• 2002
  • 8:26
  • USA

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Hard-Hearted Hannah

By Joni Murphy

Eighteen-year-old Hannah Hoose describes growing up as a part of her family's folk band, with all its healthy snacks, archetypal psychodramas, and oddly compelling songs. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #179 The Dreams Show

By Multiple producers

This week: dreams and dreamers of all kinds - lucid, fictional, public and elusive. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #113: The Journey Show

By Various

This hour: journeys to the far north, the moon, and other places near and far. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Red Brick Houses

By Carol Spindel

Here's a conversation with my 92 year-old neighbor Liza about how our neighborhood has changed since 1959, with "Mack the Knife" played on ukelele by fellow neighbor Tom Bassett. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Her Beautiful Brown Burden

By Ashley Kim

Little did I know that my neighbor has a special gift, which I'd like to call a beautiful brown burden. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:37
  • USA

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Musings Over Coffee

By Sandra Sleight-Brennan

Half commentary, half documentary, the inscription on this coffee mug took me back to old memories. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • USA

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I Would Like to Introduce You to My Mom

By Molly Adams

This is an ode to my mother and to all the similarities between us that I'm learning to embrace with the help of Tommy James and the Shondells. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Ten Daughters One Dairy, The Brown Family Farm

By Emily Newton

The Brown Family farm was run by ten daughters. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 24:47
  • USA

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Yes, There Is a Baby

By Jonathan Goldstein, Alex Blumberg & Ira Glass

In the 1940s, when he was 16 years old, Myron Jones was allowed to stay up late any night of the week and hang out at bars or wherever he pleased, but his mother barely let his older sister Carol out of the house at all. So the siblings devised a plan. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 25:28
  • USA

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How Do You Get to Carnegie Hall?

By Brenda Hutchinson

For one month during the summer of 1996, producer Brenda Hutchinson drove her piano from New York City to San Francisco in the back of a U-Haul truck. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 1:24
  • USA

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A Cold Freezin Night - 12

By Matthew McVickar

A nostalgic recollection of a late night out driving around and swimming with friends a few summers ago back on Cape Cod, where I grew up. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 35:27
  • USA

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Wellington, Texas

By Katherine Wells

When you enter Wellington, Texas, one of the first things you see is a large billboard that says: Welcome to Wellington: Great Past, Bright Future. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 0:00
  • USA

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Everything Sounds Episode #11: Microphone Museum

By George Drake Jr. & Craig Shank

The invention of the microphone changed many aspects of modern life beginning in the late 1800's, but today most of us take these simple machines for granted. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:06
  • USA

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The Searchers (Based on a True Story)

By David P. Earle

Where do lost stories go? Potato pancakes are involved. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

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The Gray Wisteria of Gilman Terrace

By Katherine Perry

When we bought our dream fixer-up home on Gilman Terrace, my husband and I knew that it came with sad past--but we weren’t prepared, when we unlocked the door, to find a house full of someone else’s life. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Mousetrap Enthusiasts

By Jamie Dell'Apa

My brother and I thought the greatest Christmas gift we ever gave each other were mousetrap stocking stuffers . . . (more)

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  • 2004
  • 60:09
  • USA

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Re:sound #3: The Karaoke Tupperware Show

By Assorted producers

This hour: karaoke as marital therapy, a man tries to cure his stutter, the weird world of Tupperware parties, and more. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 56:34
  • UK

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Like Blackpool Went Through Rock

By Sara Parker

In the late 1950s, folk musicians Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger and BBC radio producer Charles Parker joined forces on a radio endeavor unlike anything the BBC (or the world, for that matter) had heard before. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:41
  • USA

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Sweet Memory Rooh Afzah

By Madeline Miller

Eva Panjwani was five years old when she emigrated from Pakistan to the United States. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 27:40
  • UK

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Heel, Toe, Step Together

By Katie Burningham

Bob Hill, 86, has been dancing on and off since he was 16 years old. (more)

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