Sedge Thomson's West Coast Live, San Francisco's Radio Show to the World!

Sedge Thomson's West Coast Live, San Francisco's Radio Show to the World!

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Show Schedule

West Coast Live broadcasts Saturdays from 10am to noon Pacific Time, unless otherwise stated. Guests attending the show are asked to arrive 30 minutes early, at 9:30am.  
 

OCTOBER 4, 2014
An Encore Presentation - Show 1082

Tune in for a wild audio ride from February 20, 2010. And stay tuned for our future pop-ups... Sedge welcomes:

Author

T.C. BOYLE

novelist and chronicler of American foibles and curiosities and twisted genius. His new book is a collection of stories, Wild Child.

Illustrator

MO WILLEMS

the children's book author who includes Knuffle Bunny in his oeuvre.

Singer

ANGELIQUE KIJDO

Grammy Award-winning Benin singer, whose new recording OYO, transports us to her West African landscape.

Musicians

MARTIN HAYES & DENNIS CAHILL

the Irish fiddler and the American guitarist make bridges, ferry tunes, and transport us with their music.

Soprano

PASCAL TOUSSAINT

male soprano from Paris, introduced to us by writer Amy Tan.

Farmer

NORMAN GUNSELL

from Mountain Ranch Organically Grown tells us about their certified organic, pasture raised, air chilled chicken, turkey and beef.
 

OCTOBER 11, 2014
An Encore Presentation - Show 1083

Show from February 2012, with Zilpha's segment from April 2004. Sedge welcomes:

Late Great Author

ZILPHA KEATLEY SNYDER

(5/11/1927 - 10/8/2014) Three-time Newbury Award winning author of young adult books including The Egypt Game, The Headless Cupid and The Unseen. Banned in some libraries in US, her books deal with the supernatural and magic, and have inspired many writers from Lemony Snickett to J.K. Rowliing.

Author

DANIEL HANDLER

aka Lemony Snicket, with his debut young-adult novel Why We Broke Up, the story of Min Green and how she and Ed Slaterton met at a party, saw a movie, followed an old woman, shared a hotel room, and broke each other's hearts.

Author

ADAM JOHNSON

author of the epic novel set in North Korea, The Orphan Master's Son, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 2013.

Farmer

CHARLIE SOWELL

pasture-raised egg producer from Rolling Oaks Ranch.

Musicians

TOMMY EMMANUEL

legendary Austrailian guitarist best known for his complex fingerpicking style, along with renowned guitarists FRANK VIGNOLA and VINNY RANIOLO.

Maestro

JOSHUA RAOUL BRODY

our piano man today.
 

OCTOBER 18, 2014
Taped at the Berkeley Marsh - Show 1084

Tune in for a fresh show taped Tuesday evening at The Marsh, 2120 Allston Way in downtown Berkeley. Sedge welcomes:

ADAM MANSBACH, the man behind the hilarious satirical children's-books-for-adults Go the (FCC-bleep) to Sleep, and the new You Have To (bleep-ing) Eat.

WENDY MACNAUGHTON, the San Francisco based illustrator and a graphic journalist with her new book Pen & Ink: Tattoos and the Stories Behind Them.

MANDY AFTEL, world famous perfumer will bring us stories and aromas from her fascinating new book Fragrant: The Secret Life of Scent.

CONSPIRACY OF BEARDS the male a capella choir performing the songs of the legendary poet, novelist and singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen.

S.E. WILLIS, the blues and boogie piano man with his new album Turtle Dove Bounce. Our house pianist today!

 
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