“WPKN-FM is a free-form radio station in Bridgeport, Connecticut; it is, to be honest, the greatest radio station in the world.”
- The New Yorker
Chris Frantz is a musician, producer, songwriter and founding member of the Talking Heads and Tom Tom Club, He is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and hosts the radio show Chris Frantz the Talking Head on WPKN.
Founded in 1963, WPKN is a 10,000-watt listener-supported community radio station broadcasting at 89.5 FM and streaming online at WPKN.org. WPKN’s terrestrial signal now reaches to a listenership of 1.5 million people in Connecticut, Long Island, parts of New York and Massachusetts.
This hour-long simulcast will highlight VersoFest’s offerings and the paperback release of Chris Frantz’s memoir, Remain in Love.