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Music for March.
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Doris Day was a pop star and a film star, but on this Afterglow special, I’ll highlight the often overlooked aspect of her career: a jazz singer. W...

Bought by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, Troy Public Radio, and KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 03, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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An hour-long program of classic jazz, featuring the recordings of Mary Osborne, a pioneer for women jazz instrumentalists. Celebrate Women's Histo...

Bought by High Plains Public Radio, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KAZU Seaside, Calif., Prairie Public, WMOT and more


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Aretha Franklin's over 6 decade career is recalled by music documentarian Paul Ingles and a panel of music writers and commentators.

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, WABE, WJCT, Morehead State Public Radio, WEAA and more


  • Added: Aug 16, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 58
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The Great American Songbook is chockablock with antiquated notions of gender roles, but a few songs flip the script. On this special, we explore so...

Bought by KBUT Crested Butte, Colo., KUNM, WGTE Public Media, Northeast Indiana Public Radio, Troy Public Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 28, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 12
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As a member of her family group The Staple Singers and as a solo artist, Mavis Staples has used her huge voice to power the Civil Rights Movement a...

Bought by CHSR-FM 97.9, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, South Dakota Public Broadcasting - Radio, RadioFreePalmer, WVTF and more


  • Added: Feb 14, 2023
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 15
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Women at the top of the field in classical music pay tribute to the women who have inspired them. Luminaries like multiple Grammy Award winner JoAn...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting, WCQS, WNMU-FM, WGTE Public Media, WVIK and more


  • Added: Feb 01, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:29
  • Purchases: 27
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Hour-long radio program produced by top public radio music documentary producer Paul Ingles that offers a deep dive celebration of the 1971 Carole ...

Bought by WJCT, KAZU Seaside, Calif., KNCT FM, KBUT Crested Butte, Colo., WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass. and more


  • Added: Feb 04, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 11
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UPDATED! Two-hour exploration of the seminal work of heralded songwriter Joni Mitchell. Over 50 Mitchell songs are featured in the recommended tw...

Bought by WABE, WXXI Rochester, KNCT FM, WDDE, KLCC and more


  • Added: Feb 01, 2008
  • Length: 01:58:58
  • Purchases: 44
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Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and multiple Grammy winner Bonnie Raitt talks with Paul Ingles about her life and career in this full extended intervie...

Bought by KBUT Crested Butte, Colo., KSUT, KAZU Seaside, Calif., Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 07, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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The story of the first all-girl radio station in the nation

Bought by WORT, KZYX, KAAD-LP, Morehead State Public Radio, KLCC and more


  • Added: Apr 04, 2006
  • Length: 58:40
  • Purchases: 40
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Singer, actress, and comedian Bette Midler is Feinstein’s guest for an hour of pure radio fun. Midler unpacks stories and favorite tunes from her r...

Bought by WYAP, KBUT Crested Butte, Colo., High Plains Public Radio, Classic107.3, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Feb 13, 2013
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 11
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January 15: Shelby Lynne News-Friendly Format (1:00 billboard; 5:00 news hole; 52:00 program) Singer/songwriter Shelby Lynne has carved her own pa...

Bought by WVTF, KBUT Crested Butte, Colo., Prairie Public, KRCB 104.9, KUOW and more


  • Added: Jan 15, 2013
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 12
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The Mother Tongue Monologues present Black women telling it like it is, with all its' truths, brazen acts, shouts and silent revolutions, from slav...

Bought by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, KZYX, WOMR, WJSU, and KZYX


  • Added: Mar 08, 2011
  • Length: 58:04
  • Purchases: 5
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Original riot grrrl Kathleen Hanna remembers the DIY feminist punk scene she catalyzed in 1992 with Bikini Kill. (The band's first EP was re-releas...

Bought by WORT, KVNF, KFAI Minneapolis, WABE, KFAI Minneapolis and more


  • Added: Nov 19, 2012
  • Length: 04:40
  • Purchases: 7
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A profile of the pianist, singer, actress, and civil-rights activist, whose music drew on influences from classical to boogie-woogie, and who was t...

  • Added: Feb 29, 2024
  • Length: 59:00