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Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
Ruth Brown was Atlantic Records first big star. She was so successful, racking up 24 R&B hits for the fledging label, that Atlantic was often calle...

Bought by WOUB and KSRQ


  • Added: Aug 02, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
Ruth Brown was Atlantic Records first big star. She was so successful, racking up 24 R&B hits for the fledging label, that Atlantic was often calle...

Bought by WLPR, WHRV, WRNC-LP, 90.5 WSNC, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jul 26, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
Ruth Brown was Atlantic Records first big star. She was so successful, racking up 24 R&B hits for the fledging label, that Atlantic was often calle...

Bought by 90.5 WSNC, WLPR, WHRV, WRNC-LP, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jul 19, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
Ruth Brown was Atlantic Records first big star. She was so successful, racking up 24 R&B hits for the fledging label, that Atlantic was often calle...

Bought by 90.5 WSNC, WLPR, WHRV, WOUB, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Jul 12, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Sylvan Esso
Amelia Meath got her start in an acapella folk band. Now, she brings that raw style to electronica duo Sylvan Esso.

  • Added: Jun 18, 2015
  • Length: 05:13
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The pre-Rock n' Roll era is full of unsung performers who's style directly impacted those who came after. This week's "Juke In The Back" spotlight ...

Bought by WRNC-LP, WLPR, WHRV, 90.5 WSNC, WOUB and more


  • Added: May 31, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, the "Juke In The Back" solutes the Unsung Ladies of R&B! We'll dig deep into a stack of shellac from some women you know, like Varetta D...

Bought by WLPR, WHRV, WOUB, and KSRQ


  • Added: May 11, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Albertina Walker
We'll bring you danceable anthems from Diana Ross and Donna Summer, poet Nikki Giovanni's ode to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, and gospel fro...

Bought by KPIP-LP, KCMJ Community Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: Mar 19, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The "Juke In The Back" highlights the often ignored early career of Big Maybelle, one of the great female blues shouters. Matt The Cat highlights h...

Bought by KPVL, WHRV, WLPR, 90.5 WSNC, WOUB and more


  • Added: Feb 08, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Aarti with a dress by Chrissy Wai-Ching
In Seattle, some in the fashion industry are going green. Aarti Chandorkar finds out how two young designers - Chrissy Wai-Ching and Renee Corrick ...

Bought by KLCC


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 05:41
  • Purchases: 1
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16 year-old Daisy Castro gets to the heart of gypsy jazz. [28:00]

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Feb 19, 2014
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Triple plays from the mega stars: Peggy Lee, Nina Simone, Julie London, Judy Garland, Jo Stafford, Liza Minnelli, Barbra Streisand.

  • Added: Jul 02, 2013
  • Length: 58:17
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You know the stereotype: white guy in a lab coat with crazy hair and an experiment gone awry. But the picture of science is changing. In this episo...

Bought by WFHB and WAMC


  • Added: Feb 18, 2013
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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NEA Heritage Fellow and world-renowned fiddler, Liz Carroll talks about and demonstrates the multiplicity of Irish music. [38:15]

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Mar 15, 2012
  • Length: 38:14
  • Purchases: 1
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Chicks who dig comics, fighting the epic battle against sexism

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, WRVO Public Media, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 16, 2012
  • Length: 06:17
  • Purchases: 3
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Let's celebrate women and Women´s History Month, Beat Latino style!

Bought by KDNA Radio and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Mar 21, 2011
  • Length: 58:46
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Gardeners on the ground, Credit: Beatrice Murch
From the philanthropic women of Washing to DC to a group of international environmentalists in Buenos Aires, A few good women can make a difference...

Bought by KWMR


  • Added: Apr 22, 2010
  • Length: 09:53
  • Purchases: 1
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What do you do when they tell you your child is in a persistive vegetative state, tell you to put her in a nursing home and go on with your life? Y...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2009
  • Length: 04:30
From: WAMU
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Jennifer has curves to die for...but she doesn't want to die for 'em! Find out why her friends don't necessarily feel the same.

Bought by WAMC, Public Radio Exchange (PRX), WNPR, WBEZ, and KCUR


  • Added: Aug 10, 2005
  • Length: 03:32
  • Purchases: 5