Here is a list of the local programs on WHRV FM:
A Shot of the Blues
Fridays 8-10 p.m.
Nothing but the blues including every style from traditional to contemporary, electric to acoustic, from the barrelhouse to the Delta, jump, swing and boogie-woogie, country to urban, be-bop and rockin blues.
Sundays, 9-10 p.m.
The shows draw deep on the tradition of the singer-songwriter and are also dedicated as a showcase for local and regional artists.
Fridays at Noon
Another View is a public radio program that addresses issues specific to the vibrant African American community of Hampton Roads.
Monday-Thursday, Noon-1 p.m.
Provides listeners of 89.5 FM an opportunity to have their say on the issues most important to them in daily community conversations on a wide range of topics from the most serious and profound to the whimsical.
Hunter at Sunrise
Sundays from 7:00-11:00am
Dedicated to waking you up gently on a Sunday morning with new music and music you don't hear on the radio that much anymore. A quiet place between this week and next week.
Out of the Box
Monday-Thursday, 7:00-9:00 p.m. and Saturdays, 1-5 p.m.
Rock music has had a glorious history and produced a variety of different styles and artists. You’ll hear alternative, Americana, reggae, singer/songwriters, blues, Celtic, Cajun, world beat, electronica, local artists and more…
Monday-Friday, 5:00-9:00 a.m.
Produced and distributed by NPR in Washington, D.C., Morning Edition draws on reporting from correspondents based around the world, and producers and reporters in locations in the United States. With local host Sondra Woodward.
Pickin’ on WHRV
Sundays 7-9 p.m.
The program explores the resurgent interest in traditional and contemporary Bluegrass Music. The program is geared towards both the seasoned and new bluegrass listener.
The R&B Chronicles
Fridays from 7-8 p.m.
Perhaps more than any other genre of popular American music culture, soul music is the result of the combination and merging of previous styles and sub-styles in the 50’s and 60’s. At it's inception soul music combined the African American concepts of gospel and blues sensibilities in creating a passionate, soulful and musical presentation of the African American spirit.
Saturday Night Fish Fry
Saturdays, 8-10 p.m.
"Just what is a Saturday Night Fish Fry, anyway?" It's a celebration of the "golden age" of American popular song; it's a look at some of the early "hot" jazz; it's a sampling of vocal and instrumental blues. In the words of an old TV commercial, "Try it -- you'll like it."
Sinnett in Session
Monday through Thursday evenings from 9 p.m. until 1 a.m.
Sundays 1 - 5 p.m.
Saturday mornings from 1-6 a.m.
Jazz is America's indigenous art form. On 89.5 the rich history and future of jazz music are represented by intelligent and in-depth programming and thoughtful and informative commentary.
The Vocal Sound of Jazz
Saturday nights from 11-Midnight
The Vocal Sound of Jazz is a weekly survey of the multi-faceted world of jazz vocal music. Each week we explore music ranging new releases of today’s stars like Diana Krall and John Pizzarelli to the classic voices and songs of the past.