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Chris Strachwitz is a man possessed. A “songcatcher,” capturing and recording the traditional, regional, down-home music of the US, his adopted hom...

Bought by WNYO and KWMR


  • Added: Sep 11, 2019
  • Length: 29:23
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Alex Kime
Hear JR's story about his life story almost appearing on This American Life. Produced by Alex Kime.

  • Added: Aug 04, 2018
  • Length: 23:10
Caption: Alex Kime
Indie-Rock band American Football offers a candid conversation about the realities of facing the spotlight. Produced by Alex Kime

  • Added: Apr 01, 2018
  • Length: 22:26
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In today’s Untold Story of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack visits backstage at one of St. Cloud’s newer holiday t...

  • Added: Dec 06, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
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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
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Cellist Tessa Seymour discusses her soon-to-be-released debut CD and performing for the Dalai Lama among other things.

  • Added: Apr 27, 2015
  • Length: 42:14
Caption: The members of Catfish Courtesy, circa 2002.
Mindless Chanting is a documentary tracing the DIY history of an obscure and unheard band called Catfish Courtesy.

  • Added: Jan 26, 2014
  • Length: 36:04
Caption: Liz Barr, reigning Miss Biscuit, Credit: Tanner Latham
One of the highlights of Knoxville’s International Biscuit Festival is the Mr. & Miss Biscuit Pageant. This piece profiles Liz Barr, the reigning M...

Bought by West Virginia Public Broadcasting, Troy Public Radio, Georgia Public Broadcasting, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 07, 2014
  • Length: 08:18
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Jake Kolatis of The Casualties, Credit: Adrien de Martini
Bobby podcasts from Jersey City Tattoo Co., located in downtown Jersey City, with Jake Kolatis, guitarist of the New York City hardcore punk band, ...

  • Added: Oct 19, 2013
  • Length: 30:19
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"I guess it was about 3rd or 4th grade that I got hooked on R & B and early rock & roll. I just became a fanatical record collector even at that ...

Bought by Delmarva Public Radio and KREV-LP


  • Added: May 28, 2013
  • Length: 17:26
  • Purchases: 2
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A dreamlike trip inside the workshop of the French sculptor and musician Robert Hébrard.

  • Added: Jan 08, 2013
  • Length: 02:09
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Three short "Moments" featuring 2013 NEA Jazz Master, Mose Allison. Narrated by Mark Ruffin of The Real Jazz channel on Sirius-XM, we learn about M...

Bought by KJZX, WART FM, WUSF, KRZA, Harford Community Radio and more


  • Added: Jan 04, 2013
  • Length: 03:57
  • Purchases: 9
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A look into the Electronic Dance Music (EDM) culture through an EDM producer.

  • Added: Dec 05, 2012
  • Length: 05:21
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The art of songwriting was the focus of the Local Blend Coffee Shop's second annual Weekend of Songs songwriter festival. The three day festival o...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2012
  • Length: 29:50
Caption: Buck Dietz poses at an afternoon life drawing session at the Cape Cod Art Association in Barnstable, MA. , Credit: Andrew Norton
Buck Dietz is a figure model. That means he has to stand naked and completely still for long sessions while artists sketch him. But for Buck, it's ...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, WCAI / WNAN, KUT, WCAI / WNAN, KUOW and more


  • Added: May 28, 2012
  • Length: 04:45
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Jason Moran , Credit: Frank Stewart
Prolific pianist and composer Jason Moran fuses stride piano, avant-garde jazz and sampled sounds. Hear the 2010 MacArthur Fellow "a Texas computer...

Bought by WMOT, Delmarva Public Radio, KREV-LP, WNCU, KFOK-LPFM and more


  • Added: Jan 26, 2011
  • Length: 10:37
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Sam Rivers, Credit: Frank Stewart
Sam Rivers has sounded his horn across six decades of jazz with Miles Davis, Cecil Taylor, and Dizzy Gillespie. Producer David Goren brings us an i...

Bought by Delmarva Public Radio, KREV-LP, WCSU-FM, WNCU, KFOK-LPFM and more


  • Added: Jan 20, 2011
  • Length: 09:23
  • Purchases: 6
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Bird songs and sounds that slowly develop into a tango.

  • Added: Feb 17, 2008
  • Length: 05:39
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Music Conversation between Tom Schuman and Jazz Guitarist Peter White

  • Added: Dec 10, 2007
  • Length: 58:45
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Music Conversation between Tom Schuman and Jazz Saxophonist Marion Meadows

  • Added: Dec 10, 2007
  • Length: 59:00
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Music Conversation between Tom Schuman and Pop/Jazz Drummer Cora Coleman Dunham

  • Added: Nov 03, 2007
  • Length: 59:00
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Music Conversation between Tom Schuman and Jazz Saxophonist Najee

  • Added: Oct 21, 2007
  • Length: 59:00
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Music Conversation between Tom Schuman and Jazz Guitarist Steve Oliver

  • Added: Oct 12, 2007
  • Length: 59:00
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Music Conversation between Tom Schuman and Jeff Kashiwa

  • Added: Oct 02, 2007
  • Length: 59:00
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Music Conversation between Tom Schuman and Bob James

  • Added: Sep 23, 2007
  • Length: 59:00