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Programs A-Z

  • Afropop began as a one-hour, weekly, public radio program focused on the urban music of contemporary Africa.  When NPR first aired the series in the fall of 1988, the word “Afropop” was pretty much...

  • Presenting a broad range of American music — blues and jazz, gospel and soul, old-time country and rockabilly, Cajun and zydeco, Tejano and Latin, roots rock and pop, avant-garde and classical, the songs and stories on

  • From the Home of the Blues and the Birthplace of Rock and Roll, it’s time for the best in Blues on Beale Street Caravan! Beale Street Caravan is a one hour non commercial radio series...

  • WAMC Bluegrass Time brings listeners the best in bluegrass music, from the current chart-toppers to the cherished classics. Add to that new releases, perennial favorites and an occasional trip to Vinyl Ville, and you’ve got the...

  • Echoes brings together a wide array of styles, from acoustic to electronic, jazz to space music, the avant-garde to rock. Echoes is a sound that is cross-cultural and trans-millennial, merging...

  • Hosted by acclaimed pianist Christopher O’Riley, From the Top celebrates the amazing performances and captivating stories of extraordinary young classical musicians. Each one hour episode...

  • The Grateful Dead Hour is hosted by David Gans and takes us on the "Long Strange Trip" of the music of The Grateful Dead.  

  • Hearts Of Space is a mix of ambient, electronic, world, new age, classical and experimental music; recognized as the original, most widely heard, premiere showcase for "contemplative music, broadly...

  • Wind down with the mellow vibes of Jazz After Hours. Host Jeff Hanley delivers just the right mix of contemporary and classical jazz music, while welcoming guests such as Ray Brown, Max Roach,...

  • Wind down with the mellow vibes of Jazz After Hours. Host Jeff Hanley delivers just the right mix of contemporary and classical jazz music, while welcoming guests such as Ray Brown, Max Roach,...

  • Jazz Night in America explores the best music and stories in jazz in weekly radio episodes as well as video shorts and video concerts. It showcases the artists...

  • Live At The Linda brings you some of the best musical acts to come to The Linda - WAMC's Performing Arts Studio.

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    September 2020

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  • John Pizzarelli and his wife and co-host, singer Jessica Molaskey, play music from the Great American Songbook.  The program is recorded in the couple's "deluxe living room." 

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  • John Pizzarelli and his wife and co-host, singer Jessica Molaskey, play music from the Great American Songbook.  The program is recorded in the couple's "deluxe living room." 

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  • The Hudson River Sampler first aired on September 18, 1982. Wanda Fischer began listening to the type of music she broadcasts more than six decades ago, at the feet of her father, who was a schoolmate of members of the famous Carter...

  • The Hudson River Sampler on September 18, 1982.  She began listening to the type of music she broadcasts more than six decades ago, at the feet of her father, who was a schoolmate of members of the famous Carter Family in southwestern...

  • One of NPR's most popular music programs is created in the foothills of the Scottish Highlands. When you turn your radio on, you're there too.

    On The Thistle & Shamrock®, award...

  • Tim Coakley began doing a jazz show on WAMC in 1987. Over the years he has tried to present a broad range of jazz styles with an emphasis on swing and melody. Many of the programs have a theme, such as performers on a specific instrument, a...

  • Tim Coakley began doing a jazz show on WAMC in 1987. Over the years he has tried to present a broad range of jazz styles with an emphasis on swing and melody. Many of the programs have a theme, such as performers on a specific instrument, a...