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ICYMI: Birmingham’s National Public Radio station, WBHM 90.3, has switched up its programming.
Although WBHM has discontinued some old favorites, they have added three more favorites to the lineup.
Read on to learn more about the new programming, courtesy of AL.com.
New programs to WBHM:
“Mountain Stage” – Saturdays at 5 PM
Recorded in front of a live audience, Mountain Stage features performances from seasoned legends and emerging stars in genres ranging from folk, blues, and country; to indie rock, synth pop, world music, alternative, and beyond.
“Reveal” – Sundays at 3 PM
Journalists at The Center for Investigative Reporting reveal government fraud and waste of taxpayer funds, human rights violations, environmental degradation and threats to public safety. Consistently shining a bright light on injustice and protecting the most vulnerable in our society.
“Snap Judgement” – Fridays at 7 PM
Snap Judgment is a themed, weekly NPR storytelling show focused on presenting compelling personal stories – mixing killer beats with real drama to produce cinematic, dramatic and kick-ass radio.
Further adjustments to the already-airing programs include a rebroadcasting of “Fresh Air” at 7 PM Mondays – Thursdays and an extra hour of “Weekend Edition” – Saturday and Sundays from 7-10 AM.
And for those who need a little more relaxation in their schedule, there will also be an extra hour of jazz music Monday-Thursday starting at 8 PM and Saturdays starting at 7 PM.
And now for a list of discontinued shows… But don’t worry, although they won’t be heard through your radio, you can still live stream them online:
“A Prairie Home Companion”
It’s a bittersweet switch-up for this NPR lover, but it comes with lots of exciting new content to dive into. Let’s listen up, Bham!