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Michael Goldberg talks of new beginnings, fresh starts and looking at everyday as day one.

  • Added: Sep 18, 2017
  • Length: 59:23
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Celebrating the continental American solar eclipse with Michael Goldberg.

  • Added: Aug 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:20
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Michael Goldberg helps us to celebrate some of the rituals of summer in this weeks segment of Stay Human.

  • Added: Aug 15, 2017
  • Length: 59:40
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How can sound heal a body? With our guides, Susan Rogers—who recorded albums for Prince and David Byrne—and hypnotherapist Daniel Ryan, we explore ...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 35:28
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Driving around Morocco in the late 1950s with counterculture icon Paul Bowles at the wheel, with a case of hot Pepsi, a brick of hash, and a massiv...

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: Jun 14, 2017
  • Length: 29:23
  • Purchases: 1
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How to hitchhike / a guide to hitchhiking in 2017.

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 31:51
  • Purchases: 1
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The popular notion that Jamaica developed its early ska and reggae musics by listening to high powered New Orleans radio stations doesn't give cred...

  • Added: May 30, 2017
  • Length: 43:39
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Excerpts from Rachel Cohen's essay "Lost Cities" and segments of poetry by Fernando Pessoa and Constantine Cavafy examine the allure of one's home ...

  • Added: May 26, 2017
  • Length: 53:20
Caption: The ensemble cast of Monsoon Wedding, Credit: Photo courtesy Kevin Berne/Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Monsoon Wedding by Mira Nair was an unlikely hit in 2001. A movie set in India but not a British Raj nostalgia film. Nor a Passage to spiritual Ind...

  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
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Poetry and music that explores the spiritual dimensions of being alive.

  • Added: Apr 14, 2017
  • Length: 56:35
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Steve Downing reflects on some of the arts programming he has shared over the past 12 months.

  • Added: Dec 20, 2016
  • Length: 04:29
Caption: Penelope DeWitt at Stoney Beach after her recording session, Credit: Jessica Ripka
Think about something you've spent your whole life wanting to do. Now try to think about what's kept you from doing it. What comes to mind? For...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 19, 2016
  • Length: 10:34
  • Purchases: 2
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Steve Downing visits the Edge Center for the Arts, in Bigfork, to see the musical "Annie Jr.", presented by Stages Theatre Company.

  • Added: Oct 10, 2016
  • Length: 03:51
Caption: ...wide river as ever..., Credit: Susan Cook
Child prodigies need the chance to find themselves- the moment they become ‘spellbound’ because they have found the field their gift has been looki...

  • Added: Oct 02, 2016
  • Length: 07:04
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Most of us around the world wake up to alarm clocks or the clock radio turning on. For decades thousands and thousands of Indians around the world...

  • Added: Sep 20, 2016
  • Length: 06:00
Caption: Baluji Shrivastav, Credit: Sandip Roy
In India in the 1960s there were few options for a blind child. Blind people often begged in trains and railway platforms singing hymns. But Baluji...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Aug 23, 2016
  • Length: 05:59
  • Purchases: 1
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#4 in a series of postcards from somewhere else.

  • Added: Aug 17, 2016
  • Length: 01:59
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Steve Downing talks about the Great Northern Radio Show, attends the Duluth Opera "Les Uncomfortables", and takes in "Whats Left: Lives Touched By ...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 04:12
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Steve Downing announces the Arrowhead Regional Arts Council award winners, shares Grand Rapids First Friday event, and describes the 10th Annual Du...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2016
  • Length: 04:01
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Neil Young, Donald Trump and an upside-down video poker machine. #3 in the Van Sounds Postcard series. This time, a quick check in from Austin, Nev...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
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Steve Downing shares his First Friday experience in Grand Rapids, MN on May 6th. An evening of art exhibits and local music.

  • Added: Jun 01, 2016
  • Length: 04:11
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A trip to Buenos Aires and a look at Argentine National Rock.

Bought by KALW


  • Added: May 22, 2016
  • Length: 15:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Produced on the day the legendary singer-songwriter passed away in 2016, music host Paul Ingles guides listeners through a tour of some great Guy C...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, Red River Radio Network, Louisville Public Media, KMSU, WMNF and more


  • Added: May 17, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 7
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Steve Downing shares his essay on the difficulty of supporting early artists whose talents may not be ready for public consumption.

  • Added: Apr 22, 2016
  • Length: 07:50
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#2 in a series of postcards from Van Sounds. This time, a check in from a Punk house in Rhode Island.

  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 01:23