Just to let you know I’ve been too busy in the office leading up to my retirement in a couple weeks. Back in June!!
Joe interviews Jim Rogers and Naj Wikoff, two men who were a part of the local organization who put on the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, NY. Also, the play Big River, Mark Twain and moral maturity. Lots of great music and more…
Joe Interviews Tiffany Rae-Fisher, artistic director and choreographer of Elisa Monte Dance. They discuss the world of dance. along with race in America and race relations. And for this dance focused podcast Joe plays all styles of dance music from around the world.
Joe Interviews climate scientist and author, Curt Stager, not on climate but on Curt’s new passion, the abolitionist, John Brown. Also, Joe highlights Gram Parsons, Stephen Foster, and the origin of American music, negro spirituals. Lots of music and commentary.
Interview and music selections with Hobofest creator, Peter Seward. The paper route and a drum set, an Amish Irony, and music by Crackin’ Foxy, Peter Gabriel, Sam & Dave, and lots more…
St. Patrick’s Day themed show with interviews with Irish friends, Kay & Steve McDonagh. Irish music from The Chieftains, The Pogues, The Commitments, Mary Coughlin, stories and more.
Joe Interviews limnologist, Corey Laxson and discusses water, and the Adirondack lakes. Also a feature on the band Great Big Sea. Also Joni, Los Lobos, Richard Thompson, more music and commentary.
Joe interviews New York City equity actor, Beth Glover. Local music shop owners, a story written by Joe, and lots of music and commentary.
Interview with Shakespearean scholar, actor, and director Dr. Matt Davies. My mom, Muhammed Ali, and a Peek Toward Enlightenment. The Piston Slappers from County Mayo, more great music and commentary.
Joe interviews his son, Luke Ryan, about Luke’s year in Australia and his five month multi-country journey home. Also, more Bert Carlson, and Joe comments on Hamilton, and Billie Holiday. Lots of music and more…