Live in the Rock Lives Studio, Vered Mares of VP&D House, Alaska's newest publishing and book design house. We'll talk about the health of book publishing with the arrival of the e-book and the fabulous books coming from the writer's out of The Last Frontier! Plus this week's joke!
Archive for August 2013
Show #65! Today in this first hour I pay tribute to my dear friend, Buzz Schwall by rebroadcasting my interview with him from March 12 of this year. Plus a few things to consider while you hold your tender heart during times of grief and loss.
Show #64! Hour one is dedicated to my beautiful co-worker, Jessi Nelson and her Beloved, Rob Tilly.
Long time friend and broadcaster, Steve Heimel, whose career spans 50 years, is live in the Rock Lives Studio. Wow! What a great conversation and Steve plays DJ!
Show # 63! Today we talk about Antoinette Tuff who anchored herself into Love and then talked 20 year old Michael Brandon Hill into laying down his AK 47 and 500 rounds of ammunition. A powerful, inspiring and teachable story. Music from Michael Franti, Seal, Ziggy Marley, The Pretenders and more!
Live in the Rock Lives Studio today is Nick Bollerud, my new neighbor who heads back to Saudi Arabia to teach English to the college freshmen. He can only teach the men and has only ever talked to two women in the nine months he spent there last school year! We'll learn more about this conservative culture and Nick's experience of it in hour two. Plus This Week's Joke from my mom!!
Show #62! Lots of great music today as I try out a new software called Virtual DJ! It's bringing back that old style of mixing songs that I love so much!
Hunters and Collectors, Drive By Truckers and new music from The Eels, Divine Fits, City & Colour, The Avett Brothers and more!
Show #61!! One of my "on the street Springsteen reporters" joins the show today. Kelly Walters, friend and equally obsessed Springsteen fans talks about the earth shaking news that was announced to day! Music from The Dubliners, Michael Franti, Jonny Lang and Alaskan artist, Hawkins Wright to name a few!
On the heels of two teenage girls being killed by a drunk driver, the Center for Disease Control & Prevention most recent study says the cost of drinking is higher in Alaska than any other state. We begin the complex conversation of who is responsible. We end the show on a lighter note with a joke from my mom!