Joyride Media

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What is producing? We're not sure. At the moment, we think it's the attempt to keep audiences and ourselves from getting bored. In 2001, two die-hard fans of radio decided to join together and fill the airwaves with sounds and stories that would keep them tuned in. In the process, we've covered a lot of ground, centered on our first passion: music. But whether it's a program on rock, jazz, country, bluegrass, blues, classical, funk, punk or folk, Joyride Media focuses on the big ideas behind the music. Someone in a conference room once called it "transformative listening." Okay, well... Joyride Media believes in learning about the larger world, hearing stories from those who lived them, and putting music and history into context. Our trick is weaving it into a narrative flow that feels familiar. The treat is hearing music you know in a totally new way.

Series

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Two new one-hour radio specials about Willie Nelson feature the stories behind his music and tales from road. Great to air around his 80th birthday - April 29, 2013

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Series of four short segments - intimate interview with Yusuf / Cat Stevens about his new album, Tell 'Em I'm Gone, as heard on NPR First Listen.


Pieces

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Stars and filmmakers talk about bringing Brigsby Bear to life on screen.

  • Added: Dec 20, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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A capella sensations Pentatonix offer unique versions of their favorite Christmas music.

  • Added: Dec 20, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
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Singer/songwriter Ani DiFranco returns with songs that are Political with a capital P and where "the feminist diatribes are turned up high"

Bought by KALW, KFCF FM, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, WNMU-FM, WFiT Melbourne 89.5 FM and more


  • Added: May 23, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Veteran rocker Ray Davies reflects on his love/hate relationship with America.

Bought by WFiT Melbourne 89.5 FM, KSRQ, KHNS, WUMB, KUFM - Montana Public Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 27, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Look back at the early years of Pink Floyd with an exclusive interview of Pink Floyd drummer, Nick Mason, plus rare tracks from the late '60s and e...

Bought by KFAI, KZYX, KAZU, WFiT Melbourne 89.5 FM, KFAI and more


  • Added: Nov 05, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 24

  • Added: Jun 25, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Biopic? Don Cheadle just exploded that.

Bought by WVAS, WDET Detroit Public Radio, Georgia Public Broadcasting, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, KISU and more


  • Added: Apr 01, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 14
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Tom Hiddleston takes on the role of the enigmatic country legend.

Bought by KHNS, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KRCU and more


  • Added: Mar 21, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 11
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Sir Elton is back with his core band for an album of happy rock and roll songs.

Bought by KISU, KPIK-LP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KPIP-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 29, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Elvis Presley loved the big sound of a symphony orchestra, but never got to perform with one - until now.

Bought by KPIK-LP, KTRL, KPIP-LP, WXXI, WFAE and more


  • Added: Oct 14, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 15