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WLIW-FM Adds Four New Programs Beginning July 10
(Southampton, New York – July 7, 2021) WLIW-FM, Long Island’s only NPR station, has announced the addition of another day of the Afternoon Ramble with Brian Cosgrove, ALL ARTS Radio Hour, Latino USA and Asian View to its program schedule beginning July 10.
Native Long Islander Brian Cosgrove adds a live Saturday edition of his popular The Afternoon Ramble, celebrating American music. The program mixes Blues, Folk, Gospel, Standards, Country, Soul, Jazz, American and R&B ranging from traditional early American songs to brand new releases. The program which airs weekdays at 1 p.m. adds another live episode beginning Saturday, July 10 at 1 p.m. on 88.3 WLIW-FM and wliw.org/radio.
ALL ARTS Radio Hour brings a wide array of arts programming to listeners each week with an eclectic mix of pop, contemporary and classical music, along with interviews, poetry, dramatic performance and more. Each week listeners can experience the very best in arts and culture. The program will air weekly beginning Saturday, July 10 at 4 p.m. on 88.3 WLIW-FM and wliw.org/radio.
Peabody Award-winning Latino USA also joins the schedule in July. The program, hosted by award-winning journalist Maria Hinojosa, is the longest running national Latino news and cultural public radio program. Each week the program explores the exploding Latino population and its integration in a changing America. The program will air weekly beginning Saturday, July 10 at 7 p.m. on 88.3 WLIW-FM and wliw.org/radio.
Asian View, a daily overview of the news of the day from Asia also joins the weekday schedule beginning Monday, July 12 at 7:29 p.m. on 88.3 WLIW-FM and wliw.org/radio. Produced by NHK, the public media organization of Japan, Asian View offers perspectives on business, politics and culture.
Visit wliw.org/radio to listen on-demand and to learn about additional air times.
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