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Format: 2014-04-19

Thursday, December 26th

  • Midnight-2AM, World Cafe.
  • 2-5AM, FUV Music.
  • 5-10AM, FUV Music Mornings with Don McGee: Including the Question of The Day.
  • 10AM-2PM, FUV Music Middays with Carmel Holt: Including the FUV Mixtape at Noon.
  • 2-6PM, FUV Music Afternoons with Dennis Elsas.
  • 6-10PM, FUV Music Evenings with Eric Holland: Including FUV Live at 9PM.
  • 9PM, FUV Live: Rita Houston hosts a “Best of 2013” Studio A visit with Neko Case, celebrating Neko’s album The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You.
  • 10PM-Midnight, The Alternate Side on FUV with Kara Manning.

Wednesday, December 25th

  • Midnight-2AM, World Cafe.
  • 2-5AM, FUV Music.
  • 5-10AM, FUV Music Mornings with Corny O’Connell.
  • 10AM-2PM, FUV Music Middays with Rita Houston.
  • 2-6PM, FUV Music Afternoons with Dennis Elsas.
  • 6-7:30PM, FUV Music Evenings with Eric Holland.
  • 7:30-10PM, Holiday Cheer for FUV: Live from the Beacon Theatre: Re-live this year’s benefit concert for FUV featuring Iron & Wine and a long list of friends: Calexico, Nick Lowe, Glen Hansard, Kathleen Edwards, Beth Orton and Amos Lee.
  • 10PM-Midnight, The Alternate Side Christmas Special!

Tuesday, December 24th

  • Midnight-2AM, World Cafe.
  • 2-5AM, FUV Music.
  • 5-10AM, FUV Music Mornings with Corny O’Connell: Including the Question of The Day.
  • 10AM-2PM, FUV Music Middays with Rita Houston.
  • 2-6PM, FUV Music Afternoons with Dennis Elsas.
  • 6-10:30PM, FUV Music Evenings with Eric Holland: Including FUV Live at 9PM.
  • 9PM, FUV Live: Look back to a favorite session from 2013, as host Russ Borris welcomes Phosphorescent to Studio A.
  • 10:30-11:30PM, Fordham University's Christmas Festival of Lessons and Carols: A one-hour performance by the Fordham University Choir and Bronx Arts Ensemble, recorded live at the Fordham University Church.
  • 11:30PM, Christmas Eve Midnight Mass from Fordham University Church.

Monday, December 23rd

  • Midnight-2AM, World Cafe.
  • 2-5AM, FUV Music.
  • 5-10AM, FUV Music Mornings with Corny O’Connell: Including the Question of The Day.
  • 10AM-Noon, FUV Music Middays with Carmel Holt.
  • Noon-2:30PM, Holiday Cheer for FUV: Live from the Beacon Theatre: Re-live this year’s benefit concert for FUV featuring Iron & Wine and a long list of friends: Calexico, Nick Lowe, Glen Hansard, Kathleen Edwards, Beth Orton and Amos Lee.
  • 2:30-6PM, FUV Music Afternoons with Dennis Elsas.
  • 3:55-6PM, Fordham University Basketball: Fordham vs. Loyola (Ill.) University. [FUV Music continues online. Listen to: music, sports]
  • 6-10PM, FUV Music with Eric Holland: Including FUV Live at 9PM.
  • 9PM, FUV Live: Look back to a favorite interview from 2013, as host Rita Houston talks with Lorde.
  • 10PM-Midnight, The Alternate Side on FUV with Russ Borris.

Sunday, December 22nd

  • Midnight-2AM, Group Harmony Review with Dan Romanello.
  • 2-3AM, Beale Street Caravan.
  • 3-4AM, eTown: Mark O’Connor/Matt Wertz.
  • 4-6AM, American Routes.  [See 6PM]
  • 6-8AM, Mountain Stage: Robert Earl Keen, Shelby Lynne, Rhett Miller, Black Prairie.
  • 8-11AM, Sunday Breakfast with John Platt: The Annual Sunday Breakfast Festival of Holiday Songs.
  • 11AM-Noon, Mass from Fordham University Church.
  • Noon-4PM, Ceol na nGael with Tara Cuzzi and Megan Scully: Christmas is right around the corner! Join us today to hear your favorite Christmas songs from the Clancy Brothers, The Chieftains, Celtic Woman and many more.
  • 4-5PM, Woody’s Children with Bob Sherman: The Nativity, Part II, conclusion of the Christmas story; carols by Harry Belafonte, Mahalia Jackson, Christine Lavin, others.
  • 5-6PM, Sound Opinions.
  • 6-8PM, American Routes: This week on American Routes, we'll talk to British electric-folkie Richard Thompson. Then we'll visit with accordion-man Zachary Richard about growing up in South Louisiana and his 40-year career in zydeco.
  • 8PM-Midnight, The Big Broadcast with Rich Conaty: Band Leaders Cab Calloway, Earl Hines and Nat Shilkret; Trumpeter Jabbo Smith; Songs of Sam Coslow ("Just One More Chance"), Abner Silver ("There Goes My Heart") and Harry Warren ("Young and Healthy").

Saturday, December 21st

  • Midnight-1AM, The Grateful Dead Hour.
  • 1-3AM, World Cafe.
  • 3-6AM, FUV Music.
  • 6-7AM, Sound Opinions.
  • 7-7:30AM, Fordham Conversations with Robin Shannon: On this week’s show, Fordham professor Maureen Tilley tells us all about Christmas traditions and the stories behind them — some you may know and some you may not — from the horrifying folkloric Krampus to the reason we celebrate on December 25, why we exchange presents, and why Santa lives in the North Pole. Dr. Tilley is a professor of theology and medieval studies.
  • 7:30-8AM, Cityscape with George Bodarky: Winter arrives at 12:11 PM Eastern Time this Saturday, and it will last for three long months. Spring doesn’t arrive until March 20th at 12:57 PM Eastern Time. We’re all familiar with the phrase the winter blues, but how do you get through the dark, cold months without getting the doldrums? On this week’s Cityscape, we’re looking at ways to avoid letting the winter get the best of you. We’ll be talking with a clinical psychiatrist about ways to beat “cabin fever,” as well as simply searching out fun things to do to get your mind off the cold.
  • 8-9AM, Míle Fáilte with Seamus Blake: Merry Christmas to you:  Nollaig faoi shéan duit  [pronounced:  Null-igg  fwee hayn  dwithch];  the singers: Maebh Ní Bheaglaoich, Síle Denvir, Aoife Ní Fhearraigh, Katie McMahon, Scottish Gaelic singers, and Finola Ó Siochrú.        
  • 9AM-Noon, A Thousand Welcomes with Kathleen Biggins.
  • Noon-1PM, The Thistle & Shamrock: A Festive Celtic Celebration: Join Fiona Ritchie to celebrate the season by exploring festive songs, carols and dances from traditions old and new.
  • 1-4PM, One on One and Fordham University Men’s Basketball: Fordham at Monmouth University at 1:55PM. [Listen online]
  • 4-8PM, Mixed Bag with Don McGee.
  • 8-10PM, Vin Scelsa’s Idiot’s Delight.
  • 10-11PM, The Bottomless Pit with Marshall Crenshaw.
  • 11PM-Midnight, UKNY with Kara Manning.

Thursday, December 19th

Wednesday, December 18th

Tuesday, December 17th

Monday, December 16th

Sunday, December 15th

  • Midnight-2AM, Group Harmony Review with Dan Romanello.
  • 2-3AM, Beale Street Caravan.
  • 3-4AM, eTown: Leon Russell/Caitlin Rose.
  • 4-6AM, American Routes.  [See 6PM]
  • 6-8AM, Mountain Stage: Steep Canyon Rangers, Vieux Farka Toure, Robbie Fulks, Mason Jennings, The Greencards.
  • 8-11AM, Sunday Breakfast with John Platt: : A 70th birthday shout out to Keith Richards and a studio session with a pair of singer-songwriter friends, Raina Rose and Rebecca Loebe.
  • 11AM-Noon, Mass from Fordham University Church.
  • Noon-4PM, Ceol na nGael with Tara Cuzzi and Megan Scully: During this busy holiday season, take time and relax today and enjoy some great tunes on Ceol na nGael. We'll also bring you the news and sports report from Dublin at 2pm and the community bulletin boards at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30.
  • 4-5PM, Woody’s Children with Bob Sherman: The Nativity, Part I: Pete Seeger narrates the Christmas story as reconceived by Sholom Asch; carols by Joan Baez, Tom Paxton, Allan Mills, others.
  • 5-6PM, Sound Opinions.
  • 6-8PM, American Routes: Loretta Lynn blazed a trail through the male-dominated world of country music. We'll hear about her journey from the hills of Butcher Hollow to the studios of Music City. We'll learn more about the rockabilly guitarist and singer, Bill Kirchen. Then, we'll stop for a few environmentally sound Cajun tunes and visit with a band of brothers, Les Freres Michot.
  • 8PM-Midnight, The Big Broadcast with Rich Conaty: Band Leaders Ted Fio Rito, Fletcher Henderson and Ray Noble; Songs of Harry Revel ("Love Thy Neighbor").

Saturday, December 14th

  • Midnight-1AM, The Grateful Dead Hour.
  • 1-3AM, World Cafe.
  • 3-6AM, FUV Music.
  • 6-7AM, Sound Opinions.
  • 7-7:30AM, Fordham Conversations with Robin Shannon: This week’s show features Fordham professor of Law, Nestor Davidson. He’s also Founder and Director of the Fordham Urban Law Center. We’ll be discussing the legal questions that arise as cities begin to grow.
  • 7:30-8AM, Cityscape with George Bodarky: There’s nothing like the smell of fresh baked cookies, and during the holiday season that smell is pretty much omnipresent. This week's Cityscape is all about cookies. We’ll talk with the owner of the West Village bakery, Milk and Cookies, about her cookbook, also called Milk and Cookies. We'll also talk with an Astoria, Queens woman who doesn't bake for a living but for the sake of kindness, and we'll also check in with the folks at Eleni's New York to hear about the thinking that goes into their fanciful holiday cookie creations.
  • 8-9AM, Míle Fáilte with Seamus Blake: Susan McKeown, Dubliner, now New Yorker, originally the lead of “Chanting House,” singer and song-writer, with 11 CDs, including her original compositions and Irish sean-nós singing.  McKeown, the Curator of the Irish Arts Center’s “SongLives” Series, performs “the essence of traditional folk song and the more hard-edged domain of adult Rock”.
  • 9AM-Noon, A Thousand Welcomes with Kathleen Biggins.
  • Noon-1PM, The Thistle & Shamrock: Solstice: Travel into the traditions of midwinter through some spellbinding music of the season.
  • 1-4PM, One on One and Fordham University Men’s Basketball: Fordham vs. Howard University at 1:55PM. [Listen online]
  • 4-8PM, Mixed Bag with Don McGee.
  • 8-10PM, Vin Scelsa’s Idiot’s Delight.
  • 10-11PM, The Bottomless Pit with Marshall Crenshaw.
  • 11PM-Midnight, UKNY with Kara Manning.