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Extended edition of The Inquiry – Tuesday, May 31st at 10:00 am ET

May 26, 2016

BBC World Service is airing an extended edition of The Inquiry: Are We Facing Cancer the Right Way on Tuesday, May 31st at 10:00 am ET. This will replace the regularly scheduled The Inquiry and Discovery.

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BBC World Service – “Global Questions: Democracy Versus Prosperity”

May 23, 2016

BBC World Service is airing a special program on Africa, “Global Questions: Democracy Versus Prosperity”,  on Saturday, May 28 at 2:00pm ET and Sunday, May 29 at 7:00am ET. This will replace regularly scheduled programming at those times. Read more

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Chris Thile: Ready for “A Prairie Home Companion”

May 20, 2016

The Minneapolis Star-Tribune asks Chris Thile, Garrison Keillor, and Bela Fleck…“Is Chris Thile ready to replace Garrison Keillor on A Prairie Home Companion?”

The origins & future of A Prairie Home Companion

May 26, 2016

“Chris Thile (the new host) is a free spirit, and he needs to spread his wings and jump off the roof.”

The Saturday Evening Post interviews Garrison Keillor on how the long-running radio show came to be, and what role he’ll play in the future.

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Conversation with Chris Thile – 5.5.16

May 26, 2016

We’re excited to host live conversations with Chris Thile, the future host of A Prairie Home Companion.

If you missed our conversation with Chris last Thursday, you can hear/see it here. We’re excited about Chris’ vision for the show and the wide variety of guests he has in mind.

We’ll host one more live, hour-long conversation on Wednesday, May 25 at 2 p.m. CST, hosted live on our event page – no separate link or dial-in codes required! RSVP NOW.

Submit your questions about the new show format and sound prior to and during the event. Please continue to share questions about pricing, station visits, or whether your city can host the live show with your Station Representative.

Shona Koester, APM’s Director of National Distribution, will moderate. Any remaining questions will be answered via email, posted on our event page, and added to our list of FAQ.

We hope you can join us for one more conversation!

Tags: a-prairie-home-companion

TODAY: BBC Interview with Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff

May 6, 2016

With impeachment looming, the Brazilian President is fighting for her political survival.

The BBC’s Latin America correspondent Wyre Davies speaks to President Dilma Rousseff about the accusations against her, the widening corruption scandal and the state of democracy in Brazil. Read more

Tags: bbc

Hear Chris Thile’s Vision for A Prairie Home Companion

May 26, 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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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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Tags: station-update

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

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