WRUR 88.5 Different Radio

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  • Maureen Rich, host of Road To Joy on Different Radio, 88.5 WRUR, & 90.1 WITH(Ithaca) Tuesdays from 6:00 - 8:00pm, takes you on a musical journey of joy, passion, happiness, comfort and sorrow.

    Maureen also works for WXXI Reachout...

  • Radio Program Manager

    I was born in Fairmont, West Virginia, and grew up mostly in and around the Rochester area. I got my radio start at WBKT at Brockport High school as a sophomore, and was its station manager in my senior year in high school. I had caught the...

  • Host of Whole Lotta Shakin'

    I've lived in Rochester all my life and have been a fan of local radio and music from very early on. I graduated SUNY Brockport with a degree in communications and got my first air-time at campus station WBSU-FM in 1984. I've also worked at...

  • Host of A Variety of Folk

    I am a native of Buffalo NY, graduated from the University of Buffalo and started work in the property and casualty insurance industry in New York City in 1962.  I was transferred to Rochester in 1965 and retired from the insurance industry in...

  • Host of Gumbo Variations

    Rick’s love affair with radio started when he was 10 and his parents gave him one of those little 9-volt transistor radios for Christmas. In the late 60's, he discovered FM radio and that cemented his love. He did college radio at Oneonta State...

  • Host & Producer of Acoustic Cafe

     Rob started his professional broadcasting career while still in college, pursuing his degree in Psychology. Feeling the future of the human psyche to be limited, he threw himself into the infinitely expanding universe of radio and vinyl discs...

  • Host of Open Tunings

    Since 2004 Scott Regan has been introducing listeners to an eclectic mix of rock, folk, and acoustic music weekdays on Open Tunings. A fan of all kinds of music and strong supporter of the local music scene, Scott often invites local...

  • Host of The Irish Party House

    Ted McGraw is from Rochester, New York, but you would think he was from Ireland based on his knowledge of Irish music.  He got interested in Irish music from listening to the radio in the 1950’s. Ted started the “Irish Party House” show in 1974...

  • Host of Rootabaga Boogie

    Tracey Craig is the host of Rootabaga Boogie, which features an eclectic selection of folk and roots music, plus live music and conversation about music. It airs Sundays, 10 a.m. to 12 noon.

    The program’s name is inspired by the...

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