On this Memorial Day, Press Play re-airs some favorite music segments. Bruce Springsteen has a devoted following in the queer community. Comedian Tim Heidecker shares his musical side. Miles Davis’ music was shaped by the women in his life. Kool and the Gang’s “Celebration” turns 40 years old this summer.
Memorial Day music special
From this Episode:
Bruce Springsteen’s appeal to LGBTQ women
Bruce Springsteen is often seen as the the All-American man, especially with his blue jeans and Super Bowl halftime performances with the huge firework displays....
14 min, 56 sec
‘Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool’ tells the musician’s life story
Miles Davis’ music was a soundtrack to the black experience in America, even as he struggled with relationships, addiction, and health. A documentary tells Davis’ life story...
14 min, 20 sec
Comedian Tim Heidecker on pushing boundaries and people’s buttons
Tim Heidecker has made a career blurring the lines between fantasy and reality.
11 min, 39 sec