Woodstock Roundtable 9/19/21

Woodstock Roundtable 9/19/21

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Key Topics: The Movies Meira Blaustein is the Co-Founder of the Woodstock Film Festival, and Will join us to talk about this years movies and we’ll hear a song from The Sultan of Sonic Soul, and…More

Acoustic Breakfast 9/18/21

Acoustic Breakfast 9/18/21

Welcome to Acoustic Breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. At the end of every show each week I play “The Dreamer” by Jackson Brown, so I have not played very much of his other music. So this week I thought we’d hear a mini acoustic set from Mr. Brown. Sometimes I feel that, Paul Williams gets short…More

Woodstock Roundtable 9/12/21

Woodstock Roundtable 9/12/21

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, Woodstock Round Table Poet Laureate Victoria Sullivan, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Key Topics: The World Happiness Report is out for the year 2021.  We’ll dive into the data and see what patterns emerge. And this brings up a philosophical question:  Is “Happiness”…More

Acoustic Breakfast 9/11/21

Acoustic Breakfast 9/11/21

Good morning, and welcome once again to Acoustic Breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. Well it’s been 20 years since 9/11/2001, and I thought we would listen to songs about New York City. There have probably been more songs written about New York City than any other place on earth. Billy Joel, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan, Paul…More

Woodstock Roundtable 9/5/21

Woodstock Roundtable 9/5/21

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Among Subjects for Conversation: Say the phrase World Wide Web and you get comments like, oh, too much noise, too much fake news, too  many pop up ads, too much depressing news…..OK, all true….but how about the fact…More

Acoustic Breakfast 9/4/21

Acoustic Breakfast 9/4/21

Good morning and welcome to Acoustic Breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. Duets & collaborations…That’s what we’re going to hear today. Billy Bragg & Joe Henry, Leonard Cohen & Elton John, James Taylor & Carol King, Paul Simon & Dion, John Prine & Kurt Vile, and oh so many more.More

Woodstock Roundtable 8/29/21

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, Woodstock Round Table Poet Laureate Victoria Sullivan, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Key Topics: Work is a false idol. Why would a young woman voluntarily quit a really good job producing an intelligent public radio program.  Her reasons tie into the title of…More

Acoustic Breakfast 8/28/21

Acoustic Breakfast 8/28/21

Good morning and welcome to Acoustic Breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. Last week on Acoustic Breakfast, I played a new track from Highway Troubadour the new album by @Jesse Colin Young, and he was kind enough to thank us on our Facebook page, and I feel it would be nice to play another track from that.…More

Woodstock Roundtable 8/22/21

Woodstock Roundtable 8/22/21

Welcome to the Woodstock Roundtable. Conversational Improv with Host Doug Grunther, and Radio Woodstock Weekend Warrior Ron Van Warmer. Key Topics: What animals live the longest here on planet earth.  The answers will probably surprise you quite a lot.  The animal that lives the longest, for example, is one many of us handle at least once a…More

Acoustic Breakfast 8/21/21

Acoustic Breakfast 8/21/21

We’ll hear songs from Brett Dennen, The Lone Bellow, Blues Traveler, The Lumineers, New songs from Amos Lee, Jesse Colin Young, and Dar Williams. We’ll also hear a long lost performance by Joni Mitchell recorded by non other than Jimi Hendrix.More