THIS WEEK ON WDIY

Thursday, 6:00-7:00pm, host John Pearce previews the CROP Hunger Walks in Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton with the Rev. Dianne Kareha, Matt Piszell, and Julie DeMotte.
Thursday, 11:00pm, Bill Fox concludes the Special Focus on Modulator ESP. The Featured CD at Midnight will be "Box Yourself Into Some Strange Sonic Corner...," self-released.
Friday at 11:00am, Maestra Diane Wittry of the Allentown Symphony Orchestra joins host Karen El-Chaar for a preview of the October 15 and 16 opening gala performances.
Sunday, 10:00-11:00am, Tom Druckenmiller focuses on the center of the folk revival in the 1950's and 60's-New York City. We'll hear some of the scene's early performers.

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On Tuesday, a police officer in the San Diego suburb of El Cajon, Calif., shot and killed an unarmed black man, sparking protests in the area.

El Cajon police Chief Jeff Davis said Tuesday night that police were on the scene because the man's sister had called 911, reporting that her brother was "not acting like himself," Andrew Bowen of member station KPBS reports.

Herschell Gordon Lewis, who died earlier this week at the age of 87, wore several hats over the course of his life: advertising copywriter. Self-styled direct-marketing guru. And, most famously, director of exploitation films of various stripes (nudie, splatter, nudie-splatter).

A Dutch-led team of international investigators has concluded that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, which crashed in July 2014, was shot down by a Russian Buk missile that had been transferred into rebel-held eastern Ukraine.

After the shooting, the surface-to-air missile launcher was transferred back to Russia.

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Dave Alvin at the WDIY Studios

Musician Dave Alvin (founding member of The Blasters) with Blend host, Stewart Brodian, and WDIY Operations Director, Neil Hever, on 9/1/2016 ahead oh his Musikfest Cafe performance.