Wednesday at 1:30 PM, Michele Zirkle returns to The AIR with a new episode of Life Speaks for the first time in several months. Michele has been off promoting her second book, exploring options for a movie based on her first book and has also been expanding her scope as a teacher, but she found the time to give us a new edition of her show. In Why Wounded Healers Dive into the Dark Michele shares insights from a week training in Colorado with Best-Selling author of “Women Who Run with the Wolves,” Dr. Pinkola Estes
You can hear this special edition of Life Speaks To Michele Zirkle Wednesday at 1:30 PM, with replays Thursday at 11 PM, Friday at 8 PM, Saturday at 7 PM and Sunday at 9 AM.
At 2 PM on Beatles Blast, yours truly hosts the eighth of a ten-part look at rare and unreleased music by The Beatles. For most of the summer, Beatles Blast will follow this format and bring you The Lost Beatles Project. This will be a treat for the die-hard fans as we mine the best of the recently-released archive projects by the band, and mix in rare releases and wild remixes from their band and solo years. We won’t be posting playlists for these shows because the whole point is that each of these programs will be a revelatory surprise.
Beatles Blast can be heard every Wednesday at 2 PM, with replays Thursday at 9 PM, Friday at 11 AM, Sunday at 5 PM and Tuesdays at 9 AM, exclusively on The AIR.
At 3 PM Mel Larch presents a new hour of great musical theater on Curtain Call. This week Mel brings you highlights of this year’s winner of the Olivier Award for best musical in London. Come From Away tells the true story of what happened when 38 planes carrying almost 7,000 travelers were ordered to make an unexpected landing in Gander,Newfoundland, following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the US. Come From Away opened on Broadway in March, 2017 and was nominated for 7 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. A London production of the show opened in February, 2019 and was nominated for a total of 9 Olivier Awards and won 4, including Best New Musical, which is why we’re bringing it to you this week.
After the new hour of Curtain Call, stick around for two additional episodes from the Curtain Call archives. Curtain Call can be heard Wednesday at 3 PM, with replays Thursday at 8 AM, Friday at 10 AM and Saturday at 6 PM. An all-night marathon of Curtain Call episodes can be heard Wednesday nights, beginning at Midnight, and an additional marathon can be heard Sunday evenings from 6 PM to midnight..