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Italian radio programs in the US and Canada


Arizona
Home Program Station Time Description
Scottsdale Radio Italia with Ciro Giorgio 106.7 FM-KWSS Sun 11am-12pm Italian and Neapolitan music and culture. Listen live! Request and info line: 480.555.1067 or radioitalia@kwss.org. Visit Ciro Giorgio's web site at cirogiorgio.com
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California
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Los Angeles Buona Domenica 1460 AM - KTYM Sun 11am-12:30pm Italian Music and Cultural Program hosted by Luciano Palermi
Sacramento Sacramento Italian Style 88.7 FM - The Voice Sat 10am-12pm Hosted by Bob Masullo, Joe D'Ambrosio and Phyllis Cupparo. Features Italian and Italian-American pop music and news about Italy and the Italian communities of Northern California; Also on cable channel 74.
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Connecticut
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Bridgeport Italian House Party WICC 600 am Sun 9am to 12pm Hosted by Tony Reno; Italian culture, music, community involvement - listen live
West Haven Sounds of Italy 88.7 FM - WNHU Sat 7am-10am Hosted by Raffaele Valentino since 1969; music, news from Italy, community calendar. Studio # 203-934-9296
Middletown
Old Saybrook
Sounds of Italy 1150 AM - WMRD
1420 AM - WLIS
Sun 12pm-2pm Hosted by Raffaele Valentino since 1969; music, news from Italy, community calendar. Studio # 860-346-1150
Middletown Avanti Tutta 88.1 FM - WESU Sat 1pm-3pm Hosted by Franco Liseo; for over 15 years, simply the best Italian popular music! Listen live!
Middletown Caffè Italia 88.1 FM - WESU Sat 7:30am-8am Hosted by Francesco Fiumara; punto d'incontro settimanale per gli amanti della lingua, della cultura e della musica italiana. Listen live!
Southington Italian Melodies & Memories 990 AM - WXCT Sun 8:30am-1pm Hosted by Rocco Cipriano; Italian music, RAI news and sport, community calendar. Studio # 860-621-1750
New Britain Radio Italia 1120 AM - WPRX Sun 9am - 12pm Host: Quintino Zampaglione; Italian music program
Waterbury Carosello Italiano 1320 AM - WATR Sun 10am - 2pm Hosts Sarino and Joey Costa; studio # 203-756-6063
Hartford Carosello Musicale 91.3 FM - WWUH Sat 5pm - 7pm Italian music and news with Tony-Carlo Magnio; studio # 860-768-5913
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Delaware
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Wilmington Radio Italian Style WILM-AM 1450 Sun, 8:00-9:00am Italian Music and Cultural Programming produced by Melissa Cannavo-Marino. The programs feature Italian and Italian-American pop music, culture, and news of interest to the Southeastern Pennsylvania, South New Jersey and Delaware Italian community. Programs include "Mattinata Musicale," "Italian Culture and Heritage Forum" and "The Italian-American Herald on the Air." The programs can be heard live, streaming worldwide on iHeart! Radio and 24/7 on wilm.com podcasts.
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Florida
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Ft. Myers Ciao Italia 1240/1270 AM - WINK News 8:30am - 9:30am Hosted by Nat Carbo; Ciao Italia focuses on Italian culture and contribution to America. Live feed available at WINK News's site. Nat can be reached at ciaociao25@comcast.net
Melbourne Sonny's House Party 920 AM - WMEL 9am - 11am Hear Italian-American music, interviews with stars and talk about all things Italian
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Louisiana
Home Program Station Time Description
Hammond Caffè Italia 90.9 FM - KSLU 8pm - 8:30pm Hosted by Francesco Fiumara; punto d'incontro settimanale per gli amanti della lingua, della cultura e della musica italiana.
Hammond Musica Italiana 90.9 FM - KSLU 8:30pm - 9pm Selezioni musicali italiane a cura della redazione di di KSLU.
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Maryland
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Baltimore Italian Hour 680 AM - WCBM Sat 3-4pm Italian music and news show hosted by Elio Scaccio. Listen live at WCBM's official site.
Baltimore Italian Melodies 750 AM - WBMD 11am - 12pm (day?) Muisical Greetings from Italy with Dr Jim Pieraro
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Massachusetts
Home Program Station Time Description
Boston Radio Italiana 740 AM - WJIB Sat 10am - 2pm
Sun 2 - 6pm
Italian music, news and sports show hosted by Tony Guerra
Boston The Don Giovanni Show 950 AM - WROL
1340 AM - WHAT
WROL: Sat 6am - 9am
WHAT: Sun 10am - 12pm
The Don Giovanni Show features good-time Italian oldies from the 30's -70's. Email Don. Listen to live feeds of the show at giovannishow.com.
Boston Italian Culture Program 890 AM - WBPS Sun 9am - 11am
Brockton N/A 1460 AM - WBET Sun 1 - 2pm
Waltham Mattinata Musicale 1330 AM - WRCA Sat 10 - 11am
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New Jersey
Home Program Station Time Description
Atlantic City Everybody Loves Italian with Dominic and Frank WPG 1450 AM
ELI Radio
WPG1450: Sat 6-7am;5-6pm
ELIradio.com: 24hr
The underlying goal of Everybody Loves Italian, hosted by Frank Granieri and Dominic Mevoli, is to celebrate wonderful everyday Italian families and individual personalities that over the years have contributed so much to our present day existence.
Listen to WPG1450's feed here.
Listen to ELIradio.com's live feed here.
Westwood ICN Radio ICN Radio 24-hour 24-hour Italian language radio, operating under a special FM frequency; can now be heard over the Internet
Wayne The Tony Mangia Show - Radio: Italian Style 88.7 FM - WPSC Wed 6pm - 9pm WPSC Request Line 973-720-2738 - Tony Mangia was the 2007 Maltese Award Winner for Outstanding New On-Air Personality; also listen to Tony on "Mangia in the Morning (Classic Rock)," Fridays, 6am to 9am
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New York
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Home Program Station Time Description
Binghamton The Don Giovanni Show WINR 680 AM Sat 9am - 12pm The Don Giovanni Show features good-time Italian oldies from the 30's -70's. Email Don. Listen to a live feed of a Don Giovanni show on Boston's WROL from 6am to 9am on Saturdays.
Farmingdale Italian House Party WHLI 1100 am Sun 12pm to 3pm CURRENTLY OFF THE AIR - Hosted by John LaBarca; Italian culture, music, community involvement - listen live
Hempstead "Souvenir D'Italia"
88.7 FM - WRHU
Sat 10am - 12pm
Music request and community event information program hosted by Joanna Auriemma. Listen live!
Hempstead "Ciao Italy"
88.7 FM - WRHU
Sat 12 - 3pm
Top 40 and request Italian music program hosted by Nino and Rosa Magarelli. Listen live!
Nassau "Profumo d'Amore" 90.3 FM - WHPC Thu 5pm-7pm
Fri 3pm-5pm
Italian music request program hosted by Rita Monte
New Rochelle "Italian Melodies with Dr.Luigi Miele" 1460 AM - WVOX Sat 12pm - 1pm Hosted by author, professor Dr. Luigi Miele; program can be heard on WVOX's site
New Rochelle "Italian Melodies with Dr.Luigi Miele" 1460 AM - WVOX Sun 10am - 11am Hosted by author, professor Dr. Luigi Miele; program can be heard on WVOX's site
New Rochelle "Italian American Serenade " 93.5 FM - WVIP Sun 11am - 2pm Hosted by Floyd Vivino
New Rochelle "The American Italian Music Hall" 93.5 FM - WVIP Sun 2pm - 3pm Hosted by Joe Farda, radio call-in #914-712-0470; show also available on Joe's web site
New Rochelle "Programma Ciao" 93.5 FM - WVIP Sun 3pm - 3:30pm Italian Music program hostd by Nat and Diana Carbo
New Rochelle "Live From Mike's Deli" 93.5 FM - WVIP Sun 3:30pm - 5pm Live from Mike's Deli Arthur Ave Bronx with Michael Greco and Francesco Castiglione
Niagara Falls Casa Rico 1440 AM - WJJL Sat 10am-12pm
Sun 9:30am-12pm
Lenny Ricco hosts and plays Italian oldies
Patchogue "Italia Mia" 1370 AM - WALK Sun 11am-12pm
Hosted by Luisa Potenza and on the air since May 2000. The show plays the latest Italian music as well as classic hits and features food segments and interviews.
Rochester "Carosello Italiano" 950 AM - WROC Sun 9am-12pm
Joe Capogreco's bilingual program has been on the air since 1967. Listen live!
Rochester Giovanni Sebaste Show 88.5 FM - WRUR Sat 12pm-2pm
Music program hosted by Giovanni Sebaste
Syracuse Ciao! 91.3 FM - WCNY Sun 12-1pm
Co-hosted by Joey Nigro and Jim Battaglia, Ciao! features All Things Italian....American Style! The musical back drop of Italian classics new and old and Italian-American pop singers and composers will be peppered with features ranging from our Italian-American traditions and the old neighborhoods to our roots in the regions of Italy. Listen online live! Visit Joey's site at joeyandjohn.com
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Ohio
Home Program Station Time Description
Cleveland Memories from Italy 88.7 FM - WJCU Sun 10am-12pm Music and community radio program hosted by Jon Carroll Salerno, with Jon Carroll Salerno, Filippo Andaloro and Aldo Filipelli, in both English and Italian; request and info line: 330-644-5720
Cleveland Touch of Italy with Carmelina 1330 AM - WELW Sun 12-1pm Hosted by Carmelina Antonelli; broadcast available online
Cleveland Radio Italia of Cleveland WRUW-FM 91.1 Sat 5:30-7:30pm Radio Italia of Cleveland began broadcasting on WRUW-FM 91.1 in Cleveland, Ohio on May 24th, 2008. Our program is hosted by Tony Marotta and Nick Zappitelli. We feature current and classic Italian hits and rarities. We also provide news and sports updates from Italy as well as news of interest for the local community.

Our website WRUW.org stores our past show playlists, offers real-time streaming broadcasts and keeps an archived copy of our most recent show available for one week. The studio number is 216.368.2208 for your requests and interviews. You can send us an email at italiansounds@gmail.com.
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Pennsylvania
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Easton "Festa D'Italia" 1400 AM - WEST Sun 10am-1pm Popular Italian music program in the Lehigh Valley with thousands of listeners tuning in each week to hear original music from all the beautiful regions of Italy. Hosted by Raffaele Girolamo, fluent in Italian, the program is presented with a bi-lingual style unmatched by anyone on Italian radio. Raffaele's enormous music selection was collected over the 20 years he lived in Rome. Having real-world experience in Italy, Raffaele shares his Italian stories and vast music history each week. Raffaele has a natural talent for connecting with his listeners. Raffaele is also a musician, graduating with two diplomas from the prestigious Accademia Lanaro in Rome, Italy.
Easton "Tempo Italiano with John Richetta" 1470 AM - The FOX Sun 9am-1pm John Richetta hosts this bilingual Italian program featuring top 40 Italian music, Italian American singers and interviews with celebrities and new Italian artists. Listen to the show on the official site.
Philadelphia IABN Network Details to follow The Italian American Broadcasting Network (IABN) is a nonprofit organization serving the Southeastern Pennsylvania, South New Jersey and Delaware Italian community. Radio Programs of note include "Italia Canta," "Il Corriere Del Molise" and "Italia D'Oggi."
Pittsburgh Memories of Italy 1590 AM - WZUM Sat 11am-12pm Hosted by mother and daughter team Angie and Adriane Alampi
Pittsburgh Radio Italia 810 AM - WEDO M-F 5-6pm RADIO ITALIA can be heard 5 days each week, Monday thru Friday from 5:00 to 6:00 pm (Nov, Dec and Jan 4:00 to 5:00 pm). Listen live at WEDO.
The program has been on the air since 1964 and features Classic Italian Music, Hit Parade, Folk Music, the latest Italian recordings, and The Live News from Italy. The host Sal Patitucci has been acknowledged many times by various Italian- American Associations as the main vehicle to promote and preserve Italian language and music in the Pittsburgh area.
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Rhode Island
Home Program Station Time Description
Newport That's Amore 99.3 FM - WJZS Sun 8am-10am Hosted by Johnny Nardo
Providence Radio Italia 88.1 FM - WELH Sun 12pm-2pm Hosted by Maria Gina Aiello since 1999, RI's "voice of Italy" is a bilingual magazine radio show which focuses on culture and traditions. It includes audience participation, community affairs, interviews and news regarding people and products, all "made in Italy," and offers music by Italian artists (yesteryear's and today's). Listen online!
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British Columbia
Home Program Station Time Description
Richmond Italian program with Maria Fierro Fairchild Radio
1470 AM
96.7 FM
Sat,Sun 9:30pm-10pm
Sun 7pm-8pm
Listen online! "The popular music of the peninsula is featured in this music program directed toward our Italian listeners. Effervesant host Maria Fierro guides us through an hour of the tunes of her homeland."
Vancouver Give 'em the Boot 101.9 FM CITR Tue 8am-9:30am Listen online! "Sample the various flavours of Italian folk music from north to south, traditional to modern on this bilingual show. Un programma bilingue che esplora il mondo della musica etnica italiana. The first hour is devoted solely to Italian music and the last half hour opens up to great music from around the world."
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Ontario
Home Program Station Time Description
Ottawa CHIN Italia 97.9 FM CHIN M-F 7am-12pm
Sat 11am-12pm
Listen online! Highlights of the programming block include a morning show and part of the afternoon show which focuses more on music. Check out the programming guide for more details.
Toronto CHIN Italia 100.7 FM CHIN M-F 12-7:30pm
Sat 12-6pm
Sun 9am-5pm
Listen online! A great variety of music and informational programs to be found. Afternoon programming includes music show at 3pm which is geared to an older crowd for the first couple of hours before switching to a younger sound for the next 2 hours. Also of interest are weekly shows focusing on different regions of Italy including Abruzzo, Basilicata and Calabria. Some of these types of shows can also be found on the AM sister station. Sunday shows feature Italian classics in the morning followed by the latest hits in the afternoon.
Toronto CHIN Italia 1540 AM CHIN M-F 6am-12pm
Sat 7am-12pm
Listen online! Highlights of the programming block include a morning show and part of the afternoon show which focuses more on music. Saturday's morning show features Italian folk music. Check out the programming guide for more details.
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Quebec
Home Program Station Time Description
Montreal CFMB Italian 1280 AM CFMB M-F 5am-6:30pm
Sat 5am-9am
Sun 8am-12pm
See site to listen live! Mornings begin with an Italian classics radio program at 5am followed by a morning show at 6am with news, traffic updates and music. Sunday programming includes Mass and Serie A soccer broadcasts.
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