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France Gall died this week, aged 70. Romain Adrien and Frederic dedicated part of the show to her and her husband, Michel Berger.

We speak with Michael Perry about his new book Montaigne in Barn Boots: An Amateur Ambles Through Philosophy. He is a humorist, radio host, songwriter, and the New York Times bestselling author of several nonfiction books, including Visiting Tom and Population 485. 

New tunes, listener requests & a conversation with Katie Dahl!

*New Releases

**Womenfolk Theme Song

Today's show featured an obituary to the late great Denise LaSalle….Queen of Southern Soul. She passed away January 8th, 2018 at 78 years old of congestive heart failure. Look for my written interview with her for the Twin Cities Blues News. It's available at Minnesota Blues On


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What happens when the deep dark secrets of past emotional and physical traumas resurface as physical manifestations like migraine headaches, undiagnosable fainting spells, chronic constipation, and even cancer?

The case histories in Body Talk NEVER Lies is sure to leave an embossed memory with the listeners just as do the subconscious events that haunt each of us– possibly one of the case reports shared will resonate with situations in your life!

Health Notes shares an important conversation with Natalie Davis about how the way we are holding on emotionally is making us sick.

Cerebus the Aardvark

The comic book series by Dave Simm and published by Aardvark Vanahaim Press in Canada was very popular when it was released in the early 1980s.  Dave Simm gave his permission for Shockwave to produced radio versions of the first six issues.  The inimitable Kara Dalkey did the adaptations.  Music was chosen by Matthew Tepper. 

Tonight we bring you the first three issues of the comic series.

Cerebus the Aardvark #1