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July 24, 2021 – 11:05 am | 10 views

From 07/24/2021: Live music with Alice Howe and Freebo in advance of their 8/26 (6:30 pm) Songspace at First Unitarian concert at Baum Grove Park.

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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.


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.


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!


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

Ned Schano & Little Brother Dennis

July 13, 2007 – 2:58 pm | 2,502 views

Meet our Big Brother/Big Sister of the month.

This segment is created in partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh and is made possible with support from SUPERCUTS.

Listen to the segments as they appeared on The Saturday …

Manchester Academic Charter School Graduation 2007

June 9, 2007 – 3:39 pm | 2,943 views
Manchester Academic Charter School Graduation 2007 SLB helps 8th graders prepare audio essays reflecting on their transition from Middle School to High School in a project funded by the Dominion Foundation.

Blue Apple Bluez

July 29, 2006 – 5:22 pm | 2,912 views

Point Park University’s Radio Theatre Camp

Students from Point Park University’s Summer in the City Radio Theatre Camp together with the Children’s Museum wrote and produced an amazing radio drama. They created their own sound effects and characters and with …

West Virginia Teachers

June 21, 2006 – 3:24 pm | 2,936 views
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Thirty-five teachers…thirty-five perspectives on career path, challenges and special moments. This 6 minute montage celebrates the views of participants in West Virginia University’s Summer Instritute for Teaching Excellence in the Arts, Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, June 21 2006

West Virginia …

Avalon Elementary Radio Book Reviews

March 12, 2005 – 4:06 pm | 1,529 views
Book-Pile_1 In February and March 2005, Avalon Elementary School in the Northgate School District created Radio Book Reviews as part of a unique pilot project in which 18 students wrote personal book reviews, prepared them for broadcast, and voiced their opinions using professional recording equipment from the studios of SLB Radio Productions. The reviews were released March 12, 2005 at the Northgate Arts Odyssey, a district-wide celebration of the arts.