Station News & Events

7:56am

Thu June 12, 2014
Station News & Events

Transmitter Off the Air

We are having some problems with our transmitter after yesterday's storms.  Our chief engineer is working on it right now and we hope to be back on the air soon.  In the meantime we are still streaming our signal on this web site.

Please accept our apologies and we hope to be back on the air as soon as possible!

2:55pm

Mon June 9, 2014
Station News & Events

Bebel Gilberto on Q for 6-9

TODAY on "Q" 

-- Our World Cup series Q: Brazil continues with an in-studio performance by Brazilian-American bossanova-infused singer and songwriter BEBEL GILBERTO. Raised in a musical Brazilian family, she is the daughter of João Gilberto and singer Miúcha, and grew up surrounded by collaborators from David Byrne to Stan Getz.

-- Salon contributor and Huffington Post editor BENJAMIN HART argues against the ubiquity of the term "content" when used to describe creative endeavours.

2:53pm

Mon June 9, 2014
Station News & Events

Isidoro the Ocelot and the World Cup on The World for 6-9

They call soccer the Beautiful Game. So we've got...the Beautiful Show, our World Cup special.

Even if you don't get what all the fuss is about with the globe's premier soccer tournament, this show is still for you. In fact, we have a whole news-you-can-use segment on how non-soccer fans can choose and cheer for a team. And talk about soccer passion -- we check in with three Englishmen who have just completed a 1,200 mile walk from Argentina to Brazil in support of the English team...and also for charity.

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1:55pm

Thu June 5, 2014
Station News & Events

Rosanne Cash Returns to Q to Perform From Her 13th Album for 6-5

TODAY on "Q" 

-- Grammy-winning American country-rock singer/songwriter ROSANNE CASH returns to Q to perform live from her 13th record "The River & The Thread", an album that was partly inspired by trying to restore the childhood home of her father, Johnny Cash, and her ensuing journey through the American south.

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1:45pm

Thu June 5, 2014
Station News & Events

The World Gears Up for D-Day Celebrations on 6-5

We're gearing up for D-Day celebrations tomorrow. It'll be 70 years since Allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy to begin liberating France from Nazi Germany. Reporter Jake Cigainero is on the scene and gives us a feel for the ongoing commemorations. Plus, with Russian President Vladimir Putin among the dignitaries headed to the celebrations, we revisit the Soviet role in the World War Two and ask how D-Day is remembered in Moscow, if at all.

Also on The World today:

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