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What’s on: Oprah, Comedy Central and Holiday music continues

December 9, 2013

It’s another Monday, you know what that means — more awesome programming hitting the airwaves! Kick back, double up on that coffee and tune in for music and entertainment that’ll get you through this weekday.

The Bob Edwards Show
6 am ET on SiriusXM Public Radio

Start your morning with a dose of what’s going on around the globe. Today, Bob Edwards welcomes Juanita Rilling, Director of the U.S. Agency for International Development’s Center for International Disaster Information (USAID CIDI), to talk about the devastating situation in the Philippines. The recent typhoon that passed through has left most without drinkable water or electricity. Tune in to find out how you can help. Also on board is Alan Dershowitz, one of America’s top and best-known lawyers — he’s represented the likes of Mike Tyson and OJ Simpson. Listen in as he gives us a personal take on his professional career and discusses his new book, Taking the Stand.

The Nate Berkus Show
10 am ET on Oprah Radio
Time to revamp your daily meals with Chef Alex Guarnaschelli. She’s visiting Nate Berkus to show you how to whip up delish meals on a low budget.Speaking of revamping, get interior design tips on how to give your bedroom a facelift. And since it’s the season, Berkus is sharing his fave gifts that don’t break the bank.

Oprah’s Next Chapter: Powerhouse Performances
12 pm ET on Oprah Radio

Need some movie recommendations? Oprah is giving you an inside look on some of this year’s powerhouse actors. On this edition Oprah is welcoming Idris Elba (Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom), Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years A Slave) and Michael B. Jordan (Fruitvale Station).

The Drive Home
5:30 pm ET on Comedy Central
Get comic relief while you’re on the long trek home. Tune in as Andy Kindler takes the spotlight of this half-hour long, stand-up special. He’ll be telling us all about his overseas adventures and relationship problems — sounds like a good one. To get a taste of his humor, check out the clip below to see Kindler and Brett Gelman defend their ridiculous tweets on The Jeselnick Offensive.

Holiday Pops
Tune in until 12/26 on SiriusXM Pops or online Ch. 753
Come on, admit it, you need some holiday tunes to get your spirits up! Thankfully, we’ve got just the thing. Tune in to the Holiday Pops channel from now until 12/26 to get your helping of seasonal goodness. You’ll hear performances from the great Luciano Pavarotti, Marilyn Horne, and Juan Diego Florez and even some stellar instrumentals performed by Sir James Galway, the Canadian Brass and the Philadelphia Orchestra. Can’t get enough holiday cheer? We’ve got tons of holiday channels to get you pumped for this special time of year — check out this list for all your listening needs.