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  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 03:56:19
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Old time fiddling husband and wife duo “Spencer & Rains” recorded live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, inter...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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This is Show #129 of the Series-Blues For Modern Man.

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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The origin of the “break” as it was used in early jazz was probably borrowed from dancers of the early 19th century.

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  • Added: Sep 21, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The reciprocal of a "theatrical musical" where music suddenly interrupts the story line, a "radio musical" has the story line suddenly interrupted ...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2017
  • Length: 20:55
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This is Show #128 of the Series-Blues For Modern Man.

Bought by WJSU


  • Added: Sep 15, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Pictured (from left to right): Jacob Stuckey, Jimmy “Duck” Holmes, and Tommy Lee West, in front of Bentonia’s legendary Blue Front Cafe. Photo courtesy of Jimmy “Duck” Holmes. Inset: One of the recordings Skip James made for Paramount in 1931.
Join us as we aim the spotlight on the Bentonia, Mississippi blues tradition, and the handful of practitioners — such as Skip James, Jack Owens, an...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:59
Caption: Blind Willie Dunn a.k.a. Eddie Lang
Today, there's jazz-fusion, jazz-rock, jazz-rap. It's an endless list. Jazz has a distinct style with it's own elements.

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  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Carter Family legacy Dale Jett & "Hello Stranger" perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews wi...

  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: From the Theater District (of Your Mind)
In a theatrical musical, songs break out during the story line. In a radio musical, a story line breaks out during a set of music. In the radio...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 29:38
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This Is Show #127 of the Series-Blues For Modern Man.

Bought by WJSU


  • Added: Sep 08, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Original Ozark old time folk minstrels and songwriting group “Sad Daddy” recorded live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkans...

  • Added: Sep 07, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Thomas 'Fats' Waller
The early years of jazz were filled with talented musicians, but only a few stood out as larger than life personalities with innovative ideas.

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Music holds a special meaning. Sometimes it marks a momentous time in one’s life, or recalls a deep-seated emotion that stirs us to our core. And s...

  • Added: Sep 07, 2017
  • Length: :30
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This is Show #126 of the Series-Blues For Modern Man.

Bought by WJSU


  • Added: Sep 01, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Sonny Rollins, Credit: John Abbott
It's Sonny Rollins 87th birthday and he sat down with the NEA's Josephine Reed to talk about his life in music.

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  • Added: Aug 31, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Joe Tarto
He was known as "The Titan of the Tuba," and by any measure he was beyond the standard rhythm section player.

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  • Added: Aug 30, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Original Ozark guitar wizard Danny Dozier performs live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews with Dann...

  • Added: Aug 30, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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From Guastavino to Ginastera to Piazzolla, The Spanish Hour offers the second in its month-long mini-series celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month (Se...

Bought by KPIP-LP and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 2
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This is Show #125 of the Series-Blues For Modern Man.

Bought by WJSU


  • Added: Aug 25, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Pictured: Robert Petway, whose “Catfish Blues” has become a beloved Mississippi Delta classic. Illustration by William Stout.
Join us as we explore the rich and fascinating history of animal symbolism in the blues. Ever since the very first recordings, from the 1920s, blue...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:59
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This is Show #124 of the Series-Blues For Modern Man.

Bought by WJSU


  • Added: Aug 18, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Freedom
With extemporaneous creativity built in with America's popular music, jazz, freedom of expression became the norm.

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  • Added: Aug 17, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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From Punk to Metal to Debbie Gibson... an ode to teens who scribbled lyrics in notebooks, learned the guitar and asked their friends to join their ...

  • Added: Aug 13, 2017
  • Length: 26:32
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This is Show #123 of the Series-Blues For Modern Man.

Bought by WJSU


  • Added: Aug 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1