Veroncia Ross - Under the Never Sky04/02/12
It's the pod people vs. the savages in a race to survive a world riddle with aether storms.
WAMC's Ian Pickus speaks with popular singer and songwriter Joan Osborne, who has released a new album of soul and blues covers called Bring It On Home and appears at The Egg in Albany on April 1.
Jane Maas - Mad Women
Jane Maas was in the thick of the advertising industry during the 60's at Ogilvy & Mather, and ran the "I Love NY" campaign.
Congressional Corner with Nan Hayworth - Part 2
Incumbents are eyeing the new Congressional maps as they plan for the November election and beyond. In today's Congressional Corner, New York Representative Nan Hayworth tells WAMC's Alan Chartock that she's prepared to serve all of her constituents...
Ulster Ballet Company's 29th Annual Festival of Dance
On Saturday, March 24th at 8:00 pm, the Ulster Ballet Company proudly presents The 29th Annual Festival of Dance, to be held at the Ulster Performing Arts Center (UPAC) in Kingston, New York. Joe learns all about it in this hour from the co-artistic...
The Mid Hudson Vegetarian Society's presentation of...
Joe Donahue speaks with Marisa Miller Wolfson about the The Mid Hudson Vegetarian Society's presentation of her film, Vegucated at Upstate Films.
Congressional Corner with Nan Hayworth - Part 1
Rising gas prices have become a national political flashpoint yet again. In today's Congressional Corner, New York Representative Nan Hayworth tells WAMC's Alan Chartock that several steps should be taken to alleviate pain at the pump.
Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show at The Colonial
Joe Donahue speaks with Buddy Hackett's son, Sandy Hackett about his Rat Pack Show which re-creates one of the famous "Summit at the Sands" hotel shows. The show will be at The Colonial in Pittsfield, MA on Saturday 3/24 at 8pm.
The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller
Joe Donahue speaks with Madeline Miller about her book, The Song of Achilles: A Novel.
The Blind Boys of Alabama
Joe Donahue speaks with Jimmy Carter from The Blind Boys of Alabama. They will perform at The Mahaiwe in Great Barrington, MA on Sunday at 7pm.
Shirley MacLaine will be at Proctors on Friday, March 23. Here, Joe Donahue speaks with her about a little bit of everything.
David Healy - Pharmageddon
Joe Donahue speaks with David Healy about his book, Pharmageddon.
Tamara McClintock Greenberg - When Someone You Love Has a...
Joe Donahue speaks with Tamara McClintock Greenberg about her book, When Someone You Love Has a Chronic Illness: Hope and Help for Those Providing Support.
E-Books and Digital Libraries
The popularity of e-readers is soaring, but you may have trouble finding that hot new title or some digital content at your local library. But, we speak with a trio of librarians trying to change that.
Book Picks - Oblong Books and Music
Suzanna Hermans is back in Studio A with Joe on this fine Spring day to share some new reading suggestions.
Chris Pavone - The Expats: A Novel
Joe Donahue speaks with Chris Pavone about The Expats: A Novel.
Ahmed Rashid - Pakistan on the Brink
Joe Donahue speaks with Ahmed Rashid about his book, Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan.
Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 4
The repercussions from Rush Limbaugh's recent sexist comments were severe. In today's Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll tells WAMC's Alan Chartock that the GOP presidential candidates should have been...
John Fischer - Kitchen Pro Series: Guide to Cheese...
Joe and Sarah welcome John Fischer, a professor at The Culinary Institute of American, into the studio to talk cheese.
Cullen Murphy - God's Jury: The Inquisition and the Making...
Joe Donahue speaks with Cullen Murphy about his book, God's Jury: The Inquisition and the Making of the Modern World.
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