There are more than twice as many suicides as murders in the U.S., but suicide attracts far less scrutiny. This current episode of Freakonomics Radio, hosted by economist and bestselling author Stephen J. Dubner, ("Freakonomics") digs through the numbers and finds all kinds of surprises, supported by psychology professor David Lester, considered to be "the dean of suicide studies."
Paul Miles is a true Motor City Blues Man. Driving all night from a gig in Indiana, he's up and on the scene to bring you the blues this afternoon. Besides being on the Motor Live Drive @ Five he will be performing at the Rochester Farmers Market Saturday and at the Arts, Beats & Eats on Sunday, Pepsi Stage, 11:00 am. Make sure you listen to the Motor Live Drive @ Five enjoy an hour of upbeat blues and there will be some CDs given away.
Motor Live Drive @ Five features a live local artist every Thursday at 5pm on WHFR.FM or if you miss our a performance you can check out past Motor Live Drive @ Five performances via our podcasts by pressing the "Musical Performances" button on the top of this page.
For Labor Day weekend, "Theme Attic", the radio show that picks themes and plays music from a variety of genres about selected subjects, will feature songs about working people and other job related topics! Join host DJ Phil Maq, on live right now, for his clever and unusual takes on music!
"Dearborn Heights News & Views" host Ned Apigian, Dearborn Heights Councilman, interviews Diane Webb, Wayne County Commissioner.
"Philosophy Talk: Health Care--Right or Privilege?" What is it? Do we have a right to healthcare, and to good high quality healthcare, in any precise and defensible sense? Or is the "right to healthcare" just a nice way to say it would be very nice if everyone had healthcare? Ken and John take a philosophical lens to the alleged right to healthcare and health insurance with Laurence Baker from the Center for Health Policy at Stanford University.
Tune in to the Smooth Soul Cafe with your host Marc Anthony as WHFR welcomes Detroit R&B Recording Artist Lay'na Michelle live in our studio. It all starts Sunday August 28th 2011 at 1pm only on the station making waves, WHFR.FM.
Tune in Thursday from 9pm-12am to WHFR's "The Mix" with host BAM as we welcome world famous DJ and producer Kenneth Thomas back to WHFR.FM to play live. He will be joined by other artists from his record label "Myth Records." BAM will be also be giving away free tickets to Kenneth Thomas's upcoming concert this Saturday. Be sure to tune in and enjoy some fantastic electronic music.
Even if It's late summer, bugs are still annoying everyone! "Theme Attic", the radio show that picks themes and plays music from a variety of genres about selected subjects, will feature songs about all kinds of bugs for your listening pleasure this week! Join host DJ Phil Maq on Thursday, August 25th at 10:00 AM for his clever and unusual takes on music!
Jeremy Porter will be performing live some of the new material from his newest CD and promoting his show at the New Dodge Saturday night. Porter has performed solo for several years along with being in several local bands The Offramps, Slugbug, Fidrych and is current band Jeremy Porter and The Tucos. He has been touring, recording and playing out since he was 16 years old, garnering a reputation as a skilled songsmith and guitarist. For more info about Jeremy Porter check out http://www.jeremyportermusic.com/
Motor Live Drive @ 5 features local artists live on WHFR every Thursday at 5pm. If you miss the performance or really loved what you heard and want to hear it again - the Motor Live Drive @ 5 performances are podcast here for your listening pleasure under the "Musical Performances" button at the top of this page.
Back- to- School immunizations, with primary guest Laurie Feldkamp, a Dearborn Public School Nurse. We will address pro's and con's of immunization, covering current childhood diseases, plus first-aid tips for home, at school and at play. Also, issues related to teenagers, such as hepititas and AIDs. And, precautions with newborns and infants. Hosted by Margaret King Ahmed.