WHFR News

11-29-16, 1-2 PM: "Foodies on the Fifth" Culinary Division Updates and Perfect Holiday Party Planning

Tune in to Foodies on the Fifth next Tuesday, November 29 at 1pm when Lynn speaks with Chef Kris about the first year of the new four-year culinary degree program. You'll get updates on award-winning culinary classes and clubs. Learn how to prepare perfect holiday cocktail and dinner parties with food and beverage suggestions and the all-important portion control! So grab pen & paper and tune in Tuesday, November 29 at 1pm for Foodies on the Fifth, every fifth Tuesday right here on WHFR. Remember, if you miss the broadcast you can always catch the podcast at WHFR.FM, Tuesday Talk.

11-12-16, WHFR Benefit at New Place Lounge--ALLSTAR BLUES JAM!

Please join WHFR for our Fall fundraiser, Saturday, Nov. 12, from 9 PM to 1 AM, at the New Place Lounge, 22723 Michigan Ave., in west Dearborn. Performing, among many other great local artists: Howard Glazer and the Lazy Brothers, who will host this Jam. Only $5 her person donation at the door; 21 and over please. Food and beverages available, plus Door Prizes, and a 50-50 Drawing. Please come out, enjoy the music, and show support for our non-profit, commercial-free, independent radio station!

11-11-16, 1-2 PM: "The New WHFR Journal"--LOCAL ELECTION WRAPUP

Regan Ford, President of Dearborn Rotary, will join host Jay Korinek to review and comment on the November 8th election, especially the local results.

11-8-16, 1-2 PM: Tuesday Forum--"IMPACT!" with St. Christine Christian Services: Dedicated to Building Hope & Developing the Brightmoor Community

Join Host Lynn as she welcomes Maureen Northrup to the November edition of IMPACT! You'll learn how St Christine's serves the neighborhood with bags of groceries, hot meals, bus tickets, rent, utilities, coffee, donuts and conversation--since 1954! Tune in next Tuesday, November 8, for some non-political good news! Remember, if you miss the broadcast, you can catch the podcast from this website, anytime after broadcast; click on Talk Shows--Tuesday Forum--select date.

10-28-16, 1-2 PM: "The New WHFR Journal"

For the last of our scheduled 30-minute interviews with local political candidates to be on the Nov. 8 general election ballot, we will question Mary Anne Hering (Working Class Party) about her campaign for Michigan State Board of Education. This show will also be podcast--along with the others--from this website: click on Talk Shows--WHFR Journal--(select date).

10-25-16, 1-2 PM: TUESDAY FORUM--"IMPACT!"

Only two weeks to go before the Nov. 8 General Election, so it's time to get serious--and hear from local representatives of the League of Women Voters, the most active and knowledgable national non-profit concerned with voting and our democratic system. Host Betty Daniels will get the full story about the Dearborn-Dearborn Heights Chapter and their work to allow us to make good choices. NOTE: After broadcast, this show can be listened to any time as a podcast from this website: click on Talk Shows--Tuesday Forum--(select date).

10-13-16, 4-7 pm: Motor Live Drive@5--Kenny Hill Group

Host-Scott Boatright. Listen this Thursday from 5-6 for a rockin' performance from the Kenny Hill Group, who will be opening up for the Andy Timmons Band this Friday at the Token Lounge.

9th ANNUAL WHFR RECORD SHOW 9am-4pm Saturday October 8, 2016 at HFC's Student Center Building

WHFR is proud to present our 9th Annual WHFR Record Show. We have a wide variety of vendors setting up and selling lots of great items - LPs, 45s, 78s, CDs, cassettes, DVDs, T'shirts, Posters, and more. You can post photos and fun stuff you picked up at the show on our Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1743556685907744/?active_tab=highlights The Record Show will be held on the main campus of Henry Ford College in Building M (Student Center) at 5101 Evergreen Rd. Dearborn, MI 48128. The show if from 9am-4pm. For more info check out our record show page: http://whfr.fm/recordshow or the Facebook event above.

10-6-16, 4-7 PM: Motor Live Drive @5--Carmen Liburdi and Audra Kubat

Host-Scott Boatright. This Thursday we have a special double treat for you. Hear the beautiful sounds of singer songwriter Carmen Liburdi from 5-6 playing selections from her four releases, including her latest "Patron Saints of the Ordinary" and talks about her performance at the Doll Pile Show that night at St Ceces. In the 6 o'clock hour, more beautiful sounds as Audra Kubat plays songs from her brand new release "Mended Vessels" and talks about her record release performances at the DIA Friday (Oct.7th) night.

10-6-16, 12-2 PM: Sounds from the Corridor--Interview with Richard Pinhas and Wume

Host-Scott Boatright. A legendary Avant Garde/Electronic/Rock musician, Richard has 2 new releases on the Cuneiform label; Process and Reality (with Tatsuya Yoshida and Masami Akita) and MU (with Barry Cleveland, Michael Manring, & Celso Alberti). Richard has been recording/performing for over 40 years. He is currently touring the U.S. with Wume, an experimental band from Maryland, and is playing the Marble Bar this Friday. I will be speaking with Richard about his career; including the band Heldon, and with members of Wume.