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Caption: The Yoruba Singers
When the whistle blows, it's time for soul! We'll launch ourselves into the go-gosphere with The Soul Searchers, hear new sounds from Guyana courte...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Nov 18, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The "Juke In The Back" continues our sporadic series Rhythm & Booze with a tribute to bartenders, juke joints and barrel houses as well as a salute...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Nov 18, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Nanticoke Heritage Day in Millsboro, November, 2014, Credit: KARL MALGIERO/DELAWARE PUBLIC MEDIA
1855, in Millsboro, Delaware, a man named Levin Sockum was doing very well for himself. He was a Nanticoke business owner. His name was clearly Na...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2018
  • Length: 06:12
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The Secret Spot is your home for R&B, Soul and Slow Jams

  • Added: Nov 16, 2018
  • Length: 58:44
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Robin Barnes was born and raised in the Lower 9th Ward, shuttling between her parents’ and grandparents’ houses and singing the songs they liked to...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2018
  • Length: 52:00
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Cyrus Chestnut's musical journey on "Kaleidoscope" and the song "See Line Woman" from a 1939 field recording to 2018's "Life" album by Vivian Sessoms

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, KMUN, WOUB, WRGY, KRCB-FM "Radio 91" and more


  • Added: Nov 14, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Virginia Penitentiary, Richmond, VA
This week’s story is called The Crime of Punishment. It chronicles the brutality of the Virginia State Penitentiary in Richmond, Virginia that had ...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2018
  • Length: 27:41
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Hosts William Hosea Liz Mitchell, and Clarence Boone speak with T.C. Costley and Robert Winston have a discussion and black veterans and the outcom...

  • Added: Nov 12, 2018
  • Length: 59:04
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Sunshine enthusiast Kriste Peoples is a speaker, writer and producer in Denver Colorado.

Bought by KBUT


  • Added: Nov 12, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Novelist Tayari Jones talks with fellow writer Aaron Stander about her latest book, "An American Marriage."

Bought by WDET Detroit Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 11, 2018
  • Length: 54:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The Clovers were the most successful rhythm & blues vocal group from 1951 to 1955, racking up 16 top 10 R&B singles during that time-frame. This we...

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


  • Added: Nov 11, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 6
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Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist, poet, and essayist Alice Walker talks with Detroit Free Press columnist Rochelle Riley.

Bought by WDET Detroit Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 09, 2018
  • Length: 54:31
  • Purchases: 1
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The Secret Spot is your home for Smooth R&B, Vintage Soul, and Slow Jams

  • Added: Nov 09, 2018
  • Length: 58:21
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The works on today's program were written by women who have overcome both gender and racial bias. Some may be familiar names, others will be new t...

  • Added: Nov 09, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
Caption: Billy Paul
We'll hear from musical brother acts Isley and Chambers, check out a new track from Cassandra Wilson featuring the Paperclip Scientists, and we'll ...

Bought by KZUM, Lower Cape Communications, WOUB, WLPR, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 08, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Counted: An Oakland Story is a yearlong look at the people lost to Oakland’s violence. During 2017, a team of Snap Judgment producers, together wit...

  • Added: Nov 08, 2018
  • Length: 53:57
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Our "blues ambassadors" to Europe: Muddy Waters in Germany, Howlin' Wolf in Poland, plus Miles and Trane in Europe in 1960

Bought by KKRN, WRGY, Royalton Community Radio, KMUN, WOUB and more


  • Added: Nov 07, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Hosts William Hosea and Amrita Myers speak with Robin Winston, an accomplished business leader and skilled political strategist who has devoted his...

  • Added: Nov 05, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:02
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The Clovers were the most successful rhythm & blues vocal group from 1951 to 1955, racking up 16 top 10 R&B singles during that time-frame. This we...

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


  • Added: Nov 04, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 6
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Mud Morganfield is the eldest son of the legendary Muddy Waters. Mud celebrates the release of his fourth studio effort, ‘They Call Me Mud’ on Seve...

Bought by WEAA, KAWC, KDLG, RadioFreePalmer, Spokane Public Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 02, 2018
  • Length: 58:04
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: The Temptations
The Temptations will kick us off with a set to pump you up as you head to the polls, we'll hear a beautiful take on Pharoah Sanders' The Creator Ha...

Bought by KZUM, WOUB, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 01, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Dr. Safiya Noble
What we think of as “the great equalizer”-- the internet--and the algorithms behind it, created by humans, is serving up content that is sexist and...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, KWIT, WNIN, KSJD, KUT and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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For this Hip Deep edition, Afropop digs into the close-knit scene, talking to dancers, producers, MCs, and managers from over 30 years of bounce, a...

  • Added: Nov 01, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
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We take a field trip to a former high school in small town Virginia where students as young as 12 years old helped start the movement for integrati...

Bought by KXCV, WNMU-FM, and Troy Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 01, 2018
  • Length: :29
  • Purchases: 3
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-We talk with one of six people suing the Trump administration for rescinding DACA, a program that allows people who came to the U.S. as undocument...

Bought by WFHB, WLPR, WVAS, WUGA (part of GPB), KMUN and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 9