The idea is to create a new mixtape on-air, utilizing a variety of formats, crossing most genre lines.  I periodically invite guests to make their own mixtape with me in the studio to keep things fresh, and to broaden the musical experience.

Thanks for listening.

Past Episodes

  • When I Was Five I Was Just Alive Aired: Wednesday, July 19, 2023

    Zachariah turns 5! We delve into some deep conversations about life thus far and listen to some of his favorite songs. My favorite little goofball steals the show. Featuring special guest: his Big Brother, Mikey!

  • Carla's Mixx Aired: Wednesday, December 28, 2022

    Carla brings us a rad mix sure to please the masses. We even discovered the party lights!

  • Jim's BIRTHDAY (!) Tape Aired: Wednesday, December 21, 2022

    Jim Allen joins me in the WAYO studios to bring you a Mixtape of some of his favorite rock n roll tunes.

  • Mixtape Turns This Many! Aired: Sunday, April 15, 2018

    Mixtape has been on the air for 2 whole years!

    It is still a thrill every single time I walk ino the WAYO studio.

    This is a moody rainy day mix for a moody wintery Sunday afternoon in April.

  • Tiara Talk with The Queen Aired: Sunday, April 23, 2017

    Theresa takes over the show in the best way possible. Mixtape presents Tiara Talk with The Queen. So happy to be a part of the birthday celebration of such a great lady!

    Theresa's mix includes songs from:

    Queen (of course)
    Prince (duh)
    Lauryn Hill
    Suzanne Vega
    Phil Collins
    Whitney Houston, and more!

  • Outdoor Time Live Aired: Sunday, April 2, 2017

    I feel like a proud mama. Mixtape is so happy to present you with Rochester, NY's fantastic new band, Outdoor Time. What a talented group of individuals, starring:

    -Shealyn Rapp, who writes the songs and is lead vocals & on ukuleles
    -James Schrag, who is back-up vocals & on guitar
    -Trevor Jenks, who is on percussion
    -Ian Swart, who is on bass guitar

    The band plays a fantastic 35 minute set and then joins me in the broadcast room so we can get to know a little more about them.
    I see big things in their future; you'll want to check this out.

  • Teenage Lady Rage (90s Style) Aired: Sunday, March 19, 2017

    Alive and angry in the 90s. 
    Well, 2 of us were.
    Meanwhile, it's Nada's first radio experience!
    Madeline and I kill time playing you another 90s tape, 
    full of shame tears and making all the wrong moves.

    -Veruca Salt
    -The Breeders
    and more

  • Whiskers On Kittens Aired: Sunday, March 12, 2017


    A few of my favorite songs, because I couldn't decide what to play.
    The Kinks
    Simon & Garfunkel 
    Patsy Cline
    Neutral Milk Hotel
    Salt N Pepa
    Plus a few more of my favorites.

  • Ya Ya Real Real Aired: Thursday, February 23, 2017

    A mix of tunes sure to delight.
    -From Rodriguez to The Slits-
    -From Buggles to J Dilla-
    All in a neat 60 minute package.

  • New Year ShmewYear Aired: Sunday, January 1, 2017

    New year, new time, new life!
    Mixtape is now on at 3pm Sundays! 
    Madeline joins me for the inauguration show.
    Phantogram, Purity Ring, Tacocat, Yo La Tengo, Jim James, Captain Beefheart, Shad and more.
    Happy whatever