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What's On The Air?

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Sundays

The Sunday Service
9:00 AM Pacific Time

 

The Sunday Service eases you into your Sunday. DJ Dave plays a blend of Rock, Country, Folk, and Americana music.

Ambien(t) Chill

8:00 PM Pacific Time

 

Ambien(t) Chill: NattyG with 3 hours of electronic, new instrumental, and ambient music. remember space is the place.
 


Mondays


Handbasket
7:00 PM Pacific Time


Music and talk that’s campy, flamboyant, and fun. We’re all going to hell in a Handbasket, so come enjoy the ride with Taylor B!

Nocturama
8:00 PM Pacific Time


An assortment of dark, experimental sounds from the 1950's to the 2020's. Ranging from UK Dub, Post Punk, Ambient, Soundtrack, Jungle, Folk, Country, Psychedelia and World Music.
 


Tuesdays

Waiting for Toast
9:00 AM Pacific Time


Morning music. Always goes well with coffee. Wherever you are, whatever time it might be enjoy Waiting for toast

Town Talk
12:00 PM Pacific Time


Hear Ellensburg officials explain plans, proposals, and issues.

On the Road
6:00 PM Pacific Time


Every week Ben will curate a playlist focused on specific genres throughout history. Become familiar with east coast progressive folk, London jazz, and many other genres from all over the world right in your own home!
 


Wednesdays

Beans in My Ears
11:15 AM Pacific Time


A hodgepodge of humorous, odd, entertaining, different, weird and fun Songs, Poems, Jokes & Riddles. New show on second and fourth Wednesdays.

Lines on Wines
5:00 PM Pacific Time


Marji Morgan talks with winemakers about the history and stories behind our wonderful Washington wines.

The Old-Time Zone
8:00 PM Pacific Time


American old-time music. Fiddle tunes and songs from musicians past and present, Appalachia and beyond, traditional and not so.
 


Thursdays

Read Along with Grammy
11:45 AM Pacific Time (Rebroadcast at 4:00 PM)


This is program geared toward offering grandmothers and grandfathers the opportunity to read children's books to their grandchildren wherever they may live! Grandparents choose a book they wish to read over the air. Grandchildren are encouraged to follow along at home.

Sonic Boom

7:00 PM Pacific Time


Thursdays 7-10 PM. nattyG spins the tunes. Freeform radio. sometimes it’s loud and crunchy. Sometimes it’s not.

The Tiny Stage Concert Series
7:00 PM Pacific Time


On Thursday nights at least once/month we host a live performance at the 420 LOFT Art Gallery. We stream these concerts live and record them for your listening pleasure at any time of the day or night. ENJOY
 


Fridays

Dr. John’s Radio Show
12:00 PM Pacific Time


Join Dr. Merrill-Steskal and his guests for discussion of diverse health topics and a round-up of current medical news. The monthly program explores health topics useful for the listener and is always grounded in science.

Street Lights
7:00 PM Pacific Time


A Friday night vibe from upbeat to downtempo. Join your host, Ethan, for this Friday night journey
 


Saturdays

Tea Time
1:00 PM Pacific Time


An English Bloke shares his ever growing eclectic record collection, so put the kettle on, put your feet up and enjoy.

Mercury Theatre on the Air, 2.0
3:00 PM Pacific Time


Mercury Theatre on the Air 2.0 is a weekly radio gazette; a fresh blend of shared narrative experience and music.

100%
5:00 PM Pacific Time


100%—hosted by Cotton—is an upbeat hour of rock'n'roll, funk, and country classics, from the 1960's to the present. It's 100% the right way to kick off your Saturday night!
 


Airs Periodically

Small Town, Big World

OFF AIR // ARCHIVED


"Small Town, Big World" explore Ellensburg's international connections with host Steve Horowitz.

Jampa Dorje’s Poetry Program


Jampa Dorje and his writing guests read and discuss various aspects of the poetic impulse.

Funny Haha


Archives only Get your laugh on with stand-up comedy from across the decades.

Marc’s Blues Revue
12:00 AM Pacific Time


1st and 3rd Wednesdays. A Blues Revue with live and recorded music, drawing from over 100 years of blues history. We'll explore many styles of blues--country blues finger-picking, electrified Chicago blues, the links between the blues and jazz and other styles.

Nick On the Rocks
12:00 AM Pacific Time


CWU Geology Professor Nick Zentner shares field evidence that supports amazing geologic stories from the rich past in the Pacific Northwest. Thursday 10:00 am, 12:30pm, 5:00pm, Friday 8:00am, Saturday and Sunday 9:00 am. Nick Zentner's blog with videos

Sherlock Holmes and The Adventure of the Musgrave Ritual
12:00 AM Pacific Time


Listen as Doctor Watson regales us with another tale of his friend, the amazing detective Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Musgrave Ritual. Join Seattle theatre group The Baggy Pants as they recreate an Old Time Radio drama originally created in 1939 starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce.

Radio Drama
12:00 AM Pacific Time


ECR's Now and Again Players perform and broadcast...now and again with the sponsorship through grants from the Ellensburg Arts Commission.

Master Gardener Tips
12:00 AM Pacific Time


Tues, Thurs, Sat, Sun 8:00am; Wed 6:00 pm; Fri 11:55am. Gardening solutions at your fingertips. Gardening through the calendar year. Cultivation to maintenance to harvest

The Favorite Poem Program
4:00 PM Pacific Time


This show features Ellensburg and Kittitas County residents, each reading a favorite poem. The poem is NOT one written by the reader, their friend, relative, or cat, but rather a poem they like.

Meet Your Neighbors
12:00 PM Pacific Time


Your neighbor may have an intriguing personal history, a story to tell, or a burning issue. Judy Sanders interviews a new guest each week.

Gathering Her Notes
1:00 PM Pacific Time


Kath showcases classical works from the late 20th and the 21st century composed or performed by women…..with the occasional digression.

The Root Shed
7:00 PM Pacific Time


Roots and folk music from everywhere. Most shows will have a theme (Irish, African, blues, etc.), some will have a mix.

Telling Tales
7:00 PM Pacific Time (off air at moment)


Telling Tales are the scribbles of local writer Maxine Lennon and the narrator: a serialized novel Bareknuckle Sundays and Wee Tales for the Christmas season.

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