‘Alternative Radio’ Joins the WVAS-FM 90.7 Line-up

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By ASU News Services

Alternative Radio, a weekly one hour public affairs program, has been added to the lineup at WVAS-FM 90.7, the voice of Alabama State University.

“The program focuses on information, analyses and views that are not discussed as frequently and consistently in the corporate media arena,” said Jay Holcey, program director at WVAS. “WVAS will be the first radio station in the state of Alabama to air this program.”

The program, which is hosted by award-winning journalist David Barsamian, can be heard on Monday evenings, beginning Feb. 3 at 6 p.m. The Rev. William Barber, a political activist and member of the national board of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), will be the featured guest on the debut.

For more information about Alternative Radio, visit https://www.alternativeradio.org/


WVAS 90.7 FM is a member-supported public radio station licensed to, and located on the campus of, Alabama State University (ASU) in historic Montgomery, Alabama.  It is managed by a full-time professional staff and operated by professional part-time support personnel.  Broadcasting at 80,000 watts 24 hours a day, WVAS is the only full-time jazz station in the southern half of Alabama and it reaches 17 counties in the south central portion of the state.  Its programming is also heard globally via the workwide web courtesy of the station's Internet stream (www.wvasfm.org).