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It's the "He Said, She Said" edition of the show. We've got new Blues from the fellas in the first half. During the second half of the show, the la...

Bought by Radio New Zealand and KPVL


  • Added: Feb 07, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Andrew Hill's Black Fire LP
An hour-long program of classic jazz: It was a year of raised hopes and devastating tragedy, and the world of jazz continued to reflect both the gr...

  • Added: Feb 07, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
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Two Latin Jazz Pianists Offer New Musical Commemorations Of Their Home Countries 

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


  • Added: Feb 05, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 10
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On September 11, 1970, Jimi Hendrix gave an interview to Keith Altham. A week later Hendrix was dead. This was his final interview. It's Hendrix on...

Bought by KBGA 89.9 FM, PRX Remix, and KALW


  • Added: Feb 04, 2014
  • Length: 07:12
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
1954 was a pivotal year for American Music. The lines between Rhythm & Blues and Pop were getting blurred as more and more R&B records crossed over...

Bought by KFOK-LP, WOUB, WLPR, 90.5 WSNC, WRNC-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 02, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: The Patriarch of St. Louis Blues, Henry Townsend. Photo by Wm. Stage, 1989.
Join us for part two of our look at the blues in Saint Louis from the 1920s and '30s, this time focusing on the piano players. We’ll hear from popu...

Bought by KRPS and 90.5 WSNC


  • Added: Feb 01, 2014
  • Length: 01:58:59
  • Purchases: 2
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TARGET WEEK: February 24-28, 2014. Lionel Richie’s upbringing brought him into contact with country, R&B, gospel and classical music, and there is...

  • Added: Jan 31, 2014
  • Length: 10:00
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2014 releases keep pouring in to our studios. From established stars to truly independent artists, it's Blues music you won't hear anywhere else!

Bought by KPVL


  • Added: Jan 31, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
1954 was a pivotal year for American Music. The lines between Rhythm & Blues and Pop were getting blurred as more and more R&B records crossed over...

Bought by KFOK-LP, WOUB, WLPR, WRNC-LP, 90.5 WSNC and more


  • Added: Jan 26, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 7
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Join us for a look at Saint Louis, where the country blues meet the city. Over the years, some critics have claimed it was the place where prewar b...

Bought by KRPS and 90.5 WSNC


  • Added: Jan 25, 2014
  • Length: 01:58:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Sounds Jewish, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
The struggle for civil rights in America and the cultural connections between Jewish Americans and African Americans.

Bought by KPVL


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Robert "Bilbo" Walker and Anthony "Big A" Sherrod, Credit: Mike Lynch
Robert Belfour, and Robert "Bilbo" Walker and Anthony "Big A" Sherrod, in concert in Philadelphia

Bought by WNMU-FM, WCAI / WNAN, KMUN, WHRV, WMHT and more


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Terry "Harmonica" Bean, Credit: Mike Lynch
Jimmy "Duck" Holmes and Terry "Harmonica" Bean in concert in Philadelphia

Bought by WNMU-FM, KMUN, WHRV, WMHT, and Prairie Public


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Cedric Burnside
The Cedric Burnside Project and Big George Brock, in concert at The Philadelphia Folk Festival

Bought by WNMU-FM, WHRV, WMHT, and KMUN


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Super Chikan, Credit: Mike Lynch
The Homemade Jamz Blues Band and Super Chikan in concert in Philadelphia

Bought by WNMU-FM, WHRV, WMHT, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, KMUN and more


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Full-Time Blues Radio gets back to the business of playing brand new arrivals, including big names like Tommy Castro and Billy Branch, this week!

  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
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Debut of 81-year-old bluesman Leo Welch, and the 3 Cohens walk the jazz Tightrope 

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


  • Added: Jan 22, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
Matt The Cat is joined by the greatest of all the West Coast Sax Honkers, Big Jay McNeely. You'll hear Big Jay tell his story in his own words as M...

Bought by KFOK-LP, WOUB, 90.5 WSNC, WRNC-LP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 19, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Harmonica ace Snooky Pryor, in his later years
Join us as we pay tribute to one of the pioneers of postwar Chicago blues harmonica, Snooky Pryor. Making his recording debut in 1948, he cut some ...

Bought by KRPS and 90.5 WSNC


  • Added: Jan 18, 2014
  • Length: 01:58:59
  • Purchases: 2
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featuring Albert Murray, Julian Bond, Mable John and Harry Belafonte

Bought by Prairie Public, Wyoming Public Radio, RadioFreePalmer, KSRQ, KKRN and more


  • Added: Jan 17, 2014
  • Length: 01:58:57
  • Purchases: 7
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acoustic blues in the spirit of the MLK Day holiday from Eric Bibb and Corey Harris; front-line jazz from Ralph Peterson and the Unity Project

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


  • Added: Jan 15, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 11
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James Brown is one of the most recognizance and important figures in modern music during our lifetime. During this program we will explore some of ...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2014
  • Length: 59:09
Caption: Jazz poet Langston Hughes
What do Langston Hughes, the fifties Beat writers, and jazz critics all have in common? They all like to write about jazz. This week, we'll take a ...

Bought by WRGY, Oregon Public Broadcasting, 90.5 WSNC, KPVL, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jan 13, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: James Brown (1960s)
During the 1960s James Brown was known as Soul Brother #1. This was a title that no one else in Soul music, R& or Pop would or could claim. This p...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2014
  • Length: 58:30
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, Matt The Cat looks at Chuck Berry's very first year of recording, featuring everything he recorded between May, 1955 and April, 1956. Yo...

Bought by WRNC-LP, WOUB, and KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 12, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 3