This week we feature (1) TED Talks: Charlie Todd on the shared experience of absurdity [sorry, originally a VIDEO presentation--just listen carefully and IMAGINE], (2) MonsterTalk: Paranormality (Psychic Dogs, Ghosts, & Silly Voices): an interview with Richard Wiseman, and (3) a short Freakonomics [Stephen J. Dubner] report on "Unnatural Turkeys." Happy Thanksgiving!
NEXT Monday: another episode of our locally-produced talk show "Parent Connection" with host Margaret King Ahmed.
Le Ren a band that splits it's time between L. A. and the Motor City is cruising into the Live Drive studio today. A combination of acoustic and elect-sonics sounds they are described as ambient, shoegaze, electronica.
"Theme Attic," the radio show that picks themes and plays music from a variety of genres about selected subjects, is featuring only one theme this week: DJ Phil Maq will try to play as many songs as he can from the variety of musical artists selected to the "Theme Attic Hall of Fame!" Join host DJ Phil Maq on Thursday, November 17th at 10:00 AM for the fun!
Today, in honor of Veteran's Day last Friday, we are giving 20% off all orders of $50 or more in our online store. Just use code VETS at checkout. Hurry offer end at midnight! www.whfr.myshirtdesigner.com
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WHFR would like to thank everyone who attending our Fall Jazz Concert benefiting WHFR at Andiamo Dearborn last night (Saturday Nov 12, 2011). It was a wonderful night of Jazz and even a even a little bit of Blues by the very talented Willonia, Sportcoat and Attitude, and Lord Yancyy. We are already planning our Winter Jazz Concert at Andiamo Dearborn so stay tuned to WHFR or check back here on website for more information for this next benefit concert.
Come join WHFR at Andiamo Dearborn for our fall benefit concert featuring the wonderful Jazz musicians: Willona, Sportcoat & Attitude, Lord Yancyy, and Intensity. These artists will be donating their time to help support WHFR. The event is open to all ages and there is a $5 donation taken at the door of the banquet room of Andiamo Dearborn. Also available for your enjoyment is a Pasta and Salad Buffet plus drinks to purchase for an additional charge. Andiamo Dearborn is located at 21400 Michigan Ave near Evergreen Rd. So help support your favorite non-commercial independent radio station WHFR.FM by attending our Fall benefit concert from 7-10pm on Saturday November 12, 2011 at Andiamo Dearborn. For more information please call WHFR at 313-845-9676 or Andiamo Dearborn at 313-359-3300.
Everyone's favorite nocturnal celestial orb will be full this Thursday night. So it seems like the perfect reason for "Theme Attic," the radio show that picks themes and plays music from a variety of genres about selected subjects, to feature songs about the moon! Join host DJ Phil Maq on Thursday, November 10th at 10:00 AM for his clever and unusual takes on music!
Candidate for Dearborn Heights city council in the Nov. 8 election, Scott Craig, will be interviewed.
"Theme Attic," the radio show that picks themes and plays music from a variety of genres about selected subjects, will feature songs that loosely describe the natural processes that continue to shape our planet. Join host DJ Phil Maq on Thursday, November 3rd at 10:00 AM for his clever and unusual takes on music!
First, from Skepticality Radio, "Centers for Zombie Control," then two presentations from TEDTalks--ongoing conferences where the smartest, most ingenious people on the planet suggest how to solve our BIG problems: Michael Shermer on "Self-Deception" and Graham Hill on "Less stuff, more happiness."