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Hosts William Hosea and Roberta Radovich speaks with Mezzo-Soprano and Indiana University's Jacobs School of Music voice professor, Marietta Simpso...

  • Added: Mar 18, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:54
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This week we're meeting a local business owner. Ruby owns Ruby kitchen in Maumee, Ohio, join us to hear how Ruby turned her dream of owning her own...

  • Added: Mar 18, 2019
  • Length: 06:09
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One of the most respected bass guitarists in popular music, Nathan East is also a producer and writer who has collaborated with an all-star caliber...

  • Added: Mar 17, 2019
  • Length: :45
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
There are many great pianists in the history of boogie woogie that helped push its evolution, but it was Little Willie Littlefield who popularized ...

Bought by Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, WOUB, and KMXT


  • Added: Mar 17, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Joy Dolo
As a kid, Joy Dolo was shy. Now she's an actor, a member of the comedy troupe Blackout Improv and a podcaster. KFAI's Dixie Treichel produced this ...

  • Added: Mar 15, 2019
  • Length: 03:17
Caption: Jackie Shane
We'll celebrate Women's History Month with empowering anthems from Aretha Franklin & the Eurythmics, Donna Summer & Chaka Khan, soulful strings & w...

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


  • Added: Mar 15, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 5
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-Pediatrician and poet Irène Mathieu says both science and poetry use language to understand deeper truths about the human condition. -In college, ...

Bought by WRGY, WAMC, KEDT, and KXCV


  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 4
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Poetry and medicine are seemingly different occupations. But pediatrician and poet Irène Mathieu says both science and poetry use language to under...

Bought by WNMU-FM and KXCV


  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 2
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From “Ain’t Misbehavin” to “Honeysuckle Rose,” this week on Afterglow, we’ll focus on songs from two of the most dynamic songwriters from the 1920s...

  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Hosts Clarence Boone with his co-hosts interview Vivian Finnell, an advocate for domestic violence prevention, and then Janet Cheatham Bell and Aud...

  • Added: Mar 11, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, we continue our salute to the great blues shouter, Big Joe Turner with part 2 of 2. The show opens in 1951, with Turner's first recordin...

Bought by KTRT RADIO INC, WOUB, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, and KMXT


  • Added: Mar 10, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 4
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Enjoy an intimate hour of the smoothest new tracks and deepest throwbacks in R&B and Soul

  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 58:54
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HOUR ONE: "Against Cynicism" - Why is the world so cynical? This hour, an irony-free exploration of cynicism. HOUR TWO: "Hip Hop Future" - "Strai...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:59
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- Children who interact in some way with the justice system—even if it’s just living near a justice system facility—have worse health and education...

Bought by WRGY, WCMU, WMUU-LP, WAMC, KXCV and more


  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
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- Children who interact in some way with the justice system—even if it’s just living near a justice system facility—have worse health and education...

Bought by WUGA (part of GPB), WFHB, Harford Community Radio, KKRN, WSGE and more


  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 8
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-Children who interact in some way with the justice system—even if it’s just living near a justice system facility—have worse health and educationa...

Bought by KXCV and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 2
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Charley Crockett hails from the same Texas border town as Freddy Fender and has a unique talent for naturally mixing country with blues.

Bought by WOUB, GCR (Global Community Radio), WCPN, and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 01:56:08
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Carl Anderson
We'll serve A Little Soul Food with Don "Sugarcane" Harris, hear Carl Anderson's impassioned performance as Judas from the movie soundtrack to Jesu...

Bought by KZUM, WLPR, KBBI, KMXT, WOUB and more


  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Moving songs from the late singer-songwriter Dory Previn, and new music from Javon Jackson, Stefon Harris, and Christian McBride.

Bought by WMOT, GCR (Global Community Radio), KKRN, Royalton Community Radio, KMUN and more


  • Added: Mar 06, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Darryl Lester (Larry P.) and wife Cecilia in their Tacoma home., Credit: Lee Romney
African American students across the country are much more likely than any other student group to be placed in special education. This week, we hea...

Bought by WVAS and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Mar 05, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Josephine Baker, circa 1926. Photograph by George Hoyningen-Huene
Today’s program begins with the institutional role of Indiana University's Black Film Center/Archive within a school where the black student popul...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
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Host Clarence Boone speaks with Martires De Leon, the founder of the DREAM Bachata Academy, and Ben de Menil, the director of the DREAM Bachata Aca...

  • Added: Mar 04, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
Caption: Nat King Cole's 1948 album "St. Louis Blues"
In 1958, a 39-year-old Nat King Cole had the most remarkable year, recording seven LPs, dozens of singles, and working on two films. We’ll explore ...

  • Added: Mar 04, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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This time, we profile a handful of rare recordings from Big Joe Williams that became one of the few remaining legacies of post-war St. Louis blues.

  • Added: Mar 04, 2019
  • Length: 03:29
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, the "Juke In The Back" is loaded with nothing but the great recordings of Big Joe Turner, the "Boss Of The Blues." The show also feature...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, WHRV, WOUB, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, and KMXT


  • Added: Mar 03, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 5