EP 145 | Buffy Saint-Marie Turns 80

Last Saturday Singer/Songwriter, Educator, Social Activist, Mother, and leader Buffy Saint-Marie celebrated her 80th Birthday.   She had some cake she made the night before and called us from her home in Hawaii. This is the complete interview  (Keep your ears open for chickens and...

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EP 144 | David Fishof/Rock Camp

Summer camp meets Spinal Tap as we journey to Rock’ n’ Roll Fantasy Camp, where dreamers from across America and around the world gather to shred with their heroes – and learn to rock like the legends. Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp is an institution and cultural...

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EP 143 | Kris Kristofferson

Kris Kristofferson has retired. What a road he walked in his lifetime. Hung around Johnny Cash’s studio as the janitor and pitched him multiple songs ((he talks about it here) Helped to start the songwriting trend in Nashville that brought respectability to Country Music...

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EP 142 | Celebration of Black Cinema – Shawn Edwards

Delroy Lindo, John Legend, Leslie Odom Jr. Tessa Thompson; Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Eli Goree and Aldis Hodge; and Andra Day.  and more were recognized on  Tuesday in LA at the 3rd annual Celebration of Black Cinema, in partnership with Critics Choice Assn. “The Critics Choice Association...

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EP 141 | k.d.lang from the Archives

From the Archives – k.d. lang Is it possible there are music fans who do not know who K.D. is? k.d. Lang was born in the town of Consort, Alta. Kathryn Dawn grew up listening to the wild variety of music being played by...

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EP 140 | Sam Pollard MLK / FBI

MLK/FBI is an essential expose of the surveillance and harassment of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Rev King was called by the FBI  “the most dangerous” Black person in America” The expose was undertaken by J. Edgar Hoover and the U.S. government.  The film is based...

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