Show Schedule – Fall 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 Casual Fan with Nathan Rosca

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 – Under the Covers with Ben Williams

Under The Covers is Ben Williams’ challenge to pop radio, featuring the hits you know, covered in a way you’ll love. Each week, Ben carefully crafts a setlist of cover songs, some obscure, some so popular you might not know the original. Anything is on the table, with no limits on genre, release date, or anything else; if it’s a cover, it’s fair game. Cure your Monday blues and fall in love with your old faves all over again by tuning into Under The Covers, every Monday from 5-6 PM CST.

8:00pm-9:00pm – 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 Monday at 8pm, 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

“I’m a community member and supporter with a weekly show airing live on Wednesdays at 4 pm (replay Sundays at 5 pm) called The Short Man’s Room.  It’s cross-genre free form radio, heavy on psychedelic space jams and melancholy grooves.  Sometimes I tell stories.”

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-11:45am – Vitamin K-pop with Molly Rosen

Every Tuesday from 11am to 11:45am, Molly goes live to supplement you with your weekly K-Pop needs on Vitamin K-Pop! As a fan of the genre for over a decade, she dives deeper than just the mainstream songs you often hear by BTS and Blackpink (though they are sprinkled into the mix, too). Listen to songs both old and new from groups and soloists of ranging popularity, while also learning fun facts about the vast, ever-growing pop music industry of South Korea.

1:00pm-3:00pm – Erica’s Mix Tape with Erica Berger

1-3 on Tuesdays you will hear a variety of music, lots of musical commentary, and some live music played on the show and a variety of guests.

3:00pm-4:00pm – The Backyard with Dante Behery

Welcome to The Backyard! The only room in the house that changes constantly. On the show we play music released in the last decade with flair of a decade to come. From hip-hop to folk, and from rock to pop, the genre bending joints will be sure to keep your lawn mowed and looking fresh!

5:00pm-6:00pm – The Dive with Brian D.

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

“I’m a community member and supporter with a weekly show airing live on Wednesdays at 4 pm (replay Sundays at 5 pm) called The Short Man’s Room.  It’s cross-genre free form radio, heavy on psychedelic space jams and melancholy grooves.  Sometimes I tell stories.”

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). 

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 Casual Fan with Nathan Rosca

11:00am – 12:00pm – La Y ASMR & Unknown with Yari Lopez and Gwen Porter

Hola! welcome to our Radio Show, La Y ASMR Radio Show & Unkown; here, we talk about the latest trending Tik Tok videos, News, Weather, Sports reports and trending books, movies, and tons of fun stuff. Our weekly affirmations hosted by your hosts will lift up your spirit anytime! The Program is in bilingual English and Spanish and has an up-to-date Spanish and English playlist every week. We will also have different inspirational people come and talk on our show; stay tuned in with us if you want to have some fun! Ha! Pax and Peace!!

4:00pm-6:00pm – The Short Man’s Room with Jon Decatorsmith

“I’m a community member and supporter with a weekly show airing live on Wednesdays at 4 pm (replay Sundays at 5 pm) called The Short Man’s Room.  It’s cross-genre free form radio, heavy on psychedelic space jams and melancholy grooves.  Sometimes I tell stories.”

7:00pm-9:00pm – J & J etc. with Jarrett Di Fatta and Joel Berger

7-9pm on Wednesday’s, you will hear us talk about a variety of topics, such as, sports, current events, entertainment news, and hobbies. We’ll have some guests on-air with us, (from week to week) depending on the topics up for discussion.

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

“I’m a community member and supporter with a weekly show airing live on Wednesdays at 4 pm (replay Sundays at 5 pm) called The Short Man’s Room.  It’s cross-genre free form radio, heavy on psychedelic space jams and melancholy grooves.  Sometimes I tell stories.”

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).

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 – Maggie’s Music Hour with Margret Snell

Bringing you some of my favorites with a new theme each week

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.

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 Monday at 8pm, 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

“I’m a community member and supporter with a weekly show airing live on Wednesdays at 4 pm (replay Sundays at 5 pm) called The Short Man’s Room.  It’s cross-genre free form radio, heavy on psychedelic space jams and melancholy grooves.  Sometimes I tell stories.”

Friday

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-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

4:00pm-5:00pm – Now You Know: Fun Facts for the Curious Mind with Arza Shapera and Sahaj Bhatt

Now You Know discusses the weird, wild, wacky, and fun facts that are all around us. Join us every Friday as we take a look at the topic of the week, discover what makes it so fun, and introduce you to some carefully curated music that fits right in with that week’s theme.

5:00pm-6:00pm – Richy’s 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

7:00pm-9:00pm – All Over the Map with Kris Piepenburg

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

“I’m a community member and supporter with a weekly show airing live on Wednesdays at 4 pm (replay Sundays at 5 pm) called The Short Man’s Room.  It’s cross-genre free form radio, heavy on psychedelic space jams and melancholy grooves.  Sometimes I tell stories.”

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).

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 Monday at 8pm, 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.

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

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

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

“I’m a community member and supporter with a weekly show airing live on Wednesdays at 4 pm (replay Sundays at 5 pm) called The Short Man’s Room.  It’s cross-genre free form radio, heavy on psychedelic space jams and melancholy grooves.  Sometimes I tell stories.”

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 Monday at 8pm, 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.

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

“I’m a community member and supporter with a weekly show airing live on Wednesdays at 4 pm (replay Sundays at 5 pm) called The Short Man’s Room.  It’s cross-genre free form radio, heavy on psychedelic space jams and melancholy grooves.  Sometimes I tell stories.”

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

“I’m a community member and supporter with a weekly show airing live on Wednesdays at 4 pm (replay Sundays at 5 pm) called The Short Man’s Room.  It’s cross-genre free form radio, heavy on psychedelic space jams and melancholy grooves.  Sometimes I tell stories.”

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