Mar 26, 2022
Episode #200 – it’s a blur but I think captures what the times were like during a pandemic. The role that music played in getting people through.
Joni and I shared a band house in Regina. For 10 days. Maybe 1966.
Then we reconnected when I hosted the first Greenpeace concert that Joni headlined in Vancouver. We...
Mar 19, 2022
Film Critic. Entertainment Journalist. (WDAS Kansas City). Creator. Producer. On the board of the Critics Choice Assn in LA.
Producer of A Celebration of Black Cinema. Currently shaping The Black Movie Hall of Fame in Kansas City.
Shawn returns to share a recap of the 2022 Critics Choice Awards last...
Mar 12, 2022
Moving is never “fun” but along the way (if you’re lucky) you find little treasures.
During our latest move, I found boxes and cases with interviews.
It got me to thinking – where is that Solomon Burke Interview?
We had talked at the Edmonton Folk Festival several years earlier and in 2010 when he was releasing...
Mar 4, 2022
Kevin Hearn has released a stark album called There and
Then: Solo Piano Improvisations. 3 distinct rooms, 3
pianos, and 3 days of playing, each only for 3 hours.
No demos. No rehearsal. No real conversation between himself and producer Mark Howard.
Yes. The same Kevin Hearn who was a member of the Corky and the Juice...