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, April 14
Medical Monday
Dr. Jason Mouzakes

Tuesday, April 15
Open Forum

Wednesday, April 16
Poetry Forum

Thursday, April 17
Automotive Repair
Gordon Fricke

Friday, April 18
Food Friday
Theme: Brunch

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Playlist

January 22, 2013

2:00 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings
2:20 PM
Turn Every Stone
Artist : Lalo Schifrin
Album : Mannix Soundtrack
Composer : Lalo Schifrin
Label : Aleph Records
2:40 PM
End of the Rainbow
Artist : Lalo Schifrin
Album : Mannix Soundtrack
Composer : Lalo Schifrin
Label : Aleph Records
2:58 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings

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Vox Pop - Medical Monday
3:00 pm
Mon August 20, 2012

Vox Pop : Medical Monday with Dr. Kirsi Jarvinen-Seppo : 8/20/12

Joining us on this edition of Medical Monday on Vox Pop to discuss allergies is Dr. Kirsi Jarvinen-Seppo, of the Allergy and Asthma Center at Albany Medical Center.

An assistant professor of medicine and pediatrics at Albany Medical Center, and assistant professor in the Center for Immunology and Microbial Disease at Albany Medical College, she specializes in food allergies, allergic rhinitis, atopic dermatitis, asthma, drug allergy and allergy testing.

Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Thu August 16, 2012

Vox Pop : Astronomy with Bob Berman : 8/16/12

On this edition of Vox Pop, renowned astronomer Bob Berman talks stars, moons, and the multi-verse from the comfort of our studio. It's our astronomy show, hosted by Ray Graf.

Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Wed August 15, 2012

Vox Pop : Open Forum - Politics and Religion : 8/15/12

Today on Vox Pop, a new poll shows that voters in New York City are less likely to vote for an atheist or a 'born again' Christian than a Muslim or Mormon candidate. What do you think of these stats, and of the effect religion can have on personal and national politics? WAMC's Ray Graf hosts with guest WAMC's Alan Chartock.

Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Tue August 14, 2012

Vox Pop : Open Forum - VP Paul Ryan - 8/14/12

On this edition of Vox Pop, we want your opinion on presumptive Republican vice presidential contender Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.

Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Mon August 13, 2012

Vox Pop : Medical Monday with Dr. Daniel Cameron : 8/13/12

On this edition of Medical Monday on Vox Pop we welcome Dr. Daniel Cameron of the Lyme Project. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.

Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Thu August 9, 2012

Vox Pop : Science Forum : 8/9/12

On this edition of Vox Pop we gather our panel of experts to respond to your science-related questions and comments, for a program we like to call the Science Forum. On today’s show: Barbara Brabetz, Ken Welles, and George Shaw. WAMC’s Patrick Donges hosts.

Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Wed August 8, 2012

Vox Pop : Fracking : 8/8/12

In a recently published interview, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation chairman Joe Martens says that the state’s review of the potential environmental impacts of hydraulic fracturing for natural gas – known as ‘fracking’ – remains a work in progress, despite the department having already produced about 4,000 pages on the subject.

Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Tue August 7, 2012

Vox Pop : Sport and Illegal Substances : 8/7/12

This week local judo fighter Nick Delpopolo became the first Olympic athlete to be disqualified from competing after an in-competition drug test. It wasn’t steroids or human growth hormone that got him kicked off the American squad, it was a positive test for marijuana, which was added to the International Olympic Committee’s banned substances list following a positive test in 1998.

Vox Pop - Medical Monday
3:00 pm
Mon August 6, 2012

Vox Pop : Medical Monday with Dr. Mark Pettus : 8/6/12

Joining us on this edition of Medical Monday on Vox Pop is St. Peter’s Hospital Chief of Medicine Mark Pettus. He’s a clinical associate professor of medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and the former medical director of the Kripalu Institute for integrated healing, located in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. WAMC’s Alan Chartock hosts.

 

Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Thu August 2, 2012

Vox Pop : Gardening : 8/2/12

Joining on this edition of Vox Pop is arborist Fred Breglia, gardener Greg Ward, for this August edition of WAMC’s gardening program.

Our dynamic gardening duo is here for your questions on everything from bark to begonias. We go coast-to-coast on this show with one question from a listener in California. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts.

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