Michael Cavlan, RN (who volunteered after 9/11 with his experinece treating burn victims);longtime community activist on issues from single-payer universsal healthcare, peace and ecnoomic justice. Canddidate with the Open Progressive Party chalenging US Senator AMy Klobuchar (D-MN)
Dueling Granainas and Miles Davis playing a Saeta sandwich a snippet of conversation in which guitarist/composer Ben Abrahamson and Kristina talk about the mix of creativity and technique required to present a successful piece of music or dance.
Nick Ashford Dedication On this episode of Radio Pocho we bring you music by the late great Nick Ashford, one half of the talented songwriting duo of Ashford Simpson. We also welcome special guests Audio Perm, in to talk about their first ever Audio Perm Block Party.
Another ton of new dub and other funky music tonight – including Rolling Lion Studio’s House of Dread (Renegade Media); Playing For Change’s PFC2; and more from 11 Acorn Lane, Baby Arm Sound System, 10 Ft. Ganja Plant, Jesse Royal, Dubkasm, Yabass, Amenta, Nakedi, Luisa Maita, Grace Jones, A Man Called PJ, Digitaldubs, and more. Also tonight, a short mix featuring Pale Rider and Phase Selector Sound System. And another short ON-U Sound mix featuring Little Axe, Creation Rebel, and Singers Players.
Lev Grossman talks with us about his fantasy novel The Magician King. Lev is the senior writer for Time Magazine as well as its book critic, and The Magician King is the sequel to The Magicians, which was a New York Times bestseller.
Also joining us is Antonia Felix, whose book Sonia Sotomayer: The True American Dream has just been released in paperback. Booklist has declared it necessary reading.