Ongoing Weekly

Beale Street Caravan

Posted on Apr 1, 2015 in Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

Beale Street Caravan

From the home of the Blues – Memphis, Tennessee – Beale Street Caravan covers the world with the heartfelt sounds and colorful stories of the Blues and its music makers. Each week, Beale Street Caravan takes its audience the greatest Blues venues in Memphis and around the US. The world’s best Blues artists are featured in intimate performances and recorded the way the Blues were meant to be heard – burning up a stage in front of a Blues-loving audience. LENGTH: 1 Hour COST: FREE AVAILABLE:  Content Depot, Download SITE: bealestreetcaravan.com DEMO:...

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With Good Reason

Posted on Jul 21, 2014 in Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

With Good Reason

Each week scholars explore the worlds of literature, science, the arts, politics, history, and business through lively discussion with host Sarah McConnell in a kitchen-table chat format. From the controversies over slave reparations and global warming, to the unique worlds of comic books and wine-making, With Good Reason is always surprising, challenging and fun! LENGTH: 59 minutes or 29 minutes COST: FREE AVAILABLE: Content Depot, PRX, Download, AudioPort WEBSITE:...

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The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Posted on Dec 6, 2013 in Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

The Thomas Jefferson Hour

A Radio Program that Models Civil Discourse, Critical Thinking and Good Citizenship A weekly radio program dedicated to the search for truth in the tradition of Thomas Jefferson. Nationally acclaimed humanities scholar and award winning first person interpreter of Thomas Jefferson, Clay Jenkinson, portrays Jefferson on the program, and he answers listener questions while in the persona of Jefferson–his answers are grounded in the writings and actions of the great man. Explore a current or historical event using both a Jeffersonian lens and a modern-day humanities lens. LENGTH: 1 Hour...

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12th Street Jump

Posted on Nov 2, 2012 in Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 2 comments

12th Street Jump

Live from Kansas City, where Basie tickled the ivories and Dizzy met the Bird, this one hour weekly program celebrates the artists who made Jazz and Blues the quintessential American art form. A talented cast of actors and musicians keep the music alive in a rapid-fire program of topical sketch comedy, jazz and the blues. Hosts Pearl McDonald and Pete Weber, musical director Joe Cartwright, vocalists David Basse and Nedra Dixon, bassist Tyrone Clark and drummer Mike Warren and some very special guests are heard weekly on public radio stations all over the country. 52 weekly one hour programs...

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FOOTLIGHT PARADE

Posted on Mar 29, 2012 in Ongoing Weekly | 0 comments

FOOTLIGHT PARADE

Songs from Broadway and Hollywood musicals, cleverly connected by theme. Host Bill Rudman connects the messages from the lyrics of musicals as far back as the turn of the 20th Century and as current as Broadway’s latest hits, relating them all to his theme du jour — “Transformations,” “Down With Love,” and “To Dub or Not to Dub” are some recent titles. LENGTH: 53 minutes COST: FREE AVAILABLE: Download or PRX SITE:...

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