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
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  • 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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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
12:30 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Christopher Dolinsky : 3/24/14

Joining us this afternoon for Medical Monday is Dr. Christopher Dolinsky of Northeastern Radiation Oncology in Schenectady, New York. He’s here to answer your questions about cancer, cancer treatment and related topics.

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12:15 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Vox Pop : Food Friday : Food Trucks

Credit David Stanley, via Wikimedia Commons

Are you hungry? Look no further than the curb, because the food trucks have pulled up! Today’s show is all about delicious food that comes from the trucks you see around the region. We’re here with Kathy Lloyd, owner of How We Roll and Tim Taney, chef and owner of Slidin’ Dirty.

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12:30 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Vox Pop : Automotive Repair with Gordon Fricke : 3/20/14

Credit By Brian Snelson from Hockley, Essex, England via Wikimedia Commons

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.

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12:30 pm
Wed March 19, 2014

Vox Pop : Book Writing & Publishing : 3/19/14

Credit Flickr

  Have you ever wanted to write a book? Or get a book published? Jeff Herman of the Jeff Herman Agency in Stockbridge, Massachusetts joins us in the studio today to answer your questions about the literary industry.

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2:05 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 3/18/14

It's an open forum today on two subjects:   Ukraine/Crimea and the mysterious disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.  Alan Chartock hosts.

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12:30 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Vince Carsillo : 3/17/14

Credit Capital District Renal Physicians

Dr. Vincent Carsillo of Capital District Renal Physicians is in the studio today to discuss internal medicine and nephrology.

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Food Friday
12:30 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

Food Friday : Wine And Cheese

On this edition of  Food Friday we welcomed sommelier Dominick Purnomo, co-owner of  Yono's Restaurant and dp An American Brasserie, Claire and Sandy Pogue , owners of Epicurean Bistro and Wine Bar and Suzy Konecky, cheese maker at Cricket Creek Farm.   The panel answered your questions about wine, cheese and the perfect pairings of the two! 

Vox Pop
12:30 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Vox Pop : Science Forum : 3/13/14

It's the Science Forum today on Vox Pop today as we welcome back our esteemed panel of experts.  WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.

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12:30 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

Vox Pop : The Copyright Forum : 3/12/14

Credit WIkimedia Commons/Xander

Today on Vox Pop, we look at where art and law meet with the Copyright Forum. Our guests are artist Polly Law, intellectual property lawyer Paul Rapp, and medical illustrator Bill Westwood. 

Vox Pop
12:30 pm
Tue March 11, 2014

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 3/11/14 : Charter Schools

Credit WAMC

Last week, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced he would revoke the city's offer of free classrooms in public schools for three charter schools. Enraged parents filed a historic lawsuit against the city yesterday, re-igniting a firestorm debate over charter schools.

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