The Milestone Series

Series produced by Joyride Media

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Celebrating major birthday and anniversary milestones of some of America's great musicians throughout 2013.

January - Janis Joplin's would-be 70th (1/19)
February - Nina Simone would-be 80th (2/21)
March - Sly & The Family Stone (Sly is 70 on 3/15)
April - Willie Nelson is 80 on 4/30 (or 4/29...long story)


3 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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One-hour music intensive radio documentary about Sly & the Family Stone, their music, their turbulent history, and the indelible marks they left be...

Bought by WSGE, KMXT, WFAE, KUT, KFOK-LPFM and more


  • Added: May 15, 2007
  • Length: 59:05
  • Purchases: 37
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American icon Nina Simone in words and music

Bought by WCPN, Red River Radio Network, WSKG, WDNA, KVNF and more


  • Added: Oct 22, 2008
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 42
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Janis Joplin's friends and family talk about her final album,"Pearl."

Bought by WSKG, XRAY.fm, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, WMMT, KAWC and more


  • Added: Apr 05, 2012
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 19