Arts & Culture

Music Host: Mark Koerner
News Host: Paul Brohaugh
Producer: Dale Connelly
Engineer: Rico Morales

DR. SEUSS’S SLEEP BOOK & MORE
Pieces from Theodore Geisel , Todd Melby & Milton Feher

Follow up to Ana Moura’s 2nd visit, along with a tip of the hat to Bajofondo. Stand by for pledge drive coming the next two Wednesdays on Global Beat ! Pledge NOW !

Music host: David Cummings
News host: Colleen Harris
Producer: Mike Fischbein

The great dub & roots just keeps on flowing inna Echo Chamber… Tons of new releases, including: McPullish’s Shepherd Riddim album (featuring Jahn T, Cheziodek, Island Rose, Tippa Irie, Ken Serious, and more); the “Inna Mi Heart” EP from Omar Perry / Bost & Bim; Banco de Gaia’s Apollo album; DubRaJah’s “Terai” album (on Angel Dust); the Lee Scratch Perry & ERM “Humanicity” album; Righteous Dub’s Righteous Dub Vol 1 EP; and Patrick Del Rey’s “Dub Treatment” EP. More new music from Trevor “The Technician” McKenzie (“No Burden Dub” feat. Robert C), Red Star Martyrs, The Opposition Party, The Seed Organization, Hotdrop, and Stephane LeFrancois & LeMi. Other ingredients in our dub stew included: J Boog, Rebelution, Toots & the Maytals, Eating Betty, SOJA, KingRat, BDLabs, Kukan Dub Lagan, Culture, The English Beat, Ranking Ann, Secret Panels vs. The Assessor, Fish & Goat At the Controls, Adrian Sherwood, Wayne Jarret & Silver Fox, and more…

We speak with Elizabeth Graver about her new novel The End of the Point. She is also the author of the novels Awake, The Honey Thief, and Unravelling. Her short story collection, Have You Seen Me?, won the 1991 Drue Heinz Literature Prize.

We also speak with Catherine and Tobias Wolff about their new book Not Less Than Everything: Catholic Writers on Heroes of Conscience, from Joan of Arc to Oscar Romero.

Interview with Texas blues woman Sweet Mama Cotton aka Marcy Rae to talk about the blues scene in Spring, Texas where she called in from. That’s about 20 miles north of Houston. We also talked about her new CD “Suh-WEEET” on 100% Cotton Record label. For more about Marcy, go to: marcy@sweetmamacotton.com.

Live in the Studio: Ellis

Music Hosts: Ron Thums & Jean Silverberg
News Host: Terry Carter
Newsroom Assistant: Trisha Collopy
Producer: Dale Connelly

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