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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 Susan’s last broadcast on 98.1 KZE was on June 9th, 2018 and she is greatly missed! We all wish her the best of luck and success in her future endeavors! You can connect with her through her Facebook page. WE LOVE YOU SUSAN!

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                                                                 FRIDAYS Anecdotal Evidence with  Stuart Spector:  Friday Nights 10:00 – 11:00 pm               […]

Faith Barr FAITH BARR is the host of our weekday Midday Show, as well as Saturday Afternoons. Faith is a lifelong student of the breath and how it weaves through the anatomy of singing, poetry and yoga. She’s always researching local art events to keep you up to date on what’s beautiful in our area […]

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 […]

Enter to win all the amenities to throw a great deck party! Prize Package: – A brand new Weber Stainless Steel grill – The Genesis II E-310 (a $699 value!) from Williams Lumber and Home Centers, with 8 locations, including Rhinebeck, Red Hook, Hudson, High Falls, & Pleasant Valley – Food for 35 people from […]

 We raised just over $1000 for Operation Warm and 188 toys!  Thanks to James and the staff at The Rhinecliff Hotel!  Thanks to Professor Louie & The Crowmatix!  Thanks to Firehouse Productions!   Thanks to our sponsor: HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley’s Medical Alert Service.  A 24 hour Personal Responder, connecting Independent Seniors with emergency […]

It’s easy!  Just stop by one of the following locations: Williams Lumber and Home Centers in Rhinebeck and Red Hook Adams Fairacre Farms in Kingston The Hop in Beacon The Wine Hutch in Kingston Hunt Country Furniture in Wingdale Pick up an entry form and mail it to 98.1 KZE!  Then on Friday May 27th, […]