Music

Samoan singing

NICK EICHER, HOST: California is enduring one of its worst fire seasons ever. More than 1.4 million acres have burned so far. Firefighters have come from all over the country and even from all over the world to help out.

Megan’s Movie Night: Muscle Shoals

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Friday, August 24th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: Megan Basham reviews Muscle Shoals. It’s a 2013 documentary about a small town where some of...

Remembering Aretha Franklin

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Friday the 17th of August, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Tributes continue to pour in for “Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin. She died yesterday at age 76.

Nursing home recitals

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Tuesday, July 17th. 

‘God Bless America’ turns 100

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, July 13th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. An all-time favorite song is 100 years old this month. Let’s see if you recognize this stanza: “From the mountains, to the prairies, to the...