Retro Cocktail Hour / Velvet Radio (Alternating Weeks)


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  • Open A.I.R.

    Open A.I.R.

    12:00 am—12:59 am
    Open A.I.R.  is hosted by Matt Dakan and Jamiel Livingston who both grew up in Sarasota.  Enjoy listening to music from below-the-mainstream-radar artists within a variety of genres featuring Rock, Hip-Hop and many more.
  • Music – Automated Playlist

    Music - Automated Playlist

    1:00 am—6:59 am
    Randomized playlist of music in the WSLR library
  • Celtic Connections

    Celtic Connections

    7:00 am—8:59 am
    Celtic Connections offers radio listeners a wide variety of traditional and contemporary music associated with the western [...]
  • Juke in the Back

    Juke in the Back

    9:00 am—9:59 am
    Matt "the Cat" presents the soul that came before rock n' roll: 1950s rhythm and blues. Each week, this underrated and rollicking music plays on that old Rockola Jukebox in the back.
  • Ralph Nader Radio Hour

    Ralph Nader Radio Hour

    10:00 am—10:59 am
    Ralph Nader is joined by co-hosts Steve Skrovan and David Feldman for a lively informative hour of interviews with some of the nation’s most influential movers and shakers, and thought provoking discussions of the weeks news.
  • The Detail with Cathy Antunes

    The Detail with Cathy Antunes

    11:00 am—11:59 am
    The Detail is hosted by Cathy Antunes with guest posts from other community contributors.
  • BreakBeat / New Radio

    BreakBeat / New Radio

    12:00 pm—12:59 pm
    BreakBeat features hot new music from local and underground artists, as well as deeper cuts from classic artists.   Hosted by Max
    New Radio airs on alternating weeks.
  • De Mush Doctor’s Caribbean Rhythms

    De Mush Doctor's Caribbean Rhythms

    1:00 pm—2:59 pm
    Island Music- highlighting  known and unknown artists from all across the Caribbean.
  • Music Is The Best

    Music Is The Best

    3:00 pm—4:59 pm
    Music Is the Best brings knowledge and passion about real music. Music Is The Best is hosted by Mark Markus.
  • All Mixed Up

    All Mixed Up

    5:00 pm—6:59 pm
    All Mixed Up is an eclectic mix of arts and information, featuring mood-driven music mixes and interviews with figures from the worlds of literature, film, television, theater, and the visual arts. Hosted by Peter Bochan
  • Indie-licious


    7:00 pm—8:59 pm
    Experience the vast music library of DJs Sheila and Vin whose love of all indie genres extends as far back as the late 70s and continues to the most current releases.
  • The Big Picture

    The Big Picture

    9:00 pm—10:59 pm
    The Big Picture with Host DJ Smooth E is a show dedicated to playing electrifying music, having insightful discussion, having fun, and spreading love and positivity.
  • New Radio

    New Radio

    11:00 pm—11:59 pm
    New Radio is a student run radio show from the groovy folks over at New College of Florida.