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Playwright Jacqueline E. Lawton explores the education of famous artists John Biggers and Samella Lewis.

  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 50:20
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Changing the negative image of the African American male and a tribute to Marion Barry.

  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 54:24
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Neo soul plus the move to chemical-free hair.

  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 55:00
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Pastor Adina Kring was facing death's door, but then...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 52:17
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Focus on elderly healthcare research, prostate cancer treatment and fitness.

  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:13
Caption: Delta Blues Museum
Executive Director of the Delta Blues Museum Shelley Ritter keeps the blues alive and honors its history.

  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 22:42
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Written and Produced by David Freudberg, in association with WGBH. This one-hour Humankind documentary examines how America responded to a massive ...

Bought by WCPN and WYAP


  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Rasheed Ali
We'll hear newly re-released Chicago soul from Bobby Jones, hot-off-the-presses jazz by Menagerie, and we'll talk with Rasheed Ali about his latest...

Bought by Lower Cape Communications and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Famed sou-funk singer, Sweet Pea Atkinson of the 80's hitmakers Was (Not Was) releases his first solo studio effort in 30 years for Blue Note Recor...

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:07
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Chicago Hottentots
Traditional jazz began its road to sophistication in the mid 1920s with artists like Louie Armstrong, Albert Nicholas, Richard M. Jones, Johnny Dod...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jan 18, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Condola Rashad
Starring Tony Award winner Tonya Pinkins and Condola Rashad (“Billions”), CELL tells the riveting story of three African-American women working at ...

Bought by WHRV


  • Added: Jan 18, 2018
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 1
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We visit the National Museum of African American History & Culture, the newest Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela interview...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 59:58
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Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and how his work helps him examine his world as a gay black man. He ta...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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Jason Marsalis builds new songs on the harmonic foundations of old ones

Bought by KUOW, WJSU, WOUB, WMOT, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Radio Curious visits with Orell Massey, Mendocino County's first and only black sheriff, who reflects on race and the impact of Dr. Martin Luther K...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 29:01
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Cornelius Wright and William Hosea welcome John Zody & Reverend Dr. Harold Middlebrooks.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2018
  • Length: 57:13
Caption: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
We honor the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We'll hear excerpts of his sermons, speeches, and interviews, along with funk, soul, jazz...

Bought by KMRE-LP, Lower Cape Communications, KSRQ, KPIP-LP, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jan 15, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The jukebox takes center stages as we travel back 70 years to dig on the hep sounds of 1948. This week, in part 2 of 2, the "Juke In The Back" feat...

Bought by WHRV, KTRT RADIO INC, WOUB, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Jan 14, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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The SOUL of Lennon and McCartney is a mix of Funk and Soul interpretations of the compositions of John Lennon, Paul McCartney. This program include...

  • Added: Jan 13, 2018
  • Length: 01:01:01
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Bring It On co-anchors William Hosea and Jim Sims welcome Indiana State Senator and attorney Greg Taylor (representing District 33) to discuss the ...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2018
  • Length: 59:11
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William Hosea and Liz Mitchell host Tonda Pauley, President of the Indiana Democratic African American Caucus, or IDACC. IDAAC enhances the Democr...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2018
  • Length: 58:51
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William Hosea and Clarence Boone host Dr. David Ragland, head of the Truth Telling Project. There is nothing new about state violence against Afri...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2018
  • Length: 01:01:39
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Before closing the book on 2017, we rewind the tape to hear what the year sounded like with some of the best interview segments packed into one sho...

Bought by KRPS, GCR (Global Community Radio), Spokane Public Radio, WEAA, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jan 12, 2018
  • Length: 58:02
  • Purchases: 6
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
Caption: Sounds Jewish, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
Tune in to “Sounds Jewish” for Jewish music in praise of Martin Luther King Jr. – plus songs that demonstrate the longtime simpatico between Jews a...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1