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Two new Chick Corea albums, and the Mack Avenue Superband plays some of Corea's best music on their new album.

Bought by WOUB, South Dakota Public Broadcasting - Radio, WXPN, and 90.5 WSNC


  • Added: Nov 25, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Jazz all-star Art Blakey
It's almost taken for granted today that jazz grew out of African music. But when you get down to it, the connections that make up jazz's African h...

Bought by WOUB, 90.5 WSNC, KZYX, WVAS, WEMU and more


  • Added: Nov 24, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week we salute Solomon Burke, the "King of Rock n' Soul and the "Juke In The Back" is loaded with his very first recordings from 1955 to 1960....

Bought by 90.5 WSNC and WOUB


  • Added: Nov 23, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 2
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Miguel Alvarez (L) and Maurice Rowland (R) remember caring for residents at an assisted living home, where they were a janitor and a cook, when it ...

  • Added: Nov 21, 2014
  • Length: 01:35
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Cornel West calls for new fervor and love—the kind once heard in Coltrane or B.B. King—in a rising generation.

  • Added: Nov 21, 2014
  • Length: 11:14
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Kwame Ture, once known as Stokely Carmichael was born in Trinadad, later moving to the United States at the age of eleven. He would become a lead...

  • Added: Nov 21, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:35
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Now in its third iteration, the city-wide international art exhibition known as Prospect New Orleans is beginning to feel at home. This Fresh Talk ...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2014
  • Length: 09:26
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Young talent, live music, and a tribute to one of the all-time great Blues men highlights this edition of our program.

Bought by KPVL, WJSU, and WSGE


  • Added: Nov 19, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Going off to college seems like the American dream for first-generation, low-income students. But not if they drop out with loads of debt a few yea...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2014
  • Length: 03:52
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The African Methodist Episcopal Church, or AME Church, evolved from the Free African Society in Philadelphia in 1787, and played a critical role du...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2014
  • Length: 05:00
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Songs From A Stolen Spring, mashups of American and Middle Eastern songs and singers - and congas! (from "the Master" Candido, and Chano Pozo and M...

Bought by KSUT, KKRN, WMHT, WXPN, KUOW and more


  • Added: Nov 19, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
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William Hosea and guest host Doris Sims welcome Eric Love.

  • Added: Nov 17, 2014
  • Length: 56:31
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William Hosea and Clarence Boone welcome Robin Winston.

  • Added: Nov 17, 2014
  • Length: 58:27
Caption: Another classic from the Bluesville catalog, by Memphis music legend, Furry Lewis.
Join us for another installment of our ongoing series, "The Legends of Bluesville." This time around, we’ll hear from Furry Lewis, Big Joe Williams...

Bought by KRPS and WJSU


  • Added: Nov 16, 2014
  • Length: 01:58:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Leroy Moton in 1965, Credit: Encyclopedia of Alabama
Connecticut man remembers a murder that changed course of the civil rights movement.

  • Added: Nov 13, 2014
  • Length: 04:16
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Phil Brown, Marcus Roberts, and the stories behind their music from their own liner notes.

Bought by KEOS, KSUT, KKRN, WMHT, WJSU and more


  • Added: Nov 12, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 11
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A diverse selection of new Blues tunes, including previously unreleased archived recordings by Bob Dylan and The Band!

Bought by KPVL, WSGE, and WJSU


  • Added: Nov 12, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Musician George Clinton has written his memoirs in a new book ”Brotha Be Like, Yo George, Ain’t That Funkin’ Kinda Hard on You?”. He was recently ...

  • Added: Nov 10, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:28
Caption: An all-time favorite from J.B. Lenoir. Why it never hit the Billboard charts is anyone’s guess.
Join us as we wrap up our tribute to J.O.B. Records. A legendary imprint run by a man named Joe Brown, J.O.B. recorded some of the finest talent th...

Bought by KRPS and WJSU


  • Added: Nov 10, 2014
  • Length: 01:58:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
Many 1960s soul legends had their start in 1950s R&B and this week, the "Juke In The Back" takes a listen to Billy Stewart's early records. We'll a...

Bought by KPVL, WRNC-LP, 90.5 WSNC, KKRN, WLPR and more


  • Added: Nov 09, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 7
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New York Times columnist Charles Blow, one of America's most innovative and respected journalists, has written a redemptive memoir that fits both t...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2014
  • Length: 59:49
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In the 19th century, Richmond, Virginia was central to the American slave trade, earning the city more than 4 million dollars annually. A new exhib...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 07, 2014
  • Length: 02:42
  • Purchases: 1
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Tthe Cutting Edge presents the second part of a series on the Black Arts Movement with the co-editors of a new anthology S.O.S. : Calling On All Bl...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:08
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Recently, at Harlem’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, the AfroLatino Forum kicked off it’s three-day international conference “Afr...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2014
  • Length: 59:58
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"A Mayor's Life: Governing New York's Gorgeous Mosaic" is the autobiography of New York City's 106th mayor, David Dinkins. The book recounts the li...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:24