athletics, Columbia baseball and more. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge and Dan Radov.
Ryan Young spoke with Columbia baseball head coach Brett Boretti after a successful stretch on the road, as the 10-2 two-time defending Ivy champions get set to host Cornell for four games this weekend.
An April Fools' Day edition, featuring discussion on Columbia baseball's opening Ivy weekend, an MLB preview and the NCAA Tournament. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Bridgette Tolbert, Max Rettig, Eli Finkelstein, Dan Radov and Jacuqeline Diggs.
Discussion featuring Columbia baseball. Also, one final wrap on men's basketball and some NCAA Tourney talk. (Due to technical difficulties the Columbia update [the first seven minutes] is incomplete and disjointed. ) Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Yale Reisman, Dan Radov, Max Rettig, Eli Finkelstein, Bridgette Tolbert and Jaqueline Diggs.
Hip-Hop Producer, Ill Tal came to WKCR for an interview (link here) with Zach Wyche, and also did a break mix. This is the second part of the recording, with the break mix. Ill Tal goes through well known and rare breaks from his record collection (over 7000!). Have fun trying to figure out what he used. Check out his website at www.illTal.com.
Hip-Hop Producer, Ill Tal came to WKCR for an interview with Zach Wyche, and also did a break mix. This is the first part of the recording. Here is the link to the break mix. Check out his website at www.illTal.com. IllTal's most recent project was Still Trapped in the 90s, which is a completely instrumental hip-hop album with a heavy 90s theme.