Over 160 Stations Unite to Honor George Floyd June 9

On Tuesday, June 9, the radio stations below will recognize the funeral of George Floyd by playing together Sam Cooke’s anthem “A Change is Gonna Come.”

George Floyd will be laid to rest at a private ceremony in Houston that day. His death on May 25 has been the focus of international protests. Many communities are struggling with the issues raised by his death, including racial injustice and police misconduct.

The song will play at 3 p.m. Eastern, 2 Central, 1 Mountain, 12 Pacific, 11 a.m. Alaska, and 9 a.m. Hawaii.

Participating stations (as of June 9, 2020, 2:59 p.m. ET; updates ongoing)

  1. KVRF, Palmer, AK
  2. KCAW, Sitka, AK
  3. KTNA, Talkeetna, AK
  4. WEUP, Huntsville, AL
  5. WVAS, Montgomery, AL
  6. KPSQ-LP, Fayetteville, AR
  7. KLEK, Jonesboro, AR
  8. KPGC-LP, Norman, AR
  9. KOHF-LP, Florence Community, AZ
  10. KWLP, Peach Springs, AZ
  11. KWSS, Phoenix, AZ
  12. KREE, Pirtleville-Douglas, AZ
  13. KWAK-LP, San Xavier Community, AZ
  14. KOHN, Sells, AZ
  15. KOHH, San Lucy, AZ
  16. KTQX, Bakersfield-Lamont, CA
  17. KPFA, Berkeley, CA
  18. KBPT-LP, Bishop, CA
  19. KERU, Blythe, CA
  20. KBCZ, Boulder Creek, CA
  21. KUBO, Calexico-El Centro, CA
  22. KHDC, Chualar-Salinas, CA
  23. KKUP, Cupertino, CA
  24. KDRT-LP, Davis, CA
  25. KSJV, Fresno, CA
  26. KIDE, Hoopa, CA
  27. KVUH, Laytonville, CA
  28. KFJC, Los Altos Hills, CA
  29. KCRW, Los Angeles, CA
  30. KCBP, Modesto, CA
  31. KGCE-LP, Modesto, CA
  32. KMPO, Modesto-Stockton, CA
  33. KVMR, Nevada City, CA
  34. KPCA, Petaluma, CA
  35. KZYX, Philo, CA
  36. KPRI, Pala, CA
  37. KWMR, Port Reyes Station, CA
  38. KNQY, Quincy, CA
  39. KMUD, Redway, CA
  40. KNSJ-LP, San Diego, CA
  41. KCSB, Santa Barbara, CA
  42. KSQD, Santa Cruz, CA
  43. KHUI, Alamosa, CO
  44. KGNU, Boulder, CO
  45. KDNK, Carbondale, CO
  46. KYOL, Chama, CO
  47. KYBU, Covelo, CA
  48. KUVO, Denver, CO
  49. KVOQ, Denver, CO
  50. The Drop (KUVO-HD2), Denver, CO
  51. KDUR, Durango, CO
  52. KJAC, Fort Collins-Denver, CO
  53. KQTO, Hurley, CO
  54. KVNF, Paonia, CO
  55. KVMG, Raton, CO
  56. KLZR, Westcliffe, CO
  57. WPKN, Bridgeport, CT
  58. WWSX-LP, Rehoboth Beach, DE
  59. WMPH, Wilmington, DE
  60. WGOT-LP, Gainesville, FL
  61. WCLK, Atlanta, GA
  62. WRUU-LP, Savannah, GA
  63. KKCR, Kauai, HI
  64. KMNO, Maui, HI
  65. KWIT-HD3, Sioux City, IA
  66. KRBX, Boise, ID
  67. KBSX-HD3, Boise, ID
  68. KRFP, Moscow, ID
  69. WCXP-LP, Chicago, IL
  70. WFHB, Bloomington, IN
  71. WELT, Fort Wayne, IN
  72. WUKY, Lexington, KY
  73. WXOX, Louisville, KY
  74. WMMT, Whitesburg, KY
  75. WXDR-LP, New Orleans, LA
  76. WOMR, Provincetown, MA
  77. WCUW, Worcester, MA
  78. WHCP-LP, Cambridge, MD
  79. WOWD, Takoma Park, MD
  80. WBFY-LP, Belfast, ME
  81. WERU, Blue Hill, ME
  82. WYAR, Portland, ME
  83. WYCE, Grand Rapids, MI
  84. KUMD, Duluth, MN
  85. WTIP, Grand Marais, MN
  86. KBEM, Minneapolis, MN
  87. KUOM, Minneapolis, MN
  88. KBFT, Nett Lake, MN
  89. KVSC, St. Cloud, MN
  90. KOPN, Columbia, MO
  91. KTBG, Kansas City, MO
  92. KFGM-LP, Missoula, MT
  93. WSFM-LP, Asheville, NC
  94. WPVM-LP, Asheville, NC
  95. WUNC Music, Chapel Hill, NC
  96. WNCU, Durham, NC
  97. WMPM, Smithfield-Raleigh, NC
  98. WPRB, Princeton, NJ
  99. WEXT, Albany, NY
  100. WRFI, Ithaca, NY
  101. WJFF, Jeffersonville, NY
  102. WFUV, New York City, NY
  103. WKZE, Red Hook, NY
  104. KNVC, Carson City, NV
  105. KUNM, Albuquerque, NM
  106. KUPR-LP, Placitas, NM
  107. WAPS, Akron, OH
  108. WOMP-LP, Cambridge, OH
  109. WOHP-LP, Huntsville, OH
  110. WRPO, Russells Point, OH
  111. WKTL, Youngstown, OH
  112. KSKQ, Ashland, OR
  113. KMUN, Astoria, OR
  114. KPOV, Bend, OR
  115. KFFD LP, Beaverton, OR
  116. KCIW-LP, Brookings, OR
  117. KBOO, Portland, OR
  118. KFFP LP, Portland, OR
  119. KQAC, Portland, OR
  120. KXRY, Portland, OR
  121. OPB Music, Portland, OR
  122. KMUZ, Salem, OR
  123. KWSO, Warm Springs, OR
  124. KTUP, Williamette, OR
  125. WXPN, Philadelphia, PA
  126. WSSB, Orangeburg, SC
  127. WEVL, Memphis, TN
  128. WMOT, Nashville, TN
  129. WXNA, Nashville, TN
  130. KRZU, Batesville/Crystal City, TX
  131. KOOP, Austin, TX
  132. KUTX, Austin, TX
  133. KXT, Dallas, TX
  134. KUZU-LP, Denton, TX
  135. KTSU, Houston, TX
  136. KPAC, San Antonio, TX
  137. KUPR, San Antonio, TX
  138. KHEM, Zapata, TX
  139. KZMU, Moab, UT
  140. KRCL, Salt Lake City, UT
  141. KUAA-LP, Salt Lake City, UT
  142. WERA-LP, Arlington, VA
  143. WTJU, Charlottesville, VA
  144. WXTJ, Charlottesville, VA
  145. WCHG, Hot Springs, VA
  146. WVLS, Monterey, VA
  147. WRIR, Richmond, VA
  148. WRWK-LP, Richmond, VA
  149. WGDR, Plainfield, VT
  150. WFVR-LP, South Royalton, VT
  151. KPTZ, Port Townsend, WA
  152. KAOS, Olympia, WA
  153. KEXP, Seattle, WA
  154. KMGP-LP, Seattle, WA
  155. KVRU-LP, Seattle, WA
  156. KGHE, Montesano, WA
  157. KGHI, Westport, WA
  158. WORT, Madison, WI
  159. WYMS, Milwaukee, WI
  160. WXPR, Rhinelander, WI
  161. WVMR, Frost, WV
  162. WVMR, Hillsboro, WV
  163. WKYW-LP, Keyser, WV
  164. WDMT, Marlinton, WV
  165. WNMP, Marlinton, WV

In addition, Native Public Media will close its offices for the hour.

The event was organized by the National Federation of Community Broadcasters as a way to bring the community media world together to mark the tragic events of the last two weeks. Please direct press inquiries to our office, 970-279-3411.

Stations wishing to still participate can download a toolkit, featuring audio, social media images, and sample copy, here. Please contact us to be added to the above list.

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