photo credit: flickr creative commons/vickisnature

photo credit: flickr creative commons/vickisnature

The staff and volunteers of KHNS have Thursday and Friday this week off to celebrate Thanksgiving, but keep the radio on for some great special programming to keep you company while you cook, travel, relax, and enjoy your holiday!  From The Splendid Table’s Turkey Confidential to the Retro Cocktail Hour, and a special celebrating the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ Rubber Soul, there’s something for everyone.  (A complete schedule is listed below.)  KHNS wishes you and yours a Happy Thanksgiving! Regular programming resumes on Saturday.


Thursday, November 24th, 2015 – special programs:

  • 8-10am:  The Splendid Table’s Turkey Confidential
  • 1pm: Folk Alley: a Thanksgiving music special
  • 2pm: Thanksgiving is for Eaters with Amy Sedaris, Mo Rocca, and more special guests
  • 3pm – 5pm: Giving Thanks: A celebration of fall, food, and gratitude (from American Public Media)
  • 8pm: The Retro Cocktail Hour
  • 9pm: Global Village: a Thanksgiving music special


Friday, November 25th, 2015 – special programs:

  • 8am: If I Can Dream: Elvis Presley
  • 9am: Best of the Best: The Third Coast Audio Festival (Hour 1)
  • 1pm: The Hayride: Country, Roots, and Americana music
  • 2-4pm: Isn’t It Good: The Beatles’ Rubber Soul: a special celebrating the landmark album’s 50th anniversary
  • 4pm: The World Cafe with David Dye: encore edition!