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Last week Beyonce used the massive television platform of the Super Bowl to promote her new single, “Formation,” which made reference--among other ...

  • Added: Feb 12, 2016
  • Length: 03:21
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On this episode of Art Beat, we visit with a Minnesota artist that combines women’s history and monologues into a one-woman show. Jane Curry is pre...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 36:20
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Timothy Wesley McCorquodale had a rage in him that was uncontrollable. Like a loose cannon he could go off at any minute, unleashing mayhem an any ...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 52:24
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This episode explores the historical origins of Michael Jackson’s moonwalk.

  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 03:48
Caption: Roberta Flack
As we celebrate Black History Month, we feature funk, soul, and jazz designed to inspire and empower from Nina Simone, Roberta Flack, and Gil Scott...

Bought by WJAB, KMXT, and KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Hattie Mae Williams
American dancer and choreographer Hattie Mae Williams talks about how she designed and produced a dance film inside the abandoned Miami Marine Stad...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 07:17
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I was granted an exclusive look inside Rand Paul's presidential campaign in Iowa from January 26th to February 3rd (the day he dropped out of the r...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 21:17
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One man witnessed the 1964 Great Alaskan Earthquake and recorded the incredible things he saw onto a cassette tape shortly thereafter to mail to fa...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
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"Everybody's Heard About the Bird" is a new behind-the-scenes account of how a group of Minnesota bands made it big on the national music scene in ...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2016
  • Length: 19:57
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One man witnessed the 1964 Great Alaskan Earthquake and recorded the incredible things he saw onto a cassette tape shortly thereafter to mail to fa...

  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: 29:01
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Progressing into single years.

Bought by WYAP, WXXI, WOUB, KEOS, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Film crew on location., Credit: Los Angeles Public Library.
30-second promo for "Real to Reel" with 5-second music bed at end for station-specific time/date tag.

  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: :00
Caption: Film crew on location., Credit: Los Angeles Public Library.
30-second promo for "Real to Reel" with 5-second music bed at end for station-specific time/date tag.

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
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Beltrami county celebrate its sesquicentennial this year, a fact not lost on the Beltrami County Historical Society. Dan Karalus, Executive Directo...

  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: 10:23
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Show 1167 Jefferson 105 (2-7-16) This week Thomas Jefferson Hour creator Clay S. Jenkinson presents part four in a series of biographical shows a...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Bee Hive annotator Aaron Cohen joins us to discuss the legacy of a 1970s/early 80s Chicago record label that spotlighted veteran bebop and hardbop ...

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Jackie Robinson
Jazz salutes in song to African-American actors, athletes, and artists.

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 58:57
Caption: Manning Marable
Manning Marable – By Any Means Necessary: Malcolm X

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 57:01
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In this Valentine's Days Special, we'll meet Jo and Harvey. Tune in and hear how they met and married 58 years ago in California.

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 06:11
Caption: Wycliffe Gordon
(Air Dates: February 9 - 15) This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the music of Wycliffe Gordon with the man himself as our special guest. We ...

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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An hour's worth of mid tempo tunes with a rare cut from Dred Rootster, the Japanese Babi Floyd reggae album that features appearances by Keith Rich...

Bought by WLPR, KPIP-LP, WOUB, KSRQ, KRPS and more


  • Added: Feb 06, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:55
  • Purchases: 6
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Abraham lincoln debates Stephen Douglas... and which Valentino is the real Valentine?

  • Added: Feb 05, 2016
  • Length: 02:38:59
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Ham the Man. The ham in question is Alexander Hamilton, one of the least-appreciated of the American Founders, but he's having a resurgence led by...

  • Added: Feb 05, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
Caption: 'Toward Los Angeles, Calif.,' by Dorothea Lange, 1937. , Credit: Library of Congress
More than 100 million Americans will tune in to watch the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers duke it out at Super Bowl 50. And in between the...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, XRAY.fm, WRIR, WMUU-LP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 05, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: 'Toward Los Angeles, Calif.,' by Dorothea Lange, 1937. , Credit: Library of Congress
More than 100 million Americans will tune in to watch the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers duke it out at Super Bowl 50. And in between the...

  • Added: Feb 05, 2016
  • Length: 54:00