Programs A-Z

  • This is a weekly radio program that spotlights creative individuals involved with and topics about the creative arts on both a regional and national level — guests on "A Look at the Arts" often include authors, actors,...

  • "All IN" is a daily, statewide talk show about interesting things happening in Indiana. We want to connect people–to the latest news and to each other–through deep, thoughtful, lively conversation.

    And we would love to hear from you!...

  • A weekly music show and daily blog hosted by Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton dedicated to finding music you’ll fall in love with and change your life!

    All Songs Considered started in 2000. It was inspired and first featured music heard on...

  • NPR's evening news magazine. All Things Considered is serious news, frivolous fun and everything in between.

  • NPR Music’s program dedicated to Latin Alternative music and rock in Spanish is hosted by Jasmine Garsd and Felix Contreras.

  • Each week, co-hosts Ester Golden and Larry Brechner interview a variety of guests, exploring individual artistic practice, upcoming events and exhibitions, and the arts organizations that serve our community.

    This...

  • Ask Me Another is the rambunctious live show from NPR and WNYC that blends brainteasers, pub trivia, comedy and music into an hour of mind-bending fun. Host Ophira...

  • Our newest commentator, Ollie, is a published advice columnist for dogs. "Ask Ollie....because love is a four legged word" is written by a dog for dogs and the occasional cat. Ollie is on-air courtesy of the Humane Society of Northwest Indiana...

  • BackStory is a public radio program & podcast that brings historical perspective to the events happening around us today. On each show, renowned U.S. historians Ed Ayers, Peter Onuf, and Brian Balogh tear a topic from the headlines and...

  • Each week, Beale Street Caravan brings the Sounds of Memphis to an international public radio audience. Live, concert performances from contemporary masters of blues, soul, and rock n roll traditions. The program is hosted by Pat Mitchell...

  • Steve Cushing hosts this long-running, all night, blues heritage showcase spotlighting music of the 1920s – 1960s.

  • The Construction Advancement Foundation of Northwest Indiana hosts “Building Northwest Indiana Radio,” interviewing guests in the Lakeshore Public Radio studios in Merrillville to provide the listener insight into the northwest Indiana...

  • Bullseye is a public radio show about what's good in popular culture. With a keen editorial eye, Bullseye sifts the wheat from the chaff, and brings you hot culture picks, in-depth interviews with the most revered and revolutionary creative...

  • The popular Post-Tribune columnist hosts an hour of local issues and conversation.

  • Jim ‘Ang’ Anderson hosts “Confessin The Blues” every Friday at Midnight (Saturdays at 12 AM), to kick off our Blues Night.

    Ang talks with blues musicians about their upcoming projects, new releases, and features Chicago and Northwest...

  • A daily, global, independent news hour anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Democracy Now! presents daily headlines followed by in-depth discussions from a rich diversity of people and perspectives rarely heard...

  • Join host John Cain as he explores the arts and entertainment of Northwest Indiana each week in Eye on the Arts.

  • A David Gans "solo electric" performance is likely to consist of several elements: country-blues-style fingerpicking; loop-based improvisations created live in the moment; sweetly-sung ballads, original or borrowed; Grateful Dead songs...

  • Carl Lisek hosts “Green Fleet Radio,” interviewing guests in the Lakeshore Public Radio studios in Merrillville on topics pertaining to South Shore Clean Cities’ mission.

    South Shore Clean Cities is a nonprofit, member-based coalition...

  • Join Larry Knudsen from the Ho Chunk Nation, as he brings you a mix of Indigenous music. Enjoy live interviews and a mix of new music from our Indigenous musicians from around the Western Hemisphere.

    The Indigenous in Music Radio Show...

  • Invisibilia (Latin for all the invisible things) is about the invisible forces that control human behavior – ideas, beliefs, assumptions and thoughts. Produced by NPR’s Science Desk, Invisibilia continues NPR’s tradition of reimagining science...

  • Along with NPR Music’s partners at WBGO and Jazz At Lincoln Center, we’re proud to announce a new public media initiative: Jazz Night In America.

    Jazz Night In America is many things. It’s a weekly radio show from three groups that have...

  • Jazz Odyssey is your journey through the world of Modern Jazz. Host Chris Kuborn takes the listener on a musical journey through the latest sounds in Jazz.

    Each week I feature a recording, artist, group or recordings from a specific...

  • Jazz Organic is a one-hour weekly radio program celebrating America’s original art-form uniquely played on the tone-wheel organ. From “Wild Bill” Davis and Jimmy Smith, to Joey DeFrancesco, to the next generation of B3 artists, Jazz Organic...

  • Tommy Williams and Wayne Svetanoff talk with correspondents to get the latest local high school football scores and updates, every Friday night at 6 PM.

  • Tommy Williams talks with region sports personalities, including coaches, athletes, and reporters. Each week (and sometimes daily), Tommy will fill you in on what's happening beyond the courts and fields of Northwest Indiana.

  • Each week "Lakeshore Update" brings you news, talk, and information that you might have missed, but need to know. "Lakeshore Update" is posted each Friday, and is good through Monday morning, just in time for Morning Edition, at 6 AM. You can...

  • Marketplace, hosted by Kai Ryssdal, is the only daily business news program originating in Los Angeles. The 30-minute program, with a reporting style that is lively and unexpected, airs weekday evenings on public radio stations across...

  • Every weekday afternoon, Tom Maloney provides the latest updates to get you caught up on the news you need to know. Watch on-line every weekday, at 12:45 PM.

  • "Midwest BEAT with Tom Lounges" is a weekly radio program all about music and the people who make it. The show's mission is to promote and expose regional and national artists of various styles and genres. Especially when they have roots in the...

  • This is a show where we’ll, you guessed it, cover punk music! But we’ll be paying special attention to bands with ties to the Midwest. You always hear about the east coast and west coast scenes, but the Midwest needs some love too! We’re going...

  • Morning Edition is NPR's flagship morning news program. You can hear us on hundreds of stations around the country starting at 4 am CT.

  • A weekly local news show addressing issues in Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland. Hosted by Michael Puente.

  • Sarah Opat talks with local up-and-coming bands, artists, and cool people in general across Northwest Indiana and Chicago, exploring how they got their starts, and what plans they have for the future.

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

  • Each week on Reel Discovery, host Kristin Dreyer Kramer takes a quick look at the latest in movies -- from the hottest new blockbusters to little-known indies and even Blu-ray releases. Whether you prefer explosive action movies or quiet dramas...

  • From comic cons to drag shows, horror movies to Hip-hop, and everything in between. Take a break from the politics and hang out with us right here on Region Nerd Alert. 

  • Each week on Shelf Discovery, host Kristin Dreyer Kramer offers listeners a brief look inside the pages of a new book. From mysteries to memoirs, classics to chick lit, busy readers are sure to find plenty of picks to add to their shelves. On...

  • Snap Judgment - Storytelling, with a BEAT. From WNYC.

  • Sound Ideas explores the artistry of jazz, blues, and the spoken word. Hosted by Clay Ryder, each episode explores a different theme or genre of the jazz idiom through recorded performances pulled from more than eighty years of recorded art....

  • Strange Currency brings together a wildly diverse range of music in each show, whether the early sounds of Frank Zappa or emerging artists such as Django Django, the sound of classic but underappreciated acts such as Rory Gallagher or newer...

  • A weekly program dedicated to Hammond’s legendary radio raconteur, Jean Shepherd. He’s best known these days for writing and narrating “A Christmas Story.” From the 1950s through 1970s, Shepherd hosted a nightly radio broadcast – usually an...

  • 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 inventions, fresh approaches to old problems, new ways to...

  • Kent Lindquist and Bill Satterlee began hosting The Feeling of Jazz in August 2010, a program filled with two hours of the finest mainstream jazz you’ll hear anywhere, including recordings from Northwest Indiana musicians and greats from across...

  • The Latin Alternative is a one hour weekly exploration into the world of Latin rock, funk, hip-hop and electronic music.

    The Latin Alternative is co-hosted by two of the genre’s leading experts, Josh Norek (co-founder of the Latin...

  • The Moth is an acclaimed organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling. It is a celebration of both the raconteur, who breathes fire into true tales of ordinary life, and the storytelling novice, who has lived through something...

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