Acoustic Alternatives

  • Thursday 10am-12pm
Genre: 
Americana / Folk

Acoustic Alternatives features the best Americana, Singer-Songwriters and modern folk on the airwaves. You'll often hear Michigan based singers on the program and highlights of upcoming concerts in the area.

More information about Acoustic Alternatives can be found here:
https://johnmbommarito.wixsite.com/johnbommarito/acoustic-alternatives

Oct 14th , 2021playlist

Date/Time Artist Song Album Label Program
10/14/2021 - 11:56am Elevado Family (Stripped) Family (single) Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:50am Michael Logen & Jennifer Hanson World's Still Gonna Be There Here's To Hoping Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:49am Aoife O'Donovan Johnny 99 Aoife Plays Nebraska Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:44am Aoife O'Donovan Atlantic City Aoife Plays Nebraska Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:41am Noah Gundersen The Coast A Pillar of Salt Cooking Vinyl Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:36am Noah Gundersen Body A Pillar of Salt Cooking Vinyl Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:34am The Verve Pipe End of the World Threads Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:32am Brian Vander Ark A Million Things Live on WHFR Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:25am David Wilcox Let Them In Home Again A&M Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:22am Joshua Davis You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go Live at the Robin Earthwork Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:16am Sweet Water Warblers Lazarus With You Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:13am Joshua Davis The Ghost of Richard Manuel Live at the Robin Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:09am Cowboy Junkies To Love is To Bury (feat. Natalie Merchant) Trinity Revisited Zoe Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:03am Sean McCann One Good Reason There's A Place Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:02am Sean McCann 10,000 Miles Away Shanty Man Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:53am David Ramirez Harder To Lie Fables Thirty Tigers Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:51am David Ramirez Stone Bootleg Tour Indianaplis Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:48am Rufus Wainwright Vibrate Want One Geffen Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:42am The Steel Wheels It's Your Fault Everyone a Song Vol 2 Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:35am Amy Petty Undertow The Darkness of Birds Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:31am Amy Petty The Picture House of Doors Red Pill Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:25am Amy Petty July Mystery Keeps You Red Pill Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:18am Chain of Lakes Where it Starts Next Few Winters Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:18am Chain of Lakes Black Ice Next Few Winters Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:14am Andrea von Kampen Water Flowing Downard That Spell Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:09am David Wilcox Rusty Old American Dream How Did You Find Me Here A&M Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:08am Willy Porter Jesus on the Grille Dog Eared Dream Private Music Acoustic Alternatives

Oct 14th , 2021playlist

Date/Time Artist Song Album Label Program
10/14/2021 - 11:56am Elevado Family (Stripped) Family (single) Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:50am Michael Logen & Jennifer Hanson World's Still Gonna Be There Here's To Hoping Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:49am Aoife O'Donovan Johnny 99 Aoife Plays Nebraska Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:44am Aoife O'Donovan Atlantic City Aoife Plays Nebraska Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:41am Noah Gundersen The Coast A Pillar of Salt Cooking Vinyl Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:36am Noah Gundersen Body A Pillar of Salt Cooking Vinyl Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:34am The Verve Pipe End of the World Threads Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:32am Brian Vander Ark A Million Things Live on WHFR Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:25am David Wilcox Let Them In Home Again A&M Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:22am Joshua Davis You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go Live at the Robin Earthwork Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:16am Sweet Water Warblers Lazarus With You Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:13am Joshua Davis The Ghost of Richard Manuel Live at the Robin Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:09am Cowboy Junkies To Love is To Bury (feat. Natalie Merchant) Trinity Revisited Zoe Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:03am Sean McCann One Good Reason There's A Place Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 11:02am Sean McCann 10,000 Miles Away Shanty Man Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:53am David Ramirez Harder To Lie Fables Thirty Tigers Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:51am David Ramirez Stone Bootleg Tour Indianaplis Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:48am Rufus Wainwright Vibrate Want One Geffen Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:42am The Steel Wheels It's Your Fault Everyone a Song Vol 2 Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:35am Amy Petty Undertow The Darkness of Birds Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:31am Amy Petty The Picture House of Doors Red Pill Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:25am Amy Petty July Mystery Keeps You Red Pill Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:18am Chain of Lakes Where it Starts Next Few Winters Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:18am Chain of Lakes Black Ice Next Few Winters Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:14am Andrea von Kampen Water Flowing Downard That Spell Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:09am David Wilcox Rusty Old American Dream How Did You Find Me Here A&M Acoustic Alternatives
10/14/2021 - 10:08am Willy Porter Jesus on the Grille Dog Eared Dream Private Music Acoustic Alternatives

Oct 7, 2091 playlist

Here's a look at what I played on Oct 7, 2021 in reverse order

Date/Time Artist Song Album Label Program
10/07/2021 - 11:58am David Wilcox Start With The Ending Live on WHFR Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:51am Joshua Davis The Ghost of Richard Manuel Live on WHFR Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:51am Civil Wars I've Got This Friend Barton Hallow Sensibility Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:46am The Verve Pipe No One's Gonna Break Your Heart (Again) Threads Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:41am David Wilcox Native Tongue Into The Mystery W.A.R.? Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:36am David Wilcox Get On Vista W.A.R.? Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:30am The Accidentals Cityview Vessel Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:21am The Accidentals Night Train Time Out Session #1 Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:19am Dar Williams You're Aging Well I'll Meet You Here Renew BMG Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:17am Jill Jack The Love Hotel The Love Hotel Drum Dancer Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:11am Laith Al-Saadi Gone Real Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:07am Jason Dennie Stanley's Rag Living on Melody Lane Wooden Pops Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 11:05am Trace Bundy Sweet Child O' Mine Missile Bell Honest Ninja Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:57am Reid Jamieson Hey, That's No Way To Say Goodbye Dear Leonard Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:54am Reid Jamieson Bird on The Wire Dear Leonard Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:49am Cowboy Junkies Misguided Angel (feat. Natalie Merchant) Trinity Revisited Zoe Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:44am Ralston Bowles Fragile Carwreck Conversations Soft Butter Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:41am Rachael Sage feat. Judy Collins Helpless Blue Roses MPRESS Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:36am Cristian Lopez Say Goodbye Red Arrow Blaster Records Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:29am Melissa Coppola Grand Fantasy on Porgy and Bess Live Performances Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:22am Liz Longley Funeral For My Past (Acoustic) Funeral For My Past (Acoustic) Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:21am The Verve Pipe Found Threads Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:15am The Verve Pipe Set Me On Fire Threads Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:08am Brad Phillips Amazing Grace Tonight Amazing Grace Tonight Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
10/07/2021 - 10:00am Lizz Wright Amazing Grace Fellowship Verve Acoustic Alternatives

Playlist Sep 30, 2021

If you missed the show this week, you missed a lot of talent with roots in Michigan.

ARTIST-SONG TITLE-ALBUM-LABEL
Melissa Coppola - Brass Knuckles - Live Performance - Self Released

Katie Pederson - Happy Medium - The Landing - Self released

The Accidentals - Go Getter - Vessel - self Released

Paul Carrack - Good and Ready - One On One - Carrack UK

Bob Schneider - Boys You Like - In A Roomfull of Blood With A Sleeping Tiger - Thirty Tigers

Dar Williams - Time, Be My Friend - I’ll Meet You Here - Renew BMG

Mike Ward Psychosongs - No Way To Live - The Darkness and The Light - Self released

The Steel Wheels - It’s Your Fault - Everyone A Song 2 - Self released

The Steve Taylor Three - One Way Driver - Earn Every Scar - self released

Dave Boutette & Kristi Lynn Davis - Old Water - Easy as Pie - Self released

Corndaddy - Delaware - Better Days - Bomba Records

Annie and Rod Capps - In This Town - Self Released

Judy Banker - Movin’ On - Buffalo Motel - Self Released

Jason Dennie - Runaway Horse - Just Enough - Wooden Pops

Laith Al-Saadi - Morning Light - In The Round - Self Released

Jill Jack - Find My Way Home - Moon and the Morning After - Uphill Productions

Melissa Coppola - Garides The Shrimp - Live Performances - Self Released

Melissa Coppola - Last Rag - Live Performances

Chain of Lakes - Next Few Winters - Next Few Winters - Self Released

Amy Petty - The Other Way - The Darkness of Birds - Self Released

The Accidentals - Wildfire - Vessel - Self Released

Mark Jewett - Voices - The Lucky One - Self Released

The Moxie Strings - Wonderwall - Breathe - Self Released

Show Play list Sep 16, 2021

In reverse order of when they were played:

09/16/2021 - 11:53am Paul Carrack-I Miss You So I Miss You So (single) self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 11:52am Amy Petty-The Dreams That Are Waiting For Us Live on WHFR Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 11:52am Cosy Sheridan-It's Gonna Get Better A Beautiful Sound self Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 11:43am Steve Everett-What's In the Well Little Wins self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 11:42am Cliff Eberhardt-When We Were Kings Knew Things Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 11:42am The Accidentals-KW Odyssey Sony Masterworkd Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 11:33am The Accidentals-Go Getter Time Out Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 11:32am Stephen Kellogg & The Sixers-A (With Love) The Bear Vanguard Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 11:23am Kate Hinote Trio-What About Me Near self Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 11:18am Seth Glier-Gotta Get Away The Trouble With People Mpress Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 11:17am Shane Nicholson-Life Ain't Fine Living In Colour Lost Highway Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 11:16am Shane Nicholson-Harvest On Vinyl Living In Colour Lost Highway Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:59am Brett Mitchell-Analytical Brains For The Most Part self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:53am Bob Schneider-Joey's Song In A Roomfull of Blood With A Sleeping Tiger Thirty Tigers Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:52am Susan Werner-Heaven So Small The Gospel Truth Sleeve Dog Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:48am Bob Schneider-The Band Plays On In A Roomfull of Blood With A Sleeping Tiger Thirty Tigers Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:43am Carbon Leaf-The War Was in Color Love, Loss, Hope, Repeat Vanguard Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:36am Rufus Wainwright-Going To A Town Release the Stars Geffen Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:33am David Wilcox-Great Big World Vista W.A.R? Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:26am Jena Irene Asciutto-Floating Down the River Cold Fame Original 1265 Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:23am Watchhouse-New Star Watchhouse Thirty Tigers Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:19am Watchhouse-Belly of the Beast Watchhouse Thirty Tigers Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:11am Jon McLaughlin-If Only I Promising Promises Razor & Tie Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:10am Trace Bundy-Hot Capo Stew Missile Bell Honest Ninja Acoustic Alternatives
09/16/2021 - 10:09am Stephen Kellogg Satisfied Man (live)-Tour de Forty Self Released Acoustic Alternatives

September 9th, 2021 playlist

In reverse order, here is this week's playlist:

09/09/2021 - 12:00pm Jen Cass Galileo Live on WHFR self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 11:49am Jen Sygit Back To The Roots Live on WHFR self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 11:49am The Mean Reds The Road Meets the Skyline Live on WHFR self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 11:44am Kate Pederson Music Maker The Landing Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 11:41am Brian Vander Ark Fall At Your Feet Planet Sunday Sessions Vol 2 Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 11:36am Brian Vander Ark In Your Eyes Planet Sunday Sessions Vol 2 Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 11:29am John Vento & Nields Hotel Band The Day The Lady Cried The Day The Lady Cried self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 11:25am May Erlewine Nothing But Love Lean Into The Wind Earthwork Records Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 11:20am Adam Plomaritas Hard Way Leave the Light On Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 11:13am Rachael Davis Cocktail Wieners Minor League Deities Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 11:12am Amy Petty Liar and a Thief The Darkness of Birds Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 11:07am Mark Jewett The Lucky One The Lucky One Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:59am Chris DuPont Retrieve Floodplains Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:59am Wacthhouse Wondrous Love Wacthhouse Thirty Tigers Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:53am Abigail Stauffer World Or The Windowsill (Feat. Chris DuPont) No Contradictions self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:49am Bob Schneider Thor In A Roomfull of Blood With A Sleeping Tiger Shockorama Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:45am Kylee Phillips Too Late Live at the Ark Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:43am Kitty Donohoe There Are No Words There Are No Words self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:35am Seth Glier Another Day In America The Coronation MPress Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:29am Nanci Griffith Going Back to Georgia (with Adam Duritz) Flyer Elektra Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:24am Patty Griffin Moses Living With Ghoss A&M Records Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:19am Amy Petty Moses The Darkness of Birds Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:16am Sweet Water Warblers Hallelujah The Dream Thah Holds This Child Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:11am Liz Longley Torture Funeral For My Past Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:11am Ari Hest Less Against The Sky Self Released Acoustic Alternatives
09/09/2021 - 10:05am Lori McKenna The Dream The Balladeer Thirty Tigers Acoustic Alternatives

Acoustic Alternatives

Acoustic Alternatives features the best Americana, Singer-Songerwriters and modern folk on the airwaves. You'll often hear Michigan based singers on the program and highlights of upcoming concerts in the area.

More information about Acoustic Alternatives can be found here:
https://johnmbommarito.wixsite.com/johnbommarito/acoustic-alternatives

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Feb 28 2010 play list

Here's a reverse listing of what was played on the Feb 28 edition of the show with special live in studio guest Matthew Cifaldi!

ARTIST-TITLE-CD TITLE-LABEL
Cats and the Fiddler-Come Back To Me-Come Back To Me-self released
Sister Hazel-Release-Release-Rock Ridge
Mumford & Sons-Little Lion Man-Sigh No More-Glassnote
Ben Sollee & Daniel Martin Moore-Only A Song-Dear Companion-Sub Pop
Patty Larkin-Chained To These Lovin' Arms (with Mary Chapin Carpenter)-25-Signature Sounds
Laith Al-Saadi-Chains-In The Round-self released
Patty Larkin-Italian Shoes (with Janis Ian)-25-Signature Sounds
The Candles-Between The Sounds-Between the Sounds-The End
Patty Larkin-I'm Fine (with The Neilds)-25-Signature Sounds
Patty Griffin-Move Up-Downtown Church-Credential
Patty Larkin-Pablo Nreuda (with Suzanne Vega)-25-Signature Sounds
Jamie Cullum-Wheels-The Pursuit-Verve Forecast
Solas-Girl In The World-The Turning Tide-Compass
Matthew Cifaldi-I Don't Think So-Live on WHFR-local
Matthew Cifaldi-Crockpots and Bacon-Live on WHFR-local
Matthew Cifaldi-Sweet Child O' Mine-Live on WHFR-local
Matthew Cifaldi-Postcards-Live on WHFR-local
Matthew Cifaldi-Lydia-Live on WHFR-local
Matthew Cifaldi-Stay-Live on WHFR-local
ProjectTrio-Sweet Child O' Mine-ProjectTrio-self released
Rodrigo y Gabriela-Hanuman-11:11-ATO Records
Catie Curtis-Passing Through-Hello Stranger-Compass
Jeremy Kittel-The Curious Beetle Medley-Chasing Sparks-Compass
Patty Larkin-Tango (with Lucy Kaplansky)-25-Signature Sounds
Ellis Paul-Hurricane Angel-The Day After Everything Changed-Black Wolf
Patty Larkin-Hallelujah (with Shawn Colvin)-25-Signature Sounds
Patty Griffin-Wiating For My Child-Downtown Church-Credential
Patty Larkin-Open Arms (w/Bruce Cockburn)-25-Signature Sounds
Susan Enan-Monoplain-Plainsong-Feast
Patty Larkin-Latley (with Martin Sexton)-25-Signature Sounds

Feb 28

Matthew Cifaldi will be joining me on the program this Sunday. Here's last Sunday's play list:

Jen Sygit-Enjoy Yourself-So Long Pollyanna-Earth Work
Matthew Cifaldi-Leaving You-damn.-self released
Sarah McQuaid-Sprig Of Thyme-When Two Lovers Meet-self released
Altan-Bog an Lochain (medley)-25th Anniversary Celebration-Compass
Solas-Sadhbh Ni Bhruineallaigh-The Turning Tide-Compass
The Candles-Let Me Down Easy-Bewtween The Sounds-The End
The Ragbirds-The Frame-Finally Almost Ready-self released
Jan Krist & Jim Bizer-Right Around The Corner-Influence-Yellow Room
Grievous Angel-Ain't Got Time To Cry-New Tricks-Drum Dancer
Ken Will Morton-Gamblin' Man's Blues-True Grit-Sojourn
Wild Carrot & The Roots Band-Who Knows What Tomorrow May Bring-Live-Blue Jordan
Head For The Hills-Unchain My Heart-Head For The Hills-self released
Rebecca Loebe-California-Mystery Prize-self released
Rebecca Loebe-Mystery Prize-Mystery Prize-self released
Grada-Abe's Axe-Natural Angle-Compass
Danny Cox-In All Things-In All Things-Day 41
Danny Cox-Bravest Surrender-Hallowed Ground-Day 41
Louise Mosrie-Home-Home-self released
Time For Three-Orange Blosom Special-3 Fervent Travelers-E1 Entertainment
Alex Hargleaves-Big Hook-Prelude-Adventure Music
The Bears of Blue River-Betty Homemaker-The Killer Bee Scare-self released
Carrie Newcomer-If Not Now-Before & After-Rounder
K.C. Clifford-Jericho-Orchid-Free Skipper
K.C. Clifford-Broken Things-Orchid-Free Skipper
Adam Carroll-Billt Gibbons Beard-Live at Flipnotics-self released
Susan Calloway-Divided-Chasin The Sun-Blue Jude
Sondre Lerche-Heartbeat Radio-Heartbeat Radio-Rounder
Patty Griffin-House Of Gold-Downtown Church-Credential
Patty Griffin-We Shall All Be Reunited-Downtown Church-Credential
Blue Water Ramblers-Michigan Mosquitos-Coming Home-self released
Mustard's Retreat-The Main Street Moan-There...and Back Again-Yellow Room
Mike Mangione-You Don't Want To Leave-Tenebrae-self released
Johnny Cash-Redemption Day-American VI: Ain't No Grave-American
Willie Nelson-Fly Me To The Moon-American Classic-Blue Note
Joy Kills Sorrow-New Shoes-Darkness Sure Becomes This City-Signature Sounds
Nuala Kennedy-The Waves of The Silvery Tide (feat. Bonnie Prince Billy)-Tune In-Compass
Matthew Cifaldi-Walls-damn.-self released
Beaucoup Blue-Delta Rain-Live on WHFR-local
Brooks Williams-All Been Said-Baby O!-Red Guitar Blue Music
Brooks Williams-Frank Delandry-Baby O!-Red Guitar Blue Music

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On Tuesday, November 2 the cities of Dearborn and Dearborn Heights are holding elections for Mayor and City Council. Over the next three weeks, the WHFR Journal, in partnership with the League of Women Voters - Dearborn-Dearborn Heights will give you the chance to meet the candidates for these offices. We begin Friday, October 15 at 1pm by hearing from the candidates for Dearborn Heights City Council. Six candidates will be in the running for four full 4-year terms, and two candidates are running for a partial, 2-year term.

Join us today at 1pm for the WHFR Journal. Our Guest Sue Katz, Community Outreach Coordinator Certified Credit Counselor & Educator at American Consumer Credit Counseling, Inc. will discuss financial literacy for students and ways to manage credit. These topics will be presented at two virtual seminars in later October and early November at HFC called "Money Lessons for Every College Student", presented by the Office of Student Activities, and are open to all students at HFC. Go to studentactivities@hfcc.edu to register and to hfcc.edu for more information.

This Friday, October 1st, is World College Radio Day!
We will be celebrating by including specially recorded messages throughout the day as well as with a one hour special at noon that includes special guest and former college radio DJ, "Weird Al" Yankovic.
Please join us as we honor the art of college radio this Friday!

Bill Konkolesky has been the State Director of the Michigan Chapter of the Mutual UFO Network since 2004. After a lifetime of his own UFO and abduction encounters, he’s spent the last three decades actively investigating these otherworldly phenomena, trying to make some sense of the bizarre events that have happened to him personally. Bill shares some “high strangeness” cases he has recounted in his latest book “Experiencer 2: Two Worlds Collide". Join us on We Are Not Alone, Monday October 4th at 2PM eastern, only on WHFR.FM.

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