The Faces of 90.5 WESA
90.5 WESA is proud to present a collection of programs on the cutting-edge of public radio and beyond.
Each Friday night we bring you "After Hours" from 9pm to midnight. Tune in and connect to hosts, ideas and fun. Sometimes brash, always innovative.
After Hours Programs as of April 5th:
9pm The Dinner Party
The Dinner Party is a smart and funny public radio show about everything excellent in culture. Think NPR meets Vanity Fair. In each episode, hosts Rico Gagliano (Pitt graduate!) & Brendan Francis Newnam talk with some of the world's most interesting people.
10pm Live Wire!
Live Wire! is a radio variety show recorded in front of an enthusiastic live audience from the Alberta Rose Theatre in NE Portland, Oregon. The show features live music and performance, unpredictable conversation, and original comedy.
11pm Bullseye with Jesse Thorn
Bullseye is a public radio show about what's good in popular culture. With a keen editorial eye, Bullseye sifts the wheat from the chaff, and brings you hot culture picks, in-depth interviews with the most revered and revolutionary creative people and irreverent original comedy.
*NEW!* 12am The Retro Cocktail Hour
We are excited to bring The Retro Cocktail Hour here from Kansas Public Radio airing 12 a.m. - 2 a.m. Space-age jazz and groovy '50s cocktail music perfect to keep your dinner guests entertained until the wee hours.
Know of of show we should feature on After Hours? Have a favorite podcast you think should get air time? Let Tammy our Director of Content & Programming know.
Former After Hours Programs...
11pm WTF with Marc Maron
WTF is for late-night listening, or just to shake things up. Come to the dark side of comedy. WTF is the name of the popular podcast from comedian and provocateur Marc Maron. Each interview on WTF is a journey into the depths of a comic's psyche.