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Reel Discovery (Series)

Produced by Kristin Dreyer Kramer

Most recent piece in this series:

Reel Discovery: Pilgrimage

From Kristin Dreyer Kramer | Part of the Reel Discovery series | 03:00

Pilgrimage_small Each week on Reel Discovery, host Kristin Dreyer Kramer takes a quick look at the latest in movies -- from the hottest new blockbusters to little-known indies and even Blu-ray releases. Whether you prefer explosive action movies or quiet dramas, you're sure to discover something worth watching. On the latest show, Kristin sets out on a dark and dangerous journey with a band of monks in Pilgrimage.

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UpFront Soul with Sanguine Fromage (Series)

Produced by WERU

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UpFront Soul #2017.30 - August 14-20

From WERU | Part of the UpFront Soul with Sanguine Fromage series | 01:57:59

Jackie_shane_small We'll get a sneak preview of the new definitive collection of soul sensation Jackie Shane, hear De La Soul's homage to School House Rock, and hear soul emanating from a state of Virginia correctional facility.

UpFront Soul #2017.30 Playlist
Hour 1
Joan Armatrading / Back to the Night / Back to the Night / A&M
Jackie Shane / New Way of Love / Any Other Way / Numero
O'DONEL LEVY / I Wanna Be Where You Are / Killer Jazz Funk From Groove Merchant Vault - Return of Jazz Funk /
Universal Togetherness Band / Ain't Gonna Cry / Universal Togetherness Band /
De La Soul / The Magic Number / 3 Feet High and Rising / Tommy Boy Music
Herbie Hancock / Swamp Rat / Secrets /
Geraldo Pino / Born to be Free / Heavy Heavy Heavy / RetroAfric
The Adelians / It's Too Late / The Adelians / Q-Sounds
The Budos Band / Unbroken, Unshaven / The Budos Band III /
Hugh Masekela / In The Jungle / Early Hugh Masekela /
The Edge of Daybreak / Eyes of Love / The Edge of Daybreak /
The Meters / Dry Spell / Look-Ka Py Py / Rounder
Nina Simone / How Long Must I Wonder / Here Comes The Sun /
Hour 2
Al Green / Talk to Me / Tired of Being Alone /
Barbara George / I Know / Rock Classics Volume III / Ripete Records
Sensational Saints of Ohio / Ain't That A Shame / Screaming Gospel Holy Rollers Vol 2 /
1619 Bad Ass Band / I Am Mine / 1619 Bad Ass Band (Digitally Remastered) /
Richard "Groove" Holmes / Oklahoma Toad / Welcome Home! Soul Jazz Masters /
Leon Bridges / Better Man / Coming Home / Columbia
The Falcons / The Teacher / The Road To Soul - 54 Tracks That Ushered In The Soul Era /
The Radio Four / How Much I Owe You / Screaming Gospel Holy Rollers Vol.1 /
Nina Simone / Everyone's Gone To The Moon / The Essential Nina Simone / RCA
Joe Bataan / Too Much Lovin / Joe Bataan Anthology / KOCH RECORDS
Bokoor Band / There Is Time / Bokoor Beats / Otrabanda
Martha Redbone / Heaven / Home of the Brave / Blackfeet Productions
SJOB Movement / Friendship Train / Friendship Train / Cultures of Soul
Lonnie Smith / I Feel the Earth Move / Mama Wailer /
Licky / African Rock / Disco Juice /
Bob James / Night Crawler / Heads / CBS
Sam Cooke / Havin' a Party / Live at the Harlem Square Club 1963 / RCA

HipHop Chronicles (Series)

Produced by WEAA

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HipHop Chronicles (The BIG Story Edition)

From WEAA | Part of the HipHop Chronicles series | 01:56:49

Bigbrooklyn_small n this edition of the HipHopchronicles, we celebrate the Life, times and Rhymes of the Notorious BIG May 21, 1971 - March 9, 1997. Hear his story via music and documentaries.

12th Street Jump Weekly (Series)

Produced by KCUR

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335: Celebrating the Birthday of Lester Young, 8/22/2017

From KCUR | Part of the 12th Street Jump Weekly series | 59:00


Public Radio's weekly jazz, blues and comedy jam, 12th STREET JUMP celebrates America's original art form, live from one of its birthplaces, 12th Street in Kansas City. That is where Basie tickled and ivories and Big Joe Turner shouted the blues. Each week, host Pete Weber offers up a lively hour of topical sketch comedy and some great live jazz and blues from the 12th STREET JUMP band (musical director Joe Cartwright, along with Tyrone Clark on bass and Todd Strait on drums) and vocalists David Basse and Eboni Fondren. Special guests join the fun every week down at the 12th Street Jump.