WGXC-90.7 FM

WGXC Afternoon Show: Peter McPartland, Laurence Earner

Nov 05, 2019: 4pm - 6pm
WGXC 90.7-FM: Radio for Open Ears

90.7-FM and wgxc.org

Hosted by Kieran Riley (Monday); George Spencer and Pauline Decarmo (1st, 3rd Tuesday); Holly Tanner (2nd, 4th Tuesday); Vern Cross, Kamal Johnson, Ranier Blue (Wednesday); Ellen Thurston, Tom DePietro (Thursday); Tom Roe (Friday, Saturday); Carline Murphy, Azouke Legba (Sunday).

In the first hour, hosts George Spencer and Pauline Decarmo are joined by Peter McPartland, a musician, composer, and performer. He will talk about how he got his start in music, why he knows so much about Renaissance poets, how he was stabbed at CBGB, and more. In the second hour, a conversation with Laurence Earner. Earner grew up in Dublin and walked by James Joyce’s house every day, on his way to school. He will talk about his interest in Joyce and all things musical, and share details about his new production built around a performance of compositions by Alma and Gustav Mahler.

The show features local news, interviews with community leaders and personalities, a rundown of local and regional events, weather updates, and more about and for the community. Call in to go on the air Sundays through Thursdays at 518-828-0290. Call in Fridays and Saturdays at 518-622-2598 to go on the air. Saturday the emphasis is more on radio art, and art on the radio.