Michael Sheldon calls in to talk about his book Mark Twain: Man in White: The Grand Adventure of His Final Years. Michael Sheldon is also the author of biographies of George Orwell and Graham Greene.
Also this week, we talk with poet Matthew Mauch, a recent participant in the Intermedia Arts Writer-to-Writer Mentorship Program. His poem Black Wool As the Answer to Everything, the Antidote For, the Synonym Of, In Medias Res, Black Wool is Love— was a finalist in the Sonora Review Poetry Contest, and will appear in the spring issue.
From brand new releases, to the re-release of a classic, another program full of great dub and roots. New releases from: Vibronics; Citizen Sound; Trevor “The Technician” McKenzie (with Mika on vocals) and more…including Rihanna’s cover of “Redemption Song” for Haiti benefit. The classic re-release tonight: “Harder Shade of Black” (on Pressure Sounds).
*Sabotage in the Sky, Part 2” – by L. Ron Hubbard. In the conclusion of this air adventure from 1938 pulp stories, both the test pilots think for a minute that the pilot from the competing air manufacturer is sabotaging the other. But we know that there’s a Nazi spy involved.