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Twenty four years ago, "Mouthful, Sonoma County's Most Delicious Hour," broadcast its first episode from a tiny construction trailer turned studio with Steve Garner, host of KSRO's "Good Food Hour", as the inaugural guest. Over the intervening years, founder, host and producer Michele Anna Jordan has interviewed a vast array of guests, from local farmers earning a living on less than an acre of land to international luminaries, including Julia Child, Jacques Pepin, John Ash, and Alice Waters. 

With two weeks until the midterms, Democrats are doubling down on state races. In Nevada, after flipping the statehouse from red to blue in 2016, the DNC is making their push to elect the first Democratic governor in twenty years.

Today on All Things Considered from NPR News:

On the next Fresh Air - voting rights and voting restrictions --Terry talks with ARI BERMAN, author of Give us the Ballot. He says 24 states have implemented new restrictions disproportionately affecting minorities-- ranging from requiring voter IDs to closing poling places.  He'll also tell us about the seven states where efforts are being made to expand voting rights. Join us.
 

Mt. Joy has come a long way since being named one of NPR Music’s Slingshot artists in early 2018. With tour dates on the books through early 2019, the band shows no signs of slowing down. On the next World Cafe, we dig back into our archives to listen to Mt. Joy’s visit to the Cafe, recorded just before their debut album came out. 

Mountain Stage listeners have the best seat in the house this week as we hear live performances from West Africa’s BKO and living legend of finger-style guitar, Leo Kottke. Plus sets from Josh Rouse, Ari Hest and Johnny Irion. 

They’re all in live performance tonight on MOUNTAIN STAGE at 10:00 pm, here on KRCB-FM.j

When:   Friday, October 19th at 8:00 pm

Where:  KRCB-FM Windsor, 91.1 and 90.9 in Santa Rosa (Wait a minute! WINDSOR!!?); streaming at norcalpublicmedia.org; Comcast Cable channel 961; and the FREE KRCB App available in the App Store and Google Play. 

Coming up today on ALL THINGS CONSIDERED from NPR News: 

  • Florida has some of the toughest building codes in the country.
  • But certain areas are exempt from rules that would protect against storms like Hurricane Michael.
  • On the next All Things Considered from NPR News.

You can hear Audie Cornish and Mary Louise Kelly on All Things Considered from NPR News, here on KRCB-FM Radio 91, 91.1 and 90.9; streaming at norcalpublicmedia.org; Comcast Cable channel 961; and on the FREE KRCB App available in the App Store and Google Play.

Terry talks with the creator of the Netflix comedy series Bojack Horseman, RAPHAEL BOB WAKSBERG.  Bojack is an animated comedy with a cast that includes humans and animals. Bojack is horse, who is a depressed, alcoholic, sexist former sitcom star.  The series satirizes Hollywood and pop culture, and the new season is set in the era of the #metoo movement. 

Alejandro Escovedo’s The Crossing tells the story of two immigrant boys, one from Mexico, the other from Italy, growing up as immigrants in the United States. The inspiration came from Escovedo’s touring partner, Italian musican, Don Antonio. They’ll talk about the genesis of The Crossing, and perform songs from this remarkable concept record. 

Join host Larry Groce for Mountain Stage, featuring Gurf Morlix, Red Wanting Blue, Todd Burge, Jill Sobule, and Natalie Prass - Monday night at 10:oo pm on KRCB-FM Radio 91; at 91.1 and 90.9; streaming at norcalpublicmedia.org; Comcast Cable channel 961; and with the FREE KRCB App available in the App Store and Goole Play!

This week on the bgs radio we’ve got new music from The Milk Carton Kids, Dawes, The War and Treaty, Amanda Shires, Lindsay Lou, and many many more. 

You can hear The Bluegrass Situation Radio Hour, with host Chris Jacobs, every Monday night at 9:00 pm on KRCB-FM Radio 91, 91.1 and 90.9; streaming at norcalpublicmedia.org; Comcast Cable channel 961; and with the FREE KRCB App available in the App Store and Google Play.

Your Average Abalone is an underwater adventure diving into the musical currents of folk, bluegrass, alternative country, singer songwriter, americana and more.  Johnny has hosted Your Average Abalone since KRCB-FM first began broadcasting in 1994. 

You can hear Your Average Abalone the first and third Monday nights at 7:00 pm on KRCB-FM Radio 91 - 91.1 and 90.9; streaming at norcalpublicmedia.org; Comcast Cable channel 961; and on the FREE KRCB App available in the App Store and Google Play!

On Monday’s Fresh Air - Terry talks with PHOEBE ROBINSON, standup comedian, writer, actress, co-creator and co-host of the podcast 2 Dope Queens, and co-host of the podcast Sooo many White guys.  She has a new book, titled Everything’s Trash But It’s Okay.