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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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: email@example.com
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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: email@example.com 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 […]
On Music From Cousin Ozzie’s Basement, we’ve got some history to read, some patriotic music to enjoy, some fireworks and of course some music from the golden era, so turn up your speakers and join Dick Ozimek for a our national birthday celebration, Saturday, July 5th at 5:00pm EDT (4:00pm CDT).
Keith Stras and Mitch Moskal will be taking the night off on Thursday, July 3rd. They’ll return next Thursday, July 10th. MY AUNT SALLY’S ATTIC with Mike Pacholski will be LIVE on Friday from 6-8pm EDT, and him and Barb will be filling in for Polkaman Jack LIVE from 8-10pm EDT. CHAINSAW’S POLKA MADHOUSE with […]
Effective today, we have returned to our original name: POLKA JAMMER NETWORK. We have restored the streaming system we once had under the old Polka Jammer. You can now listen to WINAMP, ReakPlayer, JetAudio, Windows Media Player, AOL Media Player, and of course I-Tunes and QuickTime. Our new location is www.polkajammernetwork.org. We’re Polka Jammin’ again!
Matt Wasielewski will be filling in for Polkaman Jack on POLKA JAMBOREE this Friday, June 13th from 8-10pm EDT (7-9pm CDT). Hope you can tune in!
JoIn us on Monday, June 9th for the premiere of MAJOR MEL’S POLKALAND hosted by Major Mel of Erie, PA LIVE from 8-10pm EDT (7-9pm CDT) here on The Jammer!
At approximately 12:30pm EDT, the hosting provider for the Jammer website experienced an outage on their server, which also affected the Jammer e-mail addresses. Jim Kucharski had no e-mail service during his LIVE show. Service was not restored until 7:15pm Saturday night. During this time, the Jammer feed ran uninterrupted, however because of the nature […]
It is with sadness to announce that Nick Koryluk, host of NICK AT NITE, has left the network after 3 years. We thank Nick for the wonderful job he has done, and we wish him well in his future endeavors. Effective Tuesday, June 3rd, POLKA CAFE with Kenny Konopka moves to Tuesday nights from 8-10pm […]
Due to the K & C bus trip taking place today, THE POLKA GET-TOGETHER SHOW with Keith Stras will be airing for one hour only tonight LIVE from 9-10pm EDT (8-9pm CDT). THE NITE OWL SHOW with Mitch Moskal will air as scheduled LIVE from 10pm – 12am EDT (9-11pm CDT).
We would like to welcome Joni Zychowski Minehart to the network. She is the sister of trumpet player and former WAM Records producer: Dave Zychowski. Her show will be called “Joni’s Jammin’ Polkas”, and will air on Monday nights from 7-8pm EDT (6-7pm CDT) with a repeat on Thursday mornings from 12-1pm EDT (11am-12pm CDT) […]
Get well wishes go out to Alice Belina (Billy Belina’s Mom) who is going for surgery this week on her gall bladder. As a result, Billy will not be on for his May 14th show. Kenny Konopka will be filling in LIVE from 8-10pm EDT (7-9pm CDT).