August 15, 2017
by Brian Marks
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Coverage of Charlottesville, racism and resistance on 96.9FM

Listen to (and SUPPORT!) Baton Rouge Community Radio for the ONLY independent community media outlet in Baton Rouge bringing you the voices of:

Ta-Nehasi Coates, Cornel West, and others on terror in Charlottesville, white supremacy, fears of ‘good negro government’ and reparations for slavery;

Louisiana All-American Sports with Arthur “Silky Slim” Reed in his own words on justice for Alton Sterling;

Where the Alligators Roam interviewing Nancy Maclean on her book “Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America” and the links between Massive Resistance to racial integration and Governor Jindal’s deconstruction of Louisiana state government

Rev. Welton Gaddy on ‘How Jesus Joined the GOP‘ and ‘Jesus Rode a Donkey: Why Millions of Christians are Democrats’;

The Ralph Nader Radio Hour in conversation with James Whitman, author of ‘Hitler’s American Model’ on Nazi modeling of the antisemitic Nuremberg Laws on American immigration law and anti-miscegenation statutes;

CounterSpin on the ongoing resistance to the Dakota Access and Bayou Bridge pipelines in Nebraska, North Dakota (And Louisiana!)

Making Contact on the murder of George Jackson and the prison abolition movement

August 6, 2017
by Brian Marks
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Nether Street’s Space Rock extravaganza

Baton Rouge Community Radio’s progressive and psych rock show Nether Street, airing Wednesdays 10:00pm – midnight with Clyde Cleburne and robot side-kicks Laura and Graham, is out with a special Space Rock episode featuring Hawkind, David Bowie, German Krautrock, and lots more. Alien abductions and surly commentary by Clyde’s AI personal assistant are likely.

You can listen to the Nether Street Space Rock episode on demand here:

https://www.mixcloud.com/steven-boone3/nether-street-episode-140-8217/

July 30, 2017
by Brian Marks
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96.9FM’s Gifts and Messages with Dr. Jazz is the #1 jazz podcast on Mixcloud.com

Gifts and Messages, the weekly jazz program originating from Baton Rouge Community Radio, was recently ranked the top jazz podcast on the website Mixcloud.com . Gifts and Messages, hosted by jazz raconteur and veteran radio broadcaster Dr. Jazz, airs on 96.9 Saturdays from 3:00 to 5:00pm and is on-demand any time at:  https://www.mixcloud.com/DrJazz/