Friday, March 07, 2014
Come out, come out, wherever you are!! On-air since February 2, 1992, HomoRadio is the voice of the Capital District's diverse lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community. This award-winning program features news, interviews, event listings, a concert calendar, music by gay-friendly artists, humor, giveaways, and much more!
ABOUT US . . .
We broadcast LIVE every Sunday from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm eastern time on WRPI 91.5 FM from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York. Listen locally on 91.5 fm, online woorldwide at www.wrpi.org, or all over campus on RPI TV channel 2.
Each show also features "This Way OUT," the international LGBT radio magazine.
Our studio line is (518) 276-6248.
OUR STAFF . . .
Dr. Ray Werking -- Executive Producer and on-air personality
Sean McLaughlin -- Program Director, Engineer, and on-air personality
David Liebig -- On-air personality
Ulysses deArmas -- On-air personality
Joe Galu -- News Producer
Ernie Polgardy -- Assistant to Dr. Werking
Tim Ruppert -- Outreach Coordinator
We're in the process of developing a brand new website, but in the mean time, please visit our brand new facebook page and our station's website.
RECENT SHOW RECORDING ARCHIVES . . .
(Click on each date to hear that week's program)
Sunday March 30, 2014
(This show features Samuel Brinton, a 26-year-old Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) graduate student who is the son of two Southern Baptist ministers. He's a survivor of years of so-called "conversion therapy" designed to "cure" him of his homosexuality while living in Kansas. When he was just 12 years old, he was sent to the hospital repeatedly by his father for hinting about his same-sex attractions.
We also welcome Christie Ray-Marchetti, Outreach Manager at The American Cancer Society's Cancer Services Program of Albany and Rensselaer Counties to discuss National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.)
Sunday March 23, 2014
(Dr. Richard G. Clift of Albany Gastroenterology Consultants discusses National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and encourages everyone to have an up-to-date colonoscopy. The final part of the show is dedicated to the 50th Anniversary of the Ford Mustang and America's obsession with Pony cars.)
You can also click here to hear just the interview with Dr. Richard Clift or click here to hear the discussion on Ford Mustang, etc. with Andy Van Wagenen.
March 16, 2014
(Four youth members of the GLSEN New York Capital Region chapter talk about the annual Day of Silence and Breaking the Silence. Also, Alan Ilagan enlightens us about spring fashion trends and triumphs)
March 9, 2014 Part 1 of 2 | March 9, 2014 Part 2 of 2
(Members of the Albany Bombers gay/ gay-friendly hockey team, Pride Center Deputy Director Michael Weidrich and Dr. Ken Krauss, author of the soon-to-be-released book Male Beauty: Postwar Masculinity in Theater, Film, and Physique Magazines)
March 2, 2014 Part 1 of 2 | March 2, 2014 Part 2 of 2
February 23, 2014 Part 1 of 2 | February 23, 2014 Part 2 of 2
February 16, 2014 Part 1 of 2 | February 16, 2014 Part 2 of 2
February 9, 2014 Part 1 of 2 | February 9, 2014 Part 2 of 2
February 2, 2014
(HomoRadio's 22nd birthday show)
January 26, 2014
January 19, 2014
(GLSEN New York Capital Region chapter)
January 12, 2014
January 5, 2014
(First show of the new year)
December 29, 2013
(New Years show)
December 22, 2013
(Homo Holidays show; Sean's birthday)
December 15, 2013
(Capital Pride Singers)
November 21, 2013: A HomoRadio primetime special
(Music and memories of 1963: 50 year anniversary of the assassination of JFK)
To listen to older shows go to YourListen.com and do a search for HomoRadio.
GET IN TOUCH WITH US . . .
For interview booking inquiries, feel free to contact Dr. Ray Werking at (518) 928-0677 or DrRayWerking [at] yahoo.com. For all other inquiries, we can be reached at HomoRadio [at] yahoo.com.
OUR MAILING ADDRESS . . .
WRPI 91.5 FM
1 WRPI Plaza
Troy, NY 12180-3590
HELP KEEP US ON THE AIR!
WRPI is thrilled to announce a fundraising initiative to help us make upgrades to our transmitter facilities. Check out the details of our weR Gold project. We're over 75% of the way to our fundraising goal, and all contributions between now and the end of the semester will be matched by a generous alumni. Thank you so much for your support!