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 21
Medical Monday

Tuesday, July 22
Open Forum

Wednesday, July 23
Open Forum

Thursday, July 24
Science Forum

Friday, July 25
Food Friday 

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Playlist

December 04, 2012

2:00 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings
2:20 PM
T.S., T.S.
Artist : Bill Watrous
Album : Tiger of San Pedro
Composer : John LaBarbera
Label : Wounded Bird Records
2:40 PM
Intermission Riff
Artist : Stan Kenton
Album : Kenton in Hi-Fi
Composer : Michael Goldsen, Ray Wetzel
Label : Blue Note
2:58 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings

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4:25 pm
Mon April 29, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Nina Sax : 4/29/13

Joining us today on Medical Monday is Dr. Nina Sax, gastroenterologist and WAMC co-host of The Health Show. WAMC's Bob Barrett hosts.

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3:00 pm
Thu April 25, 2013

Vox Pop : Gardening : 4/25/13

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Joining us today to answer your gardening questions are two folks you may already know, and two new guests.

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3:00 pm
Wed April 24, 2013

Vox Pop : Pets & Vets - Dr. Ron Scharf : 4/24/13

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It's Pets & Vets on this edition of Vox Pop with Dr. Ron Scharf of the Animal Hospital of Niskayuna, New York. WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.

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3:00 pm
Tue April 23, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum - The Death Penalty and Torture for Terrorists : 4/23/13

Dzokhar Tsarnaev
Credit FBI

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzokhar Tsarnaev was charged by federal officials yesterday with using a weapon of mass destruction and more charges lay ahead as Massachusetts prosecutors expect to charge him separately in the killing of MIT Police Officer Sean Collier who was shot in his cruiser Thursday night on the school's campus in Cambridge.

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3:00 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Paul Lemanski : 4/22/13

Joining us today on Medical Monday is Dr. Paul Lemanski, founder and director of The Center for Preventive Medicine and Cardiovascular Health, assistant clinical professor of medicine at Albany Medical College, and a fellow of the American College of Physicians. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.

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3:00 pm
Thu April 18, 2013

Vox Pop : Automotive Repair with Gordon Fricke : 4/18/13

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. WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.

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3:00 pm
Wed April 17, 2013

Vox Pop : Science Forum : 4/17/13

It's the Science Forum today on Vox Pop as we welcome back our esteemed panel of experts to answer your science questions. On today's show:

Dr. Ed Stander is a professor of geology and astronomy at the State University of New York at Cobleskill.

Dr. George Shaw, professor of geophysics (retired) in the Geology Department, Union College, will also join us.

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3:00 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum - Terror in Boston : 4/16/13

The aftermath of yesterday's terror attack at the Boston Marathon.
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Yesterday marked a sad day for both our region and Massachusetts capital city as three people perished and hundreds of others were injured in what has been described by officials as an act of terror.

Today we’re opening the lines for you to hear your stories of what many are now calling the Boston Marathon bombing, and your reactions as the investigation continues to develop. We’ll also be monitoring the wires for the latest news on the investigation and bring it to you if and when it becomes available.

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3:00 pm
Mon April 15, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Drs. Amy Novatt and Rachel Masch : 4/15/13

Dr. Amy Novatt, left, and Dr. Rachel Masch.

Joining us today on Medical Monday to answer your questions on obstetrics and gynecology are Drs. Amy Novatt and Rachel Masch.

A member of the Mid Hudson Medical Group practicing in Rhinebeck and Kingston, Dr. Amy Novatt is a graduate of New York Medical College in Manhattan.

Formerly the chief resident at Reading Hospital and Medical Center in Reading, Pennsylvania, Novatt received certification from the American Board of Obstetrics and gynecology in 2009.

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3:00 pm
Thu April 11, 2013

Vox Pop : Birding with Rich Guthrie : 4/11/13

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Today on Vox Pop, bird expert Rich Guthrie answering your avian inquiries. WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.

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