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The Pulse (Series)

Produced by WHYY

Most recent piece in this series:

363: The Puzzle of Personality, 11/27/2020

From WHYY | Part of the The Pulse series | 59:00

3000x3000_itunes_thepulse_1_small On this rebroadcast of the Pulse- Are you an introvert or an extrovert? Open to new experiences, or comforted by routine? Shy or the life of the party? Figuring out what makes us tick is an important part of understanding how we function within our families, communities, and workplaces. Thousands of tests online promise to assess your personality — but what are they actually measuring? Where does personality come from, how does it form, and where does it live? On this episode, we explore the science behind how we become who we are. We hear stories about what makes for a healthy personality, how our brains betray who we are, and why we change depending on who we’re with.

Climate One (Series)

Produced by Climate One

Most recent piece in this series:

2020-11-27 Last Call for Gasoline

From Climate One | Part of the Climate One series | 58:59


Host: Greg Dalton

Guests: Part 1
Craig Scott, Group Manager, Toyota North America
Katie Sloan, Clean Energy and Electrification Executive, Southern California Edison; Board Member, CalStart
Emily Castor Warren, Senior Policy Advisor, Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates

Guests: Part 2
Colin McKerracher, Head of Advanced Transport analysis at BloombergNEF
Hui He, ICCT China Regional Director

This program is underwritten by ClimateWorks Foundation.


Is this the end of the road for the internal combustion engine? 


In a bold move designed to drastically lower carbon emissions, California Governor Gavin Newsom has announced a ban on sales of new gas-powered vehicles by 2035. Other states are sure to follow suit. But is it a realistic goal?


“I think so; we can do it,” says clean transportation consultant Emily Castor Warren. “The technology is there and we’re starting to see a really rapidly increasing pace of consumer adoption.


“So, at this point the writing is on the wall for the end of the combustion engine vehicle…it's a matter of time.” 


California isn’t the first major economy to ban gas-powered cars and trucks, and it won’t be the last. Fifteen countries, including some of the world’s top auto markets, have announced plans to phase out gas-powered engines as a step toward a 100% zero-emission vehicle future. It’s a bold move, but a critical one for climate. Transportation emits more greenhouse gas than any other sector of the US economy, and 15% of all global emissions come from road transport.

What does this mean for drivers, for automakers, for infrastructure and for businesses that depend on a gas-powered economy?


Castor Warren sees no reason why the auto industry can’t make the switch to EVs – and thrive in the process.  She admits that the transition could be painful, “because when you're embedded in a particular way of building cars…it’s scary and there can be transitional costs. 


“But in the long arc of things, there's no reason why folks can't successfully sell these electric cars.”

Worldwide EV sales have dropped around fifteen percent during the covid recession, but one region is experiencing a power surge. Europeans have purchased four hundred thousand plug-in cars this year, a significant increase over previous years. Colin McKerracher of Bloomberg NEF believes the auto market will play a big part in helping European countries meet their climate goals.


“These long-term phaseout targets, they’re not so long-term anymore,” McKerracher says. “We’re not talking about 2040, 2050 - 2030 is just over nine years away.


“Certainly, governments are sending very clear signals right now to automakers that this is the direction we want things to go.  We know there are some challenges ahead.  We want to work together in solving them, but this is where we’re going.  This is the direction of traffic.”



California Governor Gavin Newsom Signs Executive Order Phasing Out Gasoline Vehicles By 2035 (Forbes)

Dispelling the Myths of China’s EV Market (Bloomberg)

Europe: Massive Record For Plug-In Electric Car Sales In September 2020 (Inside EVs)

Forecast: 2021 US EV Sales To Increase 70% Year Over Year (CleanTechnica)

Electrify America

A Way with Words (Series)

Produced by A Way with Words

Most recent piece in this series:

Abso-Bloomin-Lutely (#1526)

From A Way with Words | Part of the A Way with Words series | 54:00

5246392675_6edc01b256_m_small After hanging out with San Diego sailing enthusiasts, Martha picked up several bits of slang and jargon. Catenary describes the desirable curve of an anchor chain, from Latin catena, meaning "chain." A chain that is not pulled up correctly runs the risk of forming castles, irregular piles of links that require untangling or descastling. The route along the coast of Baja California going south from San Diego is usually pleasant and known as the Baja Ha-Ha, but traveling in the opposite direction, from the tip of the peninsula, can be grueling and is known as the Baja Bash. One must always be on the lookout for a BOSS, or "big old steel ship," and sailors approaching their home port like to say they're nearing the barn.

Calley from Bowling Green, Kentucky, wonders about the word zonked, meaning "exhausted." Like the word conk, as in conked out, meaning "fast asleep," zonk originally had to do with a blow to the head.

Is there a synonym for the word synonym? Yes, there are two: polyonym and poecilonym, but they're rarely seen except in collections of unusual words.

Betsy in Virginia Beach, Virginia, says her family refers to the lovable pudge on babies as goonus. It's a fond term that can also refer to such things as the swinging belly fat on a cat. Does anyone else say goonus, or is it a family word?

The California superbloom included Nemophila maculata, a white blossom with a dab of purple at the end of each of five petals. It's also called Fivespot. The maculata in the scientific name derives from Latin macula, meaning "spot," as in immaculate, meaning "spotless." The Nemophila comes from Greek words meaning "forest-loving." A nemophilist is someone fond of forests.

Quiz Guy John Chaneski's brain teaser involves mixed-up body parts. For example, suppose he says, "Listen you, stop bothering me or I'm going to give you a toe sandwich!" What part of one's anatomy did he really mean?

Maira lives in Puerto Rico and speaks English as a second language. When friends visiting from Minnesota join her at the beach and are ready to swim out into the surf, they say I'm ready to go out. When they're ready to go back onto the shore, they say I'm ready to go in. But Maira says just the opposite: I'm ready to go in when she's about to go swimming, and I'm ready to go out when she stop swimming. Who's right?

Grant responds to a voicemail from Doug in Louisville, Kentucky, who asks whether our phone's autocomplete function will affect the way we talk and write. The answer is yes, partly because of Markov chains, or models describing a sequence of possible events.

Judy from Binghamton, New York, remembers her aunt in Redding, Pennsylvania, using the term ferhunsed to mean "confused." Sometimes spelled fahunst or ferhoonsed, it means "teased" or "mixed up," and derives from German verhunzen, meaning to "spoil" or "botch" or "bungle."

David in Austin, Texas, wonders if smithereens, meaning "bits" or "fragments," as in explode into smithereens, refers to little bits of metal left over from blacksmithing. Actually, the origin of smithereen is uncertain, although it may come from Irish English or Irish Gaelic, but no one's really sure. It may be related to smithers which also means "small pieces."  A similar-sounding word, shivereens, comes from shiver, meaning "splinter" or "fragment."

A sea-kindly boat is one that handles well on the ocean. The kindly reflects an old use of the word to mean "suited" or "suitable."

Suppose you could invite any two authors, living or dead, to dinner. Who's on your guest list and why? Deciding that question may tell you more about the host than the guests. Martha's choices: Sappho and Toni Morrison. Grant's: Akhenaten and Ben Franklin.

The phrase standing on my own two pins goes back to the 1940s and means "standing on my own two legs."

Scott in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, wonders if the words nother as in a whole nother and abso-bloomin-lutely are real words. Yes, they are! The construction a whole nother is an example of what linguists call tmesis, which involves the insertion of a lexical element that doesn't make a whole new word. In-fixing, which is quite similar, and might be considered a form of tmesis, involves inserting a lexical element into a word or compound to make a new word. James McMillian's article in American Speech, "Infixing and Interposing in English," offers lots of examples.

A deipnosophist is someone skilled in the art of dinner table conversation.

Joanna from Dallas, Texas, says English is not her first language, and she's trying to understand the nuances of the words event and eventful. She wonders if the word eventful carries a less positive connotation than the word event. It depends on context, although eventful often has negative associations. You wouldn't want your surgery, for example, to be an eventful one.

Chronophagous is a rare word that means "time-consuming." WOMBAT is an acronym that stands for Waste of Money, Brains, and Time.

This episode is hosted by Grant Barrett and Martha Barnette.

Music 101 (Series)

Produced by KUNC & The Colorado Sound

Most recent piece in this series:

Mx101 Ep119: The Flute, 11/26/2020

From KUNC & The Colorado Sound | Part of the Music 101 series | 56:59

Updated_logo_small Okay, so the flute doesn't seem to be one of the first instruments that pops to mind when you think about instruments a rock or pop musician might have in the studio. However bands, most famously Jethro Tull, have used to flute to great effect in their music. That's what we'll explore on this week's edition of Music 101.

Ozark Highlands Radio (Series)

Produced by Ozark Highlands Radio

Most recent piece in this series:

OHR135: OHR Presents: Becky Buller Band, 12/7/2020

From Ozark Highlands Radio | Part of the Ozark Highlands Radio series | 58:59

Becky_buller_prx_small Ozark Highlands Radio is a weekly radio program that features live music and interviews recorded at Ozark Folk Center State Park’s beautiful 1,000-seat auditorium in Mountain View, Arkansas.  In addition to the music, our “Feature Host” segments take listeners through the Ozark hills with historians, authors, and personalities who explore the people, stories, and history of the Ozark region.

This week, eight time International Bluegrass Music Association awards winner, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Becky Buller and her band recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park.  Also, interviews with Becky.

Becky Buller is an 8-time International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) awards winner who made bluegrass music history in 2016 by becoming the first artist ever to win in both instrumental and vocal categories, as well as the first female to win Fiddle Player Of The Year.  She is accompanied by 2018 IBMA Banjo Player of the Year Ned Luberecki, director of the ETSU Bluegrass, Old-Time And Country Music Studies Program Dan Boner on guitar, 2015 IBMA Momentum Award-winning instrumentalist Nate Lee on mandolin, and Daniel “the Hulk” Hardin on upright bass.

In this week’s “From the Vault” segment, musician, educator, and country music legacy Mark Jones offers a 1978 archival recording of Ozark originals Mary & Robert Gillihan performing the traditional song “All Those Endearing Young Charms,” from the Ozark Folk Center State Park archives.

Writer, musician, and traditional dancer Aubrey Atwater discusses the theme of marriage in traditional music with musical examples and her own cultivated insight.

Earth Eats (Series)

Produced by WFIU

Most recent piece in this series:

EE 20-48: Edible Outdoor Education, Two Soups And Coffee Outside, 11/27/2020

From WFIU | Part of the Earth Eats series | 53:59


"With spicebush, you can make tea with the leaves, with the twigs with the berries..."

This week on our show, we learn about spicebush tea and acorn pancakes from outdoor educator Shane Gibson. Chef Arlyn Llewellen shares some garlic lovers soup recipes.  Commercial netmaker
Sara Skamser tells her story, and we take a bike ride with River Bailey for some Coffee Outside. 

Folk Alley Weekly (Series)

Produced by WKSU

Most recent piece in this series:

Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio (Series)

Produced by Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Most recent piece in this series:

336: Dating Games: How Couples Survive Food Fights, 11/26/2020

From Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio | Part of the Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio series | 53:58

Msl_radio_logo_cobrand_prx_small Can your significant other’s food preferences become a nonstarter when searching for marital bliss? Reporter Emily Thomas of “The Food Chain” introduces us to three couples who are learning to make peace despite their domestic culinary wars. Plus, we explore kaiseki with Niki Nakayama and Carole Iida-Nakayama; Dan Pashman rails against avocado toast; and we share our recipe for Chewy Molasses Spice Cookies with Browned Butter Icing, which was inspired by a listener question. (Originally aired November 30, 2019.)

Reveal Weekly (Series)

Produced by Reveal

Most recent piece in this series:

648: Fancy Galleries, Fake Art , 11/28/2020

From Reveal | Part of the Reveal Weekly series | 58:59


In the mid-’90s, two high-end New York art galleries began selling one fake painting after another – works in the style of Jackson Pollock, Andy Warhol, Mark Rothko and others. It was the largest art fraud in modern U.S. history, totaling more than $80 million. Our first story looks at how it happened and why almost no one ever was punished by authorities. 
Our second story revisits an investigation into a painting looted by the Nazis during World War II. More than half a century later, a journalist helped track it down through the Panama Papers.

With Good Reason: Weekly Half Hour Long Episodes (Series)

Produced by With Good Reason

Most recent piece in this series:

Outdoor Archives (half)

From With Good Reason | Part of the With Good Reason: Weekly Half Hour Long Episodes series | 29:00

Image-asset-600x427_small We often think of cemeteries as separate worlds unto themselves. But those buried at Confederate graveyards were surely connected to those at the African burial grounds, and the cemetery reveals the intimacy of their connections. Ryan Smith says he and his students have been transformed by tending to cemeteries over the past 20 years. And: After Pearl Harbor, the United States Navy needed land for bases and training. Travis Harris says that the Magruder community was just one of many mostly black communities displaced for military bases.

Are We Alone?

From Philosophy Talk | Part of the Philosophy Talk series | 53:59

If there is intelligent life beyond Earth, how would that change life ON Earth?


News that life might exist or have existed on Mars or somewhere else in our universe excites many. But should we really be happy to hear that news? What are the philosophical implications of the possibility of extraterrestrial life? If life can blossom in our own cosmic backyard, then that means that the universe is most likely saturated with life forms. And if that’s the case, why haven’t we found any evidence of other civilizations? Is it because all civilizations are prone to suicidal destruction at a certain point in their development? If so, how might we avoid this fate? The Philosophers search for life with Paul Davies from Arizona State University, author of The Eerie Silence: Renewing Our Search for Alien Intelligence.

Planetary Radio (Series)

Produced by Mat Kaplan

Most recent piece in this series:

More Moon Water and an Update from Venus

From Mat Kaplan | Part of the Planetary Radio series | 28:50

Sofia_moon_water_nasa-daniel_rutter_small_small We celebrate 18 years of Planetary Radio with two great features. Astronomer Jane Greaves is back with an update on the phosphine gas detected above Venus.  Then we find water right out under the Sun on our own Moon.  Research leader Casey Honnibal tells us how her team found it using the SOFIA telescope on a 747. You’ll hear and discover much more online at https://www.planetary.org/planetary-radio/1125-2020-greaves-phosphine-honnibal-lunar-water

Living Planet 05/04/2018

From DW - Deutsche Welle | Part of the Living Planet: Environment Matters ~ from DW series | 30:00

LLiving Planet: Walk the Walk -

On the show this week: Climate protection is on the agenda at talks in Bonn. But back home, who's really taking action? We visit a budding environmental movement in Poland's coal heartland and find out how an oil pipeline has pitched environmentalists against the Canadian president. Plus, solar power in Kenya and a cool solution to LA's urban heat problem.


Living Planet: Walk the Walk


Climate protection is on the agenda at talks in Bonn. But back home, who's really taking action? We visit a budding environmental movement in Poland's coal heartland and find out how an oil pipeline has pitched environmentalists against the Canadian president. Plus, solar power in Kenya and a cool solution to LA's urban heat problem.



Katowice: A coal town that wants to go green


The upcoming COP24 climate summit will be held in Katowice, deep in Poland's industrial and coal mining heartland. Its air quality is among the worst in Europe. But the town is trying to clean up its act. And if Katowice can go green, perhaps anywhere can.


Canada's First Nations vs. tar sands pipeline


Canadian President Justin Trudeau has been vocal about his commitment to climate protection. But now, he's coming to blows with environmentalists and the provincial government of British Columbia over a massive oil pipeline

Can reflective roads help LA keep its cool?

Los Angeles has the greatest density of cars in the US — and a massive network of roads. In summer the asphalt absorbs sunlight and heats up, warming the air above it, an effect that will be exacerbated by climate change. But cool paving could change all that.



Living Planet: Environment Matters ~ from DW (Series)

Produced by DW - Deutsche Welle

Most recent piece in this series:

Living Planet 11/20/2020

From DW - Deutsche Welle | Part of the Living Planet: Environment Matters ~ from DW series | 30:00

Lp1_small This week on the show: Drowning in plastic - We find out how people are tackling plastic pollution around the world, from testing British waters for microplastics, to an Indonesian scientist making packaging from seaweed — and efforts in France to recycle discarded face masks. Plus, why environmentalists in Kenya fear the African continent could become a dumping ground for US plastic.

Tara Austin

From KUMD | Part of the Radio Gallery series | 04:40

This week painter Tara Austin opens her new body of work "Boreal Ornament" in the George Morrison Gallery at the Duluth Art Institute. Along with Jonathan Herrera, Austin welcomes the public the opening on Thursday, May 10, with a reception and gallery talk from 6 - 9pm.

An MFA graduate from UW Madison, Minnesota native Austin brings the northland and Nordic traditions of rosemåling into her vibrant flora, patterned paintings. Listen for more about her process and inspirations and check her work on display at The Duluth Art Institute May 10-July 1.

Tara Austin

Tara_austin_5_small This week painter Tara Austin opens her new body of work "Boreal Ornament" in the George Morrison Gallery at the Duluth Art Institute. Along with Jonathan Herrera, Austin welcomes the public the opening on Thursday, May 10, with a reception and gallery talk from 6 - 9pm. An MFA graduate from UW Madison, Minnesota native Austin brings the northland and Nordic traditions of rosemåling into her vibrant flora, patterned paintings. Listen for more about her process and inspirations and check her work on display at The Duluth Art Institute May 10-July 1.

ClassicalWorks (Series)

Produced by WFIU

Most recent piece in this series:

CLW 201128 11PM: ClassicalWorks (Episode 23), 11/28/2020 11:00 PM

From WFIU | Part of the ClassicalWorks series | 58:58

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Jazz with David Basse (Series)

Produced by Jazz with David Basse, LLC.

Most recent piece in this series:

1754.3: Jazz with David Basse 1754.3, 11/27/2020 2:00 AM

From Jazz with David Basse, LLC. | Part of the Jazz with David Basse series | 59:53

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Open Source with Christopher Lydon (Series)

Produced by Open Source

Most recent piece in this series:

Origin Stories (re-run)

From Open Source | Part of the Open Source with Christopher Lydon series | 58:30


This is a re-broadcast of a show from December 2019.

Origin stories can be educated guesses, or leaps of collective imagination as to who we are, how we got to this point. The Big Bang is one kind, Adam and Eve make another. 1492 and 1776 are American starting points. The argument gets stickier around 1620, when Mayflower Pilgrims landed on Plymouth Rock; and 1619, when the first African slaves came ashore in Virginia. Just a year apart, they’re the opening chapters of two very different epics of a single nation: one born in the flight of pious Puritans to freedom, the other born in the theft of people and land to build an empire of cotton and capitalism.

It’s a funny thing about origin stories—who we are, how we got here. We know going in that the stories are made up, one way or another. And we come to find out that a lot of them are just plain wrong. Then what? The Sunday magazine of the New York Times took a bold run this past summer at the year 1620 as the start of the American story— the year, of course, when the Mayflower landed about one hundred dissenting English Puritans, our pilgrims, at Plymouth Rock. But no, the Times argued, our first chapter was dated 1619, a year earlier when a ship bearing some 20 African slaves landed in Point Comfort, Virginia, which was to say the drive to implant a slavocracy in the new world had a step on building a temple of freedom.

We’re talking with Nikole Hannah-Jones, Philip Deloria, and Peter Linebaugh about national origin stories. The thread here is storytelling that explains and often hides what happened.

Nikole Hannah-Jones is the writer and editor who led what the Times called a major initiative at the paper to reframe American history. And she strikes the keynote of this radio hour around slavery at the foundations of U.S. history and in our own origin stories in general.

Peter Linebaugh is a transnational historian of economics and culture. He’s been tracking the privatization of common land in England and the New World. 1792 is his magic start date of what is now the world system.

The historian Philip Deloria—the first tenured professor of Native American history at Harvard—considers the Native American encounters with those colonists in the 1600s.

Blue Dimensions (Series)

Produced by Bluesnet Radio

Most recent piece in this series:

Blue Dimensions I48: New music from Jeremy Pelt & Jim Snidero, and from their album together two years ago

From Bluesnet Radio | Part of the Blue Dimensions series | 59:00


In this hour of Blue Dimensions, it's Jeremy and Jim — new music from trumpeter Jeremy Pelt and alto saxophonist Jim Snidero. The music is mostly soft on Pelt's new album of ballads, "The Art of Intimacy, Volume 1," with pianist George Cables and bassist Peter Washington. The sound is louder and more provocative on Snidero's new album "Project-K," an album of jazzed-up Korean musical themes, including the use of a traditional Korean instrument, the gayageum ("guy-goom"), which resembles a zither. The band includes Dave Douglas on trumpet, Orrin Evans on piano, Linda May Han Oh on bass, Rudy Royston on drums, and DoYeon Kim on gayageum. We'll also play a couple of pieces from 2018, from "Jubilation," the album Jim Snidero & Jeremy Pelt did together that year, which was a tribute album to Cannonball Adderly.

Promo included: promo-I48

Blue Dimensions G43: A Trinity Of "Presence"

From Bluesnet Radio | Part of the Blue Dimensions series | 59:00

Three recent albums all entitled "Presence," from Orrin Evans & The Captain Black Big Band, John Petrucelli, and Brad Whitely.

Evans_small In this hour of Blue Dimensions, we are surprised to note that three jazz albums entitled "Presence" have come out in 2018, and we've decided to draw music from all three of them - - one from pianist Orrin Evans & The Captain Black Big Band, some high-energy stuff recorded in concert at two jazz clubs in Philadelphia, one from pianist Brad Whitely, a strong studio recording, and another live one, a double album from saxophonist and composer John Petrucelli with lots of strings and a scallop shell used as an instrument as well. Three engaging and very different albums, all called "Presence," coming up in this hour of Blue Dimensions.

promo included: promo-G43

Feminine Fusion (Series)

Produced by WCNY

Most recent piece in this series:

S05 Ep14: Patchwork Quilt, Part XXIV, 12/5/2020

From WCNY | Part of the Feminine Fusion series | 58:30


“I think music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music.” ― Billy Joel

Every so often, we present a program that has no special theme or thread to tie the music together.  I call these Patchwork Quilt” episodes.  Its the opportunity to share performances or works by women simply because they are worth hearing.  Like a patchwork quilt, the individual pieces may seem disparate and unmatched, but together they can touch us with their beauty and intrigue.  


Music on this episode:

Judith Lang Zaimont:  Lazy Beguine (from Snazzy Sonata)
Doris L. Kosloff & Judith Lang Zaimont, piano
MSR Classics 1238

Clara Kathleen Rogers:  Fantasia for Viol d'amour and Piano
Delight Malitsky, viola
Judith Radell, piano
CD Baby

Jennifer Fowler:  Line Spun with Stars
Lontano Ensemble; Odaline de la Martinez, director
"Lines Spun"
Metier 28588

Pablo de Sarasate:  Airs ecossais
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Scottish Chamber Orchestra; Alexander Platt, conductor
"Scottish Fantasies for Violin and Orchestra"
Cecille 9000 083

Germaine Tailleferre:  Concertino for Harp and Orchestra
Gillian Benet, harp
Women's Philharmonic; JoAnn Falletta, conductor
"Women of Note"
Koch 3-7603

Betty R. Wishart: Preludes: In Memoriam (excerpts)
Jeri-Mae G. Astolfi, piano
Ravello Records 8045

Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts (Series)

Produced by DW - Deutsche Welle

Most recent piece in this series:

DWF 20-16: Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, part three, 1/18/2021

From DW - Deutsche Welle | Part of the Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts series | 01:57:58

Musica_ficta__c__shmf_small Carl Nielsen wrote symphonies, concertos, chamber music, sacred music, two operas and – over three hundred songs, of which you'll hear several in this program. There are psalms and Christmas songs, love songs and songs about nature set to texts by famous Nordic poets. Many recall the countryside, the light and the sounds from Nielsen's childhood. "These songs go straight to the heart, and they're in the bloodstream of every Danish person," says conductor and Nielsen expert Bo Holten, in the lineup of Danish ensembles saluting the composer in this all-Nielsen broadcast, which also includes a wind quintet and a setting of his Symphony No. 3 for piano-four-hands.

High Country Celtic Radio (Series)

Produced by High Country Celtic Radio

Most recent piece in this series:

High Country Celtic Radio 139 - Thanksgiving

From High Country Celtic Radio | Part of the High Country Celtic Radio series | 59:00


This week, Katie and Joe reflect on the reality that holiday celebrations are going to be different in 2020. We put together a show that tips our hats to those who can't go home for the holidays, or are avoiding big get-togethers in a desire to keep themselves and others safe. 
The tracks we play this week are from:  Nomos, Ed Miller, Dermot Byrne, Adam Agee & Jon Sousa, Open The Door For Three, The Kells, Tommy Martin, Beth Patterson & Patrick O'Flaherty, Lunasa, Mick Moloney & Athena Tergis, Great Big Sea, Don Stiffe, Seamus Begley & Oisin Mac Diarmada, and Jerry O'sullivan.
Our FairPlé score this week: 21 (We'll do better next week!)

406: Celebrating the Birthday of Bucky Pizzarelli, 1/1/2019

From KCUR Kansas City, Missouri | Part of the 12th Street Jump Weekly series | 59:00

(Air Dates: December 31 - January 8) On this week's archive episode of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the music of Bucky Pizzarelli with Bucky himself and his long time music partner Ed Laub. We'll play a game of "So, What's Your Question" with Ed and talk to Bucky about what gives him the blues.


Public Radio's weekly jazz, blues and comedy jam, 12th STREET JUMP celebrates America's original art form, live from one of its birthplaces, 12th Street in Kansas City. That is where Basie tickled and ivories and Big Joe Turner shouted the blues. Each week, host Ebony Fondren offers up a lively hour of topical sketch comedy and some great live jazz and blues from the 12th STREET JUMP band (musical director Joe Cartright, along with Tyrone Clark on bass and Arnold Young on drums) and vocalist David Basse. Special guests join the fun every week down at the 12th Street Jump.

Latin Jazz Perspective (T-5)

From Tony Vasquez | Part of the Latin Perspective - Latin Jazz Hour (weekly) series | 59:01

A weekly radio show featuring the best in classic and contemporary Latin Jazz music. Hosted by Tony Vasquez.

Yvettei_small A weekly radio show featuring the best in classic and contemporary Latin Jazz music. Hosted by Tony Vasquez.
This week edition is a special presentation on the Latin Jazz Flute.
Featuring Latin /Latin Jazz flautists from the past and present who where a major force
in the historical continuum of the music.

Notes from the Jazz Underground #44 - Jazz in Chicago, 2019

From WDCB | Part of the Notes from the Jazz Underground series | 58:00

With all of the internationally lauded Jazz coming out of Chicago these days, Notes from the Jazz Underground takes a look - and a listen - to some of the shining stars of the Chicago Jazz scene.

Nftju_logo_small_small With all of the internationally lauded Jazz coming out of Chicago these days, Notes from the Jazz Underground takes a look - and a listen - to some of the shining stars of the Chicago Jazz scene.