Guy Rathbun

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Recent Pieces from Guy Rathbun

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Clash: Presidents and the Press in Times of Crisis (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

Former President Donald Trump attacked the press relentlessly before and after his term in office. A master at manipulation, he even admitted that his attacks were designed ...
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C-Melody Man (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

Frank Trumbauer is described as one of the most influential and important jazz saxophonists of the 1920s and '30s, including influencing the Lester Young.This program ...
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The Gentleman of Jazz (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

His nickname was ‘Bud’, but pianist Marian McPartland tagged him “The Gentleman of Jazz”. Tenor saxophonist Lawrence ‘Bud’ Freeman.
Caption: Katherine Stewart

The Power Worshippers (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

There is a powerful movement in America that is reshaping our political landscape. Anyone who does not agree with their agenda is disenfranchised. The movement sees American ...
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Mr. Trombone (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

He was a recognized master of his instrument. Weldon Leo 'Jack' Teagarden moved to New York City in 1927, and at the age of 25, began a quest that changed the future of the ...
Caption: Susan Matt

Bored Lonely Angry Stupid (28:59)
From: Guy Rathbun

There’s always something new in the digital world. It generates a lot of excitement, as well as anxiety. It’s also turned the lens of society onto ourselves.
Caption: Louis Armstrong & Sidney Bechet, Credit: Amica record label

Louie & Sid (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

These recordings have be come known as the “Armstrong/Bechet” sessions between 1923 and 1925. In reality composer and pianist Clarence Williams put the group together without ...
Caption: Andy Bowman

The West Texas Power Plant that Saved the World (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

With another year of wildfires in the southwest, melting ice packs in the north and south poles, more powerful tornadoes and hurricanes, we are beginning to wake up to ...
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Joined at the Boot - Italy that is. (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

Giuseppe Venuti and Salvatore Massaro, best known as Joe Venuti and Eddie Lang in jazz circles, started a trend that had a large impact on the 1920s. As bandleader Paul ...
Caption: Jurriaan Kamp

The Top 4 Solutions to Global Warming (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

Solutions journalism. I’d never come across that term before. That is, before I came into contact with Jurriaan Kamp, and his multitude of projects and accomplishments.