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Reel Discovery (Series)

Produced by Kristin Dreyer Kramer

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Reel Discovery: Ripped

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

Ripped_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 travels through time with a couple of teenage stoners in Ripped.

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UpFront Soul with Sanguine Fromage (Series)

Produced by WERU

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UpFront Soul #2017.24 - June 12-18, 2017

From WERU | Part of the UpFront Soul with Sanguine Fromage series | 01:58:00

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We'll kick off with Syrian soul from Bassel & the Supernaturals, plus new music from Ahmad Jamal, and a new rerelease from Jimmy Preacher Ellis.

UpFront Soul #2017.24 Playlist
Hour 1
 Joan Armatrading "Back to the Night" from "Back to the Night" on A&M
 Bassel & The Supernaturals "Lost" from "Elements"
 Plas Johnson "Buck Dance" from "Praise Poems vol 5" on Tramp
 Jimmy Preacher Ellis "Kiddio" from "Natural Resources II"
 The Suffers "Make Some Room" from "Make Some Room EP"
 Ahmad Jamal "Sometimes I Feel" from "Marseille" on Jazz Village
 Emma Donovan "Blackfella Whitefella" from "Blackfella Whitefella"
 Prolific the Rapper feat. A Tribe Called Red "Black Snakes" from "Black Snakes"
 Butcher Brown "Stroke" from "GrownFolk"
 Betty Griffin "Free Spirit" from "Greg Belson's Divine Disco" on Deano Sounds
 Breakwater "No Limit" from "Breakwater" on Get On Down
 Bobbye Hall "Voyeur" from "Body Language for Lovers" on 20th Century Records
 Africando "Medoune Khoule" from "Trovador"
 Frankie Smith "Double Dutch Bus" from "Double Dutch Bus" on Synergy Records
Hour 2
 Sam Cooke "Little Things You Do" from "The Man Who Invented Soul" on RCA
 Ernie K Doe "So Good" from "Here Come the Girls"
 The Joy Harmonizers "He's a Mighty Rock" from "Screaming Gospel Holy Rollers Vol 2"
 Marvin Gaye "Pride and Joy" from "Recorded Live on Stage" on Motown
 King Curtis "The Lone Prairie" from "Soul Twist / The Lone Prairie (Digital 45)"
 Hightower Brothers "Finally Made It In" from "Screaming Gospel Holy Rollers Vol.1"
 Saun & Starr "Hot Shot" from "Saun & Starr" on Dap-Tone
 Richard "Groove" Holmes "R.F.K. Flies Home" from "A Bowl of Soul"
 Aretha Franklin "Cry Like a Baby" from "The Queen in Waiting: The Columbia Years 1960-1965 Disc 2" on Sony
 Redbone "We Were All Wounded at Wounded Knee" from "Already Here (Bonus Track Version)"
 Roland Kirk "One Ton" from "Volunteered Slavery"
 Femi Kuti "The World Is Changing" from "No Place For My Dream" on Wrasse Records
 Chocolate Milk "Actions Speak Louder than Words" from "Action Speaks Louder Than Words"
 Main Street "Slipped Disc" from "Get Down On It: Funky Soul Music"
 Mickey & The Soul Generation "Life's A Mystery" from "Iron Leg" on Quannum Projects
 Bob James "Night Crawler" from "Heads" on CBS
 Sam Cooke "Havin' a Party" from "Live at the Harlem Square Club 1963" on 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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327: Celebrating the Birthday of Willie Dixon, 6/27/2017

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

Willie-dixon-120904_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 Mike Warren on drums) and vocalists David Basse and Eboni Fondren. Special guests join the fun every week down at the 12th Street Jump.