Month: September 2013

Poets & Painters by WestWords presented by Tracy Gaughan

WestWords is back with a great show this week and you can listen live as always  Saturday 6pm & Thursday 1pm. Podcast here:

Poets & Painters will focus on poetic responses to famous artworks and features the poetry and music of:

Norah Jones – Painter Song

Edward Hopper And The House By The Railroad by Edward Hirsh/ This Place Is Haunted – Devotchka

Breughel’s Two Monkeys by Wislawa Szymborska/ Chained – The XX

What The Water Gave Me – Florence & The Machine

Edgar Degas: The Millinery Shop by Adam Zagajewski/ La Chanson De Catherine – Edith Piaf

The Starry Night by Anne Sexton/ Starry Starry Night – Don McClean

Girl Powdering Her Neck by Cathy Song/ Un Bel Di Vedremo – Giacomo Puccini (Madame Butterfly)

Landscape With The Fall Of Icarus by William Carlos Williams/ Fallen From The Sky – Glen Hansard & Maketa Irglova (Once)

An Architect’s Dream – Kate Bush

Enjoy the show!