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This program features lesser known music and artists from the 70's, as radio programming transitioned from AM Top 40 to more progressive free form...

  • Added: Jan 20, 2015
  • Length: 01:01:56
Caption: Catherine Fisher, an avid thrift shopper
In late August last year, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, a Seattle-based rap group, released a single called “Thrift Shop.” This song has topped the ch...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 05:33
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Today's show looks at people coming together to hone another language.

Bought by WXLV-FM


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 11:22
  • Purchases: 1
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Today's show has a guide to playing rollo, or mini-bike polo.

Bought by KZSC and WXLV-FM


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 09:05
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Free to Be....You and Me album cover (1972), Credit: Free to Be Foundation
In 2014, Free to Be... You and Me, the iconic feminist children's album, turned forty. Despite its age, the music and its message of gender equalit...

  • Added: Dec 23, 2014
  • Length: 19:12
Caption: A bricked door in the basement of a shop on Front Street in Missoula, MT.
No one thinks about the basements.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 19:48
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A hundred years before Frank Kapra ever dreamed up a wonderful life, Charles Dickens had already penned the seminal Christmas classic, a story so w...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Dec 09, 2014
  • Length: 27:05
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: RetroRanch Christmas
A rootin' tootin' ride through the wild West winter in a snowstorm of cowboy Christmas songs from the 40s, 50s, and 60s!

  • Added: Nov 23, 2014
  • Length: 59:03
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Minneapolis-based collage artist Zach Collins loves to collaborate. During the past three years he's put together two books showcasing his team spi...

  • Added: Nov 05, 2014
  • Length: 04:23
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With Halloween on the way, it’s scary movie season. That means isolated cabins, psychopathic hillbillies, and evil in the woods. One scholar believ...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Oct 17, 2014
  • Length: 02:45
  • Purchases: 1
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Shapenote and the Sacred Harp songbook are still allowing people to share a musical experience until this day. Learn more about this tradition from...

Bought by KALW


  • Added: Oct 02, 2014
  • Length: 18:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Jack Chuter collected submissions of self-portraits in audio for a compilation called, livingvoid. The compilation features 80 one-minute tracks by...

Bought by KALW


  • Added: Oct 02, 2014
  • Length: 13:19
  • Purchases: 1
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It’s not every day that the small town of Wise, Virginia gets a visit from a major magazine. But two professors from the University of Virginia’s C...

Bought by WEZU


  • Added: Sep 26, 2014
  • Length: 02:46
  • Purchases: 1
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What exactly is a dream job? Is it one that pays a lot of money? One where you don’t have to do much work? Is it one that makes you famous? …Or, is...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2014
  • Length: 04:58
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Anywhere apples are grown there's a decent chance you might find a cidery nearby. Lydia Wilson found one in Albemarle County, Virginia, and created...

Bought by WEZU, West Virginia Public Broadcasting, and KKRN


  • Added: Sep 04, 2014
  • Length: 02:08
  • Purchases: 3
Caption:  Floor in Raphael’s Stanza della Segnatura (library of Pope Julius II). The room signifies unity, and the Star of David which has 6 points represents also the six day creation story which is in the Christian Bible (of course), so there in the floor it
A walking tour of the Vatican's floors, which are frequently made from re-purposed bits of ancient history.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Sep 02, 2014
  • Length: 03:16
  • Purchases: 1
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The word "gesture" isn't typically associated with sound; but verbal gestures have become a major part of the English language.

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 05:47
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When and where were you happiest? Novelist Helen Oyeyemi answers a modified version of the Proust Questionnaire, a set of questions made famous by ...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Aug 12, 2014
  • Length: 04:03
  • Purchases: 1
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Aspen, Colorado bills itself as a "pet friendly paradise," and for good reason. Dogs might as well be human in the resort town. They're welcome in ...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2014
  • Length: 05:17
Caption: RD Burman
R.D. Burman would have turned 75 last week and Bollywood threw a great birthday bash. Sandip Roy and Kronos Quartet violinist David Harrington rem...

  • Added: Jun 30, 2014
  • Length: 04:30
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Lean how to identify the largest of the Crested Caracara and discover some interesting behavioral traits of the largest of the Falcons.

  • Added: Jun 28, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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Learn how to identify the Coopers Hawk and discover some interesting character traits about this raptor that can be found in North America.

  • Added: Jun 28, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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Lean how to identify the Cattle Egret and discover some interesting behavioral traits that make this small egret so interesting to watch.

  • Added: Jun 28, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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Learn how to identify the Caspian Tern and discover some interesting behavioral facts about this shorebird.

  • Added: Jun 28, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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Learn how to identify the Carolina Wren, and hear about some interesting behavioral traits associated with this tiny song bird.

  • Added: Jun 28, 2014
  • Length: 01:00