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SPECIAL: Global Village pays tribute to Tabu Ley Rochereau - one of the giants of African music and one of the architects of the popular soukous st...

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


  • Added: Nov 09, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 6
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SPECIAL: Global Village devotes to the show to some different kinds of reggae – including pianist Monty Alexander’s new reggae-jazz album of Thelon...

Bought by WESM 91.3 FM, KHNS, KACU, KGOU, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Nov 03, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 21
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Global Village marks the birthday of Joni Mitchell with music from the legendary singer-songwriter and covers of her songs from Monty Alexander’s I...

Bought by WESM 91.3 FM, KBRP Community Radio, WHCP-LP, RadioFreePalmer, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 03, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 13
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SPECIAL: Global Village marks the birthday of Adolphe Sax, the man who invented the saxophone, with a program devoted to saxophone music and musici...

Bought by WHCP-LP, KKRN, Delmarva Public Radio, RadioFreePalmer, WOUB and more


  • Added: Nov 03, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 10
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SPECIAL: In a special edition of the show, Global Village remembers legendary conguero Carlos “Patato” Valdes on his birthday. Born in Cuba and bas...

Bought by Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, RadioFreePalmer, Delmarva Public Radio, KSUT, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 11
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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, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KACU, KMSU, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Oct 26, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 23
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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 Spokane Public Radio, KKRN, WLPR, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Oct 25, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 11
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The perfectly nice lady behind one of TV's most menacing overdubs

Bought by PRX Remix and WRIR


  • Added: Oct 23, 2019
  • Length: 04:09
  • Purchases: 2
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Urban musicians often chose country music because it was lucrative. They wore the country music costumes, played the instrumentation, and made the...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2019
  • Length: 02:52:29
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“The In-Between” A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: A possessed basement. A magic mirror. A shop of spirits. Mysterious lights whe...

Bought by KZYX, 'The Sea', KUT, KICI, KWMR and more


  • Added: Oct 14, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
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SPECIAL: Global Village devotes the show to a wide array of contemporary Latin jazz styles and artists – including recent releases from Colombian h...

Bought by WESM 91.3 FM, Lower Cape Communications, KHNS, KACU, KBUT and more


  • Added: Oct 12, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 24
Caption: Freeform Pioneers, Credit: Richard Avedon
Join us for tributes to Ginger Baker, Marshall Efron, Jimmy Nelson, Diahann Carroll. Jessye Norman, and WBAI with Steve Post, Spiro Agnew, Richard ...

  • Added: Oct 09, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:29
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SPECIAL: In conjunction with the October Turkish Psychedelic Folk Rock feature, Global Village goes all day-glo with a program devoted to psychede...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, KSUT, Prairie Public, WEMU, KRZA and more


  • Added: Oct 05, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 20
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In conjunction with the Global Village September Music of Cuba feature, it’s an Africa-Latin show, highlighting some fascinating connections betwee...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, Spokane Public Radio, KSUT, Delmarva Public Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Sep 20, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: Yip Jump! Music, Credit: Daniel Johnston
Celebrating the great outside artist, songwriter and performer with his music and exclusive interviews.

  • Added: Sep 12, 2019
  • Length: 32:35
Caption: The Big Pond, Credit: © Goethe-institut
It seems like there are more people nowadays with tattoos than there used to be – of the body art is hidden, but most are quite visible. Men and wo...

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Aug 28, 2019
  • Length: 09:56
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Stuff Smith and friends, Credit: family photo
Hezekiah Leroy Gordon “Stuff” Smith was the most important American jazz violinist of the 20th Century. He recorded with Ella Fitzgerald. Oscar Pet...

  • Added: Aug 22, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
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August featured artist John Renbourn’s music has been dubbed ‘folk baroque’ and this time in the Global Village we’ll explore that in some of his m...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, KBUT, KMXT, KSUT, KNVC Carson City Community Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 16, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 15
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In this episode, producer Katie Davis profiles German-American photographer Volkmar Wentzel who was born in Dresden, Germany in 1915 before moving ...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2019
  • Length: 12:31
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Hospital administrator Galen Laserson recounts the time she got an unexpected call in the middle of the night, which prompted her to learn all abou...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2019
  • Length: 30:10
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An Expose on The Essence of Hip Hop and The Culture that's brought the world closer with Paul Miller aka Dj Spooky.

  • Added: May 27, 2019
  • Length: 27:41
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About 30% of residents of the Navajo Nation don't have access to running water, and even for those who do, much of the water is contaminated with u...

Bought by WDBM


  • Added: May 15, 2019
  • Length: 21:55
  • Purchases: 1