Is there anyone left running Ferguson? We dissect the local ripple effects of the latest unrest and stunningly swift changes in government now underway. Also on this week’s edition of Kansas City Week in Review: They want his head. But the head of the Missouri Republican Party is refusing to resign. Is John Hancock being ...Continue Reading
The Project H VIDEO
Local jazz innovators The Project H shared their original blend of funk, jazz, R&B and reggae this week with a live session on The Bridge’s Eight One Sixty. Check out this performance of “A Bear’s Cage.” Hear the full interview and other songs at the Eight One Sixty web site, where you can also subscribe to the weekly ...Continue Reading
Kevin Spacey talks about the difference between real-world Washington, D.C. and the world of “House of Cards” — and why things that happen on screen sometimes also happen in real life, on Charlie Rose The Week.
Lou Reed on Guns & Ammo VIDEO
In this animated film Lou Reed talks about chasing off nosy college kids on his porch with his shotgun, how he dreamed about writing the great American novel while at Syracuse University, “how savage the reaction against” the Velvet Underground was, the intention of taking books and putting them into songs, writing rock and roll ...Continue Reading
Get a behind the scenes look at the design, manufacture, and unveiling of a custom-built pipe organ, known as “The King of Instruments,” for the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. This film records the artistry and craftwork of the men and women at the Casavant Frères workshop in Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec, and documents history in the making as ...Continue Reading
Watch an encore presentation of this episode in memory of Leonard Nimoy. It’s no wonder that the creator of “Star Trek,” turned to science fiction when he wanted to delve into dicey subjects on television such as race relations and the value of war. It’s easier to unearth tough subjects when creatures from another planet ...Continue Reading