Women's Radio Programs: Compiled by Gerri Gribi Updated 1/23/09
Amazon Country - Amazon Country airs Sunday nights 8-9 pm on WXPN, Pennsylvania University. It's a weekly, hour-long music and public affairs program from a lesbian/feminist perspective. This site contains links to women's music and lesbian resources.
Amazon Radio - "Women's Music for all who color outside the lines." Heard on WPKN in Bridgeport, CT. This site is home to the National Women's Radio Archives, playlists, events, women's music links and more.
Bonus Cup - Features music from underground female artists - think grrl not girl. WOWL 91.7FM in Boca Raton, FL, Mondays 6-8 p.m.
Face the Music - Airing Thursdays 8-9:30 p.m. on WCUW Worcester 91.3 FM, Face The Music is the second longest continuously running lesbian/feminist music program on Community Supported Radio in the United States.
Her Infinite Variety, WORT-FM 89.9, Madison, WI - Sunday 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Her InfiniteVariety showcases women in all genres/styles of music. Includes feminist and lesbian music, other music made by women, interviews, comedy, poetry, community announcements. Hosts: Sue Goldwomon, Tara Ayres, Mary Waitrovich.
Her Turn - WORT Radio, Madison WI Sunday 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM News and information by and about women in a magazine format. Includes shorter news stories and in-depth features produced by the Her Turn Women's Collective.
KRCL Community Radio - "Woman to Woman" and "The Second Decade" are just two of the women's radio programs at this station based in Salt Lake City.
Outbeat Salon - an LGBTIQ radio show at KRCB, Santa Ros. Airs Sunday nights from 8-9pm PT (or online at krcb.org).
Sirens Muse - Sundays from 1-3 pm Eastern time on WPVM 103.5 FM in Asheville NC - Sirens' Muse offers the 2 hours of the best in contemporary women's music - local, national, international - the show streams live on Sundays and the latest show can be listened to anytime from the WPVM archive page.
Something About the Women - Something About the Women is perhaps the longest-running women's music radio show in the United States, if not the world. On the air since 1975, this collectively-run show features music by women artists spanning all genres, from folk and rock to jazz and world music. The show airs on the Tufts University radio station, WMFO 91.5 FM in Medford, Massachusetts on Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The show is streamed live on the Internet at http://www.wmfo.org/ or you can listen to and download previous shows from the archives at http://www.satwomen.com/archives.htm
WERU-FM Community Radio in Maine: 89.9 Blue Hill & 102.9 Bangor. Lots of folk music here and two programs specifically about women: Womenfolk Tuesday Evenings at 9 a.m. and Women's Windows Sunday 8 p.m.
Womanotes KBCS.FM Bellevue
Community College, Wednesday, 7 PM
Enjoy music by women of the past 75 years with hosts Mary Brabec, Teresita Heiser, Christine Linde, Kristin Walsh and Tracey Wickersham.
Women in Music with Laney Goodman - Women in Music with Laney Goodman is a weekly, one-hour radio series with an eclectic mix of the best music of female artists from around the world.
Women of Note hosted by Fern Saturdays, 8-11 a.m. You can get more information, and listen online at The River, WRSI in Western Massachusetts and Southern Vermont.
Women's Windows - WERU-FM East Orland, Maine
89.9 Blue Hill and 102.9 Bangor, webcasting at http://www.weru.org
Sundays 8-10 pm
DJ: Magdalen and Linda Washburn