WBEZ | Cowboy http://www.wbez.org/tags/cowboy Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en 'Roll Out, Cowboy' roams and raps across the Midwest http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-07-21/roll-out-cowboy-roams-and-raps-across-midwest-89464 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-July/2011-07-21/rolloutcowboy2.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Chris “Sandman” Sand is a 39-year-old cowboy from North Dakota. But when it comes to music, he doesn’t dig country tunes; he creates rap music. The documentary<em><a href="http://www.rolloutcowboy.com/" target="_blank"> Roll Out, Cowboy</a> </em>follows Sand and his friends on tour across the Midwest. The film kicks off its 10-day run at <a href="http://www.facets.org/pages/cinematheque/cinematheque.php" target="_blank">Facets Cinematheque</a> in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood Friday, July 22. Jonathan Miller brought <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> a review.</p><p>To see the Sandman off the screen in and in the flesh, head to Facets Cinematheque this weekend. He and director Elizabeth Lawrence will be there for post-screening Q &amp; A sessions.&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Thu, 21 Jul 2011 15:10:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-07-21/roll-out-cowboy-roams-and-raps-across-midwest-89464