*NOTE LOCATION* Emily Bingham in conversation with Michael Washburn

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Monday, June 6, 2022 - 7:00pm
950 Barret Ave
Louisville, KY 40204

91.9 WFPK is proud to sponsor “Talking Race and Pop Music, From Stephen Foster to Tom Petty” with authors Emily Bingham and Michael Washburn. Featuring musician Heather Summers. Monday, June 6th at ShopBar. The ticketless discussion begins at 7 pm. Details at Emily Bingham.net.  Books by both authors available for purchase at the event courtesty of Carmichael's Bookstore.

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My Old Kentucky Home: The Astonishing Life and Reckoning of an Iconic American Song Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525520795
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Published: Knopf - May 3rd, 2022

The long journey of an American song, passed down from generation to generation, bridging a nation’s fraught disconnect between history and warped illusion, revealing the country's ever evolving self.


Tom Petty's Southern Accents (33 1/3 #139) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781501333446
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Published: Bloomsbury Academic - April 4th, 2019

By 1985 Tom Petty had already obtained legendary status. He had fame. He had money. But he was restless, hoping to stretch his artistry beyond the confining format of songs like "The Waiting" and "Refugee." Petty's response to his restlessness was Southern Accents.


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“Talking Race and Pop Music, From Stephen Foster to Tom Petty” with authors Emily Bingham and Michael Washburn. Featuring musician Heather Summers.