My Mountain Stage Radio Show set, taped in beautiful Grand Marais, MN last month, will begin airing this Friday October 26th. The NPR affiliate stations broadcast Mountain Stage at different times, so check with your station for broadcast information. For a list of stations who carry the Mountain Stage show, click here. Other guests on the show include Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen, Jonathan Edwards, Chip Taylor and Mollie O’Brien & Rich Moore. The following week our set will be posted at the Mountain Stage archive site for continued access.
Fifty years ago today, Medgar Evers was gunned down in his own driveway, within earshot of his wife and three children. As a very young child, I experienced this event, and the ones that followed like a recurring nightmare (Kennedy, King, another Kennedy), mainly … [MORE]