WKMS Programming http://wkms.org en Take the WKMS Programming Survey http://wkms.org/post/take-wkms-programming-survey-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Please take a moment to fill out our programming survey. This is a check-up on some recent additions to our schedule and a few ideas we're considering for the future. We'll keep the survey open through March. Thank you for participating. We appreciate your feedback!</span></p><p><strong><a href="http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07e8yfg6f6hrtp5dou/start">Take our Programming Survey</a>.</strong></p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:23:11 +0000 WKMS Staff 39098 at http://wkms.org Take the WKMS Programming Survey The Black Cats Jump Returns to WKMS - A Chat with Todd Hill http://wkms.org/post/black-cats-jump-returns-wkms-chat-todd-hill <p>Back in the 1980s, The Black Cats Jump was a thirteen part series of hour-long programs on big band music with host Bobby Bryan and co-producer Mark Welch. The series featured some of the great black big band leaders, sidemen, vocalists, and arrangers. The first show aired live on Friday, October 3, 1980. Dr. Todd Hill and Mark Welch revisit the series for special airings Tuesdays at 9 p.m. during Cafe Jazz, starting September 17. Cafe Jazz hosts George Eldred and Todd Hill talk about the program and how they re-mastered the series with Mark Welch.</p><p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 16:43:26 +0000 George Eldred & Todd E. Hill 34912 at http://wkms.org The Black Cats Jump Returns to WKMS - A Chat with Todd Hill New to WKMS: The Treatment, Wednesdays at 6:30 pm http://wkms.org/post/new-wkms-treatment-wednesdays-630-pm <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">New to the WKMS schedule Wednesdays at 6:30 pm, hear <em>The Treatment</em> hosted by Elvis Mitchell, produced by KCRW, a conversational program about movies, popular art, and entertainment. Beginning in September, NPR's <em>Latino USA</em> with Maria Hinojosa turns into a one-hour program, which WKMS will not be carrying at this time. KET's Connections with Renee Shaw, which previously aired Wednesdays at 6:30 pm, moves to a new date and time: Tuesdays at 6:30 pm.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><strong>From the show's website:</strong></p><p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 17:01:00 +0000 Matt Markgraf 34364 at http://wkms.org New to WKMS: The Treatment, Wednesdays at 6:30 pm Media Release: WKMS Celebrates America with Special Programs http://wkms.org/post/media-release-wkms-celebrates-america-special-programs <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Murray State’s NPR station, 91.3 </span>WKMS-FM<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> celebrates Independence Day with special programs on July 4 &amp; 5. Hear fun and familiar songs from popular American artists hosted by Dr. Bob, patriotic music performed by the Paducah Symphony Choruses, and an intimate portrait by NPR’s Kelly </span>McEvers<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> about her struggles as a war correspondent.</span></p><p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 21:07:20 +0000 Jenni Todd 32603 at http://wkms.org Media Release: WKMS Celebrates America with Special Programs Media Release: WKMS Adds The Takeaway and BBC Newshour Starting July 1 http://wkms.org/post/media-release-wkms-adds-takeaway-and-bbc-newshour-starting-july-1 <p>Murray State’s NPR station, 91.3 WKMS-FM will broadcast more afternoon news with the addition of two new programs <em>The Takeaway</em> and <em>BBC Newshour</em>, replacing NPR’s <em>Talk of the Nation</em> after it ends production due to its cancelation by NPR.</p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 15:57:19 +0000 Jenni Todd 32423 at http://wkms.org Media Release: WKMS Adds The Takeaway and BBC Newshour Starting July 1 Non-Commercial, Educational Station WKMS Fundraising Underway http://wkms.org/post/non-commercial-educational-station-wkms-fundraising-underway <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Murray, KY. Murray State’s NPR station, 91.3 </span>WKMS<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is engaging listeners in the first fundraiser of 2013. The on-air portion of the fund drive begins March 6 and continues through March 16 with special guests and gifts.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">WKMS Membership Coordinator </span>Jenni<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Todd says, “Listeners who get in touch with us, with or without a commitment, by March 5 are included in an iPad Mini Giveaway on March 6.”</span></p><p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 21:57:13 +0000 Jenni Todd 28708 at http://wkms.org Non-Commercial, Educational Station WKMS Fundraising Underway