Programs A-Z

  • All Songs Considered started in 2000. It was inspired and first featured music heard on NPR's daily news show All Things Considered. Bob Boilen directed that program and chose the music for 19 years.

    All Songs Considered started as a...

  • Center Stage features show stopper after show stopper from Broadway, those much loved MGM-Hollywood musicals, and London's West End. Count on singing along with classic show tunes and sound tracks as well as the best new music from stage and...

  • An updated roots-based format featuring blues and folk while including pop, soul, gospel, Americana, and country, and seasoned with a dash of adult rock.

  • Sound Opinions is where people who love music can come together. You can make discoveries, debate, learn about pop culture, engage, have fun and find new ways to further enrich your lives through music.

    Whether you're an expert, or just...

  • World Cafe launched in 1991. Distributed by NPR to more than 200 U.S. radio stations and heard by nearly 600,000 listeners each week, World Cafe is known by artists, appreciative audiences, and the radio and music industries as an influential...