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One Day Birthday Pledge Drive

Posted by on Sep 14, 2020 in News |

On Thursday, September 17th, WDRT will be turning ten years old. To celebrate a decade on the air, we’ll be having a One Day Birthday Pledge Drive, with the goal of raising $10,000 in 12 hours to support the station. Programming Schedule for the Day: 6AM: Driftless Morning with Jim Hallberg – Live in Studio A 8AM: Second Cup of Coffee – Special Guests and Features 9AM: Conversations – Ed Holahan looks back on ten years of community radio 10AM: Que Sera Sera with Sarah Caldwell – Live remote from her kitchen table 11AM: Mr. Koppa’s Neighborhood – Remote Broadcast & Video Livestream 12PM: Democracy Now, The War & Peace Report 1PM: M’Lou’s Shoes with M’Lou Wilkie – Curbside Radio w/PMS Patti 2PM: Country Meets the Blues with Doc Roddy – Remote Call-In Edition 3PM: Slydeman’s Drivetime Chill with Micah Robinson – Live in Studio A 4PM: Global Beat with Chris Dunn & Kirsten Layer – Tag Team Curbside Radio 5PM: Closeout Hour – Live Music from The Sapsuckers and others & Video Livestream You can catch all the livestreams on WDRT’s Facebook page. This will be our only fall fundraising event, so be sure to tune-in and show your love for the station. You can donate all day on Thursday, September 17th by calling 608-638-9378, or donate online here. Happy Birthday, WDRT. Here’s to many more great years!    ...

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Conspiracy of Goodness

Posted by on Aug 31, 2020 in News |

      WDRT will be launching a new weekly program entitled Conspiracy of Goodness with Troubadour Larry Long & Storyteller Tom Thibodeau.  Both Tom & Larry are citizens of our beloved ‘Driftless Community’. Their program will be aired every Monday morning at 8:30 AM.   Conspiracy of Goodness first Episode is entitled: Work.   To be aired: Monday | September 7, 2020 | Labor Day | 8:30...

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Monthly Review, June 2020

Posted by on Jul 1, 2020 in News |

Catch the latest edition of the Monthly Review. Dan Peak and Mark Taylor bring knowledge and perspective to the months’s news. Listen Here:...

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Poems Aloud: Riot Poetry

Posted by on Jun 16, 2020 in News |

Join host Ben Prostine as he shares an hour of music, poetry and analysis that explores the long history of political struggle around anti-racist justice in the US and beyond. Listen Here:

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Home Broadcasting Fun

Posted by on May 18, 2020 in News |

Check out Mike Sydnor of ‘Saturdays with Syd’ rockin’ the home studio: I'm so Down.wmv from on Vimeo.

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SLiM’s Soundtrack Stories

Posted by on Apr 14, 2020 in Misc, News, Podcast |

  SLiM’s Soundtrack Stories – vol.3 dreaming w/eyes open + living w/eyes closed. feat. poetry & music of Lemonella, Jonah & Amalia of The Stallion & the Hare podcast, Lauren Hickman of Inspired Astrology podcast, and other entertaining oddities…       SLiM’s Soundtrack Stories – vol.2 Are you being served?feat. friends from following programs: The Stallion and the Hare, Inspired Astrology with @laurenkhickman, and Aurora+Guest from WDRT’s Hersong.  “More interesting than #tigerking – and you can quote me on that!”   SLiM’s Soundtrack Stories – vol.1 Travelfeat. story by Ed Holahan “There are only approximations of travel… and all of them fall short of the actual, indelible experiences of starting here – and ending there!”

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WDRT Mini-Marathon!

Posted by on May 6, 2020 in News |

We’ve been busy around the station getting ready for our first ever WDRT Mini-Marathon. Here’s a few pictures of some of the action.      

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