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Vincent Chin was a 27-year-old draftsman living near Detroit. On a June night in 1982, he and a group of friends went out to celebrate his wedding,...

Bought by WEZU


  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 02:06
  • Purchases: 1
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Age old discoveries and scientific advances have long dispelled the belief that the earth is flat. Recent technological advances have moved recorde...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 05:24
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Sounds of bluegrass, jazz and that slippery, sometimes rock-infused sonic space between that are absolutely perfect for listening to in the first 1...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 01:56:35
Caption: Any program featuring gut bucket blues would be woefully inadequate without representation from Louisiana Swamp Blues master, Lightnin’ Slim. Illustration by William Stout.
Join us for two hours of our favorite gut bucket blues! We’ll hear low down classics from Lightnin’ Hopkins, Joe Hill Louis, L.C. Green, Elmore Jam...

  • Added: Jul 04, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:59
Caption: Pete Fountain
(Air Dates: July 4 - 10) This week on 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of Dixieland jazz clarinetist, Pete Fountain with special guest, ...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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“The Way You Look Tonight,” “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes,” “All The Things You Are,” and “Ol Man River” are undeniable classics, and all of these songs...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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More from the Summer of Love (and other good times)

Bought by KSRQ, KKRN, KHNS, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR and more


  • Added: Jul 03, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 12
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Country, blues and...hey wait! I thought this was a rock show!

Bought by KSRQ, KKWE Niijii Radio, and WOUB


  • Added: Jul 03, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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his week is the first part of our interview with Mark Cook. Mark served 24 years in prison for his participation in a bank robbery and jail break a...

  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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This show is part II of our Juneteenth Series focusing African-American music and venues in North Tulsa from the 40's through the 60's. We intervi...

  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
Caption: Professor Karla Jay, Ph.D.
LGBTQ youth are often unaware of their own history. In this occasional series, OutCasting connects them with that history. This is part 1 of a tw...

  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
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Lithuania! As we discussed last week, Stewart’s wife, Priscilla Harris, is currently on a Fulbright Scholarship at Vilnius University in Lithuania...

  • Added: Jun 30, 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 WRFA-LP, WVTF, and WEZU


  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 07:25
  • Purchases: 3
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Lithuania! As we discussed last week, Stewart’s wife, Priscilla Harris, is currently on a Fulbright Scholarship at Vilnius University in Lithuania...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 54:21
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Albany Symphony Orchestra musicians Jamecyn Morey and Mitsuko Suzuki at Lock E-2 in Waterford, N.Y. , Credit: Gary David Gold
The Albany Symphony is holding a series of concerts in towns along the Erie Canal, to mark the beginning of construction in July, 1817.

Bought by WCMU, WCPN, North Country Public Radio, and WBFO


  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 03:33
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Mark McDermott
Interview by Ken Winkes: Mark looks at our past to see what it can tell us about our present life in the age of Trump.

  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 28:43
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In this episode, we're featuring the second album from one of country's most unique baritones: Ron Williams, "The Longer You're Gone" (2009). Ron W...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 02:54:00
  • Purchases: 1
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FEATURE YEAR: 1987. 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 30, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Novelist Charles Dickens created many unforgettable characters, but he's also responsible for coining or popularizing lots of words, like "flummox"...

Bought by WSLR, WYAP, WEZU, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
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While the jazz of the thirties was predominantly remembered as coming from orchestras and big bands, seminal soloists continued to record memorable...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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The Sanders and Trump presidential campaigns both capitalized on emotional speeches and rallies. But politics weren’t always this way. Professor Je...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 25:58
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Writer’s Voice spends the hour with James Forman, Jr., talking about his groundbreaking book, Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black Ame...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:28
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A one-hour program focusing on jazz singer and songwriter Peggy Lee. Great for Women's History Month!

Bought by WJSU, South Dakota Public Broadcasting - Radio, WNPR, Spokane Public Radio, and KGLT


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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An hour-long program of classic jazz, presenting the second of a two-part program exploring the life and music of Thelonious Monk, with special gue...

Bought by South Dakota Public Broadcasting - Radio and KGLT


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 2
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An hourlong program of classic jazz, presenting the first of a two-part program exploring the life and music of Thelonious Monk, with special guest...

Bought by South Dakota Public Broadcasting - Radio and KGLT


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2