Chris Thile steps to the mic as the new host of the live public radio variety show A Prairie Home Companion. Download Chris’s Song of the Week plus other highlights from the broadcast. Produced by American Public Media. Twitter: @prairie_home
Afropop worldwide is your source for music and stories from the African planet. We explore the the world through sound, from the ancient past to the cutting edge present, combining music, history, and culture. Distributed by PRI.
Marketplace from American Public Media is the premier business news show on public radio. Host Kai Ryssdal and the Marketplace team deliver news that matters, from your wallet to Wall Street. Online at Marketplace.org
The global economy is hard at work while Americans sleep, but they can catch up and keep up with Marketplace Morning Report, a quick comprehensive update on the world of business and finance. From Marketplace, American Public Media's premier business...
America's funniest auto mechanics take calls from weary car owners all over the country, and crack wise while they diagnose Dodges and dismiss Diahatsus. You don't have to know anything about cars to love this one hour weekly laugh fest.
Ether Game is a weekly radio guessing game. Mainly classical music is featured, although movie soundtracks, jazz, folk, and rock idioms have often found their way onto the show. The game is geared towards the classical music buff, and just about...
Fresh Air opens the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics. Terry Gross hosts this multi-award-winning daily interview and features program.
Veteran actor (The Wire, Tremé) and New Orleans native Wendell Pierce brings outstanding performances each week from Jazz at Lincoln Center's House of Swing. Each week, Pierce brings the story of jazz through music and the players in their own words.
Afterglow is a weekly one-hour radio program of jazz and American popular song hosted by David Brent Johnson and produced by WFIU Public Radio.
All Things Considered is the most listened-to, afternoon drive-time, news radio program in the country. Every weekday for two-hour, hosts Audie Cornish, Kelly McEvers, Ari Shapiro, and Robert Siegel present the program's trademark mix of the biggest...
From the Home of the Blues and the Birthplace of Rock and Roll, it’s time for the best in Blues on Beale Street Caravan! Hosted by Pat Mitchell, Beale Street Caravan broadcasts live recordings of Memphis music, featuring seasoned veterans alongside up...
Modules of classical music. Peter Van de Graff draws music selections from all eras, but focuses on works from Baroque, Classical and Romantic eras.
Hosted by Elliott Forrest, with commentary by the Chamber Music Society's Artistic Director, David Shifrin, these programs are recorded live by The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and are produced by WQXR-FM in New York City.
Weekly CSO broadcasts offer a unique format that includes dynamic and innovative content to illustrate the fascinating stories found inside the music, with insight from the performers themselves.
From the sublime realm of Chant to the passion of an Italian Baroque violin sonata - Harmonia, a weekly radio program, brings the music of these earlier periods to life, as performers of today cast new light on the music of the distant past.
While many people bemoan jazz's shrinking audience, one jazz radio program's ubiquity practically rivals that of 'I Love Lucy' reruns - at any given moment, someone, somewhere is listening to "Jazz with Bob Parlocha".
The Metropolitan Opera’s Saturday matinee broadcasts are the longest-running continuous classical music program in radio history. The live opera radio broadcasts are augmented with informative and live intermission features including essays and...
Up-to-the-minute news, background analysis, commentary, and coverage of arts and sports. That unique mix of news and culture has made this enduring program a national favorite.
These broadcasts represent the Orchestra's entire season, and will include interviews with Philharmonic musicians, guest artists and conductors.
Night Lights, is a weekly one-hour jazz radio program hosted by David Brent Johnson, focusing on jazz from the 1945-1990 era. “I try to make each show a sort of cultural narrative about whatever artist or theme I’m highlighting. It’s great music and...
Dick Estell, host and narrator of the program heard daily on more than 100 public radio stations across the country, has been named one of the best voices in the last quarter of this century. The five-day-a-week, half-hour broadcast brings about a...
During this weekly, one-hour program, host Jim Svejda reviews a wide variety of classical recordings and highlights renown classical artists. Svejda is also the author of, what he calls, "an irreverent, selective and highly opinionated recordings...