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Silicon Valley once promised to solve many of the world’s problems with a technological revolution. But now, the tech hub is the center of much scr...

Bought by KTOO, WGCU, Troy Public Radio, KUNM, NPR Illinois and more


  • Added: Nov 09, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
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National radio special featuring Steve Miller interview with music from his new compilation "Ultimate Hits"

Bought by Prairie Public, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, KGLT, and KSRQ


  • Added: Aug 31, 2017
  • Length: 58:09
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Helen Gillet performs in WNIJ's Studio A, Credit: Carl Nelson/WNIJ
Helen Gillet is a classically-trained cellist that melds world music influence with New Orleans jazz and funk, while using looping and other effect...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2017
  • Length: 51:59
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Georgia State Poet Laureate Judson Mitcham, whose work will appear in THE BEST AMERICAN POETRTY 2017, is also a gifted fiction writer. In this sho...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Jul 26, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Grandkids is a group from northern Illinois, who met while attending school in Urbana. They released a new album at the end of 2016, 'This Guitars'...

  • Added: Feb 07, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Seasaw is a duo from Madison, WI. They originally met while waiting tables together in Freeport. They released an album in 2016 entitled 'Too Much ...

  • Added: Feb 07, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Oshwa is a solo-project-turned-band-turned-solo-project. Alicia Walter stops by Studio A and talks about her latest album release, and her evolutio...

  • Added: Feb 07, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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La Historia has been around the Rockford scene since 2012. They recently released a full-length album, 'Low Mimetic'. They talk about putting that...

  • Added: Feb 07, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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The Lone Canary, an acoustic duo from Rockford, stops by Studio A to talk about their latest album release, and perform original songs.

  • Added: Feb 07, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Dylan Lloyd brings his soulful, heartfelt music into Studio A, performing on acoustic guitar and piano. He discusses his history working with succe...

  • Added: Feb 07, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Hey!Rabbit is a duo: Paul & Mary Cardona, from Chicago. They spent three years living in Prague, and found inspiration in the limitations that come...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Name the Moon stops by Studio A. They were recently signed to Idol Records out of TX, and release a debut album January 2017. They talk about life ...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Nick Urb, a folk-pop singer-songwriter from Detroit performs songs from his latest release, and talks about inspiration, and his successes.

  • Added: Dec 20, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Aaron Williams of the Aaron Williams Band drops by Studio A. Host Carl Nelson talks about what got Aaron started in music, as well as the differen...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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White Shape, a psychedelic rock band from Rockford brings swirling cascading sounds into Studio A. They perform a set and talk about songwriting a...

  • Added: Nov 18, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Tentacles Everywhere, a group from Rockford, IL brings a banjo, Casio keyboards, an accordion and more into Studio A to perform their unique brand ...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Minneapolis based trio The Pines performs their self-described "transcendental country" in Studio A. Expansive soundscapes and discussion about wh...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Chicago-based Piece of Cake performs songs from their debut album in Studio A. They also talk about recording the album, writing, and their histor...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Galactic Cowboy Orchestra brings their style of "Jazzgrass Art-rock" into Studio A, and talks about the history of the band, while performing songs...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Future Stuff, a talented young regional duo stop in for a session, featuring fantastic songwriting and harmonies. They discuss writing together an...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Backwoods Bunny Fight is a string band that doesn't like to be defined by genre... They bring their instruments into Studio A to perform and talk ...

  • Added: Oct 05, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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MAKS THE FOX, a band from Chicago brings their style of orchestral pop to WNIJ's Studio A. They also discuss their recent album, "From the Deer Fo...

  • Added: Sep 27, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Kendra Swanson, originally from Freeport, IL brings her acoustic guitar and banjo into Studio A to perform her style of original soulful folk. She...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Rockford's own PINK BEAM talks with host Carl Nelson about their pop sensibilities with regards to songwriting, and influences. They also perform s...

  • Added: Sep 09, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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EGi, a "progressive jam-rock" band from the NW suburbs of Chicago has been busy lighting up festival stages this summer. They also recently releas...

  • Added: Sep 02, 2016
  • Length: 59:00