You are here


what's happening at WICN...

Subscribe to WICN Public Radio RSS

Indie Film Nite

Program Coordinator and Discussion Leader: Prof. Arthur Nolletti, Jr.,
Professor Emeritus of English and Film Studies, Framingham State University

A Collaboration between Framingham State University and Amazing Things (Framingham)

Event Date: 
Wed, 09/25/2013 - 19:00

Jazz Show & Jam w/host: Jesse Combs, guitar

Jesse currently studies jazz performance at the Hartt School in Hartford, Connecticut. We are calling his jam "Youth is Served" w/ Jesse Combs Band. His jam will be open to all as all of our jams are but we hope will attract many of our area high school and college age players to this one in particular.

Event Date: 
Tue, 09/24/2013 - 20:00

Jazz Show & Jam w/Host Joe Raia, sax

Joe Raia grew up in Lexington, MA, and graduated from Berklee College of Music in Boston where he studied saxophone and clarinet with the world-renowned woodwind instructor, the late great Joe Viola, and studied composition and arranging with Herb Pomeroy, Phil Wilson, and Greg Hopkins.

A stalwart in the New England blues, R&B and jazz scene, he has performed with many Boston Music Awards winners and nominees, Boston Battle of the Blues Bands winners, and has performed in 11 countries in North America and Europe.

Event Date: 
Tue, 09/17/2013 - 20:00

Cabaret - Feature: Dominique Buck; Pianist: Tom LaMark; Host: Leslie Holmes

Dominique Buck, a Dutch native, started singing when she was still in her diapers and her passion for music never faded away. She has been performing ever since.

She is a Medical doctor and recently moved to Boston for a PhD in vascular surgery.

She used to sing in a pop/rock-band in Amsterdam, however has been focusing on soul and jazz lately.

Ticket Prices: $10 ($9 mem & BACA)

Event Date: 
Wed, 09/11/2013 - 19:00

Boston Stand Up Comedian PAUL NARDIZZI

 After a summer break, THE COMEDY MIQUE SHOW returns NOTE: THIS IS A CHANGE FROM OUR USUAL FIRST WEDNESDAY DUE TO ROSH HASHANAH AND OTHER LOGISTICAL REASONS. We all therefore WILL be allowed to laugh on MONDAY night as we welcome one of the Boston area's top comics. Framingham's own PAUL NARDIZZI.

Event Date: 
Mon, 09/09/2013 - 19:30

Jazz Show & Jam w/ Host Daryl Lowery, sax & Berklee College of Music Faculty

Daryl Lowery, saxophonist, was born and raised in the Metropolitan New York area were he was exposed to Jazz, Soul, Funk, R&B and fell in love with these and other African American art forms. Daryl came to Boston to study at New England Conservatory and has since recorded and/or performed with such notables as imortals Dizzy Gilespie and Jackie Byard, the eclectic Ran Blake and Boston's funk legend Ellis Hall.

Event Date: 
Tue, 09/03/2013 - 20:00

Brenda Wineapple

Sunday, August 25, 2013 - 9:30pm

America has always had periods of confidence, crisis and compromise. But did we handle it any different? Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 when Al speaks with award winning author and historian Brenda Wineapple. Her new book, Ecstatic Nation takes a look back at how this country handled such issues.


Thursday, August 15, 2013 - 11:00am

North American warblers are among the most beautiful of our migrant breeders, but identifying them can be a real challenge. Though often colorful, they are also small, very active and often stay high up in foliage or hiding in dense cover. Writer, photographer, musician and bird tour guide TOM STEPHENSON, along with Scott Whittle, have written and created a new, state of the art guide to this group of birds titled THE WARBLER GUIDE. Tune in tonight and find out what it takes to produce a groundbreaking natural history book in the age of digital media. 

Carrie Crane: Blinded By Science

Thursday, August 15, 2013 - 11:00am

Inquiry welcomes back artist CARRIE CRANE. Her latest series of work is the result of her artistic responses to a researcher’s work in the Clark University Physics Department. Andreea Panaitescu was examining “the order and disorder of packing spheres in a confined cube. Carrie Crane’s fascinating and beautiful work inspired by this research can be seen in the group show that Carrie curated: BLINDED BY SCIENCE, currently on view at the Krikorian Gallery at the Worcester Center for Crafts, 

Sunday Jazz Brunch - The Lance Houston Jazz Quintet

Tamo Bar

Each Sunday, Tamo hosts Sunday Jazz Brunch on the Terrace!  Indulge in Chef Robert Tobin's delicious brunch menu while waking up to the smooth sounds of Lance Houston's Jazz Quintet. 

Brunch is available from 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. and reservations are not necessary.

Event Date: 
Sun, 09/01/2013 - 11:30
Sun, 09/08/2013 - 11:30
Sun, 09/15/2013 - 11:30
Sun, 09/22/2013 - 11:30
Sun, 09/29/2013 - 11:30


Of Interest

You Shop.
Amazon Gives.

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to WICN whenever you shop on AmazonSmile!

Click HERE to shop now.


Become a Member Now

Can't remember the last time you gave? Time to become a SUSTAINER!!

Your ongoing monthly donation will ensure that your membership never expires.

CLICK HERE to join now.

Don't forget your


Underwriter of the Week

Scullers Jazz Club
Doubletree Suites
by Hilton

Presenting world-class artists in "straight ahead, Latin, and Contemporary Jazz…Blues, Soul, R&B…Cabaret and World Music." Dinner and Show packages can be reserved by calling 617-542-4111.