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Reel Discovery (Series)

Produced by Kristin Dreyer Kramer

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Reel Discovery: Looking Glass

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

Lookingglass_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 checks into a creepy desert motel with Nicolas Cage in Looking Glass.

To read the full review, visit NightsAndWeekends.com.

UpFront Soul with Sanguine Fromage (Series)

Produced by WERU

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UpFront Soul #2018.09-February 19-25

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

The_freedom_singers_small We'll celebrate Black History Month with powerful music from Nina Simone, Syl Johnson, and The Freedom Singers, plus we'll hear the voices of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Fannie Lou Hamer, and Kathleen Cleaver.


UpFront Soul Playlist #2018.02.19

Hour 1
Joan Armatrading / Back to the Night / Back to the Night / A&M
Nina Simone / To Be Young, Gifted And Black / The Essential Nina Simone / RCA
Nancy Dupree / What Do I Have? / Ghetto Reality / Smithsonian Folkways
The La Mont Zeno Theatre / Black Child / Black Fairy / Athens of the North
Mavis Staples / Eyes on the Prize / We'll Never Turn Back / Anti-
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. / On Moral Courage / On Moral Courage /
Two Little Girls at March / Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Round / Freedom Songs Selma, Alabama /
Rhythm Express / The Ghetto / Black Lives Matter ft Michael Dunston / The Ghetto / Black Lives Matter ft Michael Dunston / 7 Arts
Fannie Lou Hamer / The Day of Registration (Speaker) / Movement Soul Vol. 2 /
The Commodores / Rise Up / Blame It on the Dogg: A Southern Blues & Soul Compilation Vol. 2 /
Fannie Lou Hamer / The Day of Registration (Speaker) / Movement Soul Vol. 2 /
Arrested Development / Freedom / Strong /
Roberta Flack / Go Up Moses / Quiet Fire / Atlantic
Nat Turner Rebellion / Tribute to a Slave / Tribute to a Slave / Delvalliant
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr / Where Do We Go From Here? (August 16 1967) Excerpt / The Anthology 1957-1968 / Words of Wisdom
Kim Weston / Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing / Black Power: Music of a Revolution Disc 2 / shout! factory
Doreen Rappaport, Susan Kempler / Sojurner Truth / But the Women Rose vol 1 Voices of Women in American History / Folkways
Eddie Kendricks / My People...Hold On / Black Power: Music of a Revolution Disc 2 /
Hour 2
Sam Cooke / A Change Is Gonna Come / Ain't That Good News / ABKCO Music & Records
Mahalia Jackson / We Shall Overcome / Sings the Best-Loved Hymns of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. /
The Freedom Singers / Which Side Are You On? / Voices of the Civil Rights Movement / Smithsonian Folkways
The Temptations / Message from a Black Man / Black Power: Music of a Revolution Disc 2 /
Syl Johnson / Is It Because I'm Black? / The Complete Twinight Singles / Numero
Kathleen Cleaver / Change It / Black Power: Music of a Revolution Disc 1 /
The Voices of East Harlem / Nation Time / Right on Be Free /
Rasheed Ali / Stand Up / 1968 Soul Power! / Digital Rain Factory
Stokely Carmichael / We Want Black Power / Black Power: Music of a Revolution Disc 1 /
Intelligent Hoodlum / Black and Proud / Say It Loud: Celebrate Black History Month + Martin Luther King Jr Day /
Nehruki / Black Lives Matter / Black Lives Matter /
Fela Kuti / 2000 Blacks Got to Be Free / Fela & Roy Ayers /
Mickey & The Soul Generation / Message From a Black Man / Iron Leg / Quannum Projects
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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362: Celebrating the Birthday of Wes Montgomery, 2/27/2018

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

Wm_small_small 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 Doug Auwarter on drums) and vocalists David Basse and Eboni Fondren. Special guests join the fun every week down at the 12th Street Jump.