Memo to insomniacs. The Rock'n Down Under Red Eye Specials Comin' Atcha Tonight!
We're spinning not one, but two musical bios from two past Sunday Showcases'. Back-to-back . “Sam Cooke, It's Been A Long Time Coming” & “The Hotel Cabana Through The Ages.” A comparison of the 1970's Whisky a Go Go in Hollywood, compared to The Hotel Cabana in Napier, New Zealand.
Two Hours of our musical bio! Then on to the rest of our playlist from Down Under.
Tonight's the night! Rock'n Down Under's first phone interview featuring Marty Rhone. We're chatting about his newest release "Graceland On The Line". Due to a remote broadcast at the station, we might kick-off the show a bit late. On -Air normal time is 10 PM - Midnight PDT.
David Evans, downhome (read Delta style with a hint of Memphis) blues guitarist, blues author, retired professor of ethnomusicolgy at Memphis University visited Nevada County recently to collaborate on a new book with local folklorist Marina Bokelman on their blues field recording experiences in the mid 1960s in Mississippi and Louisiana.