2 Hours of WordSoundPower tonite on JAH MON ! (9pm-11pm Central Standard on 88'7FM locally or www.krvs.org) featuring classic tracks by Bob Andy, The Wailers, Dennis Brown, Culture, Jimmy Cliff, The Congos and much more! This evening's live set is a 1979 recording made at Harpo's back in 1979 of Max Romeo.
Originally published on Wed September 12, 2012 10:23 am
As a strike by Chicago's schoolteachers enters a third day, the president of their union says negotiators are still "miles apart" from an agreement to get 350,000 students back in the classroom, the Chicago Tribune reports.
The talks were set to resume Wednesday morning, but Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis said there had been only "centimeters" of progress and that the union and city were still "kilometers apart."
Originally published on Wed September 12, 2012 10:15 am
Fifteen-year-old foundling Jennifer Strange has a lot of responsibility. In a world that's rapidly losing its magic, she's the acting director of Kazam Mystical Arts Management, riding herd on a crowd of cranky wizards who've been reduced to doing magical odd jobs to make ends meet. But change is afoot in this charming comic adventure for younger readers: Seers throughout the land have been having powerful visions of the death of the very last dragon at the hands of a destined Dragonslayer and the return of Big Magic.
Tuesday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or www.krvs.org) spins a couple of live numbers by Graham Nash along with the newest releases by Debo Band, Bobby Womack and the group, Friends. Also: Patti Smith, The Youngbloods, Jefferson Airplane and Yes.