Fri, Sep 12, 2014 10:54 am

Hailing from Belcher, KY, The Kevin Prater Band brings their strong vocal harmonies and fast-paced Bluegrass tunes to the studio for a live set on D28+5.

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Recorded September 7, 2014.



Wed, Sep 10, 2014 2:22 pm


Brian Auger's Oblivion Express in performance at the Fur Peace Ranch from May 10, 2014. Plus Jorma Kaukonen in solo performance from June 28, 2014.

Wed, Sep 10, 2014 2:27 pm

Hosts Kim Valentour and Francis McFadden stop by the studio to talk about "puttin' up," preserving food to make it through the winter. Fran offers a lot of tips for preserving tomatoes (like sun drying), jams and jellies, and proper canning and pickling techniques.


Wed, Sep 10, 2014 10:30 am

Drusilla Evarts talks with guests Patty Mercer and Sue Foster about the Athens Village, an online community of support that helps seniors stay in the homes as long as possible. This "virtual community" is the first independent group of this type in Ohio, founded by its members in 2008. Drusilla discusses all sorts of ways the Athens Village can help seniors in our community, such as home maintenance services, various educational events and activities, monthly brown bag lunches, and more. 

Wed, Sep 3, 2014 6:32 pm

A poetry reading, hosted by Ivar Balkits, about change (changes in season, in life, and in us), perfect for the end of a long, sweltering summer.

Poems by Nancy Willard, Nikki Giovanni, Clair Bateman, Sharon Olds, and William Stafford. Read by Wendy McVicker, Albert Rouzie, and Becca J.R. Lachman.