Essential Pittsburgh will take a summer break July 14th – 18th. We’ll return with live shows on July 21st.
You can listen to past episodes of Essential Pittsburgh here or check out the podcast in iTunes.
Today at noon on Q, with Jian Ghomeshi: With his latest New York Times Magazine report “Zoo Animals and Their Discontents,” journalist Alex Halberstadt looks at the psychological problems of animals living in captivity.
At 8pm, The Really Big Questions, hosted by Dean Olsher: Today’s big question? Why does music move us? If music is a human universal, why do people of different cultures experience music differently?
While we're off-air you can leave a question or comment for Essential Pittsburgh at 412-256-8783.