Vox Pop

Monday - Friday, 2pm - 3pm

Vox Pop is WAMC's live call-in talk program. Guests with expertise in areas ranging from Astronomy to George Washington speak with WAMC's hosts and answer questions posed by WAMC listeners. We also have a number of forums and guests who are regulars to Vox Pop such as our Science Forum and Gardening program.

Every Monday is a "Medical Monday."  Every Friday is a "Food Friday." 

There are several ways to join the conversation:

  • Call in during the show from 2-3 p.m. at 1-800-348-2551 (1-800-TALK-1)
  • Comment on the show page of the Vox Pop section of WAMC.org
  • Comment on the Vox Pop status update at WAMC's Facebook page
  • Tweet us @WAMCVoxPop

Coming up on Vox Pop:

Monday, July 7
Medical Monday

Tuesday, July 8
Open Forum

Wednesday, July 9
Copyright Forum

Thursday, July 10
Open Forum

Friday, July 11
Dining out with kids

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November 21, 2012

2:00 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings
2:20 PM
I Can’t Help It
Artist : JC Stylles
Album : Exhilaration
Composer : Stevie Wonder
Label : Motema
2:40 PM
Artist : Deep Blue Organ Trio
Album : Wonderful!
Composer : Stevie Wonder
Label : Origin Records
2:56 PM
Up Jumped Spring
Artist : Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers
Album : Three Bline Mice Vol. 1
Composer : Freddie Hubbard
Label : Blue Note Records


Vox Pop
2:13 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Paul Pietrow - 9/9/13

Dr. Paul Pietrow

  Joining us this afternoon to respond to your questions and comments about urology and urological issues is Dr. Paul Pietrow of premier medical group of the Hudson Valley…. 

Vox Pop
2:00 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

Vox Pop: Astronomy with Bob Berman: 9/5/13

On this edition of Vox Pop, we welcome renowned astronomer Bob Berman to the studio to field all of your Astronomy-related questions.

Vox Pop
2:00 pm
Wed September 4, 2013

Vox Pop: Computers with Tony Yang - 9/4/13

Credit Tom Check / Flickr

Its tech galore on this edition of Vox Pop; it's the computer show with Tony Yang of Gig Computers, hosted by WAMC's Ray Graf.

Vox Pop
2:00 pm
Tue September 3, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 9/3/13 : U.S. Attack on Syria

Over the holiday weekend, President Obama asked congress to OK a military strike on Syria in response to the alleged chemical attacks there last month.

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Vox Pop
1:43 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Vox Pop : Gardening : 8/29/13

Credit Sudarshan V / Flickr

Joining us for our Gardening edition of Vox Pop today is Gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and Arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

Our dynamic gardening duo is here for your questions on everything from bark to begonias. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts.

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Vox Pop
2:00 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 8/27/13 : Syria

As U.N. weapons inspectors investigate the fallout of alleged chemical attacks in Syria last week, the U.S. and its allies are debating whether to take military action against the Syrian government under President Bashar Assad.

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Vox Pop
1:29 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Jian Shen : 8/26/13

Credit Nathan Littauer Hospital

Joining us today on Medical Monday to discuss orthopedic surgery and associated issues is Dr. Jian Shen of Nathan Littauer Hospital. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.

Vox Pop
1:58 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

Vox Pop : Automotive Repair with Gordon Fricke : 8/22/13

Today on Vox Pop, we’re joined by Gordon Fricke – owner and operator of Barber & Fricke Automotive Incorporated, an independent repair, auto body, towing and used car facility in Hoosick, New York, to talk cars and car repair.

You can post questions and comments on this page, on Facebook, tweet us @WAMCVoxPop, or email voxpop@wamc.org.


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Vox Pop
2:00 pm
Wed August 21, 2013

Vox Pop : Science Forum : 8/21/13

It's the Science Forum today on Vox Pop today as we welcome back our esteemed panel of experts, Dr. Helen Ghirardella and Dr. Ed Stander, to answer your science questions. WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.

Vox Pop
2:13 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 8/20/13 : Pets and Social Policy

An upstate New York village held a public forum last night to discuss limiting the number of pets per household. They decided to table the discussion, but the larger issue of animal cruelty, hoarding and quality of life lingers...and remains a source of great debate in our society. 

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