The Diane Rehm Show
Monday - Friday 10:00 am – 12:00 pm; Repeats 11:00 pm - 12:00 am ET
Saturday 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Diane Rehm provides a careful examination of the issues that effect daily life, ranging from politics and international issues to religion, health, education and parenting. Diane offers her listeners compelling conversations with the world’s most interesting and important people.
Monday - Friday 2:00 am – 3:00 am; 5:00 am – 6:00 am; 8:00 am – 9:00 am; 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm ET
Saturday & Sunday 2:00 am – 3:00 am; 8:00 am – 9:00 am ET
"If you want to understand a political conflict, it helps to understand the culture in which that conflict is taking place," says host Terry Gross. Fresh Air is one of the most popular programs on public radio, breaking the "talk show" mold, and Gross is known for her fearless and insightful interviews with prominent figures in American arts, politics, and popular culture. "When there is a crisis in a foreign country, we sometimes call up that country's leading novelist or filmmaker to get the cultural perspective." Fresh Air features daily reports and reviews from critics and commentators on music, books, movies, and other cultural phenomena that invade the national psyche.
Fresh Air Weekend
Saturdays 8:00 am – 9:00 am ET
Sundays 2:00 am – 3:00 am; 8:00 am – 9:00 am ET
Terry Gross is known for her fearless and insightful interviews with prominent figures in American arts, politics and popular culture. This program features reports and reviews from critics and commentators on music, books, movies, and other cultural phenomena from the national psyche.
Sundays 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET
Thursdays 3:00 am – 4:00 am ET
From Scratch profiles business, social, and cultural pioneers who share their entrepreneurial experiences with listeners. Guests talk about their source of inspiration, financial challenges, and interactions with partners. You’ll hear about the hard times and break through moments that contributed to success. From Scratch provides listeners with a first-hand view of the entrepreneurial life. These conversations with industry leaders will inform and inspire those contemplating and initiating their own ventures.
From the Top
Saturdays 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm; Repeats Sundays 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm ET
From the Top, with host Christopher O’Riley, showcases the nation’s most outstanding young classical musicians. Each one-hour program presents pre-collegiate musicians whose stunning individual performances are combined with lively interviews, unique pre-produced segments, lighthearted sketches and musical games.
Fridays 3:00 am – 4:00 am ET
Sundays 5:00 am – 6:00 am; 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm ET
Documentary producer David Freudberg profiles quiet and not-so-quiet heroes who dedicate their lives to humanizing our country and to forging the connections that bring people together. These folks are truly visionaries with heart and soul.
Saturdays 11:00 pm - 12:00 am; Repeats Sundays 11:00 pm - 12:00 am ET
What inspires the people who inspire you? How do creative people create? World-renowned jazz pianist Judy Carmichael explores these questions with her guests every week on Judy Carmichael’s Jazz Inspired. Celebrated artists discuss their creative process and how their passion for jazz has inspired their work. They share their favorite recordings with listeners as well as insight into their life and art.
Saturdays 6:00 am – 7:00 am ET
Sundays 6:00 am – 7:00 am ET
Mondays 5:00 am – 6:00 am ET
Latino USA, the radio journal of news and culture, is the only nationally distributed English-language radio program produced from a Latino perspective. It combines high-quality news, cultural and public affairs journalism to bring a rich understanding to a wide spectrum of listeners.
Monday - Friday 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm; 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm ET
Marketplace is a daily news magazine that filters the world through the lens of business and economics.
On The Media
Saturdays & Sundays 3:00 am – 4:00 am; 9:00 am – 10:00 am ET
Mondays 4:00 am – 5:00 am ET
Veteran journalists Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield decode what we hear, read and see in the media every day. With compelling reporting and uncommon insight, the program uncovers the significant issues of the day and carefully exposes the relationship of the media to culture and society.
Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor
Saturdays 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm ET
Sundays 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET
For more than 30 years, the only live weekly music and variety show aired nationwide. Each broadcast includes a variety of comedy sketches along with music from talent new and old, and features Garrison Keillor’s signature monologue, “The News from Lake Wobegon.”
Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane
Weekdays 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm ET
An intelligent talk show dealing with issues regarding the Delaware Valley, the nation and the world. Discover why Philadelphia Magazine called Radio Times the best radio program in Philly.
Sundays 4:00 am – 5:00 am; 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm ET
Radiolab is an experiential investigation that explores themes and ideas through a patchwork of people, sounds, and stories. In each episode, Radiolab experiments with sound and style allowing science to fuse with culture, and information to sound like music. Hosted by Jad Abumrad with co-host Robert Krulwich, Radiolab is designed for listeners who demand skepticism but appreciate wonder; who are curious about the world, but also want to be moved and surprised.
Thursdays 7:00 am – 8:00 am ET
Snap Judgment tells intriguing stories about extraordinary and defining events in people’s lives. The program’s raw, intimate, and musical brand of storytelling dares listeners to see a sliver of the world through another’s eye.
State of the Re: Union
Sundays 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET
Mondays 3:00 am – 4:00 am ET
Fresh stories on building and rebuilding communities. With so much talk about “community,” sometimes we lose perspective on the real stories of the people working to make homes, lives, and neighborhoods across the country. State of the Re:Union host Al Letson travels the USA to find those stories — and tells them with grace, perspective, and deep curiosity. Letson brings his formidable stage and poetry slam skills to the mic in each episode.
Mondays 1:00 am – 2:00 am ET
Wednesdays 7:00 am – 8:00 am ET
Sundays 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm ET
Focusing on the impact of technology in our lives, Dr. Moira Gunn presents interviews with Internet entrepreneurs, scientists, astronauts, media critics, sci-fi novelists, and politicians.
Tell Me More
Weekdays 9:00 am – 10:00 am; Repeats 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm ET
Tell Me More is a new NPR show about people, ideas, and events offering a diversity of perspectives rarely heard. It focuses on the news of the day through interviews with people who make news and those who are affected by the news. Veteran journalist Michel Martin leads the conversation with a unique interview style and a blend of wit and humanity. Her goals are to reveal and explore the under-reported truths in news, to create a place for difficult conversation, and to serve up honest talk about the way we live.
Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me
Saturdays 11:00 am – 12:00 pm; 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm ET
Sundays 12:00 am – 1:00 am ET
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 made up with NPR’s weekly hour-long quiz program.
The recipient of numerous honors and awards during her 30 years on radio, Diane Rehm also authored two books: Toward Commitment: A Dialogue About Marriage and Finding My Voice. Her struggle with spasmodic dysphonia, a neurological condition that affects speech, raised awareness about the disorder.
As the host of several science TV programs, Ira trekked across Antarctica, swum with Manatees in Florida and sailed on a nuclear-powered submarine. His interest in science and offbeat sense of humor have made for compelling and award-winning programs over his 30-plus years in broadcasting.
Host and Executive Producer Marty Moss-Coane has helmed the Radio Times since its inception. Her thought-provoking conversations with guests and callers are all guided by her belief in fairness, exploring such topics as social issues, public policy, pop culture and the entertainment industry.
Working as a reporter, producer, editor and bureau chief in New York and London, award-winning journalist and author Neal Conan has spent more than three decades covering topics from the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Conan was briefly held hostage in Iraq in 1991.
Thirty years after Terry Gross began posing challenging questions to actors, authors, musicians and politicians, the host and author still presses today’s newsmakers to reveal themselves and their beliefs. Her understanding of the issues and no-nonsense style engrosses legions of devoted fans.