Escape the holidays with the too-much-fantastic-food coma, the stare-blankly-at-the-television-sports coma, and the mindless-shopping-for-whatever-this-store-has-on-sale blues, and enjoy some real blues with Time For the Blues this Saurday (11/30/13) starting at 11 p.m. on 88.9 WCVE. Henry Cook and I are serving up a heaping helping of great tunes, bad jokes, and more than one surprise. Goes great with the leftover turkey sandwich!
Articles by John Porter
Theater commentator John Porter reviews "The Drowsy Chaperone."
This week on Time For The Blues (11/23/13), Henry and I are cooking up a tasty little late-night dessert and serving up some hot tunes just for you. So kick back in your favorite chair and turn up the headphones and listen to the music–you just might want to ignore the silly jokes.
Afternoon theater commentator John Porter reviews the one-man show "Say Goodnight, Gracie."
John Porter, who reviews plays for WCVE's broadcast of All Things Considered, says "The Importance of Being Earnest" is a treat.
An American classic is at the Virginia Rep Theatre. Commentator John Porter looks at "To Kill A Mockingbird."
Join us this week (9/14/13) as Time for the Blues brings out new stuff from Smokin' Joe Kubek & Bnois King and we're also featuring the legendary Delbert McClinton from a classsic 1997 CD! We've been finding so much great stuff lately that we can't contain ourselves! Another reminder--we're now on Saturdays at 11:00 p.m. so don't miss the fun!
This week (8/31/13) starts a new chapter in Time For the Blues! We will now be heard at the earlier time of 11:00 p.m. and we hope you will tune in to find out what all the fuss is about. We promise we’ll bring the same great music and the same bad jokes, just now at a new time.
Join us this week (8/11/13) as we celebrate the 7th Anniversary of Time for the Blues! We're still shaking our heads in disbelief but as long as we're still here, come along for the ride! It all started in a 5,000 watt station in Fresno, California.....