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"Comedy is there to basically show us we fart, we laugh, to make us realize we still are part animal." - Robin Williams, as told to Lawrence Grobel...

  • Added: Dec 12, 2014
  • Length: 06:46
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We sat down with Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Leon Russell, in his tour bus as it made it's way through southern New Mexico to talk with this music...

Bought by WRNC-LP, KFOK-LPFM, KRCB, and Delta College Public Radio

  • Added: Dec 08, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Violinist Miranda Cuckson discusses her newest recording Melting The Darkness.

  • Added: Dec 02, 2014
  • Length: 01:12:56
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A 20th anniversary edition of Making Contact. We hear the story of the program’s creation by volunteers, and how this little radio show became part...

Bought by WNJR

  • Added: Nov 21, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Composer-conductor Marie Incontrera discusses Fred Ho, The Eco-Music Big-Band and going forward as a composer.

  • Added: Nov 17, 2014
  • Length: 01:04:38
Caption: Sybil Leek, Credit: <a href="http://covenantofrhiannon.org/sybilleek.htm">Covenant of Rhiannon</a>
In 1966 Studs Terkel sat down with witch, astrologer, psychic and author Sybil Leek. Join us for this except from the Studs Terkel Radio Archive w...

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 07:22
  • Purchases: 1
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The term ‘ethnomusicology’ was coined in 1959 by Dutch academic, Jaap Kunst. Put simply, it is the social and cultural study of music. Jo Barratt ...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2014
  • Length: 21:33
Caption: An Alchemist in his Studio, Thomas Wijck. , Credit: CHF Collections
This episode explores the colorful (and sometimes risk-filled) history of pigments and painters, and the conservators who save paintings from the r...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 30:34
Caption: Joe Palca tracks a story at NPR, Credit: Photo courtesy of Joe Palca
Joe Palca is one of the best science storytellers out there. As an NPR science correspondent he’s covered all sorts of obscure topics, from soccer-...

Bought by WTJU

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 09:03
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Crisco and chicken nuggets, Credit: CHF collections and Evan Amos, Wikimedia Commons.
Have you ever wondered how chicken nuggets are made? Or what propylene glycol monostearate, monocalcium phosphate, or other listed ingredients are ...

Bought by WTJU, RadioFreePalmer, and WYAP

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 27:24
  • Purchases: 3
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Roger Ebert, world renowned film critic, journalist, screen writer and social commentator passed away on April 4, 2013 at the age of 70. The WFMT ...

Bought by XRAY.fm

  • Added: Jul 21, 2014
  • Length: 02:07:28
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: German POW Otto Schwingel and Linda Anderson on Anderson's farm near Florence, S.C., Credit: courtesy of Ingebourg Schwingel
During World War II, some 400,000 captured German soldiers were shipped across the Atlantic to prison camps dotted across the U.S. Suddenly the ene...

Bought by XRAY.fm, WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KQED, WSHU and more

  • Added: May 19, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 29
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The microphone has changed the entire world into everything we know and love today, so it only makes sense that there's a museum for it.

  • Added: Apr 22, 2014
  • Length: 04:29
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Generational discussion on the nature of childhood over the ages

Bought by KVSC

  • Added: Apr 13, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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"I just hope and pray I can die with my boots on" - Johnny Cash in a previously unheard interview recorded in 1996. The man in black covers sidebur...

Bought by Troy Public Radio, KALW, KUOW, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Apr 09, 2014
  • Length: 06:40
  • Purchases: 4
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This week in history looks back to April 1987 and the Republican race to succeed Ronald Reagan. This week, Jack Kemp, a longtime Congressman and fo...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2014
  • Length: 04:40
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Wanda Jackson talks about dating Elvis Presley and becoming the Queen of Rockabilly.

Bought by KOSU and PRX Remix

  • Added: Mar 26, 2014
  • Length: 03:48
  • Purchases: 2
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This week in history (March 23-March 29) takes a look back at Senator Ted Kennedy's landslide victory over Jimmy Carter in New York's primary on Ma...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2014
  • Length: 04:40
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We begin the celebration of Women's History Month with a tribute to Maxine Kumin, who died on February 6, 2014 at the age of 88. A former Consultan...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio and KQED

  • Added: Mar 07, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Porter Reed is one of two former Negro League baseball players still alive today in Oklahoma. Here, he talks about growing up in the sandlots of Mu...

Bought by KOSU

  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 03:50
  • Purchases: 1
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In a rare archival interview, Ralph Ellison, one of Oklahoma’s most important writers, reveals the illness that led him to write Invisible Man, and...

Bought by KGOU

  • Added: Jan 30, 2014
  • Length: 10:51
  • Purchases: 1
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Episode 10 is dedicated to Andy's favorite film festival in San Francisco, the San Francisco Silent Film Festival. You’ll hear his conversations wi...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2014
  • Length: 45:42
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Medals from black war heroes. A bloody Klan robe. An old violin. James Gordon discusses the Smithsonian Museum’s Save Our African American Treasure...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2014
  • Length: 25:30
Caption: Andy's Treasure Trove, Episode 17 - Bob & Ray, and Tom Lehrer
A salute to the pioneering comedy team of Bob & Ray, featuring a new interview with Bob Elliott, many excerpts from Bob & Ray recordings, and some ...

  • Added: Jan 08, 2014
  • Length: 48:44
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This week we say a hard but honourable goodbye to a man who has changed the face of Culture Queue, former host Mitch Skinner. In this live show, we...

Bought by KSRQ

  • Added: Jan 06, 2014
  • Length: 25:10
  • Purchases: 1