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Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
The talented and versatile Ruby Pines performs with a variety of great musicians, including her father Larry Snyder, live at the Ozark Folk Center ...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
A select few of the next generation of Ozark folk musicians perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, int...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Accomplished modern folk performers and songwriters Wil Maring & Robert Bowlin perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, A...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Award winning Missouri Ozark traditionalist Van Colbert performs live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. A performanc...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Minnesota Old Time quartet “The Roe Family Singers” perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews ...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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When it comes to learning new things, what's on your bucket list? A retired book editor decided to try to learn Latin, and ended up learning a lot ...

Bought by KREV-LP, WNJR, WSLR, WETD, KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Jul 29, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Books for sale, books for free, and wisdom passed down through the ages. Libraries aren't just repositories for books -- they're often a great plac...

Bought by KREV-LP, WSLR, WNJR, WETD, KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Jul 20, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Shortly after Meridy Volz moved from Milwaukee to San Francisco, she received a phone call from a friend asking her to take over a small bakery bus...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 19, 2016
  • Length: 21:16
  • Purchases: 1
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If you don't have anything nice to say, say it like Shakespeare: Thou unhandsome smush-mouthed mush-rump! Thou obscene rug-headed hornbeast! The Sh...

Bought by WSLR, WNJR, WETD, WRNC-LP, KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Jul 15, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Modern folk minstrels Cindy Woolf and Mark Bilyeu perform live at the Ozark Folk Center in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews with Cindy an...

  • Added: Jul 14, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
East Tennessee all-girl stringboard “The Poor Valley Girls” perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, Int...

  • Added: Jul 14, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Arkansas True Folk singer/songwriter “Carolyn Carter” and Bluegrass prodigies “The Cobb Brothers” perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park ...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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Right off the bat, it's easy to think of several everyday expressions that derive from America's pastime. Including right off the bat. The Dickson ...

Bought by WNJR, WSLR, WEZU, KREV-LP, WETD and more


  • Added: Jul 08, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Bill Carlson was a 17-year-old photographer and member of the press pool when the Beatles visited Minneapolis in 1965. His photographs documenting...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jul 03, 2016
  • Length: 06:04
  • Purchases: 1
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When Richard Newman accepted at job at the World Health Organization in Guatemala in the late 70s, he never expected to get mixed up in the country...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2016
  • Length: 17:13
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This show is a compilation of a wide variety of guests that have appeared on the Wall of Power Radio Hour since it's inception in April of 2014. Th...

  • Added: Jun 30, 2016
  • Length: 53:30
Caption: A photo of the recently-discovered Royal Albert., Credit: Jim Kennard
On Wednesday, a group of New York-based underwater explorers announced they discovered a mid-nineteenth-century shipwreck that's been hiding in the...

Bought by WSKG, WCMU, WBFO, and WCPN


  • Added: Jun 29, 2016
  • Length: 01:23
  • Purchases: 4
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This week on "A Way with Words": Careful what you criticize! Not long ago, some words that sound perfectly normal today were considered gauche and ...

Bought by KREV-LP, WSLR, WNJR, WETD, KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Jun 23, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
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In deafening workplaces, like sawmills and factories, workers develop their own elaborate sign language to discuss everything from how their weeken...

Bought by KREV-LP, WNJR, WSLR, WEZU, KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Jun 15, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Myles Standish reenactor
There’s a recent trend to question historical icons with complicated histories—Andrew Jackson, Woodrow Wilson, and of course the confederate flag. ...

Bought by WCPN, WNPR, and New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 13, 2016
  • Length: 10:32
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Nationally recognized clawhammer banjo prodigy and Stone County native Lukas Pool with his band “The Moonlight Ramblers” perform live at the Ozark ...

  • Added: Jun 12, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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If you're serious about writing a memoir, what topics should you include, and what can you leave out? And how honest can you really be about the ot...

Bought by WNJR, WRNC-LP, WMUU-LP, WSLR, KAWC and more


  • Added: Jun 10, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Nashville based neo-folk stringband “Locust Honey” performs live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews ...

  • Added: Jun 05, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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This week on "A Way with Words": Sharing a secret language. Did you ever speak in gibberish with a childhood pal, adding extra syllables to words s...

Bought by WSLR, KREV-LP, WRNC-LP, WEZU, KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Jun 02, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Original Ozark Stringband “The Leatherwoods” perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews with “T...

  • Added: May 29, 2016
  • Length: 58:59