Airs Friday, January 4, 2013 at 11:00 PM on 90.3 WCPN
Live Wire is a one-hour weekly radio variety show recorded in front of a live audience. It’s music, it’s conversation, it’s sketch comedy. It’s the show that dared to put tap dancing, juggling and ballet on the radio. Live Wire highlights the best musicians and most fascinating writers, poets, dignitaries, artists we can find in the even more beautiful pacific northwest.
MIKE BIRBIGLIA is an author, comedian and frequent contributor to “This American Life.” He recently wrote, directed and starred in the feature film Sleepwalk With Me. http://birbigs.com/
MATT HARDING is a video game designer, journalist, and has danced in front of a a whole bunch of famous international landmarks. His 2008 “Where the Hell is Matt?” video has over 43 million hits on YouTube, and his newest version is creeping up on it. You can find his selected dancings at wherethehellismatt.com
HELIO SEQUENCE makes dreamy, synth-pop, alternative-y… you know what, they color outside the lines, OK? Listen here.
Along with your host, COURTENAY HAMEISTER comedy by, FACES FOR RADIO THEATRE poetry by, SCOTT POOLE and music by House Band, RALPH HUNTLEY AND THE MUTTONCHOPS.