Station News & Events

Hear The World in a whole new way. We've got a brand new theme tune, and it hits the airwaves today!

We've also got news. Lots of news. We'll head to eastern Ukraine where hostilities continue between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian government forces. Mashable reporter Christopher Miller's on the front lines, and host Marco Werman will touch base with him. 

The BBC's Milton Nkozi has a striking story out of South Africa. The government has granted parole to the head of an apartheid era covert hit squad. Eugene de Kock served twenty years for his crimes and was expected to spend the rest of his life in prison. Instead he is to be released in the name of national reconciliation. 

We continue to explore themes of political upheaval and post-war transitions with Thanassis Cambanis, author of a new book about the revolution in Egypt. 

Today on “Q,” much to the delight of the #Norm4Q Twitter brigade, actor and comedian Norm MacDonald will make a surprise guest appearance! Norm is best known for his five seasons on Saturday Night Live, where he anchored the Weekend Update segment for three years. Comedy Central named him #83 on its miniseries, 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time.

Today's guest host is SHAD KABANGO

-- Rising American comic APERNA NANCHURLA discusses the merits of cracking jokes about little things, and why breaking the fourth wall as a comic is

-- British comedian DAVE GORMAN talks about using modern world woes as his fodder and his new stand-up show "Dave Gorman's Powerpoint Presentation."

The Gateway Chamber Orchestra will be presenting a concert in Nashville on Monday, February 9th at 7:30 pm.  The porgram will be presented at the Masonic Grand Lodge and you can find tickets at Gatewaychamberrchestra.com.  The program consists of Mozart's Symphony No. 32 in G, Theofanidis's Visions and Miracles and the Mendelssohn Symphony no. 3 in A minor, "Scottish".

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