Author: Laura Alden
Since the murder of George Floyd, many Black people in America have been sharing their experiences with racism. These stories are powerful and deserve to be heard. We at WSLR believe these stories can also help move people to change their thoughts and move people to action. We want to give these stories a space […]
Nuestra Música presents 2 hours of some of the Best Latino Jazz and Blues.Bolivia Jazz, Jarabe de Palo, Joaquín Sabina, Pappo’s Blues, PeruJazz, Tesis de Menta con Pablo Milanés and much more. Extra bonus Foxtrot from Spain. Have fun with the rhythms of Latin America, Spain, Portugal and Cape Verde.
Wednesdays 6-6:30 Engage: On Air is 30 minutes of Asolo Rep like you’ve never heard it before. Listen to the artists responsible for making the theatre you love as they discuss their creation process. Hear brand new content created for a radio audience and stay up to date on all the fantastic work going on throughout the year. Hosted by Associate Artistic Director, Celine […]
With COVID-19 active on our continent and in our county, and current health concerns, WSLR+Fogartyville is making adjustments in our actions and expectations regarding our scheduled public community events. We have cancelled all events happening at Fogartyville Community Media & Arts Center March 13th – March 31st. We are refunding any tickets purchased for events […]
WSLR’s Covid 19 Resource Page: https://www.criticaltimes.org/covid-19-info Your one stop platform for resources about Covid 19 in Sarasota County: https://resiliencesystem.org/dashboards/sarasota-county/ Do you need help with something at this time or are you able to offer help to someone? It could be something as simple as cooking one meal a week, picking up groceries, etc. What do you […]
Nick Guy joins Cathy in the studio with a legislative update on education issues. What is the Florida legislature’s agenda as their session nears an end? Tune in at 9am to WSLR 96.5 fm, stream us live on www.wslr.org, or hear the rebroadcast Sunday at 9 am.
This past Sunday March 8th the world celebrated International Women’s day. This upcoming Tuesday March 10th we are celebrating it on Nuestra Música with a show dedicated to Latin America, Spain, Portugal and Cape Verde women singer and songwriters. Violeta Parra, Toto La Momposina, Mercedes Sosa, Leda Valladares, Conchita, Lila Downs, and many more women, […]
Election Security, Election Technology, Closed Party Primaries, Election Day wait times. Do US elections put the interests of voters first? Or do some election rules and technology serve other agendas? Listen Thursday 9 am to The Detail when I interview Ion Sancho, a leading election integrity and voter advocate. An elections expert, Ion Sancho was […]
Why are women missing in music? Why are the Grammy Awards still struggling with gender imbalance? Dana and Ryan will bring you hits from female Grammy winners of the past and present. Friday, January 31st- 9 to 11pm Listen Live at 96.5 or wslr.org or anytime at archive.wslr.org
MY GUEST: Belinda Mobley Coney SATURDAY, JANUARY 25from 9am to 9:30am. 🎤Meet Belinda Mobley ConeyIn 1997, Belinda life turned for the better, afternoon she went through a deep dark moment in her life. On Saturday, during her interview, she will share her story of fulfillment and change through personal growth.