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Programming Changes on Delmarva Public Media to Start July 11th

weeknights from 7-9pm on WSDL or streaming at delmarvapublicmedia.org
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World Cafe, produced by WXPN in Philadelphia will air weeknights on WSDL 90.7 FM from 7-9pm.

We’ve got some exciting new programs that will begin airing on our three FM stations this week and the time has come to tell you all about them.

WSDL 90.7 FM

New Programs:

World Café (weeknights, 7-9pm)

Saturday Night New Orleans Radio (Saturdays, 9pm-midnight)

Shows Airing at New Times:

Delmarva Today (encore presentation), Now: Sundays at 12pm

No, I Know Podcast, Now: Saturdays at 11am

The big news is that we’re bringing back one of NPR’s longest-running and most revered music programs to our region.

World Café may be produced at WXPN in Philadelphia, but we are giving it a new home at the beach Monday through Friday from 7-9 pm on 90.7 FM. You’ll hear in-depth interviews and great new sounds from established and emerging artists with host Raina Douris.

Additionally, we are adding music programming on Saturday night from 9 to midnight that will take you on a journey to find the first rock-n-roll song in a time that rhythm and blues was king of the airwaves.

Jamie Dell’Apa is the host of Saturday Night New Orleans Radio and this show will be sure to absolutely improve your weekend, sonically speaking.

Finally, two of our locally-produced shows will swap program slots. The encore presentation of Delmarva Today will now air Sundays at noon, while the No, I Know Podcast will air Saturday mornings at 11am.

WESM 91.3 FM

New Programs:

The New Yorker Radio Hour (Mondays, 7-8pm)

Freakonomics Radio Hour (Tuesdays, 7-8pm)

Upfront Soul (Sundays, 4-6pm)

The Club McKenzie: 1920’s Speakeasy Jazz (Saturdays, 7-8am and Sundays, 10-11pm)

Sound Ideas (Thursdays, 10pm)

Shows Airing at New Times:

Reveal, Now: Wednesdays at 7pm

Radiolab, Now: Thursdays at 7pm

Jazz Night in America, Now: Fridays at 7pm

On WESM 91.3 FM, we will be adding a little more “news” to our “Jazz, Blues and NPR news” as we will bring a different news magazine to the 7 o’clock hour after All Things Considered and Marketplace. Mondays, you’ll hear The New Yorker Radio Hour. On Tuesdays, you can explore the hidden side of everything on Freakonomics Radio Hour. On Wednesdays, its Reveal, and on Thursdays, you’ll find Radiolab in a new time slot. Friday nights at 7, we are offering up NPR’s flagship jazz program Jazz Night in America with Christian McBride.

Sound Ideas is hosted by Clay Ryder and deeply explores the genres of jazz, blues, and spoken word on Thursday nights at 10pm.

On the weekends, you can start your Saturdays bright and early at 7am with the pre-WWII sounds of speakeasy jazz on The Club McKenzie with host Guy Rathbun. Sanguine Fromage hosts Upfront Soul, which is 120 minutes of soul, funk and jazz on Sunday afternoons at 4pm.

WSCL 89.5 FM

New Programs:

California Symphony (Wednesdays, 7-9pm)

WFMT Orchestra Series (Thursdays, 7-9pm)

These symphony series replace San Francisco Symphony and Carnegie Hall Live! which ended their seasons in June.

Check the full schedule of changes:
WSCL 89.5
WSDL 90.7
WESM 91.3

Bryan brings over 20 years of broadcasting and journalism experience to Delmarva Public Media after doing multi-award-winning work for WAMU/WRAU-FM as the host of “Coastal Connection” and as its coastal reporter. He’s contributed to national entities like the BBC, NPR, and the Associated Press, and worked the local newsbeat at the Maryland Coast Dispatch in Ocean City.