Archive for June, 2011

Last Week on Kick Out the Jams 6 19 11

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Peter Gunn Theme, Clarence Clemons (Porky’s Revenge soundtrack) Slow Walk, Sil Austin (The Greatest R&B Hits of 1956) I Wanna Be Your Hero, Clarence Clemons and the Red Bank Rockers (Rescue/Hero, Clarence Clemons and the Red Bank Rockers) Blood Brothers, Bruce Springsteen (outtake from Live in New York City–Madison Square Garden 2000) Smokey Joe’s Cafe, […]

MIGHTY MIGHTY, SPADE AND WHITEY: Clarence and Bruce, Friendship and Race

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

Clarence Clemons, said both my daughter and Bruce Springsteen this week, passed through his life doing exactly what he wanted to do. Bruce said the rest, which amounted to admitting that you can’t really do that, and the result of trying to is confusion and turbulence and discomfort and illusion. Except when it works. Then […]

Walk Free, My Son: Vincent Harding Writes the President

Monday, June 13th, 2011

Vincent Harding, scholar and writer, speaks here as perhaps the leading Gandhian activist in our nation. He can say not only that he “marched with King,” but that he wrote with him, planned with him, and learned together with him. He remains one of the truly inspiring figures of the American freedom movement. This open letter […]

Last Week on Kick Out the Jams

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

May 29, 2011 on Kick Out the Jams

Last Week on Live from the Land of Hope and Dreams

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

May 29, 2011 on “Live from the Land of Hope and Dreams.”

This Week on Kick Out the Jams and Live from the Land of Hope and Dreams with Dave Marsh

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

Our guest on both Kick Out the Jams and Live from the Land of Hope and Dreams with Dave Marsh will be Dale Maharidge, author of Journey to Nowhere and the new Someplace Like America: Tales from the New Great Depression, each of which has an introduction by Bruce Springsteen (each of which Bruce volunteered to write).