There has been a change made to a chat room service that a few people have complained about, so we would like to respond to some of the comments that have been made. First of all, you need to understand that the chat room, as a whole, is made available to you freely, however, the […]
We would like to announce that our first two LIVE CD releases: JAMMIN’ LIVE POLKAS and SLAMMIN’ JAMMIN’ POLKAS will be going back into the vault after the 1st of the year. These fine recordings are available as a gift to you for a donation of only $35.00 to the Polka Jammer Network. All proceeds […]
We would like to announce the addition of Greg & Dr. Lynne Chwojdak to our lineup. Their program is called POLKAMOTION, and will air on Friday nights from 6-7pm Eastern Time (5-6pm Central Time) with a repeat on Tuesday afternoons from 4-5pm Eastern Time (3-4pm Central Time) beginning today. Greg & Dr. Lynna hosted the […]
We would like to announce that Paul Romanowski, former drummer with The New Brass Express now residing in North Carolina, will be joining the Polka Jammer Network. His program will be called: POLKAS FROM THE SOUTH, and will air on Tuesday nights from 10-11pm Eastern Time (9-10pm Central) after JONI’S JAMMIN’ POLKAS, with repeats on […]
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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: email@example.com His bio will be posted shortly.