Q: What do you do at KZE? A: Update the Arts Calendar & spin music on Saturdays from 10-2. Q: What do you do when you’re not working at KZE? A: Momma bliss: reading a ton of books out loud, living room dance parties, kitchen science experiments, watching nature unfold & generally gazing the world […]

Thank you to David Schell of Green Kill in Kingston for featuring 98.1 KZE on the front and back cover of their March 2018 Broadsheet! It’s a monthly poetry booklet Green Kill publishes and provides for free in coffee shops and other places people gather and read. It was a pleasure to meet David and have […]

Saturday Gumbo with Susan Shaw Saturdays 5-7pm A spicy musical mix inspired by New Orleans.  From Professor Longhair to Trombone Shorty, from Back-a-town to the French Quarter… the place to get your Saturday night started in a good groove. Click on the image below to expand the playlist for easier viewing.

New Harmony with Dick Hermans Saturdays 8-10am Called Harmony Junction during KZE’s first year in 1987, New Harmony brings you acoustic music of the folk, bluegrass and Celtic variety, plus the occasional nod to rock’n’roll and blues. Themed sets, an occasional off the wall song, and a positive vibe make New Harmony a fresh listening […]

WKZE Specialty Program Descriptions SATURDAYS Bluegrass Review with Phil Nusbaum: Saturdays 6-7 am The Bluegrass Review is “Up to date and down to earth”, because Phil plays Bluegrass classics as well as the current wave, and includes produced segments and in-depth interviews, adding the insiders’ point of view to the bluegrass experience. eTown with Nick […]

Oilda Barreto OILDA is KZE’s Marketing Manager and has been a devoted fan since she moved up here at the turn of the century. She is also an eclectic music enthusiast and says music speaks all languages. Oilda is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish, is an American Sign Language interpreter and an internationally published writer. […]

Faith Barr FAITH BARR is the host of our Saturday mornings, and has long been an avid KZE fan and is delighted to be near the music. She’s a lifelong student of the breath and how it weaves through the anatomy of singing, poetry and yoga. She’ll be researching local art events to keep you […]

Thank you to The Rhinecliff Hotel, Professor Louie and the Crowmatix, and all our wonderful listeners who attended KZE’s 2017 Holiday Party and donated to The Center for Prevention of Child Abuse! You helped us provide 60 warm coats to local children in need, and over 200 toys… a new record! Thank you and Happy […]

The WKZE Staff is proud to announce our picks for Favorite Albums of 2017! We all had such a hard time choosing just one. Here’s our list, in no particular order… Will S. – Michael Doucet and Tom Ridney “Cajun Fandango” Faith – Johnny Flynn “Sillion” Phil – OLD 97’s “Graveyard Whistling” Oilda – Sharon […]