Here we are now, entertain us.

Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth (who has a new solo album coming out next month) and music critic Byron Coley talk about tonight’s screening of 1991: The Year Punk Broke at Flywheel in Easthampton. They also discuss another film that will be screened, that Courtney Love isn’t thrilled about, and other controversial films about dead musicians.


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Also, here’s a video for that crazy mashup Jaz played:

Monday 11 April 2011 - File Audio
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Get Young for a good cause – or two!

This weekend, the Young@Heart chorus will be performing a benefit for CISA and Safe Passage. During the Valley Free Radio fund drive, we talked to Bob Cilman and Jean Florio from Y@H, and Sarah Smith from Safe Passage. The tickets we offered on the air have been spoken for, but tickets for the show are still available! Get ‘em while you can!


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Friday 8 April 2011 - File Audio
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Buffalo Stance

Winterpills guitarist Dennis Crommett has a new CD out. He’ll be celebrating its release with the usual cadre of of talented local musicians Friday night at The Iron Horse.

Also, Vijay Prashad discusses the situations in Libya and Yemen. He’ll be speaking about this subject tonight at Smith College.

Note: While I usually edit out the music from the podcasts, I left the Dennis Crommett track in for you to hear. It wasn’t a mistake.


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Thursday 7 April 2011 - File Audio
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Spill it

Writer Chivas Sandage helps us celebrate National Poetry Month by bringing by some of the women from her Write Like A River workshop. They’ll be doing a reading this Saturday at Forbes Library. Plus, if you’ve been looking for inspiration to write, Chivas gives you a prompt to get you going!


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Wednesday 6 April 2011 - File Audio
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