G E Light
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G E Light was born in Tallahassee, Florida and has lived in IL, Sweden, Germany, MA, Yorkshire, London, and the Bay Area. Currently he lives in Starkville, MS. He began his radio career at URY, the UK's oldest legally independent radio station. He was involved with KZSU, Stanford for a decade serving as both Chief Announcer and General Manager, while writing a dissertation on beer and Shakespeare. His current radio show, "One Bourbon One Scotch, One Beer" is part of WMSV Mississippi State's The Juke Sunday Blues programming.

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Blogs // 5 Articles

Drive-By Truckers + The Whigs: 23 July 2009 - The Shoals Theatre, Florence, AL | 31 Aug 2009 // 5:00 PM

The Drive-By Truckers play their hometown of Florence, Alabama for the first time in five years.


What Made the Wedding Present Great (1985-1991) | 19 Aug 2009 // 12:59 AM

The genius of the early Wedding Present was the tense interplay between David Gedge's heartfelt yet quotidian lyrics of love and loss and Pete Solowka's mad, banjo-like strumming.

Musical Genius & Its Discontents (ii): British-style | 29 Jul 2009 // 2:00 AM

Part 2 of our video venture through lost musical geniuses discovers an unhappier tradition in The UK, where comebacks are not de rigeur! Exemplars include Joe Meek, Brian Jones, Syd Barrett, and Ian Curtis.

//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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