Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
4:08 pm
Fri January 25, 2013

Vinyl Cafe

Vinyl Cafe with Stuart McLean
Credit Vinyl Cafe

Beginning February 9th Vinyl Cafe will be broadcast at 11pm each Saturday on WFSU-FM 88.9.

Vinyl Cafe is written and hosted by Stuart McLean.  It features stories, essays and music (both live and recorded). The Vinyl Cafe stories are about Dave, owner of a second hand record store. The stories also feature Dave's wife, Morley, their two children, Sam and Stephanie, and assorted friends and neighbors.

  The motto of Dave's store - and of the radio show - is: "We May Not Be Big, But We're Small".

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Arts & Culture
3:10 pm
Thu January 3, 2013

Sound Opinions

Sound Opinions is your one-stop-shop for smart and engaging music criticism and conversation.

Each week, hosts and nationally respected rock critics Greg Kot and Jim DeRogatis talk about pop culture and music industry news, interview artists and bands, review new record releases, and highlight their all-time favorite rock and roll. And, because on Sound Opinions, "everyone's a critic," listeners are invited to join in the debate.

Sundays at 11pmbeginning January 6th on WFSU-FM .

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Arts & Culture
4:34 pm
Thu December 20, 2012

Ask Me Another

NPR's Ask Me Another is a lively hour of puzzles, word games, and trivia played in front of (and with) a live audience. Ask Me Another's entertaining melange of brainteasers and fun is a descendant of Weekend Edition Sunday's Puzzle Segment with Will Shortz, but infused with the vibrancy and quick wit of Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me.

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Arts & Culture
4:56 pm
Fri October 19, 2012

Leon County Seeks Public Members To Help Review Cultural Plan

Leon County is looking for the public’s help as it plans to update its joint cultural plan with the city of Tallahassee. It’s seeking four private citizens to serve on the committee that will make recommendations to both governments about how the arts should intersect with tourism, the local economy and education.

The county will be accepting applications for its four citizen spots on the cultural-plan committee until Sunday, Oct. 28.

Kim Dressel, Senior Assistant to the Leon County Administrator, says the four county appointees will serve alongside 14 other members.

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Arts & Culture
12:44 pm
Wed September 26, 2012

Hal Shows Releases "Treasure of Love"

Hal Shows performing recently at Tallahassee's Kleman Plaza

To say it’s been a long, strange trip for Hal Shows is surely an imperial understatement.  His band “Persian Gulf” broke new sonic ground, first in Tallahassee and later in New York City.  As a solo artist, Shows drew fans in U.S.

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