Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin looks over Sunset Strip from a balcony at the Riot House in Los Angeles, March 1975. (Courtesy of Peter Simon)

Peter Simon Brings Photography, Memories To Boston Gallery

We tour an exhibit of photographs at the Yes.Oui.Si. gallery with the artist, Peter Simon, famous for his portraits of 70’s musicians like Carly Simon, Mick Jagger and Bob Marley.

What Does It Mean To Be A Female Jazz Visionary?

For 40 years, Terri Lyne Carrington has resisted being pigeon-holed by the “female” drummer label, until recently.

Jazz musician Terri Lyne Carrington (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

CommonHealth: The Life Of Riley

In our weekly CommonHealth segment, we check in on Riley, the nine-year-old girl we’ve been following who’s suffering from a very rare disease called CLOVES, and talk to a doctor about the discovery and science behind CLOVES.

Mass. Retailers Push For E-Commerce Merchants To Collect Taxes From Shoppers

Retailers in Massachusetts are pushing a bill that would force online merchants to collect taxes from shoppers. In the Bay State this year, the sales tax loss from unreported online buying could be more than $330 million.

Host Meghna Chakrabarti introduces us to newsmakers, big thinkers and artists and brings us stories of relevance to Bostonians here and around the region. Live every weekday at 3 p.m. and 10 p.m.

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