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Natalie Tan and Portland Youth Philharmonic play Chopin's concerto #2

Bought by Rhythm & News Service, KWAX, and KMXT


  • Added: Aug 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles, Lowest Pair, Charlie Parr, Kate Isles, The Pistol Whippin' Party Penguins, Southwire, The Jayhawks, I Like Y...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2019
  • Length: 02:00:01
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Music by Respighi and Beethoven

Bought by KPOV, Rhythm & News Service, KWAX, and KMXT


  • Added: Apr 23, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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A rural pocket of Northern California is seeing some of the highest rates of suicide in the state. This project explores the mental health crisis i...

  • Added: Sep 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:05:14
Caption: Ahmad Naffory is pictured on a Beirut rooftop. He founded the band Assa'aleek,  but after being denied re-entry to Lebanon,  was granted asylum in the Netherlands. The band endures without him, and he has continued making music in his new home., Credit: Photo courtesy of Mohamad Khayata
Ahmad Naffory fell in love with the guitar in a Syrian grocery store, but he didn't know that his music would cause him to flee his home for anothe...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2017
  • Length: 27:05
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Interview with Jonathan Lethem on his new book "More Alive and Less Lonely" and listener-reader reviews

  • Added: Apr 25, 2017
  • Length: 10:46
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Tin Can Gin, The Pistol Whippin' Party Penguins, Monroe Crossing, Lance Benson, Vicky Emerson, Tina Schileske, The Christopher David Hanson Band, M...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 02:00:18
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FURY THINGS, Bob Mould, The I Don't Cares, Jack Klatt, Kate Isles, Joe Fahey, The Roe Family Singers, Miss Becky Kapell, Keri Noble, Feeding Leroy,...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 02:00:20
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Gospel Machine, Cole Porter and Judy Garland, St. Paul Chamber Orchestra and Minnesota Chorale, On An On, Cloud Cult, The Pines, Lucy Michelle, Gyp...

  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 02:00:17
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The Pines, Martin Devaney, Colleen Myhre, Cloud Cult, Vicky Emerson, Breanne Marie, Ol' Yeller, The Tisdales, Sarah Morris, Paul Metsa, Crankshaft ...

  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 02:00:17
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Hippo Campus, Tiny Deaths, Cloud Cult, Adam Levy, Peter Himmelman, Sarah Morris, Vicky Emerson, Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank, Larry Carpenter and La...

  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 02:00:22
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The Jayhawks, The Pines, Larry Carpenter and Laura Moe, Kate Isles, Tea and Sympathy, Emily Jayne, Jeremy Messersmith, The Cloak Ox, The Belfast Co...

  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 02:00:14
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Disaster Bird, God Johnson, The Big Wu, Silverback Colony, Paul Spring, Chastity Brown, Gospel Machine, The Fatten' Frogs, Wee Willie Walker, Dessa...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2016
  • Length: 04:00:38
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Trampled By Turtles, Acoustic Smoke, The Lowest Pair, Bigtree Bonsai, Reina del Cid, Jillian Rae, Garrett Hedlund, Sarah Streitz, Sara Softich, Pau...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2016
  • Length: 02:00:15
Caption: Tippy, Credit: Karen Oothoudt
Milt Lee talks with Michael Lyons, Ojibwe artist.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Jan 06, 2016
  • Length: 07:43
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Tippy, Credit: Karen Oothoudt
This week Milt Lee talks with Julia Oxenreider from Foiled Rotten Burritos – a food truck in Bemidji with a motto of “We’ll Mess Your Face Up.”

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Dec 16, 2015
  • Length: 07:32
  • Purchases: 1
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Tammy Bobrowsky and listener-readers review the following books: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry, Letters to Isabella, Home, and The Art of Languag...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2015
  • Length: 08:25
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Tammy Bobrowsky reviews books with recent or upcoming movie adaptations, including listener-reader reviews: A Walk in the Woods, Room, The Devil in...

  • Added: Nov 10, 2015
  • Length: 06:49
Caption: The "greatest drummer i n the world," Buddy Rich
Jazz drummers have got to be some of the most unheralded of jazz's many unsung heroes. This week we dissect their art and craft with world-renowned...

Bought by WNMU-FM, KAZU, WCPN, KHNS, WVPE and more


  • Added: Feb 09, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 29
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Live cattle auctions are disappearing in the Northwest. But the Missoula Livestock Exchange continues to sell millions of dollars worth of cows, he...

Bought by KFOK-LPFM


  • Added: Apr 08, 2014
  • Length: 08:36
  • Purchases: 1
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In this montage of story and song, we hear Blues musicians speaking about their lives, the meaning of the Blues, growing up in hard times, and maki...

  • Added: Mar 15, 2013
  • Length: 59:00
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How do musicians come up with the scores for Hollywood blockbuster films? Mark Graham, seasoned music preparation supervisor, reveals the hectic be...

  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 07:02
Caption: Susan Gray and Liam Carroll
Liam Carroll was a stock broker for Morgan Stanley and was working at the South Building of the World Trade Center on Sept. 11th when it was struck...

  • Added: Sep 10, 2011
  • Length: 59:10
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calvino has asked me to walk his dog (past-tense)

  • Added: Apr 21, 2011
  • Length: 01:55
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The Knots are an Orlando-based duo whose original songs meld the retro stylings of 1950s croon-tunes with gut-bucket blues and tasty jazz; pretty c...

  • Added: Nov 27, 2010
  • Length: 07:19