Programs A-Z

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

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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.

    Jazz Night In America is many things. It’s a weekly radio show from three groups that have...

  • 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...

  • Sarah Opat talks with local up-and-coming bands, artists, and cool people in general across Northwest Indiana and Chicago, exploring how they got their starts, and what plans they have for the future.

  • 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....

  • 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...

  • 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.<...

  • The Latin Alternative is a one hour weekly exploration into the world of Latin rock, funk, hip-hop and electronic music.

    The Latin Alternative is co-hosted by two of the genre’s leading experts, Josh Norek (co-founder of the Latin...

  • Get a complete taste of legendary musicians and up-and-coming bands in these 7 minute interview pieces set to the artists own music. Hosted by Kyle Meredith.

    Kyle Meredith can be seen and heard in Paste Magazine, NYLON Magazine,...

  • The World Cafe with host David Dye serves up an eclectic mix of music from blues, rock, and world, to folk, and alternative country with live performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists. This acclaimed program, distributed...