Noir photographer, Mark Krajnak is my special guest today. Happy Birthday Bob Weir! This Day in Music History brings us a special treat from George Harrison live from Madison Square Garden, The Joke of the Week and the Foo Fighters rock out on David Letterman!
Justin Baragona from PoliticusUSA spent the weekend observing "Ferguson October", four days of organized civil disobedience. He was there for "Moral Monday" when Cornel West was arrested and calls what's happening now, "a movement". Incredible conversation. Lots of great new music, This Day in Music History and Marriage Equality has its reception in Alaska! Let Love Lead the Way!!
We celebrate what would have been John Lennon's 74th birthday with the co-creator of The John Lennon Tribute Concert, Joe Raiola who is also the Senior Editor of Mad Magazine! Fantastic interview. Plus This Day in Music History, two other rock birthdays to celebrate, The Joke of the Week and lots of great music from John Lennon! Thank you John!
The Backstreets of America Tour finally gets to talk with the Backstreets man himself, Chris Phillips, owner, publisher, editor of Backstreets Magazine and Backstreets.com. Plus, music for our lunar "blood moon" eclipse, This Day in Music History, Happy Birthday John Mellencamp and some awesome music! Enjoy!
This Day in Music History, Happy Birthday to Sting, The Joke of the Week and Justin Baragona, Sr. Editor for PoliticusUSA.com gives his weekly update from Ferguson, MI. Oh yeah, and some great music including a money block for those Alaskans getting their PFD's!!
Incredible! Amazing! My Central Park horse drawn carriage "driver", Stephen Malone, turns out to be the spokesperson for the NYC carriage industry! I didn't know that when I invited him on the show a couple of weeks ago but I know it now! Plus, a Motown itch that wouldn't quit, This Day in Music History and Trey Anastasio turns 50! Whew! What a show!
The newest addition to the team, sports commentator Alex Jones tells us why Derek Jeter is one of the great Yankee players as we prepare to say goodbye to our Captain! Plus the musical soundtrack for the 6.2 earthquake in Anchorage, This Day in Music History, The Joke of the Week and new music from The Black Keys, Cage the Elephant, Elle King and more!
The Backstreets of America Tour is live from Monmouth University as we celebrate Bruce Springsteen's 65th birthday! Contributing writer for Backstreets magazine and Backstreets.com, Shawn Poole stops by to talk about Bruce as Thom Zimny goes through a sound check in the background! Plus musical influences on Springsteen's sound share the playlist.
We have our first Canadian listener and so an impromptu musical tribute kicks off the show. Plus This Day in Music History, The Joke of the Week and Melanie Pagioli is my special guest as we continue with our celebration of Springsteen's 65th on 9/23. Melanie is the ED of The Friends of Bruce Springsteen Special Collection hosts of two special birthday events coming up at Monmouth University.
Springsteen photographer and long time friend, Frank Stefanko is live on the show today as we continue to celebrate Springsteen's upcoming 65th birthday! What stories he shares about meeting Patti Smith and Bruce. Fabulous! Plus This Day in Music History and happy birthday to the greatest bluesman alive today, B.B. King, who at 89 is still touring!!