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Gregg & Gabriela go backstage at the Fillmore to hang with Fantastic Negrito. Then Gregg learns about plans underway for aerial ridesharing, hoppi...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:52
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new music from bassist and composer Ark Ovrutski, with Benito Gonzalez, McClenty Hunter Jr., and Myron Walden

Bought by KHNS, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", KEOS, WOUB, WXPN and more


  • Added: Jun 20, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Facing Race in Montana looks at various racial issues that are often invisible to many residents of one of the whitest states in America.

  • Added: Jun 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:31
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Clarence Boone and William Hosea welcome Liz Mitchell

  • Added: Jun 18, 2018
  • Length: 59:02
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The "Juke In The Back" spotlights two extremely underrated R&B pioneers this week: Titus Turner and saxophonist Buddy Lucas. Matt The Cat tells the...

Bought by WHRV, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, WOUB, KSRQ, and KMXT


  • Added: Jun 17, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Hand-painted photo of Elmore James courtesy of Blues Unlimited magazine.
Join us for part three of our look at slide guitar legend, Elmore James. This time, we’ll focus on the remaining singles from his career — for such...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:59
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Known as the "Chief", the legendary blues icon performed from 1950 to 2018. He cut over 17 albums which earned him a Grammy nomination and a handfu...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, WEAA, RadioFreePalmer, KRPS, KRCB-FM "Radio 91" and more


  • Added: Jun 15, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: RuPaul
This week, we wrap a rainbow flag around the turntables and celebrate Pride! We'll hear anthems from The Village People, RuPaul, and Carl Bean, and...

Bought by WOUB, WLPR, KMRE-LP, Royalton Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Jun 14, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
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NEW LETTERS ON THE AIR continues National Pride Month with Guggenheim fellow, Jericho Brown, who describes the joy he finds in writing poetry and h...

Bought by WNMU-FM and WNJR


  • Added: Jun 13, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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New music: Kenny Barron's "Concentric Circles" and Terence Blanchard & The E-Collective's new album "Live."

Bought by WMOT, WMHT, KKRN, Royalton Community Radio, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Jun 13, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 11
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Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools is an examination of the experiences of black girls across the country whose intricate lives...

Bought by WVAS, KUNM, and WRIR


  • Added: Jun 11, 2018
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Jim Sims and William Hosea welcome Dr. Amrita Myers and Vauhxx Booker

  • Added: Jun 11, 2018
  • Length: 59:48
Caption: Dorohy Cotton
Dr. Dorothy Cotton, one of Martin Luther King's top colleagues in the civil rights movement, passed away at her home in Ithica, New York, Sunday, J...

  • Added: Jun 11, 2018
  • Length: 29:01
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
It's part 2 of our 2 part series on Wynonie "Mr. Blues" Harris, one of the greatest blues shouters of all time. Matt The Cat focuses on Harris' hit...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, WHRV, KTRT RADIO INC, WOUB, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Jun 10, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 6
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Famed sou-funk singer, Sweet Pea Atkinson of the 80's hitmakers Was (Not Was) releases his first solo studio effort in 30 years for Blue Note Recor...

Bought by Goat Radio, Public Radio East, WSLR, RadioFreePalmer, WEAA and more


  • Added: Jun 08, 2018
  • Length: 58:07
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Babatunde Lea
We'll wrap up a soulful Father's Day package filled with Gil Scott-Heron, The Winstons, and Will Smith, plus Babatunde Lea's tribute to Leon Thomas...

Bought by WOUB, WLPR, KSRQ, Royalton Community Radio, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Jun 07, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
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James Forman Jr., a former Washington, D.C., public defender, Yale University professor, and author of the Pulitzer Prize winner and The New York’s...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2018
  • Length: 24:54
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The first episode of A New York Minute In History explores the lives of Henry Johnson and Tommy Hitchcock Jr., World War I heroes with ties to New ...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2018
  • Length: 58:45
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"Cyrille Aimée Live" - - new, energetic in-concert performances from singer Cyrille Aimée

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), WMOT, WRGY, KKRN, WMHT and more


  • Added: Jun 06, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Jason Hill
Host Jack Russell Weinstein visits with Jason D. Hill, distinguished professor of philosophy at De Paul University in Chicago. He is the author of ...

  • Added: Jun 05, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
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Cornelius Wright and Roberta Radovich welcome Debra Marrow, Sarah Hunt & Liz Mitchell

  • Added: Jun 04, 2018
  • Length: 57:39
Caption: Kimberle Crenshaw (foreground) with Eve Ensler
When Donald Trump rode a wave of white anxiety into the White House, it was part of a backlash to the Obama presidency, one that revealed an increa...

  • Added: Jun 04, 2018
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Paul Ortiz
A "Bottom-Up" history of the U.S. from an African-American and Latinx viewpoint.

  • Added: Jun 04, 2018
  • Length: 57:01
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The "Juke In The Back" is overflowin' with records by one of R&B's greatest blues shouters and entertainers: Wynonie "Mr. Blues" Harris. Part 1 of ...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, WOUB, WHRV, KSRQ, KTRT RADIO INC and more


  • Added: Jun 03, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 7
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Westcoast blues great, Johnny Tucker talks about the release of his first studio effort in over a decade called, ‘Seven Day Blues’ on the High John...

Bought by WSLR, WEAA, RadioFreePalmer, Public Radio East, Spokane Public Radio and more


  • Added: Jun 01, 2018
  • Length: 58:05
  • Purchases: 11