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Jason Marsalis builds new songs on the harmonic foundations of old ones

Bought by KMRE-LP, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", KEOS, and WXPN


  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4

  • Added: Jan 15, 2018
  • Length: 57:43
  • Purchases: 10
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February PoP 2018 Highlights • Lyme Disease is on the Rise • Road Salt is Pickling Our Waters • Nanoparticles + Nutrients = Algae Blooms • Swarm...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2018
  • Length: 40:00
Caption: Best Movie Moments of 2017
Despite staying in-studio this time, Adam and Josh continue the tradition of making the first show of the new year a celebratory, post-Top 10 "Wrap...

Bought by KMRE-LP, GCR (Global Community Radio), KCPW, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jan 12, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Our distinctive logo comes from a rare poster for the 1977 Beale Street Music Festival. Collection of the producer.
Join us as we take a look back at some of our favorite moments from 2017. In a year filled with highlights, great blues, and a bunch of good music,...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:59
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Rose discovers 8 new interesting asteroids in a single night using the Catalina Sky Survey's Schmidt telescope on Mt. Bigelow, Arizona.

Bought by KKRN, WTIP, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Greg's comet comes into our neighborhood once per human lifetime and spends most of it's time in the lonely space high above or far below the rest ...

Bought by KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Is Turkey now on a charm offensive with the European Union? British Prime Minister Theresa May tries to shake up her government…but has it worked? ...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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Drummer/composer/band leader Guillermo Nojechowicz celebrates his grandmother's bold journey with her small son from Warsaw to Buenos Aires in 1933...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), WRGY, WMHT, KKRN, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Jan 10, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 13
Caption:  Epic of Gilgamesh, tablet 11, story of the Flood. , Credit: Courtesy of The British Museum.
In Storied States, we examine the shift in how humans lived, moving from hunter-gatherers to sedentary farmers. And contrary to official narrative ...

  • Added: Jan 09, 2018
  • Length: 58:03
Caption: Richard Miller, Psychedelic Medicine
A conversation with Dr. Richard Miller about the politics behind the suppression of psychedelic medicines. Plus a news segment about Net Neutrality.

Bought by WETS and KVSC


  • Added: Jan 07, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Harrison Ford in 'Blade Runner' (1982)
Attack ships on fire, glittering c-beams, an alien in a bike's basket passing over a full moon. We've seen some things, too, Roy Batty. The Chicago...

Bought by KSRQ, WRIR, KMRE-LP, GCR (Global Community Radio), WOUB and more


  • Added: Jan 05, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Long Winter nights with good seeing, from start to finish, are those on which the asteroid hunter makes new discoveries while being treated to view...

Bought by KKRN, WTIP, KSFR, KUPR low power FM, WLPR and more


  • Added: Jan 04, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Music from the great blues singer and songwriter (from the 1920s through the 1960s) Ida Cox, and contemporary covers of her songs by Cécile McLorin...

Bought by KMUN, GCR (Global Community Radio), WRGY, KKRN, WMHT and more


  • Added: Jan 03, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: The Preface of the Venus Table of the Dresden Codex - an ancient Mayan book containing astronomical data.
From Alexander the Great's "pillow book" (The Iliad) to the Mayan Popul Vuh; from Gilgamesh to Harry Potter by way of Goethe and the notion of “wor...

  • Added: Jan 03, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
Caption: Top 10 Films of 2017 (Part 2)
With their 'outlier' picks behind them, Adam and Josh -- joined by guests Tasha Robinson (The Verge) and Michael Phillips (Chicago Tribune) -- get ...

Bought by WRIR, KSRQ, WMUU-LP, KMRE-LP, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Dec 29, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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The son of a clergyman, he became an atheist in college, then settled for a life as a “cheerful agnostic.” And yet, he probably wrote more Christma...

  • Added: Dec 28, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: The agender flag
Gender is much more complex than male and female. OutCasting youth participant Jamie talks with friend Tori about non-binary gender and Tori's exp...

  • Added: Dec 27, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
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December is filled to bursting with carols and other vocal works—and as a result a great deal of instrumental and orchestral music is often overloo...

  • Added: Dec 27, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: The man at the controls, Sam Phillips; Inset: some early releases produced by Phillips.
Join us as we begin a new series, exploring the blues recordings made by Sam Phillips at his legendary Memphis studio. In part one, we’ll take a lo...

  • Added: Dec 27, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:59
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How can policymakers be persuaded to abandon the most widespread public policy goal on Earth? In our last episode, Brian Czech explained that econo...

  • Added: Dec 26, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
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Vintage Base Ball This Week will return this spring with more discussion of the 19th century game of baseball.

  • Added: Dec 25, 2017
  • Length: 02:19

  • Added: Dec 24, 2017
  • Length: 57:42
  • Purchases: 14