October 7, 2009 – Hour 1

This month’s visit with music aficianado Lea Gilmore touches on music as a staple of life, and how the African Diaspora has affected music world-wide – from Pakistani Hip Hop to Eric Clapton. Lea shares what she’s listening to including a cut from Playing for Change and a great blast from the past with Nina Simone. Lea Gilmore is the  Director of Pride in Faith and Program Director of the Maryland Black Family Alliance.

Written by Marc Steiner

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