Arts & Culture

Music
2:43 pm
Mon June 28, 2010

Live on Excursions: Bettye LaVette

Bettye LaVette
Photo by Elizabeth Fladung

LaVette is renowned for her eclectic musical style, combining elements of rock, funk, R&B, country, gospel, soul, and blues.

In her interview, LaVette reminisces over her early beginnings in 1965 and her experiences with famous artists such as Otis Redding and James Brown humorously admitting, "Well, he wasn't that big then."

After listening to the original recording of her chart single "Let Me Down Easy" on Excursions, she states, "I almost cried."

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Sat June 26, 2010

Conrad's Corner: June 26, 2010

Conrad Balliet reads Myrna Stone's poem, "Less and More."

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Wed June 23, 2010

Conrad's Corner: June 23, 2010

Conrad Balliet reads Ron Knipfer's poem, "The Ancient Soldier."

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Tue June 22, 2010

Conrad's Corner: June 22, 2010

Conrad Balliet reads Gary Pacernick's poem, "Letter for Dan Rowe."

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Mon June 21, 2010

Conrad's Corner: July 21, 2010

Conrad Balliet reads Cathy Essinger's poem, "A Little Taoist Poem."

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