11/15/2007 African Rhythms
11/15/2007 Write On Radio!

Lynette talks with poet Ann Iverson. She’s a member of the Laurel Poetry Collective, and her newest book is Definite Space. Many of the poems in this collection describe the conflicted feelings of a mom watching her son called to the Iraq war.

In the second half of the show, we talk with Haifa Zangana, author of City of Widows: An Iraqi Woman’s Account of War and Resistance. Haifa Zangana is a weekly columnist for al-Quds newspaper and a commentator for The Guardian, Red Pepper, and al-Ahram Weekly. She lives in London.

11/15/2007 The Dakota Dave Hull Show

Hull, Dakota Dave : New Shirt
Van Ronk, Dave : Jivin’ Man Blues
New Lost City Ramblers : Free Little Bird

11/15/2007 The Rockhouse

Big goings-on this week as we preview upcoming gigs by Sharon Jones at First Avenue and Doctor John at the Dakota. Also, we spend lots of time celebrating the 66th birthday of not-so-secret Rockhouse hero, Dan Penn, with an extended set of his great songs.

11/15/2007 Rocket Ship Ska Trip
11/15/2007 In Your Ear

Happy Birthday Neil Young…62 years Young!

11/14/2007 International Jazz Conspiracy

Tribute to Mike Osborne (September 28, 1941 – September 19, 2007)

11/14/2007 Scandinavian Cultural Hour

Musik for tonights show taken from some wonderful recordings from the southern Swedish provinces of Skåne, Småland and Blekinge as well as the island of Gotland and spanning the years 1976-2005. Driving släng polskas predominate.

11/14/2007 House Party
11/14/2007 Global Beat

With 4 high quality and very different gigs to take in this weekend – plenty of highlights to talk about preview – check out the playlist.