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Caption: Freedom
With extemporaneous creativity built in with America's popular music, jazz, freedom of expression became the norm.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Aug 17, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Broadening the Saturday night sound but keeping the connections to the theme of foundational music. Tonight including Sun Ra's doo wop phase, musi...

  • Added: Aug 14, 2017
  • Length: 03:45:58
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In the early 1970’s, author Studs Terkel went around the country with a reel-to-reel tape recorder interviewing people about their jobs. The result...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KUOW, WXAV 88.3FM, Red River Radio Network, KMXT and more


  • Added: Aug 13, 2017
  • Length: 54:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Sails Aplenty c1920
Songs celebrating the waterways: from Paddle Wheelers and Steamboats, to flat boats and sails. We’ll traverse the estuaries and mudflats, meanderin...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Aug 09, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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On this edition of Making Contact we present, The Struggle Inside: The Murder of George Jackson, a program about the modern anti-prison movement.

  • Added: Aug 08, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
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Trying to find the roots of "Roots Music" by avoiding the overwhelming commercial aspects of music. It's an interesting exploration. Come along f...

  • Added: Aug 07, 2017
  • Length: 04:47:38
Caption: 1920s microphone
The earliest remote recording units were created in the 1920s in order to set to wax the musical creations from as far away as New Orleans and Butt...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Aug 03, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Music you've never heard by musicians you've never heard of. The roots of rock and roll from before "rock and roll" decayed into another commercia...

  • Added: Aug 02, 2017
  • Length: 03:50:15
Caption: Coleman Hawkins
Here are selections from the work of three major musicians who set the standard in the first two decades of jazz.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 27, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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LTR!s July showcase, Discover HAITI, offers an interesting sidebar to second most populous country in the Caribbean at 10.6 million. It was the fi...

  • Added: Jul 27, 2017
  • Length: 01:03:13
Caption: Theodore Roach
To whom do we give the title, "Origin of the Blues"? No one truly knows, but there a several geographical locations that have dibs. Does it matter?

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 20, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Building on a legacy set down by predecessors, Phil Dwyer begins on tenor sax, Karen Lovely lends her original voice and music to the blues. From o...

Bought by WMOT, WJSU, WVBI-LP, WOUB, and WKAR


  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:56
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: 1925 electrical cords
1925 was an eventful year for record companies. The electrical process was introduced. Even then it took several record companies a couple of years...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 14, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Louisiana musicians and songs you've never heard plus songs about monkeys! What else could anyone want? How about sound-a-like songs and a radio...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 03:41:39
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I guess that show title doesn't justify more support text.

  • Added: Jul 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:49:28
Caption: Jan Garber
Popular music of the 1920s was jazz.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 06, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Albert Nicholas
During the time Jelly Roll Morton was at the top of his game, he was able to surround himself with the best musicians.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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This one hour program explores electric music and some spoken word poetry of the '60's and '70's. This is a variety show designed for all audiences...

Bought by KGLT, GCR (Global Community Radio), Royalton Community Radio, and KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Ellen Choy-Asians4BlackLives, Credit: Brooke Anderson Photography
Crossing East: Relations is one-hour documentary special produced by Dmae Roberts, executive producer of MediaRites’ Crossing East series with Roby...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2017
  • Length: 58:28
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Summer in the North Country is short. It's also exquisite, lush, redolent, beautiful and so very green. Celebrate the deliciousness of the season ...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2017
  • Length: 01:56:32
Caption: Don Redman
Try to arrive at a definitive, all-inclusive understanding of jazz, and you’ll be mistaken. After all, the real beauty of the music is that it cann...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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"Music you've never heard by musicians you've never heard of..." Radio has been a tonic for almost half-a-century. I have radio obligations to fu...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 02:52:34
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This program is a one hour exploration of the variety of electric music of the '60's and '70's. The emphasis here is upon originality and audacious...

Bought by KGLT, GCR (Global Community Radio), KKWE Niijii Radio, KKRN, and KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 17, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 5
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This one hour program highlights some of the unique and creatively audacious music of the '60's and '70's. This show is designed for all audiences ...

Bought by KGLT, GCR (Global Community Radio), and KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 17, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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This one hour program focuses upon the originality and unique creativity of some of the musical artists of the '60's and '70's. Cultural context is...

Bought by KGLT, GCR (Global Community Radio), and KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 17, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 3