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Caption: The Missourians
After leaving New Orleans in 1917, some brief stops in St. Louis and Kansas City, jazz musicans landed in Chicago. From there, many of them moved o...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 18, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: One of the best voices in country music Gary Morris.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes bona fide country music star Gary Morris plus The Legacy Nashville Sounds...

Bought by KKRN, KRZA, KMSU, KTRL, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Jul 18, 2019
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Nalini Nadkarni
“Queen of the forest canopy” Nalini Nadkarni is riding a new current of innovative scientists uncovering previously unexplored wonders in the fores...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2019
  • Length: 28:31
Caption: Rocketman
Peter Burgis - Pinewood Studios Lead Foley Artist - Band of Brothers, Harry Potter, Captain Phillips, Baby Driver, Bohemian Rhapsody, and Rocketman

  • Added: Jul 14, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: 1920s Saxophonists
The saxophone was invented in the early 1800s, but wasn’t well received until the early 1900s. Then it became a staple in jazz. The most influentia...

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  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Pat and Marie Tillman...and Joe Shenton - an inspiring story of love and devotion begins this episode on love in the military! Discipline can be fu...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2019
  • Length: 41:30
Caption: Girl
Frank van den Eeden - Belgian Based Cinematographer - Someone Else's Happiness, It's All So Quiet, Het Vonnis, Zurich, Full Contact, Home, Waldstil...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Charleston sheet music
Let’s see … Foxtrot, Black Bottom, Shimmy, Charleston, The Baltimore, Lindy Hop (previously, Texas Tommy), Turkey Trot, One-step, Shimmy, and later...

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  • Added: Jul 03, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Woman at War
Olafur Egilsson - Icelandic Screenwriter, Actor, and Playwright - White Night Wedding, Undercurrent, Summerland, The Oath, Trapped, and Woman at War

  • Added: Jul 01, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Jelly Roll Morton
In the latter 1920s, jazz enthusiasts began to hear a very different style introduced into their favorite music. Although the overall sound remaine...

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  • Added: Jun 27, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Fred and Joanne Rogers’ imaginative love story opens this episode of Love in America - Just Imagine! Also, love from the Karma Triyana Dharmachakra...

  • Added: Jun 23, 2019
  • Length: 40:40
Caption: Seder-Masochism
Nina Paley - Cartoonist, Animator, Free Culture Activist - The Stork, Sita Sings the Blues, Mimi & Eunice, The Prophet, This Land Is Mine, Seder-Ma...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Rocketman
Marcus Rowland - Production Designer - Shaun of the Dead, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, Attack the Block, Baby Driver, Rocketman

  • Added: Jun 16, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Shuffle Along 1924
The best way to have your music heard in the 1920s was to present it on stage, on or off Broadway. Selling sheet music goes just so far, and radio ...

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  • Added: Jun 14, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Crazy Rich Asians
Vanja Cernjul - Director of Photography - I'll Take You There, Wristcutters: A Love Story, Mother of Asphalt, Violet and Daisy, Crazy Rich Asians

  • Added: Jun 09, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Cootie Williams
Musical instruments have been used for creative imagery as long as anyone can remember, so it’s not surprising that jazz ushered in a new and color...

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  • Added: Jun 07, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dany Cooper
Dany Cooper - Australian Film Editor - Angel Baby, Candy, Battlestar Galactica, The Sapphires, Cargo, Breath, Measure of a Man, Judy and Punch

  • Added: Jun 02, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Warren "Baby" Dodds
The evolution of jazz traps that accompanied the drums began in about 1880, no one knows for sure …however the first recorded evidence is not heard...

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  • Added: May 30, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ben Is Back
Andy Eklund - Production Designer and Art Director - Experimenter, The Big Sick, Private Life, Ben is Back, High Flying Bird, The Code

  • Added: May 27, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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George and Margaret Westinghouse offer a “powerful” love from American history as we go back for seconds on two favorite stories. Then, we take you...

  • Added: May 26, 2019
  • Length: 39:35
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A weekly radio show featuring the best in contemporary and classic Latin Jazz music hosted by veteran, Tony Vasquez

Bought by WICR, KIOS-FM Omaha Public Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: May 24, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: The Back Room, NYC
Jazz officially moved into the Big Apple in 1917 with the Original Dixieland Jazz Band. But it wasn’t until the music began to blend with Tin Pan A...

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  • Added: May 09, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Trathen Heckman
In neighborhoods across the country, citizens are building community resilience – one shovelful and one backyard at a time. Visionary citizen resto...

  • Added: May 08, 2019
  • Length: 28:31
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A weekly radio show hosted by veteran Tony Vasquez, featuring the best in contemporary and classic Latin Jazz music.

Bought by WICR, KIOS-FM Omaha Public Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: May 03, 2019
  • Length: 59:03
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Omer Simeon
This program features three musicians, Johnny Dodds, Jimmy Noone and Omer Simeon. All three cut their teeth in New Orleans musical circles, and the...

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  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1