Next Broadcast:

For Memorial Day -- Dion. A great singer who started in the doo wop era, whose hits included I Wonder Why, Runaround Sue, and The Wanderer. An album of folk/rock songs he recorded in 1965 has been released for the first time.

Mon, May 29, 2017 -- 1:00pm

Recently on Fresh Air:

May 27, 2017
Fresh Air Weekend: Aziz Ansari; Harry Styles And Dan Auerbach Go Solo; Pamela Paul

Ansari discusses Master Of None and how his parents feel about acting. Ken Tucker reviews new albums by Styles and Auerbach. Paul, who edits The NY Times Book Review, talks about her love of reading.

May 26, 2017
'Chappelle's Show' Co-Creator Moves Into The Limelight With '3 Mics'

After working mostly as a behind-the-scenes guy on Chappelle's Show and Inside Amy Schumer, Neal Brennan is now stepping out as a performer. Originally broadcast Feb. 22, 2017.

May 25, 2017
A One-Night Stand Takes A Disturbing Turn In 'Berlin Syndrome'

In Cate Shortland's new film, an Australian woman traveling abroad becomes the captive of a mysterious stranger. Critic Justin Chang says Berlin Syndrome is a gripping character study.

May 25, 2017
How Gen. Michael Flynn Became A Central Figure In The Russia Hacking Scandal

Matthew Rosenberg of The New York Times began writing about Gen. Flynn in 2009 in Afghanistan; now he's investigating Flynn's role in Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election.

May 24, 2017
Aziz Ansari On 'Master Of None' And How His Parents Feel About Acting

Now that the second season of his Netflix series is out, the comic is looking forward to some down time. "Forget season three of Master of None," he says. "I'm ... doing season 34 of Aziz Ansari."

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