Apr 30, 2002 — The Conrad Story Blues Band heated up a chilly spring day in the NCPR studio. The regional bluesmen were guests on The Blue Note, April 30, 2002. Here are three tracks from their 35-minute set: How Blue Can You Get? by BB King, When the Lights Go Out by Willie Dixon and Rack 'em Up by Bruce McCabe.
Performing: Rick "Conrad" Bates, lead guitar, harp and vocals, teaches education at SUNY Potsdam. Jonathan Hunkins, drums, and Chip Lamson, keyboard and vocals, teach music in Massena. Amalio Pratti, bass, vocals. Go to full article
Apr 30, 2002 — Brian Mann talks with Henry Joyce, chief curator at the Shelburne Museum in Vermont. It's a conversation about the Webb-Havermeyer family -- a North Country dynasty that pioneered the collection of Impressionist paintings. Go to full article
Apr 26, 2002 — The world premiere of The Big Random opened Wednesday night at Vermont Stage to an enthusiastic response. Resident theatre critic Connie Meng made the trip to FlynnSpace in Burlington and has this review. Go to full article
Apr 19, 2002 — The National Theatre of the Deaf presents A Profile of a Deaf Peddler tonight at St. Lawrence University. The one-act play provides a window into deaf culture. Todd... Go to full article
Apr 11, 2002 — This is the latest installment in the saga from the fictional Minnesota hamlet; the narrator is Gary, a libidinous, iconoclastic 14-year-old. As you might expect from... Go to full article
Apr 10, 2002 — David Sommerstein talks with Yiddish musician and folklorist Yale Strom about klezmer, the music of central and eastern European Jews. Strom and his band, "Hot Pstromi",... Go to full article