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The Surreal News 9-10 am Friday 6/20/14

Claire Connor (left) author of Wrapped in the Flag, an account of her family's involvement with the John Birch Society, will bring her unique perspective to the defeat of Eric Cantor by a Tea Party candidate and what that means. Later in the show, Robert and Cathy Jordan, longtime advocates of legalizing medical marijuana will update us on that issue with Larry Heiny of United for Care in the studio.

All the Great National And Local Blues Music!


Walkin' The Boogie - John Lee Hooker | Proverbs - Steve Arvey | Juke - Little Walter | Got A Thing For You Baby - Sidney James Wingfield | Conjur Man - Memphis Minnie | Ain't What You Got - Al Fuller | Who's Gonna Be Your Sweet Man When I'm Gone - Muddy Waters | Don't Come Cryin' To Me - Loretta James | Truckin Little Woman - Willie Nix | Dark Eyes - Richy Kicklighter | Funeral Hearse at My Door - Rocky Fuller | Hip Shakin Mama - Venturas | Hard Time Gettin' Started Eddie Boyd |


A Homecoming for Ma Brown

Did you know that the new Manager at North Sarasota Library grew up here in Sarasota? (She says Tuttle Ave was a dirt road when she was a girl). Her name is Mary A. Brown. Hence, the Ma Brown cited above. She worked elsewhere on the Suncoast for 20 years of her professional career, too. But, of course, you can hear about that as you get to know her over the next couple of weeks on "Have You Heard?" Happy Solstice, everybody!

HotRodRock's Hurricane Season Primer

WSLR's Hurricane Preparedness Czar, RoadDogRuss, provides the soundtrack for your hurricane survival kit. (Playlist after the break)

Maternally Yours: Motherless Mothering, Part Two

Join the Conversation on Tuesday, June 17th when Dana and Ryan present the second episode of the Motherless Mothering series: The Narcissistic Mom. This discussion will explore the damaging and lasting effect that self-involved mothers inflict, leaving a child motherless in a contrasting respect. Hear the personal account of a local mother who has felt the ache that accompanies an emotionally unavailable parent. Can you relate? Have a question?

Best of Chicago Doo Wop

This week on the "Sunday Nite Oldies" show, the "Memories of days gone by" presents the best of Chicago Doo Wop. This week's feature group is Jerry Butler & Impressions.

On The Red Couch – with BARBARA GLANZ, Inspirational Speaker

Please join us on The Red Couch THIS SATURDAY, JUNE 21 AT 9:00 AM!!
The Red Couch is an Internet talk show created by Rachel Schaeffer featuring women and men who share their secrets for living a happy and successful life. Its mission is to inspire people to feel connected and to celebrate their power.

Hollarin' & Wallerin' with Stoner???

Wake up and get down with that good ole roots rockin', country blues, Americana down home mix of that toe tappin, knee slappin music sure to get you Hollarin' a bit yourself.  This Monday on Hollarin & Wallerin with Jethro (7-9am)  Stoner from The Breakfast Bar fills in so Jethro can get a chance to rest his vocal cords.  Can Stoner "out-bellow" Jethro?  Not hardly, but tune in anyway via 96.5FM , or use one of the free apps.  WAA-HOOO !!!

"Yesterday's Dead Today", Monday, June 16th, 7-9pm

"There is NOTHING like a Grateful Dead Concert!"

I'll be posting full setlists from now on, so scroll down...and I will be posting the week's gig announcements as well, while my show's webpage remains down:

Grateful Dead
Giants Stadium
East Rutherford, N.J.

June 16th,  1991
DSBD (DAT)-> Tascam DA-30mkII

The Sunday Folk Show with Ishmael Katz

Join me on Sunday, June 15 for a hodgepodge, mishmash, summer bash as we head toward the Solstice.  I"ve picked some current and longtime favorites as well as some hot /cold themes as temperature and humidity rises. 

The picture is me with Carolyn Dunn and the Anderson Brothers taken by Mark Kracker at WillFest this year.



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