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Florida Caribe, Tue., Aug. 12, 9-10am

Foreign language-learning is much like learning to play a musical instrument -- many of us don't manage to ever get beyond the stage of 'dabbling.' What's holding so many of us back?

The Sunday Folk Show with Ishmael Katz

I'm back on the air this sunday from 11am-1pm.  LIsten in for songs about and from North Carolina where I spent the last 5 weeks.  Many more people know about our wonderful station now.

Tell a friend to listen in and increase our listeners.  You'll make James happy.

Hot Rod Rock 4-6 PM Tuesday 8/12

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    spoken or written words that have no meaning or make no sense.
    "he was talking absolute nonsense"


Next on "Indigenous In Music with Larry Knudsen" this Saturday 3 to 5, Aug 9th 2014 "Shy-Anne Hovorka"

Host Larry Knudsen welcomes back award winning Shy-Anne Hovorka to Indigenous in Music this Saturday at 4:00 eastern time.  Her new album Bones has just been released.  You can visit Shy-Anne and hear her music on the web at  If you would like to receive her cd for free, email me at, and we will ship you one out! 

"Surprise Theme!"

You may be familiar with that closing line if you've listened to Gypsey Meets Indigo every other Wednesday from 9-11pm.  We have different themes and choose songs and conversation topics that go along with it.  Past themes have been Vegas Wedding, Summer Summer Summertime, Working Hard or Hardly Working, and Divas!  

TED'S HEAD August 7th

Iron Mike Norton Stops By For Friday Happy Hour

The godfather of swamp stomp, slide guitarist Iron Mike Norton has been described as one of the most innovative and creative artists in the blues genre today.  Iron Mike Norton will be performing at Aces Lounge in Bradenton this Friday night.  Tune into the Friday Happy Hour at 4 pm and catch this dynamic musician live in the WSLR studio.

Serving Up Tasty Treats For You To Savor on The Breakfast Bar

Some radio stations try to give you a stale donut and a bowl of sauerkraut for breakfast. We at WSLR know you deserve better.  The Friday Morning Breakfast Bar features a wide variety of musical treats bursting with deep and interesting flavors.  So skip the commercials, skip the celebrity chit-chat and all that other wretched stuff. The Breakfast Bar is open from 7-9am.  You'll come back for seconds, or thirds, or maybe even try a sample of everything.  On the air in Sarasota at WSLR 96.5 FM.

The Surreal News 9-10 am Friday 8/8/14

Surreal News favorite, Greg Palast (left) will join Lew and Steve this week to explain what the heck is going on in Argentina and how vulture capitalist Paul Singer and his hedge fund could bankrupt that country -- something that President Obama could prevent.

Later in the show, Olivier van Lindonk of People, Ideas, Nature, Creativity (PINC) conferences will be in the studio to tell us about these European celebrations of human initiative, which are making their U.S. debut in Sarasota this year.

Don't Forget - Fogt's Music FREE Blues Seminars Start Saturday at 1 pm

Something's Got A Hold On Me - Angela Strehli, Lou An Barton, Marcia Ball | Some Fun - Damon Fowler | Hurtback - Sarah Brown, Angela Strehli, Lou An Barton, Marcia Ball | Rather Go Blind - Lady Katt & The Howlin' Doggs | Bigtown Playboy - Angela Strehli | Don't Boss Me - Gwen Fogt, Howlin' Bob Fieberts |  Neighbor Neighbor - Angela Strehli | Black Coffee - Mindy Simmons | Down South In New Orleans - Lou Ann Barton | You Don't Have To Stay - Julie Black |


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