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New music from Rupa & the April Fishes, Menehan Street Band and Rosie Flores this morning. We also heard from the Secret Stash Records Twin Cities Funk & Soul compilation in advance of the special edition Prophets of Peace 7" that label will release on Black Friday November 23rd, 2012. If you're going to spend money on holidays on the day when tons of money is spent by lots of people, that's a fine way to do it.
It's bithdays this week for three of the giants of American popular song, Johnny Mercer, Hoagie Carmichael and Johnny Mandel.
BIRTHDAYS-IN-BLUE From the Land of the Round Haircut and a Remembrance of our own DAVE RAY, gone these ten (!) years......
Situated on the corner of 1st Street and First Avenue in Minneapolis, the stately brick building now called Aria was once home to Theatre de la Jeune Lune. Today it's an event space, and currently home to a unique audio-visual exhibit. "Playing the Building" is an installation created by David Byrne--musician and front man of Talking Heads-which allows people to experiment with sound from devices attached to an old pipe organ. The result is a what Byrne calls "a democratic musical experience."
Parenting Without Power Struggles:Raising Joyful, Resilient Kids While Staying Cool, Calm, and Connected
Imagine life without drama, meltdowns, and power struggles. Most of us know what to do when our kids behave. But let's face it: family life can get downright crazy, and it's at those moments that we most need to keep our cool.
Family therapist Susan Stiffelman has shown thousands of parents how to be the cool, confident "Captain of the ship" in their children's lives. Based on her successful practice and packed with real-life stories, Susan shares proven strategies and crystal clear insights to motivate kids to cooperate and connect.
The Cory Wong Quartet performs at the Artists’ Quarter Jazz Club in downtown St. Paul. The band features Cory Wong, Kevin Gastonguay, Andy Schuster and Zach Schmid. Songs in this segment include "Pougkeepsie,” “Flee” and “One/October Snow."
Runa Laila and Saleem Raza bring us some golden oldies. Then listen to some pop, rock, and folk; not to foget a track released as American bhangra. The Mekaal Hasan Band rock up the Bhageshwaari raga, Ananda Shankar and State of Bengal tip thier hats to betelnut chewers (meetha paan, anybody?), and Sheila Chandra explores Indipop early in her career. Plus a whole bunch of fused funk from Rahat Fateh Ali and Michael Brook, Bill Laswell and the late Ustad Sulan Khan, the great Cheb i Sabbah, Jah Wobble and the Temple of Sound, and others.