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Caption: Sounds Jewish, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
“Sounds Jewish” unpacks some of the most telling and compelling American Jewish music ever recorded.

  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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In this piece, Connor discusses the history of the infamous Cabaret Law, a dancing ban that was law in New York City for over 90 years.

  • Added: Mar 20, 2018
  • Length: 05:30
Caption: Sounds Jewish, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
Tune in to the next “Sounds Jewish” for an eclectic playlist welcoming the arboreal festival and appreciating our natural world.

Bought by WLPR

  • Added: Jan 26, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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In 1993, a man in Steamboat Springs, Colorado was found dead in his home. He’d been burned with a stun gun, hit with a shovel, and shot several tim...

Bought by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and PRX Remix

  • Added: Jan 09, 2018
  • Length: 20:56
  • Purchases: 2
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A brilliant and neurotic group brings "Theatre of the Absurd" to a whole new level.

Bought by WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR, KUOW and more

  • Added: Jan 02, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 24
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Late Saturday in the French Quarter music. Songs about "Sittin,"" an autoharp player inspired by Jimi Hendrix, a string harp in a blues song and ...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2017
  • Length: 03:50:25
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Long sets of Louisiana music and music about names like "Bud, Shorty and Irma. Bud as in "Uncle Bud" the dirty ditty that is based on Froggy Goes ...

  • Added: Sep 10, 2017
  • Length: 02:52:04
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A dark comedy about the Grenada invasion.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR, KFCF FM, WCPN and more

  • Added: Aug 07, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 20
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In front of an audience at the Kansas City Public Library, the first Chicano U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera shares poetry from his books, i...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN, WMUU-LP, and WNJR

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Looking back at some new voices heard on The Night Café in 2016.

  • Added: Dec 31, 2016
  • Length: 01:01:07
Caption: Penelope DeWitt at Stoney Beach after her recording session, Credit: Jessica Ripka
Think about something you've spent your whole life wanting to do. Now try to think about what's kept you from doing it. What comes to mind? For...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and PRX Remix

  • Added: Nov 19, 2016
  • Length: 10:34
  • Purchases: 2
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Ittai Eres and Unjin Lee discuss past winners of the Ig Nobel prizes, and build up hype for this year's awards!

Bought by KMRE-LP

  • Added: Sep 22, 2016
  • Length: 34:42
  • Purchases: 1
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Good Samaritan finds an unconscious man lying next to her car in a parking lot. Is giving him a ride home the right thing to do?

  • Added: Mar 11, 2016
  • Length: 12:07
Caption: Bob and Ray, Credit: Radio Foundation
Celebrating the lives of Bob Elliott, Maurice White and Dan Hicks with comedy classics and music from Earth, Wind & Fire, Dan Hicks & The Hot Licks...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:31
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Segment 1 Dr. Cassel/physicals Segment 2 and 3: Cat and Julie Parsons/singers Segmnet 4 Johan Boos/Viking Cruise Captain Segment 5: Al Boyce/PedalPub

  • Added: Jan 24, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
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Today's show is about "fear". Tom exposes a few of Doug's fears.

  • Added: Jan 10, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
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There are so many songs by men focused on "how many women they have" that I strung them together in numerical progressions of 2, 4, 7, 13, 16, 32, ...

  • Added: Jan 03, 2016
  • Length: 02:52:29
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Joe Bezek is on the show to talk about some of the songs he has recorded for the Holiday season.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
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I do a card trick on radio. Without cards. Without anything tricky. And it I did have cards, it wouldn't have improved the trick. "Oh yeah, a...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2015
  • Length: 02:53:03
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Ranting and raving like a motivational speaker for musicians... Oh quit being a big baby waa waa and just try listening for ten minutes. Nope, i...

  • Added: Nov 29, 2015
  • Length: 02:44:54
Caption: John Alley stands in his office with his “Free Martha’s Vineyard” poster. October 2015. West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard., Credit: Sally Helm
In 1977, Martha's Vineyard was set to be lumped into a larger Cape Cod legislative district. Selectmen proposed a radical solution.

Bought by WNPR, New Hampshire Public Radio, HowSound, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Nov 27, 2015
  • Length: 08:49
  • Purchases: 4
Today it’s the return of the much loved feature INTO AN INTERVIEW where I’ll be speaking with the EXTREMELY talented Nashville-based singer/songwri...

  • Added: Sep 30, 2015
  • Length: 20:34
Caption: KS RHOADS, Credit: KS RHOADS
Today it’s the return of the much loved feature INTO AN INTERVIEW where I’ll be speaking with the EXTREMELY talented Nashville-based singer/songwri...

  • Added: Sep 27, 2015
  • Length: 31:54
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Music you've never heard by musicians you've never heard of uncludign cover songs by bands that probably really did play garages as opposed to the ...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2015
  • Length: 02:53:58
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Before rock and roll became a formula for celebrity. Before rock and roll became a formula for making money. Before rock and roll itself became a...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2015
  • Length: 02:54:41