PRX - Pieces for Tone: Humorous Atom Feed

Can't find it? Try Advanced Search
View by:

271 results


Piece image
Current Mood: Desperate.  Mortified pays tribute to the kids who grew up in an era right before Myspace and Facebook and pioneered the idea of goin...

  • Added: Apr 15, 2018
  • Length: 27:04
Piece image
The story of one of TV’s early idealists, retold in the context of the Cold War.

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


  • Added: Mar 26, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 24
Piece image
In the 1950s poodles were all the rage – one tabloid even reported that when a girl “makes the big time she traditionally acquires 3 things — minks...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 25:15
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Shooting the first scenes on Long Wharf, near the Boston Aquarium.
Dang Nguyen, an aspiring filmmaker, revisits friends in his old college town of Boston to shoot a personal video project that's been on hold for 4 ...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 06, 2017
  • Length: 16:49
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Everyday Tech Talk, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
Today on Everyday Tech we’re discussing Technology that can help you and your family stay healthy & safe.

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WTJU, and WCBU


  • Added: Nov 30, 2017
  • Length: 04:59
  • Purchases: 3
Piece image
George Carlin’s seminal 1972 album “Class Clown” includes his infamous bit, “Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television,” which still rings true 4...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: May 03, 2017
  • Length: 09:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Pledge Drive
Hilarious Pledge Drive Song Originally Created for WHUP's April 2017 Pledge Drive. However, songwriters can easily modify words to fit your statio...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Mar 31, 2017
  • Length: :48
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: I Demand A Mug!!
Pledge Drive Song Originally Created for WHUP's April 2017 Pledge Drive, But Can Be Easily Modified by Songwriter for No Extra Fee.

  • Added: Mar 31, 2017
  • Length: 01:40
Caption: 1950s advertising. Vintage original magazine advertisement advert for MUM perspiration cream for women, Credit: f8 archive / Alamy Stock Photo
How deodorant became omnipresent in America.

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Mar 15, 2017
  • Length: 15:47
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Two records from 1983 achieved minor novelty fame, and then faded away, only to emerge 20 years later as the originators of a curious genre of pop ...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2017
  • Length: 44:02
Piece image
Waste your adolescence waiting to hear someone say, "You Jump, I Jump"? In honor of Valentines Day, tales of kids whose romantic notions were total...

  • Added: Feb 12, 2017
  • Length: 31:25
Piece image
Julian asks "How do you thank someone who has taken you from crayons to perfume?" As usual, the solution here is music.

  • Added: Jan 20, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
Piece image
Was your best friend is a fictional person? Our Unlikely Celebrity Obsession series continues with the story of a boy who wrote letters to an 80's ...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2017
  • Length: 19:44
Piece image
Conversations with people ranging from the famous to the fame-ish, to the completely anonymous, about fame, with digressions. Guests have include...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2017
  • Length: 25:45
Piece image
Interviews with Actor and Musician Courtney Gains and Comedy writer Jason Klamm.

  • Added: Dec 04, 2016
  • Length: 59:30
Piece image
Julian Fleisher explores The Great American Songbook with one of its proudest immigrants.

  • Added: Nov 18, 2016
  • Length: 59:30
Piece image
You know his show, his name, and his voice. Still there's so much more to learn about this NPR Golden Boy. Listen as Julian gets the scoop on All T...

Bought by KUER


  • Added: Nov 15, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Big screen, little truck..., Credit: Susan Cook
In today's Department of Poetic Justice, we offer a musical tribute to a fictional radio host, Rushton Limbo, who poetically longs for the respite ...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2016
  • Length: 02:53
Caption: Skeptic Check: Science and the Election, Credit: Seth Shostak
It’s a divisive election year, but there is public consensus that science and technology policy issues matter. So why aren’t the candidates discus...

Bought by XRAY.fm, WRST-FM Oshkosh, WMUU-LP, KMRE-LP, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Oct 10, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Pledge Drive
Another Original Song written for WHUP's Pledge Drive

  • Added: Sep 26, 2016
  • Length: 01:19
Caption: The Wine Fellers
Song created for WHUP's Pledge Drive

  • Added: Sep 23, 2016
  • Length: 03:34
Caption: Angie Coiro talks with Jon Carroll, Credit: Carolee Hazard
n 1983, Jon Carroll stepped into the shoes of legendary columnist Charles McCabe at the San Francisco Chronicle. He stepped down in 2015. In those ...

  • Added: Aug 11, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:01
Caption: ...wide river as ever..., Credit: Susan Cook
From the Department of Poetic Justice, here at The River Is Wide , we offer an original composition, titled 'LIMBO'. There is such confusion and f...

  • Added: Apr 02, 2016
  • Length: 03:25
Piece image
From those who "Hung Tough" to those who "Wanted It That Way," fan-girls share stories of their biggest boy band obsessions -- with a very special ...

  • Added: Feb 15, 2016
  • Length: 34:19
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