Paul Ingles' Music Archive Showcase

Series produced by Paul Ingles

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Music specials producer Paul Ingles presents the best from his years of documentaries, appreciation programs, tributes, interviews, theme shows and fun music mixes. Each week something special.

"Paul Ingles makes uniquely good stuff!"
~ John Barth/PRX

"His obvious love for music and musicians makes listening a pleasure."
~ Brodie Cates/KGLT

"I never hesitate to air his work; Listener response? Gratitude."
~ Viki Merrick/WCAI-WNAN

Over the last nearly 20 years, public radio music historian Paul Ingles has been one of the most prolific producers of documentaries and appreciation programs about the music greats of our times. Scores of public radio stations have broadcast his programs on legends like The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan,Tom Petty, Paul Simon, Joni Mitchell, Bonnie Raitt, James Brown, Prince and many many more.

Pick a one hour slot in your program grid for Paul's new weekly offerings. This will become appointment listening for your audience. An hour to tune in each week for "driveway moment" listening they'll remember at fund-raising time and talk about with friends. Paul will also offer, by request, fund drive specials on occasion.


182 Pieces

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Musician George Harrison is warmly recalled in this montage of music and fan reflections, first issued in 2001 at the time of Harrison's death.

Bought by KUHF, KUPR low power FM, and KSJE


  • Added: Sep 13, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 3
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Musician George Harrison is warmly recalled in this montage of music and fan reflections, first issued in 2001 at the time of Harrison's death. H...

Bought by KUHF, KUPR low power FM, and KSJE


  • Added: Sep 11, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Millions and millions of viewers on You Tube have seen a unique rendition of the song "Stand By Me" on the internet. The song featured contribution...

Bought by KUPR low power FM, KUHF, KUPR low power FM, and KSJE


  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 4
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Aretha Franklin's over 6 decade career is recalled by music documentarian Paul Ingles and a panel of music writers and commentators.

Bought by KUHF, WRVO Public Media, KUHF, KUPR low power FM, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Aug 27, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Woodstock organizers, artists and audience members recall the 1969 music festival that rocked the world in more ways than one. Music and memories f...

Bought by KFSK, North State Public Radio, WRVO Public Media, KUHF, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: Aug 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Woodstock organizers, artists and audience members recall the 1969 music festival that rocked the world in more ways than one. Music and memories f...

Bought by KFSK, WRVO Public Media, North State Public Radio, KUHF, KSJE and more


  • Added: Aug 06, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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In 1969, musician John Lennon and his wife, performance artist Yoko Ono, were among the most high profile peace advocates on the planet. We'll spot...

Bought by KUHF, KUPR low power FM, RadioFreePalmer, and KSJE


  • Added: Jul 30, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 4
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This special hosted by music historian Paul Ingles showcases some of Tom Petty's legendary live performances. Music Intensive. TOM PETTY, leader o...

Bought by KUPR low power FM, RadioFreePalmer, and KSJE


  • Added: Jul 24, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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A MOON MIX - music-intensive tribute to THE MOON… whether to celebrate humankind’s achievement of getting there and walking on it or whether just t...

Bought by KFSK, KUPR low power FM, RadioFreePalmer, and KSJE


  • Added: Jul 17, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Music host Paul Ingles guides listeners through HOUR 2 of a two-hour musical tour of both famous and more obscure King masterworks that span his ne...

Bought by North State Public Radio, KUHF, KUPR low power FM, RadioFreePalmer, and KSJE


  • Added: Jun 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 5
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Music host Paul Ingles guides listeners through HOUR 1 of a two-hour musical tour of both famous and more obscure King masterworks that span his ne...

Bought by WRVO Public Media, North State Public Radio, KUHF, KUPR low power FM, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Jun 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 6
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The Music Archive Showcase edition of this program. Music historian Paul Ingles takes listeners through a heart-felt retrospective of New Orleans ...

Bought by North State Public Radio, KUHF, KUPR low power FM, KMSU, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Jun 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 6
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Hour Two of the lively special spotlighting Elton John's early work from 8 remarkable albums released in three years from 1970- 1973. Special is ti...

Bought by WRVO Public Media, KFSK, North State Public Radio, KUHF, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: Jun 16, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Hour 1 of a lively 2-hour special spotlighting Elton John's early work from 8 remarkable albums released in three years from 1970- 1973. Shows fe...

Bought by WRVO Public Media, KFSK, North State Public Radio, KUHF, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: Jun 11, 2019
  • Length: 58:52
  • Purchases: 7
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The second hour of a two-hour exploration of the seminal work of heralded songwriter Joni Mitchell. Over 50 Mitchell songs are featured in the two-...

Bought by WABE, KFSK, KSJE, North State Public Radio, WRVO Public Media and more


  • Added: Jun 05, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 8
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The first hour of a two-hour exploration of the seminal work of heralded songwriter Joni Mitchell. Over 50 Mitchell songs are featured in the two-...

Bought by WABE, KFSK, KSJE, North State Public Radio, WRVO Public Media and more


  • Added: May 31, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 8
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This time from his Music Archive Showcase, award-winning music documentarian Paul Ingles hosts a mix of tunes from his eclectic personal collection...

Bought by KUPR low power FM and KSJE


  • Added: May 07, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Music host Paul Ingles continues his appreciation of Prince, the legendary musician who died April 21, 2016 at the age of 57. NPR Music's Ann Power...

Bought by WDDE, North State Public Radio, KUHF, KUPR low power FM, and KSJE


  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Paul Ingles hosts this first of two hours of music and reflections by his friends and fans of music legend Prince who died April 21, 2016.

Bought by KSJE, WRVO Public Media, WDDE, North State Public Radio, KUHF and more


  • Added: Apr 23, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Steve Cropper talks with Paul Ingles about his collaborations with Otis Redding and other highlights from his career as...

Bought by WRVO Public Media, KSJE, North State Public Radio, KUPR low power FM, and KSJE


  • Added: Apr 18, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5