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Cuba, as well as the Philippines, ad a rich musical tradition prior to the arrival of Spansh conquistadors. This week, we'll hear dances from these...

Bought by KPIP-LP, KMUN, KVNO, WXXI, KWAX and more


  • Added: May 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
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SPECIAL: The final Monday of every month, we present Global Village at the Savannah Music Festival, a monthly concert series showcasing top world m...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WRGY, KMRE-LP, and Royalton Community Radio


  • Added: May 18, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 4
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SPECIAL: Global Village celebrates the birthday of Bob Dylan in a show devoted to world music artists doing Dylan songs and world music-influenced ...

Bought by WNYE, KKRN, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WOUB, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting and more


  • Added: May 18, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 7
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SPECIAL: Global Village devotes the entire show Latin soul boogaloo. We’ll hear classics and rarities from the all-too-brief period of the music's...

Bought by KKRN, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WOUB, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, WRGY and more


  • Added: May 18, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 6
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SPECIAL: Global Village marks the birthday of critically acclaimed guitarist and much-in-demand session player Marc Ribot. We’ll hear music with on...

Bought by Delmarva Public Radio, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WOUB, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, WRGY and more


  • Added: May 18, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 7
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SPECIAL: This time in the Global Village, we once again ‘give the drummer some’ for the May Drum Month feature, in a program devoted to an eclectic...

Bought by Prairie Public, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WOUB, KGOU, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting and more


  • Added: May 18, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 7
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In this special episode, Intelligence Squared U.S. host John Donvan sits down with Arthur Brooks, one of America's leading political thinkers, to d...

Bought by KUNM


  • Added: May 17, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 1
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SPECIAL: Global Village marks National Day of Cameroon with a program devoted to music by artists from that African nation. We’ll hear an update of...

Bought by Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, Delmarva Public Radio, RadioFreePalmer, Radio Phoenix, WOUB and more


  • Added: May 16, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 7
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The Green New Deal is shaking up climate politics in Washington. The resolution’s ambitious clean energy goals are championed by several leading De...

  • Added: May 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
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More jazz eulogies for departed jazz musicians, in honor of Memorial Day weekend.

  • Added: May 16, 2019
  • Length: 59:02
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SPECIAL: Global Village celebrates the birthday of singer, songwriter, and guitarist Taj Mahal. Though best known for his classic blues and roots m...

Bought by Prairie Public, WSLR, Delmarva Public Radio, WHCP-LP, KACU and more


  • Added: May 10, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 17
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SPECIAL: It’s ‘tabla time’ in the Global Village as the show highlights tabla players in a number of different settings. We’ll hear Sameer Gupta; T...

Bought by KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KUPR low power FM, KBUT, WSLR, WHCP-LP and more


  • Added: May 10, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 17
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This week on the show: The war in Yemen has pushed millions to the brink of famine. There's a cholera epidemic looming. Despite a fragile truce in ...

  • Added: May 09, 2019
  • Length: 29:59
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In this presentation at the Kansas City Public Library, Scottish-born writer Margot Livesey talks about her evolution as a reader and writer, and s...

  • Added: May 08, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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SPECIAL: It’s the birthday of Stevie Wonder and Global Village celebrates with a show devoted entirely to his music - from his first album, The Jaz...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, Delmarva Public Radio, RadioFreePalmer, KBUT and more


  • Added: May 06, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 12
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One cannot discuss the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema without talking about composer Silvestre Revueltas. We’ll hear selections from some of his grea...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, KVNO, KWAX, WXXI and more


  • Added: May 06, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
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On this week's show, it's been five years since the deadly Ebola virus swept across West Africa in the worst outbreak to date. We'll hear about one...

  • Added: May 03, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
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Marvel burnout. "Booksmart" hype. Will Smith's genie. Detective Pikachu. And of course the astonishingly worded "Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & S...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), WRST-FM Oshkosh, WMUU-LP, KSRQ, WRIR and more


  • Added: May 03, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Is Engineering Solar Radiation a Crazy Idea?, Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
Solar geoengineering, an ambitious set of experiments that aim to reduce the amount of sun and heat that reaches the planet, has gained momentum in...

Bought by KUNM


  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 1
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PG&E has had a bad few years. A series of record-breaking wildfires culminating with 2018’s devastating Camp Fire propelled the California utility ...

  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
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PG&E has had a bad few years. A series of record-breaking wildfires culminating with 2018’s devastating Camp Fire propelled the California utility ...

Bought by WMUU-LP, KFCF FM, WLPR, KVMR, KUMD and more


  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 6
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The one-hour documentary features excerpts from three interviews that capture the essence of immigrant experiences in the US. Each interviewee talk...

Bought by Nevada Public Radio, KPTZ, Port Townsend, WA, and KWMR


  • Added: Apr 30, 2019
  • Length: 54:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Guitartists Pepe Romero and Turibio Santos are featured in works by Palomo and Granados.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, WXXI, KVNO, KWAX and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
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It’s New Month/New Music time in the Global Village. Each month, Global Village devotes an entire show to the best of recently released and forthco...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, WEMU, KEOS, KHNS, WSLR and more


  • Added: Apr 27, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 21
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This week on the show: Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro has been vocal in not caring much about protecting the world's largest rainforest. M...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 30:00