Wednesday on WRFR 93.3 & 99.3 FM & Streaming on WRFR.ORG
6-7am “World in Song,” vast variety of music.
7-8am “Words of the Morning,” with host Peter Jenks. This is a morning show celebrating the written word and spoken word with poetry, prayers, short stories, lyrics, and more every Thursday morning with Peter Jenks and friends. Designed to begin the day with insights and encouragement. Always open for input, ideas, stories, and poetry to share. This show is sponsored by ASK for Homecare with Joanne Miller and also the Free Press.
8-9am “Are you Kidding Me? hosted by Steve Roberts is a show with music worked in, that covers current affairs, events, happenings, news, and other things that effect our culture. Not just from a national or global perspective but primarily the intent is to examine how our local culture is molded by what’s being talked about in the world around us.
Sponsored by: Philbrook & Associates, Penobscot Bay Pilot, & also Jess’ Market both found in Rockland.
9-11am “The Blue Door,” with Christine Murphy. A music and talk show with a focus on seeing things in a positive light and how our perceptions can effect that… Meaning of The Blue Door? The Blue Door symbolizes that home is a safe haven and the door opens inward towards the Self. This show offers a variety of anything - from special guests - to discussion, to a subject for the day, or Live music in the studio. You can never tell what is on the other side of the Blue Door. Come on in, All are welcome. Send comments to Christine at her email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sponsored by Monhegan Boat Line & also sponsored by Bay Chamber Concerts.
11am-12pm “Sacred Uproar,” with Rev. Mark Glovin of the First Universalist Church Rockland. “Sacred Uproar,” will explore the great and timeless themes of liberal religion through music, story, spoken word and open discussion. Each show offers the opportunity to deepen in perspective, and to see the world in new ways. The format will change from time to time as we find the balance between celebrating the beauty in the world and the artistic genius among us with the need to be a voice for the voiceless and to find inspiration to do the work of justice, becoming the change we want to see in the world. Building community together, even through radio, we can find, name and bring blessings into the world. Sponsored by Continuum Physical Therapy located in Rockland.
2-3pm “Classic Gold Radio Hour,” with Claymoore Wales, a listener appreciation program. Each show will focus on one artist. Listeners are invited to call in 593-0013 and make requests for the upcoming weeks. Sponsored by The Homesteads of Cushing and Owls Head.
3-5pm GHOSTS, with Dave Dyer. The Modern Rock/ Alternative/ Metal/ Electronic show has returned! Specializing in music and interviews with the ghosts of our generations; bands, artists, actors, writers, and more! Tune in to hear conversations with these enigmatic phantoms, as your host, Dave Dyer, brings them out of mystery, and into your home!
Sponsored by Schooner Bay Taxi.
5-7 pm “Out! on the air!” This show is created and organized by Rockland’s very own GLBTQQAI youth group, “OUT! As I want to be.” They will be playing music and hosting interviews with members of the community and youth members. This is a group that supports gay, lesbian, bisexual, queer, questioning, transgenered, allied, and intersexed young people aged 14-22 in the midcoast area. Sponsored by Thorndike Creamery.
7-8pm except the last Wednesday of each month
“Lyssa's Wednesday Riot,” features your favorite punk rock, alternative, and new wave anthems from Rockland to London and everywhere in between. If it's underground and features an electric guitar we'll probably play it! Sponsored by Bar Harbor Bank & Trust.
Last Wednesday of the month only: 6-8pm hosted by Scott Sell, “City Limits,” is a geographic, historical, and cultural exploration of our country’s many musical trends. Each week, we’ll spend time in one city, listening to the music and stories that have come out of that specific place from the turn of the last century to now. One week we might be in Kansas City, learning about the birth of the Bebop jazz scene of the early 1980’s. Come along for the ride. Sponsored by Ed Glover of Megunticook Real Estate in Camden.
On the first Wednesday of each month
6-7pm first Wednesday of each month: “OPEN BOOK,” with host, Jonathan Kosnow. This program consists of lively interviews with local authors, about their books. Topics such as history, the arts, local lore are just some of the topics that will be discussed.
Sponsored by www.timberheadmusic.com
8-10pm “Keith in the Studio,” featuring Keith MacKenzie as host playing different genres that he likes and has special meaning for him, including Blues, Rock n’ Roll, R&B, Folk, with some surprises. Each week the selections played will be somewhat unique and different. What Keith plays will vary according to his mood and energy level that evening and for sure, it will be melodic and clean sounding. Keith hopes to open your ears to some good music, new to you, and reunite you with some you already know. Sponsored by Jensen’s Pharmacy.
10pm-6am “WORLD in SONG,” great music- just keeps on playing.