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Live Music: Samantha Sears

November 18, 2017 – 11:05 am | 29 views
From 11/18/2017: Live music with Clarion-based singer/songwriter Samantha Sears. Read the full story »
Youth Expression Showcase

Our weekly radio program invites students in Grades K-12 to perform live on the air. Hear young musicians, singer/songwriters, photographers, writers, poets and other people who express themselves through the arts.

Oral History

SLB Radio’s Oral History Program connects teens with adult role models in their communities. Click here to listen.

Callers

Since 1978, The Saturday Light Brigade has broadcast LIVE spontaneous on-air phone calls from kids and adults as part of its Saturday morning radio program. Now you can hear some of the most memorable calls from people participating in on-air games and other participatory features or simply calling to tell us about something exciting.

Performance

Join us as we celebrate the original talent in our midst with these weekly archives of in-studio performances by regional and national musicians and artists. Folk, bluegrass, jazz, singer/songwriter, international, storytellers and more!

Interviews

Audio replays from the hundreds of arts, human services and other non-profit organizations interviewed by SLB each year.

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Propel Braddock Hills Middle School 2017-2018

November 21, 2017 – 12:00 pm | 20 views

Students from Ms. Neal’s class at Propel Braddock Hills Middle School share their thoughts, advocate for causes, and edit their own audio in the first trimester of radio club.

 

Propel Montour Middle School 2017-2018

November 21, 2017 – 12:00 pm | 25 views
Students from Mr. Pippen's podcast group share their opinions, thoughts and more during radio club.

Veteran’s Appreciation Luncheon at Brashear

November 9, 2017 – 3:59 pm | 10 views
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On Thursday, November 9th, Brashear students welcomed local veterans to the school’s library for lunch, conversation, and recognition of their service. The event was organized by members of The Future is Mine club.

Holy Family Academy 2017

October 30, 2017 – 11:04 am | 24 views
IMG_4825 In Fall 2017, Holy Family Academy students visited the Saturday Light Brigade studios for a weekly class about radio production. These students learned about the background of radio storytelling and developed their skills in interviewing, audio production, and podcasting. Below are some of the works from these students:

Woodland Hills Prime Time 2017-2018

October 26, 2017 – 3:15 am | 111 views
wh logo 6th & 7th graders at Woodland Hills Jr. High School's Prime Time After School program learn the basics of audio production while expressing and reflecting on their personal experiences. A new semester has begun! Listen now to these new students and their thoughts on their future careers.

Spartan Express 2017 – 2018

October 9, 2017 – 5:01 pm | 35 views
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Spartan Express students hit the ground running in our first club meeting! Montour High School hosted the Special Olympics, which welcomed athletes from several area schools for competition and fun. Spartan Express members conducted interviews with students and …

ProjectArt Launches in Pittsburgh

September 20, 2017 – 2:22 pm | 20 views
20170920_172751 The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh welcomes ProjectArt: a national arts education nonprofit organization that provides free after school programming.

The Neighborhood Academy 2017: Future Vision Podcast

September 13, 2017 – 12:00 pm | 109 views
NeighborhoodAcademy Students from The Neighborhood Academy, in collaboration with the Saturday Light Brigade, learn about interviewing, digital audio recording, and editing in preparation for the creation of their podcast series.

RADio: Asset Spotlights from SLB

September 12, 2017 – 12:00 pm | 110 views
RAD_logo2 The Allegheny Regional Asset District (RAD) funds regional assets from one-half of the proceeds of the 1% Allegheny County Sales and Use Tax. RADical Days is an annual event celebrating these assets with free admission, musical and dance performances and family activities offered by arts and culture organizations, parks and recreation, and sports and regional attractions that are funded by RAD.

Pittsburgh Public Schools 2017 Back to School Event

August 23, 2017 – 1:42 pm | 197 views
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Pittsburgh Public School students and parents talk about event activities, special guest Antonio Brown and more.

Teen Media Awards 2017

August 12, 2017 – 12:51 pm | 201 views
P1040638_web On August 12th 2017, The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh hosted the 2017 Teen Media Awards at the library's main branch in Oakland. The ceremony honored the works of Pittsburgh area youth through the Labsy Awards and the Ralph Munn Creative Writing Contest. Youth Express microphones were on hand to hear from members of CLP's staff, teen attendees, and community advocates to capture the spirit of the event.