Bob Dylan

10:00pm

Mon December 29, 2014
Bob Dylan

Right on Target, So Direct: Bob Dylan's "Blood on the Tracks"

Airs Friday, January 2, 2015 at 10 p.m.  A 40th anniversary celebration and exploration of "Blood on the Tracks," the Bob Dylan album voted his best in a Rolling Stone magazine fan survey. Music writers, musicians, and fans offer comments about Dylan's 1975 release and host Paul Ingles talks with several of the studio musicians who worked with Dylan to re-record half of the album in the last days of 1974 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

6:00pm

Sun May 4, 2014
Rubin Carter's Hurricane

Humankind: Rubin Carter's Hurricane

Airs Sunday, May 4 at 6 p.m.  Memorialized in a Bob Dylan song and an Academy Award nominated Denzel Washington film, Rubin “Hurricane” Carter was a successful prize fighter, who was falsely accused of murder. After nearly two decades in prison, Carter was exonerated by a federal judge (also heard in our documentary) in a ruling later affirmed by the US Supreme Court.

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9:00pm

Mon February 24, 2014
Music of Civil Rights

Music of the Civil Rights and Black Consciousness Movement

Airs Monday, February 24 at 9 p.m. So Many musical artists weighed in during the decades of the Civil Rights and Black Consciousness Movements... Nina Simone, Max Roach, Gil Scott-Heron, Archie Shepp, James Brown, John Coltrane, Bob Dylan, Sly Stone, Art Blakey, Curtis Mayfield... The list goes on!  The Music of the Civil Rights and Black Consciousness Movements Radio Special takes us back to a time when the social revolution taking place in America was reflected in the popular music that was all around us.

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