WRFI - 88.1 in Ithaca, 91.9 in Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen

WRFI exists to inform and entertain and will always be community owned and operated, providing access to the airwaves and an opportunity to learn the craft of radio while serving the general well-being of its community. The station strives to cultivate and promote programs that share local and underrepresented perspectives in keeping with the following values: peace, justice, sustainability, freedom of expression, cultural diversity, integrity, joy.

Today’s Schedule

  • In-Depth In-Depth's goal is to dig deeper than just headlines allow. We will cover current events from cover to cover, with an in-depth look at primary sources, documents and policy. We will also talk to experts in their fields to get perspective and details. The show focuses on interviewing people who make the news, volunteers, local business owners, people making waves in the community.
    LIVE @ 7:30 AM
  • WRFI Community Radio News (Monday) Tompkins and Schuyler counties’ daily summary of local and regional news, particularly stories that are under-represented by commercial media. The broadcast also delivers local field reports, interviews, and public service announcements to our listeners. Contact news@ithacaradio.org to send your news or join our team of volunteers.
    LIVE @ 6:00 PM
  • Crazy Words, Crazy Tune Vintage jazz, blues, popular song, and other legacies of the 1920's and 1930's, the early days of the recorded music business.
    LIVE @ 7:00 PM
  • The Humming Wires Meandering through time and space. Local, world, folk, psych, avant-garde, noise, punk, rock and roll.
    LIVE @ 9:00 PM
  • The Outside is In Free form programming with a focus on experimental and strange music. "The Outside Is In" is a free-form music show that explores the outer limits of music with a focus on unknown or obscure artists. Electronic, noise, post-punk, folk, chamber music and more could be heard during any show.
    LIVE @ 11:00 PM


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