The final results of Monday’s Democratic Iowa caucuses remain unknown, with 71% of precincts reporting the final tallies of the first 2020 presidential contest. Senator Bernie Sanders is leading in the popular vote, while former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg has a narrow lead of 26.8% of precincts — the state delegate equivalent traditionally used … Continued


Blues guitarists Pete Madsen and Jon Lawton perform live on The Hear and Now, 10 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020

Guitarists Pete Madsen, pictured above, and Jon Lawton bring their individualized approaches to acoustic blues to The Hear and Now, and talk with host Derk Richardson about their inspirations, their personal histories, their technical styles, and their plans for their Acoustic Blues Showcase with fellow blues guitarist Preacher Boy, February 22 at The Monkey House … Continued


The Iowa Democratic Party delayed releasing results from Monday’s caucuses after uncovering inconsistencies in the reporting of data. Caucuses were held in 1,600 precincts across the state on Monday, but many precincts had trouble reporting the delegate totals to the state Democratic Party. Part of the blame was placed on a new smartphone app designed … Continued


Special Broadcast; Music

Black History 2020: Decade of the African Diaspora PART 4

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The Amandla Collective Presents “Black History 2020: Decade of the African Diaspora — The Power of Melanin” Featuring special music programs, from Gospel and Jazz to Funk, A History of Black History Month, archival speeches from Malcolm X, an interview with Erica Huggins, the role of Historical Black Colleges, A Tribute: Black Panthers 50th Anniversary Show, A “history of message music” with a compilation that begins with … Continued


Special Broadcast; Music

Black History 2020: Decade of the African Diaspora PART 3

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The Amandla Collective Presents “Black History 2020: Decade of the African Diaspora — The Power of Melanin” Featuring special music programs, from Gospel and Jazz to Funk, A History of Black History Month, archival speeches from Malcolm X, an interview with Erica Huggins, the role of Historical Black Colleges, A Tribute: Black Panthers 50th Anniversary Show, A “history of message music” with a compilation that begins with … Continued


Special Broadcast; Music

Black History 2020: Decade of the African Diaspora PART 2

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The Amandla Collective Presents “Black History 2020: Decade of the African Diaspora — The Power of Melanin” Featuring special music programs, from Gospel and Jazz to Funk, A History of Black History Month, archival speeches from Malcolm X, an interview with Erica Huggins, the role of Historical Black Colleges, A Tribute: Black Panthers 50th Anniversary Show, A “history of message music” with a compilation that begins with … Continued


The Amandla Collective Presents “Black History 2020: Decade of the African Diaspora — The Power of Melanin” Featuring special music programs, from Gospel and Jazz to Funk, A History of Black History Month, archival speeches from Malcolm X, an interview with Erica Huggins, the role of Historical Black Colleges, A Tribute: Black Panthers 50th Anniversary Show, A “history of message music” with a compilation that begins with … Continued