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Kristin Hersh, Grant-Lee Phillips and John Doe

While in Ann Arbor, Kristin Hersh, Grant-Lee Phillips, and John Doe talk about their The Exile Follies 2020 tour.

We talk about collaboration and process, mystery, and creating experience. We also talk about how music is fearless.

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Mike McGonigal

Guest host Frank Uhle talks with Mike McGonigal, editor of Maggot Brain magazine from Third Man Records, about the joys and challenges of print-only publishing, Detroit gospel music, and the state of the record industry. Mike McGonigal has also edited Chemical Imbalance and Yeti magazines; written a 33 1/3 series entry on My Bloody Valentine’s Loveless and for SpinPitchfork, and the Village Voice; served as music editor of the Metro Times; and produced or written liner notes for numerous music reissues.

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Fundraiser 2019 Edition

Here’s a special Fundraiser 2019 edition of Living Writers with wonderful guests George Cooper, Brent Bryan of Big Love Recording Collective, Angie Berkley + Gina Brandolino of the podcast Behind the Scaffolding, and Scott Beal from Skazat!

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Fun-Fundraiser 2019: any pledge big or small counts greatly to us. Donate online here!

 

Little Bang Theory: Terri Sarris, Doug Shimmin & Frank Pahl

Little Bang Theory–Terri Sarris, Doug Shimmin and Frank Pahl– talk about their work and about the Ann Arbor Film Festival featuring the film A Page of Madness with musical accompaniment by Little Bang Theory–with Ichiro Kataoka as the benshi.   We talk about toys, stop motion, puppets and adaptation.

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Joy Harjo

Joy Harjo talks about Conflict Resolution for Holy Beings and Crazy Brave (W.W. Norton).  We talk about perceived power, flying, stories and the saxophone, and debut her latest song!

Joy Harjo gave the Second Annual Robert F. Berkhofer, Jr. Lecture in Native American Studies.

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