Sunday, August 2, 2015

8-3-15 Jive



Good evening, it's Monday, Aug.3rd, and this is the Jive at Five, our daily community calendar and rundown of night time programming here on WESU 88.1 FM Middletown, your station for NPR, Pacifica, independent and local public affairs by day, and the best in free-form community programming week-nights and weekends.

I'm Maria Johnson, producer and host of Reasonably Catholic: Keeping the Faith, which airs every first, third and fifth Tuesday, from 4 to right before the Jive at Five. Tomorrow, a literary episode, featuring discussion of three Catholic writers: Graham Greene, Evelyn Waugh, and Thomas Merton. Can’t listen live? Find the audio archived for two weeks at wesufm.org, and forever at  www.reasonablycatholic.com.

Now here’s some of what’s going on in our area this week:

Tonight at 7:45 at the Buttonwood Tree in Middletown, it’s the weekly Moments of Gratitude. Thursday at 7 at the Buttonwood Tree is host to Bob Gotta’s open mic. Also on Thursday, the Buttonwood will be one of the stops along the monthly Middletown Art Walk. Featured will be the Saratoga Soul Photo Exhibit. Then Saturday at 8, Kate Callahan performs with Donna Gentile. www.buttonwood.org

In Hartford, Monday Night Jazz in Bushnell Park continues its 48th annual season tonight at 6, with Haneef Nelson opening for headliner the Noah Baerman Resonance Ensemble. The series runs through Aug. 10. .  More at http://www.bushnellpark.org

Also in Hartford, at Blackeyed Sally’s, the Jazz Mondays featured artist tonight is Jovan Alexandre Group. Michael Palin’s Other Orchestra is on vacation tomorrow (Tuesday). Wednesday’s Blues Jam is with Ray Morant. Thursday brings Pigeons Playing Ping Pong to Sally’s. Then Friday, it’s Albert Castiglia. Saturday, Shokazoba performs. www.blackeyedsallys.com

Down in New Haven at Toad’s Place tonight, it’s the usual Night of Smooth Jazz with Rohn Lawrence and Friends.  Friday brings the OMG Music Fest to Toad’s, featuring Dylan Holland, Jonah Marais, the Nick Tangorra Band, Reed Deming, and Gavin Becker. Saturday at Toad’s, it’s the Bright Night: Electro-Glow Party, with DJs spinning in two rooms, including ATAU, DJ Deafstar, DJ K4DI, Jigsaw, JORCE, Justin Vade, Mex-Em, Oracle, Schoddy, Steve Lynch, v1bes, Wired-Up, and Wtchcrft. More at www.toadsplace.com.

Also in New Haven, at Café Nine, tonight is Chris Arnott’s Get to the Point writers’ showcase. Tomorrow (Tuesday) brings Little Country Giants and Union Rail. Then Wednesday, it’s Dan & Dan’s Comedy Open Mic. Thursday brings A Tribute to Andy Warhol to Café Nine, with Jacques Le Coque, If Jesus Had Machine Guns, and DJ B the T. Friday at Café Nine, you can catch Cygnus Radio Happy Hour, with Lines West, at 5 p.m., followed at 9 by Javier & Los DishDogs, with Zombii, Thrust, and Mind Over Master. Saturday’s Jazz Jam Session at 4:30 is with Gary Grippo & Friends, followed at 9 by the Lipgloss Crisis Summer Burlesque Cabaret. Sunday’s Soul Service is at 8 p.m. www.cafenine.com

The  Summer Sounds Series at Harbor Park, sponsored by Middletown’s City Arts Office and the Middletown Commission on the Arts, continues tomorrow (Tuesday) with the Nekita Waller Band playing Motown pop/soul favorites. The show begins at 7 p.m.   Information on access and parking, as well as the full summer lineup, can be found at www.arts2go.org.

Also tomorrow (Tuesday), the Hartford Public Library’s World of Sounds Concerts continue at 6 pm with the Anthem Reggae Band. www.hplct.org.

Manic Productions brings concerts to area venues this week, starting Wednesday at The Space in Hamden with Such Gold, After the Fall, The Moms, Losing Season and Somewhere In Time. Also on Wednesday, at Bar in New Haven, it’s Howard, Tribe Society, and Olive Tiger. Friday at The Space in Hamden, Manic Productions brings Saintseneca, Zanders, and Orders. www.manicproductions.com.  

Elizabeth Park in Hartford continues its Summer Concert Series on the Rose Garden Lawn with Goza Salsa playing from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday. www.elizabethparkct.org.

Also in Hartford on Wednesday Cedar Hill Cemetery presents “Dreams & Spirit Communications” from 6 to 8 p.m. , with Elaine Kuzmeskus, nationally recognized Spiritualist medium and author of Dream Zone and The Art of Mediumship, discussing dream interpretation, psychic events and spirit communication. Following her presentation, she will provide readings for selected members of the audience (chosen by lottery). Reservations are required and can be made by calling 860-956-3311. Other details at http://www.cedarhillfoundation.org

Getting back to Middletown’s Thursday art walk, across the street from the Buttonwood at the MAC650 Gallery, a new exhibit of comic-themed art, titled “KABOOM,” opens. Among the work on display will be panels from a non-fiction graphic novel in progress by WESU’s own Reasonably Catholic host Maria Johnson. It tells the story of  Dr. Nancy Cappello, who brought awareness to the risk of mammography’s missing cancer in “dense breasts.” The opening for the exhibit is from 5 to 8, followed by a home brew and open mic celebration of the gallery's first anniversary. www.mac650.com.

There’ll be an opening reception on Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. for another nearby exhibit, at the Green Street Center for Teaching and Learning. Featured is Matt Low’s show, “Persistence,” featuring powerful and poetic photographs of beach debris. Also on display will be “The Little Things,” a photo exhibit by Hannah Vecchitto, a Middletown High School leukemia survivor. www.arts2go.org.

At the Russell Library in Middletown, Veteran’s Writing Group meets this Thursday at 7. Visit their website for information on summer events, children’s activities, and more.  http://www.russelllibrary.org

Hartford’s Wadsworth Atheneum’s First Thursday Block Party from 5 to 8 p.m. is themed “One Love” and takes place between the museum and City Hall. Featured will be live Caribbean music, body art by Amazing Face Art, complimentary snacks, Reggae dance lessons, and more! Music for the evening includes the De Four Ah Wee Steel Drum Band, the Hartford Hot Several, and a special appearance by the latest sensation, boy band NK5, presented by Maurice Starr and Joe Young Studios. www.thewadsworth.org has details.

You can tango every Friday at First Church on Court Street in Middletown, starting at 4 p.m. Details at http://www.firstchurchmiddletown.org

Up in Hartford, Ricki Lee Jones comes to Infinity Hall. Then Saturday brings Little Texas. www.infinityhall.com

On Saturday and Sunday, starting at 1 p.m., Middlesex Community College hosts an expanded Middletown Music Festival, celebrating local musicians. This year the festival includes 13 bands: Jennifer Hill, gigglejuice, JCherry & The Strawberries, Someone You Can Xray, Joey Batts & Them, SuperTrance, Straddle, Daddy Kalimur, Randomizer, The Terry Rand Band, Hannah’s Field, The Balkun Brothers, and The Michael Cleary Band, along with six acoustic acts: Robert C. Fullert  on, Julia Autumn Ford, Erica Lynn, Joe Paresi, Rust’d Keys and Seat Of Our Pants. The festival also includes local artisans and food vendors, along with yoga, belly dancing, hula hooping, outdoor games and dancing. This family festival is open to everyone and the suggested donation of $10 includes entry in a drawing for music CDs, vendor gifts and other items. In the event of rain, the festival will take place inside MxCC’s Chapman Hall. Festival info is available at www.arts2go.org and at JCherryPresents.blogspot.com.

You can support Connecticut’s Farmer’s Markets and enjoy healthy food while you’re at it! The East Haddam Farmer’s market happens every Wednesday from 4 to 7, Durham’s is on Thursdays from 3 to 6. The Clinton market is every Thursday from 4 to 7. Middletown’s North End farmers market is on Friday from 10 to 2. There’s one in Higganum Village on Friday from 3:30 to 6:30, and in Cromwell on Friday from 4 to 7. On the shore, in Old Saybrook markets are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays. The Chester market is open on Sundays from 10 to 1. Middletown’s long-running market on the South Green runs Tuesdays and Thursdays through October. The oldest market in the state is at the Old State House in Hartford. It was established in 1643. It runs through Oct. 31. You can learn more about it at www.hartfordfarmersmarkets.org/old-state-house. Tune in to the Jive for updates on more openings, and visit http://www.ctnofa.org for details.

Now here's a rundown of cinema off the beaten track in Central Connecticut:

The Hartford Parks Free Movies After Dark series continues this Friday with a screening of "LEGO Movie," the 2014 animated adventure about an intrepid little LEGO figure, in Sigourney Park. http://www.courant.com/entertainment/movies

The Hartford Public Library continues its Global Lens Film Series on Wed. and Fri. with the Turkish film “K & Ali,” about a friendship between an aging collector and his doorman, an unusual exploration of class and privilege in modern Istanbul. http://www.hplct.org

At Real Art Ways in Hartford, “Tangerine” opens on Friday for a run through Aug. 13. It was shot on an iPhone 5 for practically no money. Also opening on Friday and running through the 13th is “Court,” winner of top prizes at the Venice and Mumbai film festivals. It’s described as a quietly devastating, absurdist portrait of injustice, caste prejudice, and venal politics in contemporary India. Closing Thursday are runs of “Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary” and “A Borrowed Identity.” http://www.realartways.org

Trinity College’s Cinestudio continues its run of the 1949 Cold War masterpiece “The Third Man,” starring Orson Welles.     The film runs through Thursday, then “Far from the Madding Crowd” opens. www.cinestudio.org.

Now here's what's on the air tonight on WESU, as we work our way through our summer program line up:

Right after the Jive stay tuned for Afternoon Jazz with Charles Henry until 6 p.m.
From 6 – 8:00, it's 75% Folk with Michael Benson then up next at 8, stay tuned for 90 minutes of new and vintage funk and soul with Lord Lewis on the Rumpus Room.
At 9:30 we switch (audio) gears for Aargh!!! with Tom Gatzen who’ll provide 2 hours of  loud music including stoner and cosmic rock to doom and avant-garde and more!
From 11:30 to 1 DIY Haircut with  DJ Tim Daltrey, celebrates punk, hardcore, garage, indie, and metal.
From 1-2am Maximum Rock and Roll Radio keeps the loud rock music pumping.
At 2am its “in other words” from Pacifica.
At 3am, we’ll rebroadcast today’s noontime edition of Democracy Now with Amy Goodman before switching over to the BBC world news at 4am. Morning Edition comes your way at 5am each weekday, here at WESU.
That’s all for today’s Jive At Five. If you missed anything, you can find the script online at www.wesufm.org/jive. And tune in each and every weekday at 4:55 p.m. to hear about what’s going on in the community and on the air right here at WESU 88.1 FM, a community service of Wesleyan University since 1939.
Now stay tuned for Afternoon Jazz with Charles Henry.

Friday, July 31, 2015

Friday's Jive 07-31-15

Good afternoon, it's Friday, July 31st, and this is the Jive at Five - WESU's Daily community calendar and run down of night time programming here on 88.1 FM WESU Middletown, your station for NPR, Pacifica, independent and local public affairs by day and the best in free-form community programming week nights and weekends. I'm Stephan Allison, host of River Valley Rhythms heard Thursdays at 4 pm here at WESU. Thanks for tuning in.
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For the latest in local arts and entertainment anytime you're not hearing it on our Jive, go to arts2GO.org – the City’s website for what’s going on and what’s to do with a highlight on the arts in Middletown. That's arts2GO.org

Now, here’s a rundown of some of what’s scheduled in the community this weekend.

Right about now the 27th Annual Children's Circus of Middletown entitled "Headin' West!", a Kids Arts 2015 presentation by Oddfellows Playhouse, is beginning at Spencer School, 207 Westfield St. in Middletown.

Tonight The Buttonwood Tree in Middletown presents Layers and Frames, a Philly-based duo with world music, folk, and more.  On Saturday at 4 there’s a guitar workshop with Japanese performer/composer Hiroya Tsukamoto. Later at 8, he performs Cinematic Guitar Poetry. On Sunday at 7, the Great Make Believe Improv Show brings you Comedy for the Family. 
www.buttonwood.org

Dave Downs, will make his monthly stop at BrewBakers, 169 Main St., Middletown, performing popular American songs from the 30's, 40's, 50's & beyond on Sunday, starting around 10:00 a.m. Call 860-852-0034.

New Haven's Café Nine Friday Happy Hour features The Helwigs this week, followed at 9 by Five in the Chamber and River Whyless. Saturday’s Jazz Jam Session features Mike Coppola and Friends, with Rideyna, Mercy Choir, and The Tet Offensive coming your way later at 9. The Sunday Soul Service (funk and soul dance party with DJ  Dooley-O) happens at 8. Learn more at cafenine.com

Also in New Haven at Toad’s Place tonight, they’ve got Big Jim’s Birthday Bash with a host of artists performing. It’s Summer Slamfest 5 on Saturday. Visit toadsplace.com

At Infinity Hall in Hartford tonight Girls, Guns and Glory take the stage, with special guests The Mallett Brothers, bringing you Country Rock.  On Saturday you can catch some laughs with A Christian, A Muslim and a Jew, or Two Comedy show. Visit infinityhall.com

At Blackeyed Sally’s in Hartford tonight, it’s a double-header with Damon Fowler and Jason Ricci taking the stage. Saturday’s headliner is The Kinsey Report, with brothers Donald and Ralph and their legacy blues sound. Go to blackeyedsallys.com.

The Taste of the Caribbean & Jerk Festival happens this Saturday starting at 1 p.m. in Mortensen Riverfront Plaza in Hartford.  Enjoy Caribbean food, music, cool island beverages, and more. Rain date is Sunday. Learn more at riverfront.org

The Connecticut Ballet brings its Summer Dance Caravan to Middlesex Community College in Middletown on Saturday with a free open-air performance at 7:30.  Rain date is Sunday, August 2.  Details at arts2go.org

This Weekend also brings one of CTs biggest summer music festivals, The Gathering of the Vibes. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the music fest and features a huge line up with dozens of national acts at Seaside Park in Bridgeport. Tickets and info at gatheringofthevibes.com

Support Connecticut’s Farmer’s Markets and enjoy healthy food while you’re at it! The East Haddam Farmer’s Market happens every Wednesday from 4 to 7, Durham’s is on Thursdays from 3 to 6. The Clinton market is every Thursday from 4 to 7. Middletown’s North End Farmers Market is on Friday from 10 to 2. There’s one in Higganum Village on Friday from 3:30 to 6:30, and in Cromwell on Friday from 4 to 7. On the shore, in Old Saybrook markets are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays. The Chester market is open on Sundays from 10 to 1. Middletown’s long-running market on the South Green runs Tuesdays and Thursdays through October. Stay tuned to the Jive for updates on more openings, and visit ctnofa.org for details.

Now here's a rundown of cinema off the beaten track in Central Connecticut:

The Hartford Public Library’s Global Lens Film Series brings you “Nina’s Dowry,” about a husband pursuing dowry rights in Cameroon, at 1pm on Saturday. Full details at hplct.org

At Real Art Ways in Hartford, tonight they open “Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary,” a documentary about LEGOs, their global fan base, and innovative uses.  Also opening is “A Borrowed Identity,” about a Palestenian boy trying to fit in with his Jewish schoolmates at boarding school.  Both run through and beyond the weekend. Visit realartways.org

Tonight Trinity College’s Cinestudio opens “The Third Man,” a restoration of the 1949 classic Cold War tale that takes place in occupied Vienna.  Starring Joseph Cotton, Trevor Howard, and Orson Welles, it is released on the 100th anniversary of the birth of Welles. Details at cinestudio.org

Films on Foss is a pilot open-air movie series happening in Middletown at Foss Hill on the Wesleyan Campus.  A brainchild of the Mayoral Youth Cabinet, they’re bringing you “Frozen” this Saturday at 7. Visit arts2go.org

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And now let’s take a look at tonight’s programming on WESU.

Right after the Jive At Five from 5:05-6:30pm, it'll be Covering the Beatles - Take a ride forward and backward on a "Magical Mystery Tour." An exploration of covers of Beatles songs by new artists and early rock and roll tunes covered by the Beatles.            
From 6:30-7pm its Radio Curious from Pacifica.

At 7 until 8:30pm we have the Universal Sound Wave with Sistah Tee - Informing listeners about local and global issues with health, nutrition, and stress reduction tips, featuring a wide range of music including African, reggae, gospel, R&B, Latin, and blues.

Next up until 10pm, we take it From the Otherside with Rok-A-Dee - The Voice of Hartford, including local artists from Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. He also features upcoming artists performing different genres like Reggae Dancehall, R&B, and new artiste.    
                                                        
Then from 10pm - midnight, we go In the Master Bedroom, Under the Bed with
Dope Dave
- Celebrating conscious hip-hop and its offshoots & influences. Acrobatic emcees and down-tempo poets mix it up over varied soundscapes.

At Midnight until 3am Saturday we go into OVERDRIVE w/Clarence Scott & Shantay Scott - offering Urban Contemporary, Hip Hop, and Traditional gospel music.

3-3:30 am will be Bassment Beats with DJ LOKASH from Pacifica - The best in underground & above ground hip-hop mixed by DJ LOKASH.

From 3:30-4 am is a New World Show with DJ LOKASH from Pacifica, exploring contemporary sounds in global bass redefining the term "world music." curated & mixed by DJ LOKASH

Sing Out! Radio Magazine with Tom Druckenmiller comes on at 4 until 5am with a weekly, hour-long “magazine format” program, featuring interviews in addition to “live” and recorded traditional folk musics.

And we bring in the daylight from 5:00 to 6:00am with the 
BBC World News 
- a daily News roundup from the British Broadcasting Corporation

And staying on the other side of the big pond, from 6:00 to 7:00am it’s
 the Celtic Café
 with Pat Laffan and Mark Gallagher presenting traditional and contemporary music with a Celtic connection.

And now that the coffee’s hot enjoy Caffé Italia from 7:00 to 8:00am 
with Francesco Fiumara, the former host of WESU's own WESParla 
 - A weekly roundup of news, music and memories from Italy.

That’s all for today’s Jive At Five, tune in each and every weekday at 4:55 pm to hear about what’s going on in the community and on the air right here at 88.1 FM WESU, a community service of Wesleyan University since 1939.

The Music behind today’s Jive At Five is from the Anthony Braxton Quartet, 8 Standards (Wesleyan) 2001, featuring Anthony Braxton, Kevin O'Neil, Andy Eulau, and Kevin Norton. The selection is Nuages and it's out on Barking Hoop Records.

The written form for what you've heard on today’s jive is online at wesufm.org/jive

And if you value WESU as a source for information and entertainment in your life, how about supporting the station with a donation? You can make that donation online at wesufm.org anytime. Thanks for listening!


Thursday, July 30, 2015

Thursday's Jive

JCherry... producer and host of 
VOICE of the CITY

 Airing on WESU 88.1 FM Middletown
Tuesdays from 8-9PM
Live and local... This ain't no commercial radio!


Good evening, it's Thursday, July 30th, and this is the Jive at Five, our daily community calendar and rundown of night time programming here on WESU 88.1 FM Middletown, your station for NPR, Pacifica, independent and local public affairs by day, and the best in free-form community programming week-nights and weekends.

I'm JCherry producer and host of VOICE of the CITY,Tuesday from 8-9PM, Showcasing live and local music, arts, and culture.



Here’s some of what’s going on in our area this week:



Tonight At the Russell Library in Middletown, the Veteran’s Writing Group meets this Thursday at 7. Visit their website for information on summer events, children’s activities, and more. http://www.russelllibrary.org

On Friday The Buttonwood Tree in Middletown presents Layers and Frames, a Philly-based duo with world music, folk, and more.  On Saturday at 4 there’s a guitar workshop with Japanese performer/composer Hiroya Tsukamoto. Later at 8, he performs Cinematic Guitar Poetry. On Sunday at 7, the Great Make Believe Improv Show brings you Comedy for the Family. www.buttonwood.org

At Infinity Hall in Hartford, tonight  headlining Jah-9, along with Dubtronic Kru.  On Friday, Girls, Guns and Glory take the stage, with special guests The Mallett Brothers, bringing you Country Rock.  On Saturday you can catch some laughs with A Christian, A Muslim and a Jew, or Two Comedy show.http://www.infinityhall.com

Down in New Haven tonight,  they’ve got David Poe, Winterpills, and Sam Perduta. Friday’s Happy Hour features The Helwigs this week, followed at 9 by Five in the Chamber and River Whyless. Saturday’s Jazz Jam Session features Mike Coppola and Friends, with Rideyna, Mercy Choir, and The Tet Offensive coming your way later at 9.  The Sunday Soul Service (funk and soul dance party with DJ  Dooley-O) happens at 8. http://www.cafenine.com

Back up in Hartford, at Blackeyed Sally’s, On Friday, it’s a double-header, with Damon Fowler and Jason Ricci taking the stage. Saturday’s headliner is The Kinsey Report, with brothers Donald and Ralph and their legacy blues sound.  www.blackeyedsallys.com.


Down in New Haven at Toad’s Place on Friday, they’ve got Big Jim’s Birthday Bash with a host of artists performing.  It’s Summer Slamfest 5 on Saturday. www.toadsplace.com

The Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford now offers free admission every Wednesday through Friday from 4 to 5 p.m. www.thewadsworth.org

You can tango every Friday at First Church on Court Street in Middletown, starting at 4 p.m. Details at http://www.firstchurchmiddletown.org

The Taste of the Caribbean & Jerk Festival happens this Saturday starting at 1 p.m. in Mortensen Riverfront Plaza in Hartford.  Enjoy Caribbean food, music, cool island beverages, and more. Rain date is Sunday.  http://www.riverfront.org

The Connecticut Ballet brings its Summer Dance Caravan to Middlesex Community College in Middletown on Saturday with a free open-air performance at 7:30.  Rain date is Sunday, August 2.  Details at http://www.arts2go.org

This Weekend also brings one of CTs biggest summer music festivals, The Gathering of the Vibes. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the music fest and features a huge line up with dozens of national acts at seaside park in Bridgeport. Tickets and info at https://gatheringofthevibes.com/

You can support Connecticut’s Farmer’s Markets and enjoy healthy food while you’re at it! The East Haddam Farmer’s market happens every Wednesday from 4 to 7, Durham’s is on Thursdays from 3 to 6. The Clinton market is every Thursday from 4 to 7. Middletown’s North End farmers market is on Friday from 10 to 2. There’s one in Higganum Village on Friday from 3:30 to 6:30, and in Cromwell on Friday from 4 to 7. On the shore, in Old Saybrook markets are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays. The Chester market is open on Sundays from 10 to 1. Middletown’s long-running market on the South Green runs Tuesdays and Thursdays through October. Stay tuned to the Jive for updates on more openings, and visit http://www.ctnofa.org for details.

Now here's a rundown of cinema off the beaten track in Central Connecticut:

The Spotlight’s Free Summer Movies Series continues in Hartford with this week’s feature, “The Book of LIfe.”  Visit http://www.hartford.spotlighttheatres.com for dates and times.

The Hartford Parks Free Movies After Dark series continues this Friday with a screening of “Mrs. Doubtfire” in Elizabeth Park.  http://www.riverfront.org/parks/

The Hartford Public Library’s Global Lens Film Series brings you “Nina’s Dowry,” about a husband pursuing dowry rights in Cameroon. Full details at http://www.hplct.org

At Real Art Ways in Hartford, the run of “Cartel Land,” a riveting look at two vigilante groups battling the Mexican drug cartels, continues.  Also continuing is “Wild Tales,” a Spanish comedy/mystery about the thin line between civilization and barbarism.  Both run through Thursday.  On Friday they open “Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary,” a documentary about LEGOs, their global fan base, and innovative uses.  Also opening is “A Borrowed Identity,” about a Palestenian boy trying to fit in with his Jewish schoolmates at boarding school.  Both run through the weekend.  http://www.realartways.org

Tonight Trinity College’s Cinestudio continues its run of  “The Farewell Party,” an Israeli comedy about nursing home residents in Jerusalem inventing new ways to die with dignity. On Friday they open “The Third Man,” a restoration of the 1949 classic Cold War tale that takes place in occupied Vienna.  Starring Joseph Cotton, Trevor Howard, and Orson Welles, the restoration is released on the 100th anniversary of the birth of Welles.  Details at www.cinestudio.org

Films on Foss is a pilot open-air movie series happening in Middletown at Foss Hill on the Wesleyan Campus.  A brainchild of the Mayoral Youth Cabinet, they’re bringing you “Frozen” this Saturday at 7.  http://www.arts2go.org

Now here's what's on the air tonight on WESU, as we work our way through our summer program line up:


Now here's what's on the air tonight on WESU
 
5:05-6:30pm 
Homegrown with Rob DeRosa
The best crop of Connecticut-connected music presented for a global audience.

6:30-8pm
Imagine with Karen Stein
Peace through music! Listen to the best music from around the world and around the block!             

8-9:30pm       
Evening Jazz with Bill Denert, Bill Revill of Acoustic Blender will be filling in for Evening Jazz tonight with some Acoustic Americana.
A broad range of swing, be-bop, and avant-garde as well as a sprinkling of new releases.                                         

9:30-11pm                                        
(1,3,5) Underdogs Edge with DJ Malik1Fam
Featuring local hip hop artists across the region with tracks from mainstream artists not normally played on the radio. 
(2,4) Experience The Experiement (ETEShow) with DJ Marquis
Album Cuts of main and non mainstream artists. The show does interviews from all backgrounds of music.

11-1am
Metal on Metal!! with the Metal Messenger
Welcome to Metal on Metal!! Traditional heavy metal, progressive metal, death metal, power metal, black metal...any kind of metal as long as it's shreddin'!
            
1-2am 
Mentaltown with El Vee
Ill vill for the unsigned artist, small biz, and non profit with different guest hosts plus dj's

2-3am
RootsWorld Radio with Cliff Furnald

3-4am
Democracy Now

Morning edition from NPR  starts tomorrow’s broadcast day at 5am.
That’s all for today’s Jive At Five. Tune in each and every weekday at 4:55 p.m. to hear about what’s going on in the community and on the air right here at WESU 88.1 FM, a community service of Wesleyan University since 1939.