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Caption: Courtesy of Samuel Leroy, Credit: Francis Vernhet
An engaging selection of French Popular Music songs with English language commentary. You do not need French language skills to enjoy the show.

  • Added: Jun 15, 2016
  • Length: 29:01
Caption: A map of Cape Cod with ribbons representing those lost to substance abuse. At the AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod., Credit: Nate Robertson
Opiate overdose, revival, and recovery, as told by victims, family members, and first-responders.

Bought by WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: May 27, 2016
  • Length: 10:23
  • Purchases: 1
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A Piano stands on a frozen lake in Northern Ontario. Steel wire connects its soundboard to an old camper two hundred feet away. Aeolian tones (.....

  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 14:13
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In the pilot episode of Rest Stop Radio: stories from Donnie who ran drugs, Blake who misses his kids and his ex-wife and Benjamin who had a life-c...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 21:26
Caption: Tyehimba Jess
Tyehimba Jess pays tribute to Sissieretta Jones, the first African-American to perform at Carnegie Hall in 1892.

Bought by KENW, PRX Remix, KHSU, KALW, and WTJU


  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Jeffrey D. Brown and Sushmita Mukherjee, San Francisco, CA 4/4/16, Credit: Andrea Chase
Jeffrey D. Brown and Sushmita Mukherjee talk darkness, light, and walking the razor’s edge,

  • Added: Apr 15, 2016
  • Length: 23:08
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Science doesn't understand lightning very well—or how a strike affects the human body. Survivors sometimes claim to have super-senses, or special p...

Bought by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, XRAY.fm, WRFA-LP, and KHNS


  • Added: Apr 14, 2016
  • Length: 41:33
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Alana Theriault, disability benefits counselor in Berkeley, California and Alice Wong, Making Contact Community Storytelling Fellow, Credit: Alice Wong
Whether you’re a paid home care provider, or rely on personal assistance to meet your daily needs, or a family member caring for a loved one, the n...

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Apr 08, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: WBOI's Folktale of Caring and Comfort, Credit: Julia Meek
"Healing the hurt" is an ancient and universal custom--well preserved in the finest of musical traditions. Hear how it works on our Folktale of Car...

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


  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 59:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Growing up, my family played a lot of music. We also performed... mostly funerals. The driving force behind it all? My dad. So, in order to better ...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2016
  • Length: 28:53
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Germinating in the workshop & in the Grooveyard at my age means Charlie Parker is still the standard: Supersax plays bird. Continuing thru Clark Te...

Bought by KMUD, WKAR, KCMJ Community Radio, WVBI-LP, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 13, 2016
  • Length: 01:59:55
  • Purchases: 6
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Stacy Keach stars in Arthur Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winner.

Bought by WCPN, KKRN, Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR and more


  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 24
Caption: Moment of Zen 2015
A unique retrospective of the past year, including audio of the major events of 2015--the cultural highs and lows, mixed with music of the year and...

Bought by Moab Public Radio, KMSU, WCAI / WNAN, Talking Information Center, North Country Public Radio and more


  • Added: Dec 22, 2015
  • Length: 59:39
  • Purchases: 7
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4700 Eastern Ave: One block. Everybody's story.

Bought by WESM 91.3 FM


  • Added: Dec 22, 2015
  • Length: 48:30
  • Purchases: 1
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4700 Eastern Ave: One block. Everybody's story.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 22, 2015
  • Length: 06:01
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Dec 14, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:00
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We all live with the knowledge of our own mortality, but what about those who know more, how do you chart a course through the world when the end i...

  • Added: Dec 05, 2015
  • Length: 22:34
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This episode of ARRVLS chronicles one woman's journey to find solace and happiness in the wake of tragedy. A story about faith and the legacy of su...

  • Added: Dec 05, 2015
  • Length: 30:04
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This week Juraj Valcuha conducts pieces by Britten, Schumann, and Strauss.

  • Added: Nov 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:00

  • Added: Nov 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:00

  • Added: Nov 11, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:00
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This week James Gaffigan conducts pieces by Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff, and Bernstein.

  • Added: Nov 02, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:00
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This week we feature pieces by Esa-Pekka Salonen, Rachmaninoff, and Mussorgsky.

  • Added: Oct 29, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:00
Caption: Students at Live Art., Credit: Charles McGuigan
Live Art, sponsored by the School of the Performing Arts in the Richmond Community (SPARC), is the only program of its kind in the country. It’s th...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2015
  • Length: 25:38
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The International Frederic Chopin Competition in Warsaw, Poland, one of the great classical music events of the world, has elevated many great pian...

Bought by WILL, Lower Cape Communications, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 26, 2015
  • Length: 02:03:11
  • Purchases: 3