first (known) airplay 

of songs from Sparks

KTEP 88.5 FM (NPR)
El Paso, TX
WCUW 91.3 FM

Worcester, MA

KTAL 101.5 FM

Las Cruces, NM

Jewish Rock Radio
2 Jews, 3 Opinions 5/24/20
Shabbos Keeps the Jews 7/18/20
Lights Lead Home
Kind 8/16/20
Max (The Bark Mitzvah Song)
7 Circles 8/8/20
Sparks 2/22/20 5/10/20 3/2/20
2 Pockets 5/1/21
Temples 7/24/21 7/18/21
Spiritual Not Religious
Tearin’ the Sea
The Best
One-Way Train 3/21/20 4/4/21
Stack the Stones 4/19/20 8/30/20
Right Messiah
Nothing in Between
Deep and Wide
Rowboat 3/22/20
Letters 11/26/22
The Stone 3/15/20
Give Thanks 11/23/20


first airplay of my non-SPARKS songs includes:

my song with Amalia Zeitlin, “I’m Here to Stay“, first aired on Las Cruces, NM station KRUX 91.5 FM on 7/28/2023

my song “Freedumb” first aired on Ron Cooke’s KTAL 101.5 FM program “Music They Don’t Want You to Hear” on 11/14/2021

my statistics song “The Gambler” first aired on The Ross Kaminsky Show on Oct. 19, 2018 (Denver’s KHOW 630 AM)

six original math/statistics jingles I wrote were performed on KCOS-TV during six episodes (which first aired October 14, 18, 20 2011, January 24, 26, 30 2012) of the children’s educational program Blast Beyond

my song “Healing Song” (from Ellen M. Wilson’s album Songs of Ascent) first aired on El Paso’s KTEP 88.5 FM on 9/11/2008

my math song “Domain and Range” first aired on the “Math Medley” show on Phoenix’s KFNX 1100 AM, southern New England station WALE 990 AM, and on 9/23/2000

my song “Earthwoman” (from my 1992 album Afterglow) first aired on 6/16/1992 on Austin’s KGSR-FM (and Folkus’ cover of the song first aired in 1995 on KUT 90.5 FM)

my song “Big Bad Grad School Blues” (from my 1992 album Afterglow) first aired on 8/13/1992 on KGSR 107.1 FM.

(Fun Fact : my very first time on radio was actually singing “happy birthday” Dylan-style on 5/24/1991 on KGSR 107.1 FM for Bob Dylan’s 50th birthday to win a contest!)