We called upon a distinguished panel of guests to take part in the 3rd Annual Life Elsewhere Holiday Gift Special and asked them to come up with three books and one non-book gift. The results are as diverse as they are intriguing and unpredictable. One guest selected for their non-book gift, a Great Bear Sleeping Bag. Can… Read more »
Jason Isbell – 24 Frames – Something More Than Free Modest Mouse – Lampshades on Fire – Strangers To Ourselves Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats – SOB- Nathaniel Rateliff and the Alabama Shakes – Don’t Wanna Fight – Sound and Color Have Gun Will Travel – True Believers – Science From an Easy Chair… Read more »
It no longer matters what song he is singing, or who wrote the words — they are all his words, his sentiments, they are chapters from the lyrical novel of his life. Gay Talese, Frank Sinatra has a cold, Esquire Magazine, 4/66 Frank Sinatra is credited with co-writing a handful of songs, but most of the… Read more »
Human Rights Day is observed annually on December 10th to commemorate the day in 1948 when the United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. On Morning Energy, we are going to explore the history of “THIS DAY” to include discussions about present day HEROES who work tirelessly in the name of HUMAN RIGHTS. Other topics… Read more »
We will have the best songs of 2015, or at least, the most played songs by our WMNF programmers this Thursday. What songs and artists do you think will be played? There are 88 of them…who can they be? You can leave your best of in the comments section below. Randy Wind will start off… Read more »
It’s hard to believe that John has been gone since 1980. We will have 2 hours together to remember and celebrate the music of John Lennon, including some live recordings. Please join us on The Freak Show What’s your fave John Lennon song? email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
World AIDS Day is one of the eight official global public health campaigns marked by the World Health Organization (WHO). The others include: World Health Day, World Blood Donor Day, World Immunization Week, World Tuberculosis Day, World No Tobacco Day, World Malaria Day and World Hepatitis Day. Different governments and organizations have declared different… Read more »
She is very proud of her heritage and wanted to make sure it was part of the conversation. “My father is half Iranian and half British, my mother is part Italian, part African American and part Native American,” she announces boldly, adding, “I think that’s a great thing!” Zuzu, an extraordinarily talented British musician speaks confidently with… Read more »
First of all, thanks to all who gave on #GivingTuesday December 1st! WMNF received twice what we normally do, so we thank you for enlarging your love! We held a contest for anyone who gave that day to win Jackson Browne (Circle of Friends member were automatically entered and listeners didn’t have to contribute financially… Read more »
First of all, we are grateful for those who support Community Conscious Radio and who gave on #GivingTuesday. This show, and everything we do, is for you. Stay tuned next week for our annual Bill Nelson Birthday Party! Meantime, we’ll see you at Surface Noise!
Ian “Mac” McLagan the famed keyboard player with the Small Faces and Faces, who also collaborated with The Rolling Stones, and led his own band from the late 1970s, died on December 3, 2014. The next edition of Life Elsewhere will be a special tribute to Ian, a crucial figure in the history of rock ‘n’ roll. Earlier last year (2014), Ian and Norman… Read more »
It’s the Music begins one hour early on Thanksgiving – AT NOON! Lots of songs about giving thanks, family, friends, autumn, food, going home, etc. Of course, we’ll replay Alice’s Restaurant in it’s entirety. Tune in & tell a friend!