Fresh Air http://wcqs.org en The Story Of Little Feat's Fame, Destruction And Revival http://wcqs.org/post/story-little-feats-fame-destruction-and-revival <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=The+Story+Of+Little+Feat%27s+Fame%2C+Destruction+And+Revival&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA5Njc0ODg4MDEzNDA5MTE5NDRhNDMzYw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>TERRY GROSS, HOST: <p>This is FRESH AIR. Our rock historian Ed Ward describes Little Feat as the archetypal '70s band. They had a charismatic front man who was a guitar virtuoso. They wrote wonderful songs and they had an influence far in excess of their record sales. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:41:00 +0000 Ed Ward 22976 at http://wcqs.org Dom Flemons Holds On To Those Old-Time Roots http://wcqs.org/post/dom-flemons-holds-those-old-time-roots-0 <em>Prospect Hill</em> is Flemons' first album since leaving the band Carolina Chocolate Drops. By coincidence, the multi-instrumentalist recorded the album the day Pete Seeger died.<p><em>Originally broadcast July 30.</em> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Dom+Flemons+Holds+On+To+Those+Old-Time+Roots&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA5Njc0ODg4MDEzNDA5MTE5NDRhNDMzYw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DOM FLEMONS: (Scat singing). Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:41:00 +0000 editor 22977 at http://wcqs.org Florida-Grown Fiction: Hiaasen Satirizes The Sunshine State http://wcqs.org/post/florida-grown-fiction-hiaasen-satirizes-sunshine-state-0 Novelist and <em>Miami Herald</em> columnist Carl Hiaasen writes with passion and purpose about the state he loves. His latest book, <em>Bad Monkey,</em> is an offbeat murder mystery set in Key West.<p><em>Originally broadcast June 13, 2013.</em> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Florida-Grown+Fiction%3A+Hiaasen+Satirizes+The+Sunshine+State&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDEwNzk4NjQwMDEzNTkxNDE0MTg3ZGYxMA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVE DAVIES, HOST: <p>This is FRESH AIR. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:14:00 +0000 editor 22904 at http://wcqs.org John Waters Hitchhikes Across America, And Lives To Write About It http://wcqs.org/post/john-waters-hitchhikes-across-america-and-lives-write-about-it-0 The 68-year-old film director hitchhiked from Baltimore to San Francisco for his book <em>Carsick.</em> He says hitchhiking is "the worst beauty regimen ever" and admits he always kept his luggage with him.<p><em>Originally broadcast June 10.</em> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:14:00 +0000 editor 22905 at http://wcqs.org Aaron Paul On Playing A Meth Dealer On 'Breaking Bad' http://wcqs.org/post/aaron-paul-playing-meth-dealer-breaking-bad Paul won the Emmy for outstanding supporting actor in a drama series for playing student-turned-drug dealer Jesse Pinkman. In 2011, he said his character was supposed to die in the first season.<p><em>Originally broadcast Sept. 19, 2011. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:57:00 +0000 editor 22780 at http://wcqs.org Sarah Silverman Discusses Her Movie 'Jesus Is Magic' http://wcqs.org/post/sarah-silverman-discusses-her-movie-jesus-magic Silverman won the Emmy for best writing for a variety special for her HBO special <em>We Are Miracles</em>. In 2005, she spoke with <em>Fresh Air</em> about her movie based on her acts in New York and Los Angeles.<p><em>Originally broadcast Nov. 09, 2005</em>. <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:57:00 +0000 editor 22781 at http://wcqs.org Louis C.K. Reflects On 'Louie,' Loss, Love And Life http://wcqs.org/post/louis-ck-reflects-louie-loss-love-and-life C.K. won an Emmy for outstanding writing in a comedy series for an episode on his FX show <em>Louie</em>. In 2011, C.K. told<em> Fresh Air</em> about making his comedy special and his relationship with other comedians.<p><em>Originally broadcast Dec. 13, 2011.</em> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:57:00 +0000 editor 22779 at http://wcqs.org At 71, Elvin Bishop Is Still Vigorous, And Can Do Wrong Right http://wcqs.org/post/71-elvin-bishop-still-vigorous-and-can-do-wrong-right <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=At+71%2C+Elvin+Bishop+Is+Still+Vigorous%2C+And+Can+Do+Wrong+Right&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAzODUzOTQwMDEyNDk2NzQ5ODE5OTFmNQ004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>TERRY GROSS, HOST: <p>This is FRESH AIR. If you've seen the new hit movie "Guardians Of The Galaxy," you've heard some old Elvin Bishop music. His 1975 hit "Fooled Around And Fell In Love" is on the soundtrack. Bishop has been making blues rock with a wry sense of humor since the '60s. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:45:00 +0000 Ken Tucker 22729 at http://wcqs.org From Walter White To LBJ, Bryan Cranston Is A Master Of Transformation http://wcqs.org/post/walter-white-lbj-bryan-cranston-master-transformation-0 While <em>Breaking Bad</em> fans were watching him portray Walt in the series' final episodes, Cranston was already reinventing himself — playing Lyndon B. Johnson in the play <em>All the Way</em><em>. </em><p><em>Originally broadcast March 27.</em> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:45:00 +0000 editor 22730 at http://wcqs.org Allison Janney On Sex, Sorkin And Being The Tallest Woman In The Room http://wcqs.org/post/allison-janney-sex-sorkin-and-being-tallest-woman-room-0 Allison Janney has been nominated for Emmys for her roles on <em>Masters of Sex</em> and <em>Mom</em>. She says her relationships with her family members helped inform her characters.<p><em>Originally broadcast Aug. 4.</em> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:25:00 +0000 editor 22726 at http://wcqs.org