Show Host: David Bennett Cohen Show Name: Turning Poison Into Medicine Cause: SGI: Victory Over Violence Sponsor: VOPN
DAVID BENNETT COHEN'S TURNING POISON INTO MEDICINE is in support of SGI: VICTORY OVER VIOLENCE and features a VOPN LIST OF TEN that includes Albert Ammons, Pete Johnson, Meade Lux Louis, Dr. John, Professor Longhair, Allen Toussaint, Neville Brothers, Robert Shaw, Barry Goldberg and Country Joe & The Fish.  Directed by Richard Doran Ticho
David Bennett Cohen played his role in Rock n’ Roll history as a member of Country Joe & The Fish... has been at the forefront of the peace movement for over 40 years... while becoming a legendary teacher and mentor... and now,  we are very lucky to be able to call him a friend of VOPN and first-rate contributor and host.
“This is music that, to me, is extremely joyful... probably the most joyful music that I know of... and yet.. it is because it came from such suffering.”  - David Bennett Cohen