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Caption: Ben Todd of Lonesome Shack restores broken guitars, Credit: Joshua McNichols / Day Job
Ben Todd restores guitars for The Trading Musician in Seattle's Roosevelt neighborhood. And he's become deeply embedded in the local music scene. B...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 12:56
Caption: Love Was, Credit: www.hopscotchmultimedia.ie
'Love Was' is set in the Irish Midlands. It tells the story of Paul’s lifelong obsession with the enigmatic Alison, whom he pursues across the glo...

  • Added: Nov 02, 2014
  • Length: 01:02:42
Caption: Alex chows down on a Bento box in Kyoto
An American father and young son spend a year living as expats in Asia, where they soon discover just the simple act of eating provides daily chal...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2014
  • Length: 14:29
Caption: Phenomenal Guest DJ Sets!
My guest this week is Unique Repeat, from Berlin Germany.

  • Added: Oct 11, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: DANCE music you can LISTEN to!
Brand new Dub, Deep House, Dubstep, Electronica, Tech House, and Trance. Plus, Mongo Speaks.

  • Added: Oct 11, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: Jazz poet Langston Hughes
What do Langston Hughes, the fifties Beat writers, and jazz critics all have in common? They all like to write about jazz. This week, we'll take a ...

Bought by KDRP Community Radio, Troy Public Radio, KSRQ, KMUN, WLPR and more


  • Added: Sep 29, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: Mark Schapiro, Credit: Center for Investigative Reporting
Carbon is shaping our future. Those little particles we can’t even see are reshaping our natural world, and transforming our economy. And, it all e...

Bought by KVSC and KCBX


  • Added: Sep 24, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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This story's about that place where we do some of our living and all of our sleeping, Where we eat. Raise children or pets. Entertain friends. Thes...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2014
  • Length: 24:15
Caption: DANCE music you can LISTEN to!
We start things off with a fairly chill wade through the waters of Deep House and Tech House. Then we get really serious with some Techno, Progres...

  • Added: Aug 30, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: DANCE music you can LISTEN to.
In this episode I feature a guest mix by Frank Ramos, who for over 27 years has hosted a show called, "Maximum Insight" on BBOX Radio out of Brookl...

  • Added: Aug 09, 2014
  • Length: 02:57:03
Caption: "Out Chorus" by jazz painter Romare Bearden, 1979-1980.
You can't listen to a painting or see a song. But that doesn't mean there aren't really interesting places where the worlds of jazz and art overlap...

Bought by WVRU, KDRP Community Radio, Troy Public Radio, KMHD, KPVL and more


  • Added: Jun 30, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: Jazz legend Thelonious Monk
Thelonious Monk was one of the most original voices to emerge from the world of mid-century jazz. But it took decades for the world to realize it.

Bought by WVRU, KMHD, KDRP Community Radio, WCAI / WNAN, KPVL and more


  • Added: Jun 23, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 17
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A candidate for Wisconsin's 51st Assembly district remembers his son, Peter, who brought so much joy into his life.

  • Added: Jun 20, 2014
  • Length: 08:19
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A Trans-Atlantic flight, and the lessons gleaned from it.

  • Added: May 28, 2014
  • Length: 05:48
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Four stories of people who have done wrong, been wronged, or gotten caught somewhere in-between.

Bought by WUNC, WFPL News, KOSU, 90.5 WESA, WBEZ and more


  • Added: May 19, 2014
  • Length: 53:24
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Charlie Parker, the king of bebop
In this hour, it's the legendary story of how a Kansas City kid who didn’t like to practice became the king of bebop.

Bought by KDRP Community Radio, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KPVL, KMUN, WOUB and more


  • Added: May 12, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: The swing era's reluctant hero: Artie Shaw
In the 1930s, clarinetist and bandleader Artie Shaw reigned as one of the great kings of the swing era. But just 20 years later, he mysteriously le...

Bought by KMHD, WRST-FM Oshkosh, WCAI / WNAN, KDRP Community Radio, KPVL and more


  • Added: Apr 28, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 18
Caption: FUTUREWORK: How Technology Will Redefine the Culture of Work
IEEE Spectrum Radio explores what the workplace will look like and what the meaning of work will be 30 years into the future.

Bought by KFCF FM, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KQED, WFAE, KVMR and more


  • Added: Apr 11, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 33
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What is the nature of speech? Why did we start writing stuff down? And which of these lasts longer?

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 03, 2014
  • Length: 03:55
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Craig Nelson
Bestselling author Craig Nelson provides an in depth examination of the history of the Atomic age from x-rays to the 2011 meltdown in Japan.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Mar 20, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Andre Noel is the manager of Figures In Flight Released., Credit: Natalie Ivis
This episode features a story by producer Chris Remington about a group of ex-cons who were inspired to start their own dance troupe, called Figure...

  • Added: Mar 11, 2014
  • Length: 11:53

  • Added: Feb 21, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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How do you pass on the culture of a country you can’t remember? Three generations of the Hang family in Portland, Maine, try to reconcile memories ...

Bought by WMPG and WAMC


  • Added: Feb 21, 2014
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Everyone has a birthday, but the day's meaning changes over time. In this episode, we look at life from 21st and 94th birthdays.

  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 10:53
Caption: An Unexpected Nightingale, Credit: www.hopscotchmultimedia.ie
An Unexpected Nightingale tells the story of Maria, an artist in her thirties. She is hired as a companion by a blind man, Carroll, to help him tak...

  • Added: Feb 18, 2014
  • Length: 56:18