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We are proud to welcome the newest member of the 98.1 KZE Sales Team, Dave Keating! Click on his picture to learn more about Dave.

Thank you to Emily Sachar, Publisher & Editor of The Red Hook Daily Catch, and Nick Karpinski, Correspondent “It was a pleasant afternoon in mid-June when Barb Stanley looked down at her phone and smiled. She saw a text message from her husband, Will, who was trying to bake a chocolate cake. He’d never baked, […]

THIS PERFORMANCE HAS BEEN POSTPONED. WINNERS OF PASSES TO THIS SHOW WILL BE WELCOME FOR THE RESCHEDULED DATE. KZE’s Parlour Session with Jim Keller will take place on Friday, June 25th from noon-1 pm. ‘By No Means’ CD Giveaway: Mon 6/7 – Fri 6/11 Ticket Giveaway starts Mon 6/14  The performance will be outdoors on […]

Thanks to CB Wismar for this lovely article on some of the history of KZE! WKZE – Main Street Magazine The very nature of radio broadcasting in the United States has gone through what Shakespeare termed a “sea change” in the 100 years since KDKA in Pittsburgh, PA, took to the airwaves on November 2, […]

Welcome in the New Year and Kiss 2020 Goodbye with DJ Faith! Commercial free from 9pm until midnight. 9:00-9:30pm:  A Tribute to some of the great artists we love and miss 9:30pm-midnight:  The best of 2020, sprinkled with other great tunes to raise your spirits Ring in the New Year with good vibes and the […]

The WKZE Staff is proud to announce our Favorite Albums of 2020! Here’s our list, in no particular order… Rick – Bob Dylan “Rough And Rowdy Ways” Corey – Khruangbin “Mordechai” Will S. – Drive By Truckers “The Unraveling” Dick – Sara Thomsen and Paula Pedersen “Winter Wanderings” Lydia – My Morning Jacket “The Waterfall II” […]

KZE Holiday Dance Party, Tuesday, December 15th at 8pm, on KZE’s YouTube & Facebook pages! 98.1 KZE and Professor Louie & The Crowmatix continue our tradition of spreading holiday cheer with our annual Fundraiser for the Center for Prevention of Child Abuse in Poughkeepsie, NY! CLICK HERE FOR THE YOUTUBE EVENT PAGE Click here for […]

Congratulations to our winners of a $100 Gift Certificate! Bodhi Holistic Spa, Yoga & Salon – Georgene from Pleasantville, NY Hummingbird Jewelers – Dale from Stanfordville, NYLe Perche Bakery & Bar – Marilu from West Shokan, NY Oblong Books and Music – Paul from Millerton, NY Swoon Kitchenbar – Karen from Athens, NY The Culinary […]

Congratulations to all our winners, and thanks to everyone who entered! Special thanks to Billy Denter of Overlook Bicycles in Woodstock, NY, for contributing four amazing bikes given away over four weeks! Not to mention the cool videos he made for all of us each week showing off the bike. View all the winners, watch […]

Thanks to everyone who entered the KZE Valentine’s Day Drawing Drawing! Inspired by last year’s KZE River Tour and the amazing towns we visited, we decided to change things up this year. This year’s theme was “Love Where You Live.” We invited you to share the place YOU love most with an artistic representation, and […]