The Peabody Award-winning Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen, from PRI and WNYC, is public radio’s smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Each week, Kurt Andersen introduces you to the people who are creating and shaping our culture. Life is busy – so let Studio 360 steer you to the must-see movie this weekend, the next book for your nightstand, or the song that will change your life.
June 25th, 2015
Episode 64 of 186 episodes
John Lennon described Yoko Ono as “the world’s most famous unknown artist.” That’s changing, with 10 number one dance hits in recent years, and a solo show of her art at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Also, we hear from comedian Aziz Ansari, who started doing stand-up in college on a whim and now headlines Madison Square Garden. And, barely in their teens, the band Unlocking the Truth might be the youngest metal band ever to sign a major record deal. Segments in this episode aired previously.