Programs A-Z

  • All Things Acoustic features music from the “edge of technology”:  traditional and contemporary folk music, the latest singer-songwriters, old-time string band music, and international music that does not rely on electric instruments. ...

  • On May 03, 1971, All Things Considered debuted on 90 public radio stations. It is now the most listened-to, afternoon drive-time, news radio program in the country. Every weekday, the two-hour show is hosted by Alisa Chang, Audie...

  • Enjoy bluegrass favorites every Saturday night with host Jeff Miller.

  • Get the latest news and information from the world's most respected news source. BBC World Service delivers up-to-the-minute news, expert analysis, commentary, features and interviews seven days a week.

  • Hosted by chart-topping jazz and classical flutist Kim Scott, Block Party Radio is an upbeat, urbane program. More information about Scott and BPR at the link below:

    http:/...

  • Founded in 1891, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra is consistently hailed as one of the greatest orchestras in the world. In collaboration with the best conductors and guest artists on the international music scene, the CSO performs well over one...

  • Classical Guitar Alive features great music and fascinating interviews with many of the world's leading guitar performers and composers. Join host Tony Morris for an unabashedly enthusiastic and fast-paced romp through the classical repertory...

  • A wide range of classical music, from old favorites to new composers.

    For more Music features, visit our Arts& Life page.

  • Crunk Culture is a commentary about creative and sometimes cursory perspectives and responses to popular culture and representations of identity. Dr. Robin Boylorn defines "crunk" as resisting conformity and confronting injustice out loud....

  • Classical performances captured live and featuring some of the world's classical stars performing in Germany's palaces, churches and concert halls.

  • Recently retired as English professor at The University of Alabama, Dr. Noble's  specialties are Southern and American literature.  He also hosts Bookmark on Alabama Public Television.

    Don Noble's reviews can be heard most Mondays at 7...

  • Opening the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics.

    https://www.npr.org/programs/fresh-air/

  • Tune in as your host Dave Clark takes you back to the era of the big bands each Sunday evening.

  • This award-winning, one-hour, weekly news magazine explores the topical issues that shape the European continent, including interviews, background features and cultural reports from correspondents throughout the region.

  • The nation's leading religious news magazine.

    http://www.interfaithradio.org/

  • Invisibilia is about the unseen forces that control human behavior -- things like ideas, beliefs, assumptions, and thoughts. Co-hosted by Lulu Miller and Alix Spiegel, who helped create Radiolab and This American Life...

  • It's Been a Minute first debuted as a podcast and has now moved to on-air distribution. It's another way of saying "let's catch up," and host Sam Sanders and guest journalists do just that every Saturday, engaging in conversation not just about...

  • Host Cam Marston brings us fun weekly commentaries on generational and demographic trends to provide new ways to interpret the changing world around us. You can learn more about Cam and his research at

  • Recorded live every Saturday, Live from Here with host Chris Thile is a weekly gathering place where people can relax and enjoy incredible performances together from both emerging and seasoned artists. 

  • In-depth focus on the latest business news both nationally and internationally, the global economy, and wider events linked to the financial markets. The only national daily business news program originating from the West Coast, Marketplace is...

  • Milk Street Radio is a weekly hour-long public radio broadcast and podcast. Host Christopher Kimball goes anywhere and everywhere to ask questions and get answers about food, cooking, culture, wine, farming, restaurants, literature, and the...

  • Produced and distributed by NPR in Washington, D.C., Morning Edition draws on reporting from correspondents based around the world, and producers and reporters in locations in the United States. This reporting is supplemented by NPR Member...

  • Recorded in front of a live audience, the program features performances from seasoned legends and emerging stars in genres ranging from folk, blues, and country to indie rock, synth pop, world music, alternative and beyond. Produced by West...

  • Founded in 1842 by a group of local musicians led by American-born Ureli Corelli Hill, the New York Philharmonic is by far the oldest symphony orchestra in the United States, and one of the oldest in the world. It currently plays some 180...

  • 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.<...

  • Performance Today features live concerts by famous artists in concert halls around the globe and from the American Public Media studios as well as interviews, news and features. Listeners to Performance Today, on any given day, may hear from...

  • We've heard the news, but we want to know what really happened. That's what Reveal is all about: finding out what's going on behind the scenes, hidden from public view. Produced by PRX and the Center for Investigative Reporting, Reveal is a...

  • The San Francisco Symphony sets the highest possible standard for excellence in musical performance at home and around the world; Enriches, serves, and shapes cultural life throughout the spectrum of Bay Area communities; Maintains financial...

  • Your requests plus NPR news at Noon, hosted by David Duff.

  • Speaking of Pets with host Mindy Norton is for people who care about pets and about humane treatment for animals in general, and who want to celebrate that special relationship between us and our animal companions.

  • Alabama politics is the source for great storytelling. And, few weave tales from the state's halls of power better than Alabama Public Radio's Steve Flowers. Every Wednesday at 7:45 am and 4:44 pm, Steve recalls the colorful characters from...

  • The following interviews were recorded at StoryCorps, a national initiative to record and collect stories of everyday people. Excerpts were selected and produced by Alabama Public Radio. 

  • The Thacker Mountain Radio Hour is a weekly radio show featuring author readings and a wide array of musical performances from the square in Oxford, Mississippi. More program information at http:/...

  • Presented in a variety of formats for a variety of audiences, The Cleveland Orchestra is acknowledged among the world's vety best orchestras. Musical Director Welser-Most's creative vision has given the orchestra an unequaled opportunity to...

  • Dale Owen hosts two hours of music from the best vocalists in pop and jazz. You'll hear time-honored standards and favorites, along with selections from new artists and collections.

  • The Daily draws on the unrivaled quality and expertise of The New York Times’s global footprint of more than 1,450 journalists. The Daily podcast has found massive success, becoming the most-downloaded new show in...

  • The Moth Radio Hour returns to APR... Originally formed by writer George Dawes Green as an intimate gathering of friends on a porch in Georgia where moths would flutter in through a hole in the screen, The Moth features humorous, heartbreaking...

  • More than just talking about recipes, The Splendid Table explores everything about food: the culture, the science, the history, the back stories and the deeper meanings that come together every time people sit down to enjoy a meal.

  • This American Life is a weekly public radio show broadcast on more than 500 stations to about 2.1 million listeners. It is produced by Chicago Public Media, delivered to stations by PRX The Public Radio Exchange, and has won all of the major...

  • In radio, a two-way is a one-on-one discussion. It's a casual, laid-back conversation.

    At Alabama Public Radio we interview people daily and sometimes those interviews go a little long or never quite find a place on air. But we'll never...

  • 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 what's...

  • The program 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.

  • The program 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.

  • Wind & Rhythm is a one-hour weekly broadcast devoted to the music of Wind Bands.  The show features Wind Symphonies, Wind Ensembles, Wind Orchestras, Concert Bands, Symphonic Bands and Brass Bands with small brass, reed, and percussion...

  • APR will no longer be carrying XPoNential Radio, but for those who wish to learn more about their programming, please visit their website at:  

    http://www.xponentialradio.org/...