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Lydia Pense & Cold Blood first rocked the Bay Area in 1968, and along with Tower of Power helped forge the funky, soulful sound known in rock histo...

  • Added: Jun 24, 2017
  • Length: 08:15
From: WBAA
Series: What's New
Caption:  New from Shai Wosner, Concertos & Capriccios, Credit: http://www.shumanassociates.net/
Ligeti and Haydn concertos from pianist Shai Wosner, plus music by Yedida, Rachmaninoff, and Ustvolskaya.

Bought by WETS and WGTE Public Media


  • Added: Jan 05, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 2
From: WBAA
Series: What's New
Caption: Composer Christopher Theofanidis, Credit: Pilar Timpane
We'll hear works based on primary colors: Blue, Red, and Yellow; plus feature Rainbow Body, Synethésie, and a Nick Drake song, Pink Moon!

Bought by WETS, WVBI-LP, and WGTE Public Media


  • Added: Jan 03, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Contemporary Ojibwe artist Jim Denomie currently has an exhibit at the Nemeth Art Center in Park Rapids, MN. He has a unique way of holding a lens...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Sep 07, 2016
  • Length: 08:05
  • Purchases: 1
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For years, Michael Page has struggled to work out his troubles through art, creating a catalog of dark and strange music.

Bought by WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Jun 03, 2016
  • Length: 04:55
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Cheryl Pope, Up Against, Credit: Auto Body
Chicago-based artist Cheryl Pope talks about Up Against, a performance in which she boxes down 700 water-filled balloons suspended from the ceiling...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 10:10
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For the fourth year in a row, Hacksaw Jazz broadcast from Boston Street, to the south of the main stage at the 2015 Chandler Jazz Festival, happeni...

Bought by WYAP, WVBI-LP, KPVL, and WOUB


  • Added: Apr 15, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:52
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: The News Dissector
A Tribute to Danny Schechter, one of the very best producers in independent media-as "news dissector" gave me air space and mentoring for Shortcuts...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:07
Caption: Gioia Timpanelli
Story Traveler is the here and now of unscripted storytelling with stories from everywhere in the world—stories for the heart to hear and the mind ...

Bought by KZYX, KZYX, WTJU, KZYX, and KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Mar 19, 2015
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 5
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The story this time is called “Dreams.” It’s a dense 7-page fantasy of the good life in the far wilds of Eastern Siberia. It’s a dream of freedom t...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Mar 27, 2014
  • Length: 41:36
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Jan 02, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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In a war you have your typical players. They're the soldiers, the medics. Politicians and journalists. The translators and engineers too. And then ...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, PRX Remix, KFAI, KUOW, and WAMC


  • Added: Feb 23, 2012
  • Length: 06:55
  • Purchases: 5

  • Added: Mar 10, 2011
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Dec 16, 2010
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Nov 24, 2010
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dancing Wheels
If you think a person who uses a wheelchair can't dance, think again. People with and without disabilities have been dancing together professionall...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 01, 2010
  • Length: 04:45
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Sep 30, 2010
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Jul 28, 2010
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Discussed in this piece are an Arctic map made partially of Arctic muskox fur, a venison-keeper made with materials from deer, and many more pieces...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio and mnartists.org


  • Added: Jul 01, 2010
  • Length: 06:12
  • Purchases: 2

  • Added: May 26, 2010
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A Zulu girl wears her beadwork, Credit: Hlengi We Dube
You're fourteen, and you're in love with a boy in the next village. How do you tell him? Well, you bead it of course. This week's Global Guru uncov...

Bought by HCC Radio The Dragon and PRX Remix


  • Added: May 26, 2010
  • Length: 03:08
  • Purchases: 2

  • Added: May 11, 2010
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: There's too many books!, Credit: Flickr Creative Commons, chrisrobinsonphotography
How does a lifelong passion for books transform itself into an acute fear?

  • Added: Jan 18, 2010
  • Length: 06:30

  • Added: Nov 02, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2

  • Added: Oct 26, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2