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Linda Ronstadt

Studio 360

Linda Ronstadt: “Heart Like a Wheel”

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Linda Ronstadt’s “Heart Like a Wheel” made her a household name. Now it’s in the National Recording Registry.

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Studio 360

Paul Thomas Anderson, “Heart Like a Wheel,” & Hating on “The Newsroom”

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Director Paul Thomas Anderson ups the ante with "Inherent Vice;" the story behind Linda Ronstadt’s first big hit; and the one Christmas album everybody can agree on.

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Studio 360

Linda Ronstadt's Curtain Call

Friday, September 27, 2013

The pop singer’s career endured decades of changing tastes and her own evolving sound — until Parkinson’s disease made it impossible for her to sing. Linda Ronstadt's 3 for 360

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Studio 360

Linda Ronstadt & Leaves of Grass

Friday, September 27, 2013

Walt Whitman loved America — so much so that it got a little creepy sometimes. But he accomplished his goal, writing a new Bible for American poetry to reflect the democracy and diversity at the heart of this country, and we explore Leaves of Grass in an episode of American ...

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Linda Ronstadt on Her Varied Career

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

"I wasn’t a good singer for a long time. I didn’t sing with a certain kind of freedom and a certain kind of abandon, where you’re absolutely lost."

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Guest Picks: Linda Ronstadt

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Linda Ronstadt was on the Leonard Lopate Show recently to talk about her remarkable career, collaborating with everyone from Aaron Neville to Dolly Parton, and losing her voice a few years ago to what was later diagnosed as Parkinson's Disease. Find out what Linda Ronstadt's reading and listening to these days!

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Nuclear Arms and Safety; Linda Ronstadt; Back-to-School with Patricia T. O'Conner

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Investigative journalist Eric Schlosser looks into the management and near-misses of our nuclear arsenal—and how we ensure that our nuclear missiles aren’t stolen, sabotaged, or detonated by accident. Linda Ronstadt talks about her life and her career—and her recent announcement that she has Parkinson’s disease and will never perform again. Plus, our word maven Patricia T. O’Conner takes your calls and questions about the intricacies and idiosyncrasies of the English language!