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Music, art, and conversations with people who have mastered the art of living.

Dec 13, 2016

Who doesn't love the holidays? Well, to be honest, a lot of us. But we muddle through. In this episode, we take a little stress off with some stand-up comedy from Michael McIntyre, who talks about our interesting food choices at holiday time. There is an excerpt from Dickens' "A Christmas Carol", as Scrooge parts...


Nov 28, 2016

How time flies! We have now done 50 episodes of Mumcast: The Rick Mummey Show!

We appreciate all the support we've had and look forward to doing more. On this episode, we selected some interesting nuggets from among our 50 shows, including excerpts from our chats with musician/writer Tim Brouk, Songwriter extraordinaire...


Nov 15, 2016

Joe Peters is an accomplished singer, songwriter, performer, humanist, and world traveler. His songs reflect his varied experiences and his love for people. If there's a theme that runs through all the songs he's written and recorded it would be "Love Yourself. Love Life. Love everybody else." Not the easiest thing in...


Nov 8, 2016

We thought a long time about what to present in an episode that comes out on Election Day. I decided: Why not try to prevent a brief meditative time folks could turn to and take refuge, if, like me, they'd like to step away a minute or 15? This piece is thunderstorm and ocean sounds, with instrumental music improvised...


Nov 1, 2016

  Flat Five are a Chicago group of amazing musicians that bring their individual influences together for a gumbo of quirky covers and originals. To quote the Facebook bio "Alex Hall, Kelly Hogan, Scott Ligon, Casey McDonough, Nora O'Connor Kean -- separately, these folks are in-demand touring and recording musicians for...