THIS WEEK ON WDIY

Sunday, 10:00-11:00 am, Tom Druckenmiller focuses on some recent recordings from artists that play music that pushes the envelope including Trio Dhoore from Belgium.
Thursday at 11:00 pm, Bill Fox continues the month-long focus on Mythos (Stephan Kaske). The Featured CD at Midnight will be "Jules Verne Forever" on Groove Unlimited.

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Author Richard Hope Tells the Tale of Santa Claus on LV Discourse

'Tis the season, and Santa Claus was this show's topic. Guest Richard Hope discussed his book, Santa Claus: Guidebook for Grownups . Hope and host John Pearce traced the very beginnings of this fascinating character, who started as St. Nicholas 1,700 years ago. The saint's popularity soared in medieval Europe, through modern Europe, and eventually to the U.S. This tradition makes a fascinating story. (Original air-date: 11/23/17)

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