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Making their first appearance on the BIS record label, Margaret Batjer and the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra cross great distances in both time and...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2019
  • Length: 22:42
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Mark Stryker, author of the new book Jazz From Detroit, joins us again to discuss the city’s jazz legacy.

  • Added: Jul 28, 2019
  • Length: 59:03
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Bloomington native and longtime Detroit Free Press music writer Mark Stryker joins us to talk about his new book Jazz From Detroit and the musician...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:02
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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 KUPR low power FM and KSJE


  • Added: Jun 05, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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A lively special spotlighting Elton John's early work from 8 remarkable albums released in three years from 1970- 1973. Special is timed to synch ...

Bought by KRCB-FM "Radio 91", KUNM, New Hampshire Public Radio, KVMR, Louisville Public Media and more


  • Added: May 10, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
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This two-part program includes an exploration of the Netflix film, "Tricky Dick and the Man in Black" about a 1970 concert at the Nixon White House...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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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 KUPR low power FM and KSJE


  • Added: Apr 18, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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An update on the "Playing For Change" music production project that flies around the globe to record an eclectic collection of musicians playing to...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and KUNM


  • Added: Oct 22, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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An update on the "Playing For Change" music production project that flies around the globe to record an eclectic collection of musicians playing to...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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Rolling Stone writer Anthony DeCurtis and Esquire Magazine's Jeff Slate join Paul Ingles for a thoughtful and heart-felt review of the special qual...

Bought by KSJE


  • Added: Oct 01, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Hour 2 of a two-hour special that chronologically follows The Beatles through 1969 and 1970 as they record their final tracks, struggle with their ...

Bought by KUPR low power FM and KSJE


  • Added: Sep 23, 2018
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Bill Simenson Orchestra, Credit: Bill Simenson
The Bill Simenson Jazz Orchestra’s instrument lineup looks like a typical big band, but that’s where the similarity ends. Bill Simenson leads a gro...

  • Added: Sep 17, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
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Hour 1 of a two-hour special that chronologically follows The Beatles through 1969 and 1970 as they record their final tracks, struggle with their ...

Bought by KUPR low power FM and KSJE


  • Added: Sep 11, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Joyann Parker, Credit: Jared Nanasy
Joy Ann Parker’s vocal stylings have always been kind of bluesy and jazzy. But recently Joyann’s Patsy Kline tribute show, the iconic country singe...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Bill Simenson Orchestra, Credit: Bill Simenson
Tuesday night is reserved for big bands at Jazz Central Studios in Minneapolis. And every month, the Bill Simenson Orchestra is one of the groups t...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Jazz 88 logo, Credit: Tim Nyberg (Octane Creative)
Today there is a wave of interest in Ballroom Dance. Chino Latino gives these social dance specialists the music they need to dance to distinctive ...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
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FATS DOMINO, the pioneering rock 'n' roll legend, passed away Tuesday, October 24 of natural causes at the age of 89. Music historian and document...

Bought by Troy Public Radio, WYSO, KCSM, WCAI / WNAN, KUCB and more


  • Added: Oct 26, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Pavel Jany, Credit: Andrea Canter
Pavel Jany (Yanny) is known as one of the Twin Cities’ leading jazz guitarists. His most recent recorded project is called Acoustic Condition. On t...

  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Pavel Jany, Credit: Andrea Canter
Pavel Jany (Yanny) is known as one of the Twin Cities’ leading jazz guitarists. His most recent recorded project is called Acoustic Condition, and ...

  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Charanga Tropical, Credit: Walter Horishnyk
Charanga Tropical is led by Twin Cities sax and flute player, Doug Little. Doug began studying Cuban music in 2002, and founded Charanga Tropical i...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Charanga Tropical, Credit: Walter Horishnyk
Charanga Tropical is led by Twin Cities sax and flute player, Doug Little. Doug began studying Cuban music in 2002, and founded Charanga Tropical i...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 08:00
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Rolling Stone writer Anthony DeCurtis and Esquire Magazine's Jeff Slate join Paul Ingles for a thoughtful and heart-felt review of the special qual...

Bought by WXXI, Troy Public Radio, KUCB, KMSU, WAMC and more


  • Added: Oct 04, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Sleeping Jesus
On this episode, we bring you Sleeping Jesus and their performance during the Midwest Music Festival 2017. Nick Elsted, the lead vocalist of this W...

  • Added: Jun 14, 2017
  • Length: 32:41
Caption: Kronick Quintet at Golden's Deli, Credit: George Tofoya
The Kronick Quintett plays frequently at the Public Kitchen and Bar, which faces the north side of Mears Park in Saint Paul. The group’s next perf...

  • Added: Mar 09, 2017
  • Length: 05:00
Caption: Twin Cities Latin Jazz Orchestra, Credit: Diego Ramallo
A few years ago, Jeff Senn and Mac Santiago, experienced Minnesota jazz players, noticed a lack of a Latin Jazz Orchestra locally. So they recruite...

  • Added: Feb 16, 2017
  • Length: 05:00