Duncan Strauss’s guest on Talking Animals this Wednesday Sept. 9 at 10am ET will be Dr. Steven Tauber, USF Associate Professor in the Department of Government & International Affairs, who’s just published a new book, Navigating The Jungle: Law, Politics, and the Animal Advocacy Movement. Dr. Tauber wrote in Navigating the Jungle:
Borrowing our title from Ray Wylie Hubbard’s shout-out to Austin musicians, the next Tuesday Morning Show with Marcie features singers paying homage to other musicians. We were inspired by his song to do this a few years ago, but there were songs we didn’t get to and more that have come out since then. In fact,… Read more »
WMNF’s Diversity Committee meets bi-monthly. The next meeting is Tuesday, September 22, at 7pm at the station. WMNF is located at 1210 E. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Blvd in Tampa, 33603. Please call 813.238.8001 for more information. The meeting is free and open to the public. There is free parking on either side of… Read more »
On this, Mike Eisenstadt’s 10th yahrzeit, we’re having a special show this Sunday to remember him and his contributions to our community, complete with a bunch of special guests in-studio and via phone. Please join us! You can always listen to the Sunday Simcha here.
On Sunday, September 6, Nicky Hopkins would have been 71. The famed keyboardist died at the even earlier age of 50 in 1994. Plagued by Crohn’s disease from youth, poor health and ongoing surgery made it difficult for him to tour. This resulted in his working primarily as a studio player for most of his career. Yet his… Read more »
What do we have to say to bring attention to, and to end the sexual violence against women? One out of every five women will be raped and only 5% will result in felony convictions. Every 7 minutes someone in America commits a rape. Maybe I should have started with the last statement. We are… Read more »
We are going back 30 years, to 1985 for a special show this Thursday morning. We are asking listeners to choose the best songs of 1985. Fill out the quick survey!
I am excited to report to you that Bobbie Dusenberry will have S.G. and Rachel Wood aka The Hummingbirds co-hosting the Monday Traffic Jam on Labor Day Sept 7th from 3:30 to 6:00. They’re big fans of classic country and alt-country so it should be interesting to hear what they will be spinning. Both S.G and Rachael… Read more »
Today on the Sustainable Living Program we spent the hour with a couple of guests from the Tampa Bay Chapter of the Sierra Club. We had Tampa Bay’s Executive Group Chairperson, Kent Bailey, and Jim Hibernian, a Sierra Club staff member that’s working on their Beyond Coal Campaign. Sierra is getting ready for the St… Read more »
Madonna Louise Ciccone may not strike WMNF listeners as one of our core artists. Maybe she should, when you consider how often she has used popular culture to provoke and titillate. Mike B. has put together a super fun night to kick off your Labor Day weekend. WMNF’s tribute show to her, this Thursday’s Burning Up, will bring out… Read more »
WMNF is a member of Florida Public Radio Emergency Network. You can see their logo on the bottom of every page on WMNF.org. Clicking on the logo gets you to a great weather page. But if you want to know everything when you look at your phone, you can download their free new app, Florida Storms…. Read more »