Whether you're on the road, at home with family, or dining with friends — this Thanksgiving, tune into Central Ohio's original NPR station for a medley of special radio programming.
9:00 AM: The Band at 50
November 22, 1969 The Band released their self-titled second album. Listen to a new interview with Robbie Robertson and archival interviews with Garth Hudson and the late Levon Helm, Rick Danko and Richard Manuel as they talk about this landmark album recorded in the pool house at Sammy Davis Jr.’s Hollywood Hills home.
10:00 AM: Abbey Road at 50
Join John, Paul, George, Ringo, the late George Martin & his son Giles as they celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' last and most popular album. It's Abbey Road at 50: All Access.
11:00 AM: Led Zeppelin II at 50
We spend an hour with Jimmy, Robert Plant, and John Paul to celebrate the 50th anniversary of their landmark second album. It's Led Zeppelin II at 50: All Access
12:00 PM: Splendid Table's Turkey Confidential
Thanksgiving is full of high expectations, a huge menu and a house full of guests – which can make for a stressful day or two in the kitchen. That’s why holiday cooks, hosts and eaters tune into The Splendid Table’s “Turkey Confidential” on Thanksgiving morning. A holiday tradition in kitchens (and cars) from coast to coast, the show gives cooks an open line to host Francis Lam – providing turkey triage for public radio listeners on the day they need it most – Thanksgiving.
2:00 PM: The Great Listen from Story Corps
Hosted by NPR's Audie Cornish. Audie is interviewed by her 17-year-old nephew, Julian, in this showcase of surprising and delightful intergenerational experiences. The project also highlights the best of over 100,000 interviews recorded across the country on the Story Corps app, a tool that allows users to record their own personal stories.