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June 20th, 2011
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Discovering cultural attitudes about race and class--through burial practices.

Bought by KENW and New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 20, 2011
  • Length: 02:12
  • Purchases: 2
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People once buried their dead in small family plots. Now we can have our ashes turned into diamonds--or shot into space. What do our burial practic...

Bought by WORT


  • Added: Jun 20, 2011
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Celebrity chef, agony aunt, novelist and the author of Ireland's first television soap Tolka Row: the remarkable life story of Maura Laverty who wa...

Bought by KPIP-LP and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jun 20, 2011
  • Length: 40:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On Arranmore - one of the few inhabited islands off the Donegal coast - fishing has sustained a population for generations. Now, as the fishing ind...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Jun 20, 2011
  • Length: 39:35
  • Purchases: 1
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Two tales. One of a flamboyant funeral and the other of a train passenger who eavesdrops...

Bought by KUT and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jun 20, 2011
  • Length: 11:21
  • Purchases: 2
June 19th, 2011
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A man in his early forties decides to take a job in Afghanistan.

  • Added: Jun 19, 2011
  • Length: 03:43
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Terran faces the coming changes through the song "Like A Rolling Stone" and daughter, Lindsay, revisits The Camp to read Campers' astrological char...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2011
  • Length: 59:19
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Some say summertime’s when the living’s easy one sure thing is summertime’s when the eating grows easy. In this edition of Of Woods and Words, Ada ...

Bought by KSRQ and WAMC Northeast Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 19, 2011
  • Length: 04:39
  • Purchases: 2
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Mommy Deer-est leaves her fawn to nap and while the Northland gets showered. In this edition of Magnetic North, Vicki reminisces caring for baby cr...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2011
  • Length: 05:55
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A trip either up or down the byway on the Gunflint Trail is just splendid these days, as spring flowers are beginning to fade, the first splurge of...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2011
  • Length: 04:31
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Bad bills being written by good ‘ol boys, let’s hope, the North Shore waits for what’s next with the Minnesota legislature’s decisions. In this edi...

Bought by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota


  • Added: Jun 19, 2011
  • Length: 04:45
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Phil at work, Credit: Sejan Yun
After Bill Monroe and brother Charlie parted ways in the late 1930s, Bill started searching for new musical combinations that would catch on. He mi...

Bought by WAMU


  • Added: Jun 19, 2011
  • Length: 05:36
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Phil at work, Credit: Sejan Yun
Bluegrass music has a history of being connected to, but also distinct from country music. But country and bluegrass are close enough, that some pl...

Bought by WAMU


  • Added: Jun 19, 2011
  • Length: 08:17
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Phil with Zeitfunk 2011, Credit: Karen Van Norman
It’s the first of 8 summer broadcasts this year with guests Adam Granger and Lyle Lofgren. Adam is the guitarist who wrote the standard reference o...

Bought by WEZU, KKRN, Robin Hood Radio/ WHDD AM 1020/FM 91.9-WLHV FM 88.1 /WGHQ AM 920, KUCB, WXXI Rochester and more


  • Added: Jun 19, 2011
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 8
June 18th, 2011
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Armstrong was born in Storyville, a redlight district of New Orleans, 1901. His father left and his mother was probably a prostitute. He first lear...

  • Added: Jun 18, 2011
  • Length: 03:00
Caption: Clarence Clemons (left) with Bruce Springsteen From Born To Run Album Jacket
Saxman Clarence Clemons, original member of Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band, died from complications following a stroke, June 18, 2011 at the age...

Bought by Radio New Zealand, Wyoming Public Radio, KMXT, KSUT, KBBI Alaska and more


  • Added: Jun 18, 2011
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 17
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The Northwest endured a surprisingly cold, cloudy spring. It slowed the growth of many vegetable crops by weeks. Who knows when we’ll have ripe tom...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KISU


  • Added: Jun 18, 2011
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 2
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This program traces the history of the saxophone in jazz.

Bought by WJSU


  • Added: Jun 18, 2011
  • Length: 01:52:48
  • Purchases: 1
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This program traces the history of the trumpet in jazz through the styles of it's major players.

Bought by WJSU


  • Added: Jun 18, 2011
  • Length: 02:00:04
  • Purchases: 1
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This program traces the history of the piano in jazz.

Bought by WDCB, Spokane Public Radio, and WJSU


  • Added: Jun 18, 2011
  • Length: 01:59:51
  • Purchases: 3