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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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August 24th’s Episode of KX@ONELAGUNA’s “Spoken Word / Spoken Song” with Guests CARRIE POHLHAMMER & NANCY JANE!

SHOW LINK! http://kx.onelaguna.com/podcast/spokenwordspokensongspodcast/8.24.2014.2100

Check out August 24th’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 very Shakespearean episode with guest actresses Carrie Pohlhammer & Nancy Jane talking of William Shakespeare’s writing and psychological clairvoyance, roles played, roles they’d like to play, great roles for women, and many other things related to the Bard!

Also, John Gardiner reading poems by poets: Charles Harper Webb, Hope Alvarado, Jane Cassady, Mindy Nettifee, and Joan Jobe Smith; 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 “Monkey Man” by The Rolling Stones.

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 17th’s Episode of KX@ONELAGUNA’s “Spoken Word / Spoken Song” with Guest ROBIN D HUDECHEK!

SHOW LINK! http://kx.onelaguna.com/podcast/spokenwordspokensongspodcast/8.18.2014.1600

Check out August 17th’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 touching and reflective episode with guest Robin D Hudechek reading some of her brilliant poems!

Also, John Gardiner reading song lyrics: “Sympathy for the Devil,” The Rolling Stones, “A Day in the Life,” The Beatles, and “My Back Pages,” Bob Dylan, accompanied by an anonymous person’s “meaning” of Dylan’s lyrics.

Poems read: Two poems by Jack Hirschman and one poem by Rick Lupert, from the Anthology, “The Last American Valentine,” Write Bloody Press, edited by the incredible Derrick Brown! Also, poems by Robin Hudechek read by John Gardiner!

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 10th’s Episode of KX@ONELAGUNA’s “Spoken Word / Spoken Song” with Guest BETH LEEDS!

SHOW LINK! http://kx.onelaguna.com/podcast/spokenwordspokensongspodcast/8.11.2014.1700

Check out August 10th’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 fun love-fest episode with Beth Leeds talking about “all things Laguna.” John read three sections from Beth’s book: The Happening (The 1970 Laguna Beach Christmas Festival).

John also read four songs by The Beatles: “Across the Universe,” “Imagine,” “Here Comes the Sun,” “She Came in through the Bathroom Window,” and one song by The Rolling Stones “Salt of the Earth.”

Poems read from the “Don’t Blame the Ugly Mug Anthology” included writings from six poets; Richard Beban, Dmitry Berenson, Jennifer Donnell, Eloise Klein Healy (Poet Laureate of Los Angeles), Thea Iberall, and Kaaren Kitchell. Wonderful poems!

Laughter and tears of joy throughout the show on this full moon!

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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