Programs A-Z

  • This is a weekly radio program that spotlights creative individuals involved with and topics about the creative arts on both a regional and national level — guests on "A Look at the Arts" often include authors, actors,...

  • Acoustic Café is a two hour weekly radio show, and an independent media production of RDR Radio, LLC. The program is produced and hosted by Rob Reinhart, who started the show in 1995. Find out a bit more history here.

    Each week,...

  • The origins of Afterglow are rather misty now, but dogged detective work based entirely on an offhand reply from creator Dick Bishop leads us to believe that the program debuted on WFIU sometime in the late 1970s.

    Dick took the title of...

  • A weekly music show and daily blog hosted by Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton dedicated to finding music you’ll fall in love with and change your life!

    All Songs Considered started in 2000. It was inspired and first featured music heard on...

  • NPR's evening news magazine. All Things Considered is serious news, frivolous fun and everything in between.

  • NPR Music’s program dedicated to Latin Alternative music and rock in Spanish is hosted by Jasmine Garsd and Felix Contreras

  • Ask Me Another is the rambunctious live show from NPR and WNYC that blends brainteasers, pub trivia, comedy and music into an hour of mind-bending fun. Host Ophira...

  • BackStory is a public radio program & podcast that brings historical perspective to the events happening around us today. On each show, renowned U.S. historians Ed Ayers, Peter Onuf, and Brian Balogh tear a topic from the headlines and...

  • Each week, Beale Street Caravan brings the Sounds of Memphis to an international public radio audience. Live, concert performances from contemporary masters of blues, soul, and rock n roll traditions. The program is hosted by Pat Mitchell...

  • Steve Cushing hosts this long-running, all night, blues heritage showcase spotlighting music of the 1920s – 1960s.

  • Bullseye is a public radio show about what's good in popular culture. With a keen editorial eye, Bullseye sifts the wheat from the chaff, and brings you hot culture picks, in-depth interviews with the most revered and revolutionary creative...

  • The popular Post-Tribune columnist hosts an hour of local issues and conversation.

  • Celtic Connections began in 1991 as a local program hosted by Bryan Kelso Crow and produced in the studios of WSIU Radio in Carbondale, Illinois for broadcast across southern and east central Illinois and northwestern Kentucky. Since its...

  • Jim ‘Ang’ Anderson hosts “Confessin The Blues” every Friday at Midnight (Saturdays at 12 AM), to kick off our Blues Night.

    Ang talks with blues musicians about their upcoming projects, new releases, and features Chicago and Northwest...

  • The NPR show where host and producer David Dye, with contributing host Talia Schlanger present new & significant music and the artists who create it.

  • A daily, global, independent news hour anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Democracy Now! presents daily headlines followed by in-depth discussions from a rich diversity of people and perspectives rarely heard...

  • Folk Alley host Matt Watroba collects the best in traditional and contemporary folk, Americana and roots music from the latest releases, classics, exclusive Folk Alley in-studio and live concert recordings. Two discreet hours each week.

  • For one hour every week, Julia takes listeners around the world as she explores a theme that touches the human spirit. From steel drum bands to didgeridoos, from Americana to Arabesque, Julia and her listeners consider how the traditions,...

  • Global Village is a world music show directed and hosted by radio and world music veteran Chris Heim. Produced by KMUW in Wichita, Kansas, Global Village is heard in more than 20 states from Alaska to Connecticut, Minnesota to Texas.

  • A David Gans "solo electric" performance is likely to consist of several elements: country-blues-style fingerpicking; loop-based improvisations created live in the moment; sweetly-sung ballads, original or borrowed; Grateful Dead songs...

  • Supreme Court rulings. Breaking news. Thoughtful interviews.

    A live production of NPR and WBUR Boston, in collaboration with public radio stations across the country, Here & Now reflects the fluid world of news as it’s happening in...

  • Join Larry Knudsen from the Ho Chunk Nation, as he brings you a mix of Indigenous music. Enjoy live interviews and a mix of new music from our Indigenous musicians from around the Western Hemisphere.

    The Indigenous in Music Radio Show...

  • Along with NPR Music’s partners at WBGO and Jazz At Lincoln Center, we’re proud to announce a new public media initiative: Jazz Night In America. You can check it out on your local public radio station, as well as online at npr.org/jazznight.<...

  • Jazz Odyssey is your journey through the world of Modern Jazz. Host Chris Kuborn takes the listener on a musical journey through the latest sounds in Jazz.

    Each week I feature a recording, artist, group or recordings from a specific...

  • Jazz Organic is a one-hour weekly radio program celebrating America’s original art-form uniquely played on the tone-wheel organ. From “Wild Bill” Davis and Jimmy Smith, to Joey DeFrancesco, to the next generation of B3 artists, Jazz Organic...

  • Maria Hinojosa is the host of NPR's Latino USA, a weekly magazine of news and culture produced by The Futuro Media Group.

    Latino USA is broadcast each weekend by many public radio stations across the country. Check your local station's...

  • Marketplace, hosted by Kai Ryssdal, is the only daily business news program originating in Los Angeles. The 30-minute program, with a reporting style that is lively and unexpected, airs weekday evenings on public radio stations across...

  • Welcome to The Midnight Special, one of the most enduring syndicated folk music radio programs from the WFMT Radio Network. The Midnight Special was established in Chicago on 98.7 WFMT-FM in 1953, and went national in 1971. It has stayed...

  • Longtime region radio and music scene icon Tom Lounges hosts this weekly hour of music and conversation with a wide variety of guest musicians, ranging from international legends to local talent on the rise. All genres of music is covered —...

  • Morning Edition is NPR's flagship morning news program. You can hear us on hundreds of stations around the country starting at 4 am CT.

  • Night Lights, is a weekly one-hour jazz radio program hosted by David Brent Johnson, focusing on jazz from the 1945-1990 era—a timespan that, as Johnson notes, “weirdly parallels Miles Davis on record and the Cold War.”

    Covering artists...

  • Hosted by award-winning journalist Tom Ashbrook, On Point is broadcast every weekday on NPR stations around the country. Produced by WBUR in Boston, On Point’s vibrant conversation covers everything from breaking news to ancient poetry, and...

  • Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.

  • Each week on Reel Discovery, host Kristin Dreyer Kramer takes a quick look at the latest in movies -- from the hottest new blockbusters to little-known indies and even Blu-ray releases. Whether you prefer explosive action movies or quiet dramas...

  • Addressing the most important local issues facing the Region during a daily hour of stimulating conversation with local news-makers.

  • One hour weekly series featuring music of the Rolling Stones as well as their influences and those they have influenced.

    This is a one hour weekly program focused on the music of the Rolling Stones and significant events in their nearly...

  • Each week on Shelf Discovery, host Kristin Dreyer Kramer offers listeners a brief look inside the pages of a new book. From mysteries to memoirs, classics to chick lit, busy readers are sure to find plenty of picks to add to their shelves. On...

  • Snap Judgment - Storytelling, with a BEAT. From WNYC.

  • Sound Ideas explores the artistry of jazz, blues, and the spoken word. Hosted by Clay Ryder, each episode explores a different theme or genre of the jazz idiom through recorded performances pulled from more than eighty years of recorded art....

  • Jamie Hoover hosts Sounds from the Mother Road a weekly exploration of the last 70 years of American Roots Music, featuring western swing, country, rockabilly,cowboy tunes and the artists who continue those traditions today. The Mother Road has...

  • Sounds Jewish is a weekly program hosted by Andy Muchin for MPB Music Radio. Andy’s encyclopedic knowledge of Jewish music of all different genres creates a unique sound for Sunday afternoons. In one program, you might hear a...

  • Strange Currency brings together a wildly diverse range of music in each show, whether the early sounds of Frank Zappa or emerging artists such as Django Django, the sound of classic but underappreciated acts such as Rory Gallagher or newer...

  • Stuck in the Psychedelic Era is a weekly two hour radio show featuring music from roughly the years 1964-70. The show is rooted in the music generated by self-contained American bands of the late 1960s (and their British inspirations), yet is...

  • A weekly program dedicated to Hammond’s legendary radio raconteur, Jean Shepherd. He’s best known these days for writing and narrating “A Christmas Story.” From the 1950s through 1970s, Shepherd hosted a nightly radio broadcast – usually an...

  • An idea is the one gift that you can hang onto even after you’ve given it away. Welcome to TED Radio Hour hosted by Guy Raz – a journey through fascinating ideas: astonishing inventions, fresh approaches to old problems, new ways to...

  • The Appetizer Radio Show began as a project for D Grant Smith while studying at Abilene Christian University and working for the local public radio station KACU in 2003. Interested in a wide variety of music from an early age, Smith wondered if...

  • Kent Lindquist and Bill Satterlee host two hours of the finest mainstream jazz you’ll hear anywhere, including recordings from Northwest Indiana musicians and greats from across the entire spectrum of jazz. Production engineer: Dave Woodworth.<...

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