Joan Richarde

Host and Producer

Joan Richarde is the Host and Producer of Oasis, Jonkunnu Express, CityLights, Dance Party, Ensemble and Sojourn.  She also hosts & produces Blues on the Move, Night Flight, and Muse's Jukebox, in rotation with other MTPR host/producers.

Ways to Connect

Start your "All Hallows Eve" celebration early this year with a special Halloween edition of The Psychedelic Circus. Dr. Sandoz and Joan Richarde will provide musical tricks and treats for your 'Psychedelic' listening pleasure this Friday, October 28 from 10:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Put on your costume, light the candles and tune in.

Fields of blooming flower children and arrowleaf balsamroot herald the arrival of The Psychedelic Circus, as we celebrate spring. Join Dr. Sandoz and Joan Richarde for an audio explosion of sound & color tonight on MTPR. Tune in tonight from 10:00 p.m. to midnight, on your radio or online at Be there or "be square" but be sure to tune in, either way!

Suffering from cabin fever?  Have the winter doldrums got you staring at blank walls? The Psychedelic Circus rolls back into Montana Public Radio Friday February 19, from 10:00 p.m. - midnight. Dr. Sandoz & Joan Richarde will be spinning obscure gems from the psychedelic era to surround you in a "musical meltdown" that's sure to liven up your Friday night & transport you to a higher plane!  Tune in, turn down the lights, and let the music take you away.

A hint of Halloween is in the air as the Psychedelic Circus rolls into town & onto the airwaves tonight on MTPR. Join Joan Richarde & Dr. Sandoz from 10:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Friday, October 9, for lesser known psychedelic music gems from 1964-1973 and let the music transform your state of mind!

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Lose your mind with us as we trip along the edge of sanity! The Psychedelic Circus features Psychiatric Psychedelica tonight at 10:00 p.m. Listen on your radio or online.