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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 music that's worth getting excited about.

  • All Things Considered brings listeners the biggest stories of the day, thoughtful commentaries, insightful features on the quirky and the mainstream in arts and life, music and entertainment, all brought alive through sound.

  • Every week, Alt.Latino introduces listeners to new alternative Latin music, including diverse genres such as cumbia, Mexican garage rock, Panamanian rap, heavy metal mariachi and many more boundary-blurring sounds from around the world...

  • America Abroad is an award-winning documentary radio program distributed by Public Radio International (PRI) and broadcast on public radio stations nationwide. Each month, we take an in-depth look at one critical issue in international affairs...

  • Ask Me Another brings the lively spirit and healthy competition of your favorite trivia night right to your ears. With a rotating cast of funny people, puzzle writers and VIP guests, it features the wit of host Ophira Eisenberg, the...

  • Assignment: Radio is KGOU's student-produced public affairs program focusing on issues and events on the University of Oklahoma campus.

    Each semester since Fall 2004, the staff of KGOU has helped a small group of University of...

  • Backstage Jazz takes you behind the music and into the lives of America’s top jazz musicians. The program features a mix of live music recorded at jazz venues across Oklahoma and surrounding regions, combined with fresh new album...

  • Interviews, news and analysis of the day's global events.

    Distributed in the United States by American Public Media.

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  • Interviews, news and analysis of the day's global events.

    Distributed in the United States by American Public Media.

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  • From the Home of the Blues and the Birthplace of Rock and Roll, it’s time for the best in Blues! Beale Street Caravan broadcasts live recordings of Memphis music and its derivative forms to an international audience...

  • Brazilian Hour promotes the best Brazilian music and culture all around the world. Produced by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brazil.

    About the host:

    If not for Sergio Mielniczenko, the world of Brazilian music might...

  • A weekly feature produced in partnership with the Journal Record, Oklahoma's weekday newspaper and website specializing in business, legislative and legal news. Editor Ted Streuli...

  • The Capitol Steps began as a group of Senate staffers who set out to satirize the very people and places that employed them.

    When are they on?

    The group was born in December, 1981...

  • This one-on-one lively forum features people who are making a difference in the world—scientists, educators, humanists, writers, and artists. The goal is to focus on people who function as “bridge builders,” or people in the culture who are...

  • Footlight Parade tells the stories of Broadway and Hollywood through  a uniquely American art form known as the musical. Americans created it – and its impact on our cultural history is incalculable. Our everyday conversations are...

  • Host Stephen Dubner has surprising conversations that explore the riddles of everyday life and the weird wrinkles of human nature—from cheating and crime to parenting and sports. Dubner talks with Nobel laureates and provocateurs, social...

  • 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. Though categorized as a "talk show," it hardly fits the mold. Interview topics...

  • Global JazzWire is a weekly, two-hour radio program, featuring popular music from all corners of the world. Produced and hosted by Chad Mitchell, the focus is primarily upon African and South American artists, with a generous helping...

  • With a fresh, inventive musical mix and a welcoming presentation, Global Village brings an eclectic selection of world music, plus a wide variety of musical artists who have influences from around the globe. Produced by KMUW in Wichita...

  • Paddling in the middle of a fast moving stream of news and information, Here & Now is public radio’s daily digest of news and culture. Produced by WBUR in Boston.

  • A series about the invisible forces that shape human behavior. The show interweaves personal stories with scientific research that will make you see your own life differently.

  • For years a staple of jazz radio, Bob Parlocha sent mainstream music to stations throughout the country from his home studio in Alameda, CA. Until his death in March 2015, Bob played the masters of jazz and new recordings as well. His legacy...

  • NPR Music, Member Station WBGO, and Jazz at Lincoln Center unite to create the next generation of jazz programming from public radio.

    Hosted by multiple Grammy Award-winning musician Christian McBride, Jazz Night in America...

  • Public radio has many great programs that produce just a few episodes a year: Intelligence Squared U.S., America Abroad, and...

  • Actor, author, director, comedian, musician, philosopher, political satirist, record-company owner, and one of the best “voices” in the business (just ask THE SIMPSONS), Harry Shearer is a comic personality and modern day renaissance man.

  • Provocative, up-to-the-minute, alive and witty, KCRW's weekly confrontation over politics, policy and popular culture proves those with impeccable credentials needn't lack personality. This weekly "love-hate relationship of the air" features...

  • Marketplace Morning Report (MMR) brings you the morning business news "for the rest of us" in the time it takes you to drink your first cup of joe.  Hosted by award-winning journalist David Brancaccio, MMR airs weekdays during NPR's ...

  • Waking up is hard to do, but it’s easier with NPR’s Morning Edition.  Hosts Renee Montagne, David Greene and Steve Inskeep bring the day’s stories and news to radio listeners on the go. Morning Edition provides news in context...

  • National Native News is a headline radio news service dedicated to Native American issues and events that compiles spot news reports from around the country. Anchored by Antonia Gonzales (Navajo), NNN is produced in Albuquerque, NM.

  • On Being with Krista Tippett takes up the big questions with scientists and theologians, artists and teachers — some you know and others you'll love to meet. Each week a new discovery about the immensity of our lives.

  • That's exactly how many hours there are in one week -- 168. Each week, KGOU's Events Calendar Producer helps you find great ways to entertain yourself over the weekend and beyond. These are our picks for arts, live music, exhibitions and...

  • Each weekday, the Pulse of the Planet radio series provides its listeners with a two-minute sound portrait of Planet Earth, tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide, blending interviews with extraordinary natural sound.

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  • The Putumayo World Music Hour takes listeners on a weekly journey through the music of many different cultures, now heard internationally on more than 170 commercial and non-commercial stations around the world.

  • Race Matters  invites experts and activists to spark conversations about one of our nation’s most uncomfortable topics – race.

    Produced by the University of Oklahoma's world-renowned literary publication, World Literature...

  • John Pizzarelli, the world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer, and son of guitar legend Bucky Pizzarelli, brings us two hours of music and interviews from his “deluxe living room high atop Lexington Avenue”. John and his co-host and wife,...

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

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  • Reveal is a nationally distributed radio show and podcast co-produced by the Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX. Reveal features CIR’s reporting, as well as stories from public radio stations and a wide range of media...

  • Science Friday is a weekly science talk show, broadcast live over public radio stations nationwide from 2-4 p.m. Eastern time. Each week, we focus on science topics that are in the news and try to bring an educated, balanced discussion...

  • Snap Judgment is "storytelling with a beat". Host Glynn Washington was a  winner of the Public Radio Talent Quest contest and before creating Snap Judgment, he worked as an educator, diplomat, community activist, actor,...

  • StarDate tells listeners what to look for in the night sky, and explains the science, history, and skylore behind these objects. It also keeps listeners up to date on the latest research findings and space missions. And it offers tidbits on...

  • This weekly one-hour program is a captivating collaboration between TED and NPR. Using TED Talks as a launching point to explore the best ideas in technology, entertainment, design and much more, each approach to every idea is different, and...

  • Diane brings listeners thoughtful and lively conversations on an array of topics with many of the most distinguished people of our times. Guests include many of the nation's top newsmakers, journalists and authors, taking part in a civil...

  • More than just a place to share great recipes, acclaimed food writer and cooking teacher Lynne Rossetto Kasper explores everything about food: the culture, the science, the history, the back stories and the deeper meanings that come together...

  • This American Life is a weekly public radio show broadcast on more than 500 stations to about 1.8 million listeners. There's a theme to each episode, and a variety of stories on that theme. It's mostly stories of everyday people, most...

  • To the Point is a fast-paced, news based one-hour daily national program that focuses on the hot-button issues of the day, co-produced by KCRW in Santa Monica, Calif. and Public Radio International.

  • Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week host Peter Sagal and Official Scorekeeper Carl Kasell help you test your knowledge against a panel of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment...

  • The biggest stories of the day, thoughtful commentaries, insightful features on the quirky and the mainstream in arts and life, music and entertainment, all brought alive through sound.

  • A journey into the best in Blues, downhome Soul, classic R&B, and "roots"-inspired Rock n' Roll with "Hardluck" Jim Johnson -- some of the best music to ever ease a worried mind! The Weekend Blues has a strong commitment to...

  • Weekend Edition Saturday 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. Host Scott Simon draws on his experience in...

  • Weekend Edition Sunday features interviews with newsmakers, artists, scientists, politicians, musicians, writers, theologians and historians. Every week listeners tune in to hear a unique blend of news, features and the regularly...

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