The Air Force's Bay State Winds Clarinet Quartet joins Terry Gross for a discussion of military ensembles. The group also performs several songs in tribute to the men and women who've served since Sept. 11, 2001.
The actor, director and outspoken activist now adds "musician" to his already-impressive roster of successes. His debut record tells heartfelt stories of struggle and redemption in the style of Appalachian Americana.
In the liner notes to his new album, Ghost on the Canvas, Campbell writes that it's the last studio record he plans to make after being diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease. Rock critic Ken Tucker says the album "has a melancholy air of valedictory about it."
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