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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.

Higher Achievement: PPS Sterrett 2018-2019

October 23, 2018 – 4:10 pm | 31 views
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Higher Achievement: PPS Langley 2018-2019

October 23, 2018 – 4:05 pm | 25 views
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Montour Spartan Express 2018-2019

October 2, 2018 – 3:23 pm | 45 views
Spartan Express We're in full swing at Montour High School and excited hear the great audio the Spartan Express students create this year!

B.F. Jones Memorial Library

September 29, 2018 – 4:51 pm | 56 views
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We’re thrilled to be working with young people at the B.F. Jones Memorial Library in Aliquippa! Over the course of our Saturday sessions we’ll be helping area students make thoughtful recordings and learn the basics of audio editing.…

Propel Northside Community Wellness Center Opening

September 13, 2018 – 3:38 pm | 187 views
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On September 13th, Propel Northside celebrated the opening of the Propel Northside Community Wellness Center. Our microphones were rolling to find out more about the exciting new initiative.

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Woodland Hills Prime Time 2018-2019

September 11, 2018 – 3:00 am | 46 views
wh logo 6th, 7th, & 8th 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.

Propel Braddock Hills STEM Camp 2018

August 22, 2018 – 3:35 pm | 82 views
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In the summer of 2018, five Propel Braddock Hills Middle School students participated in field trips to Alcosan, PPG, the FBI, MSA, and Inventionland in Pittsburgh, PA  to learn about their work explore various careers in STEM fields. Upon conclusion, …

Faison Back to School Event

August 20, 2018 – 11:21 am | 32 views
20180820_142014 Youth Express microphones were rolling at Pittsburgh Faison for PPS' Back to School event! Take a listen to students from all over the district to hear about the day's offerings, as well as what they are excited for this school year.

Northside Stories…

August 9, 2018 – 12:22 pm | 99 views
forNV-01 On May 7, 2018,in collaboration with Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation, thirty-four 6th graders from Manchester Academic Charter School interviewed people who live and work on the Northside to learn more about its buildings, history and people. This audio contains excerpts from these interviews.This project was made possible with funding support from the McSwigan Family Foundation.

Getting to the Point Season 2

August 6, 2018 – 12:00 pm | 192 views
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In Summer 2018, eight students created these radio features while taking part in The Heinz Endowments Youth Philanthropy Internship Program. The resulting features cover issues identified by the interns during research and field work conducted throughout the summer. While SLB provided training and coaching, the features presented below were conceived and created entirely by the students. Students also recorded reflections of their summer experience.