Join Todd Zaganiacz this Friday evening from 8-11pm EDT (7-10pm CDT) as The Polka Nite Cap Show salutes Bel-Aire Records. From it’s inception in 1962, Bel-Aire has released over 300 recordings from a multitude of artists. We will be featuring some rarities as well as your favorite Bel-Aire & Ampol Records tunes. Requests can be […]
We would like to announce the availability of our brand new Polka Jammer T-Shirt! The shirt is heather gray 50/50 cotton/poly featuring the Jammer logo front and back. It’s now available on our website for a donation of only $15.00. (except 3XL & 4XL which are available by special order for only $20.00) Go to […]
It is with great sadness to announce that Dan Gury has suspended production of his show: POLKA RADIO. We hope he’ll be able to return in the fall. We are pleased to announce the addition of Eddie Biegaj to our lineup. His program will be called THE BAD BOY SHOW, and will air on Thursday nights from […]
Next Friday & Saturday, we will have a special event in store for you. Todd Zaganiacz will be airing LIVE remotes from the deck of Ernie & Patty Daigle’s house in Chicopee, MA on Friday & Saturday, July 10th & 11th. Todd will air his regular LIVE show on Friday, July 10th from 8-11pm EDT […]
Due to technical difficulties, the start date for Eddie Biegaj’s new program: THE BAD BOY SHOW, is being delayed one week. His show will start on Thursday, June 18th. We apologize for any inconvenience.
We would like to announce that Eddie Biegaj (formerly of TPM & Crusade) will be joining the Polka Jammer Network. His program will be called THE BAD BOY SHOW, and will air on Thursday nights from 7-8pm EDT (6-7pm CDT) with a repeat on Saturday nights from 9-10pm EDT (8-9pm CDT) & Tuesday afternoons […]
We would like to annouce the release of our NEW LIVE CD: JAMMIN’ SUMMER!!! This CD features 25 cuts from many of your favorite polka artists recorded LIVE. Artists include: Eddie Blazonczyk’s Versatones, Polka Family, Dennis Polisky & the Maestro’s Men, Connecticut Twins, The Tones, The Downtown Sound, Gennie O & The Windy Brass, […]
A hardware failure in a server occurred at our hosting provider early Tuesday afternoon, knocking out our e-mail and FTP service for 2 days. As of this morning, all systems are finally back up and running, however the system that sends out our PJN Newsletter is currently not working. We will update the SHOW ARCHIVE […]
This past Tuesday (May 26th), our hosting provider experienced a hardware failure which has affected our e-mail & FTP systems. We have been unable to access the site where we upload shows to the archive and the outage has affected access to the news scroll on our home page. As soon as the hosting provider […]
As you may or may not know, Kenny Konopka has been out of work since last fall. We are happy to announce that Kenny has found a new job, however it will require him to move his show to a new time slot. Starting next Saturday May 2nd, the POLKA CAFE with Kenny Konopka […]
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of a retired member of our Polka Jammer Network team: legendary Polka DJ Johnny Krizancic. He passed away early this morning. Our deepest condolences go out to his widow Martha and his entire family. Funeral arrangements are pending.
Due to a late season cold, MY AUNT SALLY’S ATTIC with Mike Pacholski will not be on tonight. Mike will be back next week. Thank you for your understanding.
Join Todd Zaganiacz this Friday evening, April 10th from 8-11PM EST (7-10pm CST) as The Polka Nite Cap Show salutes Jimmy Weber & The Sounds. Featuring your favorite Sounds tunes and some rarities. Requests can be made to email@example.com
The United States Polka Association has announced its winners for the 2008 Polka Music Awards. The awards will be presented on May 23, 2009 at the annual Convention & Festival, to be held in Cleveland, OH on Memorial Day Weekend. The awards winners are as follows: FAVORITE BAND: Polka Family FAVORITE MALE […]
It’s with sadness to announce that due to financial concerns, Dick Pillar has discontinued the Internet edition of the PILLAR POLKABRATION SHOW. He will continue airing his program locally in CT on Sunday mornings from 11:00am – 12:00pm Eastern Time over WICH 1310AM. (not available on the Internet) The Saturday rebroadcast of MARY LOU’S POLKA […]
As you may or may not know, the company that runs the Feedburner software (which operates the newsletter) was bought out by Google earlier this year. Since then, many of our time-sensitive service announcements have been arriving in your In-boxes often 2 days late. We feel this is unacceptable, and are in the process of […]
The main sever went into the repair shop to day to replace a faulty cooling fan in the CPU. We were told the repair will be completed later this afternoon. Barring any complications, we arte scheduled to have the SHOUTCAST/Windows Media feeds back up and running at 7pm Eastern Time (6pm Central). While we don’t […]
This morning, after 6 years of troublefree operation, the cooling fan in the Polka Jammer server’s CPU abruptly failed. As a result, the SHOUTCAST/Windows Media Player feeds are down until further notice. The QucikTime feed is not affected, as that is operated by the BackBone system. We will be back up as soon as possible, and apologize […]
Due to computer problems, THE PILLAR POLKABRATION SHOW with Dick Pillar will be a rebroadcast of last week’s show. Major Mel will be filling in for Jim Kucharski on CHAINSAW’S POLKA MADHOUSE this afternoon LIVE from 1-3pm EST<br>(12-2pm CST) On today’s edition of MUSIC FROM COUSIN OZZIE’S BASEMENT, Dick Ozimek will be interviewing the Jammer’s […]
We return to Daylight Savings Time this coming Sunday, March 8th at 2am EST. Be sure to set your clocks one hour forward before you go to bed this Saturday. Our system will automatically adjust to reflect the change.
As you may know, Kenny Konopka had been experiencing technical difficulties with his LIVE feed from Wyandotte, MI. For several months, his cable provider had been giving him the runaround. After replacing his modem and a switcher in the box outside, he was still experiencing signal dropouts. Yesterday, a line supervisor came out and inspected […]
Due to technical difficulties, the February 27th LIVE shows will not be available in the SHOW ARCHIVE section. We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused.
At around 7pm Eastern Time yesterday, our main server crashed before MARY LOU’S POLKA PARTY was scheduled to air. We had to perform an emergency reboot, and we were up 1/2 hour later. MARY LOU’S POLKA PARTY with Mary Lou Brock has been posted in the SHOW ARCHIVE section. You can also hear her show […]
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Tonight on the WONDERFUL WORLD OF POLKAS………………… Wally & Maryann play 2 hours of the hottest LIVE music. Be sure to tune in tonight LIVE from 10pm – 12am Eastern Time (9-11pm Chicago Time)
The RICHIE GOMULKA SHOW premieres this afternoon from 12-1pm Chicago Time (1-2pm Eastern Time). E-mail comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org His bio will be posted shortly.
It has come to our attention that on Tuesday, users of our PJN Newsletter received an erroneus post about our Christmas shows. We were informed (after the fact) that Google bought out the company that runs the WordPress news posting software (FireFeed), and are in the process of switching the news info to their servers. […]
We would like to announce the addition of Richie Gomulka to the Polka Jammer lineup. His program will be called THE RICHIE GOMULKA SHOW, and will air on Wednesday afternoons from 1:00pm – 2:00pm Eastern Time (12:00pm – 1:00pm Chicago Time) with a repeat on Friday nights from 11:00pm – 12:00am Eastern Time (10:00pm […]
CHAINSAW’S POLKA MADHOUSE with Jim Kucharski will be airing LIVE this afternoon from 1-3pm EST (12-2pm CST). Please send requests and dedications to: email@example.com We hope you can tune in!
Turn back the clock to 1979, when Keith Stras was graduating High School and was on the air in Chicago for only 2 years…a replay form one of those early shows along with the top songs and Albums from 1979, PLUS……..a review of the top 10 selling CD’s of 2008…all this coming Thursday, January 8th from 8-10pm […]