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My name is Gary Zidek. Welcome to The Arts Section. Tune into the radio program every Sunday morning on WDCB 90.9 & 90.7 FM or listen to it online here. I'll be showcasing a variety of arts & entertainment, as well as.highlighting some creative ideas.

A Conversation With Alligator Records Founder Bruce Iglauer

A Conversation With Alligator Records Founder Bruce Iglauer

WDCB’s Leslie Keros sits down with Alligator Records founder Bruce Iglauer for a conversation about his new book, BITTEN BY THE BLUES. Iglauer co-wrote it alongside Patrick Roberts and Keros edited the book.

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“The music keeps me coming back to the office every day! When this music is right—when it’s full of the real emotions of the blues and has what I call the ‘healing feeling’ that you get when you get that soul-to-soul communication with musicians—nothing could be more exciting.” - Bruce Iglauer talking about what excites him after all these years

 Alligator Records founder Bruce Iglauer

Alligator Records founder Bruce Iglauer

BITTEN BY THE BLUES: THE ALLIGATOR RECORDS STORY is available now. Click here for more information about the book.

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If you’re looking even more insight into the story of Alligator Records, you can listen to the full conversation between Leslie and Bruce.

 WDCB’s Leslie Keros

WDCB’s Leslie Keros

Composer/Pianist Reginald Robinson Creates Musical Tribute to Jazz Pioneer James Reese Europe

Composer/Pianist Reginald Robinson Creates Musical Tribute to Jazz Pioneer James Reese Europe

Elizabeth Chomko's WHAT THEY HAD Has Audiences "Laughing Through Their Tears"

Elizabeth Chomko's WHAT THEY HAD Has Audiences "Laughing Through Their Tears"