VoiceBox

10:33am

Wed May 21, 2014
Arts & Culture

The Spot 5.22.14 The Necessity Defense + Singing for Stutterers

The crew of The Mignonette on their dinghy

Life of the Law: The Necessity Defense  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...."

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12:05pm

Thu September 12, 2013
Out in the Bay ~ 9/12/13 ~ 7pm

At the Seams: Eli Conley's "folk songs for misfits"

Sarah Deragon


Eli Conley sings of love, prisons, coal mining, religion, homophobia and leaving Virginia on his new CD At The Seams, 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. 

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2:12pm

Fri September 6, 2013
Voicebox ~ 9/6 at 10pm

Charlotte Church on Voicebox

Join host Chloe Veltman for the best of the vocal music scene from the Bay Area and beyond.  This week: The versatile Welsh vocalist Charlotte Church chats about how she morphed from being one of the world’s most successful child sopranos to finding her voice in the indie rock space.  Voicebox: Friday 9/6 at 10pm.

8:09am

Tue January 17, 2012
VoiceBox

VoiceBox: The Musicality of Rap

Listen this week anytime via KALW's Local Music Player.  Milwaukee-based emcee and poet Melissa Czarnik talks with host Chloe Veltman about the the music of rap.  Friday at 10pm.