Nordic roots author, educator, and performance artist Kari Tauring joins us to talk about traditions for winter and the new year. Her new book is called The Runes: A Human Journey. She’ll also be part of the Art Shanty Project this Saturday, January 17th, noon – 4 pm on frozen Medicine Lake in Plymouth.
Celtic writer and raconteur Bill Watkins also joins us in anticipation of Burns Night, a night of festivities celebrating Robert Burns held near his birthday, January 25th. Bill Watkins is the author of a trilogy of memoirs, A Celtic Childhood, Scotland Is Not for the Squeamish, and The Once and Future Celt.
Another great assortment of music inna Echo Chamber. Brand new stuff from DJ Ironbelly (from Dubmatix), Eric Blowtorch the Welders, Electric Nosehair Orchestra (on the new Northern Faction 4 compilation), Mind’s Eye Dub, Bombay Dub Orchestra, Bentesoi, and more…
Begin the series Captain Blood by Rafael Sabatini. Peter Blood is falsely convicted of aiding rebels, and sent as a slave to a plantation in the West Indies, where he serves as a doctor to the island’s governor. Produced by the Colonial Radio Theatre on the Air.