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Montreux Comedy host Paul Taylor on the double-edged sword of comedy

Montreux Comedy host Paul Taylor on the double-edged sword of comedy

Mid Morning Mix

Was Paul Taylor just naturally funny and discovered through a set of lucky circumstances? Or did he sit down one day, google 'how to become a comedian' and follow it up with hard graft? Als...

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GAOS - Wizard of Oz with Scarecrow & the Lion

GAOS - Wizard of Oz with Scarecrow & the Lion

Mid Morning Mix

We're off to see the Wizard, the Wonderful Wizard of Oz...

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ART SEEN - "Degenerate Art"

ART SEEN - "Degenerate Art"

ART SEEN

The news hit the art world like lightning in 2014: the Kunstmuseum Bern was made sole heir to the 'Gurlitt art trove', an unexpected and initially overwhelming gift that came with many...

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The Know-it-all Marketplace pop-up shop

The Know-it-all Marketplace pop-up shop

Mid Morning Mix

Lisa Cirieco-Ohlman of Know-it-all passport & Cirieco Design is getting both creative and organised at her one-stop shop for Christmas gifts.

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GEDS - The School For Wives

GEDS - The School For Wives

Mid Morning Mix

GEDS Director Catherine Harari and Actor Charles Slovenksi join us in the studio on the Mid Morning Mix.

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Getting to know Transistor Girl

Getting to know Transistor Girl

Mid Morning Mix

Chris & Christophe of Transistor Girl talk to Katt Cullen...

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Mané's EP release party

Mané's EP release party

Mid Morning Mix

Mané is a talented singer songwriter with an impressive EP. She's young. At just 24, she's already had an impressive journey to get to this point. She may be releasing an EP now, ...

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Toby May & Greg Arnold at LeBox

Toby May & Greg Arnold at LeBox

Mid Morning Mix

Toby and Greg join us in the studio, guitars and all...

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So Many Queens talk about their Style Market in St-Prex

So Many Queens talk about their Style Market in St-Prex

Mid Morning Mix

Fancy a spot of shopping this weekend? So Many Queens are organising a shopping event on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th November.

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The Village Players - One Man, Two Guvnors

The Village Players - One Man, Two Guvnors

Mid Morning Mix

Director Chris Hemmens joins us in the WRS studio to talk about One Man, Two Guvnors. 

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A glance at BuchBasel with authors David Constantine and Lizzie Doron

A glance at BuchBasel with authors David Constantine and Lizzie Doron

Mid Morning Mix

BuchBasel takes place 10-12 November. Featured events in this podcast are Saturday's reading and conversation with Lizzie Doron: Sweet Occupation and Sunday's reading and discussion with...

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Soulitude Urban Expressions - Omar & Djamila

Soulitude Urban Expressions - Omar & Djamila

Mid Morning Mix

Omar and Djamila join Katt in the studio on the Mid Morning Mix.

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Anne Peden on the Poppy Appeal and Remembrance Day events

Anne Peden on the Poppy Appeal and Remembrance Day events

Mid Morning Mix

Remembrance Day takes place every year on the 11th November - the date that marks the end of the First World War. A one minute silence is traditionally observed on this day at 11:00am....

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Kool on 50 years as Kool & the Gang

Kool on 50 years as Kool & the Gang

Mid Morning Mix

Baloise Session - © Photo by Dominik Plüss  Kool & The Gang, Baloise Session 2017 Celebrate good times, COME ON!! Kool & The Gang might be 50 years in ...

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Athens-based rock cabaret band StarWound on tour in Switzerland

Athens-based rock cabaret band StarWound on tour in Switzerland

Mid Morning Mix

StarWound, from Athens, Greece, are doing a 5-day tour in Switzerland! WRS spoke to pianist, Petros Bouras, about the 'rock cabaret' they perform and performing music in a more theatrica...

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Building the comedy scene in Zurich - with Ben Delahaye

Building the comedy scene in Zurich - with Ben Delahaye

Mid Morning Mix

Ben has big plans to build a comedy scene in Zurich. Tonight's show at the ComedyHaus is already SOLD OUT, so he's off to a great start. He catches up with us on the Mid Morning Mix. 

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James Blunt - From tanks to tour buses

James Blunt - From tanks to tour buses

Mid Morning Mix

Katt Cullen caught up with James Blunt about tanks, tour buses and triangles on the Mid Morning Mix!! He divulges what's so special about the nightclub that he has in the back of his garden....

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Why we love Shnit short film festival in Bern

Why we love Shnit short film festival in Bern

Mid Morning Mix

WRS's Emma Baumhofer explains why she's a Shnit regular...

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LUFF's Julien Bodivit talks about the underground film festival

LUFF's Julien Bodivit talks about the underground film festival

Mid Morning Mix

The Lausanne Underground Film Festival returns with a young and adventurous edition. Over 100 films will show across the 18th - 22nd October this year.      

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Autumn activities in Bern

Autumn activities in Bern

WRS is proud to announce that we are now broadcasting on DAB+ in Bern! Our local "Bärnermeitschi" (Bernese girl) and Digital Manager, Emma, gives her recommendations for enjoyin...

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Geneva Brass Band Concert - for an excellent cause

Geneva Brass Band Concert - for an excellent cause

The TalkTalk Breakfast Show

If you’re a fan of brass bands, there’s a major concert on this weekend in Geneva, raising money for a great cause. The official Brass Band of Geneva are at the Victoria Hall this Sunda...

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Yardbird's debut show - The Tragedian

Yardbird's debut show - The Tragedian

Mid Morning Mix

We speak to Diana Thomas, creator of theatre company Yardbird and producer of their debut show, The Tragedian.  

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Expanding Your Horizons - Fun-packed science workshops for girls

Expanding Your Horizons - Fun-packed science workshops for girls

Mid Morning Mix

Lorraine Mcdowell is a scientist. Over the years she's noticed that the gender ratio in science and technical industries is not weighted towards women. We look at why that might be and what her...

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JP from the Blues Association of Geneva talks about power trios

JP from the Blues Association of Geneva talks about power trios

Mid Morning Mix

JP from the Blues Association of Geneva (BAG) comes into the WRS studio to talk about Power Trios. Next up: Carvin Jones When: Thursday 12th October at 9pm Where: Brasseur des Grottes in ...

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