WGXC-90.7 FM

Saturday, March 29, 2014 local almanac

Mar 29, 2014 12:23 am
Local News
Local news from Wave Farm‘s WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, New York for Sat., March 29. PLAY AUDIO (3:09)

HUDSON Vietnam Veterans Day Services
10 a.m. at Vietnam Veterans Monument, Courthouse Park, Hudson, Congressman Gibson and veterans from around the area will lay a wreath at the monument and pay tribute to Columbia County natives who fought in Vietnam.

Local weather forecast
Today's forecast is specific to Acra, in Greene County.

Saturday: Rain likely, mainly after 5 p.m. and before 2 a.m. Sunday, with a high near 44 and a low around 35. Could change to sleet or snow early Sunday.

Sunday: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 8 a.m. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 40. Sunday night rain and snow are likely before 2 a.m., then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2 a.m. and 5 a.m., then a chance of snow showers after 5 a.m. Cloudy, with a low around 32.

Monday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10 a.m., then a chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50, and a low around 33.

Sunrise 6:41 a.m.
Sunset 7:18 p.m.
Other celestial rises/sets
Moon 5:52 A.M. 6:20 P.M.
Mercury 6:04 A.M. 5:13 P.M.
Venus 4:50 A.M. 3:21 P.M.
Mars 8:13 P.M. 7:36 A.M.
Jupiter 11:42 A.M. 2:53 A.M.
Saturn 10:47 P.M. 8:55 A.M.
Uranus 6:56 A.M. 7:31 P.M.
Neptune 5:35 A.M. 4:27 P.M.
Pluto 2:41 A.M. 12:11 P.M.

WGXC Programming

Saturday Morning Serial: Echoes
7 a.m. – 8 a.m.
Echoes reverberate through this program. Compositions, sounds, and songs, from Joel Chadabe ("Echoes"), Vladimir Ussachevsky ("Reverberation"), Paul Winter ("Morning Echoes"), Pink Floyd ("Echoes"), Bjork ("An Echo A Stain"), Martha and the Muffins ("Echo Beach"), Gene Clark ("Echoes"), The Partridge Family ("Echo Valley 2-6809"), Eleanor Friedberger ("Echo or Encore"), and others are featured.
Radia: Jacques Soddell
10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Radia Show 469: "concrète," by Jacques Soddell from Radio One 91-FM, Dunedin, New Zealand. "Radia" is an international network of over 25 stations (including Wave Farm's WGXC) interested in forgotten and creative ways of making radio. Each week, one station makes a show for the others. This week: "concrète" by Jacques Soddell, a suite illustrating his abstract narrative “cinema for the ears” style of musique concrète using processed field recordings to create new sounds and textures, with an improvised interlude separating his compositions.
What's the Frequency, Kenneth?: Conventional Wisdom
11 a.m. – noon
"Newsical" produced by Paul Fischer, former News Director of WBAI, NY and KPFA, Berkeley and then writer for Dan Rather (24 years) on the CBS Evening News.
Other Music: A. R. Rahman
March 29, 2014: 12:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Soundtracks and more from Indian composer, singer-songwriter, music producer, musician, and multi-instrumentalist A. R. Rahman.
Nothing Is Real Radio Hour: Earlids
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
"Earlids: Practice Room" is an edited version of a room recording made by Sam Sebren during a live performance and "Saturday Night Special" WGXC broadcast by Sebren and Tom Roe on Saturday, January 25, 2014.
Off The Hook: 20140329
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Rebroadcast of show from hacker zine 2600.com from WBAI.
Framework: Jeph Jerman
7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
This regular edition features works by Tony Whitehead and Jeph Jerman, Rodolphe Alexis, France Jobin, James Wyness, Marc Pichelin, and a framework introduction recorded in the United Kingdom by James Worse. Framework is a show about field recordings, found sounds, and acoustic ecology.
Flight of the Rubulad Redux
March 29, 2014: 8 p.m. – March 30, 2014: 5 a.m.
Airplane-themed transmission featuring many artists including Eric Cohen, Matt Bua, Carrie Dashow, DJ Dizzy, Adam Doogan, Tali Hinkis, Damian Labold, Dave Kay, and many others, at Rubulad, May 19, 2000. This version is remixed by DJ Dizzy, for retransmission.