Programs A-Z

  • In-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Every weekday, hear two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful...

  • Puzzlemaster Will Shortz and Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! host Peter Sagal walk into a bar... No, it's not the start of a joke. It's the essence of Ask Me Another, a rambunctious hour that blends brainteasers and local pub trivia night with...

  • BackStory is a public radio program & podcast that brings historical perspective to the events happening around us today. On each show, renowned U.S. historians Ed Ayers, Peter Onuf, and Brian Balogh tear a topic from the headlines and...

  • Each week, Beale Street Caravan brings the Sounds of Memphis to public radio. Live performances from the masters of blues, soul, folk, and rock n roll.

  • Beethoven Satellite Network provides classical music, culled from WFMT's extensive library of more than 85,000 recordings.  This highly successful classical music radio format, celebrates its 28th year and continues to grow.

  • The Big Picture Science radio show and podcast engages the public with modern science research through lively and intelligent storytelling. Science radio doesn't have to be dull. The only dry thing about our program is the humor.

  • From street food in Thailand to a bakery in a Syrian refugee camp to how one scientist uses state of the art pollen analysis to track the origins of honey (and also to solve cold murder cases), Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Radio goes...

  • Swing Thing: in the making since Fred Hall first interviewed Helen Forrest back in 1945. Since then Fred recorded hundreds of interviews with the singers, song-writers, sidemen band leaders and arrangers directly involved in the ongoing...

  • Fresh Air with Terry Gross, the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues, is one of public radio's most popular programs. Each week, nearly 4.5 million people listen to the show's intimate conversations broadcast...

  • The Generic Blues Show has been airing since the early 90's, playing tunes of all types of blues... whether it be country, rock, jazz, R&B or soul... it all links back to the blues.

  • Hosted by: Robin Young & Jeremy Hobson Here & Now is public radio's daily news magazine, bringing you the news that breaks after Morning Edition and before All Things Considered.

  • Jazz Travels, a two-hour radio program originating on KUAF 91.3 FM, presents jazz from the earliest to its most recent recordings, and from recognized masters to regional and local artists making great music today. The host Steve Wilkes,...

  • JazzWorks is classic recordings by many of the legends of American music plus new music by emerging artists from all over the world, presented by hosts who know the music and the artists. JazzWorks offers an entertaining, engaging tour of an...

  • Locally produced segments highlighting a variety of non-profit organizations and topics.

    Organizations have included:
    The Peace at Home Family Shelter, The Poetry Minute, The Extension's Water Connect, The Archeology Minute and The...

  • Although primarily a news-talk format, KUAF features plenty of music content recorded right in our studios. In this podcast, we gather the latest and greatest music interviews and performances we've aired on

  • An eclectic weekly mix of music curated from various record collections and presented by multiple local hosts.

  • Living on Earth with Steve Curwood is the weekly environmental news and information program distributed by Public Radio International. Every week approximately 300 Public Radio stations broadcast Living on Earth's news, features, interviews and...

  • Every weekday for over three decades, NPR's Morning Edition has taken listeners around the country and the world with two hours of multi-faceted stories and commentaries that inform, challenge and occasionally amuse. Morning Edition is the most...

  • Catch two hours of compelling classical music with your host Katy Henriksen Sunday through Thursday evenings from 8 to 10 p.m. only here on KUAF. Henriksen brings classical music into the 21st century by handpicking the most vital recordings of...

  • While maintaining the civility and fairness that are the hallmarks of public radio, OTM tackles sticky issues with a frankness and transparency that has built trust with listeners and led to more than a tripling of its audience in five years.<...

  • Ozark Highlands Radio is an hour-long public radio program that features live musical performances recorded at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. With archival recordings from native Ozark musicians to the contemporary...

  • This locally produced news magazine has covered news, sports, politics, arts & culture and the quirky and unusual happenings in the Ozarks for more than two decades.

    You can follow Ozarks at Large on 

  • A roundup of food, farming, and edible culture in the Ozarks. You can listen to episodes posted below, or subscribe using your favorite app here.

  • Each week, Planetary Radio visits with a scientist, engineer, project manager, advocate or writer who can provide a unique perspective on the quest for knowledge about astronomy, our solar system and beyond. We also showcase regular features...

  • Covering the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies, Science Friday is the trusted source for news about science, technology, and other cool stuff. Each week host Ira Flatow mixes it up with people in the know and those...

  • Robert Ginsburg has been producing KUAF's jazz program, Shades of Jazz, since 1980. The program focuses on a blend of contemporary and classic jazz recordings (from Armstrong to Zawinul and Adderly to Zorn) with
    features that include new...

  • Short Talks From The Hill is a podcast highlighting research and scholarly work at the University of Arkansas campus. Each segment features a university researcher discussing his or her work.

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  • Sunday Night Service is a performance series that highlights the community and talent of Northwest Arkansas. It is produced by the Artist’s Laboratory Theatre, and is recorded for radio in historic downtown...

  • KUAF 's classical music host, Katy Henriksen, brings you the grandest of symphonic works in full each Sunday night at 7:30 p.m. during KUAF's Sunday Symphony.

  • Dr. Moira Gunn is Host of Tech Nation and BioTech Nation, which air in such venues as NPR's 24 hour Program stream, National Public Radio's SIRIUS Satellite Radio channel NPR Now, and internationally to 177 countries via American Forces Radio...

  • March is Archeology Month in Arkansas. Each day during March, you can hear an "Archeology Minute" from Dr. Jamie Brandon and Marilyn Knapp of the Arkansas Archeology Survey. Topics range from the latest excavation sites to the archeological...

  • The Diane Rehm Show is produced at WAMU 88.5 and distributed by National Public Radio, NPR Worldwide, and SIRIUS satellite radio.

    Each week, more than 2.2 million listeners across the country tune in to the program, which has grown from...

  • The Extension's Water Connections is a collaboration between KUAF and the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service to recognize national Water Quality Month in August. Tune in each weekday at 6:31 and 8:31am,...

  • The Folk Sampler is a syndicated radio program of folk, traditional, bluegrass and blues coming to you from the foothills of the Ozarks since 1978.

  • The Pickin’ Post with host Mike Shirkey airs each Saturday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on 91.3 FM plus Sundays at 1 p.m. on KUAF 3.  On the air and locally produced since 1980, Mike has been delighting listeners with his choice of folk and bluegrass...

  • The radio show and TV show follow the same format. There's a theme to each episode, and a variety of stories on that theme. It's mostly true stories of everyday people, though not always. There's lots more to the show, but it's sort of hard to...

  • A fun, hour-long, practical talk show with guest experts and questions from travelers. This weekly program is a lively conversation between travelers and the experts as we learn to explore our world smartly, smoothly, and thoughtfully.

  • The program wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories.

  • A worldwide multimedia celebration of grassroots, Americana music. Get ready to explore the beautiful world of folk, bluegrass, songwriting, new artists, literature, worldwide radio, television and concerts.