WDIY Headlines

In Memory of WDIY Volunteer Martin Boksenbaum

Aug 9, 2019

We remember valued WDIY volunteer and friend Martin Boksenbaum who passed away peacefully in his home on August 7, 2019.

Greg Capogna continues his look at the many corners of the Lehigh Valley with a focus on the borough of Hellertown in Northampton County.

Pentley Holmes on Live from Godfrey Daniels

Aug 8, 2019

Easton-based singer-songwriter Pentley Holmes joins host Dina Hall for an interview and in-studio performance on Live from Godfrey Daniels to preview his upcoming Musikfest set.

World War II: Why does that period of our history continue to draw our attention? How did countries get into this war? What was the role of the Great Depression? 

We Banjo 3 Live on The Blend

Aug 7, 2019
Shamus McGroggan

Galway, Ireland bluegrass/folk band We Banjo 3 join host Dave Pandl in the studio for a live performance and interview previewing their Musikfest appearance.

Derek Redmond, Paul Campbell

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock festival, Steve Aaronson digs into the Folk Classics archives for an interview with celebrated singer-songwriter Richie Havens, recorded in 2009 before Havens' performance in Reading, PA.

Greater Valley YMCA's David Fagerstrom on LV Discourse

Aug 5, 2019

Guest David Fagerstrom, President and CEO of the Greater Valley YMCA, discusses the longstanding organization, its history in the Lehigh Valley, and plans for the future.

Seth Witcher Live on The Blend

Aug 1, 2019
Shamus McGtoggan

Allentown alternative pop artist Seth Witcher joins host Stewart Brodian in the WDIY studios for a live performance and interview ahead of his three upcoming sets at Musikfest.

At the Movies: Yesterday

Aug 1, 2019

Paul Willistein of the Lehigh Valley Press reviews the romantic comedy film, "Yesterday." The film takes place in a world that never knew the Beatles with only one man, Jack Malik, remembering the band's songs. Jack uses his knowledge of the band to rise to fame though realizes what he truly needs, is love.

Economic Pulse: Week of 7/19/19

Aug 1, 2019
Alexis Raskin

Dr. Kamram Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation.