Podcasts

Podcasts

Podcasts

kirtan

Monday, December 21, 201512/21/2015

Kirtan, Elvis & Black Lives Matter at Smith

In Bill Newman

12.21.15- Shubalananda Kirtan and Lord Russ “Elvis” on their First Night appearance in Northampton and weekly segment Black in the Valley with Smith College Black Lives Matter students.

jane yolen and heidi stemple

Monday, December 21, 201512/21/2015

Who Is Newman’s Guest? Whoo? Whoo?

In Bill Newman

12/18: Heidi Stemple and Janis Jorgenson on our local National Audubon Christmas Bird Count (especially owls); Ian Watson, Artistic Director of Arcadia Players, on tonight’s performance of Handel’s Messiah at Abbey Chapel; Henry Wheaton and Chris Oakley preview Show Circus Studio’s amazing First Night show.

billnewman

Thursday, December 17, 201512/17/2015

First Night & The Reverend Minus the Rabbi

In Bill Newman

12.17.15- Penny Burke and Johnny Memphis speak with Bill about Northampton’s First Night. Jazz great Charles Neville also makes an appearance. On the weekly Reverend and the Rabbi segment, The Nields talk about opening for Dar Williams at the Calvin to singing to animals.

natalia munoz

Wednesday, December 16, 201512/16/2015

Maria from Sesame Street and Vaya Con Muñoz

In Bill Newman

12.16.15- Sonia Manzano, also known as Maria from Sesame Street speaks with Bill on her new book. Vaya con Muñoz with Natalia Muñoz brings on Laurie Loisel, once journalist, now Director of Community Outreach and Education of the District Attorney’s office.

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Tuesday, December 15, 201512/15/2015

On The Money (12/16/15)

In On the Money

What can we learn from the 2015 stock market? Are there any 2016 predictions we should be listening to? How…

ha has

Tuesday, December 15, 201512/15/2015

Joy & Jokes

In Bill Newman

12.15.15- Local author Tzivia Gover speaks on her new book Joy in Every Moment. Bill and Monte are joined by Happier Valley Comedy’s Laura Patrick and Pam Victor of The Ha-Ha’s for their comedy game show.

santa

Monday, December 14, 201512/14/2015

Santa!

In Bill Newman

12.14.15 Josh Silver pinch hits for Newman and gets the guest of all guests, Santa & Mrs. Claus

harry miles

Friday, December 11, 201512/11/2015

Forensick (sic)

In Bill Newman

12.11.15- Today’s Bill Newman Show features John Anz and Champian Fulton on two local jazz shows this weekend, Harry Miles…

eric reeves

Thursday, December 10, 201512/10/2015

The Genocide Continues

In Bill Newman

12/10: Smith College Professor Eric Reeves on the continuing genocide in Darfur; The Reverend (Peter Ives) and the Rabbi (Justin David).

natalia munoz

Wednesday, December 9, 201512/09/2015

Vaya (Todo El Tiempo) Con Muñoz

In Bill Newman

12.9.15 Natalia Muñoz guest hosts with Jose Saavedra on innovation in Springfield’s Public Schools and Natasha Clark from Lioness Magazine.

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