Cyd’s Picks

Record partyLove the music you hear on HPZ?
You might also love these live, local broadcasts in the Madison area!

Journeys Into Jazz with E.J.C.J. and Chuck France
Wednesdays, 2 p.m.-5 p.m.
89.9 FM WORT, Listener-Sponsored Community Radio
Three solid hours of pure jazz, featuring several familiar standards mastered and improvised by the greats. A favorite of Grandma Cyd’s.

Entertainment with John Kraniak
Saturdays, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
89.9 FM WORT, Listener-Sponsored Community Radio
Classic jazz and swing from the 1920s to the 1950s; recordings by big bands, vocalists, and small combos.

Serpentine’s Sunday Jazz Sessions
Sundays, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
91.7 FM WSUM, Madison Student Radio
D.J. el Serpentine brings you an hour of Jazz Fusion during “Serpentine’s Sunday Jazz Sessions,” as a part of WSUM’s eclectic musical programming.

Great Songs, Great Singers, and Big Bands
Sundays, 5 p.m.-6 p.m. (repeats Fridays, 12 a.m.-1 a.m.)
98.7 FM WVMO, The Voice Of Monona
Big Band hits and other early recordings primarily from the 1930s and 1940s. If you enjoy Big Bands and wish HPZ played more of them, this show is for you!

Polka Time with DJ Shotski
Sundays, 5 p.m.-6 p.m. (repeats Fridays, 12 a.m.-1 a.m.)
98.7 FM WVMO, The Voice Of Monona
Polka Time is a one-hour, all-vinyl dance party with Dutchmen-style polkas from Wisconsin and the upper Midwest. Listen live in Monona, WI or stream via mymonona.com or your radio app.

Midnight Vinyl
Saturdays, 12 a.m.-1 a.m.
98.7 FM WVMO, The Voice Of Monona
A wide array of hits played on vinyl, from Oldies to film soundtracks, Elton John to John Williams.

++ These shows and timeslots are valid as of August 6, 2022. ++
++ WSUM’s program lineup changes each academic semester. ++