Programs A-Z

  • Speaking Volumes was a weekly conversation on books and reading with interesting people from all walks of life here in Pittsburgh.

  • A tiny radio show about design, architecture & the 99% invisible activity that shapes our world. From producer Roman Mars, PRX and KALW in San Francisco. In August 2012, 99% Invisible became the highest-funded journalism project...

  • Food has become a national obsession and with it a multitude of flashy programs, magazines, books and blogs ranging from pure entertainment to celebrity showcases. Yet they aren’t much help to the everyday cook. That's why

  • From the man behind Maximum Fun.org and The Sound of Young America, Bullseye is a public radio show about what's good in popular culture. With a...

  • The Dinner Party is a smart and funny public radio show about everything excellent in culture. Think NPR meets Vanity Fair. In each episode, hosts Rico Gagliano (Pitt graduate!) & Brendan Francis Newnam talk with some of the world's most...

  • Launching in January 2015 with a short six-episode run, Invisibilia (Latin for "all the invisible things") explores the intangible forces that shape human behavior – things like ideas, beliefs, assumptions and emotions.

    Co...

  • Showcases the work of critically acclaimed broadcaster and performance artist Joe Frank, known best for his engaging, often philosophical, monologues and radio dramas. Sometimes weird, sometimes edgy and controversial but always amazing.

  • A weekly, hour-long romp through the worlds of media, politics, sports and show business, leavened with an eclectic mix of mysterious music, hosted by Harry Shearer.

  • Live Wire! is a radio variety show recorded in front of an enthusiastic live audience from the Alberta Rose Theatre in NE Portland, Oregon. The show features live music and performance, unpredictable conversation, and original comedy. It's...

  • An award-winning weekly sports magazine hosted by veteran NPR commentator Bill Littlefield, Only A Game is radio for the serious sports fan and the steadfast sports avoider. Produced by WBUR in Boston, Only A Game puts sports in perspective...

  • Prosody showcases writers of national and international note as well as local writers. Guests have included U.S. Poet Laureates, Pulitzer Prize winners, MacArthur Grant recipients, National Book Award winners, journalists, and musicians....

  • q covers pop culture and high arts with forays into the most provocative and compelling cultural trends. With wide-ranging guests — Leonard Cohen, Salman Rushdie, Dolly Parton, Jay-Z and more — the program explores such...

  • Hosted by Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich, the show focuses on topics of a scientific and philosophical nature. The show attempts to approach broad, difficult topics such as "time" and "morality" in an accessible and light-hearted manner and...

  • Snap Judgment explores decisions that define lives. Host Glynn Washington takes listeners on a narrative journey - leaping from one "driveway moment" to the other. Addictive storytelling that walks a mile...

  • Every week, Sound Opinions fires up smart and spirited discussions about a wide range of popular music, from indie rock to classic rock, hip hop to R&B, and every genre under the sun. Take the latest music news, personal commentary, and...

  • The Peabody Award-winning Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen, from PRI and WNYC, is public radio's smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Each week, Kurt Andersen introduces you to the people who are creating and...

  • The award-winning Moth Radio Hour features the most beloved tales told live without notes or a net from the Moth's storytelling events around the country ... a powerful hour of personal stories.

    * Note that this program is for adults as...

  • In 1994, acclaimed food writer and cooking teacher Lynne Rossetto Kasper received accolades for her debut book, The Splendid Table, which at that time was the only book to have won both the James Beard and Julia Child Cookbook of the Year...

  • Peabody and Emmy Award-winning host Ira Glass features documentaries, stories and more about everyday life.

  • Wait Wait… Don't Tell Me! is a 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 made up....

  • We will be piloting this program Fridays at 8pm in place of the EP repeat from July 19th to August 9th.

    Wits is a live public radio show that brings world-class...

  • WTF is for late-night listening, or just to shake things up. Come to the dark side of comedy. WTF is the name of the popular podcast from comedian and provocateur Marc Maron. Each interview on WTF is a journey into the depths of a comic's...