The Marc Steiner Show

Archive for blues

Baltimore Blues Artist Quinton “Q” Randall

thecleanseMarch 26, 2015 – Segment 4

Baltimore blues artist Quinton “Q” Randall joins us to talk about his music and life. He recently released his new album The Cleanse. 

Blues Artist Quinton “Q” Randall

qFebruary 2, 2015 – Segment 2

Baltimore blues artist Quinton “Q” Randall joins us to talk about his music and life. You can check him out on February 10th at the Ottobar with Sidewalk Chalk and J Pope N Funk Fridays and on February 11th in Jessup with Poet Mosaic.


Christmas Music With Lea Gilmore

LeaDecember 24, 2013 – Segment 1

From John Lee Hooker to Whitney Houston, blues and gospel artist and Center for Emerging Media’s Cultural Editor Lea Gilmore shares some great holiday sounds.




Remembering Ruby Glover

rubygloverDecember 2, 2013 – Segment 3

We turn to Arts and Culture with Center for Emerging Media’s Cultural Editor, Blues & Gospel singer Lea Gilmore! We begin the hour talking about an upcoming tribute concert to the late Baltimore Jazz legend Ruby Glover, to be held Saturday, December 7, at Baltimore’s Creative Alliance. Joining Lea in-studio will be visual and performing artist Joyce Scott; and poet and performing artist Margaret Locklear.


Juneteenth: Holiday Commemorating The Abolition Of Slavery In Texas

juneteenthJune 19, 2013 – Segment 1

We honor Juneteenth, the holiday commemorating June 19, 1865, when the abolition of slavery was announced in Texas. Center for Emerging Media Cultural Editor and renowned blues and gospel singer Lea Gilmore co-hosts a conversation about Juneteenth, as well as a celebration of classic female blues artists of the 1920s and 1930s. Guests are:

  • Dr. Daphne Harrison, author of Black Pearls: Blues Queens of the 1920s and and former Chair of the Africana Studies Department at University of Maryland Baltimore County;
  • and Dr. Michelle Scott, Associate Professor of History and Interim Historical Studies Graduate Program Director at UMBC.