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Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Okkyung Lee

2015-01-30 1:00am – 3:00am

Episode 02 of 2015 of two-hour free jazz show that airs on eight European radio stations and Wave Farm Radio and WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, in New York, in the United States. Click on title to access the playlist.

Saturday Afternoon Show: Videofreex

2015-01-31 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Host Tom Roe is joined by Curator Andrew Ingall to preview the exhibition "Videofreex: The Art of Guerrilla Television," which will be on view at the Dorsky Museum of Arts at SUNY New Paltz February 7 - July 12, 2015. The exhibition surveys the history and mythology of the Videofreex, a collective of artists, storytellers, and activists who produced and disseminated alternative media across New York and other U.S. communities during the 1970s. They lived in Greene County in the early 1970s and produced Lanesville TV, perhaps the first pirate television station in the United States. The Videofreex exploited the new technology of portable video as an emerging medium for creative expression and as a democratic tool for disseminating independent points of view in a pre-digital age. By establishing the first pirate television station in the United States, the Videofreex created a base for media education and training, and an informal media art center hosting local and international visitors.

Tabs Out: DJ Selector Faux-Pas

2015-02-04 2:00am – 5:00am

Major goofs, on the cassette show "Tabs Out" #59, such as a phone call to Mike from Worn Habit, and cassette cuts by Future Ape Tapes, Fungal Abyss, DJ Selector Faux-Pas, Digital Natives, Asix:Sova, Mr Kastle, Rangga On Keys, Dusty Greens, Jenny Haniver, Moss Harvest, Looks Realistic, Virusse, Anatol Locker & Black Thread, Dmitri Zherbin, and The Spykes.

Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Sandrine Robiliard

2015-02-06 1:00am – 3:00am

Episode 03 of 2015 of two-hour free jazz show that airs on eight European radio stations and Wave Farm Radio and WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, in New York, in the United States. Click on title to access the playlist.

For WGXC: Pop-Up Shop

2015-02-13 6:00pm – 2015-02-15 4:00pm

This Valentine's Day weekend, show WGXC some love—and woo your sweetheart—by shopping an exceptional and exquisite selection of handmade goods at the For WGXC: Pop-Up Shop, 117 Warren Street, Hudson, NY. Organized by Elizabeth Powell of Lenox Local, the Pop-Up Shop will feature beautiful, handmade objects with a portion of the sales benefitting WGXC WGXC 90.7-FM Hands-on Radio for Greene and Columbia Counties.

Pop-Up Shop hours and special events include:
Friday, February 13 from 6 to 8 p.m.: Opening Reception featuring treats from Verdigris, and a performance by artist and cellist Tianna Kennedy.
Saturday, February 14 from 12 to 6 p.m.
Sunday, February 15 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

WGXC Open Mic

2015-02-20 7:00pm – 9:30pm

Lend your voice to an open mic at the Cairo Library, broadcast live on WGXC 90.7-FM. Come out and share your spoken word, music, comedy, and more. All ages are welcome to participate.

Saturday Afternoon Show: Center for Deep Listening

2015-02-28 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Saturday Afternoon Show host Tom Roe welcomes Tomie Hahn to the WGXC Acra Studio in the Wave Farm Study Center. Hahn is the new Executive Director of The Center for Deep Listening in the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (HASS) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY. The Center's mission is to carry on the work of HASS professor and Deep Listening Institute founder Pauline Oliveros.

Saturday Afternoon Show: Jan Williams, Garry Kvistad

2015-03-07 4:00pm – 6:00pm

The Saturday Afternoon Show welcomes Jan Williams and Garry Kvistad live in WGXC's Acra Studio at the Wave Farm Study Center. More information will be available soon.

Saturday Night Special: 60x60 Wave Farm Mix

2015-03-07 8:00pm – 10:00pm

Vox Novus and Wave Farm are delighted to collaborate on a special edition of 60x60 focused on Radio Art. Selected from an international open call, 60 works (created with, for, about radio and transmission) with durations of 60 seconds, comprise this eleventh annual 60x60 project. 60x60 Wave Farm Mix will be featured as an FM broadcast on Wave Farm’s WGXC 90.7-FM; distributed as a Wave Farm Dispatch Series download; and featured in a series of live listening events.

60×60 is a one-hour-long show made by sequencing 60 pre-recorded pieces by 60 different composers, each piece a minute in length or shorter. Every one-minute piece will be played continuously without pause. Each of the 60 pieces will begin precisely at the beginning of the minute, this will mark the end of one piece and the beginning of another.

Composers selected for the 60x60 Wave Farm Mix include:

Miles Leo Allen, Peter Barnard, Pedro Bericat, Colin Black, David Bohn, Eric Boivin, Joseph Bourdeau, Michael Boyd, Steve Bull, Christina Campanella, Sounds: Damian Catera, Words: Patricia Kositzky, Bernard Clarke, alan coon, Brett Copeland, Nathan Corder, Lin Culbertson, Grant Cutler, D. Edward Davis, Michael Dean, Benjamin Luke Deane, Justin Downs, Lorenz Erdmann, Vincent Euliano, Cameron Fraser, Soressa Gardner, David Heuser, Alan M Jackson, Tara Jackson, Brian D. Kelly, Tyler Kline, Keith Kothman, Sebastien Lavoie, Joshua Liebowitz, Stephen Lilly, Pol McLernon / Matt Lewis, Todd Merrell, Michael Nazionale, Serban Nichifor, Ken Nickels, Jesper Norda, Ken Paoli, Zach Poff, Aleksandr Rikhterman, John Roach, Lee Rosevere, Edward Ruchalski, Sam Sebren, Asha Sheshadri, Chatori Shimizu, Jason Sloan, David Jason Snow, Hans Tammen, Rachel Devorah Trapp, Dixie Treichel, Mark Vernon, Robert Voisey, Jane Wang, J. Wetherell, Chris Wood, and Sabrina Pena Young

Spell Breaking: Writers in Performance

2015-03-29 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Wave Farm Radio is pleased to make a live webstream available of Spell Breaking: Writers in Performance,” a multi-faceted event celebrating "Anthology of Text Scores" by Pauline Oliveros, and "Spell Breaking, Remembered Ways of Being" by Ione, jointly published by Deep Listening Institute and Ministry of Maat. The event will feature a series of presentations by both Oliveros and Ione as well as collaborating artists, and include spoken word, vocalization-instrumentation, as well as text score performances that engage the audience as participants. A recording of this event will also be broadcast on Wave Farm's WGXC 90.7-FM in New York's Upper Hudson Valley at a date to be announced.

Curated by Wave Farm: Climactic Climate

2015-04-01 – 2015-08-31

Commissioned by the celebrated Ö1 Kunstradio - Radiokunst in Vienna, "Curated by Wave Farm: Climactic Climate" is a five-part series of new radio artworks on the theme of weather radio premiering on Kunstradio, and also airing on Wave Farm's WGXC-FM in 2015. The commissioned broadcasts represent a broad spectrum of reflection on transmission in relation to natural environmental conditions. Participating artists include Quintron (New Orleans, USA); Mark Vernon (Glasgow, UK); Pauline Oliveros (New York, USA); Anna Ialeggio (Los Angeles, USA); and Zach Poff (New York, USA).

Saturday Afternoon Show: Laura Kuhn

2015-04-25 4:00pm – 6:00pm

The Saturday Afternoon Show welcomes Laura Kuhn of the John Cage Trust, for a special program on John Cage and Percussion. Kuhn also serves on Wave Farm's Board of Directors. More information will be available soon.

Reveil 2015

2015-05-02 – 2015-05-03

Stay tuned for details about soundCamp's new iteration of Reveil in 2015. Hosted once again by Wave Farm Radio and Wave Farm's WGXC 90.7-FM, Reveil is a live 24-hour broadcast of the sounds of daybreak, relayed by audio streamers around the world.

Radio Relay

2015-07-18 – 2015-07-18

DinahBird's "Radio Relay" is the story of a box, a leather box that is over eighty years old and has lived in three different countries, and on two different continents. It contains over fifty 78 rpm recordings of classical music and opera hits of the day. The box and its contents were inherited by the artist's grandmother who was born on the Gulf Islands, British Columbia, in 1910. She grew up on Salt Spring. She took the box with her when she left the island in 1925 and carried it to her various adult homes until her death in 2000. In September 2012 DinahBird retraced the box’s long journey and took the records back to the island where they were first played.

Radio Relay is a vinyl release consisting of the the box of 78's audio (24:00), and on the other side of the release, a series of locked groves. In 2015, the project will relay across the globe, passed from one radio station to the next.

DinahBird writes, "The scratches formed en route will become part of the piece, mirroring the journey my grandmother’s records made." Over twenty stations, including Wave Farm's WGXC-FM, will participate by receiving the record, broadcasting the work, making an entry into the enclosed log, and then mailing it to the next station. Wave Farm's WGXC-FM will receive "Radio Relay" from the station VOBB (Bonne Bay, Newfoundland, Canada) and following a July 18 broadcast on 90.7-FM, send the record on to CFRC (Kingston, Ontario, Canada).