Read ’em and Eat

Celebrate the end of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell and the end of summer with Anne, Michael, Daniel Button and Charles Blackstone. Daniel treats us to his review of 10 Tables in Provincetown, Massachusetts while Charles discusses his many loves which include not only his wife but prose in general and his newest gig at Bookslut.com.
Anne and Michael talk about the end of DADT and the debut of Chaz Bono on Dancing with the Stars (and the problems he’s facing because of it).

Check out the Interviews Page for extended interviews with both Daniel and Charles
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Songs include: Summer is over and Freelance Writer

Less Ridiculous, More Sublime

Tune in for two spectacular interviews tonight: One with Gustavo Bonevardi, New York City resident, artist, architect and one of the designers of the annual 9/11 Tribute In Lights at Ground Zero. Also with us, Jesse Kornbluth, former Editorial Director of AOL, is a New York-based journalist and editor of THE cultural concierge service, HeadButler.com. As a journalist, he has been a contributing editor for Vanity Fair and New York, and a contributor to The New Yorker, The New York Times, etc. He has authored several books including Highly Confident: The Crime and Punishment of Michael Milken; Airborne: The Triumph and Struggle of Michael Jordan; and Pre-Pop Warhol.

Songs include: Dirty Water and Serve You

Guilty Pleasures

Tonight’s Show, “Guilty Pleasures”, along with Anne’s history in a nutshell™, features an interview with Co-opted author Joan Bigwood, poetry read by Billy Collins, and of course the usual fun and hijinx. Also, some Guilty Pleasures like 80’s R&B songs about sugar, sex and candy. Plus: movies, books, parents growing old, Poets, Labor Day and 9/11.

Songs include: Sugar Sugar and Magnolia

Hero Worship

This is the Hero Worship Show and if you are a listener to The Anne Levine Show, then you can probably guess who the Hero is. Tune in for such delights as: The Cat Song, The Fred Newman School of Audio, Elim Lutheran Church’s 150th Anniversary, Lemon Meringue and much, much more. Also, Lazy Afternoon and How does our brain work? Plus: How to NOT be a hero.

Songs include: Bird Song and Prairie Sunrise

Great Events

From birthday parties to Straw Polls, this past week has been at least memorable and The Daring Duo™ take no prisoners discussing Tourists, Bad Summer Weather™, Screaming Billy, Julien Havard’s Provincetown show, The Republicans Debate, The Ames Straw Poll and Garrison Keillor (of course). Also: The Chelsea Hotel closes, Anne pulls teeth. Plus: News from the Dunes™, Cape Cod’s Prescription Drug Problem™, Sylvia’s Mother and Michael teaches the world about Shel Silverstein.

Songs include: Sylvia’s Mother and London Calling

Don’t miss Julien Havard in Provincetown!


Julien’s amazing artwork is on display RIGHT NOW at the Larkin Gallery in Provincetown. GO SEE IT.
Also: Don’t miss Julien and Tony Award Winner, Sutton Foster at the Hyannis Harbor Arts Center (formerly called “The Guyer Barn”) on August 15 from 7 to 10 pm.

Showgirls!

Join Anne, Michael, Ryan Landry, Dina Martina, and Jackie Beat at the Crown & Anchor in Provincetown for Ryan Landry’s Showgirls, the drop dead hilarious drag show where the contestants dance, sing and entertain to win the $500 weekly prize (not all of them in drag either). Recorded live on July 25th, 2011 and scheduled for broadcast on August 2nd, 2011 but due to technical difficulties… Well, you know.

Summer is going fast!

Recap of the BIG BIRTHDAY PARTY (including the Nuva Ring and Watermelon Dives™), The Origin of Ham Toss™, a Visitation by Arnie, Sarah and Emily, Faulty Gaydar and the Tragedy that was Amy Winehouse. Also: The Greatest Beard in the World and Michael looks less sinister. Plus: Listener Letters™, News From The Dunes™ (including The Great Butterfly Census™, Whale Week™ and The F@g Bash).
Anne and Michael were about to head to P-Town to see Ryan Landry’s Showgirls so this show was prerecorded.

Songs include: We Are Family and Steal My Sunshine

Happy Birthday To Everyone

It’s July and that means Birthday Time!™ Anne and Michael read (and answer) Listener Letters, Talk about the state of the world, We hear from Andrew Weiner and Michele Bachmann and News from the Dunes™.

Songs include: Happy Birthday and Happy Birthday.

Main Street Adventures

You never know who’s hanging out on Main Street. Anne and Michael discuss their recent trip to the Melody Tent in Hyannis to see K. D. Lang, Michael’s non-July family, the weather (yeah, I know), how not to escape smokers, James Taylor and Republicans start to beat on each other. Also on News From the Dunes™: Where exactly is North, Kim and Tim (and the Cape Cod Brown Bag BBQ Rub), , Great things from Cape Cod, the Hyannis Harbor Arts Center, Amy the Amazing, Julien Havard and Anne is not making things up. PLUS: Old news and the recipe for Baba Ganoush.

Songs include: Frim Fram Sauce and Shirt

Funny. Weekly. Sugar Free.