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Caption: Bob Thompson, Credit: Josh Saul
Jazz pianist Bob Thompson, and the Bob Thompson unit have been featuring holiday classics at Christmas time for more than 20 years. Join Bob, his b...

Bought by KUCB and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 30, 2016
  • Length: 57:14
  • Purchases: 2
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Here's a bunch of songs about thanks and turkeys and giving and stuff[ing].

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin travels to Kringle Town for a hard-boiled holiday whodunit, Ken Harmon's The Fat Man.

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Kristy Turner, author of "But I Could Never Go Vegan" is back with a new cookbook, "But My Family Would Never Eat Vegan," and she has ideas for you...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: El Amor Brujo, Candela, Credit: Carlos Saura
The Spanish Hour presents music haunting and macabre for Halloween and el día de los muertos.

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


  • Added: Oct 25, 2016
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 9
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Durga Puja and Diwali bookend our festival season in Kolkata. But there’s an ancillary festival that’s almost as important. It needs as much plann...

  • Added: Oct 25, 2016
  • Length: 06:00
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In honor of Halloween, mortifying tales about the kind of fears kids actually have.

  • Added: Oct 23, 2016
  • Length: 26:34
Caption: Leroy Anderson
The WFMT Radio Network invites you to celebrate the holidays with the music of Leroy Anderson! This Christmas special features recorded performance...

Bought by WMNR, KSJE, KREV-LP, WVIA, New England Classical and more


  • Added: Oct 18, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin makes some difficult choices in Choose Your Own Misery: The Holidays by Mike MacDonald and Jilly Gagnon.

Bought by KKRN, WMUU-LP, and WLPR


  • Added: Oct 11, 2016
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: WBOI's Folktale of Fatherhood, Credit: Julia Meek
This week's edition of Folktales declares 'hats off'' to all the Paters, Pops and Patriarchs we know, with a world of good music!

Bought by WLPR, KPIP-LP, WFIU, WNMU-FM, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Unknown
  • Length: 59:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: The medical podcast for your cortex and your funny bone, Credit: Foolyboo Inc
It's the HOLIDAYS! What could possibly go wrong? This week we bring you a Holiday Special about some of the festive season's worst case scenarios. ...

  • Added: Jun 03, 2016
  • Length: 32:02
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In this Valentine's Days Special, we'll meet Jo and Harvey. Tune in and hear how they met and married 58 years ago in California.

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 06:11
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On the latest Reel Discovery, Kristin travels to the coast for the latest Nicholas Sparks romance, The Choice.

Bought by KKRN


  • Added: Feb 05, 2016
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The Mummers Day Parade is as quintessentially South Philadelphia as Ben Franklin or Willy Penn, a Philly cheese steak or Italian water ice. It’s u...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2015
  • Length: 08:47
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For The Rough Draft Diaries' Holiday Special, Haley covers a tradition that has recently returned to the Toledo area.

  • Added: Dec 21, 2015
  • Length: 06:05
Caption: The Godfather of Soul
It's a very soulful Christmas! We'll hear holiday favorites from Louis Armstrong and James Brown, plus new soulful songs of the season from Sharon ...

Bought by KMRE-LP, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, KZUM, Louisville Public Media, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Dec 17, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:07
  • Purchases: 9
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This week it's a tour of the top tunes of the year, as reflected in the UK's number 1 spot at Christmas.

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Dec 17, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Erin Byrnes is a 13 year- old middle school student who won a car in a raffle event, then gave it back. Now, she is working to collect toys to dona...

  • Added: Dec 16, 2015
  • Length: 03:29
Caption: Montoo at the oven, Credit: Sandip Roy
It’s hardly Santaland but as Christmas approaches Montoo’s bakery, in a dingy lane in central Kolkata, is one of the city's hottest addresses.

  • Added: Dec 16, 2015
  • Length: 06:00
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin cooks up some holiday heart and humor with Bella's Christmas Bake Off by Sue Watson.

Bought by KKRN


  • Added: Dec 15, 2015
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: WBOI's Folktale of Father Christmas, Credit: Julia Meek
Ho Ho Ho! “Perhaps the best Yuletide decoration is being wreathed in smiles”--and this edition of Folktales, it’s everyone’s favorite ‘jolly old el...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), WLPR, WFIU, and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 14, 2015
  • Length: 59:59
  • Purchases: 4
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In this FREE one-hour program, Sound Opinions hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot are joined by avid music collector Andy Cirzan for the annual Holida...

Bought by KRPS, RadioFreePalmer, WLPR, KAWC, WHQR and more


  • Added: Dec 10, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 22
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A Nativity story on Suitcase Alley.

  • Added: Dec 01, 2015
  • Length: 24:01
Caption: Folktale of Toyland, Credit: Julia Meek
This edition of Folktales, it's 'game on' as it tracks treasured toys, play songs and play time traditions around the musical globe!

Bought by WFIU and KRZA


  • Added: Unknown
  • Length: 59:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Carol Miller (L) and Marge Klindera (R)
Marjorie Klindera and Carol Miller have spent the past 30 Thanksgivings answering phone calls about turkey troubles from panicked home cooks.

Bought by WHYY and KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio 91.3fm


  • Added: Nov 30, 2015
  • Length: 02:03
  • Purchases: 2