Programs A-Z

American Routes is a two-hour weekly excursion into American music, spanning eras and genres—roots rock and soul, blues and country, jazz, gospel and beyond.  Hosted by Nick Spitzer.

The best of American music with roots, including plenty of Bluegrass. Produced by WKU Public Radio, with hosts Erika Brady and David Baxter.

The best of American music with roots, produced in our studios by Erika Brady and David Baxter.

Enjoy classical music through the evening and overnight hours, along with news updates from NPR at the top of each hour.

Lee Stott presents two hours of popular classical favorites.

Presenting five high-caliber performances each hour, along with interviews, sketches and games, revealing the heart and soul behind extraordinary young musicians. Now in its twelfth year on air, From the Top is taped before live audiences in...

Like the last set at a jazz club, the mood is mellow but not without surprises.  New and well-established jazz artists drop in for a chat, and the music ranges from latest releases to jazz classics. There's news of tours, festivals and clubs -...

JazzSet's quality recordings capture the legends, today's top bands, and promising new talent. Occasionally, the program dips into its archives and Dee Dee shares a moment that's too good not to share.

The show is a forum for jazz legends and influential performers as well as up-and-coming talents. Oscar Peterson, Herbie Hancock, Dave Brubeck, Diana Krall, Max Roach, Cassandra Wilson and Tony Bennett are among the over 400 guests who have...

Produced for WKU Public Radio by Nolan Porterfield. Each show features music from his collection of rarities from the early years of sound recording.