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Singer and composer extraordinaire Moira Smiley returns to Musician’s Spotlight on the heels of her most recent album “Unzip The Horizon” as well a...

Bought by WMUU-LP, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: Jun 25, 2019
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Folk legend Si Kahn on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes folk icon Si Kahn to celebrate his legacy with special appearances from T...

Bought by WETS, Radio Bristol, WVRU, Peconic Public Broadcasting, WRGY and more


  • Added: Jun 20, 2019
  • Length: 59:32
  • Purchases: 19
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Cuba, as well as the Philippines, ad a rich musical tradition prior to the arrival of Spansh conquistadors. This week, we'll hear dances from these...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO and more


  • Added: May 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: Cover to In This Light, Credit: rjcowdery.com
Rj Cowdery has solidified her place in the world of performing singer-songwriters, garnering accolades at Mountain Stage NewSong, Kerrville, Falcon...

  • Added: May 11, 2019
  • Length: 57:59
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Kristin Korb jumped ahead of the game in a musical sense, when she took up the advice of one of her college professors to take up singing along wit...

Bought by WMUU-LP, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: May 06, 2019
  • Length: 29:32
  • Purchases: 3
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On this weekly radio program, you'll hear an eclectic mix of fantastic music from around the globe. In celebration of Women’s History Month, toda...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
Caption: Ana Alcaide
Celebrating Global Music by Women - Name Game

  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 01:29:01
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Ashby turned the harp into a swinging and dynamic instrument for jazz.

  • Added: Feb 22, 2019
  • Length: 58:01
Caption: National Fingerstyle Guitar Champion Muriel Anderson
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes master guitarist Muriel Anderson plus Grammy nominated bluegrass group Si...

Bought by WETS, WVRU, Red River Radio Network, Radio Bristol, WRGY and more


  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 18
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We’ll hear some McPartland recordings with a special emphasis on her own compositions, as well as excerpts from a 1975 interview in which she talks...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:04
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Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell was at the peak of her commercial success in the mid-1970s when she began to take her music in a jazz-oriented dire...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:03
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As the 1990s brought the 20th century to a close, women musicians continued to increase their visibility in the jazz world and to erode the notion ...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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A decade that saw female artists making further inroads into the male-dominated world of jazz.

  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Alicia de Larrocha
This week on The Spanish Hour we remember Alicia de Larrocha through her renowned recordings, and through performances and testimonials from a memo...

Bought by 'The Sea', GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, WXXI, KVNO and more


  • Added: Feb 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 20
Caption: Rachael Kilgour, Credit: Darin Kamnetz
In her lyrics, singer-songwriter Rachael Kilgour doesn't shy away from female pronouns: "Blessed her lips/And the turn of her wrists/Try and tempt ...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Feb 07, 2019
  • Length: 03:21
  • Purchases: 1
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Night Lights' decade-by-decade story of women in jazz continues with Maria Schneider, Abbey Lincoln, Shirley Horn, Cassandra Wilson and more.

  • Added: Feb 04, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Dawn Avery, Credit: Deborah Martin
Dawn Avery - Cellist, Composer, Vocalist, Educator - Mohawk and Sufi - Our Fire, Crane/Ajijaak, and Beloved

  • Added: Feb 02, 2019
  • Length: 26:30
Caption: The extraordinary music and story of Gaelynn Lea.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes classically trained violinist and songwriter Gaelynn Lea plus trombonist...

Bought by Red River Radio Network, WETS, WSLR, WRGY, Peconic Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Jan 10, 2019
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 15
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Looking back on the midterm elections, we ask the tough questions about white women voters and race, then get introduced to the hi-pinky salute acr...

Bought by KDNK


  • Added: Dec 13, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: From Mexico Tlen Huicani on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes fiery multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Vanessa Collier plus the traditi...

Bought by Red River Radio Network, KJJF, WETS, WRGY, WSLR and more


  • Added: Dec 13, 2018
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 20
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Singer songwriter Amy Ray has always been toward the “rockier” side of the folk-rock description that usually follows her work as one half of the G...

  • Added: Nov 08, 2018
  • Length: :45
Caption: Bebe Rexha, Credit: Getty Images for MTV
What happens when a successful musician wants to push some of that success out of the way, in order to follow their real musical dreams? You'll hea...

  • Added: Nov 01, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Roxanna Panufnik's Celestial Bird is featured, Credit: Signum Classics
We’ll feature new releases with Polish Masters on this What’s New.

Bought by WETS, KVNO, GCR (Global Community Radio), Delmarva Public Radio, and WGTE Public Media


  • Added: Oct 31, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: John Clare & Cristina Spinei, Credit: Jodi Taylor
We’ll focus on the rising young composer Cristina Spinei on this episode of What’s New. She’s based in Nashville, has a new EP out, and just had a ...

Bought by WETS, GCR (Global Community Radio), Delmarva Public Radio, and WGTE Public Media


  • Added: Oct 09, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: The power of Michelle Malone on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes the hard-working raw sound of an 11-piece band from Richmond, Virginia ca...

Bought by KCSC, Lower Cape Communications, WVRU, WETS, KVSC and more


  • Added: Sep 13, 2018
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 18