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September 21st’s Episode of KX@ONELAGUNA’s “Spoken Word / Spoken Song” with Guest KERI OSBORNE COOK!

SHOW LINK! http://kx.onelaguna.com/podcast/spokenwordspokensongspodcast/9.21.2014.1700

Check out September 21st’s episode of KX at One Laguna Radio’s Spoken Word / Spoken Song with Hosts John Gardiner, Poet, and Polina Hryn of Wet Puzzle Piece Productions, Artist/Writer and Promoter of THE ARTS in a wonderful episode with brilliant novelist, Keri Osborne Cook, reading several sections from her forthcoming novel, “The House on Loden Lake,” a dreamy, mysterious, and beautifully written work of women’s fiction.

Songs covered: “Today,” by Jefferson Airplane, and “Oye Come Va,” by Carlos Santana.

Poems covered: Three poems (God is an American, Machine, and Anchor Head) by Terrance Hayes, recent recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship.

Tune in every Sunday Live 11am-1pm at KX@onelaguna.com, as we focus discussions on meanings of language in poems and songs. You can also tune in Thursdays from 8-10am to catch the previous Sunday’s show again, or go to the archived podcasts at http://kx.onelaguna.com/show/spokenwordspokensong. You can get there, also, via http://www.wetpuzzlepiece.com/#!kxonelaguna/c1d7n.

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September 14th’s Episode of KX@ONELAGUNA’s “Spoken Word / Spoken Song” with Guest RAY WESTON!

SHOW LINK! http://kx.onelaguna.com/podcast/spokenwordspokensongspodcast/9.15.2014.1200

Check out September 14th’s episode of KX at One Laguna Radio’s Spoken Word / Spoken Song with Hosts John Gardiner, Poet, and Polina Hryn of Wet Puzzle Piece Productions, Artist/Writer and Promoter of THE ARTS in a quite rhythmic episode with guest musician, Ray Weston, from Glascow Scotland. Many thanks to Ray for guiding us through 30 years of his life as a professional drummer all over the world with a variety of bands, including more than a decade with the seminal British band, Wishbone Ash!

Songs covered: “The Last Time,” by Gnarls Barkley, and “Wish You Were Here,” by Pink Floyd, including a discussion of Roger Waters and Syd Barrett.

Poets covered from “The Comstock Review’s” 25th Anniversary Commemorative Anthology: Andrea Bates, Ricki Mandeville, Ivan Sadovnikov (=b), Richard Allen Taylor, Marta Ferguson.

Hope you’ll give a listen!

Tune in every Sunday Live 11am-1pm at KX@onelaguna.com, as we focus discussions on meanings of language in poems and songs. You can also tune in Thursdays from 8-10am to catch the previous Sunday’s show again, or go to the archived podcasts at http://kx.onelaguna.com/show/spokenwordspokensong. You can get there, also, via http://www.wetpuzzlepiece.com/#!kxonelaguna/c1d7n.

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September 7th’s Episode of KX@ONELAGUNA’s “Spoken Word / Spoken Song” with Guests Steve Ramirez & Ben Trigg!

SHOW LINK! http://kx.onelaguna.com/podcast/spokenwordspokensongspodcast/9.8.2014.2200

Check out September 7th’s episode of KX at One Laguna Radio’s Spoken Word / Spoken Song with Hosts John Gardiner, Poet, and Polina Hryn of Wet Puzzle Piece Productions, Artist/Writer and Promoter of THE ARTS in an episode with Guests, Steve Ramirez, Ben Trigg, and Manny “the Wonder Dog,” where a feast of beautiful words was enjoyed by all! Steve and Ben are wonderful poets who deserve to be heard far more than they are. They spend most of their time graciously supporting others.

Songs read and played: Crazy, by Gnarles Barkley, and Comfortably Numb, by Pink Floyd.

Poets whose poems we covered: Richard Blanco, Robert Wynne, Annelyse Gelman, Leah Noble Davidson, Sharon Venezio, Steve Ramirez, and Ben Trigg; and from the Ugly Mug Anthology: Jim Natal,
Jack McCarthy, Larry Colker, and Carlye Archibeque.

Tune in every Sunday Live 11am-1pm at KX@onelaguna.com, as we focus discussions on meanings of language in poems and songs. You can also tune in Thursdays from 8-10am to catch the previous Sunday’s show again, or go to the archived podcasts at http://kx.onelaguna.com/show/spokenwordspokensong. You can get there, also, via http://www.wetpuzzlepiece.com/#!kxonelaguna/c1d7n.

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August 31st’s Episode of KX@ONELAGUNA’s “Spoken Word / Spoken Song” with Guest Terrell Washington Anansi!

SHOW LINK! http://kx.onelaguna.com/podcast/spokenwordspokensongspodcast/9.1.2014.2100

Check out August 31st’s episode of KX at One Laguna Radio’s Spoken Word / Spoken Song with Hosts John Gardiner, Poet, and Polina Hryn of Wet Puzzle Piece Productions, Artist/Writer and Promoter of THE ARTS in an episode, a bit political AND emotional with return guest, MAN OF THE ARTS, Terrell Washington Anansi, whose poems are spoken and sung by Terrell, and read by John. Also, an interesting and spirited discussion of the “topical” song/poem, popularized by many folk singers, as opposed to the confessional and/or ranting song/poem which seems to be more prevalent today.

John Gardiner reads poems by poets: James Doane, Victor Infante, Robert Peters, Lizzie Wann, and Gerald Locklin; all poems from “Incidental Buildings & Accidental Beauty,” an Anthology of Orange County/Long Beach Poets, published by Tebot Bach.

John also reads the song lyrics of “The Death of Emmitt Till,” by Bob Dylan, and “Changes,” by Phil Ochs.

Tune in every Sunday Live 11am-1pm at KX@onelaguna.com, as we focus discussions on meanings of language in poems and songs. You can also tune in Thursdays from 8-10am to catch the previous Sunday’s show again, or go to the archived podcasts at http://kx.onelaguna.com/show/spokenwordspokensong. You can get there, also, via http://www.wetpuzzlepiece.com/#!kxonelaguna/c1d7n.

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