The first hour of this program presents music from Nicaragua and, mostly, music from Brazil. The second hour includes music from Mexico and a few versions of the classic tango “La cumparsita”. The literature segment presents a fragment of “México, ciudad de papel” by Gonzalo Celorio.
Members of the Minnesota Trans Health Coalition talking about the upcoming annual MN Trans Health Conference – www.mntranshealth.org
Internationally known astrologer Heather Roan Robbins graces us with her quarterly Astrological Weather Forecast www.roanrobbins.com
On this Back to School edition of the Rockhouse, we come prepared to defend our thesis: the Tighten Up is one of the most influential songs of the Soul era. Today is Archie Bell’s birthday and we go, well, a little bananas. Join us for 60 minutes of the Tighten Up in all its wonderful incarnations during Hour 2. We also celebrate the legacy of Honeyboy Edwards and continue our countdown of the Best Soul Albums of the 70s with #17.