Mitch Miller had a No. 1 single with a song written in 1853; Ringo returned to the Beatles after a little time off; Fats Domino was rescued from post-Katrina New Orleans; and Donovan went to No. 1 with a song that became one of the first examples of psychedelia, Today in Music History.
MPR News Arts Reporter Marianne Combs joins Jill Riley and Sean McPherson to talk about three events that each features four people. What does that mean? Check out this diverse lineup of arts offerings.
A couple weeks ago, we looked at rhyming 'fire' and desire'. Today, we're looking at a specific construction: For the 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that use the phrase 'on fire' in the title or lyrics. Send us your requests.