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BBC World Service

BBC World Service should play a bigger part in your 24/7 news day. Why? Because listeners value international news and the unparalleled journalism and global reach of the BBC. BBC World Service, BBC Newshour, BBC Topline, documentaries and specials, and now BBC Select – watch the video above to see how BBC can complete your news day. Then ask yourself: Are you getting the most of your BBC World Service affiliation?

Hear Chris Thile’s Vision for A Prairie Home Companion

May 4, 2016

Join Us for the Next Two Q&A with Chris Thile!

We’re excited to offer these opportunities for you to ‘meet’ Chris and learn more about the future of A Prairie Home Companion.

RSVP for two more live, hour-long conversations:

Thursday, May 5 at 12 p.m. CST

Wednesday, May 25 at 2 p.m. CST

These will be hosted live on our event page – no separate link or dial-in codes required!

Submit your questions about the new show format and sound prior to and during each event. Questions about pricing, station visits, or whether the show can come to your city should be shared with your Station Representative.

Chris will spend the first half of the conversation sharing his vision, and the second half answering your questions. Shona Koester, APM’s Director of National Distribution, will moderate.

We hope you can join us for one (or both) of these next conversations!



Tags: a-prairie-home-companion

The Current Honors Prince Nationwide with Simulcast of “Nothing Compares 2U”

May 3, 2016

89.3 The Current (KCMP-FM, Saint Paul, MN) is inviting radio stations across the country to honor Prince on Wednesday, May 4, 2016, with a simulcast of his hit song, “Nothing Compares 2 U.”

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Tags: prince Tags: the-current

Celebrate Mexican music with “¡Viva la música!”

Apr 27, 2016

¡Viva la música!” explores rich musical traditions, from the folk influences that inform classical music compositions from Mexico, to the distinctive sounds and Mexican rhythms that are present in the contemporary music we hear throughout the United States today.

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April 27 – WHYS live coverage of Donald Trump foreign policy speech

Apr 27, 2016

Today’s World Have Your Say broadcast at Noon ET will offer live coverage of Donald Trump’s foreign policy speech and reaction from the U.S. and around the world.

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Tags: bbc

BBC World Service, April 26 Special Edition of Click: “Virtual Reality Gets Real”

Apr 25, 2016

Please note the following schedule change for Tuesday, April 26:

An extended hour-long edition of Click will air at 17:00 ET (5:00pm ET), replacing The Inquiry and the shorter Click edition usually aired at that time. This special program is also available for download and broadcast through May 3. Details follow. Read more

Tags: bbc

Starting today: Prince A-Z Web Stream + Special from The Current

Apr 22, 2016

It’s been an incredible 24 hours in the Twin Cities – and around the world – honoring Prince and his legacy.

MPR’s The Current stepped up yesterday in a way no one else could. And they’re not done yet. The station Prince himself admired and supported has 2 more ways that you can give your audiences more Prince, curated from his home town. Read more

Tags: station-update

BBC (APM) World Service, WHYS today on Obama’s UK visit + Prince special available

Apr 22, 2016

Two programming notes from World Have Your Say today:

1) Today’s WHYS edition at Noon ET will have live coverage of President Obama’s visit to the UK.

2) Yesterday’s WHYS special program on Prince is available to broadcast for the next 48 hours.

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Tags: bbc

Updated APM Coverage of Prince’s Death

Apr 21, 2016

As the news regarding the death of pop music superstar Prince develops, Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) is offering continual, rolling coverage until 1600 (4:00 PM) ET on ContentDepot via the program page “Prince News“.  This coverage is available free of charge to all APM affiliate stations.  No contact closures will be provided during this coverage.  There will be a one-minute break from 59:00 to the top of each hour for stations to either breakaway or identify themselves. Read more

Tags: operational Tags: station-update

BBC Wins Peabody Award for Public Service

Apr 20, 2016

Congratulations to the BBC on its Peabody Award for Public Service! The winning programs from across BBC, including World Service, offered in-depth, humane reporting and unique perspectives on Middle Eastern refugees fleeing to Europe. Read more.

Tags: bbc

BBC World Service: Two unique “Identity” programs on Monday, April 18

Apr 14, 2016


BBC’s “Identity” season is in full swing. Please see below for two special programs on Monday, April 18, and also additional programs with extended air windows that are great offers for U.S. audiences.
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