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Movies can entertain us, transport us and move us, but can they heal us? That’s the question Adam, Josh and Michael Phillips wrestled with as they ...

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


  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Don Quixote, Credit: Picasso
Classical Quixote explores how Spanish composers Roberto Gerhard, Manuel de Falla, and Gerardo Gombau, were inspired to transform the words of Cerv...

Bought by WQCS, KMUN, WXXI, KVNO, KWAX and more


  • Added: Nov 22, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: The 40th Anniversary of the Band's "The Last Waltz:" All Access
Robbie Robertson shares insights looking back from 40 years on at one of, if not THE best rock and roll concerts and films, The Last Waltz. Interv...

Bought by KVMR, WJFF, WLPR, KSRQ, and Prairie Public


  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 58:24
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Royalty Hightower in Anna Rose Holmer's 'The Fits'
With Thanksgiving approaching, Adam and Josh give a shout out to some of the year's best overlooked movies. Along with the shortlist for the 2016 G...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WRIR, GCR (Global Community Radio), WOUB, KSKQ and more


  • Added: Nov 18, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: El Grupo de los Ocho
Works by composers and siblings Ernesto and Rodolfo Halffter, part of Spain's Generación de '27 (Generation of 1927)

Bought by WQCS, KMUN, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO and more


  • Added: Nov 08, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Jaden and Mahershala Ali in 'Moonlight'
Director Barry Jenkins and playwright Tarell McCraney grew up in the same neighborhood in 1980s-era Miami. "Moonlight," based on an autobiographica...

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


  • Added: Nov 04, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger in 'A Nightmare On Elm Street'
The clown under the bed. The shadow on the other side of the shower curtain. The elevator filled with blood. Scary movies make an impression -- and...

Bought by WRIR, WNJR, GCR (Global Community Radio), KSKQ, WOUB and more


  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: LePriest Valentine, Credit: George Lavender
Meet LePriest Valentine, who kept winding up in the only sanctuary he could find after getting out of jail: Skid Row.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, PRX Remix, and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Oct 25, 2016
  • Length: 07:30
  • Purchases: 3
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A one-hour special radio documentary about the resurgence of Iñupiaq drum and dance traditions in Alaska framed with narration, interviews, and liv...

Bought by KPTZ, Port Townsend, WA


  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Part of our 4-part series on "Fear the New Zeitgeist" from DW Radio. In this report correspondent Samantha Early brings us the story of Faizah Sha...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 07:50
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Documentary director and producer, Steve James
Back in June, IDA and Chicago's Kartemquin Films invited Adam to host a career-spanning conversation with documentary filmmaker Steve James ("Hoop ...

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


  • Added: Oct 14, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 8
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One hour documentary exploring the increasing epidemic of heroin and opioid abuse and addiction in the Midwest.

  • Added: Oct 06, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:04
Caption: Denzel Washington in Spike Lee's biopic 'Malcolm X'
Denzel Washington has been nominated for an Oscar in every decade since the ‘80s. He’s been a consistently bankable star for just about that long, ...

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


  • Added: Sep 30, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Oliver Stone's 'Born on the Fourth of July'
In the 1980s and '90s, Oliver Stone was one of the most vital and high-profile directors working in Hollywood. "Platoon," "JFK," "Natural Born Kill...

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


  • Added: Sep 23, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Teri Garr, Gene Wilder and Marty Feldman in 'Young Frankenstein'
Earlier this year, the BBC polled movie critics worldwide for the best films of the 21st century. The resulting list -- the Top 100 of the new mill...

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


  • Added: Sep 09, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption:  Christopher Nolan's 'Inception'
Citizen Kane, Vertigo, The Godfather. 200 years from now, will anyone even remember these movies? Or are we currently overlooking the classics of t...

Bought by KSRQ, KSFR, KMRE-LP, WRIR, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Aug 26, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Author and Publlisher Gerald Everett Jones, Credit: La Puerta Productions
Millennial-with-attitude and recent journalism graduate Cheyenne Cockrell challenges Gerald with a dozen questions from wannabes who wake up wantin...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2016
  • Length: 54:53
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debut of series "Calypso Facto" a program of calypso music and more

Bought by WYAP


  • Added: Aug 25, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Trio Solisti
Chamber Music from Spain, Argentina, and Mexico from the early and mid 20th century

Bought by KVNO, WXXI, WQCS, KWAX, KMUN and more


  • Added: Aug 23, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Jeff Bridges and Gil Birmingham in 'Hell or High Water'
As the Summer 2016 movie season winds down, some critics are already writing it off as the worst summer ever. Ever the optimists, Adam and Josh loo...

Bought by KMRE-LP, WRIR, WOUB, WMUU-LP, WNJR and more


  • Added: Aug 19, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Anya Taylor in 'The Witch'
The 2016 box office has been dominated by the usual suspects -- animated films from Pixar and Disney, caped crusaders, sequels. But with half the y...

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


  • Added: Jul 15, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Scene from Brian De Palma's 1984 'Body Double'
Director Brian De Palma made his mark in the ‘70s alongside contemporaries like Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola and Steven Spielberg. But 40 ...

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


  • Added: Jun 17, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: 'The Royal Tenenbaums'
Back in 2001, Wes Anderson was known as the director of the modest indie hit "Rushmore." Then came "The Royal Tenenbaums," with its family full of ...

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


  • Added: Jun 10, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Scott Belsky started Behance in 2005. Today, it's a massive digital community of creative people. But it all started with a little notebook.

  • Added: May 27, 2016
  • Length: 06:29
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The music of the Velvet Underground, Iggy and the Stooges, and The New York Dolls and others the others were meeting fierce resistance in the US. W...

Bought by KALH, KFCF FM, KZYX, Moab Public Radio, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 56:32
  • Purchases: 31