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April 13, 2019 – 11:05 am | 10 views
Live music with Buffalo-based singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Tyler Westcott accompanied by Brendon Gosson on the fiddle and vocals and Sara Hulse on the ukulele and vocals. 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.

2019 WQED Writer’s Contest Promos

January 15, 2019 – 4:28 pm | 24 views
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Check out these promos for the 2019 WQED PBS Kids Writer’s Contest recorded by past winners! To submit your own original illustrated story – or for more details on the contest – visit www.WriteOnKids.org!

Community Library of Allegheny Valley

December 27, 2018 – 11:10 am | 22 views
20181227_141705 SLB traveled north to the Community Library of Allegheny Valley in Natrona Heights for a great workshop with area youth in the teen reading lounge! Take a listen and learn about this group's ambitions and resolutions for 2019 -- as well as some interesting facts about the region. After recording, students also learned the basics of audio editing.

Crossing Fences: 2018 Hazelwood II

December 5, 2018 – 6:00 pm | 64 views
Haz-Cletus2 Hazelwood Voices Vol. II features first-person reflections from ten men as collected by ten boys. Project activities were conducted in collaboration with Center of Life. Listen below for each man's story as well as reflections from the interviewers.

Crossing Fences: 2018 Homewood II

December 5, 2018 – 6:00 pm | 63 views
Home-Vlad3 Homewood Voices Vol. II features first-person reflections from ten men as collected by ten boys. Project activities were conducted in collaboration with Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Listen below for each man's story as well as reflections from the interviewers.

Crossing Fences: 2018 Hill District II

December 5, 2018 – 6:00 pm | 84 views
Hill-Justin2 Hill District Voices Vol. II features first-person reflections from ten men as collected by nine boys. Project activities were conducted in collaboration with Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Listen below for each man's story as well as reflections from the interviewers.

The Ellis School: Culture Jam 2018

November 20, 2018 – 5:36 pm | 33 views
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On November 16th students from across the region (and even a few out of state) gathered at The Ellis School for it’s annual Culture Jam – an event that celebrates diversity and inspires young people to make a change through …

Propel Montour Middle School 2018-2019

November 7, 2018 – 2:37 pm | 40 views
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Featured audio from Mr. Pippen’s podcasting class at Propel Montour Middle School

Propel Braddock Hills Middle School 2018-2019

November 6, 2018 – 4:31 pm | 33 views
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Students from Propel Braddock Hills Middle School’s Radio Club.

Perry After School Academy 2018-19

November 5, 2018 – 2:40 am | 18 views
perry We've had some great After School sessions so far with the students at Perry High School. Check out some of their ideas, opinions, and conversations thus far this school year - and be sure to check back as work is added to their playlist!

Propel Andrew St. 2018-2019

October 29, 2018 – 12:57 pm | 55 views
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High School students from Mr. Cook’s Media Literacy class discuss music, cultural issues and more!