As of June 8, 2012, all past podcasts of Arts on Fire can be found at the WRFA Blogsite: http://wrfalp.wordpress.com/arts-on-fire/
Arts on Fire - June 1 2012
A conversation with with Ken Hardley, previewing the 1st annual Great American Picnic at the Southern Tier Brewing Company, plus a conversation with Bill Thomas from the Active Artist Alliance. Music from Pat Maloney, John Latinni, Baby Gramps, Jeff Erickson & More.
Arts on Fire - May 25 2012
An interview with Arts Council for Chautauqua County Board Member Vanessa Weinert, who discusses the Art in a Bottle fundraiser, plus a conversation with Bill Thomas of the Active Artists Alliance, who's helping to coordinate the 2nd Annual All Decks on Hand exhibit. Plus an interview with musician Brent Petrson, Lakewood Native now living in the greater Washington D.C. area.
Arts on FIre - May 18 2012
An interview with Stephanie Rogers from Infinity Visual and Performing Arts, Inc., along with an interview with musician Cale Hawkins. Plus music from Infinity Students.
AOF May 11, 2012
Interview with George Moore about the May 13 Sundae Bloody Sundae show Galactic Systems Headquarters; Interview with Jim Hefernan (Brooklyn), who is playing May 11 at Labyrinth Press Company; and a conversation with national musician and editor of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine, who is doing a workshop May 14 at Trinity Guitars. Plus music from Phantasm.
AOF April 27, 2012
Jason Sample talks with Will McFarlene and Bill Ward.
AOF April 20, 2012
Interview with Len Barry about a new exhibit at the 3rd on 3rd Gallery and an upcoming Arts Council Fundraiser, plus Conor McGibboney from Galactic Systems and music from Chris Passamonte and Claire Stucynski.
AOF April 13, 2012
Replay of Woodsongs Coffeehouse Radio Epsidoe 14.
AOF April 6, 2012
Jason Sample talks with all six members of Big Leg Emma and covers the bands history along with details on the brand new album "Revival" - plus the band performs four live songs from the album. Recorded April 2, 2012 at the Infinity Visual and Performing Arts Studio in Jamestown, N.Y.
AOF March 30, 2012
Interview with Michigan-based singer/songwriter John Latini, along with hightlights of his past performances on the Woodsongs Coffeehouse Radio Hour with Ken Hardley.
AOF March 23, 2012
An interview with musician Christopher Bell and an interview with Jeremy Quinten from Small Houses.
AOF March 15, 2012
An interview with Jim Holler, Sue Colwell and Rick LaDue regarding the Soup and a Song fundraiser at the St. Susan's Center. Plus a talk with the creators of the Winter's Kill movie project, and Michael Centi drops by to give us an update on his move project - The Murderous Rampage of Malichi Stitch.
AOF March 9, 2012
An interview with Jamestown, NY native Paul Volpe from the band Triple Cobra (Brooklyn, NY), discussing his band's upcoming appearance at the 2012 South by Southwest Festival in Austin, TX. Plus Adam Owens - director of the play "Panache" at the Lucille Ball Little Theatre and the Lucy-Desi Center press conference, annoucing the line up for the 2012 Lucille Ball Festival of Comedy in August.
AOF March 2, 2012
Replay of Woodsongs Coffeehouse Radio Epsidoe 13.
AOF Feb 17, 2012
Jason Sample interviews Ken Hardley, local musician and host of the Woodsongs Coffeehouse Radio Hour. With woodsong performances from Cindy Haight, Jeff Erickson, Blue Magoo, Ken Hardley and More.
AOF Feb 10, 2012
Debra Eck and Jennifer Schlick from the "Women Create" art exibit, plus an interview and music from local musician Kev Rowe.
AOF Feb 3, 2012
Replay of Woodsongs Radio Hour Epsidoe 12.
AOF Jan 27, 2012
An interview with Pittsburgh-based artist Jennifer Gooch, who's exhibit "Almost Home" is being shown at the 3rd on 3rd Gallery in Jamestown from Jan. 24 - Feb. 7. Plus musican Max Garcia Conover - a Bemus Point native currently living in Portland, ME.
AOF Jan 13, 2012
Poetry Outloud - An interview with Jamestown High School Students Kavita Oza, Johnna Graham, Taylor Estrada and Josh Reyes, along with English Teacher Mrs. Kathy Eckstrom. The guests talk about their participation in the Poetry Outloud competition and also recite the poems that helped them place in the local competition held in Dec., 2011.
AOF Jan 6, 2012
Replay of Woodsongs Radio Hour Episode 11.
AOF Dec 16, 2011
Arts on Fire, featuring an interview with hip hop group The 7:30 Boys (Jamestown, NY) along with three of their songs. Plusan interview with Brian Hanna of Band Hanna.
AOF Dec 9, 2011
Arts on Fire, featuring an interview from Tiny B plus music from his new Album "A Northern Soul"
AOF Dec 2, 2011
An interview with Joe Glarner, producer of the "Chautauqua to Allegheny Mountain Christmas 2" compilation fundraiser CD, featuring local musicians and singers from Chautauqua and Warren Counties.
AOF Nov 25, 2011
Replay of Woodsongs Radio Hour Episode 10.
AOF Nov 18 2011
Featuring an interview with Karen Livesy and Dorothy Levin, authors of a new book featuring postcards from Jamestown. Plus an interview with Randy Sweeney of the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation.
AOF Nov 11 2011
Featuring an interview with Jamestown native musician and writer Ron Would (Goatskins). Plus a converstation with Len Barry from the Arts Council and music from the Goatskins and Thee Audience.
AOF Nov 4, 2011
Replay of Woodsongs Radio Hour Episode 9.
AOF Oct 28 2011
Featuring an interview with Jim Berry from the Roger Tory Peterson Institute, Jeff Erickson from the Reg Lenna Civic Center and Michael Centi, director of The Murderous Rampage of Malachi Stitch. Plus music from Joey Cobra.
AOF Oct 21 2011
Featuring an interview with Len Barry from the Arts Council for Chautauqua County and editor of the Arts on Fire E-Newsletter. Plus an interview with Angelo Giuffre from The Spire of Jamestown and an interview with Jamestown's Lia Habel, Author of "Dearly, Departed."
AOF Oct 13 2011
Arts on Fire featuring interviews with Len Barry of the Chautauqua County Arts Council, local musician Cindy Haight and Brandon Abbott with the Improv Comedy project at Galactic Systems Headquarters. Along with a performance by Brian Hanna during the Woodsongs Coffee House Radio Hour on Sept. 29, 2011.
AOF Oct 6 2011 - Part 1
Dennis Drew Interviews Richard Gilewitz
AOF Oct 6, 2011 - Part 2
Arts on Fire featured some highlights from the October 6 Episode of the Woodsongs Coffeehouse Radio Hour with Ken Hardley, featuring Folk Singers Extraordinaire Patrick and Rosie Maloney.
AOF Sept 30, 2011
An Interview with guitarist Jeff Erickson of 10,000 Maniacs plus Vanesa Weinert from the Salvation Army Anew Center discussing the upcoming Art of the Anew art exhibit.
AOF Sept 23, 2011
WRFA discusses the 2011 Fall Season with Infinity Visual and Peforming Arts staffmember Stephanie Rogers. We also feature our interview with the filmakes involved in the Winter-Kill Project in Jamestown, NY. Plus an interview with Ken Hardley, host of the Woodsongs Coffeehouse Radio Hour.
AOF Sept 16, 2011
Featuring the 10,000 Maniacs tribute performance from local musicians in the Jamestown area. The event took place Friday, Sept 9 during the opening reception for the "These are Days" exhibit at the 3rd on 3rd Gallery in Jamestown.
AOF Sept 9, 2011
10,000 Maniacs founding members Dennis Drew and Steve Gustafson talk about the founding of the band and its rise to international acclaim during the 1980s. Show begins at 1 p.m. on 107.9
AOF Sept 2, 2011
Interview and music from Joe Grice (Joey Cobra, The Cobra Brothers, Itchy Boy and the Cobras - Jamestown, NY) along with an interview with Ken Hardley, host of the Woodsongs Coffeehouse Radio Hour.
AOF Aug 26, 2011
Interview and music from The Cryptic Yeast (George Moore & Rob Fiasco - Jamestown, NY) to discuss their music and the Crypticomp Vol. 2 project.
AOF Aug 19, 2011
Interview and music from Thee Audience (Jamestown, NY) - Matthew Baxter, Mark Cooper, Ryan Ecklund and Daniel Witherspoon.
AOF - Aug 12
Featuring the Drama Enrichment Program plus a replay of Dennis Drew's interview with BLE from April, 2011.
AOF - Aug 5
Featuring interview and music from Hot Stenographer (Jamestown, NY) plus interview and music from White Bison (Buffalo, NY)
AOF - July 29
Night Lights at the Heron with event Organizer Doug Sitler and music and interview from the Band OTIS (Erie, PA)
AOF - July 22
Featuring the Take a Seat Auction, Spoon River Project, and the Rockridge Brothers
AOF - Phantasm Drummer Jay Yachetta
AOF - Hot Stenographer