VoiceBox http://kalw.org en The Spot 5.22.14 The Necessity Defense + Singing for Stutterers http://kalw.org/post/spot-52214-necessity-defense-singing-stutterers <p><strong>Life of the Law</strong>: <strong><a href="http://www.lifeofthelaw.org/the-necessity-defense/">The Necessity Defense</a></strong>&nbsp; Cannibals, cannabis-growers, Vietnam War protesters, and prison escapees all have something in common: The necessity defense. We explore the origins and uses of this rare long-shot defense argument, which says in essence, “Yes, I’m guilty of committing a crime...."</p> Wed, 21 May 2014 17:33:00 +0000 Matt Martin 44047 at http://kalw.org The Spot 5.22.14 The Necessity Defense + Singing for Stutterers At the Seams: Eli Conley's "folk songs for misfits" http://kalw.org/post/seams-eli-conleys-folk-songs-misfits <div id="yui_3_7_2_1_1379010706349_4308" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: tahoma, new york, times, serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; background-color: transparent;"><br><p><a href="http://www.eliconley.com">Eli Conley</a> sings of love, prisons, coal mining, religion, homophobia and leaving Virginia on his new CD <span><span style="font-style: italic;">At The Seams</span></span>, an album he calls "modern-day folk songs for misfits." Hear Eli's music and his chat with Out in the Bay host Eric Jansen about his life, his songwriting and how he helps other transgender singers find their voices.<a href="http://www.eliconley.com">&nbsp; Thu, 12 Sep 2013 19:05:08 +0000 Eric Jansen 32970 at http://kalw.org At the Seams: Eli Conley's "folk songs for misfits" Charlotte Church on Voicebox http://kalw.org/post/charlotte-church-voicebox <div><p>Join host Chloe Veltman for the best of the vocal music scene from the Bay Area and beyond.&nbsp; This week: The versatile Welsh vocalist Charlotte Church chats about how she morphed from being one of the world&rsquo;s most successful child sopranos to finding her voice in the indie rock space.&nbsp; <strong>Voicebox: Friday 9/6 at 10pm</strong>.</p></div><p></p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 21:12:51 +0000 32701 at http://kalw.org Charlotte Church on Voicebox VoiceBox: The Musicality of Rap http://kalw.org/post/voicebox-musicality-rap <p><a href="http://kalw.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/local-music-player">Listen this week&nbsp;anytime via&nbsp;KALW&#39;s Local Music Player</a>.&nbsp;&nbsp;Milwaukee-based emcee and poet Melissa Czarnik&nbsp;talks with host Chloe Veltman about the the music of rap.&nbsp; Friday at 10pm.</p> Tue, 17 Jan 2012 16:09:57 +0000 Matt Martin 4487 at http://kalw.org VoiceBox: The Musicality of Rap