Join TZ on Friday, October 5th as he celebrates his 10th Anniversary on The Polka Nite Cap Show. We will reminisce over the last ten years of music released and events that have taken place. The party begins at 8 pm ET. Don’t be late!
He was a country legend responsible for more # 1 hits in the 1960’s than any other performer. But did you know, unbeknownst to him, Buck Owens was incredibly influential in the polka field? Join TZ Friday night, September 28 from 8-11PM ET on the Nite Cap Show as he salutes Alvis Edgar Owens Jr. and […]
America’s Polka Sweetheart, Stephanie is celebrating her 50th Anniversary and you can join the festivities featuring Stephanie and Her Honky Band LIVE this Sunday, September 23 from 3-5PM ET here on the Polka Jammer Network. Keith Stras and Jim Chainsaw Kucharski will be your hosts direct from the special event happening in Niles, IL at the […]
He was one of the first Chicago artists to record for Walter Dana with his own unique style and sound. Join Richie Gomulka on Friday night September 28, 2018, at 11 PM ET (10 PM CT) as he pays tribute to and remembers Johnnie Bomba & his Bombardiers.
We are receiving reports of people not being able to connect to the main PJN audio feeds. We are looking into the issue and trying to get everyone back to the polkas as soon as possible. While we work on it, please make sure that your computer’s operating system and any browsers have all […]
The Polka Jammer crew are heading to Buffalo, New York this weekend to help the International Polka Association celebrate their 50th Anniversary and will be broadcasting LIVE from their annual Festival & Convention. Friday, August 31 2-5PM ET LIVE with Special Delivery 7-11PM ET LIVE with Jackie Libera & The Classix & Lenny Gomulka’s Chicago […]
Join Broadcast and Polka Hall of Famer, Keith Stras on Labor Day Monday, September 3, 2018, starting at 8:00 AM ET (7:00 AM CT.) Keith will be live in the K & C studios after returning from the 50th Anniversary of the IPA to give you a full account of the weekend’s festivities, plus he’ll preview […]
The Polka Jammer Network will be broadcasting LIVE from Holy Trinity Parish’s 25th Annual Zabawa Festival! Tune in to hear Squeezebox featuring Ted Lange and Mollie B from 7-10 PM ET on Friday, August 24, 2018. If you are near Erie, PA, stop by the festival and say hello to the PJN IJs! http://www.holytrinityrc.org/ To accommodate the […]
Please join Kenny Konopka’s Polka Café on Tuesday, August 21, 2018, as he pays tribute to the polka bands from the Great Lake State, Michigan. We will be traveling from Wyandotte to Frankenmuth to Grand Rapids and all throughout the Great Lake State. We will be featuring classic bands like Johnny Sadrack, The Triple Aires, […]
Tune in to hear your favorite Polka Jammer IJs as they broadcast LIVE this Thursday and Friday from the Summer Music Fest in Frankenmuth, Michigan!
Thursday, August 9th: 5:30 to 8:30 PM ET
5:30 – 6:15 Stephanie
6:15 – 7:00 Ampol Aires
7:00 – 7:45 Polka Family
7:45 – 8:30 Box On
Friday, August 10th : 7:00 to 10:00 PM ET
7:00 – 8:00 Polka Country
8:00 – 9:00 Lenny Gomulka
9:00 – 10:00 The Boys
Please note, due to the Frankenmuth Live Broadcasts the following changes will take place:
Thursday, August 9th
Chainsaw’s Polka Madhouse will air from 4 to 5:30 PM ET
Bad Boy Show will be preempted this evening.
Polkas In Vogue will air from 8:30 – 10:00 PM ET
Friday, August 10th
TGiFriday and The Polka Nite Cap Show will be preempted this evening.
Hey, Wanda & Stephanie fans, be sure to tune into The Blast From The Past Show on Thursday, August 9th for a 2-hour uninterrupted show. This show is to celebrate Stephanie’s Golden Anniversary, 50 years in the music business and take you down the road of that career. The show starts at the beginning of the Mother […]
Ray Skorka is taking his Crankin’ Polkas Show LIVE starting Sunday, August 5th. Ray has been doing pre-recorded broadcasts with the network since October of 2016. Now the show will be aired in real time! Meet Ray in the chat room during the live broadcasts. You will have the opportunity to request tunes and have […]
Join Kenny Olowin as he comes to you live from the Foggy Goggle Ski Lounge at Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Champion, PA to kickoff the annual music festival. Kenny will host The DynaBrass LIVE from 8-10PM ET (7-9 CT) on Wednesday, July 4, 2018.
Join Polka & Broadcast Hall of Famer® “Uncle Sam” Stras for the 4th of July Polka Blast on Wednesday July 4 between 8:00 am -10:00 am ET (7-9am CT), Keith brings you a plenty of Polka Fireworks during this star-spangled Polka Salute, featuring the polka industry’s latest releases. So whether you are on your way […]
The Polka Jammer Crew is heading to Ocean Beach Park Polka Days this week and have lots of LIVE broadcasts planned! Tune in to hear your favorite bands and IJs coming to you live from the fest! Tuesday, June 19th 7-10PM – Polka Nite In America LIVE from The Clarion – Kick-off party ** Patrick […]
Congratulations to TZ who was chosen as the IJ/DJ of The Year from the United States Polka Association. This is his 4th consecutive win. We extend congratulations to all of the award winners who were announced at the USPA banquet on Saturday, May 26, 2018. 2017 USPA AWARD WINNERS Male Vocalist – Andy Boyczuk (The […]
Beginning this Friday, June 1 and every Friday till Labor Day join Broadcast and Polka Hall of Famer Keith Stras for the Friday Summertime Fun Show right after Totally Eighties at 4:00 ET (3:00 CT) Keith will have great music and interesting interviews for 2 big full hours right up to 6:00 ET (5:00 CT) […]
Join Dick Ozimek on Sunday, June 3rd, from 7-9PM ET as he celebrates the airing of his 500th episode of Cousin Ozzie’s Basement. Congratulations to Dick on this milestone achievement.
Join the Polka Jammer Network as we come to you LIVE from the 50th Annual USPA Festival & Convention in Independence, Ohio on Friday, May 25th & Saturday, May 26th from 8 PM -12 AM ET. The PJN broadcast team will be in full force bringing you the sounds of The DynaBrass, Lenny Gomulka’s Chicago Push […]
Join Polka & Broadcast Hall of Famer® Keith Stras on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, 2018, between 2-4 pm ET (1-3 CT) as Keith brings you a Star Spangled Polka Salute to kick off the Polka Summer Season with information and special guests. Plus we remember everyone’s Polka Hero Eddie B, on the 6th anniversary of his passing. So whether you […]
For those of you who were so very kind to support us during our Jammerthon weekend event, please review the following information. Pledges – All pledges have now been collected and compiled. Invoices – For those of you who requested an invoice be mailed they are en route via the postal service. Please return your […]
The Polka Shindig Show will be doing a Tribute Show on Legendary Frank Wojnarowski on Sunday, May 6, 2018, from 8-11 AM ET (7-10 AM CT). Many of Frank’s classic hits will be featured during the program. Polkas, obereks, waltzes, czardas and even a Rheinlander will resound with the Wojnarowski Big Band style. Also, featured […]
April 29th marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of a polka legend, Steve Adamczyk. Remembering this Chicago polka star, Richie Gomulka will be providing two tribute shows. On Wednesday, April 25th from 1-2 PM ET (12-1 CT) Richie will cover the polka and oberek side of Steve and then on Friday, April 27th from 11 PM-12 […]
Join Broadcast & Polka Hall of Famer Keith Stras this Monday evening April 23 starting at 6:00 PM ET (5:00 CT) for an hour-long tribute to the “dean of Chicago Broadcasters” Chet Schafer. Many of Chet’s friends and colleagues will be part of this special walk down memory lane as Keith re-counts Chet’s 65 Yr. career […]
Thank You from the bottom of our hearts for making our 2018 Jammerthon event an historic one. $55,000 was raised over the course of the 53-hour weekend extravaganza. Your kindness and generosity are greatly and enormously appreciated. If you missed out and still want to pledge that can be done through our homepage with some terrific […]
Coming up this weekend, it’s our 9th annual JammerThon. This is our once a year fundraiser to help defray our operating costs to keep us on the air. Pledge Online: Click The Red “Support” Button To Find Out How To Donate Support The Network Or You can call in your pledge of support TOLL-FREE at 1-888-47-POLKA (1-888-477-6552) […]
Spend your Palm Sunday with Stephanie. First up, she will be joining TZ on his Polka Carousel Show (heard Sundays over on www.whmp.com from 8am-12 noon) Stephanie will be stopping by the station and talking about her many years of performing in the polka field. Then head off to the South Deerfield PACC (46 South […]
Congratulations to Polka Jammer IJs Kenny Olowin (Hot American Polkas), Mark & Cherie Trzepacz (TGiFriday) and Todd Zaganicz (Polka Nite Cap Show, That 70’s Show & Totally 80’s) who were all selected as the three finalists for the IJ/DJ Award to be announced at the 50th USPA Annual Convention Awards Banquet on Saturday May 26th. […]
The Polka Jammer Network & St. Sebastian Catholic Church Presents: The Midwest Polka Jammer Appreciation Dance Featuring: “Polka Hall of Famer” Keith Stras & Polka Confetti from Chicago, IL —Saturday, June 2, 2018— Doors Open: 6pm • Music: 7pm–11pm Held at St. Sebastian Parish Hall 20710 Colgate St. • Dearborn Heights, MI 48125 FREE ADMISSION • Cash Bar […]
It is with a heavy heart we announce the passing of Debbie Wondolowski. A long time co-host with her husband Joe on the Polka Celebration show heard here every Sunday at 2PM EST passed on Saturday, February 17th, 2018. Our condolences go out to the entire Wondolowski family. More information is available by following this […]