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Minneapolis performance artist Patrick Scully has created a one-man show about the life and times of Walt Whitman. It's called "Leaves of Grass--Il...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2017
  • Length: 31:02

  • Added: Jun 26, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Amazing Journey

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 26, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Music from one of the 20th century's most influential guitarists, heard with Benny Goodman and others.

  • Added: Jun 26, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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Recordings that saxophonist John Coltrane made with Duke Ellington, Eric Dolphy, and the rhythm section of McCoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison and Elvin Jo...

  • Added: Jun 26, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The Juke In The Back jumps into summer by spotlighting THE summertime holiday, the 4th of July. We're diggin' the 4th in song, ranging from songs a...

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


  • Added: Jun 25, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 6
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A Fulbright Scholar at Vilnius University. The Fulbright Program was established in 1946 under legislation introduced by then-Senator J. William ...

  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
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In these short daily segments, Stewart Harris talks about various topics and current events and how they pertain to laws already on the books or ho...

Bought by WEZU


  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 07:27
  • Purchases: 1
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A Fulbright Scholar at Vilnius University. The Fulbright Program was established in 1946 under legislation introduced by then-Senator J. William ...

  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 54:27
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Steve Downing shares his thoughts and memories from 1997, the summer of love.

  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 05:54
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In this episode we're featuring an album from the marvellous Connie Smith - released towards the end of her time at RCA: "Just One Time" (1971). Fo...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 02:54:00
  • Purchases: 1
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FEATURE YEAR: 1966. The very best in traditional country, honky tonk, bluegrass and western swing from a feature year in the history of country mus...

Bought by KEOS


  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Pranks, cranks, and chips. As a kid, you may have played that game where you phone someone to say, "Is your refrigerator running? Then you better g...

Bought by KTSW 89.9, WYAP, WEZU, KREV-LP, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
From: WBAA
Series: What's New
Caption: John Clare and George Crumb, Credit: John Clare
We'll hear masterpieces for the holidays by George Crumb, Krzysztof Penderecki, Christopher Rouse, Samuel Barber, and Rick Sowash on this episode o...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
Caption:  Composer Ned Rorem, Credit: Christian Steiner
We'll hear Zabur by Mohammed Fairouz and Cello Concerto by Nico Muhly, recordings with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra on a special Indiana Bic...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
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SEGMENT 1: Although central to our democracy, the American right to vote has evolved only gradually, as freed slaves, women and civil rights activi...

Bought by KFAI


  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption:  Mrs. President the opera, Credit:  Kevin Patterson
We'll hear music with a political slant by Steven Stucky (August 4, 1964), Michael Daugherty (Jackie-O), and Victoria Bond (Mrs. President). A land...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
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It's among the most popular instruments in China. Over most of its 2,500-year-history, the guzheng has been a mainstay in everything from opera to ...

Bought by KUCR 88.3 fm Riverside


  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 09:59
  • Purchases: 1
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It's among the most popular instruments in China. Over most of its 2,500-year-history, the guzheng has been a mainstay in everything from opera to ...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 04:29
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Have you ever heard of a wooden fish, a flowerpot drum or a nipple gong? They are part of a raucous, colorful-and wildly popular-feature in Chinese...

Bought by KUCR 88.3 fm Riverside


  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 10:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Have you ever heard of a wooden fish, a flowerpot drum or a nipple gong? They are part of a raucous, colorful-and wildly popular-feature in Chinese...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 04:30
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HOUR ONE: "Locked Up" - Most of us will never know what really happens behind bars. Prisons are generally off limits to the public and press. This ...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:58
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This week on Afterglow, an episode for Bastille Day. We’re heading across "la mer" and looking at the music of France. We’ll hear some songs writte...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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David Cooper is an archaeologist with the National Park Service. When David was posted at Grand Portage National Monument, he was instrumental in b...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2017
  • Length: 18:44

  • Added: Jun 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 14