Seems like the Afterglow started early this week! Sit or Spin was kind enough to play some solid stuff before I came on tonight… Post rock and some other chill tunes. And there’s plenty more to come. Check out the playlist going up live below.
The Director of East Lansing Film Festival, Susan Woods, joins us in studio to talk about film as well as the upcoming film festival, Ken Ross & Jim Jamo, candidates for 30th Circuit Judge call in to discuss their candidacy, and the curator of the Broad Museum, Alison Glass, phones in to talk about a local exhibit that will be showcased at the new museum. We also hear a segment with Norm Schinkle, chairman of Ingham County GOP, with additional commentary by Walt Sorg.
Impact reporter Gabby Saldivia discusses reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act. Impact’s Anjana Schroeder spoke with a representative from the YouVote campaign. MSU RCAH Communications Manager Katie Wittenauer and RCAH student Julia Kramer talk about the RCAH Hunger Dialogues series. Susan Wood, Director of the East Lansing Film Festival joins us to talk about festival’s fifteenth year. Impact Reporter Thea Card breaks down Michigan’s ballot proposals. Impact’s Carmen Scruggs reports on how the appearance of a presidential candidate affects voter opinion. Kyle Muston and Ian Walker of GAFBO (Great American Fierce Beard Organization) as well as Mick Haley, founder of the Beardsmen of MSU, join us in studio to talk about No-Shave November. Impact’s Lindsay Benson reports on MSU’s spookiest buildings.
Host of “Sports Talk 870 A.M.” Earle Robbinson is on to talk about the all things college Football. Alex is joined by David Defever for the second half of the show and they run down all the latest news regarding Spartan Football, and Basketball, as well as Detroit Football. Fans call in to give their impression on the recent World Series as well as to give their input on how next season will go. Listen in next week for a new question of the week and a chance to win some Pita Bucks, courtesy of Pita Pit.
Dig this compilation of videos we made since this time last year.
Audio: Pretty Lights – “Hot Like Dimes”
In our Greening of the Great Lakes segments, Dr. Kirk Heinze talks with the very “green” Michigan International Speedway President Roger Curtis and with former Michigan Republican Party leader Saul Anuzis about Proposal 3 on the Michigan Ballot. Distinguished MSU Alumni profiles, too, of Bonnie Knutson, Henry Balanon, and Dan Redford.
During Nervous but Excited’s last show after touring for eight years, an omage to Lansing.
Mmm… Afterglow. Playlist going up live as usual!
Director of Teaching Tolerance, Maureen Costello, calls in to discuss “Mix It Up At School Day”, a day where students sit with others they do not usually talk to, author Steve Miller joins Berl in-studio to talk about topics relevant to his book “Nobody’s Women”, and singer/songwriter Gino Federici expands on his career in Las Vegas as well as other life experiences. Towards the end we hear one of Gino’s songs, “Mambo Italiano.”