Communities Amplified presents original Spanish content as part of the expanded multilingual programming on the WLPN airwaves each week.
This project is supported by major funding from The Field Foundation and additional support from The McCormick Foundation, The National Endowment for the Arts and the Chicago Learning Exchange.
Cruel Public Schooling [CPS] is a youth produced segment that discusses issues revolving Chicago Public Schools schools, family and students. As part of Wattz Up!, Yollocalli Arts Reach Radio Productions, CPS opens a platform to cover essential topics that can impact Black and Brown students all over Chicago neighborhoods.
CPS is produced and hosted by Melissa Regalado in collaboration with Wattz Up! Team.
Soothing Sounds is curated by the fine folks at UNCANNEDmusic. This series aims to present calming tones for our stressed-out times. UNCANNED curates extra-ordinary sound experiences for the hospitality industry, creating unique designs to enhance any situation through music. Lumpen Radio and UNCANNED hope that this special programming helps you find your center.
The Global Get Down!
Let the vapor embrace you. New moods. New attitudes. New music
THE NEW AGE is a show created by Hampton for Lumpen Radio which first aired in February 2016 as THE NEW AGE OF JAZZ featuring music from Chicago artists mixed with classic and obscure titles along with occasional guest DJ sets, Curry Supply Company, artist interviews and live on-air performances. In January 2018, the show changed its format to include a theme song and, shortly thereafter, a co-host (DJ KimBuck2).
Contemporary art talk without the ego. The Midwest’s largest independent contemporary art talk show.
Underplayed classics, and small-label gems, spanning all eras of honky tonk, bluegrass, outlaw, western swing, country soul/funk, Ameripolitan. Stubbornly curated by Chicago’s country-est mofo: singer & songwriter Lawrence Peters.