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Musician Dan Deacon talks appropriation, merch and more.

  • Added: Sep 29, 2016
  • Length: 20:09
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As other revenue streams have weakened, merch has become integral to many musicians’ incomes.

  • Added: Sep 27, 2016
  • Length: 50:00
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Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack explores the very thing that makes St. Cloud the “Granite City” as he heads out at the Stearns Count...

  • Added: Sep 21, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
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The Rough Draft Diaries is feeling the blues this week as we hang out with Aayan Naim, leader singer of the blues band, The Good, The Bad, and The ...

  • Added: Sep 06, 2016
  • Length: 06:04
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Reconnect with people ... onstage and in the audience! In a time when many Americans have become inordinately discouraged and increasingly disconne...

  • Added: Aug 17, 2016
  • Length: 08:06
Caption: Lester Blackiston
Pirates and their deeds become legend. Blackbeard, Lester’s personal favorite, did this thing with canon fuses, or so the legend goes. Just as h...

  • Added: Aug 11, 2016
  • Length: 26:15
Caption: Virginia sits on the floor to interview Tom Perrotta at Harvard Book Store., Credit: Sara Plourde
Tom Perrotta is the author behind, among others, Little Children, The Abstinence Teacher, and The Leftovers, now a hit HBO drama which he co-writes...

  • Added: Aug 08, 2016
  • Length: 12:45
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Satirist Christopher Buckley, author of "Thank You For Smoking", "The White House Mess", and "The Relic Master", takes us into his writing process.

  • Added: Aug 08, 2016
  • Length: 08:33
Caption: Virginia Prescott chats with Alexander McCall Smith backstage at The Music Hall in Portsmouth, Credit: Sara Plourde
The prolific author of The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency series talks about his writing process.

  • Added: Aug 08, 2016
  • Length: 09:57
Caption: James Lescene
Elizabeth is a short play about a son moving back in with his mother after his divorce. Written by David Cale, it features James Lecesne (The Best ...

  • Added: Aug 04, 2016
  • Length: 14:20
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In today’s installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack finds the city of St. Cloud inund...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Jul 21, 2016
  • Length: 30:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Hans Walters and his wife, Martha Hiatt
Hans Walters talks to his wife, Martha Hiatt, about going from heavy metal frontman to shark researcher and supervisor at the New York Aquarium.

  • Added: Jul 11, 2016
  • Length: 02:43
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Vibraphonist Gary Burton is famous for his trailblazing four-mallet technique and his decades-long collaboration with Chick Corea.

Bought by Harford Community Radio and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Jul 06, 2016
  • Length: 03:57
  • Purchases: 2
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Bill Carlson was a 17-year-old photographer and member of the press pool when the Beatles visited Minneapolis in 1965. His photographs documenting...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jul 03, 2016
  • Length: 06:04
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Frances McDormand as Police Chief Marge Gunderson., Credit: Gramercy Pictures
The 1996 movie "Fargo" stirred widespread curiosity about snowy winters, funny accents and bloody mayhem on the frozen tundra of North Dakota and M...

Bought by KMSU, KUT, MPR News Stations, PRX Remix, KVSC and more


  • Added: Jun 27, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Lisa Emery
In A BETROTHAL by Pulitzer Prize winner Lanford Wilson, two middle-aged iris breeders bicker - and bond - at a flower breeders' competition. Perfor...

  • Added: Jun 23, 2016
  • Length: 36:09
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Phil was given a bad drawing that he doesn't want to display, but just can't get rid of.

  • Added: Jun 07, 2016
  • Length: 06:56
Caption: Tim O'Brien and Ron Block return to the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes master roots musicians Tim O'Brien and Ron Block.

Bought by WETS, KMBH, WOUB, WLPR, KCMJ Community Radio and more


  • Added: Jun 03, 2016
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 7
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"Recalculating" is Charles Bernstein's first new book of poetry since his daughter, Emma Bee Bernstein, died in December of 2008, and is in large m...

  • Added: May 31, 2016
  • Length: 57:19
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Erik Didriksen takes hit songs from artists like Taylor Swift and Coldplay and rewrites them as Elizabethan-style sonnets.

  • Added: May 13, 2016
  • Length: 23:29
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The Art and Entertainment News That You Want To Know!!! Featuring Actress Adria Tennor, Singer Carrington MacDuffie, and Sex from Scratch, in our ...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 58:01
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There have been multiple episodes of the Rough Draft Dairies featuring local artists but this artist, Dee Brown, is a little different than anythin...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 06:00
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Today, the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota once again visits the world of local music in St. Cloud as Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Ca...

  • Added: Apr 01, 2016
  • Length: 30:21
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In this episode of "Street Economy," radio producers Kelley Crawford and Sarah Holtz go to the streets in search of poetry -- literal poetry, not a...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2016
  • Length: 06:21
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Hollow Earth Radio was founded in the bedrooms of Amber Kai Morgan and her husband Garrett Kelly almost ten years ago. They've since moved the oper...

  • Added: Mar 09, 2016
  • Length: 09:20