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PBK Live at WKCR pt 3


4:06 minutes (6.81 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 10 Apr 2016

PBK (Zachary Pruitt - guitar, Dean Buck - saxophone, Alex Kirkpatrick - drums) performing live in-studio at WKCR. Originally broadcast on Live Constructions on April 10th, 2016. Part 3 of 10.

PBK Live at WKCR pt 2


5:08 minutes (8.22 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 10 Apr 2016

PBK (Zachary Pruitt - guitar, Dean Buck - saxophone, Alex Kirkpatrick - drums) performing live in-studio at WKCR. Originally broadcast on Live Constructions on April 10th, 2016. Part 2 of 10.

PBK Live at WKCR pt 1


11:25 minutes (17.41 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 10 Apr 2016

PBK (Zachary Pruitt - guitar, Dean Buck - saxophone, Alex Kirkpatrick - drums) performing live in-studio at WKCR. Originally broadcast on Live Constructions on April 10th, 2016. Part 1 of 10.

Aaron Burnett - Live improvisation at WKCR 4-5-16


3:42 minutes (3.75 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Tue, 5 Apr 2016

Part 4 of 4, including a 3-part interview. In-studio performance by Aaron Burnett, recorded in-house at WKCR and featuring Aaron Burnett on tenor saxophone. Originally broadcast on Afternoon New Music on April 5th, 2016.

Interview with Aaron Burnett 4-5-16 pt 3


10:12 minutes (11.6 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Tue, 5 Apr 2016

Part 3 of 4, including a short in-studio performance. Interview with Aaron Burnett about his group Aaron Burnett and the Big Machine and other projects. Originally broadcast on Afternoon New Music on April 5th, 2016. 

Interview with Aaron Burnett 4-5-16 pt 2


7:19 minutes (8.3 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Tue, 5 Apr 2016

Part 2 of 4, including a short in-studio performance. Interview with Aaron Burnett about his group Aaron Burnett and the Big Machine and other projects. Originally broadcast on Afternoon New Music on April 5th, 2016. The track played following this section ("Embrace of the Goddess") can be listened to here: https://soundcloud.com/aaron-burnett-quartet/embrace-of-the-goddess

Interview with Aaron Burnett 4-5-16 pt 1


7:23 minutes (8.68 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Tue, 5 Apr 2016

Part 1 of 4, including a short in-studio performance. Interview with Aaron Burnett about his group Aaron Burnett and the Big Machine and other projects. Originally broadcast on Afternoon New Music on April 5th, 2016. The track played following this section ("Dance of the Supernals") can be listened to here: https://trrstore.bandcamp.com/album/i-thoth-so

Lianna Haroutounian Interview


28:01 minutes (32.06 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sat, 16 Apr 2016

Armenian soprano Lianna Haroutounian has caused an international stir since her sudden debut at the Royal Opera House in 2013, when she replaced star soprano Anja Harteros as Elisabetta in Don Carlo. Earning rave reviews, she has quickly established herself as one of the world's premiere lyrico spintos, making major company debuts everywhere from Zurich to Sydney. Ms.

Episode 7


38:09 minutes (52.39 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Mon, 11 Apr 2016

Episode 7 of The Monkey Cage ranges from persistent malingering, the Sandinistas, superdelegates underground, the fight over the soul of the Democratic Party in the Empire State, the Inner Circle, to the Pope, the international monkey cabal, Mike Nesmith, the Rolling Stones, Smokey Robinson, Soffy Soffy, the Panama Papers, CaymanIslands, Podesta Blumenthal Inc., and Cynthia's groin pull. 

Episode 6


33:46 minutes (23.19 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Mon, 4 Apr 2016

Episode 6 of The Monkey Cage with Major Lance, Frank's thrown gauntlet groin pull, food poisoning brain fog, flying scriptless, mainstream lemmings, ten manifestoes, Mad's Poems from the Underground, Buckeye Redeye, M E Spike Allen, Fresh Meadows Glockenspiel, Debbie Wasserman Putz, $Hillary, EU Messinissimo, J J Cale, 6.5 year old balls, Camp Silver Lake, Anna Ziss Patton's crush line, Lotte Lenye, and Dave Bartholomew 

Studio A With Erika Luckert and Avia Tadmor


59:35 minutes (68.2 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 3 Apr 2016

The following is a live recording and interview with Erika Luckert and Avia Tadmor. Erika is a poet from Edmonton, Canada. She completed a BA in English and Creative Writing at the University of Alberta before moving to New York City to pursue her MFA in Poetry at Columbia University. Erika was a nominee for the Canadian National Magazine Award in Poetry, and her work has been published or is forthcoming in Room Magazine, Glass Buffalo, The Prairie Journal, The Belleville Park Pages, and others.

Studio A With Jay Deshpande and Gint Aras


59:56 minutes (68.59 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 27 Mar 2016

The following is a recording of live readings and interviews with Jay Deshpande and Gint Aras. Jay is the author of Love the Stranger (YesYes Books), named one of the top debuts of 2015 by Poets & Writers. A Kundiman fellow, he has held residencies at the Saltonstall Arts Colony and the Vermont Studio Center and was selected for the 2015 Scotti Merrill Memorial Award by Billy Collins.

Episode 5 - The Monkey Cage


34:39 minutes (47.6 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Mon, 28 Mar 2016

Episode Five of The Monkey Cage takes on apemen, climate change, voter registration and suppression, Ted Cruz celebrities, Trump foreign policy, underground poetry, and Wisconsin ennui. With NYC broadcast veterans Andy Caploe, Cynthia Adler, and Frank Cipolla

The Monkey Cage, Ep. 4


38:35 minutes (52.99 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Mon, 21 Mar 2016

Studio A With Matthew Di Paoli and Stephen Cicirelli


53:29 minutes (61.22 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 20 Mar 2016

The following is a recording of live readings and interviews with Matthew Di Paoli and Stephen Cicirelli. Matthew Di Paoli received his BA at Boston College where he won the Dever Fellowship and the Cardinal Cushing Award for Creative Writing. He has also been nominated for the 2015 and 2016 Pushcart Prize and won the Prism Review Short Story Contest. Matthew earned his MFA in Fiction at Columbia University.

Firing Lion 3.16.16


61:12 minutes (28.02 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 16 Mar 2016

Discussion featuring Columbia Athletics (including lacrosse, softball, baseball and basketball) and the addition of an Ivy League conference tournament. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelist Ben Wang.

The O'my's Interview with Offbeat Radio


23:19 minutes (53.36 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Fri, 18 Mar 2016

The O'My's came to WKCR to have a chat with Zach about music and food.   The O'my's are a roots rock'n'soul group from Chicago that have connections to many other music genres including hip-hop.  Maceo Haymes and Nick Hennesy came to the studio on February 28th, two days after doing a show at SOB's.  Find them at Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/the-omys Twitter: https://twitter.com/theomysband

The Monkey Cage, Episode 3


27:58 minutes (38.4 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Mon, 14 Mar 2016

Studio A With Tyehimba Jess


59:33 minutes (68.14 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 13 Mar 2016

The following is a recording of a live reading and interview with Tyehimba Jess. Detroit native Tyehimba Jess’ first book of poetry, leadbelly, was a winner of the 2004 National Poetry Series. The Library Journal and Black Issues Book Review both named it one of the “Best Poetry Books of 2005.”  Jess, a Cave Canem and NYU Alumni, received a 2004 Literature Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, and was a 2004-2005 Winter Fellow at the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center.

Luca Pisaroni Interview (2016)


32:17 minutes (36.96 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sat, 12 Mar 2016

Italian bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni has quickly established himself as one of the greatest Mozart singers of our time. At the Metropolitan Opera, he has become an audience favorite through his performances as Leporello, Figaro, and even the monstrous Caliban in The Enchanted Island. This month, Pisaroni returns to the Metropolitan Opera in Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro, this time as the lascivious Count Almaviva.

BAM RadioLoveFest


32:43 minutes (37.44 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Fri, 11 Mar 2016

The Monkey Cage: Primary Primates


27:52 minutes (31.9 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Mon, 7 Mar 2016

The second installment of "The Monkey Cage", a satirical political talk show co-hosted by NYC radio, TV and news greats, Andy Caploe, Cynthia Adler, and Frank Cipolla. Send in your thoughts, comments, sound bites tomonkeycageradio@gmail.com.Programmer: Fernanda Douglas

Leila Bordreuil, Michael Foster, Weasel Walter - Live at WKCR pt 3


8:08 minutes (14.48 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 6 Mar 2016

In-studio set with Leila Bordreuil, Michael Foster and Weasel Walter recorded live at WKCR. Featuring Leila Bordreuil on cello, Michael Foster on saxophones and Weasel Walter on drums. Originally broadcast on Live Constructions on March 3, 2016. Part 3 of 3.

Leila Bordreuil, Michael Foster, Weasel Walter - Live at WKCR pt 2


15:59 minutes (27.17 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 6 Mar 2016

In-studio set with Leila Bordreuil, Michael Foster and Weasel Walter recorded live at WKCR. Featuring Leila Bordreuil on cello, Michael Foster on saxophones and Weasel Walter on drums. Originally broadcast on Live Constructions on March 3, 2016. Part 2 of 3.

Leila Bordreuil, Michael Foster, Weasel Walter - Live at WKCR pt 1


22:05 minutes (32.19 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 6 Mar 2016

In-studio set with Leila Bordreuil, Michael Foster and Weasel Walter recorded live at WKCR. Featuring Leila Bordreuil on cello, Michael Foster on saxophones and Weasel Walter on drums. Originally broadcast on Live Constructions on March 3, 2016. Part 1 of 3.

William Hooker


31:45 minutes (36.35 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Fri, 4 Mar 2016

William Hooker is an improvisational musician. His performance alongside Oscar Micheax's film "Between Our Gates" premiered at Joe's Pub in New York City on March 6th. 

Studio A With Cathie Wright-Lewis


55:30 minutes (63.53 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 6 Mar 2016

The following is a recording of a live interview and reading with Cathie Wright-Lewis. Cathie is a lover of Linguistics, Ancient History, Education and Metaphysics. Simultaneously quenching her thirst for a daily dose of discourse with classic authors and molding young minds, she served the New York City public school system as a high school English teacher for 30 years.

Kyle Smith Week 7


15:03 minutes (13.79 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Fri, 4 Mar 2016

Kristyn and Coach Smith discuss the past weekend's split at the P's and look ahead to saying goodbye to the seniors in their last weekend of Ivy play. 

Us Natives Records on Offbeat


75:02 minutes (120.22 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Fri, 4 Mar 2016

 Us Natives Records came to WKCR on February 20th, 2016.  Hailing from Philadelphia, Ill Clinton and Purple Dialect trekked to NYC to talk to Zach about their music, making cassettes, the beat scene, and much more.  This is a unique look into how the current generation of music is working.   Purple Dialect's recent project Word Born was recently released.   Us Natives Records can be found at 

Music Photographer Jim Cummins


30:38 minutes (29.6 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Thu, 3 Mar 2016

Meena Ardebili speaks with photographer Jim Cummins. He's best known for the album covers of Jimi Hendrix, Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington, Janis Joplin, and many others. He has a new show opening at the Morrison Hotel Gallery in SoHo, where select photographs from his large body of work will be displayed. In this interview, Cummins talks about his start in the arts, and how his background in arts influenced his start in photography.

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