Wednesday MidDay Medley
Produced and Hosted by Mark Manning
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Mikal Shapiro + New Music for The New Year
+ Emily Berhmann of JCCC’s Performing Arts Series
Mark plays new releases for the new year from: Baby Teardrops, Deco Auto, Scott Hrabko and The Rabbits, ATLAS, Mikal Shapiro, Admiral of the Red, the author and the illustrator, Victor & Penny, She’s A Keeper, Kasey Rausch, Black Luck, Sad American Night, The Big Iron, The Electric Lungs, Sleater-Kinney, Viet Cong, The Decemberists, Bob Dylan, and more.
At 10:30, we’ll talk with Emily Behrmann about the upcoming 2015 season for the Performing Arts Series at Johnson County Community College. More info at: jccc.edu/TheSeries.
At 11:15 Mark welcomes singer, songwriter, artist, curator, producer and co-host of River Trade Radio, Mikal Shapiro, who joins us to share songs from her new musical recording. Mikal studied Film History, Film, and Writing at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, New York. She received her MFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago studying Film, Video, New Media, and Animation. Her full length solo releases “The Crow The Lark And The Loon from 2008, and “For Good” from 2010 have been acclaimed by local music writers. Mikal toured through the west and is the creator of the web television project, “Go! Go! Global Girls.” Mikal has also created music videos for Dead Voices and Folkicide.