Arts & Culture

We speak with Michael McConnell and Jack Baker about their new book, The Wedding Heard 'Round the World: America's First Gay Marriage, which took place on September 3, 1971.

This is part two of a show that began at 2pm on WomenFolk this Tuesday. I took the audience from the roots to the fruits of the blues, starting with Delta blues at 2pm, going to the greasy blues to Chicago blues to Sugar Hill blues back to Delta by 6:30pm at the end of Rollin & Tumblin. For a complete edition of the show, see WomenFolk for this Tuesday March 29th, 2016 2pm and stay tuned all the way to 6:30pm for the completion of Rollin & Tumblin as I wrap the show.

A look at the 1916 Rising as it happend, why it happened, it's results with some music from Paul Robeson and Nan Tom Taimín (To be continued).

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