Programming

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  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
6:30 am
Kathy G
6:30 am - 8:30 am
  I'll be playing lots of soulful, jazzy, bluesy stuff - along with whatever else I think will get you (and me!) up and moving on a Monday morning. You might hear Ella Fitzgerald, Catherine Russell, Stacey Kent, Nina Simone, Louis Armstrong, Aretha Franklin, Sara Bareilles, Dave Frishberg. Blossom Dearie, Cecile McLorin Salvant, Joe Williams, Joao Gilberto, Sheila Jordan, Caro Emerald, Lena Horne, Herbie Hancock, Sarah Vaughan, James Booker, James...
Jazz, Blues
Brother John
6:30 am - 8:30 am
Worldly Jazzy Stuff with accents on blue notes & lusophonics. With Brother John.    
Global, Jazz
Lars
6:30 am - 8:30 am
Offering a full breakfast song menu to nourish the soul: With 8 Essential Vitamins* - Jazz, Funk, Rock, Soul, and Global. With Lars.
Jazz, Global, Pop, Soul/Funk, Blues
Steve Hirshon
6:30 am - 8:30 am
Hukkin a Chainek...music, culture, Lorenzo, food, music, politics, Lorenzo. With your host, Steve.
Mixed Genres, Local Talk/PA
Deb Gallagher
6:30 am - 8:30 am
A panoply of jazz, classical, and traditional music--with an emphasis on women composers and musicians. Renaissance and Baroque pieces, jazz from all over, and tunes with texture just for Friday mornings.
Jazz, Classical
Domenic Palmariello
6:30 am - 8:00 am
Sports Talk!!!!! Your Saturday morning talk show about all the sports happening in New England. Join Domenic and Connor.
Mixed Genres
Hillel, DJ Em, Ben Naftali, Natan Kahn
6:30 am - 8:30 am
Sunday Simcha  is the only Jewish music program in Maine and northern New England and one of only a handful of Jewish music radio shows in the United States. Shows are wildly eclectic- one of the few Jewish shows to feature modern, diverse, and cutting-edge recordings in addition to traditional music.   Sunday Simcha features: An eclectic blend of Jewish music from across the diaspora, including klezmer, Sephardic, Ladino, traditional,...
Global, Religious
7:00 am
7:30 am
8:00 am
Teresa St. Peter, Dennis Adams
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Chickens are People too is every Sat from 8-9 here at WMPG. We welcome children from ages 3- 12, and their adults, to join in the fun and even be live on the radio. A Radio Show for the young and young at heart.  Every Saturday morning from 8AM to 9AM.
Kids/Youth
8:30 am
Lincoln
8:30 am - 10:30 am
On the air since 1998, South by Southwest comes your way every Monday morning at 8:30 and features honky-tonk, western swing, and straight-ahead country music -- all of it recorded prior to 1975.  Just give me two hours of your time, and I'll make a country music fan out of you.  That's a promise.  Our heroes include:  Hank Williams, Johnny Paycheck, Eddie Noack, Lefty Frizzell, Kitty Wells, Milton Brown & His...
Country
Katzie Louise
8:30 am - 10:30 am
  EXPLODING JUKEBOX  Americana and beyond.  This jukebox seeks music far & wide... Across the generations and genres... Transmitting the music... Transcending the energy...Join the synergy...Oh Yeah! Your Host, Katzie Louise  Good morning, music lovers starting at 8:30 on XjB the new release, 'Barefoot in Head' by Chris Robinson Brotherhood will be featured... plus the jukebox has skimmed across the genres & generations to find a yummy mix of tunes...
Americana
Bob Wade
8:30 am - 10:30 am
Where the bluegrass grows so high, under a clear country sky, where the fiddlers' tune a callin' across the mountains and the sea; listen to the Blue Country with the Lonesome traveler.
Bluegrass, Country
Fred
8:30 am - 10:30 am
Thursdays 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM Bluegrass, Americana, Roots, Jamgrass, Acoustic and Small "c" country music: you name it! It's a big tent at Hardly Strictly: Fred starts from bluegrass but doesn't stop there. Thanks for listening to the show (Hardly Strictly No. 205)   BEGATHON BEGATHON BEGATHON BEGATHON BEGATHON BEGATHON BEGATHON BEGATHON BEGATHON Lots of calls, lots of songs about the radio and begging.  Thanks so much for calling in to support Hardly Strictly...
Folk, Country, Mixed Genres
Chris Darling
8:30 am - 10:30 am
Us as in "you and me." Roots, folk messages woven into the ballads keeping regular folk tuned in.
Folk, Americana
Milka Perez-White
8:30 am - 10:30 am
The praise and worship of God through traditional and contemporary African American gospel music.
Religious
9:00 am
Chip Edgar
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Adolescent Radio. Music and talk produced by adolescents. Live adolescent radio by adolescents. For the purpose of this program, “tween” is defined as a student in the school grades between elementary and high school, 6, 7, and 8. All tweens are welcome to come visit us during the show. If you have ever thought of doing live radio, come by and check us out. We are always looking for new...
Kids/Youth
9:30 am
10:00 am
Pirun Sen
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Khmer traditional music. Khmer modern music. Maine community news and news of Cambodia.
Global, Cambodian
10:30 am
DJ Zachariah
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Start the week with the upbeat rhythms of Palm Wine Radio, which brings you the best in classic and contemporary pop tunes from the musically diverse continent of Africa. Highlife, Afropop, JuJu, Soukous, Township, Rai, Makossa, Mbalax are some of the numerous genres that will be explored. Requests are encouraged, and translations of song titles are always welcome.
Global
johnnyd
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
I was a year, maybe two, into my new passion, free-form college radio. About halfway through an overnight shift one dark January night, I had an epiphany. The transition between two tracks of music - called a 'segue' - caught me by surprise: they appeared totally seamless - you couldn't tell where one had ended and the next one began. This became the baseline for my broadcasts ever since. Slowly,...
Mixed Genres
Barb Truex
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
I was asked once what "crossfade" meant and realized it's not in everyone's vocabulary. The dictionary doesn't seem to want to acknowledge it as a single word. Spell check always wants to see it as "cross fade." So I guess we'll call it a word used in the trade of theater, radio, and other audio areas. A crossfade is when one sound fades into another, such as fading out one...
Global
Peter Turner
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Blind Hope Radio rises from the bedrock of Cosmic American Music. From there, everything is fair game; psych, rock, country, bluegrass, jazz, folk, blues, world. Please join me Thursday mornings, 10:30 - noon, as one thing leads to another with curiosity as our guide.
Mixed Genres
Emma Holder
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Join DJ Adira (Emma Holder) on Fridays from 10:30 am to noon for a bombastic mixture of music to shake and stir you up. Grooves and Tunes ranging from Bellydance to Tango, Flamenco to Cuban, Gypsy to Latin; this program will get you shimmying in your seat, if not up and dancing in the aisles. Click here for a link to a Local Live Music, Performance, Workshop and Event Calendar!
Global, Tango
Isaac Shainblum, Annella
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Two great shows on alternating weeks. The Locals with Isaac 1st, 3rd Sunday of the month, join Isaac who features Local Musicians and Bands. Cool Britannia with Annella Every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month Join Annella who takes you on a journey away from Maine.  Music from Britain (and Ireland) including 60's garage, pop, British invasion, BritPop, indie, pop, new wave, new bands and everything in between Schedule...
Mixed Genres
11:00 am
11:30 am
Ice Ingram
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Features the sounds of the Caribbean including reggae, calypso and soca.
Reggae
12:00 pm
'MPG
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Pioneering the largest public media collaboration in the U.S., Democracy Now! is broadcast on Pacifica, NPR, community, and college radio stations; on public access, PBS, satellite television; and on the internet. DN!’s podcast is one of the most popular on the web. Democracy Now!’s War and Peace Report provides our audience with...
News, National Talk/PA
'MPG
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Pioneering the largest public media collaboration in the U.S., Democracy Now! is broadcast on Pacifica, NPR, community, and college radio stations; on public access, PBS, satellite television; and on the internet. DN!’s podcast is one of the most popular on the web. Democracy Now!’s War and Peace Report provides our audience with...
News, National Talk/PA
'MPG
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Pioneering the largest public media collaboration in the U.S., Democracy Now! is broadcast on Pacifica, NPR, community, and college radio stations; on public access, PBS, satellite television; and on the internet. DN!’s podcast is one of the most popular on the web. Democracy Now!’s War and Peace Report provides our audience with...
News, National Talk/PA
'MPG
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Pioneering the largest public media collaboration in the U.S., Democracy Now! is broadcast on Pacifica, NPR, community, and college radio stations; on public access, PBS, satellite television; and on the internet. DN!’s podcast is one of the most popular on the web. Democracy Now!’s War and Peace Report provides our audience with...
News, National Talk/PA
'MPG
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Pioneering the largest public media collaboration in the U.S., Democracy Now! is broadcast on Pacifica, NPR, community, and college radio stations; on public access, PBS, satellite television; and on the internet. DN!’s podcast is one of the most popular on the web. Democracy Now!’s War and Peace Report provides our audience with...
News, National Talk/PA
'MPG
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Pioneering the largest public media collaboration in the U.S., Democracy Now! is broadcast on Pacifica, NPR, community, and college radio stations; on public access, PBS, satellite television; and on the internet. DN!’s podcast is one of the most popular on the web. Democracy Now!’s War and Peace Report provides our audience with...
News, National Talk/PA
Kate Manahan
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Each week individuals from around the world are interviewed about their personal experiences in their home countries, as well as here in Maine.  These immigration stories bring to life unique perspectives from all over the world.  The interviews capture stories of new arrivals as well as established citizens.  Guests share information about their past as well as their dreams for the future.  New Mainers are people who were born citizens...
Local Talk/PA
12:30 pm
DJ Connie
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Ba Yin Box | 八音盒 - Chinese Music Show (Victoria and Cruz del Sur is on a 6 month sabbatical Oct 2017 - Mar 2018) Ba Yin Box, 八音盒, plays a wide variety of Chinese music, 中國音樂 — from ancient to contemporary, traditional to modern, folk to rock, featuring artists from mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and overseas. Ba Yin Box is a Chinese word for music box. “Ba Yin”...
Global
1:00 pm
Stephen Joffe
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Each week, a new show all about FOOD! Mondays from 1 - 1:30 PM (EST). Join us. My name is Stephen Joffe, your host. I have a passion for food and stories: eating delicious food of all types. The art and process of creatively cooking is another deep interest. Another passion is the exploration of a story. The richness from the story can highlight and increase the anticipation and the...
Local Talk/PA
'MPG
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
We will present many different programs on Tuesdays this summer. Give a listen and be ready to be surprised.
Local Talk/PA
Lynda Adams
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Are you ready to feel fulfilled and be successful in your life, physically, mentally and spiritually? Successful Balanced Living provides valuable insight, information and resources to help people live a healthy, active, sustainable life. Guests will share their knowledge about natural health, complementary and alternative medicine, nutrition, fitness, personal growth, green living, finances, relationships and non-profit organizations that are making a difference in our communities. So tune in to find...
Local Talk/PA
Bettina Blanchard, Ross Goldberg
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
          It's not what we have, it's what we do that makes life FUN! Explore attitudes, values and strategies for enjoying life, simplified with hosts Bettina Blanchard, Ross Goldberg and their special guests. October 19, 2017 Fabulous Fiddlicious Fun With Don Roy   Our guest this week is Don Roy, also known as the Dean of Franco-American fiddling in Maine. Don's passion for the fiddle and the music it makes,...
Local Talk/PA
Ed Gleason, Bernie Reim
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Radio Astronomy features space news and analysis, and guests from all walks of the astronomical persuasion. The two main goals of Radio Astronomy are to raise public awareness of space science and exploration, and to act as a voice and collaborative hub for astronomical organizations and amateur enthusiasts across the state and around the world. The team is Edward Gleason, Bernie Reim, Seth Lockman, Nat Anderson-Lippert and Sarah Chang.
Local Talk/PA
1:30 pm
Kate Campbell Strauss
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Throughout the 18th and 19th century, enslaved Africans in New Orleans gathered to socialize, dance, and play music together for a few hours each Sunday just outside of the then-city bounds, in Congo Square. Many historians of New Orleans believe that the Congo Square gatherings were instrumental in keeping African music and dance alive in New Orleans, and therefore in American music generally. While city leaders later tried to suppress these...
Jazz, Soul/Funk
Ron Fluet
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
The Blue Note Groove will explore the world of three musical genres: Jazz, Jazz Funk and Funk. What is Jazz Funk? Putting words to a sound is a task that will always be incomplete (similar to trying to describe how something tastes). So I will keep this short and sweet knowing that it will not be enough to really capture the sound. Jazz Funk is Jazz with more groove than...
Jazz, Soul/Funk
Dave Wade
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
                                                                                                          Jazz, R&B, poetry and spoken word. Dipping into America's original musical art form, celebrating the Jazz masters, significant birthdays...
Jazz
Dal Maxwell
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Great Celtic music presented by Dal. This is the place to hear new Celtic music from around the world.
Celtic, Global
Artur Kaptelenin
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
A celebration of different styles of music from Mother Russia and her neighboring countries.
Global, Russian
Bill Audette: Your R & R Rebel
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Jump on board The Night Train with your Old Time Rock & Roll Rebel, Bill Audette.  Together, you, Bill, his frequent co-hosts, and his famous Night Train crew will cruise through the first 40+ years of The History of Rock & Roll: mid 40s through mid 80s, with a focus on the 1960's.  Every week, you'll hear the famous platters-that-used-to-matter along with those long-gone and forgotten platters-that-never-quite-mattered. You'll hear 1)...
Rock, R and B, Rockabilly
2:00 pm
Rosita
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Pulsating radio nerve center of the Latin-American community.   I cannot wait to see these beauties again in Spring!  
Global, Latin
2:30 pm
3:00 pm
'MPG
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Monday edition of the Indie Revolutions, our 3-5 pm weekdays strip is hosted by USM students! Husky Tunes features different voices and different music each week as we have all kinds of USM students sharing their favorite rock tunes with you. So tune in each week to get some great new music and learn all about some of the amazing students that are part of USM.
Rock, Pop
Rock Ness Monster (DJ Drainpipe)
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tune in each week for a show with a common thread, communicated through the universal language of music. Jam Junkies features music that is as alive as its creators. I favor cross genres explorations pulling heavily from jam band, funk, reggae, world, and electronic music. Some weeks feature guest artists, other weeks have guest hosts. I enjoy my time on air, and look forward to sharing my selection of music with...
Mixed Genres
David Pence
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Radio Junk Drawer started in April 2001. DP brings the junk-drawer perspective each Wednesday from 3-5 pm: smaht sound, garage visionaries & pop with a problem. iFAQ: What's so special about radio? What is a junk drawer? Why do you inevitably talk about geography? What is the music that starts Radio Junk Drawer? Wait, has this always been the music at the beginning of the show? Tambourines over tremolo bars?...
Rock
Jim Rand
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Land of the Lost, I play a lot of twisted psych, garage, weirdo music and punk songs.     Theme song for the show is title track from the Wipers LP of the same name. Land of the Lost! Click here to see what was played last week!      
Rock
David Herter
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free form freaky stuff Erl's Basement Spinitron Playlist Page
Rock
Matt Little-Farmer
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Two hours of screamin' crazy Mattness every Saturday from 3-5 PM! The loudest sounds from the Eisenhower thru Johnson years. Rockabilly and Rock 'n Roll is where my heart's at, but Surf, Novelties, Country Boogie and Rockin' R&B will always be in my box. Now with more Doo-Wop! My pledge to you: My show will never be less then 98% vinyl records. Tune me in at 90.9 or 104.1 FM...
Rockabilly
3:30 pm
Jackie Nice
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Insights into the Near and Middle Eastern culture using music, stories, and poems with frequent side excursions.
Global
4:00 pm
4:30 pm
5:00 pm
Suzanne
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tune in on Monday to Suzanne's "Red, Hot and Blues" which debuted in 2006. This edition of THE EVENING SUN BLUES has evolved into a mix of old, new, country, rock and jazz based blues. Relax and re-energize and enjoy my show. I sometimes offer theme shows and present a weekly calendar and short movie reviews.                            ...
Blues
the blues doctor
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  Join me every Tuesday from five to seven pm for the latest and greatest in southern soul, zydeco, blues, R&B and gospel music. I'll bring the pills to cure your ills, the prescriptions to improve your condition! Call me at 207-780-4909. Beau Jocque, zydeco giant. Marvin Sease, the Candy Licker Clifton Chenier, the King of the Zydeco             The late, great Johnnie Taylor Ms Jody...
Blues, Zydeco
Rebecca Conley, Mike Halmo
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Rebecca and Mike are sharing the Wednesday Evenin' Sun slot. They bring you the Blues that travel all around the country and through the back roads, highways and byways.
Blues
Garry Stevens
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday Evening Sun is called "The Gumbo Shop". Gumbo is an ethnic stew originating in Africa. Gumbo is a staple among African-Americans throughout the country especially in the South. Gumbo has a base of different additives, depending on availability. My Gumbo is based with Blues, heavy doses of Southern Soul and Funk. I mix in some Zydeco and Cajun for Spice. Traditional Gospel finds its way into the shop from...
Blues
Ruby Simkoff
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ruby's Juke Joint is a place to unwind, throw off the cares of the work week and get in the Weekend Groove.If you want a preview of what we might be hearing this week or just some good links I communicate to my listeners, please ask to join Ruby's Juke Joint on facebook, all are welcome! Usually,Ruby starts of your weekend with a fabulous mix of Women's Blues(Etta, Denise,Koko, Sippie,...
Blues
Al Frey, Bill Smith
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
More of the best the blues has to offer. Liquid Al and Bill alternate hosting.
Blues
Paul O'Neil
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
An Irish show featuring traditional and contemporary Irish music and news of Irish events in the Portland area.
Celtic
5:30 pm
6:00 pm
6:30 pm
7:00 pm
'MPG
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
WINGS: Women's International News Gathering Service "Raising Women's Voices Through Radio Worldwide" WINGS: Women's International News Gathering Service is an all-woman independent radio production company that produces and distributes news and current affairs programs by and about women around the world. WINGS programs are used by non-commercial radio stations, women's studies, and individuals. Programs can be heard on local radio stations, on shortwave, on the internet, and on cassettes. The...
National Talk/PA, Women
'MPG
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
"This Way Out" is the award-winning internationally distributed weekly LGBT radio program, currently airing on over 200 local community radio stations around the world. The half-hour "magazine"-style program is produced in Los Angeles. Despite the limitations of a "tattered shoestring budget", "This Way Out" programming has been honored with multiple awards from the U.S. National Federation Of Community Broadcasters and the Radio and Television News Association, by the Gay and...
National Talk/PA, LGBTQ
'MPG
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
In 1994 a group of progressive radio producers and media critics gathered in an Oakland, California café to build a powerful national media outlet for our voices. Radio producers including David Barsamian, media critic Norman Solomon, and “roll-up-yer-sleeves” community organizers Peggy and John Law, were joined by hundreds of others from across the country who shared their vision: To produce media that analyzes critical issues and showcases grassroots solutions, in order...
National Talk/PA
'MPG
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Sprouts: Radio From the Grassroots is a 29-minute weekly program coordinated out of the Pacifica Affiliates office, dedicated to showcasing radio content produced at community radio stations and independent production groups. Sprouts celebrates grassroots voices and is renowned for bringing diverse topics to national and international audiences. It is an open door for grassroots radio producers who wish to easily get widespread attention for a particular production, story, or issue.
National Talk/PA
'MPG
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
DICK DINMAN’S DVD CLASSICS CORNER ON THE AIR. This program was on WMPG for many years. It was a weekly program dedicated to the classic movie era and the stars that made them. This page is an archive of those past programs. Enjoy and let us know what you think! DVD Classics Corner with Dick Dinman A weekly show devoted to Golden Age Movie Classics as they become available on...
Film
Ben, Steve Frantz
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ben & Steve present Soul Mates. Offering up a cross section of Soul, Blues & R&B flavors - from stone cold classics to the very latest releases. They strive to play the kind of soul-inspired sounds you just don't get to hear anywhere else. Yes mate! Continuing a rich multi-generational tradition at WMPG... Host- FALL Lineup Sept 16 : biG steviE Sept 23 : Ben Sept 30 : biG steviE Oct....
Soul/Funk
Ben Culver
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
On the Audio File, you will experience the newest and freshest music that I can get my hands on every week, with some occasional indie classics thrown in the mix.
Rock, R and B, Rap/Hip Hop
7:30 pm
Claire Holman
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
For more than twenty years the Blunt Youth Radio Project has produced a weekly call-in talk show that airs Monday nights from 7:30-8:30.  High school age youth from the greater Portland area staff and produce all aspects of the show. Blunt Members are trained in all areas of radio production: interviewing, hosting, reporting, editing, and engineering. The show has won several Gold and Silver Reel Awards from the National Federation of...
Local Talk/PA, Kids/Youth
Chris White
7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday Night Talk Radio Club is a conversational format show, produced by a group of WMPG volunteers, including Chris White, Gail Wartell, Richard Rudolph, and Andy Verzosa. The program frequently features members of the University of Southern Maine faculty and staff exploring topics related to their endeavors both within the University and without. TNTRC also highlights artistic and cultural events occurring in the community including chats with artists, authors, musicians,...
Local Talk/PA, Arts
Mark Magee, Ashley Kotzur
7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Portland’s Awkwardly Endearing 30-Minute Audio Magazine. A virtual Port-pourri of news, events, interviews and eccentric local characters celebrating all things Portland! Every Weds @7:30PM
Local Talk/PA, Comedy
Richard Rudolph, Paul Revier
7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Voices for Change is a talk show highlighting the work of individuals and organizations working to enhance the greater good of communities. Host Richard Rudolph begins each show with  music from Sam Cooke's Ain't That Good News Album -"A Change is Gonna Come".  The show is also based on the belief that  "Small acts when multiplied by millions of people can transform the world." Richard is joined by Co-host Paul...
Local Talk/PA, News
Matt Perry, Josh
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Live, local music! Local Motives is WMPG’s long-running live, local music show. Since 1990 we have been broadcasting and recording Maine's music history! It airs every Friday night from 7:30pm to 9:00pm. From vaudeville to punk, soul to country, folk to electronic, nearly every type of music has been represented on the show. WMPG's music library features almost 1000 of these shows and probably represents the largest collection of local...
Local Music, Mixed Genres
8:00 pm
Val Philbrick
8:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Contact me with any suggestions or comments at intothewilderness.info@gmail.com  
Local Talk/PA
Eric Poulin
8:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Soapbox is a radio show that seeks to provide a platform for everyday, working people from which they can sound off on matters most important to them. The Soapbox strives to provide an outlet for voices otherwise overlooked by the media, an airing of issues otherwise ignored, and the facilitation of robust, intellectually honest, and constructive debate. It seeks to provide a bastion of rationality and authentic criticism in...
Local Talk/PA
Dawn, Gail, Terri
8:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Hosted by Dawn Smith, John Rocker & Ryan Weed, alternating with third Thursday of the month hosts Gail Worster & Terri Lorenz. Co-hosts/guests include: Aaron, Diane, Corey, Haley, Jenny, Duke & Andrew. We love round-table discussions about film! - More than just a movie review show, Cinema Hits & Misses is an in-depth discussion on current mainstream & independent films.  We love watching movies, making movies, and talking about movies. We're the...
Local Talk/PA, Film
8:30 pm
Elaine Colella, Rick Colella
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Global Grooves with Elaine and Rick Global Grooves is dedicated to promoting music from all over the world! We believe music is the soul of humanity. Music displays the vast emotional spectrum that all humans share. Every Monday evening, from 8:30 to 10:00pm, Elaine and Rick bring you the latest and the most beloved tunes coming from the people of the Earth. Many times it's what's playing on the popular stations...
Global
DJPJ, Paul Krakauske
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
"Get your dance shoes on, turn your radios up to WMPG, what's the time? JUMP TIME!" DJPJ Brings you the best swing dancing music of the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. Old styles and new. Big Band Swing, Rhythm & Blues, Rock-n-Roll, Western Swing. Send in your dancing requests. Paul is on the 1st & 2nd Tuesdays of the month DJPJ is on the 3rd & 4th Tuesdays of the month
Swing
Pope Brock
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Featuring an unholy mix of Fats Waller, Herbie Hancock, the Boswell Sisters, Tinariwen, Paris Combo, John Fahey, Natalie Merchant, Fred Astaire, Illinois Jacquet, The Searchers, Cab Calloway, Cleo Brown, Cleo Laine, Conway Twitty, the Cackle Sisters, the Beach Boys, Cowboy Junkies, the Shirelles, Tom Waits, Firesign Theater, Blind Blake, Emmett Miller, Firesign Theater, Youn Sun Nah, Bob Dylan, the Eloise Trio, the Band, Gwen Verdon, Rosemary Clooney, Cassandra Wilson, Pat...
Mixed Genres
Jazztine
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Do you want to know what it sounds like Between the Notes? Tune in Thursday night's from 8:30 to 10 for some great Jazz music! [icon name="music" class="" unprefixed_class=""] From classic jazz to smooth, fusion to funk, there's a whole lot of improv in this mix!      
Jazz
9:00 pm
Rob Hoyt
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The SKA Show! Skinhead reggae, Bluebeat, SKA-punk, SKA-core, SKA-jazz, SKA plus whatever hyphenation you can think of, 2-tone and of course, traditional early '60s SKA. WMPG DJ Rob Hoyt joined thousands of others and went to Lewiston to let the white supremacist World Church of the Creator know they picked the wrong town! Rob made national news with quotes and pictures on CNN and on the AP wire on January...
Ska
Uncle Groove
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Funkengrooven is a weekly radio program/show that is dedicated to the exploration of songs and beats across nationalities, genres, and timelines, all with a heart of funk and groove. Every week on Saturday nights from 9-11pm (EST), Uncle Groove's aim is to deliver listeners a new story: a new mix of tracks to inspire and unite. Whether it be funk, R&B, soul, jazz, afrobeat, dance/electronica, blues, rock, reggae-Funkengrooven seeks to...
Soul/Funk, Mixed Genres, Blues, Jazz, Rock, R and B, Global
DJ Shaxx
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Rock
9:30 pm
10:00 pm
DanK
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
  Monday nights at 10:00 your alleged host DanK runs the voodoo down spinning exotica, neurotica, with news and views you can't use.   Subverting the predominant paradigm, evolving under the radar, and collapsing the wave function. Tune in and turn on. You'll hear instrumental surf, funk, and jazz, sound tracks, novelties, and spoken word.            
Mixed Genres
Anne
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Music so loud, obnoxious, pulsating, in your face and raw you'll think you've died and gone to heaven. Songs To Be Murdered By.. has been on the air waves of WMPG since the spring of 1994. The show features some of the heaviest, hardest, and most aggressive METAL music out there! STBMB is not for the weak! And don't even think about requesting anything like Papa Roach! Along with all...
Metal
Shane Long
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
    Your host The Duke of Deep Funk, The Governor or Groove, The High Priest of Old School Hip-Hop, DJ Low Down Dirty Shane, takes you "back-in-the-day" each week through the best or old-school hip-hop, funk, disco and other music to make you shake your pants.
Soul/Funk, Rap/Hip Hop
Buddy Bourgeois
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
All aspects of Frank Zappa music will help remind us to unyeildingly be ourselves. Freedom fighter Buddy B. is your future for free radio in and around the music of uncle Frank.
Rock
10:30 pm
11:00 pm
Jim Ward
11:00 pm - 1:00 am
Join Jim Ward with The Late, Late show where he spins music from all genres and eras. Also the occasional interview with musicians from around the globe.
Rock, Local Music, Mixed Genres
Remy Brecht, Sam Bullock
11:00 pm - 1:00 am
Remy Brecht & Sam share the fruits of their nomadic travels and crate-digging expeditions in a race against the coming of the light, with a focus on underground gems from the past half-century. Expect everything from post-punk, goth, industrial, deathrock, noise, EBM, dark ambient, IDM, horror soundtracks, dark 80's, experimental to touches of new wave, glam rock, retro synth, and beyond! Some of our favorite record labels include, but are...
Rock, Mixed Genres, Metal, RPM
Theo
11:00 pm - 1:30 am
All the ear-splitting extreme heavy metal you'll need in the middle of the night to drive your neighbors crazy and throw furniture out the window. Crank it up and blow out the speakers, with Theo.
Metal
11:30 pm
The Crypt Keeper
11:30 pm - 1:30 am
Listen in every Monday night at 11:30pm to 1:30am. I am digging up the darkest metal from the crypt. As I work the graveyard shift at WMPG.
Mixed Genres, Metal
Skot Spear
11:30 pm - 1:30 am
"Sound collage", hosted and, eh, collaged by id m theft able since 1997.
Sound Collage
Quinn Farwell
11:30 pm - 1:00 am
I now have a TWITTER!  Give me a follow for info on my setlists beforehand, favorite new music, reminders that my show is going on, and other official or un-official things I would like to say. The One True Left is the show you should be listening to when you want to be, as the kids say, "hip." The One True Left has a focus on the undergrounds and weird...
Rock, Local Music, Pop
Vinyl Hampton
11:30 pm - 1:30 am
  Get Wired... with me Vinyl Hampton every Thursday evening from 11:30 till 1: 30 Am in the late bar where I'll be spinning an exotic mixture  serving up a Sonic Tonic of old and new. It's a dream where the past meets the present meets the future. Cutting edge new music and timeless classics. "Neon Funk" "Roller Disco", and left field keyboard infused Jazz. I go where the music...
Mixed Genres
12:00 am
12:30 am
1:00 am
Nick Kaufmann, SkyeGaia
1:00 am - 4:00 am
Spaces make music, music makes places. Space Jams Space Jams is a radio magazine about cities and music. We think that spaces make music as much as people do. You'll hear music and original interviews from downtowns, urban villages, exurbs, shopping malls, and alleys around the world. Follow us on Facebook [icon name="facebook-official" class="" unprefixed_class=""] and Soundcloud [icon name="soundcloud" class="" unprefixed_class=""] , and submit your music about places here. ** Join our Discord voice chat...
Global, Mixed Genres
Dizo Musoni
1:00 am - 4:00 am
It's a late night dance music show with a focus on hip hop, alternative pop, and soul. Brought to you by DJ Dizo
Mixed Genres, Rock
Jordan Peters
1:00 am - 4:00 am
The ONLY radio show in Southern Maine where you will hear all the hot net EDM songs that are coming out. And not just the new stuff either, all EDM music that I (Jordan) think is amazing and that you will want to hear. Examples of artists are Skrillex, Hardwell, Armin van Buren, Deadmau5, RL Grime, Zedd, and many many more!
Mixed Genres
1:30 am
Jean Mukendi
1:30 am - 4:00 am
Jean Marcel, the French voice of WMPG, brings you music of Africa and France. Jean Marcel, la voix française de WMPG, vous apporte la musique de l'Afrique et de la France.
Global, French
Tom Keene
1:30 am - 4:00 am
For the month of August, Geezer Gas will feature the music of one Lady of Jazz each week: August 2: Connie Evingson August 9: Stacy Kent August 16: Madeleine Peyroux August 23: Blossom Dearie August 30: Nellie McKay   What is a Geezer? Geezer with non-geezer, for comparison purposes. Geezers often have facial hair, non-geezers rarely do  
Mixed Genres
Stephen Hagen
1:30 am - 4:00 am
Join Stephen and Chris as they venture into many genres of music, from Trance, to Hip Hop and beyond. The only risk is that you'll go insane - Flume
Mixed Genres
Chris Leach
1:30 am - 4:00 am
A weekly show where I dedicate 2 1/2 hours to giving you as much info as I can find about a band, album, or person, and playing any related material from them. Like a "Rock-line" or "In The Studio" format.
Mixed Genres
2:00 am
2:30 am
3:00 am
3:30 am
4:00 am
Big X
4:00 am - 6:30 am
Tunes chosen from the wide variety of music. The open minded DJ can play what the listeners want to hear. With Big X
Mixed Genres
Eclectic Bob
4:00 am - 6:30 am
Sleeping with the radio on An ironic mix with a Punk-a-tude base. Start with the Velvet Underground. Add some Record Store finds. Deep Cuts. Drawn back to Bowie and Nancy Sinatra. Lower East Side NYC in the 70's. Current Obsessions like Sleater-Kinney. The occasional theme show, quirky and/or well conceived. E.B. style! (say hi!) Start out rocking and raunchy , then mellow it out, leading you right into The Griddle...
Mixed Genres
Pete Faris
4:00 am - 6:30 am
The Showtune show! Playing all of your musical theater favorites from Broadway and Hollywood's silver screen. Not to mention samples from modern musicals and operettas, gems from obscure productions, fun parodies, rock operas, local musical theater news, AND everything and anything else pertaining to this wonderful art form. So tune in and sing along with the showtunes!
Broadway/Showtunes
lisa willey, eydie
4:00 am - 6:30 am
DJ Eydie Mae and DJ Lisa will alternate weeks spinning the tunes for your early morning Fridays. Down the Rabbit Hole! Lisa brings changes, in theory, each time but it's always upbeat ...a good way to wake up and start your day! and there's an occasional guest that fits the theme. World punk party? DJ Eydie Mar presents- Lagniappe - a little extra music in the morning Playing music from...
Global, Jazz, Zydeco
John
4:00 am - 6:30 am
A show for night owls and early risers.  If you like traditional and contemporary jazz, funk, soul and maybe a touch of new age and global music, then this show is for you. It's a great way to wake up nice 'n easy or just to relax in bed with.
Mixed Genres
Ms. H
4:00 am - 6:30 am
GHOSTLAND RADIO the sound of New England winter Sad bastards, new wave, post-punk, Lonely music to keep you company, And goth songs for people who don't know they're goth. hosted by Mary
Rock, Mixed Genres, Metal, Local Music, RPM
George Hixon, Schuyler White
4:00 am - 6:30 am
Alternating DJs every other week Faulty Wiring with DJ George H. is a jazz /free-form show where you’ll hear plenty of jazz -- from Armstrong to Washington and Morton to Moran -- as well as sounds ranging from Brazilian tropicalia, Colombian cumbia, Peruvian chicha, Afro-Cuban and Ethiopiques to Weill, Brecht, Neapolitan folk-punk, the Mekons, electronica/ambient, American roots music and lots more. Terry Riley, anyone? And then the next week DJ...
Jazz, Mixed Genres
4:30 am
5:00 am
5:30 am
6:00 am