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ARTxFM PROGRAMS

ACENTOS
Luis de Leon
Acentos is a radio program that explores the arts through the eyes and perspectives of Spanish speakers. Hosted by Luis de Leon of Appalatin.  /  Acentos es un programa de radio que explora las artes a través de los ojos y las perspectivas de los hispanohablantes. Organizado por Luis de León de Appalatin.  En español.
Wednesdays 2 - 3 PM


ALIEN JINGLES
Nick Sturtzel
If Circuitry Could Sing.  Psychedelic, drone, dance, electronic, b-sides and rarities, etc.
Saturdays 8 - 10 PM


THE AP HOUR
Ali & Priscilla
The AP Hour is a musical journey through the important life moments.  The love of discovering new music and rediscovering old music through our shared experiences.  Each week will have a different topic or theme that threads music and story together.
Thursdays 3 - 4 PM


ART IS FOR EVERYONE
Squallis Puppeteers
Bits, schticks, music and stories for everybody, presented by actual Squallis puppets.  Suspended your disbelief and unleash the creative mind every Sunday morning 9 - 10 AM.
Sundays 10-11 AM


AT THE HELM
Ben Helm
Tune in for some of Ben Helm's favorite rock tunes from a wide range of decades.  Ben gives listeners brief insight into the music played by these rock legends.
Mondays 1 - 2 PM


AUDIO ART 101
Fuchsia Fuchs
Contemporary New Media Artist, Valerie Sullivan Fuchs (DJ Fuschia Fuchs) contextualizes sound by local, national and global artists within the framework of contemporary art. With a combination of recorded sound works, live and recorded interviews, each program is framed within art historical and contemporary references.
Mondays 11am-Noon


BANGERS & MASH
Michael Taylor
Rosé Canseco digs through dusty crates and the eclectic recesses of the web for cuts that take you on a journey dedicated to finding music from the broadest range of specific topics.
Saturdays 5 - 6 PM


BLUES HIGHWAY
Mike Suttles
Pile into the Blues Cadillac for a trip through the blues landscape.  The itinerary includes stops in the Mississippi Delta out to the West Coast, down to Texas and N'Awlins, up to the Piedmont and across the pond.  Hear the best of the past, present and future of the blues, the music from which all others originate.
Sundays 8 - 10 AM


CAT CASUAL'S HOTEL BOHEME
William Benton
A place in the radio waves as an intersection of art and personalities;  like the Chelsea Hotel or Beat Hotel- where music, the written word, film, visual art, and eccentric persons all share the same roof and commune.  Punk, dada, folk, realism, comedy, autobiographical, political...
Mondays 2 - 5 PM


          
    CLIFTONES
JC Denison
ClifTones seeks to highlight the connections that exist among the worlds of 20th century minimalism, electronica, jazz, post rock, avant garde composition, and experimental musics.  More than fine for your drive time ride
Tuesdays 3 - 6 PM


CORINTHIAN LEATHER
Andrew Killmeier
Take a late night drive with CORINTHIAN LEATHER on WXOX every Wednesday at Midnight  Let Andrew Killmeier navigate you through the Peel Session Catalog, local music, exclusive live recordings, soundtracks, psychedelia, and other landscapes of Noir.
Wednesdays @ Midnight


CUTTING EDGES
Shawn Hennessey, Tony B, & Zach
Tune in to Cutting Edges every Monday from 8-10pm.  Enjoy a slice of psyche rock, freak folk, dirty blues and boogie boys.  These dads play mostly vinyl records, naturally eclectic and unusual.  Featuring tape time and buddy banter.  It's always nice to see the cross section, so sharpen up.
Mondays 8 - 10 PM


THE DEAN'S LIST
Rick Hudson
In the 1980's and early 90's there existed a musical genre called 'college rock' that was made up all the odd, edgy, weird and wonderful stuff that was too good for corporate stations.  This music found a home on college stations (usually late at night).  This show is a love letter to late night college DJ's and the weird music that seemed to exist only on those low frequency airwaves.  Hosted by Dr. Richard Hudson, the Dean of Student's at nearby Spalding University.  Call your parents and tell them to send more money....you've made it onto 'The Dean's List' !
Thursdays 11am - Noon


DEMOCRACY NOW!
Amy Goodman & Juan Gonzalez
Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.  Democracy Now!’s War and Peace Report provides the audience with access to people and perspectives rarely heard in the U.S.corporate-sponsored media, including independent and international journalists, ordinary people from around the world who are directly affected by U.S. foreign policy, grassroots leaders and peace activists, artists, academics and independent analysts.
Monday - Friday 8-9 AM and Wednesdays 5-6 PM


THE DEEP END
Joey Mudd
The Deep End with host Joey Mudd, features an interesting mix of all Louisville and Kentucky related music from the 1950’s to the present day.  The show occasionally has special guests, interviews, and live music from the ART FM studio.  Jump into The Deep End every Wednesday night at 8 PM eastern.
Wednesdays 8 - 10 PM


DEEP SHELVES
Joee Conroy
Deep Shelves takes you on a listening safari though new ways of thinking about musical connections.  Join host Joee Conroy every other Sunday from 11 am to noon right here on WXOX 97.1 on the FM dial.
Alternating Sundays 11 AM - Noon


THE DIG
Joseph Hanna & Benjamin Heckel
Two musicianly men explore music and moods.  With the focus on the eclectic, they touch upon new and familiar.
Thursdays 9 - 10 AM


DISCO DOMINANT / SOUL SUBMISSVE
John Penn Browning
Eclectic mix of disco, house, soul, funk, boogie, hip hop and more.  Obscure to omnipresent and always inexplicable yet relatively relatable.
Thursdays Noon - 3 PM


THE DIVA HOUR
Carly & Cline
The Diva Hour with Carly & Cline, is a radio program dedicated to the incredible female singers that continually inspire and empower our lives with their voices.  Ranging in genre from jazz to pop and spanning the decades from the 1920s to the present, Carly Johnson and Matt Cline will showcase a broad spectrum of music from the many ladies that have shared their incredible pipes with the world.
Fridays Noon - 1 PM


DRIFTLESS AFTERNOON TURMOIL
Brian Manley
A chaotic tumble into a haphazard and irregular tank of sounds, including underground rock, noise, metal, crust, punk, hip-hop, forgotten pop, modern composition, Louisville music and other records recovered from the catacombs.  Plus, occasional interviews and ideas about music, society, events, and other brass tacks from the American gloam and beyond.
Mondays 5 - 7 PM


EARLY MUSIC PARTY
Jaxon Lee Swain
Go back to your roots, for real!  Explore the amazing world of Western Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque music through the brain hole of a self-educated rock & roller on this unique all-vinyl early music experience.
Tuesdays 2-3 PM


EAR TO EAR
Gregory Acker

Ear-to-Ear: radio as far as the ear can hear: world musics, including source recordings and diasporic detours, rural roots and rhythmic rhizomes, cross-cultural collaborations, global music of protest and resistance, of solidarity, love, and hope.  Each program features a theme resonating locally or globally and amplifies it with international intensity.
Alternating Sundays 11 AM - Noon with Deep Shelves


FILM FATALE
Mike Elsherif & JohnBen Lacy
Film Fatale examines film as an art form both locally and nationally.  The show features interviews with filmmakers, discussions of film aesthetics, and music from scores and soundtracks.
Saturdays 9 - 10 AM


FLANGER MAGAZINE
Christopher Bush & Ben Zoeller

Home recording, regional studios, the private press, the sound library, tape, necessity, innovation, tunnel vision, discovery.  Flanger Magazine is a chronicle of brave technique, idiosyncratic design, and an extended editorial on "going it alone."
Sundays 2 - 4 PM


FLY CLOSER TO THE SUN
Tim Barnes
Vinyl Experience
Wednesdays 1 - 2 PM


FORTIFIED GUMBO
Prof. L aka Selecta L
Reggae, Dub/Versions and UK Stepper . . . No genre of music is off limits.
Saturdays 10 AM - Noon


FREAK & SWING AND ROCK & ROLL
Don Dean
When you absolutely, positively, need to foment a little musical revolution, and other fun stuff overnight. Monday night/Tuesday morning from 1 AM (yes, AM) to 3 AM or so.  Don Dean brings it and takes it back when the time is night.
Monday Night / Tuesday Morning 1 - 3 AM


FREE ASSOCIATIONS
Mark
A subjective take on the importance of melodies, motives, chord progressions, and sound texture.  A constant search for familiar themes, patterns, repetitions and symmetry.  An awareness of the historical, social and (pop)cultural context of compositions.  Eventually, just a collection of songs discovered by means of Free Associations.
Tuesdays 9-10 PM


          
    FUZZBOX!
Heather Fox & Elizabeth Reilly
Sister Fox & Professor Reilly play garage, psychedelic, acid, prog, blues, folk, glam, metal, ROCK, and beyond... with frequent guests and themed shows. Expand your mind with FUZZBOX! Thursdays 6-8 PM.
Thursdays 6 - 8 PM


GLOBAL GREASE
Kim Sorise
DJ Kim Sorise presents an afternoon of Italian Cinematic Sleaze, Mid-East Groovers, Brazilian Beats, and Other-worldly Jams both Foreign and Domestic on Global Grease.  Tune in for your International Takeover every Saturday at 2pm on WXOX 97.1 FM and ARTxFM.com.
Saturdays 2 - 4 PM


THE GOLD ROOM
Jakey T Jackson
Late night radio show hosted by Jakey T. Jackson, baby you are on the list.
Sundays Midnight - 2AM


          
              

   
HUNDRED PROOF FOUNTAIN
Johanna Sims & Joel Deckard
Hundred Proof Fountain is keeping old sounds alive.  Cajun, Kentucky old-time, songs of the sea, Irish, live performance, interviews and other timeless tunes pour forth and hearken back to a day of revelry long forgot.  Yes.  DJ Green Eyes and Captain Scratch provide historical context and psychodrama's for meditation.
Thursdays 4 - 6 PM


I AND EYE RADIO
Rmllw2llz and DJ DS
Moving together for a cause.  70s to 90s funk, soul and hip hop for the community to rally to!
Tuesdays 10 PM - Midnight


INFORMED CONSENT
Aaron Gregory
Life is comprised of patterns, themes, narratives, and relationships.  Informed Consent gets your brain and body moving by exploring the same facets in music.  Start your morning with songs, stories, and discussion designed to stimulate your hips, feet, and intellect.
Fridays 9 - 10 AM


IN ORBIT
Nathan Simmons
An active listening session, emphasizing new music from the fringes of all genres.
Sundays 8 - 9 PM


INSIDE A QUESTION
Darrick Wood

“Inside A Question” is a radio program that explores the mysteries of the universe, one small idea at a time.  Each episode focuses on a different set of questions that require your active participation-- yes, I’m talking to YOU-- to shed light on the answers.  A truly interactive radio experiment. . .
Sundays 5 - 6 PM


IT'S ALWAYS SOMETHING
Sean Selby
From Colonel Sanders to Sun Ra . . It's Always Something with DJ Selby.
Saturdays 10 'till when?


JUAN LEONE MUSIC HOUR
Juan Leone

A collection of jazz, blues and gospel from the late 1950s to the early 1970s.  This includes the beginnings of Free Jazz, the records produced by Impulse, ESP records and Columbia records.  It also includes the discovery of some of the early blues masters and their work recorded during these same years.  Finally, it includes the beginnings of the modern gospel revival.
Saturdays 8 - 9 AM


KMAC RADIO
Emily Miles

KMAC Radio employs the medium of radio as a vehicle for exploring art.  Hosted by the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, the show weaves together visual art, music, and social ideas.
Mondays 10 - 11 am


THE KEENEY INVASION
Doug Keeney & Matt Ice

Prepare yourselves for an invasion of old school jams, classic rock, metal, alternative, punk, and other selections from DJ DK.  Listen to him banter with his co-host Matty Ice about music, weather, and current events.  Rock on Louisville!.
Tuesdays 1 - 2 PM


KEEP LOUISVILLE LITERARY
Rachel Short
An in-depth look at literary culture in Louisville and surrounding regions.  Specific questions and excerpt readings will bring listeners into intimate contact with each author and their work.  Event and community organizers will discuss the time, love, and energy they give to Keep Louisville Literary.
Tuesdays 9 -10 AM


THE JUICE BOX
Mary Yates & Ethan Buckler

Spinning succulent treats to the most seductive beats in a diverse array of sound, The Juice Box will present beautiful chaos with a mix of tracks from Nick Cave to Goldfrapp.  This is an invitation to juice up your world and nourish your brain with a healthy elixir of sounds.
Fridays 1 - 2 PM


LATITUNES AND LONGITUNES
John "Mudman" Murner
Throw a dart at the map or stop a spinning globe, ride a sound wave from your ears to the pitches which permeate through the people and places wherever the pin may be.  Cartographer John “MudMan” Murner is your tour guide every Sunday to stimulate your sense of wonderlust with scintillating sounds surveying settlements scarcely seen and saluting the sanctuaries of rhythm that keep us all moving with a new geography each week.
Sundays 6 - 7 PM


A LITTLE BIT COUNTRY, A LITTLE BIT COUNTRY CLUB
Willie MacLean
Corralling various and sundry audio pleasures from classic honky-tonk, to top 40 pop, to obscure vinyl treasures, this virtual sonic barnyard considers the bray of the donkey equivalent to the song of the nightingale.  From the swine to the sublime.   And...like the host...its just a little bit country, and a little bit country club.
Tuesdays 10 AM - Noon


MIDNIGHT LOCKER
Shutaro Nogouchi
Adult Contemporary for Kids.
(Hang the locker from the Moon)
Mondays 11 PM - 1AM


MINGLE
Kevin Coultas
Mingle is a weekly two-hour radio show hosted by Kevin Coultas devoted to directing listeners to music that references and reveres the past, but moves beyond it.
Tuesdays 6 - 8 PM


MIR MUSIC
Jake Groves
An auditory excursion to traditional and popular musics of the world that also explores each idiom's cultural context in order to better understand and appreciate the surprising complexity of "simple" music.
Wednesdays 3 - 5 PM


MUDDLE INSTEAD OF MUSIC
Matt Ertz
Avant-garde, new music, contemporary classical, utterly unbearable cacophony -- scrambling your brain and senses with the best in modern composition.
Tuesdays 10 AM - 11 am


MYTHIC BEAT
DJ Mythos
An audio collage of rhythm heavy tracks -- laced with psychedelic funk, trip-hop, experimental pop, future garage, drum & bass, synthwave & other electronic discoveries.  Each transmission is explored with film samples, video games, spoken word, and lost cultural treasures.
Sundays 10 PM - Midnight


NIGHT TRAIN COCKTAIL LOUNGE
Brian Manley
The lounge rides into the past, featuring music and lost sounds from the 1860s to the 1970s.  The show follows the rails amid a mix of directions, including surf, soundtracks, garage, proto-punk, pop, No Wave, jazz, composed, blues, comedy, cylinder and 78 recordings, rock n roll, old country, field recordings from around the world and whatever is scratched onto warped vinyl hidden in the the bottom of those boxes tucked away in your grandmother's attic.
Mondays 7 - 8 PM


NOTES FROM UNDERGROUND
Kimberly Sometimes

Hitting your tender bits with a brick.  A full-throttle heterogeneous cyclone of eclectic aural vibrations.  Tune in Mondays from Noon till 1 PM for your nerdy musical therapy with DJ Kimberly Sometimes.
Mondays Noon – 1 PM

NO TRICKS
Megan Sherehiy
A radio show that features a carefully curated collection of music spanning time, space and genres.  Just music.  No tricks.
Tuesdays 8 - 9 PM


OH MAN YES!
Juile Gross
Question...Wanna know who's playing in Louisville for the week? Answer...Oh Man Yes!  A sampling of music from local and touring bands plus lively interviews with music minded people.
Tuesdays Noon - 1 PM


PARALLEL UNIVERSE
Kara
Composing a new playlist every week from her collection as a tribute to sound and expression.  This show will play heavy bass music mixed by internationally known artists of the underground, including the contrast of groovy folk music and stories.  The delivery of Kara's mixes draws parallels throughout the set, consisting of thought provoking vibration and lyrics.
Tuesdays @ Midnight


PARTY PANTS
Jaxon Lee Swain
This just in- the weekend starts on Wednesday!  Take it sleazy with Jaxon & co. as we fix up for a weeknight rage with a soundtrack of rock & roll, punk, garage, and glam from around the world.
Wednesdays 1O PM - Midnight


PUBLIC
Keith Waits of Louisville Visual Art
PUBLIC is radio show that takes works of art chosen by community members and interprets it through music.  PUBLIC is presented by the Louisville Visual Art Association, hosted by the staff of the LVAA on Louisville based radio station WXOX.
Thursdays 10 - 11 AM


PUNK ROCKETS
Leslie Millar, Ethan Buckler, Jeff Jobson, & Michael Jones
Mix Tapes & Miscellania from 1982 and beyond.
Fridays 2 - 4 PM


RADIO PRESQUE RIEN
Aaron Rosenblum
Every Monday at 10pm board the S.S. Syntonic Research and sail the seas on Radio Presque Rien with Aaron Rosenblum.  Bringing you field recordings and soundscapes, and recording the world to play it back to itself.
Mondays 10 - 11 PM


RAD TANTRUM
McKinley Moore & Matt Dodds
From field recordings of birds to the dope rhyming of words.  Barking dogs, falling drops, mushroom raps, and desert traps.  From new wave to no wave to psychedelic echoes from beyond the grave.  Crypto-disco-funk to basement apartment computer punk.  Hitting you hard with the freshly spanked, the totally recalled.  Feel it all, every Friday 6-8.
Fridays 6 - 8 PM


RIVER CITY RUMBLE
Brad White & Brian Gray
River City Rumble is a sonic turf war on the banks of the dirty Ohio river.  Tune in Wednesdays from 7-8 for surf, psych, garage, punk and more with Brian Gray and Brad White.
Wednesdays 7 -8 PM


ROCK SEXY
Blythe of the Ball
Wild guitars, Rock & roll, fuzzy garage, punk & soul, movers, shakers & girls galore, rockers, heartbreakers & a whole lot more...ROCK SEXY with Blythe of the Ball Thursdays 10-midnight.
Thursdays 10 PM - Midnight


ROUGH DRAFT
Clayton Ray & Aron Conaway
Playing a blend of music seldom heard by the masses.  Everything from punk to hip hop to free form jazz and whatever else may present itself, as well as trying to pay homage to all the great music that comes out of Louisville.
Saturdays 6 - 8 PM


SAFARI
Johnny Anku
Depart on a SAFARI as Johnny Anku takes you on a journey through the best music-old and new- from Africa through the diaspora.  The weekly program is interspersed with politics, sports, culture and also provides behind the music information on Afrorock, Afrobeat, Afrojazz, High-life, Hip-life, Soukous, Zouk, Reggea, Calypso, etc.,etc.
Saturdays Noon - 2 PM


SIR BASIL OUTERNATIONAL
Sir Basil Bromley

Covering all aspects of Reggae music from ska roots to dub.  Classic to contemporary.
Fridays 10 AM - Noon


THE SMALL HOURS
Ethan A.D.

Kicking off the weekend every week as early as possible;  The Small Hours unleashes the Funk! Long Jams and Extended Plays, Hitting it on The One and Dropping the Bass.  Dance, Dance, Dance to Funk, Disco, House and Techno every Thursday night/Friday morning at Midnight til Morning! Let The Weekend Begin With Ethan AD and The Small Hours!
Thursdays @ Midnight


SOUL IN THE HOLE
Kim Sorise

DJ Kim Sorise presents Louisville's only all 45RPM Soul Spectacular!  Enjoy Soul-tastic Saturday Sounds with mid-tempo groovers, soul senders, and funky floor shakers.  All on vintage vinyl and at 45 revolutions per minute! It's your Saturday afternoon dance party from 4 to 5 pm.  Check out, Soul in the Hole with DJ Kim Sorise on WXOX 97.1 FM.
Saturday 4-5 PM


SOUNDS BELOW SEA LEVEL
Johnny Siegel

Join Johnny Siegel as he feasts on the eclectic gumbo that is New Orleans music.  All genres are on the menu, from the Jazz,r&b & funk that made the Crescent City famous to contemporary rock,pop, hip hop & more.  Wednesday's 11am to 1pm, it's Sounds Below Sea Level.
Wednesdays 11 AM - 1 PM


SPLIT ENDS
Connor Waldman
A weekly sonic adventure.  Branching off with electronic, experimental, and everything in between from all four corners of the world.
Sundays 7 - 8 PM


SQUARE ONE RADIO
Clayton Ray
Square One Radio is Louisville's own all Hip Hop radio show.
Thursdays 8 - 10 PM


SUN REVOLUTIONS
DJ Clawdada
Spectrum of Sounds
Sundays Noon - 2 PM


TIGER TRANSMISSIONS
The Students of St. Matthews Elementary.
A partnership between ARTxFM and Jefferson County Schools, Tiger Transmissions amplifies the talents of Kindergarten though 5th Grade students for the entire world to hear.  During the school year, recordings are made of St. Matthews Elementary students performing songs from their musicals and discussing their experiences on stage. Directed by Derek Siebert. 
Times Vary


VERSION SMITH SELECTS
Version Smith
Dubs, proto-dubs, dub derivatives, dub congruencies.  Version Smith selects an evening of stripped down, rhythm heavy, effects and electronics driven music.
Fridays 8 - 10 PM


THE VIBE
Evan Wilson
The Vibe makes an effort to spread consciousness through music.  Every week for an hour, we dive into an expansive selection of funk, soul, reggae, and world music.  Celebrating culture, life, and paying homage to amazing artists from the past and present.  It's always a diverse collection of tunes to groove to and put a smile on your face.
Sundays 4 - 5 PM


VOICES OF THE FILSON
Aaron Rosenblum & Scott Scarboro
Voices of the Filson brings Kentucky and Ohio Valley history to life, telling fascinating stories of our shared past through interviews, behind-the-scenes access to to the archives, and information on local history events and programming.
Wednesdays 9 - 10 AM


THE WAYFARER WAY
Colonel Crates & Ethan A.D.
The Wayfarer Way serves to research, discuss, and distort the world of music technology.  Innovators, trend setters, and technological developments of the past, present, and future are manipulated as a means of freeing our minds from our bodies with musical expression.  Join producer Colonel Crates, and an ensemble of computer generated personalities in a new and interesting head-space for radio.
Fridays 4 - 6 PM


WAYWARD DISTRACTION
Mark Wallis & Mark Farrell
Fuzzy nostalgia meets jangly discovery, wrapped in a bow.
Fridays 10 PM - Midnight


THE WIZARD'S LOUNGE
Docktor Dave
Deep beneath the studios of ARTxFM we have specialized, ultra hi-fidelity, stereophonic, and frankly, esoteric equipment that allows us to monitor dreams, nightmares and reveries to create the perfect midnight soundtrack.  Fall deep down the rabbit-hole with Docktor Dave, Friday nights, midnight to 2am.
Fridays @ Midnight

          









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