The interview was conducted by WJCU’s own, Lexi McNichol. For more information on Ari and his music, click here.
An interview with Heights artist Ari Hest
On the Air
City and Colour Thirst @4:39
Moon Taxi The New Black @4:36
The Black Keys Gold On the Ceiling @4:32
Vienna Teng Level Up @4:28
Elvis Costello National Ransom (Album Version) @4:24
Phoenix S.O.S. In Belair @4:21
Matt Nathanson Kinks Shirt @4:18
Ellie Goulding Lights @4:13
The Killers Shot At the Night @4:09
Counting Crows Perfect Blue Buildings @4:04
Tristen No One's Gonna Know @3:56
Nine Inch Nails Get Down Make Love @3:55
WordplayWordplay is an offbeat mix of poetry, comedy, and an ongoing exploration of the possibilities of the spoken word. Wordplay's opening monologue blends music and language (and sometimes sound effects) into a surreal, funny, often darkly serious meditation on the state of one man's struggles to live in the bewildering world of contemporary America. The show also features guest appearances by local poets and nationally known writers. But the real strength of Wordplay is the interaction between co-hosts George Bilgere and John Donoghue. The two poets read short, interesting poems by important writers. They banter about poetry, argue about it, and generally give each other a hard time. A Plain Dealer article about Wordplay called the show "the Click and Clack of poetry." Not a bad description.
@6 pm w/George Bilgere and John Donoghue - Poetry
Metal on MetalImport and independent heavy metal.
@6:30 pm w/Bill Peters - Import / Independent Heavy Metal