Books and Beats with Stu Levitan
Books and Beats hr 2 07-20-1407/22/14
Comments by Ken Kesey; Neal Cassady performs "Concerto NJ Turnpike" plus Ken Kesey narrates an LSD trip during government experiments
Books and Beats hr 1 07-20-14
Stu reads excerpt from The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, by Tom Wolfe. Plus Furthur" = Furthur Bus 50th Anniversary tour manager Derek Stevens previews upcoming Madison Litmus Test at the Barrymore Theatre
Books and Beats hr 2 07-06-14
Stu talks with Ray Raphael, Founders: The People Who Brought You A Nation
Books and Beats hr 1 07-06-14
Stu talks with Joel Selvin, Here Comes the Night: The Dark Soul of Bert Berns and the Dirty Business of Rhythm and Blues
Books and Beats hr 2 06-29-14
Stu talks with guests David Heidler and Jeanne Heidler, Henry Clay: The Essential American.
Books and Beats hr 1 06-29-14
Stu talks with guest Martin Goldsmith, Alex's Wake: A Voyage of Betrayal, a Journey of Remembrance. Plus Stu reads Aldo Leopold's "The Alder Forks: A Fishing Idyl" from A Sand County Almanac
Books and Beats hr 2 06-22-14
Curators Rick Axsom and Leah Kolb discuss the new exhibition at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Turn, Turn, Turn.
Books and Beats hr 1 06-22-14
Stu talks with guest Bill Medley about his new book, The Time of My Life: A Righteous Brother's Memoir
Books and Beats hr 2 06-15-14
Stu talks with guest Beth Mastin, General Director, Make Music Madison
Books and Beats hr 1 06-15-14
Stu talks with guest Robert W.Merry, A Country of Vast Designs: James K. Polk, the Mexican War and the Conquest of the American Continent.
Books and Beats hr 2 06-01-14
Stu talks with guest Madison Police Chief Mike Koval
Books and Beats hr 1 06-01-14
Stu talks with guest Illustrator/cartoonist/artist/singer-songwriter Andy Friedman
Books and Beats hr 2 5-25-14
Stu talks with guests Historian Douglas Brinkley and Roger McGuinn, founder of The Byrds. Plus The Great Lost Dylan Interview
Books and Beats hr 1 5-25-14
Stu talks with guest David Kinney, "The Dylanologists: Adventures in the Land of Bob"and Stu Reads "Changing of the Guards"
Books and Beats hr 2 5-11-14
Stu talks with John Kuhn, "Fear and Learning in America"
Books and Beats hr 1 5-11-14
Stu talks with Sidney Offit, ed., "Vonnegut - Novels, 1976-1985"Hanna Bettner reads Julia Ward Howe's Women's Day ProclamationPlus Judith Morley performs her version of the Oresteia of Clytemnestra, "Blood Feud" and a selection of her poetry
Books and Beats hr 2 5-05-14
Stu talks with guest Sidney Offit, editor of new collection of Kurt Vonnegut novels, 1973-1985, from Library of America
Books and Beats hr 1 5-05-14
Stu talks with guest musician Roger McGuinn, founder of The Byrds. Plus Stu reads Bob Dylan's "Mr. Tambourine Man" and "Gates of Eden."
Books and Beats hr 2 04-20-14
Stu talks with guest Daniel Allen Butler, "Unsinkable: The Real Story of RMS Titanic". Plus guest Eddie Hurricane
Books and Beats hr 1 04-20-14
Stu talks with guest Joel Achenbach,"A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea: The Race to Kill the BP Oil Gusher"
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