(originally posted 7/2/23)
Special 4th of July Programming on RadioStPete!

Monday, July 3rd    6-9pm “Live from Ferg’s Clubhouse Grand Opening.  St. Pete legendary entrepreneur has done it again! Mike Rickord hosts on our “St. Pete Sounds” Online Channel and on the Florida Sports Stream at RadioStPete.com.

Tuesday, July 4th 

5am “Morning Classics” A special selection of symphonic music by American composers for Independence Day.   Online only at RadioStPete.com

7am “Wind & Rhythm” A concert band special with some great American band music. Maybe you played these memorable works in high school?

8am “Morning News with entertaining spoken word features about the 4th.

8:30am “Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square” Inspiring music to begin your holiday.

9am “America, Our Country, Our Music” with Charlie Warren Music and comments to take you into the heart of America, including a powerful presentation of our 200+ year old national anthem.

10am “Global Village” featuring musicians who have immigrated to America. Global Village celebrates the 4th of July with a rich array of music from artists from around the world who now call America home, from American artists inspired by world sounds to some of the many great regional and ethnic music of this country.

11am “Great American Road Trip” a musical journey state by state. Jim Raposa is your host “behind-the-wheel” linking these songs together with facts and tidbits that seamlessly tie one song after another for a truly entertaining experience.

12pm “Pulse” Radio Special Happy Birthday, America! From the very beginning, science has shaped this country. Many of the Founding Fathers — Madison, Jefferson, Washington — were science geeks, and their methodical way of thinking is reflected in the Declaration of Independence. To celebrate the holiday, we dig into the science that makes fireworks sparkle, flags durable, and hot dogs delicious. Plus, what brain researchers are learning about the pursuit of happiness and feelings of patriotism.

1pm “Broadway Matinee” Patriotic tunes from the most American art form, Broadway.

2pm -11pm “A Tampa Bay 4th.  Non-stop greatest hits from our local Tampa Bay musician’s catalog. Forget Spotify and Pandora and take our great local music stream to your backyard BBQ!!