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   Well folks it's summer, it's hot and it's the 4th of July weekend.  So when your recovering from all the fun your gonna have tonight grab a bagel and brew up some coffee and tune me in      11am - 1pm tomorrow morning.   Stay safe and have a happy holiday!

Pres. Candidate B. Sanders Speech to Record Crowd to be Re-broadcast 10am Saturday

Bernie's speech in Madison, WI to over 10,000 will be re-broadcast on WSLR 96.5 Community Radio at 10am on July 4th. Thank you to community radio WORT of Madison Wisconsin.

Fireworks In The Air & Fireworks On The Air

The Friday Morning Breakfast Bar celebrates America's Independence. Tune in for The Fourth of July Weekend Event Information including Fireworks Displays happening on the Suncoast. It's all part of the Big List heard near the bottom of each hour (7:30 and 8:30) every Friday Morning on the Breakfast Bar.  WSLR 96.5 FM  also via the free Apple/Android Apps.

The Surreal News 9-10 am Friday 7/3/15

Last week the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission voted nearly unanimously to again allow bear hunting. Don't they know Stephen Colbert was just joking when he labeled bears the top threat to the nation. Laura Bevan (left) from the Humane Society is joining Lew and Steve this week to explain why killing bears is no joke.

Later, Stephen Spaulding of Common Cause will sort out the good, the bad, and the ugly in the recent flurry of Supreme Court decisions.


Tonight Thursday 7-2-15
96.5 fm sarasota FLA,
9 - 11pm east coast
6 - 8 pm west coast
Steve Miller band, David Byrne, The Clash, KGB, The Avengers, the Mutants, The Weirdos, X, Rank and File, Devo, The Blasters, Undertones,    Marianne Faithfull,   Pennywise,   Weezer,

Confederate Flags and Drag Queens

Join us this Thursday at 9am for Renaissance SRQ.

We'll be talking with John Sims about his recoloration of the confederate flag and his upcoming July 4 flag burning project.

We'll also be speaking with Beneva Fruitville about Sarasota's Drag Queen Bingo, and how a little naughty fun can go a long way.

HotRodRock 4-6 PM Every Tuesday

"How Far Can Too Far Go"  The Cramps

 Stick 'em up, baby, reach for the sky

Here's somethin' new you might like to try
I know a place that's far from here
Where the squares, they won't come near

How far?
Hey, how far?
Ooh, how far, baby?
How far can too far go?

Maternally Yours: Pregnancy, Birth and Motherhood in Pictures

Join the Conversation on Tuesday, June 30th at 6 p.m.

"Yesterday's Dead Today", Monday, June 29th, 7-9pm

"There is NOTHING like a Grateful Dead Concert!"

I'll be posting full setlists from now on, so scroll down...and I'll be posting the week's gig announcements as well:

Grateful Dead
Pauley Pavilion
University of California
Los Angeles, CA  

"From the Mountains and Beyond" Monday June 29th. 4-6pm

"From the Mountains and Beyond" welcomes special guest "Live" in Studio "Michael Reno Harrell" Michael Reno Harrell is an award winning songwriter, as well as a veteran storyteller and entertainer, and he’s from the South… the Southern Appalachian Mountains to hone it a bit finer. Michael's recordings top the Americana Music Association charts year after year. His original songs and stories have been described as “Appalachian grit and wit” but, as his writing shows, Michael’s awareness is much broader than the bounds of his boyhood home or even the Southern Experience.


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