Holiday Specials 2021
NEW YEAR'S EVE FRIDAY, DECEMBER 31
– WFPK hosts spend the day counting down their favorite Albums of 2021! (6 am - 6 pm)
– STACY OWEN (3-6 pm) Stacy plays songs to inspire a new beginning from 3-5 pm, then the theme for the Friday Ride Home is The Women of 2021!
– KYLE MEREDITH WITH... (6-7 pm)
It's one more Flashback Friday for 2021! We'll celebrate a few albums that were released this week in history and then spin some of the biggest albums of the last 50 years.
– FRIDAY NIGHT SOUND CLASH NYE w/ Matt Anthony (7-11 pm) Matt spins an all vinyl dance party to get you ready to ring in 2022!
– NIGHT VISIONS NYE SPECIAL (11 pm–1:00 am) All three Night Visions hosts team up with JP Source from The Constellation to countdown to 2022! Listen for an eclectic party mix of independent and under-represented dance, electronica, rock and pop music from around the world.
NEW YEAR'S DAY SATURDAY, JANUARY 1 – AMERICAN ROUTES (6 - 8 am) Join us for a Louisiana New Year’s Party, complete with Cajun and Creole zydeco tunes to get you up and dancing, and New Orleans piano and song. First stop, live on stage in Lafayette with Beausoleil and Terrance Simien’s Zydeco Experience. Then, back home to New Orleans for a special live set with piano man Tom McDermott and vocalist Meschiya Lake.
– SHEROES (8 - 9 am) Carmel Holt welcomes Tori Amos who talks about her new release, Ocean to Ocean.
– 2021 MUSICIANS MEMORIAL SPECIAL (9 am - 11 am)
Host Paul Ingles bids a proper and fond farewell to some of the best-loved artists we lost this year. You'll hear music from Nanci Griffith, Tom T. Hall, Chick Corea, Biz Markie and more.
–WINTERSONG w/Stacy Owen (11 am-12 pm) Tune in for songs about the cold from Rolling Stones, Joni Mitchell, Vampire Weekend and more!
– ROOTS N' BOOTS YEAR END SPECIAL (12-3 pm)
Michael Young shares his Top 20 Americana Albums of 2021!
– SOUND OPINIONS BEST OF 2021 (3 - 4 pm)
2021 was full of highly anticipated releases and unexpected gems from relatively unknown artists. Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot reveal their lists of the Best Albums of 2021.
– RELICS FIRSTS FOR THE NEW YEAR with Duke Meyer (4 – 7 pm)
Duke hosts a show filled with number one hits, first albums and one hit wonders!