Listen & Celebrate All Through February

Listen & Celebrate All Through February

The Dr. of Rock, Steve Waksman, Professor of Music and American Studies at Smith College, explores the roots of nearly all of our musical traditions with historical insights on some of the greatest Black artists of all time.  Listen to his features all February long on 93.9 and 101.5 and right here at wrsi.com

 

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