A BIG HIT

The Funeral of Etta James, a “Manual” singer, The DE-Baptism Movement, Nutrition Choices and There’s No Yogurt Here™ are some of the BIG topics on tonight’s Anne Levine Show. Also: FoGurt™, Mormons, Nancy’s BBQ and Breaking into CNN. Plus: Listener Letters™ and News From The Dunes™.

Songs include: Time of the Season and Spirit In The Sky

January 24th, 2012. How Depressing.

This is the very most up-to-date show we could do on such short notice. Anne and Julien share a secret, The List™, The Mary Lou Controversy, It’s Only Funny To Me™ AND it’s better than stupid. Also: Is Puerto Rico really worth the trip? Plus: SAD, Flushing all the toilets at once, Macaron, Offal Importance and News From The Dunes™.
SPECIAL! THIS SHOW ONLY! We say nothing about sports. Not even one moment.

Songs Include: Psycho Killer

Old School – Taking Requests

Anne and Michael throw caution to the wind and crank up the wayback machine all the way back to some time last year when we did a show like this. But, and I must insist, this is not that same show. This one is brand new. It’s like a whole different program that’s also not the same as the other ones. Plus: Martin Luther King Jr., Usual Activities, That damned Angelina Jolie, Relevance, What the people wore, Jean (not just sayin’) and the best thing to give to Mom. Also: Various Addictions and News From The Dunes™.

Songs Include: TeeBowie and River

Vicky Tiel: All About The Dress

Vicky Tiel is a Couture Icon who has spent the past 40 years dressing many of the world’s most fashionable and glamorous women from Elizabeth Taylor to Kim Kardashian. Her memoir, It’s all about The Dress: What I Learned in 40 Years About Men, Women, Sex and Fashion is now available from St. Martin’s Press and we’re so happy to have her on the show! Plus: Uncle Ted at the side of the house,The argument that wasn’t, Talk Therapy, Vice President Clinton and Fat hurts your brain. Also: Barney says something, News From The Dunes™, more Vicky Tiel and Jo Stafford’s “horrible” singing career.

Sarah Schulman: Awesome

We are so happy to have Sarah Schulman, author, historian, playwright and activist on the show tonight! Sarah talks to Anne about her newest book, The Gentrification Of The Mind: Witness To A Lost Imagination, U.S. Politics, Israel and Gay Marriage. Also: Not New Year’s, Smoking, Native Americans and Manhattan Celebrity sightings. Plus: Listener Letters™, Rabies, counting owls and News From The Dunes™

Songs include: Hypnotize and Going for The One