As you may know, we recently added a SHOW ARCHIVE section to the Polka Jammer website for the convenience of those listeners who are unable to tune in to our shows durng their regularly scheduled days/times. However, we have been receiving reports from dialup listeners of excesive buffering. We resorted to obtaning a backup dialup […]
THE NITE OWL SHOW with Mitch Moskal which airs LIVE on Thursday nights from 10pm – 12am EDT (9-11pm CDT) will now be rebroadcast on Friday afternoons from 3-5pm EDT (2-4pm CDT).
We would like to announce that the WONDERFUL WORLD OF POLKAS with Wally & Maryann Raczkowski will be moving back to Wednesday nights LIVE from 10pm – 12am EDT (9-11pm CDT) beginning on Wednesday, September 24th. Their show will continue to be rebroadcast on Friday afternoons from 1-3pm EDT (12-2pm CDT).
The following is a message from Derek Kaszuby to all his loyal fans: Dzien Dobry Polka Friends, From my start years ago on the Zman’s Network followed by these last 2 years on The Polka Jammer Network it has been a spectacular journey. One that’s brim full of incredible memories, my cup trully runneth over. […]
It is with trememdous sadness to announce that due to increasingly debilitating health issues, Derek Kaszuby has been forced to give up his radio show and retire from the network. On behalf of all of us on the Polka Jammer Network, we would like to thank Derek Kaszuby for the wonderful job he has done, […]
Due to the K & C Entertainment bus trip to a Cubs baseball game this afternoon, there will be a flip-flop in our LIVE show schedule for tonight. THE NITE OWL SHOW with Mitch Moskal will air tonight LIVE from 8-10pm EDT (7-9pm CDT), and Keith Stras will be on LIVE with THE POLKA GET-TOGETHER SHOW […]
Yesterday, one of the channels on the main board at our operations center in Chicago went out, causing dead air during Major Mel’s LIVE show. Unfortunately, our engineer was out on a band instrument rental registration signup for his job (the job that pays the bills….NOT the Jammer). The system will be taken offline on […]
CHAINSAW’S POLKA MADHOUSE with Jim Kucharski will be LIVE this afternoon from 1-3pm EDT (12-2pm CDT). Jim will be playing cuts off 2 brand new recordings: The Honky Express: “Introducing The Honky Express” and the Walt Procanyn Orchestra: “Big Band & Polka on Broadway”. Please send requests and dedications to: firstname.lastname@example.org Due to circumstances beyond our control, we […]
Yesterday, we had a problem with a corrupt file on the hosting server. The hosting provder has deleted the file, and we have uploaded a new POLKAMANIA show file. POLKAMANIA! (9-6-08) is now airing properly in the SHOW ARCHIVE section.
Our system crashed while we were uploading the Saturday shows to the SHOW ARCHIVE section. As a result, the following show is corrupted and does not currently work: POLKAMANIA! (6-9-08) We attempted to delete the file and reupload, but there is an issue with the server. We are working with our hosting provider to get […]
If you haven’t picked yourself a copy of our new SLAMMIN’ JAMMIN’ POLKAS 2008 CD, you don’t know what you’re missing. 24 selections recorded LIVE by many of your favorite polka artists: Lenny Gomulka & The Chicago Push, The Dynatones, The Brass Connection, Joe Oberaitis, Eddie Blazonczyk & The Versatones, & The Dynasticks. SLAMMN’ JAMMIN’ POLKAS […]
THE POLKA VINYL SHOW with Billy Belina will be LIVE tonight from 8-10pm EDT (7-9pm CDT). Billy plays the best in polka music from the 1940’s-1980’s on old-fashioned LP vinyl records. Plus, he takes requests! Please send your requests an dedications to: email@example.com
MATT’S POLKA PARTY with Matt Wasielewski will be LIVE tonight from 6-8pm EDT (5-7pm CDT). Matt plays the best of the old and the new in polka music, along with a wide assortment of 78RPM records (played on an actual 78RPM turntable). Please send your requests and dedications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We have updated the SHOW ARCHIVE section with shows that aired from last Thursday to Sunday. Due to technical difficulties, we were not able to air the first hour of CHAINSAW’S POLKA MADHOUSE with Jim Kucharski from this past Saturday. (8/23/08) However, we are pleased to air the second hour. This is from the VERY FIRST […]
This coming Saturday August 23rd, CHAINSAW’S POLKA MADHOUSE with Jim Kucharski will be airing a LIVE REMOTE on location from the Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel Parish in Wyandotte, MI from 1-3pm EDT (12-2pm CDT). Joining him on the broadcast will be the host of the POLKA CAFE: Kenny Konopka. Jim will be playing music during the […]
This coming Tuesday August 19th, the WONDERFUL WORLD OF POLKAS with Wally & Maryann Raczkowski will be airing for 2 FULL HOURS from 10pm – 12am EDT (9-11pm CDT). Please send your requests and dedications to: email@example.com
Due to Kenny Konopka’s tight schedule this week, Jim Kucharski will be filling in on KENNY KONOPKA’S POLKA CAFE this Tuesday, August 19th from 8-10pm EDT (7-9pm CDT). Please send your requests and dedications to: firstname.lastname@example.org Or you can AOL Instant Message him at Screen Name: polkamadhouse
POLKAMANIA with Bill Gula will be airing a rare LIVE show this Saturday, August 16th from 3-4pm EDT (2-3pm CDT). If you would like to make a request or dedication, send an e-mail to: BGHORN2@aol.com, or you can AOL Instant Message at screen name: BGHORN2 Hope you’ll tune in!
We would like to announce the following schedule realignment: WONDERFUL WORLD OF POLKAS with Wally & Maryann Raczkowski will now be LIVE on Tuesday nights from 10-11pm EDT (9-10pm CDT) beginning Tuesday, August 12th. The rebroadcast of POLSKA ZABAWA with Derek Kaszuby will be reinstated in it’s original Wednesday night 10-11pm EDT (9-10pm CDT) time […]
We would like to announce that beginning today, the WONDERFUL WORLD OF POLKAS with Wally & Maryann Raczkowski will be converting to a LIVE show and will air on Wednesday nights from 10-11pm EDT (9-10pm CDT). The show will be rebroadcast on Friday afternoons from 1-2pm EDT (12-1pm CDT). You can send requests and dedications […]
We would like to announce that we have begun taping our LIVE shows for inclusion in the SHOW ARCHIVE section. Click on any show to listen anytime. All shows will be posted the day after it’s first airing, and will be available for 2 weeks. Click here: http://www.polkajammernetwork.org/archives.html We hope this new feature will enable […]
We have updated the SHOW ARCHIVE section to include the shows for this past weekend and Monday, including the last airing of POLKA LOVERS LANE with Frank Moravcik. Click here: http://www.polkajammernetwork.org/archives.html
Join CENTER STAGE with Sandy Lewandowski as she pays tribute to the late Eddie Potoniec who passed away suddenly this past Saturday at the age of 60. CENTER STAGE with Sandy Lewandowski airs tonight from 7-8pm EDT (6-7pm CDT) and is repeated on Thursday morning from 10-11am EDT (9-10am CDT) and Sunday night from 7-8pm […]
Due to Frank Moravcik’s extremely hectic schedule, his show POLKA LOVERS LANE will be going on hiatus. We will be airing his last show today at 8am EDT (7am CDT) and repeated this Thursday from 6-7pm EDT (5-6pm CDT). The show is also avaiable in the SHOW ARCHIVE section for listening anytime. Frank will return […]
The Polka Jammer Network has instituted a new section on its website called: SHOW ARCHIVES. This is being provided to those listeners who are unable to tune in to our shows during its regularly scheduled days/times. Go to our homepage at www.polkajammernetwork.org and click on SHOW ARCHIVES. Click on a show to listen anytime. New […]
For the last three days here in Chicago the thermometer has read 90, today it is suppose to feel like 100 degrees with the heat index…What a perfect day to celebrate “Christmas in July” During the months of November and December, a certain unspoken cheer is always present in the air. The spirits are higher, […]
The Polka Jammer Network has released the followup to it’s 2006 release: JAMMIN LIVE POLKAS with it’s newest release: SLAMMIN JAMMIN POLKAS 2008. This LIVE recording features some of the nations finest polka bands ever recorded: Lenny Gomuka & The Chicago Push The Dynatones The Brass Connection Joe Oberatis (Pan Jusef) Eddie Blazonczyk’s Versatones The […]
THE PATRICK HENRY SHOW with the “Polka Party Animal”: Patrick Henry Cukierka, will now be LIVE every Tuesday night from 10-11pm EDT (9-10pm CDT) after Kenny Konopka starting tonight. The show will be rebroadcast on Thursday mornings from 9-10am EDT (8-9am CDT) and Sunday afternoons from 2-3pm EDT (1-2pm CDT). Send requests and dedications to: […]
It was brought to our attention that there was a typographical error in Sunday’s post regarding Patrick Henry’s show. THE PATRICK HENRY SHOW hosted by the “Polka Party Animal”: Patrick Henry Cukierka will air on Sunday afternoons from 2-3pm EDT (1-2pm CDT) with rebroadcasts on Tuesday nights from 10-11pm EDT (9-10pm CDT) and Thursday mornings […]
We would like to annouce that Patrick Henry Cukierka, long time polka DJ in the Chicagoland area for 19 years, will be joining the Polka Jammer Network. His program: THE PATRICK HENRY SHOW, will air on Sunday afternoons from 2-3pm EDT (1-2pm CDT) with rebroadcasts on Tuesday nights from 10-11pm EDT (9-10pm CDT) and Thursday […]