Local Music

  Portland has a thriving and diverse local music scene, with performance arts ranging from traditional Irish contradance to alternative, electric, and a combination of everything in between. Blunt’s guests will be SPACE music programmer Peter McLaughlin, and Leverett band members Penn Chann and Jesse Gertz. Join Moses Small and Lilly Calvert as they explore … Continue reading »

20th Anniversary of Youth Empowerment: Donate to WMPG

20th Anniversary of Youth Empowerment: Donate to WMPG

Join us as we celebrate 20 years of youth empowerment through radio! Tonight we’ll be looking back over the years on past radio pieces and speaking with the Blunt members who made it all happen. Leo and Sophie will be the hosts for the evening.   And Blunt Radio Project couldn’t happen without the support … Continue reading »

Climate Change

Climate Change

Climate change affects everybody. So, how can you get the facts? How can you help? Hosts Helen Cunningham and Aidan Carter discuss with Meaghan LaSala, Ben Lake, Allyson Gross, and Christine Bagliari around the topic of climate change and how we can (and should) be taking care of the lovely planet we call home. Marches, … Continue reading »

Plastics & Recycling: September 1st

Plastics & Recycling: September 1st

Have you ever wondered: What is a plastic? What goes into recycling? And how does this all affect you?   Hosts Moses Small and Lucy Tabb are joined in studio with: Tyler Kidder, the Assistant Director of Sustainable Programs at the University of Southern Maine and works across all three campuses to decrease environmental impact; … Continue reading »

Sex Ed: Unfiltered Monday, August 11th

Sex Ed: Unfiltered Monday, August 11th

Tune in to 90.9 or 104.1 to listen to Gaby Ferrell and Helen Cunningham discuss sex positive sex ed with some of the biggest names in sex education: Dr. Lindsey Doe from the YouTube channel sexplanations and Lea Grover, author of a very popular Huffington Post article about sex positive parenting.

Salt, Sugar, Fat; The Modern Plague?

Salt, Sugar, Fat; The Modern Plague?

In 1999, the average American consumed about 158 pounds of sugar each year, 30 percent more than they had in 1983. listen to Milena Germon and Helen Bellafiore as they discuss salt, sugar, and fat with:   Rebecca Boulis: Assistant Clinical Professor at UNE; previously a Research Associate at ChildObesity180, a multi-sector organization focused on … Continue reading »

Smartphones, Dumb Kids? July 7th, 2014

Smartphones, Dumb Kids? July 7th, 2014

“Just one more minute…” “I just need to send one more email…” “I could browse Instagram FOREVER!!!” How many times have we heard or said these phrases, in response to daily social interaction? Join hosts Lionel Whitehead and Milena Germon as they discuss technology dependence and addiction with Robert Gould–– a digital marketing & public relations consultant ; Writer … Continue reading »

Autism 6/23/14

Autism 6/23/14

Listen from 7:30pm-8:30pm tonight as hosts Isaac High and Matt Osman discuss autism. Joining them in the discussion is a nurse practitioner and mother of a child with autism, director of programs at the Maine Autism Society, and the founder of Aucocisco school. 90.9 FM 104.1 FM or wmpg.org