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Bill Fox / WDS Productions

On Galactic Travels™, the Special Focus for August is Finite Element. Finite Element is Rich Kennicutt of Binghamton, NY. His music is keyboard-based. His major influences are '70s era Berlin School electronic music artists Klaus Schulze, Tangerine Dream, and Ashra. Elements of Ambient and Dark Ambient are included in the mix.



On the Next Galactic Travels™ 2021-08-05

8 hours ago
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Bill Fox / WDS Productions

The latest show's playlist (July 29 - show #1265) is available for your inspection. On the next Galactic Travels™, a month-long Special Focus on Finite Element begins. The Featured CD at Midnight will be "Convergence."

The White House

After announcing President Joe Biden’s upcoming visit to the Lehigh Valley last week, the White House has revealed additional details about his trip, which will take Biden to a major truck manufacturing facility. WDIY’s Sarit Laschinsky has more.

“Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain” is an intense, inspiring yet tragic look at the celebrity chef and TV show personality. “Roadrunner” director Morgan Neville (Oscar recipient for the documentary “20 Feet from Stardom”) creates a lasting impression of the culinary legend. Paul Willistein of the Lehigh Valley Press reviews the documentary film.

Economic Pulse: Week of 7/23/21

Jul 26, 2021

Car sales crash due to a lack of chips...

Dr. Kamran Afshar takes a look at this and more in his synopsis of the week's economic news and trends across the Lehigh Valley and the nation.

Click here for the latest Lehigh Valley Economic Review.

WDIY's Top 10 Albums of June 2021

Jul 24, 2021

We’re halfway through summer and almost done with July, so here’s a look back at what our WDIY listeners were loving on air in the month of June. Scroll down for the descriptions, and flip through the slideshow to check out the album art. If you want to see your favorites bumped up higher on the list for July, or have something new entirely you want on air, then request your favorite songs and albums to our volunteer hosts!

Lisa Ferdinando / Office of the Secretary of Defense Public Affairs

President Joe Biden plans to bring his infrastructure sales pitch to the Lehigh Valley area next week, where he will promote the importance of American manufacturing and buying American-made products. WDIY’s Sarit Laschinsky has more.

On this edition of Middle School Perspective, Kyra Kelly welcomes a fellow eighth grade student to the program to talk about the effects and impact social media has on young people's mental health...both good and bad.

John Pearce sits down with renowned Lehigh Valley poet and teaching artist Marilyn Hazelton who recalls her family's history from Ellis Island to Erie, and talks about how she discovered journaling as a way to work through the anxiety, confusion, and stress of the pandemic.

Calling all singers in the Lehigh Valley! Silagh White welcomes to the program local author Frank Demilt, whose new book is The Blueprint: The Bible for Becoming a Successful Performing Musician in the Digital Age.