Date Pegs » Father's Day

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Public radio music host Paul Ingles presents a music mix devoted to Dads - for on or near Father's Day. All songs exploring the often sweet, thoug...

Bought by KSRQ, Troy Public Radio, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass., KSJE and more


  • Added: Jun 14, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Audrey Ingles, John Ingles Sr., Paul Ingles
Radio producer Paul Ingles sits down with his WW II veteran Dad to hear about the music his father feels has been essential to his appreciation of ...

Bought by WRGY, North State Public Radio, Troy Public Radio, WGUC/ WVXU, KMXT and more


  • Added: May 13, 2011
  • Length: 58:51
  • Purchases: 44
Caption: CJ Hunt, Credit: Photo by Braden Moran
In this special episode of The Moth, we listen to five stories about fathers — from embarrassing jokes to tender moments shared on the road. The Mo...

Bought by KTSW 89.9, WFAE, WNMU-FM, KICI Iowa City, WYAP and more


  • Added: May 14, 2018
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 35

  • Added: Sep 20, 2003
  • Length: 59:04
  • Purchases: 63
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Join us for a special episode of The Apple Seed featuring stories about, and also even told by Dads.

Bought by WVPE, RadioStPete Florida, KCNP, KVCR, KUHF and more


  • Added: Jun 03, 2021
  • Length: 54:58
  • Purchases: 6
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On this edition of B-Side we're offering a little unsolicited advice, and some fatherly humor as we explore our relationships with people we're tie...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KUNM, WGBH Radio Boston, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, WESM 91.3 FM and more


  • Added: Oct 02, 2007
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: Southern Flight 242 crash site, 1977, Credit: Joe Parker
When I was seven years old, my father died in a commercial plane crash. It’s a fact I grew up knowing and something I never wanted to look into, un...

Bought by WFHB, KVSC, WUTC, KFAI Minneapolis, KGNU Boulder, Colo. and more


  • Added: Feb 23, 2014
  • Length: 26:26
  • Purchases: 9
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A Father's Day Special, a classic mix of memorable music, clips and interviews with Dad

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KMUN, KMXT, KZMU Moab Community Radio and more


  • Added: May 17, 2007
  • Length: 27:37
  • Purchases: 10
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In most families, mental health can be a taboo topic. But not in the House family. Jeff and Tenley’s relationship is not your usual father and daug...

Bought by KBUT Crested Butte, Colo., New Hampshire Public Radio, PRX Remix, and WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass.


  • Added: Jun 03, 2015
  • Length: 11:10
  • Purchases: 4
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In Fall 2009, as my wife entered the late stage of pregnancy, I asked several friends of mine who are recent or long-time dads for advice on becomi...

Bought by KSKA, KUER, WTJU, KZYX, XRAY.fm and more


  • Added: Nov 23, 2009
  • Length: 13:46
  • Purchases: 7
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PERFECT FOR FATHER'S DAY! A personal essay on how a volatile father's gift led to a career

Bought by KPIK-LP, KUT, New Hampshire Public Radio, Public Interactive, KFSR and more


  • Added: Nov 29, 2003
  • Length: 10:47
  • Purchases: 7
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Journalist Adrian Nicole LeBlanc faces mortality and loss in recordings she made during the last months of her father's life.

Bought by WAMC Northeast Public Radio, WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass., The Story, PRX Remix, KUT and more


  • Added: Dec 01, 2006
  • Length: 11:33
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Me and My Dad
Going through my parents' stuff 10 years after their deaths, I found a box of cassettes of my father interviewing me when I was a kid. Simple and s...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, PRX Remix, WABE, KZMU Moab Community Radio, KUT and more


  • Added: Feb 20, 2005
  • Length: 05:25
  • Purchases: 19
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"I can remember trying to impress my dad with my sense of humor. Sometimes succeeding, sometimes failing." - Chris Elliott with his dad, Ray Elliott.

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KSFR, XRAY.fm, KJZZ, KUFM - Montana Public Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 23, 2011
  • Length: 06:53
  • Purchases: 7
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"I’d go and usually have a pint of Guinness and a chaser to steady my nerves. Then I'd go to the hospital and I'd sleep beside my father." - Bono. ...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 01, 2011
  • Length: 04:22
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Mike Miller sings twice a week at the Hebrew Rehabilitation Center in Boston. At left is his grandson Ben.
Reporter Jon Miller celebrates his 83-year-old father, Mike, a retired schoolteacher who shares his zest for life with residents of a Boston nursin...

Bought by KZYX, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KUT, New Hampshire Public Radio, WRVO Public Media and more


  • Added: Jun 10, 2010
  • Length: 05:17
  • Purchases: 6
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Nigel Chase spent much of his youth learning the art of making and playing steel drums with his father. Nigel now makes a living making pans, playi...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KLCC, WMPG, and KUT


  • Added: Jun 01, 2011
  • Length: 06:03
  • Purchases: 4
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reflections on being a father

Bought by WSGE, KZYX, KMXT, WJCT, KUER and more


  • Added: Jun 16, 2005
  • Length: 06:22
  • Purchases: 11
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This is a piece about an unexpected recording from the past. My grandfather taped hours of his thoughts for me when I was two - sitting in his sel...

Bought by KSFR, New Hampshire Public Radio, KFAI Minneapolis, WSLR, KXOT Public Radio and more


  • Added: Jun 06, 2008
  • Length: 07:23
  • Purchases: 6
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*WINNER OF KCRW'S 24 HOUR RADIO RACE (Los Angeles) around the theme "The New Normal"*** With the widening age gap between parents and their kids, ...

Bought by KZYX and PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 13, 2018
  • Length: 04:03
  • Purchases: 2
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Nine-year-old Isaiah Fredericks and his younger brother, Josiah, used their StoryCorps interview to ask their dad, Kevin, some hard-hitting questions.

Bought by Public Radio for All, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, KZYX, WVBI-LP, WGUC/ WVXU and more


  • Added: May 08, 2017
  • Length: 02:17
  • Purchases: 6
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a father-daughter coming of age story

Bought by KZYX, KZYX, New Hampshire Public Radio, and Public Interactive


  • Added: May 15, 2007
  • Length: 03:36
  • Purchases: 4
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A (very) short story of love and anxiety. A child grows to age 13 in three minutes while a father muses on parental fears.

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  • Added: Feb 08, 2009
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: The Immediate Aftermath
My five year old cut off my three year old's hair. A few weeks later, I decided to interview them and get their explanations. Here's what they tol...

Bought by KZMU Moab Community Radio, WMMT, WTJU, WYSO, KSFR and more


  • Added: Feb 07, 2012
  • Length: 02:57
  • Purchases: 33

  • Added: Jun 23, 2008
  • Length: 03:35
  • Purchases: 12
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A short meditation on the relationship between my father and his mentally disabled older brother, Sam.

Bought by PRX Remix, WJCT, Troy Public Radio, Prairie Public, WEKU and more


  • Added: Dec 08, 2003
  • Length: 04:43
  • Purchases: 21
Caption: Iris and her dad, Robert
When Blunt member Iris SanGiovanni was eight years old, her dad became homeless for six months after her parents divorced. A few years later, she h...

Bought by KZYX, WSLR, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KSFR, WMPG and more


  • Added: Aug 19, 2010
  • Length: 04:17
  • Purchases: 10
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A Father's Day Tribute to a Dad who love to fix things.

Bought by KZYX, XRAY.fm, KPIK-LP, WSLR, Public Interactive and more


  • Added: Jun 17, 2004
  • Length: 02:44
  • Purchases: 14