Current Programs

Aging Matters
Tuesdays, 2 PM - 3 PM
Information and interviews with representatives from local and community organizations to provide advice about aging related services as a resource for Arlington residents 50+ years and older and their families.
Hosted by Cheryl Beversdorf

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Arlington Voices
Fridays, 10 AM - 11 AM
An interview program featuring Arlington residents from all walks of life!


Arlington Weekly News (AWN)
Saturdays, 7 PM - 7:30 PM
Audio from Don Hammond's "Arlington Weekly News" show, which airs originally on AIM video channels on Wednesdays! AWN is directed and edited for radio by Heff Munson. Catch this audio broadcast on Monday afternoons as well!


ArtBox
Thursdays, 7:30 PM - 8 PM
ArtBox is an interview based radio talk show that introduces the DMV to innovative and largely underrepresented regional artists.
Hosted by Jordebot

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Ballston Connect
Fridays, 11:30 AM - Noon

Hosted by Ballston BID

Big Picture Science
Wednesdays, 11 AM - Noon
Big Picture Science is a weekly, syndicated one-hour science magazine that connects ideas in surprising and humorous ways to illuminate the origins and evolution of life and technology on this planet… and beyond.


Broadway Bound
Thursdays, 4 PM - 5 PM
A weekly broadway music specialty program with Radio Randi!
Hosted by RadioRandi

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Caneuon Cymraeg Heddiw - Today's Welsh Music
Mondays, 7 PM - 8 PM
Caneuon Cymraeg Heddiw- Today's Welsh music present an hour of the best Welsh rock, pop, and occasionally traditional music from the 1970s to today.
Hosted by Ed Reid

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Choose to be Curious
Wednesdays, 10 AM - 10:30 AM
Fridays, Noon - 12:30 PM

A radio show all about curiosity. Latest research, interviews and local interest. Curiosity is a muscle. Think of us as your personal trainer.


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Classical Explorations
Thursdays, 5 PM - 6 PM
Classical Music program with Dennis Seibert.
Hosted by Dennis Siebert

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Conversemos
Tuesdays, Noon - 12:30 PM
Entrevistas con expertos sobre diferentes temas relacionados con la pandemia. El objectivo del programa es refutar información falsa, mitos y teorías conspiratorias con datos útiles e información verídica.


Danville Street Sessions
Fridays, 6 PM - 6:30 PM
Some of your favorite local musicians play live music in the Arlington Independent Media studio.


DC Music Spotlight
Weekdays at 9 AM
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 6:30 PM

Every day, WERA showcases the music of the DC area, highlighting one artist each day.


Eclectic Lounge
Mondays, 8 PM - 10 PM
The Eclectic Lounge is a unique mix of emerging music alongside those artists that inspired it. Curated from popular genres including rock, hip-hop, reggae, folk, jazz, latin and more! It is broadcast on 96.7 WERA-LP in Arlington, Virginia and streamed at WERA.fm. The show appears every Monday from 8PM to 10PM ET..
Hosted by The DJ Collective

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Education Innovations
Saturdays, 2:30 PM - 3 PM
A bi-weekly show that explores hands-on, project-based learning and how it prepares students to succeed in college and career. Primary focus is career and technical education.
Hosted by Paula Lazor

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Electric Connection
Thursdays, 11 PM - Midnight
Your weekly source for an eclectic mix of electronic music.
Hosted by Kronos_MOT

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Epoi Live
Thursdays, 10 PM - 11 PM

Hosted by Doc Blust

Fantastic Forum
Saturdays, 4 PM - 5 PM
Thursdays, 3 PM - 4 PM

Discussion on topics related to comics, sci-fi, fantasy genres with news, interviews and features.
Hosted by Ulysses E. Campbell

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Feels So Fine!
Tuesdays, 3 PM - 5 PM
All vinyl and mostly 45s. A mix of vintage pop, R&B, soul, ska/rocksteady and more!!!


Folk Alley
Wednesdays, 1 PM - 3 PM
Folk Alley host Elena See collects the best in traditional and contemporary folk, Americana and roots music from the latest releases, classics, exclusive Folk Alley in-studio and live concert recordings.


Full Disclosure
Sundays, 11 AM - Noon
The business of culture | The culture of business. Policy, media & tech, entrepreneurs, authors and more.


The Get Busy
Saturdays, Midnight - 2 AM

Hosted by Sloppy Joe

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Global Village
Weekdays at 8 AM
With a fresh, inventive mix of global sounds and styles and a welcoming presentation, this award-winning show speaks to the joys of musical discovery and smart entertainment with diverse and engaging world music that appeals to a broad audience.


GloBeat
Thursdays, 6 PM - 7 PM
Sundays, 10 AM - 11 AM

A program of world music with host Joe Gueron.
Hosted by Joe Gueron

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Grace in 30
Wednesdays, 6 PM - 6:30 PM
Sundays, 8:30 AM - 9 AM

Show focusing on the power of grace to improve families, communities and workplaces. This program also re-airs on Sunday mornings from 8:30-9am!


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Hawk Chronicles
Sundays, 4:30 PM - 5 PM
Weekly episodic sci-fi/crime radio drama produced and syndicated through Cambridge.


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Hurrah! The Roots of Today's Alternative Music
Sundays, 8 PM - 9 PM
On Hurrah! we explore the Punk Rock and New Wave music that is the roots of today's Alternative Music.
Hosted by Thomas Gerard

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In My Room
Fridays, 9 PM - 11 PM
Tuesdays, Midnight - 2 AM

Like a hit of acid hidden in a peppermint patty.
Hosted by Mike Edwards

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In These Times
Mondays, 9 AM - 9:30 AM
In These Times is a co-created project of Arlington Independent Media volunteer producers and community members. The goal is to invite “ordinary folks” to capture and share their experiences and insights in the extraordinary times of COVID-19.


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Jabberwocky Audio Theater
Sundays, 4 PM - 4:30 PM
Whether you remember vintage radio programs of yore or have just been introduced to audio theater, join us every week for new tales of science fiction, fantasy, and suspense. Adventure awaits!


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The Jazz/Blues Mashup
Thursdays, Noon - 1 PM

Hosted by Howard Blu

Key Notes
Tuesdays, 8 PM - 10 PM
A music program featuring mainly acoustical, cool, blue note, and contemporary jazz.
Hosted by Andrew Rude

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Le Chaud
Saturdays, 1 PM - 2 PM
The francophone show on WERA.
Hosted by Arnaud

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Leaving The Theater
Fridays, 9 AM - 9:30 AM
Leaving the Theater is a show that usually has Ronald Young Jr. reviewing movies as he leave the theater, however, because of COVID-19 he's been confined to reviewing whatever he can stream from the couch. Hopefully, this show helps you discover new content to stream and we can bond over our shared love of television and movies, Enjoy!


Let The Music
Mondays, 11 AM - Noon
Let the Music is a safe, loving place for you to enjoy optimistic music and hopeful messages without being triggered by song lyrics or podcaster banter. There's always an eclectic mix of tunes on Let the Music...some old, some new, some rocking, some soulful. And hopefully exactly what YOU need in the moment.
Hosted by Cool Papa Jeff

Local Music Scene
Sundays, 9 PM - 11 PM
Two hours dedicated to the best music from the DC area
Hosted by Karin

The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg: a radio play
Sundays, 7 PM - 8 PM
The Man Who Corrupted Hadleyburg adapts Mark Twain’s work for the radio, showing how one stranger can reveal the hypocrisy of supposedly honest individuals. This stranger, wronged by one individual in town, sets out to prove the fickle nature of the individuals within it by offering them a rich reward. Will the town prove their reputation for goodness to be true or will they fall victim to greed?


Mornings With Radio Arlington
Every Day at 6 AM
WERA livens up your morning routine with music to help you wake up and get going. Between songs, a selection of informative short segments break up the morning monotony:- Feature Story News: Based in Washington, D.C., FSN covers news and events as they occur via a network of bureaus in global news capitals across the Americas, Europe, and Africa.- Did You Know? Gives you bite-sized segments with interesting and informative facts about Arlington, VA.- Climate Connections:


My Arlington Story
Fridays, 12:30 PM - 1 PM
Arlingtonians from every walk of life tell us their story about living and/or working in Arlington. Why they came and why they stay, what they like, and what they wish to improve about living in this diverse community.


Night Owl
Fridays, 11 PM - Midnight

Hosted by Night Owl Radio

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Nostalgia
Saturdays, 10 AM - Noon
A nostalgic selection of music in Spanish from the 60s, 70s, and 80s.Una nostálgica selección de música en español de los años 60, 70 y 80.
Hosted by Antonio Villaronga

On This Day in Arlington History
Every day at 9 AM and 5 PM
The Arlington Historical Society, in collaboration with Arlington Independent Media, brings you a daily historical fact about Arlington.


Paul McGehee's Time Machine
Saturdays, 7:30 PM - 9 PM
Mondays, 2:30 PM - 4 PM

Retro radio with a twist! Paul McGehee hosts a weekly journey through the past featuring audio oddities and obscurities, placed along a timeline of local and national events.
Hosted by Paul McGehee

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Philanthropy Matters
Fridays, 3:30 PM - 4 PM
In this weekly talk show, host Wanda Pierce interviews a variety of people, organizations and businesses who are engaged in a wide range of philanthropic activities. Wanda combines her extensive knowledge of the philanthropic sector with her down-to-earth interview style as she interviews guests. Hopefully these stories will encourage others to follow their own philanthropic passions, support causes they care about or create new solutions for the greater good. Wanda has spent the bulk
Hosted by Wanda Pierce

Planet Jazz
Sundays, 9 AM - 10 AM
Mondays, 5 PM - 6 PM


Hosted by Alvin Jones

Practical Security
Thursdays, 11 AM - 11:30 AM
Information and tips to help listeners protect themselves, their homes, communities, and workplaces from security threats, including digital threats in cyberspace. No "geek-speak" allowed. Non-technical listeners will feel right at home.
Hosted by Practical Security

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Radio Free Filler
Wednesdays, 11:30 PM - Midnight
Radio Free Filler is an affectionate parody of the old USO broadcasts when people were on the front lines in the wars: a combination of comedy, music, and maybe a dash of comfort, since we’re all on our own personal front lines these days.


Radio Stoyevsky
Saturdays, Noon - 1 PM
From Ukrainian protest anthems to Serbian turbofolk, Radiostoyevsky features music from Russia, the Balkans, and everywhere in between! Hosted by a graduate of Georgetown’s Center for Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies, this weekly show will take you on a musical journey through the politics, history, and culture of this diverse and fascinating region of the world.
Hosted by Jaime

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Real Fiction
Wednesdays, Noon - 12:30 PM
Real Fiction is a place for novelists, poets and journalists to discuss the real and imaginary forces that fuel stories and reportage. www.realfictionradio.com Find us on MixCloud, SoundCloud and iTunes
Hosted by Lori Messing McGarry

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Song Po Radio
Wednesdays, 10 PM - 11:30 PM
Local music and poetry. Interviews and recorded performances! (Songwriters and Poets)
Hosted by Anders

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The Sounds of Silence
Sundays, Midnight - 2 AM
60s music – American, British, and international


Spin Cycle
Tuesdays, 10 AM - Noon
Sharing a lifelong love affair with music, tune in to hear a mix of Lauree's favorite songs carefully selected each week! Indie, Rock, Alt-Country, Noise Pop & more!
Hosted by Lauree

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StageCraft
Wednesdays, 7 PM - 8 PM
Legendary producer Don Zientara and The Pilot Waves' Alex Vidales bring to you a live weekly radio show; tailored to help performers of all kinds hone and improve their artistic expression, discuss fundamentals, hear stories of both famous and infamous performances and listen to life lessons from musicians, comedians, actors, producers; others like them who are working and supporting our local arts community. Don and Alex have a wonderful and diverse collection of characters and frien


Story & Sound
Wednesdays, 5:30 PM - 6 PM
Story & Sound is an interdisciplinary art project about the local (DC/DMV) 2020 experience, highlighting the personal experiences of individuals during this time through a series of soundscapes created around a central theme from the collective experience. These soundscapes are improvised live using recordings from around the District of Columbia and greater DMV region - including field recordings, local news stories, recordings of panels and speeches, interviews with community members, a


Studio 96
Fridays, 7 PM - 9 PM
Studio 96 is a weekly mix show hosted by Nocturnal Wax showcasing nothing but the best underground dance and electronica from the DMV and beyond!
Hosted by Nocturnal Wax

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TG Ethiopian Radio
Sundays, 1 PM - 3 PM

Hosted by Mesfin Bezu

This Sold House
Wednesdays, 9 AM - 9:30 AM

Hosted by Renee Fisher and Alyssa Cannon

Traditions
Saturdays, 9 PM - Midnight
Full spectrum folk music for the Greater Washington DC area.
Hosted by Mary Cliff

Tune Time
Saturdays, 5 PM - 7 PM
Hosted by one of Washington's best known artists, Billy Hancock, along with Dale Hancock, Mary Hancock & Dave Patterson, 'Tune Time' explores the roots of rock 'n roll and highlights artists from the Washington, DC area.


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Twilight Zone
Tuesdays, 6 PM - 8 PM
Twilight Zone host Greg Moye explores the best Jazz, R&B, Hip Hop & 20th Century popular music as the foundation for current and newly emerging music genres with a twist that appeals to both Generation Jones and Millennials alike with something for every musical taste in between. A community-rich global approach to music as it relates to the old and the new.
Hosted by Greg Moye

Up Jumped the Blues
Thursdays, 1 PM - 3 PM
The Blues runs through American music like a mighty river. But, like every big river, it has many streams and tributaries that both are fed by the river and in turn flow back into it "downstream. " In "up Jumped the Blues," we aim to explore the blues of country artists and their big-city cousins. At the same time, however, we will also listen to blues-inflected country, gospel, R&B, folk and even rock music that reflects this great source of American popular music.
Hosted by Steve Ghitelman

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Vinyl Assault Vehicle
Wednesdays, 8 PM - 10 PM
One hundred years of underground sound. Rock, jazz, psych, funk, indie rock, dub, classical, world, metal, ambient and the artists that make Arlington and DC famous.Got requests, comments, complaints? Send a note to contactus[at] squealermusic.com, @squealermusic on Twitter or @vinylassaultvehicle on Instagram.Archived versions of the show are available on M
Hosted by Butch

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The Vinyl Vault
Thursdays, 8 PM - 10 PM
The Vinyl Vault is an eclectic mix of indie, alternative, punk, new wave, and other odds and ends from all times and all places. All episodes include music from the DC metro region with some episodes featuring discussions with bands, musicians, and music professionals throughout the DC region and beyond.
Hosted by JC

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Wasn't That A Time
Fridays, 1 PM - 2 PM
Through the arts for social change, the show will feature narratives and music that highlight transformational leadership, resilience and societal shifts as a result of mobilization efforts by ordinary citizens. Listeners will be introduced to a different theme every program. Depending on the topic, an assortment of guests will be invited to discuss the selected motif interspersed with topical ballads written by various troubadours of conscience.


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