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

  • Your Morning (Friday) Catch up with our hosts Aryeal Jackson (Mondays), Ryan Clover-Owens (Wednesdays), and Laura Rosbrow-Telem (Fridays) for homegrown news, conversations, tunes, and views. All of it for, and by, the people of Tompkins and Schuyler counties.
    LIVE @ 7:00 AM
  • Crazy Words, Crazy Tune w/ Roger Vintage jazz, blues, popular song, and other legacies of the 1920's and 1930's, the early days of the recorded music business.
    LIVE @ 12:05 PM
  • Human Rights and Social Justice Program Conversations with activists and scholars about human rights and social justice issues of interest to our community, and how these issues intersect on the local, national, and international level.
    LIVE @ 4:00 PM
  • WRFI Community Radio News 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
  • Rocket Morton Show w/ Rocket Raw power from the old school, some familiar, most not, all killer no filler. Wild R&B shouters, lysergic weirdos, avant-garage, hillbillies, rockabillies, funky freaks, soul crooners, outsiders, acid blues, odds & ends served up by your host with the most Rocket Morton.
    LIVE @ 7:00 PM
  • Conference of the Birds with Stephen Cope Experimental, folk, and classical musics from around and beyond the globe, from field recordings to free-jazz. Hosted by Stephen Cope.
    LIVE @ 9:00 PM


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