Rock and Roll http://kalw.org en The Greatest Songwriter You've Never Heard of http://kalw.org/post/greatest-songwriter-youve-never-heard <p>Although his name is little remembered today, Bert&nbsp;Berns worked alongside Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, Ahmet Ertegun and Jerry Wexler, Burt Bacharach, Phil Spector, Gerry Goffin and Carole King&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">–</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;anyone who was anyone in the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">New York rhythm and blues world of the early&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">‘60s.</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;In seven quick years, he went from nobody to the top of the pops – producer of monumental r&amp;b cla Wed, 21 May 2014 19:53:15 +0000 Devon Strolovitch 44119 at http://kalw.org The Greatest Songwriter You've Never Heard of Johnny Harper And Carnival play the music of The Band http://kalw.org/post/johnny-harper-and-carnival-play-music-band <p></p><p>Johnny Harper And Carnival perform music of The Band live in the KALW&nbsp;studio this Saturday afternoon at 5pm&nbsp;here on 91.7 KALW San Francisco.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:44:49 +0000 Kevin Vance 42880 at http://kalw.org Johnny Harper And Carnival play the music of The Band Jews in the golden age of Rock and Roll http://kalw.org/post/jews-golden-age-rock-and-roll <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If you look back at the origins of rock music, or Rock and Roll, as it was known in the 1950s, you hear that the new sound borrowed elements from gospel, rhythm &amp; blues, and country.</span></p><p> Thu, 09 May 2013 00:54:27 +0000 Steven Short 26901 at http://kalw.org Jews in the golden age of Rock and Roll