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Live remote broadcast this Saturday

It’s Easter weekend, but before you go hippity-hopping down the bunny trail, how about hippity-hopping down the Great Allegheny Passage hiking and biking trail? We’ll be broadcasting live on location from 12 to 3 p.m. this Saturday (April 4) from … Continue reading

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The WYEP rant

I have never gotten more response to anything I’ve ever done on the radio than this impromptu rant, which was broadcast June 28, 2014 … A reminder once again that opinions expressed on the Radio 9 show are not those … Continue reading

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Wake up in 1974 on New Year’s Day

Wake up this New Year’s Day and tie a yellow ribbon around your old oak tree, cue your funky bass line and wear your widest collar. WRCT-FM (88.3) will once again celebrate the new year by returning to the golden … Continue reading

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Listener mail: How do I get a show on WRCT?

A listener writes: I imagine you are one of the more seasoned announcers on WRCT. I have some radio experience … I was wondering how I can get an air shift. How important is it to keep a music log? … Continue reading

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Missed the New Year’s Eve show?

Malinda writes: Is your New Year’s show going to be available online? I look forward to it every year and missed it this year since it was on in the afternoon. Actually, you can stream old episodes on-demand from WRCT’s … Continue reading

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Vote Tricky Jay on New Year’s Eve!

Get out your platform shoes and your Roberta Flack records. Despite popular demand, WRCT-FM (88.3) will once again return to the golden age of glorious AM monophonic sound this Dec. 31 and flashback to the final day of 1972. Yep. … Continue reading

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Don Raymond of “Big Daddy” at 1 o’clock

Don Raymond, guitarist for the band “Big Daddy,” is my guest in the 1 o’clock hour today. Plus, Roy Molehill reports live from the WRCT Spaghetti-O Brunch! Listen live until 2 p.m. (EDT) at http://www.wrct.org or on the air everywhere … Continue reading

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Buy some Jay Thurber stuff!

Despite popular demand, you can now buy WRCT Radio 9 crap quality merchandise via CafePress, including T-shirts and bumper stickers. We’ll be adding more stuff as time permits. Proceeds from merchandise sales benefit the Foundation to Send Jay to the … Continue reading

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Show notes, June 2, 2012

Remember, if it’s news to you, it’s news to the Channel 9 Investigators: WRCT-TV News: Target 9 Investigators New this week: “Baby Oil and Iodine” from Shake-A-Baby by Neverever “Sham Time” from Love, Peace, and Soul by the Don Byron … Continue reading

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Show notes, March 3, 2012

“Alternatives to Wellness” with Dr. Martin Wiener Any resemblance to any radio programs currently airing on Pittsburgh radio are strictly coincidental. And if I’m lying, may I be run over by a streetca-

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