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Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The “Juke In The Back” is proud to feature Fats Domino, who passed away on October 24th at the age of 89. He was one of the most influential and po...

Bought by KCSM, 90.5 WSNC, WHRV, KTRT RADIO INC, WOUB and more


  • Added: Nov 05, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Elvin Bishop is a living legend whose great contributions to American music have been solidified by his induction into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fa...

Bought by KRZA, KSRQ, Public Radio East, WTJU, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Nov 03, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Ricky Williams, Jimmy Carter and Ben Moore on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes five-time Grammy Award-winning gospel group The Blind Boys of Alabama.

Bought by KDLG, KCMJ Community Radio, WLPR, WOUB, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Nov 02, 2017
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 9
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The Blue Note All-Stars offer "Our Point Of View," continuing and growing the Blue Note legacy, and a 12-inch 45 rpm white vinyl record from the ba...

Bought by WMOT, GCR (Global Community Radio), WRGY, WMHT, KKRN and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The “Juke In The Back” is proud to feature Fats Domino, who passed away on October 24th at the age of 89. He was one of the most influential and po...

Bought by KCSM, KTRT RADIO INC, Royalton Community Radio, WHRV, 90.5 WSNC and more


  • Added: Oct 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 9
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Rockin’ Johnny Burgin is a renowned bluesman who has established himself as a major player on the scene since arriving in Chicago for college durin...

Bought by WTJU, Public Radio East, GCR (Global Community Radio), KMXT, Spokane Public Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 27, 2017
  • Length: 58:05
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Fats Domino
A thirty minute tribute to one of the founders of rock & roll- Antoine "Fats" Domino, featuring some of his classic recordings, interviews and actu...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2017
  • Length: 28:52
Caption: Fats Domino
The Founding Father of Rock and Roll

Bought by KCSM and KAZU


  • Added: Oct 26, 2017
  • Length: 52:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: LaVern Baker
We'll get kooky and spooky with LaVern Baker and Count Yates, ride the Double Dutch Bus with Frankie Smith, and Splashdown with Breakwater.

Bought by KMRE-LP, WOUB, KZUM, KSRQ, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 26, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
Matt The Cat celebrates Halloween with the scariest, spookiest and most sinister vintage rhythm & blues records ever made! It's the disembodied "so...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, KTRT RADIO INC, KSRQ, WHRV, WOUB and more


  • Added: Oct 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Johnny Rawls released his latest studio effort for Cat Food Records called "Waiting for the Train." Rawls carries on the soul-blues tradition of pe...

Bought by KRZA, WTJU, Public Radio East, GCR (Global Community Radio), WYAP and more


  • Added: Oct 20, 2017
  • Length: 58:05
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Jackie Shane
We'll hear a set of Latin music featuring Lin-Manuel Noriega's fundraising single for Puerto Rican relief, catch a tune from the newly released Jac...

Bought by KZUM, KMRE-LP, KSRQ, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Diggin' Diz: A Portrait Of Dizzy Gillespie

  • Added: Oct 16, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, the "Juke In The Back" presents the final part of a 4 part feature on the early musical career of the great, Ray Charles, which will cov...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, 90.5 WSNC, WHRV, KTRT RADIO INC, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Oct 15, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Pictured: The hands of St. Louis guitarist Bennie Smith. Photo by Bill Greensmith. Inset: A St. Louis classic from Guitar Tommy Moore.
Join us as we journey to St. Louis, and celebrate some of the talented musicians that called the River City their home. We'll hear modern classics ...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:59
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Jimi Primetime Smith is back on the circuit from appearances at blues festivals to an upcoming live recording session. He was groomed to join the f...

Bought by WYAP, WTJU, Public Radio East, GCR (Global Community Radio), Spokane Public Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 58:01
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Butch Tavares
We'll hear new tunes from Butch Tavares & Lecrae, catch a jazzy version of a favorite from the musical "Hair," and explore The Windmills of Your Mi...

Bought by WOUB, KSRQ, Royalton Community Radio, KMXT, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Cyrus Chestnut's "Sweet, Sweet Spirit" and a sizzling Cuban jazz piano duet with Hilario Durán and Chucho Valdes.

Bought by WMOT, GCR (Global Community Radio), WRGY, KKRN, WMHT and more


  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, the "Juke In The Back" presents part 3 of a 4 part feature on the early musical career of the great, Ray Charles, which will cover 1948-...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, 90.5 WSNC, KTRT RADIO INC, WHRV, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Oct 08, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Thirty years after "Purple Rain," African musicians reimagined the 1984 film with local music and flair. Titled “Rain the Color Blue with a Little ...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 05:43
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Alligator recording artist Tommy Castro is a Westcoast blues legend who is one of the most recognizable names in the business. The 2010 BB King Ent...

Bought by Prairie Public, WTJU, Public Radio East, GCR (Global Community Radio), WEAA and more


  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 58:05
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Eddie Harris
We'll open up with a slab of Eddie Harris, dedicate a set to the people of Puerto Rico, and soothe our souls with Sam Cooke.

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, WOUB, KSRQ, Royalton Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Oct 05, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
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Bassist Christian McBride is back with another Big Band album, and songstress Cécile McLorin Salvant's new live double album is scintillating.

Bought by WMOT, GCR (Global Community Radio), WRGY, KKRN, WMHT and more


  • Added: Oct 04, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, the "Juke In The Back" presents part 2 of a four part feature on the early musical career of the great, Ray Charles, which will cover 19...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, 90.5 WSNC, KTRT RADIO INC, WHRV, WOUB and more


  • Added: Oct 02, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7