Today we celebrate the legacy of Earl Palmer, considered by many to be the greatest drummer of the rock roll era. Palmer passed away on September 19 after a lengthy illness. But he leaves behind many great and memorable recordings, some of which we play during Hour 2 of today’s show.
The First Day of Fall Comes to the Land lf the Round Haircut—A Few Sounds of the Season are in order, along with Birthdays-in-Blue for RAYCHARLES, TINYBRADSHAW, TARHEELSLIM, BARBARA and JIGGSALLBUT—voices of the ANGELS of ‘My Boyfriend’s Back’ Infamy, and BEN E. KING.
Harry Waters, Jr – Assistant Professor at Macalester College in Saint Paul inviting us all to The Colored Museum play and Beyond The Colored Museum at Macalester College beginning September 26th and going through October. For further information call 651-696-6359.