August 29, 2013 - Segment 1 - Blues & Gospel singer, Center for Emerging Media Cultural Editor, and Director of Network Operations for the Moving MD Forward Network Lea Gilmore is in the house! Lea co-hosts a conversation about the Baltimore Summer Opera Workshop at Morgan State University.
August 14, 2013 - Segment 3 We are joined by Lea Gilmore - songstress, activist, and Center for Emerging Media Cultural Editor - for a discussion with Marc about the music they've been listening to, movies they've been watching, theater they've been attending and books they've been reading. Callers join us to share their favorites as well.
August 14, 2013 - Segment 2 - Lea Gilmore - songstress, activist, and Center for Emerging Media Cultural Editor - joins us to co-host a conversation with Sandy Asirvatham and ellen cherry, co-creators of Mobtown Moon, a project that involves 40 Baltimore-based musicians re-imagining the classic Pink Floyd album Dark Side of the Moon.
June 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.
May 22, 2013 - Hour 2 - We talk about Arena Players, the longest running continuously operating African-American community theater in the U.S. Then we discuss The Caretaker, Harold Pinter's classic play, currently at Performance Workshop Theatre. Since May 21 would have been The Notorious B.I.G.'s 41st birthday, we will discuss his legacy.
March 19, 2013 - Hour 1 - Blues & gospel singer and Center for Emerging Media Cultural Editor Lea Gilmore joins us for our regular segment on arts and culture. Marc and Lea talk to two Baltimore-based visual artists: Mark Cottman, owner of the Mark Cottman Gallery in Federal Hill, and Jeffrey Kent.