Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Just Good Music, Thursday March 15

Walk down the street and just mention the name Aretha Franklin. You won’t find many who do not recognize the Queen of Soul’s name and don’t be surprised if you come across a few who will even sing some tunes from her collection of hits.

PBS definitely knows when it’s just good music, and that’s why Aretha Franklin returns to public television on Thursday, March 15 at 9p. Delight in a festival of original Soul Hits of the 1960s and special love ballads from the 70s. Aretha Franklin Presents Soul Rewind is a comprehensive collection of rare performances by legendary R&B performers, offering an abundance of long-lost archival material that has been recovered from film vaults across the United States, England, Germany and France.

Open the musical treasure chest for a sneak peak:

Monday, March 12, 2012

Never Too Late to Get Control of Your Health, Tuesday, March 13

Each year many of us make a New Year’s resolution to get healthy, and around this time, many of us tend to forget what we set out to do. The gym classes don’t seem as full, and you may find yourself saying “oh, it’s just one piece of cake”.

If you want to get back on track, here’s a clip with excellent tips from Dr. Amen sharing the 7 best types of food to keep your brain young and strong.

According to Dr. Amen, the fountain of youth is literally between your ears. A healthy brain is the key to staying vibrant and alive for a long time. Be inspired to tune in on Tuesday, March 13 at 8p for more motivational tips on Use Your Brain to Change Your Age with Dr. Amen.