Contours

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Contours is WNTI's weekly news & arts radio magazine. Each week, host Melanie Thiel and other members of the WNTI staff present stories from around the WNTI listening area, and around the world.

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Podcasts

  • Thursday, January 15, 2015 12:00am
    Bill Nutt interviews Dan Levinson from the Gypsy Jazz band Fete Manouche who will be appearing at the Lackland Center on Saturday January 24th, 2015. Melanie Thiel interviews Dr. Raymond Frey, Professor of History and Historian at Centenary College about the recent devastating fire at the President's House. Bill Nutt interviews violinist Sarah Chang.
  • Tuesday, January 13, 2015 12:00am
    Melanie Thiel interviews Sarah Brelvi, Chief Professional Officer of the United Way of Northern New Jersey about Project Homeless Connect. Bill Nutt interviews rocker/singer/songwriter Jim Heath better known to the music world as Reverend Horton Heat. Bill Nutt interviews instrumentalist/writer/singer Alan Parsons from the Alan Parsons Project band.
  • Monday, January 5, 2015 12:00am
    Bill Nutt interviews Stan Rubin, band leader for the Benny Goodman tribute band performing at Centenary Performing Arts Guild for their January Jazz series on January 10, 2015. Bill Nutt ainterviews Cajun musician Micahel Doucet & Frank Vignola.
  • Sunday, December 28, 2014 12:00am
    Bill Nutt interviews former cast member of Jersey Boys, Dominic Scaglione about the Doo Wop Project show at MAYO Performing Arts Center in Morristown. Bill Nutt interviews Mariah MacFarlane, star of Nice Work If You Can Get It at the MAYO Performing Arts Center in Morristown. Bill Nutt interviews the legendary actor William Shatner about his career.
  • Monday, December 22, 2014 12:00am
    ill Nutt interviews Norwood Fisher from the Ska, Funk, R & B band Fishbone. Dr. Karl Hricko interviews Harold O'Neil, member of the United States Air Force during WWII about his experiences as a B-17 nose gunner. Bill Nutt's annual reading of the Polar Express written by Chris Van Allsburg.

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9:09 am
Fri January 16, 2015

CONTOURS: Bill Nutt interviews Dan Levinson from the Gypsy Jazz band Fete Manouche

  • Jazz at Centenary:  Bill Nutt interviews Dan Levinson from the Gypsy Jazz band Fete Manouche who will be appearing at Centenary Stage Co in the Lackland Center on Saturday January 24, 2015 in Hackettstown, NJ.
  • Centenary College History:  Melanie Thiel interviews Dr.
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9:07 am
Tue January 13, 2015

CONTOURS: Sunday January 11, 2015

  • Project Homeless Connect:  Melanie Thiel interviews Sarah Brelvi, Chief Professional Officer of the United Way of Northern New Jersey about Project Homeless Connect taking place on January 28, 2015 at two locations; Saints Philip & James Church in Phillipsburg, NJ and The American Legion in Hackettstown, NJ.  One day, one stop event to link people to services including housing, social services, legal services, food, clothing, and more.  Information available at unitedwaynnj.org

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11:36 am
Sat January 3, 2015

CONTOURS: Sunday January 4, 2015

  •   Stan Rubin:  Bill Nutt interviews Stan Rubin, band leader for the Benny Goodman tribute band performing at Centenary Performing Arts Guild for their January Jazz series on January 10, 2015.  Tickets and information available at centenarystageco.org
  • Michael Doucet:  Bill Nutt interviews Cajun musician Micahel Doucet about his upcoming performance at the Historic Blairstown Theatre on Saturday January 10, 2015.
  • Frank Vignola:  Bill Nutt interviews guitarist Frank Vignola about his show at the Sanctuary concert series in Chatham on Saturday January 10, 2015.
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Interviews
3:23 pm
Tue December 23, 2014

Frank Vignola talks with Bill Nutt

The impact of the late gypsy-jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt (born January 23, 1910) resonates today.  On January 10, Frank Vignola will lead a “Guitar Summit and Django Birthday Bash.”  Also on the bill is 94-year-old Al Caiola, whose credits run from Simon & Garfunkel’s “Mrs. Robinson” to the “Bonanza” theme music.  Vignola, who has been praised by the likes of the late Les Paul, talks with Bill Nutt about Reinhardt’s influence.  For more information on the concert, go to www.sanctuaryconcerts.org.

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10:32 am
Fri December 19, 2014

CONTOURS: Sunday December 21, 2014

  •   Fishbone:  Bill Nutt interviews Norwood Fisher from the Ska, Funk, R & B band Fishbone.  They are appearing at the Stanhope House Saturday November 27, 2014.
  • WWII:  Dr.
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