Death Valley Radio

Death Valley Radio is a format-free program for the musically curious.

Death Valley Radio can be heard on Tuesdays at 8:00 PM ET on WNTI.

Program 1,037 features hopeful songs (Laura Nyro, Keb' Mo', the Staple Singers, Ann Peebles, Sly & the Family Stone, the Roots, Nas with Mykel) and cynical songs (Marianne Faithfull with Dr. John, the O'Jays, the Undisputed Truth); Professor Randy Newman's history of Western empires; the Garden of Eden (Bob Dylan, Peter Gabriel, Jesca Hoop with Kate Stables); mood music (Andrey Dergatchev, Bruce Hornsby with Jack DeJohnette, Food with Christian Fennesz); the musical legacy of Astor Piazzolla (David Tanenbaum, Gary Burton); and new tracks from trumpeter Ralph Alessi and Jamila Woods.

That's Death Valley Radio, where the party never ends....

"Some things don't have explanations. They just happen." — From Ennio Morricone: In His Own Words (Oxford University Press, 2019)

Death Valley Radio is dedicated to the memory of my wife Valerie. And sometimes I miss Maria Alessandra more than words can say.

© 1998-2019 Ron Alden / Last Updated: 23 July 2019
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