The Goddess Hour

The Goddess Hour with Reenah Oshun Golden and guests

The Goddess Hour on WAYO FM 104.3 Rochester, NY and is a space to celebrate the healing, transformation and deep reflective power of the womb and divine feminine energy. This space is femme-forward and woman-centric to honor the Goddess in us all first and foremost. Frequently played Musical Goddesses include: Erykah Badu, India.Arie, Lauryn Hill, Jill Scott, Nina Simone, Janelle Monae, Oshun, Solange, SZA, Tiwa Savage, Les Nubian, Syd, Meshell Ndegeocello...the list goes on and on! LIVE THURSDAYS, 8 - 10 PM.

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Past Episodes

  • The Goddess Hour: Bl'inge 2018 Edition Aired: Thursday, September 20, 2018

    On this episode, Host Goddess Reenah Golden welcomes Bl'inge Festival performers into the WAYO studio:  Theatre Actress Melissa Cole of Mo-to-the-oncle, Hettie Barnhill, Performer and Director of The Head of the Table, We All Write's Takeya C. Graham, Selena Cochran, Lu Highsmith, and Kristen Gentry, and Tara Lake, Writer and Performer of I Know It was the Blood.

  • The Goddess Hour feat. Tamara Leigh and Danielle Ponder Aired: Thursday, May 3, 2018

    On this episode, Host Goddess Reenah Golden invites Brunchin' with Dee & T's Tamara Leigh and Local Superstar Danielle Ponder to discuss Kanye West, the community organizing among youth, and Ponder's freedom.

  • The Goddess Hour feat. Talitha Anyabwele, Cory and Tanisha A. Johnson, and Akua Lezli Hope Aired: Thursday, April 26, 2018

    On this episode, Host Goddess Reenah Golden discuss the importance of art and community mentoring. Cory and Tanisha A. Johnson talk about the upcoming Young Men's Symposium; Akua Lezli Hope discuss her book Them Gone; Talitha Anyabwele talks about Black Girls Speak.

  • The Goddess Hour Featuring The Big Pencil Awards Night Honorees Aired: Thursday, April 12, 2018

    On this episode, Host Goddess Reenah brings Big Pencil Awards honorees Anderson Allen, Shaq Payne, Aceyon Owens, and Lu Highsmith into the studio. Also features Professor Tokeya Graham.

  • The Goddess Hour Celebrates World Theatre Day Aired: Thursday, March 29, 2018

    On this episode, Host Goddess Reenah Golden celebrates World Theatre Day with some of the most powerful women in Rochester's local theatre scene. Joining her are Grace Flores, Laura A. Thomas, Annette Ramos, and Thereasa Bowick.

  • The Goddess Hour feat. Jahmal B. Golden, Tracy Isaac, and Leslie C. Youngblood Aired: Thursday, March 22, 2018

    On this episode, Host Goddess Reenah Golden celebrates the work of women and queer identified authors. Features poet and performance artist Jahmal B. Golden (via phone) and authors Tracy Isaac and Leslie C. Youngblood.

  • The Goddess Hour feat. Professor Takeya Graham and Shawn Dunwoody Aired: Thursday, March 15, 2018

    On this episode, Host Goddess Reenah Golden honors Rochester teen Treyvon Rowe. Also, she and Professor Takeya Graham discuss how those grieving on Facebook engaged in an emotional heist regarding trauma and death. Lastly, local artist Shawn Dunwoody talks about how he will memorialize Treyvon Rowe.

  • The Goddess Hour feat. Rachel DeGuzman Aired: Thursday, March 8, 2018

    On this episode, Host Goddess Reenah Golden celebrates International Women's Day by honoring female authors. Guest host Rachel DeGuzman talk about the importance of Black and non-Black writers of color.

  • The Goddess Hour feat. Carvin Eison Aired: Thursday, March 1, 2018

    On this episode, Host Goddess Reenah focuses on the education on Black history, Women's History Month, Black women telling stories through music. Guest is RCTV's Carvin Eison, who discusses bicentennial of Frederick Douglass.

  • The Goddess Hour: Kwanzaa Edition Aired: Thursday, December 28, 2017

    On this episode, Host Goddesses Reenah and Niema discuss the principles of Kwanzaa.