Programs A-Z

A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor is the only live music and variety show aired nationwide today.  A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, music, and Garrison...

All Things Considered is a NPR radio newsmagazine that delivers in-depth reporting and transforms the way listeners understand current events and view the world. The...

NPR's Ask Me Another is a lively hour of puzzles, word games, and trivia played in front of (and with) a live audience. Listeners can play along, testing their knowledge of history, geography, literature, grammar, spelling, pop culture and even...

For more than 80 years, the BBC World Service has been the globe's most comprehensive source for news. No other news organization has a network of international correspondents,...

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 entertainment for a...

For more than two decades, Tom and Ray Magliozzi (aka Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers) have been America's funniest auto mechanics on Car Talk. By making millions of weekly listeners laugh,...

The beauty of a Mozart concerto…the depth of a Beethoven symphony. Join Dorothy Bernstein for a six-hour journey into music by the masters from Bach to Mozart to Vivaldi with occasional detours into modern pleasures. Relax and enjoy this...

Concerning New Mexico features interviews with officials and public figures about topics as varied as the New Mexico State Fair and Albuquerque city-funded preschools.  Join Jorja Armijo as she addresses the current issues, topics and...

Fresh Air opens the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics. Terry Gross hosts this multi-award-winning daily interview...

Fresh Air Weekend collects the best cultural segments from the week's daily programs and crafts them together for great weekend listening.

Don't miss New Mexico Music's 15 most popular, biggest hits of the week counted down every Friday starting at 5:00 p.m.

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Hearts of Space is a finely crafted, uninterrupted hour for relaxation and reflective listening, weaving quiet contemporary electronics, classical adagios, soft jazz, meditations from many world...

Waking up is hard to do, but it's easier with NPR's Morning Edition.  Hosts Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep bring the day's stories and news to radio listeners on the go. 

Join Beulah Sunrise for a journey into the best of Native American Music. The show not only features traditional, but also the many styles of modern music from Native recording artists.

The New Mexico Music programming started in 1973 as a unique service featuring Spanish music produced and performed by New Mexicans. KANW is proud to provide a venue to these artists that would otherwise never receive airplay nor recognition in...

Join Radio Reader host  Dick Estell as he reads newly published novels, biographies, history, history, science fiction, and nonfiction. Estell has narrated his nationally syndicated book reading...

Hosted by veteran journalist and interviewer, Lorene Mills, Report from Santa Fe brings the very best of the esteemed, beloved, controversial, famous and emergent minds and voices...

Riverwalk Jazz presents a season of captivating shows that tell the story of jazz in America. The Jim Cullum Jazz Band's music covers the genre's early years — from turn-of-the-century blues...

Today, many classic country songs and established country artists are no longer played on the radio. Each Saturday night, KANW features the country music you won't find on any other station. Join Michael Brasher as he plays music by country...

Snap Judgment tells intriguing stories about extraordinary and defining events in people’s lives. The program’s raw, intimate, and musical brand of storytelling dares listeners to see a sliver of the world through another's eye. 

Peabody Award-winning Studio 360 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...

Based on Talks given by riveting speakers on the world-renowned TED stage, each show is centered on a common theme – such as the source of happiness, crowd-sourcing innovation, power shifts, or inexplicable connections – and injects soundscapes...

Each week, more than 2 million listeners across the country and around the world tune in to the Diane Rehm Show for a lively mix of current events and public affairs programming that ranges...

The Law of Rock and Roll is hosted by University of Houston Law Professor and New Mexico native, Michael A. Olivas.  The show explores the legal aspects of the stars' careers, cases involving the record companies, and the business of...

Weekday mornings from 8:00-8:30, KANW presents national news from NPR, state and local news with Mark Bentley, Dateline New Mexico, the Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor at 8:15, and other various features from Mark Bentley. The Writer's...

This week’s Report from Santa Fe will feature Lorene Mills interview with Native American author N. Scott Momaday. His work “House Made of Dawn” was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1969.

Thistle & Shamrock comes to listeners from Edinburgh, Scotland. Fiona Ritchie beckons listeners to her radio soundstage, in the rich warm accent of her homeland. There, for an hour each week,...

To the Best of Our Knowledge (TTBOOK) is an audio magazine of ideas — two hours of smart, entertaining radio for people with curious minds. It's sort of journalistic, but it's never about the president...

Today's Hits, Tuesday at 10:00 is 4 hours of Top 40 music. Listen for the KANW High School Spotlight featuring announcements by APS students highlighting happenings at their schools.

NPR's Wait Wait…Don't Tell Me! takes a fast-paced, irreverent look at the news of the world—and the weird. The show offers a modern and sometimes raucous twist on the...

Whad'Ya Know? Radio Hour is a one-hour comedy/quiz/interview show distributed by PRI, Public Radio International. Regular elements of every program include a Whad'Ya Know? Quiz, host and quiz-master Michael Feldman's foray...