Programs A-Z

  • All Songs Considered is NPR's guide to discovering new music below the radar. Every week, host Bob Boilen and producer Robin Hilton go through hundreds of new cds to find sneak previews of music that's worth getting excited about, whether it's...

  • On May 3, 1971, at 5 p.m., All Things Considered debuted on 90 public radio stations.

    In the 40 years since, almost everything about the program has changed, from the hosts, producers, editors and reporters to the length of the...

  • International news, analysis and information from the BBC World Service. In-depth news and sport with audio, video and forums.

  • Hungry for more stories on science, culture and technology?

    Check out Brain Food: Insights and Discoveries from Northern Arizona. From ground breaking scientific research to global music projects, Brain Food profiles...

  • Car Talk from NPR. Car advice, tips, troubleshooting, and answers to your car questions.

    Celebrating 35 Years of Car Talk
    An NPR Interview with
    Click & Clack

    It’s hard...

  • Celtic Connections offers radio listeners a wide variety of traditional and contemporary music associated with the western European lands occupied at one time or another by people of the Celtic tribes and their descendants,...

  • Hailed as the number one US Orchestra in the world by the venerable British publication Gramophone, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra continues this quarter with more concerts from Symphony Center, the home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

  • A nationally syndicated classical music service dedicated to live classical music programming 24 hours a day, seven days a week

     

  • Classical music through the night.

  • In 1979, Diane Rehm took over as host of WAMU's mid-day program, Kaleidoscope, and in 1984, the name was changed to The Diane Rehm Show. In all the ensuing years, Diane has offered listeners thoughtful and lively conversations...

  • The Colorado Plateau is one of North America’s human and environmental treasures. Ancient cultures have called this land of sun-baked deserts and lush mountain landscapes home for centuries.

  • Fresh Air with Terry Gross, the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues, is one of public radio's most popular programs. Each week, nearly 4.5 million people listen to the show's intimate conversations broadcast...

  • Music from the Hearts of Space, Slow Music for Fast Times. Space music, slow music, ambient music, electronic music.

  • Writer Rose Houk and geologist Michael Collier take us to places on the Colorado Plateau in the new monthly KNAU series "Land Lines." Tune into Morning Edition and All Things Considered every third Thursday of the month as they explore places...

  • Each year since its founding in 1919, the Los Angeles Philharmonic has been hailed as Southern California’s leading performing arts institution. Today, under the dynamic leadership of Venezuelan Gustavo Dudamel, who in 2009 became the orchestra...

  • American Public Media's Marketplace presents news on business, economics, and money for the rest of us

  • Radio program that takes a look at the effect money has on us, and in turn—what affects our money.

  • Every weekday for over three decades, NPR's Morning Edition has taken listeners around the country and the world with two hours of multi-faceted stories and commentaries that inform, challenge and occasionally amuse. Morning...

  • While maintaining the civility and fairness that are the hallmarks of public radio, OTM tackles sticky issues with a frankness and transparency that has built trust with listeners and led to more than a tripling of its audience in five years.<...

  • American Public Media's Performance Today features live concerts by famous artists in concert halls around the globe and from the American Public Media studios.

  • The only live music and variety show aired nationwide today, A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, music, and Garrison Keillor.

  • Radiolab, with Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich, is a radio show and podcast weaving stories and science into sound and music-rich documentaries.  www.radiolab.org

  • Scott Thybony’s Canyon Commentaries enhance our understanding of the unique Southwest region - the land, people, cultures, and traditions – through vibrant storytelling, history, and thoughtful reflection.   Visit Scott's 

  • Snap Judgment has a raw, intimate, and musical brand of storytelling that dares listeners to see a sliver of the world through the eyes of another. Snap Judgment host Glynn Washington takes listeners on a narrative journey - leaping from one...

  • KNAU's monthly series of book reviews with Flagstaff author Mary Sojourner, featuring books about Arizona and the Four Corners region that evoke the rich landscapes and cultures of the Southwest. 

    If you would like your book reviewed by...

  • StarDate is the public education and outreach arm of the University of Texas McDonald Observatory. Our radio program airs daily on more than 300 stations. And our popular bimonthly astronomy magazine is the perfect skywatching companion for...

  • Show features Baroque and early music written before 1750.

  • When Americans want to be a part of the national conversation, they turn to Talk of the Nation, NPR's live, midday news-talk program. Host Neal Conan leads a productive...

  • There is no greater opening to possibility than the birth of an idea, created out of inspired imagination and spread far and wide at the speed of light. It is with total delight that we announce the TED Radio Hour. ...

  • 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...

  • PRI’s The World is a one-hour, weekday radio news magazine offering a mix of news, features, interviews, and music from around the globe. Launched in 1996, PRI’s The World, a co-production of WGBH/Boston, PRI, and the BBC World Service, airs...

  • So usually we just say what we're not. We're not a news show or a talk show or a call-in show. We're not really formatted like other radio shows at all. Instead, we do these stories that are like movies for radio. There are people in dramatic...

  • One of NPR's most popular music programs is created in the foothills of the Scottish Highlands. When you turn your radio on, you're there too.

    On The Thistle & Shamrock®, award-winning...

  • Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment world while figuring out what's real news and...

  • Weekend Edition wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories

  • World Cafe showcases indie rock, singer-songwriters, folk, alternative country, blues, and world music. Produced by WXPN, Philadelphia.