Cactus Blossoms stopped by with their new release recorded live at the Turf Club. Music by Taj Mahal, Harmonica Fats, Liquor Pigs, Pokey Lafarge, Texas Tornadoes, Nina Simone, Steve Earle, and much more. Click “Episode Details” to check out the playlist and link into the archive.

Extra special guest poet, J. Otis Powell does his poet-ing in-studio ! Featuring pre-recorded pieces, straight up-no chaser poems, and live words affixed to a James Carter classic on top of that! All in anticipation of his performance next weekend, December 13 & 14 at Pangea World Theater, Lake & Lyndale. The show today ends with two tracks from Malamanya, in concert Friday night at the Cedar Cultural Center, Dec. 6 !