Here is the Radio Boston rundown for Jan. 1. Tiziana Dearing is our host.
- Paris Alston selects our last in-studio performance this year from Trey McLaughlin & The Sounds of Zamar, a music group from Augusta, Georgia.
- Zoë Mitchell talks about two young women who created an opera production that they staged entirely on the video game "Animal Crossing."
- Chris Citorik relives a moment with WBUR's Anthony Brooks that looked back on an iconic play in Red Sox history, at a time when there were no sports.
- Walter Wuthmann recalls a visit before the pandemic to the Hebrew SeniorLife Synagogue, where the sacred is found in a reggae-inspired musical service.
- Executive Producer Hitesh Hathi reflects on a challenging year of news and what's next for the team at Radio Boston.
This program aired on January 1, 2021.