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This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, A Haunting We Will Go.

Bought by KMRE-LP, WICR, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, and Interlochen Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 25, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Durga Puja and Diwali bookend our festival season in Kolkata. But there’s an ancillary festival that’s almost as important. It needs as much plann...

  • Added: Oct 25, 2016
  • Length: 06:00
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Witch-hunts are curious phenomena, and thoroughly reactionary in nature. They generally begin with an inexplicable event of one kind or other—cows ...

  • Added: Oct 25, 2016
  • Length: 26:55
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Have you carved your pumpkin yet? Did you know that before settling in the US, the Irish and Scottish carved turnips?. Weird, and bit scary. There...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
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In honor of Halloween, mortifying tales about the kind of fears kids actually have.

  • Added: Oct 23, 2016
  • Length: 26:34
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In the early '90s Keene, New Hampshire created a pumpkin festival to bring the community together, but after 24 years the quaint festival tore the ...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2016
  • Length: 22:42
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Lots of funny and scary stuff has been on the radio and in the movies.

Bought by WEZU, KALH, KPIK-LP, and KRPS


  • Added: Oct 20, 2016
  • Length: 01:55:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Join Jonathan Miller, artistic director of Chicago a cappella and a longtime champion of Jewish choral music, for an inspiring and informative show...

Bought by WNMU-FM, KCME, KCSC, WEKU, WMUK and more


  • Added: Oct 19, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 36
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Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, has inspired much music in Latin American culture. Though closely associated with American Halloween festiv...

  • Added: Oct 18, 2016
  • Length: 58:29
Caption: Leroy Anderson
The WFMT Radio Network invites you to celebrate the holidays with the music of Leroy Anderson! This Christmas special features recorded performance...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KUAF Public Radio, Kansas Public Radio, WCMU, WSKG and more


  • Added: Oct 18, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 38
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An entertaining, informative, and personal radio special with Dan Pashman, host of The Sporkful podcast. Featuring Mo Rocca, Amy Sedaris, Sam Sifto...

Bought by KHSU, WLPR, KSRQ, Troy Public Radio, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Oct 14, 2016
  • Length: 51:28
  • Purchases: 13
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The “Weekly Arts Calendar” is a weekly listing of events and activities that highlight the arts, music and culture of the region and within Minnesota.

  • Added: Oct 13, 2016
  • Length: 01:54
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World-renowned naturalist Joe Hutto, subject of the Emmy winning BBC documentary "My Life As a Turkey", discusses how he became a wild turkey mothe...

Bought by KKRN, WLPR, KSRQ, Wyoming Public Radio, KHSU and more


  • Added: Oct 11, 2016
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 22
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All about turkeys: how a naturalist became a wild turkey mother, a pilot gives a play by play of the moves of the wild turkey in flight. And more...

Bought by KHSU, KWMR, and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Oct 11, 2016
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin makes some difficult choices in Choose Your Own Misery: The Holidays by Mike MacDonald and Jilly Gagnon.

Bought by KKRN, WMUU-LP, and WLPR


  • Added: Oct 11, 2016
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Amit Peled + the Casals cello.
Time machine? Try this cello: The stories swirling around Pablo Casals's instrument — now almost 300 years old — are full of time-warp coincidence,...

Bought by Moab Public Radio, WFSU, KENW, and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Oct 09, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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I don’t know how many shoes this old radio program sells. But it can never feel the same as hearing those voices, most of them long dead, bring a c...

  • Added: Oct 04, 2016
  • Length: 05:59
Caption: Celebrate World Audio Drama Day, which honors modern audio drama, old time radio and Orson Welles' "War of the Worlds" broadcast., Credit: Audio Drama Day, October 30th
World Audio Drama Day Public Service Announcements

  • Added: Sep 25, 2016
  • Length: :59
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Andy Freedman was a camp counselor in Northern New Mexico when he came across a strange presence. He's still not sure if what he stumbled upon was ...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2016
  • Length: 06:07
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Standing at the heart of Fond Du Lac Wisconsin is the Retlaw Plaza Hotel. It was constructed in the 1920s by hotel and insurance magnate Walter Sch...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Sep 09, 2016
  • Length: 03:24
  • Purchases: 1
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Completed in 1887, Science Hall stands like a gothic red brick fortress, guarding the University of Wisconsin / Madison campus. Over the years, it'...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Sep 09, 2016
  • Length: 03:43
  • Purchases: 1
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In America, if Memorial Day signals the unofficial beginning of summer, then Labor Day signals its unofficial end. The two holidays are like booken...

Bought by WUAL


  • Added: Sep 05, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela quiz people on the street about their jobs and about the meaning of Labor Day. Topical tunes and fan requests from Pete ...

  • Added: Aug 31, 2016
  • Length: 01:59:54
Caption: Alan Jesperson, Credit: Craig Evans
To many, the Laughing Waters Bluegrass Festival at Minnehaha Falls in Minneapolis serves as the exclamation point at the end of a Twin Cities summe...

  • Added: Aug 17, 2016
  • Length: 05:00
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The NM-based Red Nation led the successful action to abolish Columbus Day in Albuquerque. Lead organizers, Melanie Yazzie and Nick Estes, join GJ F...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2016
  • Length: 15:19