gwen thompkins http://wwno.org en The Best of Music Inside Out http://wwno.org/post/best-music-inside-out <p>Don't miss the <em>Music Inside Out</em> grand slam this week. We've played some of the best stories, songs and lessons from the season, featuring all the musicians we could squeeze into two hours. Review with us, if you will, our musical guests and hip shakin' moments.</p> Fri, 19 Oct 2012 03:52:37 +0000 Gwen Thompkins 21866 at http://wwno.org The Mix: New Orleans, Inside Out http://wwno.org/post/mix-new-orleans-inside-out-0 <p>Louisiana music has such a hold on music lovers around the world that nearly every popular artist borrows from it. Or replicates it. Or, some might say, steals from it.</p><p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 16:49:01 +0000 Gwen Thompkins 16417 at http://wwno.org Radio and Theater Previews http://wwno.org/post/radio-and-theater-previews <p>When the visual media — TV and movies — bring you previews, they're essentially "teasers," extremely short snippets of quick-cut content designed to arouse your curiosity and interest and, sometimes, inflame certain passions. <em>We're</em> going to bring you some previews in the next half-hour, but <em>ours</em> will be extended, fact-based, informative and designed to arouse your curiosity and interest. We leave your passions up to you, here on<em> All Things New Orleans.</em> Fri, 06 Jul 2012 16:35:12 +0000 WWNO Staff 15233 at http://wwno.org Former Times-Picayune and NPR Reporter Gwen Thompkins to Host "Music Inside Out" on WWNO http://wwno.org/post/former-times-picayune-and-npr-reporter-gwen-thompkins-host-music-inside-out-wwno <p>One of the exciting new programs coming to the&nbsp;WWNO schedule in July is the locally-produced <em>Music Inside Out</em>&nbsp;&mdash; which is being developed&nbsp;and put together by a&nbsp;talented, experienced radio team, including former <em>Times-Picayune</em> and NPR reporter and editor Gwen Thompkins.</p><p>Thompkins is a New Orleans native who grew up in the Pontchartrain&nbsp;Park neighborhood with a deep love of music.</p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 21:10:23 +0000 Fred Kasten 14644 at http://wwno.org Bonerama Blows Their Horn and Natural Gas Supply Increases http://wwno.org/post/bonerama-blows-their-horn-and-natural-gas-supply-increases <p>On this week&#39;s episode, trombonists Craig Klein and Mark Mullins discuss their musical careers in Bonerama; Rev. Lonell Wright helps foster community in the Lower 9th Ward; Peter Ricchiuti discusses the surplus of natural gas in America; and Gwen Thompkins pleads for civil political discourse. Fri, 20 Apr 2012 15:31:57 +0000 WWNO Staff 9106 at http://wwno.org A Special Message From Journalist and Writer Gwen Thompkins http://wwno.org/post/special-message-journalist-and-writer-gwen-thompkins <p>&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; border-image: initial; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px; ">Take a listen to a special message from journalist and writer Gwen Thompkins on the importance of supporting public radio!</p><p> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 16:51:37 +0000 WWNO Staff 7985 at http://wwno.org