Programs A-Z

  • A Prairie Home Companion is a live radio variety show now hosted by Chris Thile.

  • Spokane Public Radio's commitment to our community's arts and music scene includes an extensive on-air Arts Calendar, showcasing artistic events which appeal to a broad audience and open to the public. Listings are also available

  • Ask Me Another is a mix of brainteasers, trivia, comedy, and music rolled into one. Host Ophira Eisenberg invites guests and listeners to stretch their minds and think outside normal pub trivia with the help of a puzzle master....

  • Big Picture Science is a one-hour radio show and podcast that connects ideas in surprising and humorous ways to illuminate the origins, the behavior, and the future of life-and technology-on Earth. What came before the Big Bang...

  • The Capitol Steps began as a group of Senate staffers who set out to satirize the very people and places that employed them.  The group was born in December, 1981 when some staffers for Senator Charles Percy were planning...

  • Car Talk is hosted by Tom and Ray Magliozzi who are better known as "Click and Clack, the Tappet Brothers" — taking their names from the clickety-clack sound made by aging autos.  Each week, they answer listener questions about...

  • City Arts & Lectures was once known as "City Arts of San Francisco." Its title has changed, but the format is the same -- a weekly program of conversations with internationally-known figures in literature, criticism,...

  • A weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues. Each week nearly two million people tune into the show's intimate conversations.

  • Interviews and performances from inside the KPBX studio. Please click the headline for expanded text and/or audio.

  • Stories of remarkable people whose dedication helps to humanize our society, hosted by David Freudberg.

    Human Media (Far Reaching Communications Inc.) is a small, independent production house which performs public broadcasting...

  • Inland Northwest History Moment is a collaboration of Spokane Public Radio and the Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture (MAC), in celebration of 100 Stories, the museum’s centennial...

  • L.A. Theatre Works is a non-profit media arts organization based in Los Angeles whose mission for over 25 years has been to present, preserve and disseminate classic and contemporary plays. Through the 10-play live in...

  • For over 20 years, audiences have been enjoying Harry Shearer's gift for satire and sketch material on Le Show which got it's start in 1983. It ran under various titles before Le Show was...

  • Live Wire! is a radio variety show recorded in front of an enthusiastic live audience from the Alberta Rose Theatre in NE Portland, airs each week around the state and in SW Washington via Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB), on...

  • A series from the creative genius of Tony Flinn and Kevin Decker

  • Dan Webster and Nathan Weinbender give short movie reviews.

  • The program began mid-1999, as KSFC started establishing itself as a separate news and information service. As KSFC as matured, so has Movies 101. The show has also been picked up on KPBX and has a loyal fan base, Friday...

  • Created by The Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX, Reveal is a one-hour radio show and podcast dedicated to investigative reporting. Credible, fact based and without a partisan agenda, Reveal combines...

  • Covering the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies, Science Friday is the trusted source for news about science, technology, and other cool stuff. Each week host Ira Flatow mixes it up with people in the know and...

  • Selected Shorts is a weekly public radio show broadcast on over 150 stations to about 300,000 listeners. It is produced by Symphony Space and distributed by Public Radio International. The radio show is recorded live...

  • Original musings by Cheryl-Anne Millsap.

  • The Bookshelf presents daily serialized half-hour book readings, featuring local and national authors and read by local Spokane voices. The Bookshelf, a celebration of the spoken word, is produced by Spokane...

  • Produced by All Classical Public Media in Portland, Oregon, The Score with Edmund Stone is a weekly celebration of music in film. With timely box office tie-ins, carefully crafted talk-sets, memorable musical elements and...

  • Every week on The Treatment, host Elvis Mitchell conducts in-depth interviews with the most innovative and influential people working in entertainment, art, and pop culture. He speaks with an amazing array of...

  • A weekly literary program that features writers from the Western United States, The Write Question is produced by Chérie Newman at Montana Public Radio in Missoula. The program is funded by the Steele-Reese Foundation,...

  • Each day, The Writer's Almanac features Garrison Keillor recounting the highlights of this day in history and reading a short poem or two.

  • This American Life is a weekly public radio show broadcast on more than 500 stations to about 2.2 million listeners. It is produced in collaboration with Chicago Public Media, delivered to stations by PRX The Public...

  • The hour-long talk Travel with Rick Steves features guest experts, calls and questions from travelers. Steves' goal is to share favorite travels, to help us all explore our world smartly, smoothly, and thoughtfully.

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  • 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...

  • You Bet Your Garden offers fiercely organic advice to gardeners far and wide: Tips on caring for plants, fending off pests, wrestling with weeds, dealing with disease, and all the other fun things we outdoor enthusiasts enjoy...

  • Laughter IS the best medicine! Each week, family doc Zorba Paster and sidekick Tom Clark team up with callers for an hour of upbeat, entertaining talk about healthy living.

    Family doc Zorba Paster's...