Piante Gallery Reading

Posted in Radio Programs on December 4, 2009 by Tim Ayres

November 22, 2009

Piante Gallery in Old Town Eureka held a poetry reading on October 30th in conjunction with the “Picture Poems” show which opened that month. (Northcoast Journal article) On this program we listen to highlights of that reading, featuring Jim Dodge, Leslie Castellano Howabauten, Anthony Lucero, Jerry Martien, and Charlotte Painter. Listen


Andrew Tyree & Rudy Francisco

Posted in Radio Programs on November 17, 2009 by Tim Ayres

November 8, 2009

“The Good Guys Tour” consists of two dynamic spoken word artists, Andrew Tyree and Rudy Francisco, traveling across the country, sharing one stage and communicating a critical analysis of life while projecting a positive image. They were interviewed in the KHSU studio following a performance at the Accident Gallery. Listen

Andrew Tyree MySpace

Rudy Francisco MySpace

Hosted by Vanessa Pike and Leif Johnson of the Accident Lab Slam.
A Reason To Listen

Stephanie Silvia

Posted in Radio Programs with tags on September 25, 2009 by Tim Ayres

September 13, 2009
Stephanie Silvia and Rachel Wheeler

Stephanie Silvia of Trinidad CA reads from the anthology Women.Period, as well as from her work which details surviving cancer, and promotes the Humboldt County Breast Health Project benefit at the Beachcomber Cafe. Listen

Hosted by Rachel Wheeler


Posted in Radio Programs with tags , , , , , , on August 25, 2009 by Tim Ayres

August, 23, 2009
HYdropods and KHSU Brew
Portland’s John Dooley (words) and Gary Glover (music) drop by the KHSU studio to discuss the mix of strange spoken word and atmospheric music that they call “poetry with knuckles”, a.k.a. Hydropods. Listen

Hyropods MySpace

Hosted by Tim Ayres


Posted in Radio Programs with tags , , on August 11, 2009 by Tim Ayres

August 9, 2009
Haiku is a Japanese form of poetry, and it is also the nickname of a regular performer at the local open mic Poets on the Plaza. He discusses his activism, how living outdoors effects poetry, and performs some Haiku of his own. Listen

Hosted by Tim Ayres

Verses: His & Hers

Posted in Radio Programs on July 14, 2009 by Tim Ayres

July 12, 2009
Poems on similar topics by male and female poets, including Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson, Mark Strand and Marianne Moore, Conrad Aiken and Adrienne Rich, Theodore Roethke and Edna St. Vincent Millay, Scott Cairns and Jane Kenyon, Mary Oliver and Wendell Berry, read and discussed by John Brugaletta and Rachel Wheeler.
Listen Part One
Listen Part Two

Andrea Gibson

Posted in Radio Programs with tags , , on July 1, 2009 by Tim Ayres

June 28, 2009
Andrea Gibson KHSUFeatured on NPR, Air America and Free Speech TV, award winning slam poet Andrea Gibson discusses her life and performs her work, which includes a new CD Yellowbird. Listen


Hosted by Lorena Boswell