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Minneapolis speed-grass band Pert Near Sandstone joins us for an evening on the Big Top Stage!

  • Added: Apr 18, 2014
  • Length: 59:30
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Computer Ed Radio is a weekly series that turns "Geek Speak" in to "Street Speak."

  • Added: Apr 18, 2014
  • Length: 01:52:00
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Roxy and Elsewhere is one of the most beloved albums Frank Zappa released in his long career. Recorded at the legendary Los Angeles club The Roxy, ...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Apr 18, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 1
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This week's reading for National Poetry Month on NEW LETTERS ON THE AIR features the Missouri Poet Laureate, William Trowbridge. While At Rockhurs...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
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We’ll hear brand new music from the Austin, Texas psychedelic rock band The Black Angels. The group’s latest release is Clear Lake Forest, we’ll he...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Apr 18, 2014
  • Length: 01:53:57
  • Purchases: 1
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Horrible music, incredible wait times and an inscrutable labyrinth of phone prompts: We've all experienced the frustrations of being on hold. Even ...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2014
  • Length: 07:20
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"The Star Maiden" and "The Relatives Came"

  • Added: Apr 18, 2014
  • Length: 28:05
Caption: UW students pose for photos at a kickoff event for the 2014 Campus Conservation Nationals, Credit: Energy Priorities
Earth Day 2014 -- The University of Washington is participating in a national competition to conserve energy and water on campus this month. The c...

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: Apr 17, 2014
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Author Po Bronson, Credit: Jennie Baker for Live Wire Radio
Author PO BRONSON, musical trio T SISTERS, music by AYRON JONES AND THE WAY.

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, KSRQ, Rhythm & News Service, 90.5 WESA, and KUNV


  • Added: Apr 17, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Blake Bailey writes biographies about writers. He’s written about John Cheever, Richard Yates, and Charles Jackson, and now he’s working on Philip ...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2014
  • Length: 07:49
Caption: Author Po Bronson, Credit: Jennie Baker for Live Wire Radio
Author PO BRONSON, musical trio T SISTERS, music by AYRON JONES AND THE WAY.

Bought by Northwest Public Radio, KCPW, and KUOW


  • Added: Apr 17, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 3
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XPRESSIONS is a series of short, light-hearted features about the origin of popular phrases & sayings of every sort.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2014
  • Length: 01:43
Caption: The 1910 New Orleans Pelicans baseball team; Shoeless Joe Jackson is #12.
This piece by Eric Millman is about moving to New Orleans from California hoping to join a baseball community, and drowning in the unavoidable Sain...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2014
  • Length: 05:31
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Formed in 1981 Scotland’s Big Country’s biggest moment in the United States came with the 1983 album The Crossing, which featured the song “In A Bi...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Apr 17, 2014
  • Length: 01:53:56
  • Purchases: 1
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Want to subscribe to this podcast? Head over to http://krpoliticaljunkie.com/subscribe/ With the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act -- ...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2014
  • Length: 40:58
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In 1975 Memphis musician Sid Selvidge recorded a 12-track song cycle that became a local and regional classic upon its release that year. Selvidge ...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Apr 16, 2014
  • Length: 01:53:56
  • Purchases: 1
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Devil's Advocate for Civil Debate

  • Added: Apr 16, 2014
  • Length: 04:30
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This is a remembrance of Peter Matthiessen. He invited us to his house in Sagaponack, to hear a story. He gave his characters' accents, fun for him...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Apr 15, 2014
  • Length: 28:33
  • Purchases: 1
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By 18 Memphis musician Alex Chilton had already had a runaway hit with his high school band The Box Tops (“The Letter”) but was growing increasingl...

Bought by WLPR and KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Apr 15, 2014
  • Length: 01:53:55
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Voters in India, Credit: Sandip Roy
Voting in India is the largest organized event in the world! Sandip Roy goes to the polls.

  • Added: Apr 15, 2014
  • Length: 04:30
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In 1995, Emmylou Harris released the daring Wrecking Ball album, which saw her moving away from the acoustic-based music she had built her career u...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio and KMXT


  • Added: Apr 14, 2014
  • Length: 01:53:56
  • Purchases: 2
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The literal translation of Julia Helene Oxenreider is: Youthful, changing soft-haired sunlight riding ox. The Beat is a daily reminder that, in Min...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2014
  • Length: 03:56
Caption: Sarah Vowell signing books after a lecture at Lamar Univ. in Beaumont, Texas
Sarah Vowell talks to reporter Brian Friedman about Louis Armstrong, voiceover work, Andrew Jackson, and other musings.

  • Added: Apr 11, 2014
  • Length: 04:27
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XPRESSIONS is a series of short, light-hearted features about the origin of popular phrases & sayings of every sort.

  • Added: Apr 11, 2014
  • Length: 01:38
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Listen for selections from the new self-titled release by Sisyphus, the new collective featuring rapper Serengeti, hip-hop musician Son Lux, and ac...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Apr 11, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 1