DATE: March 9
TIME: Noon. Doors open at 11:30 am.
LOCATION: KLRU’s Studio 6A (map).
RSVP: The event is free, but an RSVP is required. RSVP now
Four decades after making his big screen debut, Dallas-born rocker Meat Loaf returns to Texas as one of this year’s Texas Film Hall of Fame honorees. Meat Loaf has appeared in dozens of movies and television program, ranging from cult classics like “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” to “Fight Club.” The Austin Film Society is recognizing Meat Loaf for his contributions to the movie industry, but the Grammy- Award winning artist is also a rock icon. His bestselling album “Bat Out of Hell” sold more than 43 million copies worldwide and spent nine years on the charts. His newest album, “Hell in a Handbasket,” will be released in the U.S. on March 13.
We hope you’ll be there as Overheard with Evan Smith continues a second season of great conversation with fascinating people, always on the news and always with a sense of humor. The show features in- depth interviews with a mix of guests from politics, the arts, literature, journalism, business, sports and more, and reaches PBS viewers from California to Florida. We’d love to see you in the studio for the interview, and for a chance to join the audience Q&A after the interview. Watch past Overheard interviews at klru.org/overheard.