WHPC Program Descriptions

Alternative To What?!

Tuesday 7pm
Playing the best in alternative music from the 90s to now. 

American Hit Radio

Wednesday 5pm, Friday 5pm
The show that unravels the music of today while recalling the music of our past.” Join host and author Tom Ryan and his wife Heidy as they discuss music of the past and how it influenced the present.

Art of Heaven

Wednesday 10pm
An uplifting, faith based show playing christian worship music intertwined with hip hop, r&b, gospel rock and reggae.

Art of Heaven News Talk

Friday 3:30pm
Host Jonny Brumit and his co-hosts put the week's newsworthy events through the lens of faith and discuss its impact on Long Island.


Friday 8pm
Hosted by NCC alumnus Rob Leonard, “Beatlesongs” takes an all encompassing look at the Beatles - featuring their music together and apart, as well as cover songs, songs the Beatles covered, and songs the Beatles either guested on and/or produced.

Caribbean Mixed

Wednesday 7pm
Hosts Kedner Stiven and Marjorie Dejour bring you the hottest Kompa and Caribbean Hits from yesterday and today along with news,events, and more.

Cloud 9

Friday Night/Saturday Morning at Midnight
Cloud 9 is an immersive musical journey that transcends traditional boundaries, specializing in curating a harmonious blend of sonically relaxing ER&B, soulful hip-hop and rap, and captivating alternative tunes.

Essential 80’s

Saturday 2pm
Ron Stevens is playing the hits of the decade that brought us Madonna and Michael Jackson to Whitney and Prince!

Everything and Anything

Friday 6pm
Host Steve Mangiaracina plays the lost hits and misses from the rock era along with the hits from obscure artists and forgotten songs by rock n’ roll superstars as well as music from current hit makers.

FM Punk

Thursday 10pm
A radio show dedicated to all different kinds of punk music, including metal-core, hardcore, thrash-core, as well as folk punk and pop punk!

Free for All

Sunday 10am
NCC alumnus host Rob Leonard presents a different mix of Rock and Roll - from Chuck Berry to Weezer.


Sunday 10pm
A variety of musical styles are spotlighted in this weekly program. From Blues to Bluegrass, British to Celtic Traditional, Country to Acoustic Folk Rock, host Joe Whalen plays the music and brings you artist interviews.

Full Irish

Saturday 11am
Host Gary Power brings you everything Irish: Bono to Sharron Shannon, Chicago to Cork & DC to Dublin! It’s Irish Traditional Music & Irish Rock from both sides of the Atlantic.

German Hit Parade

Monday 7pm, Saturday 3am
Host Uwe Riggers plays songs and sounds of today and yesterday from the many different parts of Germany and news of interest to the German American Community.

Good Gold

Monday 10am
NCC alumnus Ed Newlands plays the hits and the forgotten songs of the 50’s, 60’s & 70’s.

Herbally Yours

Monday 12:30am, Tuesday 3:30pm
Hosted by “The Natural Nurse” Ellen Kamhi, Ph.D., RN, this program focuses on current issues in natural health, such as natural foods, herbs, essential oils and mind-body techniques.

High Fidelity

Sunday 9am
Join Kim Tracy for a mix of music with a focus on newer music and lesser known artists.

Independent Study

Tuesday 9pm
Emily Kille plays indie alternative, rock and pop music, with a focus on current indie artists.  Hear your favorite songs and discover your next favorite band!

Indie Infinity

Tuesday 8pm
Host Melissa Holland gives you the ultimate destination for indie music enthusiasts, exploring the far reaches of the indie scene, including the latest releases from up-and-coming artists and established bands.

Instruction Discussion

Monday 3:30pm, Sunday 5am
A weekly look at the latest topics and trends in education, affecting schools on Long Island, and around the world. Whether you are a teacher, parent or student, listen for tips and strategies to help you navigate the education landscape.

Jewish Talk

Sunday 8am & 11pm
Rabbi Anchelle Perl thinks in Jewish, but speaks in English, featuring the best in Jewish talk and issues affecting the Jewish community.

Kawaii Korner

Wednesday 6pm
Kawaii Korner is a show based around many different genres of Japanese music.  For seasoned fans and new, we’ll be talking about about the world of virtual singers, anime, manga and other Japanese artists! 

Law You Should Know

Wednesday 3pm, Sunday 4:30am
Learn valuable information about the law from Attorney Kenneth Landau and his expert guests concerning all areas of the law including criminal, wills and real estate - and about your right to sue and what to do if you are sued.

Lion Tales

Sunday 7:30am and Sunday night/Monday morning midnight
A show committed to sharing the success stories of distinguished Nassau Community College alumni. Hosted by Aurora Workman, President of the NCC Alumni Association, and Dr. Lynnda Nadien, a proud NCC graduate.

Lithuanian Landslide

Monday 9pm
Host Mark Adomaitis answers the bell and spins anything and everything Lithuanian - from the past and present and from both sides of the Atlantic - ranging from jazz and classical, to rock, jazz and pop, with announcements and more geared to the Lithuanian community.

Massacre By Metal

Tuesday 10pm
A show dedicated to every type of metal music and every sub genre, including hardcore and hard rock!

Motormouth Radio

Sunday 12pm
Join the “Motormouths” Ray Guarino and Chris Switzer for features, information, guest interviews, tech tips, and your call-in questions on all topics relating to automobiles.

My Hometown

Thursday 3:30pm, Sunday 5:30am
We explore clubs, organizations, businesses, and issues in towns across Nassau & Suffolk counties. Weekly interviews with local guests serve to shed light on Long Island towns making a difference.

The Nassau Mix

Listen all week at various times, see program grid for more details
The best 2K and Today! Featuring the hit songs you know, and some deeper album cuts from artists you already love, with a focus on up-and-coming hits-before-they-are-hits! We’re making hits at WHPC!

The Nassau Morning Madhouse

Weekdays 7am
Find out what you need to know to start your day the right way. Tune in to find out what’s trending - and maybe laugh a little, too.

Old Country Road

Sunday 8pm
Classic country music is showcased along with interviews with legendary artists. Hosted by alumnus Michael Anthony.

The Party Mix

Saturday 4pm
Get the night started with host Stephanie Lombardo and a mix of feel good tunes, ranging from hip hop, techno, dance classics and current hits.

Piano Man

Sunday 3pm
Where else but Long Island would you find a radio show devoted to the music of Long Island’s own Billy Joel? Host Chris Muldoon digs deep into Billy’s catalog to include live performances, interviews, demos and covers. If you love The Piano Man, you’ll love “Piano Man.”

Play It Cool

Thursday 9pm
Listen for popular Urban and Rhythmic tunes highlighting new album releases. Current events surrounding these genres enhance the show's tone as well as shape the music selection. Playlists consist of recent/popular songs but will also showcase timeless classics.

Polka Beat

Monday 8pm, Saturday 6am
“Polka Bob” features all styles of Polka music and additional music of Ukrainian, Slovenian and Polish influence as well as news of the ethnic community.

Profumi D’Italia

Thursday 5pm, Saturday 4am
Rita Monte brings you the best in Italian music and culture along with poetry and interviews with Italian - American personalities. Rita is happy to take your phone calls and requests on this live weekly program.

Radio Rumble

Saturday Noon, Sunday 1am
With a vast knowledge of pop culture and a unique sense of humor, NCC alumnus host Justin Greenberg brings you a show unlike any other. Playing everything from classic rock hits from the 1950’s all the way to today’s superstars.


Wednesday 3:30pm, Sunday 4am
Lock in with Dr. Saran Heron and bring a change to your thought process.   Changing one life at a time, RISE up, inspire, strengthen and elevate our minds together with our weekly guests.

Rising Stars

Monday 10pm
Rick Eberle plays the best in independent emerging artists music from Long Island, New York - and the world!

Rock Overdose

Monday 11pm, Sunday 4pm
You can never truly overdose on classic rock music - and our hosts prove it.

Sabor Latino

Thursday 7pm
Hosted in Spanish, listen for the latest in Salsa, Merengue, Cumbias, Bachatas, Regueton and Romantic Music.

Secrets of Success

Monday 3pm, Sunday 7:30am
Host Bill Horan helps you uncover hidden talents to maximize individual success.

Shades of Jazz

Saturday 10pm
Host Greg Bigelow presents a cool and sophisticated blend of rare grooves, familiar classics, and the best of today’s modern jazz artists.

Shades of New Jazz

Saturday 2am, Sunday 12am
Host Greg Bigelow presents an hour filled with nothing but today’s modern jazz artists.

Sinatra Serenade

Saturday 6pm
Glenn DeMilt plays two hours of Frank Sinatra and his friends!

Soft Serve

Tuesday 6pm
Sometimes we can all use a break. With the rush and hustle and bustle that can be so overwhelming, it’s nice to take a step back and relax with songs that are a breath of fresh air. Come in for a scoop of soft rock to soothe the soul. Hosted by Nixie Irons.

Sonic Cinema

Saturday 2am, Sunday 7pm
Ray Schwetz takes you inside the movies. Like the best films, this show is an escape for the movie and movie score fan.’

Swing, Bop, Groove

Tuesday 5pm
Host Michelle Lisi speaks to the modern jazz fan who is both open to new directions in the genre and appreciative of the jazz masters that blazed the trail, featuring an eclectic mix of jazz styles from the 1960s through today's emerging jazz artists. 

60s Spectacular

Sunday 10am
From The Beatles to The Beach Boys, and The Monkees to the Four Seasons, it's the Sixties Sizzlin' Sound Sensation!  Hosted by Ron Stevens.

Super 70’s

Sunday 8am
Ron Stevens is back, taking a trip back in time to the music and fads of the Super 70’s.

This Week’s L.I. News

Friday 3pm, Sunday 7am
Join Bill McIntyre for a look at the stories shaping the Long Island community over the past week. Listen as Newsday reporters talk about the stories they bring us in print and online every day.

Thunder Road

Sunday 1pm
Not your ordinary Springsteen show! Join Kim Tracy as she plays anything written, produced, or performed by Bruce Springsteen or a member of the E - STREET - BAND!

Tower Talk Business Radio

Thursday 3pm
Tower Talk highlights the best of Long Island by providing “all access” interviews with the NCC Foundation Business Leaders Council, top entrepreneurs, and local business owners who will discuss a range of topics that impact both owners and executives alike.

Undiscovered Discoveries

Saturday 7am
Featuring music that other radio stations are too afraid to play, along with the stories behind the songs. Some artists you know, some you may have never heard of! You’ll hear artists like Joni Mitchell, Peter Gabriel, and Wang Chung – but not the hit songs you can already hear everywhere else.

The Unforgettables

Saturday 8pm
Host Michael Anthony presents two hours of jazz and standards with artist profiles and guests who make the music happen.

WHPC Sports Talk

Weekdays 4pm, Tuesday 10pm
The WHPC sports staff talk anything and everything in the world of sports. The show features guests from the world of sports journalism and listener calls are always welcome.

WHPC Sports Talk: From the Pressbox

Monday 9am
Join Award winning sportswriter Tim Leonard & NCC alumnus Rob Leonard (yes, they’re brothers) as they discuss sports, media - and sometimes family matters.

You Bet Your Boots

Monday 5pm
A modern day country show, playing 2000s to today in the world of Country!  We'll make country music your favorite type of music, guaranteed!

Your Family’s Health

Tuesday 3pm, Sunday 6am
Professor Jeanine Cook-Gerard  from the NCC Nursing Department discusses health issues concerning us all.

The Zoe Show

Wednesday 9pm
The Zoe Show is where you go for Haitian music, you know!

Shows on Hiatus

WHPC News Wrap-Up

Keep in touch with what is going on around the world and around the block with the WHPC daily News Wrap Up.

The Country Show

Contemporary country music is showcased along with interviews with legendary artists. Hosted by up-and-coming country star Jeanna Lewis.

Lyrical Ladies

Monday 2pm
A show dedicated to women in music within the last 50 years. From Joni Mitchell to Alicia Keys, these women have left their mark. The songs these women have written and performed over the years will forever leave an impact on the music industry.

The (Original) Retro Mix

Host Colton Murray hosts the original version of what was once WHPC’s flagship show, with hits from the 60s, 70s and 80s.

The Sock Hop

Host Steve Dassa plays The Duprees, Randy & the Rainbows, The Platters, and other music from the early days of rock n’ roll, along with information about the songs and the artists that made them famous.

Takedown Breakdown

If you live, breathe and eat W-W-E and Wrestling, this is the show for you.  Hosts Josh and Lyle will recap Monday night’s events and preview the rest of the week - and take your calls LIVE!

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