You are here

what's happening at WICN...

Support for comes from...

Subscribe to WICN Public Radio RSS

New England Ringers

Ring in the holidays with the New England Ringers performing classical and holiday favorites! This fifteen-member highly energetic ensemble plays advanced handbell works with a blend of musical moods and styles—from classical transcriptions, familiar favorites, and original compositions, all with a touch of entertaining humor.. Video

Artists’ Website

Tickets: $28, $22, $15


Event Date: 
Sun, 12/16/2012 - 17:00

Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters, Opening Act: Tom “Satch” Kerans

Considered by critics, fans, and fellow musicians to be one of the greatest guitarists to ever grace this planet, Ronnie Earl’s music truly transcends genres and touches the soul. Be it jazz, blues, or standards, his dynamic approach to playing is respectful of his influences and at the same time transporting jazz and blues into the next millennium.

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/14/2012 - 20:00

Cyrus Chestnut Trio

Get in the holiday spirit with internationally renowned pianist Cyrus Chestnut's hard swinging, soulful sounds! Hear classics from his album A Charlie Brown Christmas, along with other tunes that make him "the best jazz pianist of his generation" (Time magazine).  A staple in the jazz community, Chestnut blends styles that are unabashedly rooted in Gospel and touches on blues-inflected harmonies and tones of Jelly Roll Morton's ragtime and early jazz.

Event Date: 
Sun, 12/09/2012 - 17:00


Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 11:30am

Can talking a long hike in the forest actually lower our blood pressure, improve our cognition and creativity and relieve anxiety and depression?   Amazingly, scientists from around the globe are discovering that spending time in nature can do wonders for us. Tune in tonight and learn about some of this ground-breaking research when we talk with writer and journalist FLORENCE WILLIAMS. She has a new piece in Outside Magazine on-line titled THE NATURE CURE: TAKE TWO HOURS OF A PINE FOREST AND CALL ME IN THE MORNING. 

Womens' Silent Film Series "Heart of the Hills" Featuring live piano accompaniment by Pamela Hines, Introduction by Nicole Watson and...

....and Andy Cummings at 9PM

$5 Donation

Event Date: 
Sun, 12/16/2012 - 18:00

Jennifer Antkowiak with Thaddeus Bell, Geoffrey Watson-Oehling, and Thomas Spears!

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/15/2012 - 21:00

Niki Luparelli, Dan Burke and the Gold Diggers!

$5 Cover

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/14/2012 - 21:00

"Charles Dickens' Christmas Punch Event" with....

with "Cocktail" Bob Oborne 7pm, Followed by Carolling on the Patio, Followed by A Very, Merry, "Camped-Up" Christmas Show with Lisa Hall, Bill Duffy and friends at 9pm!

One cover charge to attend all events!  $10












Event Date: 
Thu, 12/13/2012 - 19:00

Nicole's (nearly) End of the World Birthday Bash! Featuring The Nic-o-tines! Games, prizes, FREE Cake!

Event Date: 
Wed, 12/12/2012 - 21:00

Brian Sampson and Friends!

Event Date: 
Tue, 12/11/2012 - 21:30


Of Interest

Shop and Support

AmazonSmile Ad

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to WICN Public Radio Inc whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.


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.


Underwriter of the Week

The Bull Run has been a Tavern for centuries and their  philosophy is simple: use only the freshest ingredients from area small farms and providers; treat the staff and the talent like gold; support the local events and institutions that truly create community; and bring world-class entertainment to Central Massachusetts.