Lord preserve us and protect us! Mandorichard has
Whiskey Before Breakfast
Richard Gordon a.k.a. Mandorichard has made Pittsburgh his home, and we are all benefiting from his
excellent choice! Richard hosts the folk and bluegrass show on WRCT
88.3 FM Whiskey
Before Breakfast. For a hopping good time, tune in Wednesdays from
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Mandorichard shares a wide range of folk music,
traditional and contemporary, mostly American, as well as Celtic, Quebecois,
British Isles, and other music, too. Catch it live on WRCT 88.3 FM
Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m., or streaming from
Richard Gordon WRCT & WVUD
Whiskey Before Breakfast air times:
WRCT, 88.3 FM, Pittsburgh: Wed 11:00am - 1:00pm
WMCK.FM, McKeesport, PA: Sun, 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Tue, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.; Wed, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
WVUD, 91.3 FM, Newark, DE: Thu, 12:01 - 2:00 a.m.
(just after midnight)
Saturday Light Brigade is one of the longest-running public radio
programs in the country. Hosted by Larry and Rikki Berger every Saturday
morning since 1978, the show has blended acoustic music, live performances
by youth and adults, participatory puzzles, on-air telephone calls, and
interviews with other community-based nonprofits serving
youth and families.
• 88.3 WRCT
• 90.1 WIUP
Indiana, PA (6 to 9 am)
• 90.7 WMCO
New Concord, OH
• 91.1 WSAJ
Grove City, PA
• 91.7 WNJR
• 91.7 WCUC
• 96.3 WOHM
Cable TV, Internet
Comcast 21/Verizon 47 PCTV
Pittsburgh, PA (6 to 9 am)
wmck.fm McKeesport, PA
radiophoenix.org Phoenix, AZ (5 to
8 am Mountain)
NoCO FM Fort Collins, CO (4 to 10 am Mountain)
iqkidsradio.org Pittsburgh, PA
Audio Now at 515.605.9542 (24/7)
Android and iPhone
Tune In (24/7)
Simple Radio (24/7)
The Old Time Music Hour on WSOV is dedicated to providing
listeners the finest traditional and progressive Appalachian old-time music. On the Old Time Music Hour you will hear classic old tunes, new tunes, ballads and even a waltz by famous and upcoming musicians with various styles of playing.
The weekly program is hosted
live by Bill Smedley from Jersey Shore Pa., on WSOV FM 101.7
, and archived on Padlet.
Bill is a member of the Gnarled Knuckles String Band and has played the 5-string banjo and studied Old Time Music for over 36 years. He has studied with some of the masters of the Old Time Banjo including, Tommy Thompson, Mac
Benford, Richie Stearns and Riley Baugus. His knowledge of the history of the music along with his passion for collecting, recording and playing rare tunes combines to make the Old Time Music Hour a very special program on
The weekly podcast Get
Up in the Cool features conversations and musical collaborations
with some of Old Time music's heaviest hitters, like Ken Perlman, Adam Hurt,
Spencer & Rains, and Jake Blount.
As an interviewer, Cameron
DeWhitt balances an effusive curiosity for the potential of traditional
music with a dogged respect for its origins. Serving as audience surrogate,
Cameron asks illuminating questions to Old Time's best and brightest while
telling the larger story of the tradition's modern era. With over 100
episodes released and no signs of slowing, Get Up in the Cool is quickly
becoming one of the largest available archives of new Old Time recordings.
DeWhitt is a clawhammer banjoist and Old Time musician living in
Philadelphia. Cameron is the innovator behind "pitchfork-style"
banjo, a three-finger clawhammer technique that allows the player
unprecedented access to melody, harmony, and rhythms typically roped off
from clawhammer players.
Live 365 is an online radio site that
provides individuals with the means to upload their favorite music
collections for the rest of us to share.
OLD-TIME MOUNTAIN MUSIC RADIO
Music from the Appalachian Mountains (and elsewhere in the USA). Time frame of this music is from the US Civil War era through World War II.
Included are some string band, solo, and mountain blues songs, some from older recordings and some from newer versions of the old
songs (But no Bluegrass!)