Arts & Culture

Roots, Rock & Reggae… 70’s, 80’s & 90’s flash by in the first hour… Dylan, Lou Reed, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Marley, The Fugees, on to the track “Jump” from Kris Kross. A classic Otis Redding interpretation of “A Change is Gonna Come”, some rare Manu Dibango, and 2 tracks from the latest Alpha Blondy release. Also a preview of “Images of Africa”, an African film festival running for a week at St. Anthony Main, sponsored by the Film Society of Minneapolis-St. Paul… for details go to: www.mspfilmsociety.org

A very special show tonight…dedicated to the great DJ Cheb i Sabbah who passed away on November 6 after a long hard fight against cancer. In addition to featuring DJ Cheb, the show also included a special half-hour set of tunes from Thomas Blondet’s Rhythm & Culture label. Fitting right in was the new “The Eastern Rising” compilation on Svaha Sound, as well as the excellent new “Elephant Bass – Vol.1” compilation from Elephant Bass Labs, and the new “Poulp Up Brazil” compilation from Fresh Poulp. On top of this we had some great new tracks from HIRIE, Joe Ariwa ft. Lee “Scratch” Perry (on Steppas Records), Jennifer Paulos & Mystic Selectah, Piper St Sound & Dialect Trio, Adam Prescott & Charlie P, and Marina P. Rounding out the program with tunes from The Scientist meets Ted Sirota’s Heavyweight Dub, Scratchylus (ft. Kiddus I), Mad Professor, Lloyd Brown, Masia One, Mayd Hubb meets Joe Pilgrim, Dub Club (Tom Chasteen & Tippa Lee), Ian Bederman Project, Pale Rider, Ill-esha, The Selecter, Little Dragon, Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra, Orquestra Brasileira de Música Jamaicana (OBMJ), MC Zulu, and more…

We speak with Alan DeNiro about his book Tyrannia: and Other Renditions. He is also the author of the short story collection Skinny Dipping in the Lake of the Dead, which was a finalist for the Crawford Award.

We also speak with Tim Brady about his new book A Death in San Pietro: The Untold Story of Ernie Pyle, John Huston and the Fight for Purple Heart Valley. He is also the author of Twelve Desperate Miles.

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Live in the Studio: Katey Bellville

 

Coping with Concussion and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Guide to Living with the Challenges Associated with Post Concussion Syndrome and Brain Trauma

A comprehensive guide for improving memory, focus, and quality of life in the aftermath of a concussion.

Often presenting itself after a head trauma, concussion— or mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI)— can cause chronic migraines, depression, memory, and sleep problems that can last for years, referred to as post concussion syndrome (PCS).

Neuropsychologist and concussion survivor Dr. Diane Roberts Stoler is the authority on all aspects of the recovery process. Coping with Concussion and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury is a lifeline for patients, parents, and other caregivers.

The Queen is in the Counting House, Part 2 – a baseball mystery from the Cape Cod Radio Mystery Theater. Captain Underhill watches over a young ball player in Fenway Park.
And some short silly sketches from the Big Fun Radio Funtime show in Minneapolis, by Fearless Comedy Productions.

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