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12Mid

Overnite
Jazz Café

Blues Before
Sunrise

Blues Before
Sunrise

Blues Before
Sunrise

Blues Before
Sunrise

BlueROCK

Mitten Mayhem

1AM

Acoustic
Café

Art of
the Song

WoodSongs

Women
in Music

Big Band
Swing

Metal Ball

Urban Groove

2AM

Acoustic
Café

Sing Out!
Radio

Putumayo
Radio

eTown

Big Band
Swing

Metal Ball

Blues Before
Sunrise

3AM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

The Local
Experiment

89.7 AAA

Jazz
'n' Blues

MICHRock

Blues Before
Sunrise

4AM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

Great Lakes
Country

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

MICH Rock

Blues Before
Sunrise

5AM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

Great Lakes
Country

Blues Before
Sunrise

6AM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

Sing Out!
Radio

Sunday Jazz

7AM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

WoodSongs

Sunday Jazz

8AM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

Art of
the Song

Sunday Jazz

9AM

The Coffee
Break Show

The Coffee
Break Show

The Coffee
Break Show

The Coffee
Break Show

The Coffee
Break Show

eTown

Sunday Jazz

10AM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

Putumayo
Radio

Sunday Jazz

11AM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

Acoustic
Café

Sunday Jazz

12PM

The Local
Lunch Hour

The Local
Lunch Hour

The Local
Lunch Hour

The Local
Lunch Hour

The Local
Lunch Hour

Acoustic
Café

Big Band
Swing

1PM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

Eclecticana
Radio

Women
in Music

Big Band
Swing

2PM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

Eclecticana
Radio

Roots &
Branches

Putumayo
Radio

3PM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

Acoustic
Café

Eclecticana
Radio

Latino USA

4PM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

Acoustic
Café

Eclecticana
Radio

Rosa's Fiesta
de Música

5PM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

GR Studio
Sessions

89.7 AAA

Rosa's Fiesta
de Música

6PM

Business
Plan

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

Roots &
Branches

89.7 AAA

Rosa's Fiesta
de Música

7PM

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

GR Studio
Sessions

89.7 AAA

Vinyl Side
Of Midnight

Big Band
Swing

Positive Vibe
SoundSystem

8PM

Vintage Vinyl

CABS
Blues Hour

Loud &
Local

ANGST

Vinyl Side
Of Midnight

Big Band
Swing

Positive Vibe
SoundSystem

9PM

Vintage Vinyl

89.7 AAA

89.7 AAA

ANGST

Jazz
'n' Blues

Saturday Nite
w/Mark B

Vinyl Side
Of Midnight

10PM

Blues Beat

Blues Beat

Blues Beat

Blues Beat

Blues Beat

Saturday Nite
w/Mark B

Vinyl Side
Of Midnight

11PM

Blues Beat

Blues Beat

Blues Beat

Blues Beat

Blues Beat

Urban Groove

Vinyl Side
Of Midnight

AAA Music on 89.7 FM

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AAA Music on LCC RadioAdult Album Alternative music, better known as AAA, is for people who enjoy a wide range of musical styles. Overall, AAA walks the line between pop and alternative. LCC Radio's playlist spans decades and contains more genres than the average radio station. On any given day, you can hear a blend of alternative, pop, soul, rock, indie, electronica, country, hip hop, singer-songwriter, R&B, jazz, world beat (and well beyond). Of course as a part of our commitment to supporting the local music, mixed within our AAA format you'll also hear a number of musicians (signed and unsigned - past and present) from the Michigan music scene.

Acoustic Café  

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Acoustic Cafe on LCC Radio, 89.7FM!It’s hard to put a definitive label on Acoustic Café’s music selections, any individual set could contain a bit of country, rock, blues, folk, or pop. Hosted by Rob Reinhart, the show was launched in the early 90s during the surge of “unplugged” music sessions that artists were producing. Acoustic Café often features live in-studio guests, giving listeners the opportunity to catch performances that can't be heard anywhere else. Based in Ann Arbor, LCC Radio features Acoustic Café as a part our local and Michigan based programming Friday afternoons. For additional show times, view our Broadcast Schedule at the top of the page.

ANGST

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ANGST on 89.7 HD-1!The word angst is defined as “a feeling of dread or deep anxiety” but it takes on a whole new meaning Thursday nights when Otis Elle fires up ANGST, a high energy ride fueled by classic and new punk, folk-punk, 90's alt-rock, grunge, and some weird stuff just for the punk of it. Join us as we...in the words of MC5...KICK OUT THE JAMS with ANGST.

Art of the Song

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Art of the Song on LCC Radio!Art of the Song is a radio program that explores universal truths common to all creative expression - whether it be music, writing, visual arts, or just living your life as a work of art. The shows hosts, John Dillon and Viv Nesbitt describe the intent of Art of the Song as, "...expressing our creativity and thus our spiritual nature, we as individuals connect with the world at large and the greater consciousness of the universe. Through music and discussion about songwriting and the creative process...we are all creative and that it is not only possible, but imperative that each and all of us express our creative voices.”

Big Band Swing

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Big Band Swing on WLNZ!Every week, Jim Stone takes WLNZ listeners on a two hour journey back in time where "Swing Is King" and Big Band means BIG BAND -- with Big Band Swing. As a huge fan of swing music, Jim has archived 1000s of exclusive interviews, live recordings, and nostalgic radio and television moments. He shares this expansive collection alongside classic swing cuts and artists from the neo-swing movement. From Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Woody Herman, Count Basie, Louis Prima to Keely Smith, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald on over to Brian Setzer, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy -- if it swings, it's on Big Band Swing!

The Blues Beat

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The Blues Beat on 89.7 HD-1!The simplicity of blues music with its three-chord progressions and simple structures will never undermine the degree of traditionalism and personal expression at its core. Although the blues has remained the same since its inception, most forms of blues are open to endless improvisations, lyrically and musically. Every weeknight, starting at10pm, LCC Radio rolls out The Blues Beat with a mix of classic and contemporary favorites. We feature a variety of blues music styles and blues influenced musicians while adding a little Michigan spin to it by adding in blues that hails from the Great Lakes State.

Blues Before Sunrise

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Blues Before Sunrise on 89.7HDSteve Cushing's long-running radio program Blues Before Sunrise takes listeners back to the origins of the great American genre known as blues. His nationally syndicated and award-winning program focuses on vintage blues and R&B from a historical perspective. For decades, Steve has served as anchor of WBEZ's nationwide broadcast of the Chicago Blues Festival, performs frequently as a drummer, and has produced several recordings by Magic Slim, Lurrie Bell, and Smokey Smothers. You can experience the behind-the-scenes world in the formative years of recorded blues with Blues Before Sunrise on LCC Radio.

The BlueROCK

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BlueROCK on WLNZ!It's been said that "without the blues there would be no rock". It's true, blues is the foundation of rock 'n' roll, but what happens when the two come together? That's what The BlueROCK is all about - blues that rocks out a bit harder and rock with a blues feel. Each week, host Daedalian Lowry uncovers hidden gems and well known favorites from Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Bo Diddley, Foghat, Luther Allison, Lil' Ed & the Blues Imperials, Joe Bonamassa, Kenny Wayne Shepherd. Find out what happens when blues and rock mix, mingle, and come together on The BlueROCK.

The Business Plan

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The Business Plan on LCC RadioThe Business Plan with Ryan Carpenter is a Business Talk Show. Each week, local entrepreneur Ryan Carpenter discusses topics that affect business from the local to global level. Each show includes interviews with business owners and politicians with goal of providing education, motivation and resources for business owners, professionals and students. Join the discussion every Monday on your Community Station.

The CABS Blues Hour

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Blues presented by the Capital Area Blues Society.



Coffee Break Morning Show

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Coffee Break on 89.7 LCC Radio & LCC-TV!Over the years, the hosts of The Coffee Break have changed from time to time and the overall vision has expanded, but the mission remains the same; to provide a platform for the community of Lansing to "get the word out". LCC Radio's daily morning show has grown to include over 100 nonprofit organizations from the Mid-Michigan region that make regular appearances on the program. On any given day, you can hear from breadth of community members such as authors, artists, musicians, teachers, community leaders, and politicians. The Coffee Break is currently co-hosted by Jack Robbins and Karen Love (with occasional guest hosts). Jack and Karen are both veterans of the Lansing media as well as long time residents of Mid-Michigan. Find our GUEST SCHEDULE and more info at the COFFEE BREAK WEBPAGE.

To be a guest on The Coffee Break Show:
Jack Robbins
Coffee Break Producer
517-483-1915
Email Jack

E Town

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eTown on LCC Radio, 89.7FM!eTown is an exciting weekly radio broadcast originating from Boulder, Colorado and heard from coast to coast. Every program is taped in front of a live audience and features performances from many of today's top musical artists as well as conversations and information about the world around us. Beyond musicians, eTown features a variety of guests including authors, environmental activists, and community volunteer organizers. Tune in and find out how eTown builds community through music.

Eclecticana

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Eclecticana on LCC Radio!Michigan musician Jen Sygit has been a part of the WLNZ family for quite awhile. She was one of our original performers during the Grand River Radio concert series at Woldumar and the Creole Gallery.  Her radio show Eclecticana is just as the name implies. An eclectic mix of Americana based music. Eclectican features a variety of local and regional musicians alongside national and international music. With her musician's perspective, you'll hear the stories behind the artists, get the inside scoop on new albums and information on local festivals and concerts.

Grand River Studio Sessions

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Grand River Studio Sessions on LCC RadioIt was 2005 when WLNZ began its popular Grand River Radio music series showcasing talented musicians from the Great Lakes region. The concept began as a monthly concert held at unique venues around Lansing. Then LCC Radio reinvented the concept in 2008 as a weekly acoustic show and live broadcast. Now we continue that celebration of Great Lakes music with the Grand River Studio Sessions, a LCC Radio and LCC-TV simulcast presentation. The goal: create an atmosphere that gives our listeners and viewers an up close experience of what it would be like to be inside a studio recording session.

Great Lakes Country

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A mix of country and folk music connected to the Great Lakes State.



Jazz n Blues

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A mix of jazz and blues.



Lansing Loud & Local

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Lansing Loud & Local on LCC RadioFind out who's hittin' the Mitten with Lansing Loud & Local. Michael J. and Sarah Spohn give a weekly rundown of who's playing around town and across the state with Lansing Loud & Local. National and local bands roll through the Capital City all the time and you can get the 411 on shows produced by area music preservation groups like the Ten Pound Fiddle and the Great Lakes Collective, or local venues like The Avenue Cafe, The Loft, and The Green Door. He'll also give you a head ups when it's time to hit the M897 highway and make your way to D-town, GR, or over the bridge.

Latino USA

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News affecting Latin Americans.



The Local Experiment

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A mix of local and Michigan music.



Local Lunch Hour

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Local Lunch Hour on LCC Radio, 89.7!LCC Radio plays more local music than anyone else in Lansing. We incorporate local artists in our AAA format, during the Blues Beat and in several of our other progams; plus every weekday we bring listeners, The Local Lunch Hour. It's an hour of music dedicated to promoting the music of Michigan from local scenes around The Great Lakes State. From Detroit to the Capital City, over to G.R. and across the the bridge to da U.P., we play signed and unsigned artists, past and present, local to international. And as with Michigan's musical diversity, you'll hear a range of genres from AAA, folk, blues, jazz, rock, pop. And of course we cap finish up every week on Friday with our Grand River Radio Diner concert.

The METAL BALL

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The Metal Ball on 89.7FM!No need for a suit and tie at this ball! The Metal Ball is a two hour suaree of high-octane, hard hittin' rock n' roll. During the first hour, Daedalian kicks out classic cuts of metal and rock all the way back to the late 60s up to today. From classic rock to thrash metal and hip-rock, the Metal Ball touches base on every avenue. Then at 2 a.m., it's the all New Rock Hour with every tune aged no more than year. Metal invitees include: Metallica, Anthrax, Megadeth, Slayer, Motley Crue, Iron Maiden, Stone Sour, Avenged Sevenfold, Halestorm, Disturbed...and anybody else with a screaming guitar!

MICHRock

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A mix of alternative, blues, rock, and metal connecting to Michigan.



Mitten Mayhem Radio

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Mitten Mayhem on 89.7 HD-1Ward Skillz brings 89.7 listeners a weekly dose of Mitten Mayhem Radio, a show specifically focused on Lansing's local hip hop and R&B scene as well as other performers "the mitten state" (a.k.a. Michigan). Each hour is packed full of beats from unsigned artists and international performers alike.

Read our interview with Ward at WbLogNZ

Overnight Jazz Café

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A mix of jazz.



Positive Vibe Sound System

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Reggae, ska, dubstep, and more.



Putumayo World Music Hour

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Putumayo on WLNZ-FM!Putumayo World Music was established in 1993 to introduce people to the music of the world’s cultures. The label grew out of the Putumayo clothing company, founded by Dan Storper. Co-founder Michael Kraus joined Storper to help launch Putumayo World Music. In the past eighteen years, the record label has become known primarily for its upbeat and melodic compilations of great international music characterized by the company’s motto: “guaranteed to make you feel good"! WLNZ is pleased present the Putumayo World Music Hour as a part of our weekly lineup.

Roots and Branches

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Roots & Branches on LCC Radio, 89.7!Jim Hall hosts an hour of music dedicated to exploring the full spectrum of folk, roots, and americana music. Everything from the Carter Family, Roscoe Holcomb, Bill Monroe and Pete Seeger to Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, Bela Fleck and Bruce Springsteen, as well as lots of local musicians and lesser known folks from around the country and various ethnic traditions and genres. Email Jim at lcc-radio@lcc.edu

Rosa's Fiesta de Musica

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A Mix of Latin music.



Saturday Night with Mark B

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Saturday Night with Mark B on 89.7FM!February 11, 1994 was the night that 89.7 signed on as a full-fledged, official broadcast station and at master control was Mark Buzzitta, a.k.a. Mark B! Saturday Night with Mark B is one of LCC Radio’s longest running programs. The show’s producer and host, Mark B was even spinning tunes for the station back when it was a low power FM available only on Lansing Community College’s campus. Each week he plays a wide variety of music from the 70s, 80s & 90s. Each show focuses on a different theme like “70s Dance Hits,” “80s Movie Music” or “Rock of the 90s”. Mark also incorporates live trivia during the show on his Facebook page so you can play and listen at the same time. Grab your bellbottoms, diamond studded glove, and a flannel shirt...not all together, that'd be bad fashion sense...and join the party every Saturday night!

Sing Out! Radio Magazine

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Sing Out Radio Magazine on LCC Radio!The Sing Out! Radio Magazine is a weekly, hour-long, “magazine format” program on 89.7FM. The show originates from the long-running, quarterly folk music magazine toting the same name. Hosted by Tom Druckenmiller, this program features interviews with members of the folk community alongside “live” and recorded music. Listeners are engaged in a wide range of traditional and contemporary styles that fit under the umbrella of Sing Out!’s definition of folk music: Blues, bluegrass, old-time, Celtic, singer-songwriter, world music, Cajun, and much, much more. There is simply no other music magazine that comes with closer ties to the spirit of the folk community, or with as rich and deep a history, connection and understanding of what makes folk music.

Sunday Jazz

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Sunday Jazz on 89.7HD-1!Since the beginning, jazz has always been a part of WLNZ. It is a unique genre that has developed and spread around the world since its early American beginnings, drawn on many different national, regional and local musical cultures, giving rise to many distinctive styles. Ease back every Sunday as we bring music by the masters alongside the musicians of today. Jazz lovers will also want to check out Vinyl Side of Midnight and Big Band Swing.

Urban Groove

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12th Street Jump on LCC Radio, 89.7!DJ Solo drops the beats on Lansing with the Urban Groove every Sunday morning at 1 a.m. (or think of it as Saturday night). With a primary focus on Hip Hop, the Urban Groove blends in some R&B and a touch of Electronica into every mix. Check out deep cuts and underground artists that you won't hear anywhere else alongside well known favorites. From classic beats to the new blood, the Urban Groove brings the groove to Lansing.

Vintage Vinyl

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Vintage Vinyl on WLNZ!Join Jack Robbins as he spins some of his vinyl favorites from the 60's, 70's and a little bit of the 80's. It's classic rock with a WLNZ twist. Not only do you get a mix of the well-known favorites, but a lot of music you would never hear on commercial stations like lesser known classic blues tunes, deep album cuts, or the full 17:05 version of "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida".

Vinyl Side of Midnight

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Vinyl Side of Midnight on 89.7!This is a jazz show for and by the jazz fan...the Vinyl Side of Midnight. The show's host, Mike Stratton has been a volunteer and a part of the WLNZ team for over a decade. His dedication to the program has garnished him an international following and national syndication. Cool jazz, bop jazz, avant-garde; Mike mixes in a little bit of everything including interviews and music from the local scene.

Women in Music

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Women In Music on 89.7HD!Women in Music with Laney Goodman is a weekly, one-hour radio series with an eclectic mix of the best music from female artists around the world. With over 25 years’ experience in radio, Laney is a seasoned broadcasting professional. She has hosted such diverse shows as The Women’s Music Hour, Roots of Jazz, After Dark, and Sleepy Hollow. With an abundant knowledge of a variety of musical genres, as well as personal friendships with many musicians, Laney has created a distinctive environment on the airwaves with a style all her own. LCC Radio is happy to present Laney’s nationally recognized showcase of women musicians as a part of our weekly lineup. Women in Music offers a deep mix of musical genres from folk to world to jazz and well beyond.

Woodsongs Old Time Radio Hour

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Woodsongs Old Time Radio on LCC RadioThe WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour is hosted by folk singer Michael Johnathon and features a wide range of performers from bluegrass, grassroots, Americana, Celtic, country, pop, blues and acoustic rock. Every week Michael produces this unique program from the historic Lyric Theatre in Lexington, Kentucky before a live audience. Since its inception, the show has gone from its humble roots in Lexington to a worldwide audience of over one million listeners. Guests have included Michael Martin Murphy, Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, Otis Taylor, and Lansing’s own Steppin’ In It!

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