3-19-15, 2-4 PM: NEW SHOW--"The Malt Shop"

New Jersey native (now Michigan resident) Daddy G hosts this new show on WHFR, where you will be whisked off to the Malt Shop where the jukebox plays music from the 50’s and 60s. His lighthearted approach will make you laugh and the music will make you dance. For some, it will evoke memories of their youth. That’s "The Malt Shop" with Daddy G every Thursday from 2-4 PM. Locally-produced alternative programming, only on WHFR.FM.

case managerz bring EDM back to The Motor Live Drive @ 5 March 19th

It's a real about face this Thursday as we engage two of the most enterprising turntablist-come-electro-musicians North of the 9 o'clock hour. Both spinning and playing their instruments, case managerz (no capitalization) bridge old and new school progressive and techno with breakbeats that will make you dance, groove and really get down. Tune in at 5p.m. Thursday, the 19th, to Motor Live Drive @ 5. Music and interviews for your ride home that keep it moving! On the station Makin' Waves.

Tuesday Talk Shows: Noon to 4 PM, 3-17-15

FOUR of the best Talk shows you can't hear on other area stations: (N-1) "Big Picture Science," (1-2) "Local Forum: Metaphysically Speaking" also PODCAST from this website after broadcast, (2-3) "TED Radio Hour--Spoken & Unspoken," and (3-4) "Philosophy Talk--Diseases of the Mind."

The Gravity Club Perform March 12 on Motor Live Drive @5

Listen this Thursday for the Indie Americana sounds of The Gravity Club. Great songwriting with the pleasant sounds of Acoustic Guitar, Bass, Saxophone, Violin, and Piano!

3-10-15, 2 to 4 PM: [NEW SHOWS] TED Radio Hour & Philosophy Talk

2-3 PM, TED Radio Hour: "Solve for X" Math can deliver surprising answers to life's most pressing questions. In this episode, TED (Technology-Education-Design conferences) speakers discuss its elegant simplicity and giddy complexity. 3-4 PM, Philosophy Talk: "Camus and the Absurd" From Stanford University Department of Philosophy, hosts John and Ken investigate writer/philosopher Albert Camus with his biographer Robert Zaretsky of the University of Houston, author of A Life Worth Living.

3-10-15, Noon to 2 PM: Big Picture Science & IMPACT!

N-1 PM, Big Picture Science: "Skeptic Check--The Me in Measles" Wondering whether to vaccinate your children? The decision can feel like a shot in the dark if you don't know how to evaluate the risk. Hosted by Seth Shostak and Molly Bentley of the SETI Institute. 1-2 PM, Tuesday Forum--IMPACT!: "Open Mic Nights" Lynn speaks with Rick Pitts about East River Folk Society and Kenny Lang about First Fridays. Hear about Dearborn Acoustic--how these groups work with the Goodfellows, MCREST, and the Marines! LOCALLY PRODUCED and PODCAST from this website.

Five Pound Snap Takes The Bait on Motor Live Drive @ 5 March 5th, 2015

Do you like your indie rock with a lot of energy? How about some punk attitude with a funk feel thrown in for good measure? Then you will not not want to miss the Motor Live Drive @5 debut of Five Pound Snap! This Thursday, March 5th at 5p.m.

Tuesday Forum, 3-3-15, 1-2 PM: We Are Not Alone

Michigan MUFON’s State Director Bill Konkolesky joins host David Twichell to discuss, among other things, the searchable Project Blue Book files that briefly appeared on The Black Vault website but was forced to be taken down – and why. Bill has been a contactee since childhood and has written a book on his early experiences, Experiencer: Raised in Two Worlds. He was featured on ScyFy Channel's “Abduction Diaries,” as well as being interviewed on many radio and TV shows.

WHFR Journal, 2-27-15, 1-2 PM: Dearborn's State of the City address

Delivered to a small audience on Wednesday, 2-15-15, Dearborn Mayor Jack O'Reilly outlined the recent successes and the future challenges to the city. With a recording made possible by the City, we will present this hour the full speech, running 36 minutes (we've only edited out the introductions of the attending special and honored guests). Then, with a few comments from host Jay Korinek, we will proceed with other local issues of the week. Remember this show will be archived on this website for listening anytime after broadcast: click on Talk Shows--WHFR Journal--(select date).

The Static Dial are Tuned In for Final Delivery, on The Motor Live Drive @ 5, February 26

We've been looking forward to this for some time. We had Alex Karasinski bring his bass in last month to lay down some low end and preview what to expect, now we get the payoff. Bill Gerazounis on guitar, with Kayvon Gordon on drums. Truly adventurous pop/rock that will make you think you're in your favorite movie. You've been listening to their Bandcamp, isn't so much better to hear their LIVE performance? You will, when you tune in to Motor Live Drive @ 5 at 89.3FM, or download the podcast here at WHFR.fm immediately after the show. Just go to Music Performances.

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