News

  • Living More Mindfully with Digital Technology with Claudia L’Amoreaux.  After an encounter with a 22-month-old toddler using his cell phone to navigate between Safari’s browser and a children’s video on YouTube, L’Amoreaux felt it was worthwhile to have some deep dialogues around the introduction of young children to such powerful and seductive technology.

  • Extraction Industries & Sexploitation.  The fight to end male violence against women, part of a global struggle by women, must take primacy in our own struggle. Women and girls, especially those who are poor and of color, cannot take part in a liberation movement until they are liberated. Chris Hedges is an award-winning journalist who has covered wars in the Balkans, the Middle East and Central America. He writes a weekly column for Truthdig.org.

  • The Kind Fest.  The Kind Fest, Saturday from 10am-4pm at Willis Tucker Park in Snohomish, is a day of music, artists, organizations and kindness champions who on are a mission to create a kinder world. Today on Sound Living, two keynote speakers at the event: Angie Louthan is the founder of Kind Fest and Yasmin Nyugen is a life coach and consultant.
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  • Pan-American Road Trip; Souvenirs; Open Phones.  Rolf Potts helps us explore the value of the souvenirs we bring home from our travels, and Teresa Bruce tells us how you really can go back as she describes retracing a family road trip, driving all the way down the Pan-American Highway. And callers share travel memories.

  • Democracy Now! is a daily progressive, nonprofit, independently syndicated news hour that airs on more than 1,250 radio, television, satellite and cable TV networks around the globe. Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez host. Heard at 5am, 7am and 5pm.

Music

 

  • Soundopolis with DJ Goawaysun puts you in touch with synth, Italio disco, post pop, punk, new wave, chill wave, soul, surf rock, house, jazz and more! Turn up the volume as we zoom through an amazing city of sound.

  • Saturdays at 7am, the Academy of Comedy matriculates vintage radio comedy, humorous songs, and general silliness. You'll be schooled in classics like Abbot & Costello, Bob & Ray, Bob Newhart, and Rodney Dangerfield. Ed Gasperini, Nigel and Eddie B. foul ...er fill the air with two hours of good fun, ribald songs, and amusing oddities.

  • “Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Artie Shaw, the Dorseys and all the rest!”  Steve Ward brings you the best in swing music of the 1930s and '40s Saturdays at 9am, plus a rant from Professor Fred, a look at Your Weekend, and the Incredibly Strange Big Bandstand Lounge Track of the Week.

  • Join Jim Hilmar Saturdays at 11am for great guitar music on Frettin' Fingers. Swing, pop, jazz, blues and rhythm & blues, vintage country & rockabilly, surf - acoustic or electric. Whether you like Alvin Lee, Leon Rhodes, Bucky Pizzarelli, James Burton, or Dimebag Daryl - you'll hear it all on Frettin' Fingers.

  • Juke Joint host Ron Taffi brings you jump blues, doo-wop, crooners, boogie woogie, the New Orleans sound, guitar slingers, unsung heroes of early rock, and all the honking, wailing, screaming saxophones you can stand. All that and more on The Juke Joint.