Mike Cobb of Mike Cobb and the Crevelators and Leo Liebeskind of Lovechild join Rachel in the studio to discuss the participation and organization of an upcoming hurricane relief show at the Jalopy Theater in Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY. Mike Cobb also discusses his musical influences and career, and Leo Liebeskind fills us in on the Lovechild project and how social justice issues have influenced his songwriting. Both Mike and Leo perform live to round out this not to be missed show.
Pulitzer Prize nominated singer, songwriter and musician Phoebe Legere and Emmy winning screenwriter and musician Les Bohem join Rachel C. in the studio along with Radio Free Brooklyn co-founder Robert Prichard. Phoebe Legere performs music from her new album live, and discusses her upcoming performance at the Jalopy in Brooklyn, NY. The group also discusses Phoebe's career, the influence of Arcadian culture on Phoebe's music, her non-profit organization, and the transition of musical consumption from live listening to downloading and streaming.
Writer, actress, and It Was Romance frontperson Lane Moore returns to the studio in this episode of Hear and Now with Rachel C. to discuss her band's upcoming performance in the 90s soundtrack series at Arlene's Grocery in NYC. Lane and Rachel also talk about Lane's book deal; the upcoming Tinder Live tour; loneliness and being; and the magic that is the film, Freeway. Hear and Now with Rachel C. airs live on Radio Free Brooklyn every Thursday at 7:00 PM Eastern time.
Original photo cresit: Lit Riot Press.
This episode centers around the Celebrate Red Hook Festival, a live performance event happening in Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY in September 2017 and artists participating in the event. Mary-Elaine Jenkins and members of Lizzie and the Makers perform live and talk with Rachel C. about the careers and upcoming musical releases. Hear and Now with Rachel C. streams live on Radio Free Brooklyn every Thursday at 7:00 PM Eastern time.
Tune in and take a trippy ride down a winding musical road with tracks from artists across musical genres.
Members of Brooklyn-based punk band Grim Streaker join Rachel in the studio to discuss the band's coming together, current show dates and upcoming releases. Fast paced, hard nosed in your face riffs are Grim Streaker. Hear and Now with Rachel C. airs live on Radio Free Brooklyn on Thursdays at 7:00 PM Eastern Time.
Chilean poet, songwriter, and vocalist Paula Barouh joins Rachel C. in the studio for her first English language interview and to premiere her new single, UNDERGROUND. Paula also performs a live poetry reading in Spanish and discusses her career and artistic process. Hear and Now with Rachel C. airs live every Thursday at 7PM Eastern time on Radio Free Brooklyn.
Musician Sal Cataldi joins Rachel C. in the studio to discuss his long-spanning musical career, the evolution of the Spaghetti Eastern compositions and those recordings, as well as upcoming performances and projects. Sal also performs live. Hear and Now with Rachel C. can be heard LIVE every Thursday at 7:00 PM Eastern on Radio Free Brooklyn.
Writer, musician, activist and Lower East Side native Fury Young joins Rachel C. on the program for a live reading from his new book, Meat and Milk. Rachel talks with Fury about his work with current and formerly incarcerated people, which helped spawn the Die Jim Crow project.