PRX - Pieces for Tone: Engaging

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Caption: Paul Berry and the Ace Tones with Lila Ammons, Credit: Kent Flemmer
Paul Barry, Twin Cities Blues Harp Player Combines blues band influences from Chicago and West Coast in his live shows with the Ace Tones. Check ou...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Lyricist Mort Dixon
Some of the best remember, snappiest tunes of the Jazz Age were superb, but not all. Some are remembered for the twist and turns in their lyrics, n...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 12, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: 1920s piano
As jazz progressed through the 1920s, it became more complex. Composers and musicians were constantly searching for a better way to express their i...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 05, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Charlie Maguire, Credit: Cheryl Walsh Bellville
Woody Guthrie’s book Bound For Glory is now over 75 years old. It’s a book that told it like it was about the great depression. In honor of this Po...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Cole Porter
It seems that, in the 1920s and early ‘30s folks spent more time complimenting each other. So much so that Cole Porter decided he would write a son...

Bought by KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA and KCBX


  • Added: Jun 28, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Victor Wooten is generally regarded as the most accomplished bass guitarist of his generation and is one of the founding member of the multiple Gra...

Bought by KMXT, WMUU-LP, and KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 27, 2018
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Sidney Bechet
The most recognizable voices of early jazz are heard in this show, as well as some of their better known recordings.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jun 06, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Did you know that food (plus laughter) can be our best medicine? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered Dietitian, Melinda Hemmelgarn, for her ...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jun 01, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jack Teagarden
Jack Teagarden and Pee Wee Russell: They each approached their music very differently. At the same time, that’s what made them similar.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: May 29, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A stage coach approaches Deadwood; Leather, love, and laughter from the Center of the Everything with Belle Fourche’s Kerry and Bernadette; Some li...

  • Added: May 06, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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HOUR ONE: "Making Waves (Live)" - What happens when the rest of America wants your water? Join us live from Milwaukee as we celebrate a lake. HOU...

  • Added: May 04, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:58
Caption: Hoagy Carmichael
Hoagy Carmichael is considered the most respected and appreciated composers of early jazz.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: May 03, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A coyote tale that really hits “The Spot” in Deadwood; Then, “We’ll get you my pretties!” with the Hollywood love story of Toto né Terry; finally, ...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Fletcher Henderson & his Orchestra
It isn't enough to be a good jazz musician. An instrumentalist must have a sense of pure teamwork inside a tapestry of improvisation.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Apr 26, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Lovin the historic small towns of America, including the largest town of its size, anywhere!; All’s “Faire” in love, with the Bristol Renaissance i...

  • Added: Apr 22, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Loring "Red" Nichols
Sometimes the band had more names than musicians. They also had more work than the average band in the 1920s. This program is selections of their l...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Apr 12, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Opportunity knocks on a Purple Door in Deadwood; older than the Rocky Mountains in the Black Hills; wisdom and a quickie from Salem, MA - how to re...

  • Added: Apr 08, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Gershwin Songbook
This program is a sampling of the Smithsonian Institution’s best rated songs from 1916 to 1937. From Bessie Smith and Bix Beiderbecke to Bing Crosb...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Apr 05, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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We’re back with another episode here on social enterprise. We have a doctor on this show who has been making a big impact in Detroit. It is Dr. Pau...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2018
  • Length: 27:07
Caption: Jazz Fiddle
By the 1920s, the violin, or fiddle, had been dropped from most of America’s big bands. That didn’t deter musicians. They just kept inventing new a...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Mar 22, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dorothy Fields
In the course of a remarkably long career, with successes from the 1920s into the 1970s, Dorothy Fields wrote some of the most enduring lyrics of t...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Mar 14, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Happiness [is an inside job]...
Purpose-driven and consciously prepared brain food from the beaches of Malibu, California. Join us on this week’s show focusing on pop culture in p...

  • Added: Mar 11, 2018
  • Length: 45:43
Caption: Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn return to the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes banjo masters and Grammy Award winners Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn.

Bought by KDLG, WETS, Red River Radio Network, KJJF, KDLG and more


  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: The Alley
Think of New York City. What immediately comes to mind is Wall Street. In the 1920s it was also known as the hub of the music industry.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Mar 07, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Soundtrack of the Western frontier: Bluegrass or Bootylicious?; ride to North Carolina’s Min-o-Pon diner for lunch and live bait!; Gymnasts who fli...

  • Added: Mar 04, 2018
  • Length: 29:00