WGXC Morning Show: Bri Olson, Steve Swallow (Audio)

Jul 08, 2020
In the first hour of the broadcast, host Cheryl K speaks with Bri Olson, with the Bissell Pet Foundation, about "Empty the Shelters," a pet adoption event scheduled for July 10 to 12 at locations statewide, including Animalkind in Hudson. In the second hour, a conversation with jazz bassist and composer Steve Swallow. The Ulster county resident is noted for his collaborations; most recently with guitarist John Scofield (Swallow Tales) and with pianist and composer Carla Bley (Life Goes on), both on ECM Records.

The WGXC Morning Show is a radio magazine show featuring local news, interviews with community leaders and personalities, reports on cultural issues, a rundown of public meetings and local and regional events, with weather updates, and more about and for the community, made mostly through volunteers in the community through WGXC. Some reports come from our partner station, WOOC-LP in Troy, out of The Sanctuary for Independent Media. At 9 a.m. "The WGXC Daily," with local headlines, weather, and previews of community events, airs. At 10 a.m., national headlines from Public News Service are on WGXC. Tuesdays the show is live from HiLo on Main St. in Catskill.