Rearick works on a variety of music-focused projects.
The Human Show ep. 2: Women's Work. March 11,2021. Featuring Amy Quan Barry, Nicoleta Carpineanu, Alice Howard, and Cassie Thornton.
The Human Show ep. 3: Ascending Like Flies. April 8, 2021. Debut of Ladyscissors music video Ascending Like Flies. Interview with Brian Standing, musical guest Finn.
The Human Show ep. 4: Home Springs Eternal. June 10, 2021. Featuring DaMontae January, Gary Tipler, Olivia Williams (interview not streamed due to tech diffs). Piano Recital guest Hanah Jon Taylor.
The Human Show ep. 5: Second Acts. July 11, 2021. Featuring Kacy Zander and Kim Fruin of Occupy Madison, plus Piano Recital guest Andrew Rohn.
The Human Show ep. 6: Dreamworld. August 8, 2021. Featuring William White and Scott Leisman on Soul Radio in Madison, the lack and need thereof.
The Human Show ep. 7: Hot Topics. September 12, 2021. Featuring Allen Ruff on 9/11 and the war in Afghanistan then to now, and Piano Recital guest Bucky Pope. (recording of interview only, show wasn't livestreamed)
The Human Show ep. 8: Freedom of Choice. October 10,2021. Featuring Katrina Morrison on the state of abortion rights in the US, and Piano Recital guest Bucky Pope part II.
The Human Show ep. 9: Poetry in Motion. November 14, 2021. Featuring Araceli Esparza and Piano Recital guest Andrea Musher, both on poetry, activism, and their intertwining.
The Human Show ep. 10: The Longest Night. December 12, 2021. Featuring a global roundtable on Covid and Conflict (Yes, We're Going There) with Rearick, Stephen Hinton (Sweden), Sybille Saint Girons (France), Gorazd Norcic (Slovenia), Nicole Foss (NZ), and Hawyood Simmons (GA USA). The technical difficulties make sound and vision somewhat unpleasant, sorry. So here are the raw recordings:
Covid + Conflict Roundtable Part 1
Covid + Conflict Roundtable Part 2
The Human Show ep. 11: Celebration of Life and Renewal March 13, 2022. Featuring special guest Micah Vedder, on drums. Plus Bucky Pope on piano assist, and 2 sets of related music by Stephanie. Honoring Edgar Cahn and John Wagnitz, and the cycles of life, death, succession, and renewal.
The Human Show ep. 12: ...Fooled Again April 10, 2022. Featuring interview guest Allen Ruff on the topic of propaganda and the militarization of our minds. Plus Piano Recital guest Elliott Gilfillan.
The Human Show ep. 13: The T in China June 4, 2022. Featuring interview guest Professor Emeritus Edward Friedman on the topic of China, commemorating the anniversary of the 1989 Tiananmen Square protest and massacre.
The Human Show ep. 14: Independence(!)(?) July 2, 2022. Featuring interview guest Rebecca Kemble on sovereignty and interdependence.
The Human Show ep. 15: Changing the Narrative October 22, 2022. Featuring interview guests Aaron Cutler and Paul Abramson, and music by all three of us. Plus a short recorded selection from my 7.24 panel conversation with the legendary Stanley Clarke!
Here's a link to the Detroit is Different podcast with Khary Frazier, Piper Carter, Stanley Clarke, and me - the reason for the show's title and theme.
The Human Show ep. 16: Crime Think, Inc. or... The Political is Personal February 25, 2023. Featuring interview guests John Nichols and Sharon Irwin.
The first segment is cut off because of sound problems.
The Human Show ep. 17: Hope Springs Eternal April 22, 2023. Featuring 3 generations of Vedders! Interviews with Barbara and Echnaton, and music by 10-year-old wunderkind Micah Vedder! And more music from Johan Petty (Def Sonic) and Elliott Gilfillan (Earthlings).
The Human Show ep. 18: What do May flowers bring? May 27, 2023. Featuring Huan-Hua Chye on interview and music, on the theme of human migration (what do May flowers bring? Pilgrims!). Nancy Rost is our Piano Recital guest, along with her wonderful student Ketreeya Sayachith-Jacobsen.
The Human Show ep. 19: Home is Where.... June 24, 2023. Featuring Michele Bahl and Ashley Hudson of Madison for Palestine, on the topic of Palestine. With special guest Bucky Pope, on guitar this time. We're not sure if it was recorded, will share when we find it :)
The Human Show ep. 20: Breezy Summer Show July 22, 2023. Featuring Ben Reiser on interview and music, also with special guests Cat Capellaro and Andrew Rohn adding some breezy summer tunes.
The Human Show ep. 21: Blue Moon August 26, 2023. Featuring Raul Contreras on interview and music, Piano Recital guests Ketreeya and Nancy Rost, plus moon music from me, Debussy, and Grieg.
The Human Show ep. 22: Fall Birthdays September 23, 2023. Scheduled guest Carmella Harris needed to reschedule - now on for November 25! So it's a solo show of piano music by Stephanie.
The Human Show ep. 23: ...My Co-Pilot October 28, 2023. Featuring interview and music guests Aaron Cutler and Elliott Gilfillan of Myco-Rising.
The Human Show ep. 24: Bridging the Gap November 25, 2023. Featuring interview guest Carmella Harris of Community Agencies Bridging the Gap, and special guest Joni.
Until their 2004 breakup ended a 10-year run, Rearick fronted circus/rock/garage/cabaret band The Coma Savants, which grew up out of Your Mom and Your Mom SRO.
She also drummed and sang with jangly guitar rock band Ladyscissors, also feat. Lorrie Hurckes on guitar and vox, Anne Bull on bass and vox, and Brent George on guitar.
Rearick won the 2006 Madison Area Music Awards (MAMAs) for Best Unique Album (Star Belly) and the 2004 MAMAs for Best Classical Album (The Bucket Rider) and Best Classical Artist.