Forty-five years ago, the band “Earth, Wind and Fire” introduced audiences to a new kind of funk--one that fused soul, jazz, Latin and pop. Bassist Verdine White talks to guest host Derek McGinty about breaking racial boundaries in music and how the band is still evolving.
NBC anchorman Tom Brokaw talks about his South Dakota childhood and how he got his start in broadcasting. His new memoir is titled A Long Way From Home (Random House).
- Tom Brokaw long-time anchor of the N.B.C. Nightly News (1983-2004). He has won every major journalistic award and is also the author of four best-selling books, including The Greatest Generation.
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