This Week on Reclaimed Soul, Vocalo’s Ayana Contreras will highlight music from 1966, the year that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. came to Chicago to eradicate slums. In this week’s preview, she’ll feature Chicago-born records from that year.
Chicago vocalist Otis Clay passed away last Friday. He was 73 years old. His 50+ year career spanned Gospel, Soul, and Blues.Today, Ayana Contreras remembers her 2013 interview with Clay, and plays a few of her favorite tracks.
Designers of autonomous cars are facing a major challenge: Ethics. Plus on this Veteran’s Day, we talk with a composer who served in the Vietnam War for our "My Life in Three Songs" series. Ayana Contreras stops by for a preview of this week's Reclaimed Soul. And despite state wards spending less time waiting to be released from juvenile detention, there's still work to be done.