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Wayne Kramer of the legendary proto-punk outfit The MC5 talks about his time in prison on drug charges and gives you the lowdown on The MC5's surpr...

Bought by KWIT and WLPR


  • Added: Sep 08, 2017
  • Length: 57:01
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Tessa Whitaker plays Sara Brown, Credit: Mark Alan Lovewell at The Vineyard Gazette
Guests Include: The Cast of the MVRHS's Presentation of The Musical GUYS and DOLLS and Island and Artist Fisherman Jeffrey Canha!

  • Added: Sep 05, 2017
  • Length: 32:16
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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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Comedian and former Daily Show correspondent Wyatt Cenac talks about why he gets on stage as a stand-up — and why comedy matters. Olivia Jean discu...

Bought by KWIT and WLPR


  • Added: Aug 18, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Actor, Hobbit and former record label impresario Elijah Wood discusses the joy that stems from expanding your musical horizons. Bhi Bhiman talks ab...

Bought by KWIT and WLPR


  • Added: Jul 28, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Emily and Stella of Warpaint talk about the challenge of being a band when you're, as they call themselves "a democracy of dictators." Joan Shelley...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Unknown
  • Length: :00
  • Purchases: 1
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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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Antonya Nelson is the author of eleven books of fiction. She talks about her most recent books: the novel BOUND which covers growing up in Wichita,...

Bought by WMUU-LP and WNJR


  • Added: Jul 19, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Acclaimed Minnesota author Sarah Stonich has written a laugh-out-loud yet touching memoir about building her own cabin in the woods: "Shelter: Off ...

  • Added: Jun 13, 2017
  • Length: 19:36
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Indie wrestling superstar Colt Cabana talks about why you should give pro wrestling a shot. And he's pretty convincing. Clap Your Hands Say Yeah fr...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Comedian and director Bobcat Goldthwait talks about being a real-life Forrest Gump. Sort of. Kurt Vile reveals his ultimate professional goal and d...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jun 02, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Chef Edward Lee talks about why eating is even more important than most folks realize. Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne gets into obsession, stubb...

Bought by KOSU and WLPR


  • Added: Unknown
  • Length: :00
  • Purchases: 2
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Les Savy Fav frontman Tim Harrington explains the importance of casual brilliance in his approach to art. Radiolab creator Jad Abumrad talks about ...

Bought by KBBI and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 21, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Craig Finn discusses his journey as a songwriter from Lifter Puller and The Hold Steady to his solo work. Cameron Esposito talks about her journey ...

Bought by KBBI, KWIT, and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 14, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Grandmaster Flash, the man who essentially invented hip hop as we know it today, talks about his earliest days in the Bronx. Garage rocker King Kha...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Apr 07, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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April is National Poetry Month, and this year, it's also the 40th anniversary of NEW LETTERS ON THE AIR We'll celebrate what T.S. Eliot called THE...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN, KUER, WNJR, WMUU-LP, KQED and more


  • Added: Apr 05, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Death Cab for Cutie bassist Nick Harmer talks about the past and how it relates to the band's present — and how it doesn't. Music supervisor Thomas...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Host Bob Kustra talks with Jonathan Evison about his novel.

Bought by KSFR


  • Added: Mar 11, 2017
  • Length: 30:32
  • Purchases: 1
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Phosphorescent frontman Matthew Houck discusses his need for solitude when writing music and the difference between a musical palace and a musical ...

Bought by KBBI and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Loud, Drunk & Angry Logo
This week on the show we have a special in-studio guest. Former American Dog guitarist Steve Theado stops by to talk about his new band Rat Bastard...

Bought by Bandon Community Radio, KSRQ, and WYAP


  • Added: Feb 16, 2017
  • Length: 02:39:40
  • Purchases: 3
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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