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For decades, Israeli radio stations ignored Mizrahi tunes and exclusively played music rooted in Ashkenazi traditions. That began to change in the ...

  • Added: Dec 13, 2018
  • Length: 21:07
Caption: Tracy Howerton raps about both the struggles and joys that he's experienced growing up in Mashpee, Massachusetts., Credit: Brenna Daldorph
Even if you grow up in a hip hop hotspot like New York or LA, it’s not easy to make it as a rapper. It’s even harder if you’re from a small town li...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 01, 2015
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Sterlin Harjo is the director and producer of a new documentary called “This May Be the Last Time.” The film tells the story of the songs his ances...

Bought by KOSU and KGOU


  • Added: Jan 09, 2014
  • Length: 21:01
  • Purchases: 2
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A common historical myth is that Native Americans were an “oral people” who didn't engage in literacy. But one scholar argues that Native Americans...

Bought by Harford Community Radio and WFHB


  • Added: Mar 22, 2013
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Gabby Pahinui (center), playing music in his backyard with Leland “Atta” Isaacs (left), and his sons – Phillip, Cyril and Martin Pahinui (from left to right).  , Credit: Photo courtesy of the Pahinui Ohana.
The groundbreaking soundtrack of "The Descendants," marks the first time a Hollywood movie has ever been scored entirely with Hawaiian music. It fe...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2012
  • Length: 07:17
Caption: Bla Pahinui: Singer and Guitar Player, Credit: Jon de Mello | The Mountain Apple Company
Hawaiian singer and guitar player, Bla Pahinui, is known for his own distinct voice and for carrying on the legacy of his father, Gabby Pahinui, on...

Bought by WABE and PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 27, 2009
  • Length: 09:20
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Kealii Reichel Live in Concert, Credit: Punahele Productions
Hawaiian musician Keali`i Reichel is sharing his passion for Hawaiian language, music and dance in a groundbreaking DVD--the first to offer subtitl...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2009
  • Length: 05:24
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Half Hour Native News Magazine celebrating current happenings in Indian Country. Today we share another segment of Edge of the Rez and highlights ...

  • Added: Feb 19, 2007
  • Length: 29:01
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Native News Magazine celebrating some of the best things happening in Indian Country today.

  • Added: Jan 12, 2007
  • Length: 29:01
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Nona Beamer dedicated her life to preserving Hawaiian culture. She was a gifted storyteller, hula dancer, songwriter and teacher. Since she died ...

Bought by KZYX and WAMC


  • Added: Dec 03, 2006
  • Length: 06:39
  • Purchases: 2
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Half hour weekly Native News Magazine. This week's show features an in-studio performance by Robert Mirabal.

  • Added: Sep 22, 2006
  • Length: 29:01
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Half Hour Native News Magazine

  • Added: Sep 14, 2006
  • Length: 29:01
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A sound-rich portrait of a young Yup'ik Eskimo man who uses rap music to work through his suicidal thoughts

Bought by KFAI, KSUT, and KCUR


  • Added: May 17, 2006
  • Length: 10:26
  • Purchases: 3