We're working on a new version of PRX. Want a sneak peek?

PRX - Pieces for Format: Soft Feature Atom Feed

Can't find it? Try Advanced Search
View by:

585 results

Piece image
Lil Ed Williams is one of a kind. With his trademark Fez hat which symbolizes an African crown and his torturous slide guitar, Lil Ed Williams embo...

Bought by Public Radio East, KMXT, Spokane Public Radio, KRPS, WTJU and more

  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Shore Leave is a place to meet old friends or meet new writers. R2D2 designed by the R2 Builders Club (left) Author Stephen Stephen Kozeniewski  (right), Credit: Andrew Hiller
Imagination… the final frontier. These are the adventures of the fan con Shore Leave whose thirty-nine year mission has been to bring together auth...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 04:41
Caption: Fernando Sor, Beethoven of the Guitar
This week on The Spanish Hour, music by Fernando Sor, the Beethoven of the Guitar. We’ll hear some of Sor’s virtuosic works for guitar solo, guitar...

Bought by KTXK, KMUN, KVNO, WXXI, KWAX and more

  • Added: Jun 20, 2017
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Guitaris Pablo Sainz Villegas
Mexico’s finest artists from Mexico are among those heard celebrating the genius of Mexican composer Manuel Ponce. Enjoy solo works for piano and g...

Bought by KTXK, KMUN, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO and more

  • Added: Jun 06, 2017
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: PRX default Piece image
A former dancer talks about what it was like to give up dancing to become a teacher.

  • Added: Jun 05, 2017
  • Length: 02:29
Caption: PRX default Piece image
A student-produced story through Texas Folklife about the importance of tamales to family.

  • Added: Jun 05, 2017
  • Length: 05:12
Caption: composer and guitar virtuoso Francisco Tárrega
Spanish guitar classics byFrancisco Tárrega, the composer and guitar virtuoso known as the “Sarasate of the Guitar.”

Bought by KTXK, KMUN, WXXI, KWAX, and KVNO

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Piece image
What is craft chocolate? The short answer is: It’s complicated. This episode might not give you all the answers, but you will most definitely learn...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2017
  • Length: 24:00
Caption: Spanish pianist Judith Jáuregui
Works for piano by the Spanish virtuoso and composer Isaac Albéniz.

Bought by KTXK, KMUN, WXXI, KWAX, and KVNO

  • Added: Apr 03, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Ice fishing shanties sit on Lake Erie in 2011, Credit: Caroline Conrad
The town of Put-in-Bay on Lake Erie’s South Bass Island is a popular vacation spot in the summer. But once winter hits, the island’s population dr...

Bought by WDET Detroit Public Radio, WCPN, WAMC, WCMU, WBFO and more

  • Added: Feb 24, 2017
  • Length: 03:57
  • Purchases: 6
Piece image
College students manage to get into the holiday spirit through extravagant decorations in their dorms.

  • Added: Dec 10, 2016
  • Length: 03:35
Caption: Cafe Accordion, Credit: Jim Dryden
Dan Newton is a Twin-Cities based accordionist who does it all on the accordion. Yes, he plays polkas and waltzes, but all kinds of pop music, too....

  • Added: Nov 27, 2016
  • Length: 09:10
Piece image
Savoring the last day of the 2016 market season at the Whisked Pie stand.

  • Added: Nov 24, 2016
  • Length: 03:19
Piece image
Outside/In takes you on a journey to a 10-x10 plot and uncover the secrets you’d never know to find. This time, we look for signs of extraordinary ...

Bought by XRAY.fm and PRX Remix

  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: 16:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Pots by Haddie Hadachek, Credit: Black Bear Pottery FB Page
A conversation with Haddie Hadachek about the collaborative pottery exhibit Sharing the Fire.

  • Added: Oct 07, 2016
  • Length: 10:44
Piece image
As an adult, Eileen was diagnosed with a learning disability. At StoryCorps, she remembers how she overcame the challenges she faced at work.

Bought by WGUC

  • Added: Sep 19, 2016
  • Length: 02:38
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A handcrafted chocolate bar, Credit: Letterpress Chocolate
A couple of chocolate makers painstakingly handcraft bars in an effort to save the rainforest.

  • Added: Aug 27, 2016
  • Length: 04:38
Piece image
The leaves are changing colors, the air outside is brisker, fall is upon us, and on this episode of Afterglow, we’ll be saluting some of the best a...

  • Added: Aug 22, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Piece image
John and Carol met in 1964 when a computer dating service matched them up. This December, they will have been married for 52 years.

Bought by WMUU-LP and WEZU

  • Added: Aug 15, 2016
  • Length: 01:49
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Sarah Mae and the Birkeland Boys, Credit: Wendy Birkeland
It’s gotten to be quite a tradition: The City of Roseville hosts the Mosquito Bluegrass jam, this Sunday afternoon at the Frank Rog (rhymes with bo...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2016
  • Length: 05:00
Piece image
Tuning an accordion isn't just a matter of intonation. The sculpting of the reeds makes all the difference between those classic sounds, from Texas...

  • Added: Jul 27, 2016
  • Length: 07:22
Piece image
The Stoop Brothers are three Winona State students who enjoy great music with a heavy folk and blues influence. We will talk with members of the ba...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2016
  • Length: 28:17
Piece image
Michel Gondry talks editing his childhood, being mistaken for a girl, and listening to Noam Chomsky.

  • Added: Jul 14, 2016
  • Length: 09:16
Caption: Hans Walters and his wife, Martha Hiatt
Hans Walters talks to his wife, Martha Hiatt, about going from heavy metal frontman to shark researcher and supervisor at the New York Aquarium.

  • Added: Jul 11, 2016
  • Length: 02:43
Caption: Brad McBride of Burning River Adventures, Credit: Elizabeth Miller
When the Cuyahoga River caught fire on June 22, 1969, it badly scarred Cleveland’s image. Some other polluted rivers were burning in American citi...

Bought by WCMU, North Country Public Radio, WILL, WXXI, WBFO and more

  • Added: Jun 21, 2016
  • Length: 03:38
  • Purchases: 6