WEAA's Julius White has the local news: The Democratic central committee for Maryland's District 40 is nominating delegate Barbara Robinson to fill the State Senate seat vacated by Baltimore mayor Catherine Pugh. President-elect Trump will visit M&T Bank Stadium for the annual Army-Navy football game this weekend.
This Week on WEAA
First Edition host Sean Yoes has a final update on the Standing Rock, North Dakota protests, before the Standing Rock solidarity march in Washington, D.C. on Saturday. Yoes talks to one of the march’s organizers, Joanne Bodnar. He also talks to community activists and artists Ama Chandra and Kenyatta Moon, two of the leaders of the Sacred Community Vigil and Peace Walk happening this Monday in Baltimore.
The 12th — and final — episode of our first season, "Glow in the Park," presents a history of Druid Hill Park, the third oldest public urban park in the country.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! However, for musical releases in the holiday season that is not always the case. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve opened a new Christmas-themed CD that is simply just the same old remake of holiday classics — from “The Christmas Song” to “Jingle Bells” — and offers nothing new, nor creates any different movement than the versions performed before. This was not the case when I opened up the brand new holiday offering from newcomer Leslie Odom Jr., titled “Simply Christmas”.
Jazz Master of the Month
Grammy Award Guitarist & Vocalist Eric Krasno stops by the studios of WEAA to sit down with the Bassman. They talk about his brand new solo CD, Blood From A Stone and performs live.