Show Schedule – Spring 2022

Monday

6:00am-7:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

9:00am-10:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

10:00am-11:00am – The Rellenz with Ryan Elenz and Jackson Kalmar

The Rellenz is a show about health, wellness, and mindfulness. Discussing the gym, life, eating, music, recovery, mindsets, and interviews – it’s only the best from Rellenz!

11:00am-12:00pm – Cross Country with Ashley N

Cross-country is a music show with a little bit of country, but a whole lot of variety. There is no doubt that you will find your favorite music in her show and you can listen to Cross Country every Monday at 11:00 am!

1:30pm-2:30pm – Turntable Tunes with Matt Candre

“Turntable Tunes” is a show that will feature a combination of music, both new and classic, film talk, trivia, and much more! Join me on Monday afternoons from 1:30-2:30 LIVE! Only on WHCM for some Turntable Tunes…On a Monday!

3:00pm-4:00pm – The Chef Henry Show with Henry Horton

The Chef Henry Show is an experience of different artists that inspire me and I will be playing different local musicians that I find around the cook county area. I hope to interview and bring on a few guests to talk music with and have them share their love for music with me. So if you like Indie, alternative, and maybe a little rap. Then you should tune into the Chef Henry Show.

4:00pm-5:00pm – World Pop with Chris Thomas

World Pop Counts down the top 10 pop songs from a different country each week

6:00pm-7:00pm – Dexter’s Radio Hour with Jeff Waters

“Eclectic variety and at the same time transitions well and feels like it all cohesively
belongs.” – Eric Arsnow, ‘Devil’s Teeth’, Milwaukee

Jeff Waters lives in Des Plaines, Illinois, and is offically retired, so he can work on
Dexter’s Radio Hour (Monday and Friday at 6:00 PM CST) and co-hosting Global Tunes (with Jeff and Marie) Tuesday and Friday at 4:00. He enjoys photography, motorcycling (BMW F-800 Adventure), and long walks on the rims of active volcanoes. Oh, and music. Mostly Lithuanian polkas from 1949 to 1957. Every other kind of music is crap.

7:00pm-8:00pm – Jake Joyce’s Wide World of Sounds with Jake Joyce

An hour long show spanning the globe, showcasing the unsung heroes of underground music, noise, and other experimental entities. You won’t hear this stuff anywhere else!

8:00pm-10:00pm – Monday Madness with Noah Festenstein (every other Monday)

12:00am-2:00am – The Short Man’s Room with Jon Decatorsmith

Free-form radio, mixing genres and respecting no boundaries.   Hosted by local merchant and vinyl junkie partial to new grooves, psychedelic mind jams, and melancholia.  Dig in.

Tuesday

6:00am-7:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

9:00am-10:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

11:00am-12:00pm – Dish with the Dean, Trust the Trustee, and Prosecute the President with Dean Mary Kay Harton, Student Trustee Pahul Mal, and Student Government Association President Prince Bahadur

1:00pm-3:00pm – Mixin’ it Up with Erica Berger

1-3 on Tuesdays you will hear a variety of music, hear some facts about the tv show Friends and a weekly topic at 2pm and some live music played on the show and a few interviews

3:00pm-4:00pm – Global Tunes with Marie Lapidus & Jeff Waters

Have you ever wondered what it would be like if Dexter’s Radio Hour and Global Tunes joined forces?  Well, this is the result.  Global Tunes with Jeff and Marie explores music from around the globe, brings you some interesting cultural facts and lets you enjoy a trip without having to pay for planes, hotels and cars.  Tune in every Tuesday and Friday at 4PM and Saturdays at 11am-12pm to hear Jeff (and snippets of Marie) and listen to Marie’s playlists of chosen songs (and sometimes Jeff’s choices too…when Marie is not looking…..)!

4:00pm-4:30pm – Business As Usual with Marie Lapidus

5:00pm-6:00pm – Rock Bottom with Ben Williams

Rock Bottom presents a diverse selection of rock, alternative pop, and everything in between from the 90s to now. This show features a blend of upbeat tunes and angsty jams to match the swirling emotions of a trip home from your 9-5.

7:00pm-8:00pm – The Joe M Show with Joe Mandarino

The Joe M Show brings a music experience to your ears! Tune in to hear this eclectic mix only on Harper Radio.

9:00pm-9:30pm – The Local Music Show with Erik Hanson

Featuring bands and artists from Chicago and the Northwest suburbs.

12:00am-2:00am – The Short Man’s Room with Jon Decatorsmith

Free-form radio, mixing genres and respecting no boundaries.   Hosted by local merchant and vinyl junkie partial to new grooves, psychedelic mind jams, and melancholia.  Dig in.

Wednesday

6:00am-7:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

8:00am-9:00am – La Y ASMR Radio Show with Yari Lopez

Hi Welcome to My Radio Show called La Y ASMR Radio Show; here we talk about the latest trending Tik Tok videos, News, Weather, Sports reports and trending books, movies and a lot of fun stuff. Program is in Spanish but also a little bit bilingual from time to time. And a good playlist updated every week. We will also have different inspirational people come talk on our show; stay tuned with us if you want to have some fun. 

9:00am-10:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

12:00pm-1:00pm – The Crescent Journal with Alper Cetin

1:00pm-2:00pm – Jay’s Days with Jackson Kalmar

2:00pm-3:00pm – Tommy’s Talks with Tommy T.

I’m Tommy T, a student at Harper studying cannabis and philosophy. Tommy Talks is all about well, whatever is on my mind from movies, music, tv, sports, and etc. Think of it as a conversation more than anything, tune in Wednesday’s at 2-3pm on WHCM 88.3 FM.

3:00pm-4:00pm – The Dive with Brian D.

4:00pm-5:00pm – Bathtub Chats with Lauren Weiner

Ever heard of shower thoughts? Bathtub Chats is a podcast platform where we can share the funny, weird and crazy things we think of when we’re alone, together. Here we share our stories, and philosophical pondering of love, earth, humanity, friendship and everything else.

7:00pm-8:00pm – The Joe M Show with Joe Mandarino

The Joe M Show brings a music experience to your ears! Tune in to hear this eclectic mix only on Harper Radio.

12:00am-2:00am – The Short Man’s Room with Jon Decatorsmith

Free-form radio, mixing genres and respecting no boundaries.   Hosted by local merchant and vinyl junkie partial to new grooves, psychedelic mind jams, and melancholia.  Dig in.

Thursday

6:00am-7:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

9:00am-10:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

10:00am-11:00am – Pancho Poncho Y El Macho with Francisco Recinos

11:00am-11:30am – The Local Music Show with Erik Hanson

Featuring bands and artists from Chicago and the Northwest suburbs.

12:00pm-1:00pm – The B Side with Matt Byrne

Matt Byrne has collected over 400 hours of music. And now, through a legally binding contract he is obliged to share some of them with you! With a focus in Rock and Soul, “The B-Side” plays Album cuts, Lesser known artists, Oddball tracks, and recommendations from all around. 

For music lovers and casual listeners alike, here’s hoping you make a discovery in this exhibit of musical works. Flip over to “The B-Side” with Matt Byrne, Thursdays at Noon!

1:00pm-2:00pm – Renée Cammarata

2:00pm-3:00pm – Harper Talks with Brian Shelton

Harper Talks is a podcast featuring Harper College’s Distinguished Alumni. Join in at 2pm on WHCM 88.3FM or search for Harper Talks on your favorite podcast platform to hear Assistant Professor of Communication Arts Brian Shelton discuss life, education, and humanity with a new guest every month.

3:00pm-4:00pm – What’s On The Internet with Petterson Montegrande

A show dedicated to talking about almost everything and anything that’s been on the internet. Things like fandoms, new trends, influencers, and a whole lot more. This will be more centered around online websites, so trends on apps will not be really focused on (TikTok trends will hardly be talked about).

4:00pm-5:00pm – World Pop with Chris Thomas

World Pop Counts down the top 10 pop songs from a different country each week

7:00pm-8:00pm – Streaming Verse with Chris Smith and Nina Stoner

Co-hosts, Chris Smith and Nina Stoner dive into your favorite TV shows, movies, podcasts, and more. Listen in every week for a unique and fun talk show as we explore the world of everything streaming.

10:00pm-11:00pm – Basement Records with Erik Hanson

Where can you dance to any music you chose? Where can you party all night long? Down in the basement is where it’s at! Basement Records is your home for Rock, Soul, Surf, Funk, Punk, and whatever else we can find in the basement. Tune in Tuesday at 11 am, Thursday at 10 pm, Saturday at Noon, and Sunday at 9 am only on Harper Radio. Down in the basement, where you have the comforts of home and a nightclub too. Basement Records on Harper Radio.

12:00am-2:00am – The Short Man’s Room with Jon Decatorsmith

Free-form radio, mixing genres and respecting no boundaries.   Hosted by local merchant and vinyl junkie partial to new grooves, psychedelic mind jams, and melancholia.  Dig in.

Friday

5:00am-6:00am – Jake Joyce’s Wide World of Sounds with Jake Joyce

An hour long show spanning the globe, showcasing the unsung heroes of underground music, noise, and other experimental entities. You won’t hear this stuff anywhere else!

6:00am-7:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

8:00am-9:00am – The Casual Fan with Nathan Rosca

I like to let loose and talk about the previous week in the NFL and come up with hot takes for the NBA and college teams.

9:00am-10:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

10:00am-12:00pm – The Keith Maurice Show with Keith “Maurice” Harris

Keith Maurice Harris playing the best variety of your favorite music! He brings you pop culture and Harper Campus news! #KeithMauriceShow

12:00pm-1:00pm – The Direction with Shayan Badal

1:00pm-3:00pm – Moczo’s Corner Store with Nick Moczalla

3:00pm-4:00pm – Global Tunes with Marie Lapidus & Jeff Waters

Global Tunes with Jeff and Marie – Have you ever wondered what it would be like if Dexter’s Radio Hour and Global Tunes joined forces?  Well, this is the result.  Global Tunes with Jeff and Marie explores music from around the globe, brings you some interesting cultural facts and lets you enjoy a trip without having to pay for planes, hotels and cars.  Tune in every Tuesday and Friday at 4PM and Saturdays at 11am-12pm to hear Jeff (and snippets of Marie) and listen to Marie’s playlists of chosen songs (and sometimes Jeff’s choices too…when Marie is not looking…..)!

4:00pm-4:30pm – Business As Usual with Marie Lapidus

5:00pm-6:00pm – Groove Machine with Ricardo Garcia

Ricardo is a Harper College student from Guatemala, and he received something strange in the mail a couple days ago. It is a black box with the words “Groove Machine” written on top. This mysterious package, with no information about where it came from, contains a strange machine inside, and it does interesting things to Ricardo when it is on. Find out what it does every Friday 5:00pm – 6:00pm

6:00pm-7:00pm – Dexter’s Radio Hour with Jeff Waters

“Eclectic variety and at the same time transitions well and feels like it all cohesively
belongs.” – Eric Arsnow, ‘Devil’s Teeth’, Milwaukee

Jeff Waters lives in Des Plaines, Illinois, and is offically retired, so he can work on
Dexter’s Radio Hour (Monday and Friday at 6:00 PM CST) and co-hosting Global Tunes (with Jeff and Marie) Tuesday and Friday at 4:00. He enjoys photography, motorcycling (BMW F-800 Adventure), and long walks on the rims of active volcanoes. Oh, and music. Mostly Lithuanian polkas from 1949 to 1957. Every other kind of music is crap.

12:00am-2:00am – The Short Man’s Room with Jon Decatorsmith

Free-form radio, mixing genres and respecting no boundaries.   Hosted by local merchant and vinyl junkie partial to new grooves, psychedelic mind jams, and melancholia.  Dig in.

Saturday

6:00am-7:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

9:00am-10:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

11:00am-12:00pm – Global Tunes with Marie Lapidus & Jeff Waters

Global Tunes with Jeff and Marie – Have you ever wondered what it would be like if Dexter’s Radio Hour and Global Tunes joined forces?  Well, this is the result.  Global Tunes with Jeff and Marie explores music from around the globe, brings you some interesting cultural facts and lets you enjoy a trip without having to pay for planes, hotels and cars.  Tune in every Tuesday and Friday at 4PM and Saturdays at 11am-12pm to hear Jeff (and snippets of Marie) and listen to Marie’s playlists of chosen songs (and sometimes Jeff’s choices too…when Marie is not looking…..)!

12:00pm-1:00pm – Basement Records with Erik Hanson

Where can you dance to any music you chose? Where can you party all night long? Down in the basement is where it’s at! Basement Records is your home for Rock, Soul, Surf, Funk, Punk, and whatever else we can find in the basement. Tune in Tuesday at 11 am, Thursday at 10 pm, Saturday at Noon, and Sunday at 9 am only on Harper Radio. Down in the basement, where you have the comforts of home and a nightclub too. Basement Records on Harper Radio.

3:00pm-4:00pm – In The News Now with Tavo Pace

My show, In The News Now with Tavo, will cover the big and interesting stories but with out the politics or opinions.  My show will cover interesting stories within current news stories and will also ponder how what’s going on currently may create new trends and change our culture. My show will also look back at how our current trends differed so much from past trends.

4:00pm-5:00pm – World Pop with Chris Thomas

World Pop Counts down the top 10 pop songs from a different country each week

5:00pm-6:00pm – Jake Joyce’s Wide World of Sounds with Jake Joyce

An hour long show spanning the globe, showcasing the unsung heroes of underground music, noise, and other experimental entities. You won’t hear this stuff anywhere else!

9:00pm-9:30pm – The Local Music Show with Erik Hanson

Featuring bands and artists from Chicago and the Northwest suburbs.

12:00am-2:00am – The Short Man’s Room with Jon Decatorsmith

Free-form radio, mixing genres and respecting no boundaries.   Hosted by local merchant and vinyl junkie partial to new grooves, psychedelic mind jams, and melancholia.  Dig in.

Sunday

6:00am-7:00am – The Star Spotlight with Carsen Star

Each episode of the Star Spotlight will feature a musical theme around a particular category. Dipping into his archives, Carsen will roll out song-after-song with a singular focus that days’ emphasis. Episodes in production include: “A Focus on the Numbers (songs and artists with numbers in their titles and/or names), “Rock and Roll Girls” (songs titled with women’s names), and “Great Sax” (songs featuring great saxophone play). Tune-in for new episodes every Monday at 6AM (Central time).

9:00am-10:00am – Basement Records with Erik Hanson

Where can you dance to any music you chose? Where can you party all night long? Down in the basement is where it’s at! Basement Records is your home for Rock, Soul, Surf, Funk, Punk, and whatever else we can find in the basement. Tune in Tuesday at 11 am, Thursday at 10 pm, Saturday at Noon, and Sunday at 9 am only on Harper Radio. Down in the basement, where you have the comforts of home and a nightclub too. Basement Records on Harper Radio.

10:00am-10:30am – The Local Music Show with Erik Hanson

Featuring bands and artists from Chicago and the Northwest suburbs.

2:00pm-3:00pm – Dexter’s Radio Hour-Greatest Hits with Jeff Waters

“A deep dive into the psyche of a music nut.”

5:00pm-7:30pm – The Short Man’s Room with Jon Decatorsmith

Free-form radio, mixing genres and respecting no boundaries.   Hosted by local merchant and vinyl junkie partial to new grooves, psychedelic mind jams, and melancholia.  Dig in.

8:00pm-9:00pmCrackling Vinyl with Brian and Leni Shelton

Brian and Leni Shelton are a father and daughter duo who produce Crackling Vinyl from their home since the beginning of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Crackling Vinyl features music from record store bargain bins, yard sales, libraries and basement finds. The selection is eclectic and rarely in great condition.

9:00pm-9:30pm – The Local Music Show with Erik Hanson

Featuring bands and artists from Chicago and the Northwest suburbs.

12:00am-2:00am – The Short Man’s Room with Jon Decatorsmith

Free-form radio, mixing genres and respecting no boundaries.   Hosted by local merchant and vinyl junkie partial to new grooves, psychedelic mind jams, and melancholia.  Dig in.

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