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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues. Sunday, September 14 5:30am - This week we speak with Kenneth Himma, Ph.D., Professor of Philosophy atSeattle Pacific University. Dr. Himma has contributed to a new book titled How To Achieve A Heaven On Earth, 101 insightful essays from the world’s greatest thinkers, leaders, and writers.  Professor Himma’s piece is titled The Obligation ... Read More »

MUSIC NEWS

Streisand Says Releasing New Album’s Like Giving Birth: “Painful & Joyous at the Same Time”

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PRNewsFoto/Columbia RecordsBarbra Streisand‘s all-star duets album, Partners, is in stores today, and according to the diva, releasing a new album is like giving birth: it’s great, but there’s some difficulty involved. This morning, Streisand sits down with Robin Roberts on ABC’s Good Morning America to discuss the new project, which finds her singing with top male stars of every genre, ... Read More »

Robert Plant on Led Zeppelin: “It’s So Long Ago”

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Ed Miles/Nonesuch RecordsWhen it comes to his musical past, Robert Plant doesn’t mind messing with the legend a little bit. Case in point: when performing with his new band, The Sensational Space Shifters, the 65-year-old rocker has no problem reinventing tried and true Led Zeppelin staples “Black Dog” and “Whole Lotta Love” by using unconventional instruments. “I think it’s a ... Read More »

Conan O’Brien to Honor George Harrison with Weeklong Tribute

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Jean-Marie Perier/UMeBeginning ext Monday, Conan O’Brien will celebrate the music of George Harrison on his late night talk show, Conan. The former Beatle will be honored the week of September 22 with performances each night by the likes of Beck, Norah Jones, Harrison’s only child, Dhani Harrison and friends and others. The weeklong musical tribute coincides with the release of ... Read More »

The Former Cat Stevens to Release New Music; Will Embark on First North American Tour in 35 Years

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Image Courtesy Legacy RecordingsYusuf, formerly known as Cat Stevens, will release his first new music in five years, Tell ‘Em I’m Gone, on October 27. If that isn’t enough excitement, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer will embark on his first North American tour in 35 years this winter. The Peace Train…Late Again tour will kick off December1 at ... Read More »

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