Weekly Variety Show of music expressed by a theme. Every week a fresh look at the human condition, its components and variables, through song, sound, rhythms, and beats.

Past Episodes

  • Away To Here 2 Aired: Saturday, July 9, 2016

    Electro-African beats and melodies. From a distant far and almost near. Here you will find artists such as Amanaz, Omar Khorshid, Artur Nunes, Os Kiezos, and others.

  • Home Again Home Again Jiggedy Jog Aired: Saturday, July 2, 2016

    Concluding this months look at home life, we head back to the homestead. Here you will find Churchill, Leroy Smart, Hugh Masekela, Merle Haggard, Gangstarr, Twin Sister, and many more.

  • The Bluebird Of Happiness Aired: Saturday, July 2, 2016

    This episode is about the elusive bluebird of happiness. Showcased are musics by Jessy Lanza, Joe Bataan, The Sharks, Pudding, and Doris Day.

  • Strangers are likely to Meet; Songs of the City Aired: Saturday, June 11, 2016

    Prisms second installment on Home Life. Here, tales from the city are reckoned. This episode features artists such as Bad Brains, Paul Lewis, Concrete Blonde, Eloy, Joe Cuba Sextet, and Freddie Gibbs.

  • Country Scenes; Songs Of Country Livin' Aired: Saturday, June 4, 2016

    For the month of June Prism will cover aspects of home. This episode is about country living. Here you will find music by Allen Toussaint, The Harrison Brothers, Bunny Wailer, Kim Jung Mi, Charlie Feathers, amongst others.

  • Where To Go From Here; Songs Of Home Aired: Saturday, May 28, 2016

    A Home is a profound thing. Here are some soulful expressions of the tangible and intangible regarding having a home, not having a home, leaving or staying home, or just wanting someone home. Here you will find Fleet Foxes, Jay Stutes, Bonnie Raitt, The Movers, Suburban Reptiles, Joe Higgs, and others.

  • Take It Easy; Songs Slowed Down Aired: Saturday, May 21, 2016

    To take it easy. You need to slow down. Invoking the languid by turning the speed down, this episode is about chilling out. Here you will find songs by Will Powers, Dolly Parton, Aphex Twin, Paul Simon, Herb Alpert, and Ta'Boo.

  • I Know Him; Soulful Songs of Jesus Aired: Saturday, May 14, 2016

    This show takes a look at Numero Groups third installment of their Good God! series. Here you will find songs simply of devotion yet, many times, of Jesus Christ explicitly. Music "done up amid the hot, sweaty, earthy moonshine rhythms". The Chicago Travelers, The Sacred Four, Gospel Soul Revivals, Andrew Watts & The Gospel Storytellers are but a few heard here.

  • A Story Time; Songs of Stories Aired: Saturday, May 7, 2016

    Songs of Stories. Presented here are songs from T. Rex, Johnny Cash, Slick Rick, Golden Hands, Atomic Forest, Mahalia Jackson, and others.

  • KEYS!!!!!ALIVE!!! Aired: Saturday, April 30, 2016

    For the final installment of Prisms journey through the family groups of musical instruments, I take a look at the Piano and Keyboard family of instruments. Here you will find music by Jackie Mittoo, Billy Cobham, Lalo Schifrin, Stevie Wonder, Bruno Nicolai, Sun, and others.