Wednesday at 5:00 am
Pacifica Radio Archives’ “From the Vault”
Each week the Pacifica Radio Archives chooses a program “From the Vault” of broadcasts in a half-hour program.
Stravinsky’s A Soldier’s Tale December 26, 2018 | 5:00 am
In December 1971 Pacifica radio station WBAI paid tribute to one of the great composers of our time Igor Stravinsky by hosting a live performance of Stravinsky's version of this old tale in L'Histoire du Soldat (The Soldier's Tale). Our hero, on leave from the war meets the Devil disguised as a merchant who is set on purchasing the soldier's violin.. but at what price...? Find out in this complete epic tale. L'histoire du soldat
Audre Lorde – December 12 1980 December 12, 2018 | 5:00 am
This week we feature poet Audre Lorde from a rare recording just after the publication of her book, Cancer Journals. Through her poetry and prose, Audre Lorde gives unique insight into a wide range of subjects from racism to the power of love in the world.
Julio’s Holiday Special December 5, 2018 | 5:00 am
It s time for our yearly Julio s Holiday Special, produced by KPFK s Art s In Review host Julio Martinez. This year we present 2 of his classic programs, a radio Drama based on Charles Dicken s A Christmas Carol and an original program on Chanukah.
Charlene Teters and Wounded Knee November 21, 2018 | 5:00 am
This week on From the Vault, we remember the 125th anniversary of the Wounded Knee Massacre with a 1998 Pacifica program commemorating the 25th anniversary of the American Indian Movement s (AIM) occupation of three buildings on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.
From The Vault: Sounds That Change The World: A No Nukes Reunion November 6, 2018 | 5:00 am
Dr. Michio Kaku leads a discussion with Rock superstars Jackson Browne, Graham Nash, Bonnie Raitt together with Harvey Wasserman to discuss their attempt to stop the revitalization of our Nuclear Energy Program.
Tribute to John Trudell October 10, 2018 | 5:00 am
December 8, 2015, the world lost one of the great activists working for the cause of Native American rights, John Trudell but before we honor John Trudell s life we open the program by revisiting a recording from 2002, long before we started From the Vault.