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Proposal: Public Media Funding Eleminated

The FY 18 federal budget has been released and it calls for eliminating funding for the Corporation For Public Broadcasting.  Although this funding accounts for 0.01% of the federal budget it provides critical funding for over 1,400 of local public television and radio stations around the country.

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Song Of The Week

Jeb Loy Nichols – That’s How We’re Living

Jeb Loy Nichols Jeb Loy Nichols originally hails from Missouri and has lived in Texas, New York and London. He has a fascinating, Zelig-like story, all of which feeds into his authentic, experience-infused music. He caught an original Sex Pistols show in Texas, danced to Larry Levan at the Paradise Garage and witnessed Bambaataa rock Bronx blocks.
He worked in New York’s Record City, selling obscure James Brown singles to Prince Paul, and Fela Kuti vinyl to Brian Eno and David Byrne – just before they recorded ‘Remain In Light’. In London he shared a house with Ari Up from The Slits and Neneh Cherry, and forged a bond with Adrian Sherwood amidst the earth shaking ridims of Jah Shaka’s sound system.
This joining-of-the-dots between genres seemingly unrelated to the casual novice has won Jeb high regard from clued up heads, but has also contributed to his occupying a nebulous space within pigeonhole happy popular music. He has steadfastly ploughed his own furrow, navigating a route around mainstream recognition, at times over rocky terrain.

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Local News

Bill to make some whistleblower settlements public advances

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Bill inspired by Snooki caps public university speaker fees

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey lawmakers have approved legislation inspired by former “Jersey Shore” star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi to prevent the state’s public universities from spending more than $10,000 on speakers. …read more

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Out And About Podcast

Out & About Radio: Episode 20

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The one & only James Dalton reflects on recent happenings & tells us whats going on in the next few weeks!

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Interview Archive

Ryan Corn (23 March 2017)

Ryan Corn recently stopped by to play a couple of songs and have a live in-studio chat with Rich Robinson.

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On-Air Blog

Fresh Tracks 21 March 2017