Lou Reed http://kcur.org en 20 Feet from Stardom ~ Encore http://kcur.org/post/20-feet-stardom-encore <p>This past summer on Cyprus Avenue, Bill Shapiro put the spotlight on the documentary film&nbsp;<em><strong>20 Feet from Stardom</strong></em>, a celebration of outstanding musicians who rarely receive recognition: &nbsp;the back-up singers. &nbsp;Included on the show were portions of the film's soundtrack, plus other recordings by the artists featured in the film. &nbsp;Since then, <strong><em>20 Feet from Stardom</em></strong> has been nominated for an Oscar, so we bring you a special encore of that show.</p><p> Sun, 26 Jan 2014 06:10:38 +0000 Laurie Arbore 50277 at http://kcur.org 20 Feet from Stardom ~ Encore Bill Shapiro's Favorite Recordings Of 2013 http://kcur.org/post/bill-shapiros-favorite-recordings-2013 <p>Bill Shapiro shares his favorite recordings to come along this year. &nbsp;It’s a celebration of the music of 2013 this week on Cyprus Avenue.&nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 08 Dec 2013 02:00:00 +0000 Laurie Arbore 47977 at http://kcur.org Bill Shapiro's Favorite Recordings Of 2013 In Memorium: Lou Reed http://kcur.org/post/memorium-lou-reed <p>This week we explore the influential music of a rock legend who recently passed away, as Bill Shapiro pays tribute to Lou Reed. &nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 03 Nov 2013 01:00:00 +0000 Laurie Arbore 46139 at http://kcur.org In Memorium: Lou Reed Doc Pomus ~ Redux http://kcur.org/post/doc-pomus-redux <p>On this edition of Cyprus Avenue, we take a journey through decades of popular songs by well-known artists and with something in common: &nbsp;they were either written or co-written by <strong>Doc Pomus</strong>.</p><p> Sun, 13 Oct 2013 01:00:00 +0000 Laurie Arbore 45044 at http://kcur.org Doc Pomus ~ Redux 20 Feet from Stardom http://kcur.org/post/20-feet-stardom <p>This week, a celebration of some outstanding musicians who rarely receive recognition: &nbsp;the back-up singers. &nbsp;We explore portions of the soundtrack from the documentary <strong><em>20 Feet &nbsp;from Stardom</em></strong>, plus dig into other recordings that feature some of these artists.</p><p> Sun, 18 Aug 2013 01:00:00 +0000 Laurie Arbore 42055 at http://kcur.org 20 Feet from Stardom