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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
In this program, Mulit-Media Artist & Fine Arts Professor Fuschia Fuchs contextualizes local contemporary artists who work with sound within the larger global framework of contemporary art. This program will be a combination recorded sound works, live and recorded interviews, and live performances by artists. Each program will also be framed within art historical and contemporary references.
Wednesdays 10 - 11 AM


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


CLUB EL RANCHO
Brian Manley
Named after the first rock n roll venue in Louisville, Club El Rancho focuses on the latest Louisville and Kentucky-related music releases with no restrictions on genre. Featuring a local Record of the Week, occasional guests, and a look at the week's upcoming live shows.
Mondays 6 - 7 PM


CORINTHIAN LEATHER
Andrew Killmeier
Take a late night drive with CORINTHIAN LEATHER on WXOX every Wednesday at 1 AM. 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
Cutting Edges brings you a cross section of avant-garde recordings from the 20th and 21st century, exploring the intersection of visual art, music and culture in the postmodern world.
Mondays 8 - 10 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


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 8 - 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 1 - 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


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 personal field recordings, early ethnomusicological finds, and local culture-based music. Deep focus on music-cultures emanating from Indonesia, West Africa, and India, beginning with sources and roots and exploring divergent diasporic branches. Original Field Recordings. Interviews with guest musicians and live studio performances will be a feature of Ear-to-Ear in the near future!
Alternating Sundays 11 AM -Noon


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


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


          
              

   
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 8 - 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 show 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. .
Wednesdays 6 - 7 PM


IN THE HOUSE
Marcus Jones & Elijah Lamppin
Asia Institute - Crane House brings Louisville's Asian communities to the scene with music, interviews and cultural programming.  Marcus & Elijah bring Asian Pop Culture with Louisville flair to the listening audience.  The program will also highlight upcoming events and programs in Louisville's Asian communities.
Thursdays 11 AM - Noon


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 & Jordan Roberts

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 Jordan 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


LADY JAM'S JUICE BOX
Mary Yates

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


LA LA LAND
Lauren Argo
Join host Lauren Argo in Lala land, a variety black hole featuring every thing weird in Louisville and beyond.  Trivia, radio plays, food arts and culture are all topics of exploration with weekly segments, live weird guests and eclectic music to transport you from rush hour to lala land.
Wednesdays 4 - 6 PM


LATITUNE AND LONGITUNE
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.
Mondays 8 - 10 AM


MARIANNE IN THE MORNING
Marianne Zickuhr
Classically trained Vocalist, Preservation Advocate and Bourbon lover, Marianne Zickuhr starts your day with a discussion of the many facets of our culturally rich and artistically driven community.  From music to preservation, theater to ballet and everything in between.  Mornings with Marianne will keep you up to date on the upcoming events and not to miss performances in our community!
Weekday Mornings 7 - 8 AM


MIDNIGHT LOCKER
Shutaro Nogouchi
Midnight Locker is a cross-genre music program that draws from seemingly disparate cultural cues.  By hearing outside of familiar contexts, listeners can recognize the cultural value of the topic explored whether it be African, Japanese, or American, with an occasional blend of local music.  The program also is aiming to invite a special DJ from outside the city, or country to share the cultural exchange via radio.
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 - 4 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 11 AM - Noon


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
A show to encourage you to get out and listen. A weekly sampling of music shows being played in Louisville in support of local venues and musicians + New release Tuesday. All genres/All ages.
Tuesdays 11 AM - Noon


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 ART+FM.
Thursdays 10 - 11 AM


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


RADIO PRESQUE RIEN
Aaron Rosenblum
Radio Presque Rien airs Wednesdays from 7:00am-8:00am on ARTxFM Louisville (www.artxfm.com), broadcasting soundscapes, field recordings and musics that utilize field recordings in composition or performance
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


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 Noon - 1 PM


SOURCE MATERIAL
JP Source
Disco though a rave lens. A weekly live mix featuring balearic textures, distorted haus, warehouse beats and uncovered dynamite.
Sundays 9- 10 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


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 history through interviews with visiting scholars, behind-the-scenes access to archival processes and research, and information on local history events and public programming. The Filson History Hour helps fulfill The Filson's mission to collect, preserve, and tell the significant stories of Kentucky and Ohio Valley history and culture.
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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