Continuing the Echo Chamber 15th Anniversary festivities, pulling in some artists we missed last week – including Arrogalla, Subatomic Sound System, Thomas Blondet, Vibronics, Citizen Sound, Dubblestandart, and Easy Star All Stars. On top of this we had brand new releases from Zion Train:http://www.wobblyweb.com/zt/state-of-mind.html, Funk Dub Division:http://www.myspace.com/funkdubdivision, Victoria Moralez:http://www.victoriamoralez.com, Ras Amerlock, Luisa Maita, Indigenous Resistance, and more. Finally, we included another mix (TDZ #101) from The Dub Zone, Pete Cogle’s fantastic podcast series.
We speak with poet Ed Bok Lee about his second collection of poetry, Whorled. Ed Bok Lee’s previous collection of poetry, Real Karaoke People, was a 2008 Poetry Foundation National Bestseller in Poetry.
We also speak with Ellen Lansky about her debut novel, Golden Jeep, a book that is part family drama, and part a coming-of-age story as the heroine, Lucy Glass, contends with a birth in the face of death.
Song Bird – Kelli O’Hara, Ed Asner and Shirley Jones in a new piece from the Radio Repertory Company of America. Aging chanteuse shows up to give singer the gift of clairvoyance, but she starts seeing horrible things happening to her daughter.