Programs A-Z

  • The only live music and variety show aired nationwide today, A Prairie Home Companion is now in its 30th year of production. Live every Saturday night, A Prairie Home Companion features comedy...

  • A Way with Words is an upbeat and lively hour-long public radio show about language examined through history, culture, and family. Co-hosts

  • As Artown turns twenty this year, Reno Public Radio is exploring the festival's evolution, highlighting upcoming events, and profiling innovative artists and exhibits.

    Tune in all July for our ongoing coverage of Artown, a month-long...

  • All Things Considered is the most listened-to, afternoon drive-time, news radio program in the country. During each broadcast, stories and reports come to listeners from NPR reporters and correspondents based throughout the United...

  • All Things Considered continues through the weekend, presenting a trademark mix of news, interviews, commentaries, reviews, and offbeat features.

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  • American Routes is a weekly two-hour public radio program produced in New Orleans, presenting a broad range of American music — blues and jazz, gospel and soul, old-time country and...

  • With the world's 24-hour news cycle now more intense and unrelenting than ever, there's never been a greater need for a programme that cuts through the background noise and provides you with the definitive take on the big stories of the day,...

  • KUNR's weekly hour-long, local news & information magazine, Beyond the Headlines takes an in depth look at stories involving the people and communities of Reno and the surrounding areas.

    Hosted by Danna O'Connor and Esther...

  • Car Talk is your weekly informational automotive program. From what to look for if you're a first time buyer, to restoring that classic car of your dreams, Tom and Ray provide you with all the automotive expertise you'll ever need in one...

  • Classical Music 24 is a nationally syndicated classical music service dedicated to live classical music programming. It's produced by American Public Media and distributed by Public Radio...

  • 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...

  • Based in Boston, From the Top is an independent non-profit organization that celebrates the power of music in the hands of extraordinary young people, reaching more than one million people each year...

  • A live production of NPR and WBUR Boston, in collaboration with public radio stations across the country, Here & Now reflects the fluid world of news as it’s happening in the middle of the day, with timely, smart and in-depth news,...

  • Jimbo's Juke Joint & Acoustic Roadhouse is a tasty mix of country fried folk, eclectic old-timey and new acoustic Americana, indescribable bluegrass (JimboGrass) combined with an assortment of...

  • Reno Public Radio has earned three first-place awards from the Associated Press Television-Radio Association (APTRA) for its 2014 competition for excellence in broadcast journalism. The APTRA accepts entries from 13 Western states and KUNR...

  • Every dollar spent at a local business is a greater return to the community, creating jobs and increasing spending.  In the business world, this concept is known as the “multiplier effect.”  Reno Public Radio’s news team profiles five small...

  • Nevada will soon spend a lot more money on public education thanks to Governor Sandoval's historic $1.1 billion tax plan. But for now, our graduation rate remains near the bottom of the national barrel at just 70 percent. 

    As many area...

  • Marketplace is produced and distributed by American Public Media (APM), in association with the University of Southern California.

    In addition to the full half-hour afternoon airings of Marketplace with Kai Ryssdal at 3...

  • Marketplace Weekend with host Lizzie O'Leary.

  • For more than two decades, NPR's Morning Edition has prepared listeners for the day ahead with two hours of up-to-the-minute news, background analysis, commentary, and coverage of arts and sports.

    Listen daily to these special features,...

  • SevereBrutalHistoric. Devastating. Dangerous.

    These words are being used by scientists, environmentalists,  farmers, ranchers, tourism officials, emergency managers, and a host of other...

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

  • Early in 2014, Reno musicians Scot Marshall and Dallas Smith joined forces to address an issue dear to both of them--bringing jazz programming back to Northern Nevada radio listeners. Scot and Dallas are both active members of the Reno jazz...

  • For hundreds of thousands of national listeners, Science Friday is the weekly source  for news and entertaining stories about science. It started as a radio show, created in 1991 by host and executive producer Ira Flatow. Since then,...

  • Sunday Baroque is a celebration of beloved and appealing music from the baroque era (1600-1750) and the years leading up to it. Some of the greatest hits of the baroque include Antonio Vivaldi’s Four Seasons Concertos, George...

  • For our series Taking Back History, Reno Public Radio explores how the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony is reclaiming its roots, including local efforts to revitalize native languages, capture oral histories, and embrace other traditional art...

  • An idea is the one gift that you can hang onto even after you've given it away. Welcome to TED Radio Hour hosted by Guy Raz – a journey through fascinating ideas: astonishing...

  • 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 on an array of...

  • The Dinner Party Download, is a fast and funny hour of culture, food and conversation: “public radio’s arts & leisure section.” In every episode you’ll learn a joke… bone up on an...

  • It's Big Bands, Blues, ballads and Broadway with host Bob Carroll. The Music of America every Wednesday night from 7p.m.-8p.m. and Sundays for Club 88 from 6p.m.-7p.m.

  • A tasty musical stew of insurgent Americana, folk, bluegrass, singer-songwriters, twang, spoken word, humor....known as The Risky Biscuit Hayseed Hoot!

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  • The Splendid Table has been at the forefront of food issues and policies since its inception. Long before eating local became a catchphrase and farmers' markets became ubiquitous, The...

  • This American Life is a weekly public radio show broadcast on more than 500 stations to about 2.1 million listeners. It has won all of the major broadcasting awards. It is also often the...

  • 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...

  • Saturday mornings are made for Weekend Edition Saturday, hosted by NPR's Scott Simon. The program wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on...

  • World of Opera with host Lisa Simeone brings listeners compelling performances from top American and international opera companies. World of Opera<...