Station Schedules

July 23, 2016
View the complete weekly schedule for all of our channels
12:00 am

BBC World Service

The international radio news service of the BBC.
6:00 am

Latino USA

Host Maria Hinojosa presents NPR's "Latino USA," a weekly radio journal of news and culture from a Latino perspective.
7:00 am

On The Media

While maintaining the civility and fairness that are the hallmarks of public radio, On The Media examines the impact the media has on our lives, tackling sticky issues with a frankness and transparency that has built trust with listeners.
8:00 am

Weekend Edition Saturday

Scott Simon hosts NPR's weekend morning newsmagazine.
10:00 am

Best Of Car Talk

This irreverent talk show hosted by Tom & Ray Magliozzi is about much more than car maintenance.
11:00 am

Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!

Peter Sagal hosts this weekly news quiz show. Each week you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment world while figuring out what's real news and what's made up.
12:00 pm

Ask Me Another

Ask Me Another brings the lively spirit and healthy competition of your favorite trivia night right to your ears.
1:00 pm

This American Life

Ira Glass hosts this show that features documentary-like stories about everyday life.
2:00 pm

Snap Judgment

Snap Judgment is a themed, weekly NPR storytelling show. We focus on presenting compelling personal stories - mixing tall tales with killer beats to produce cinematic, dramatic radio.
3:00 pm

The Moth Radio Hour

True stories that dissolve socio-economic barriers, expose vulnerabilities, and quietly suggest ways to overcome challenges and see with new eyes.
4:00 pm


Radiolab is a show where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries between science, philosophy and human experience are blurred.
5:00 pm

All Things Considered

Every weekday, All Things Considered hosts Audie Cornish, Kelly McEvers, Ari Shapiro, and Robert Siegel present the program's trademark mix of news, interviews, commentaries, reviews and offbeat features.
6:00 pm

A Prairie Home Companion

The only live music and variety show aired nationwide today.
8:00 pm

Hot Jazz Saturday Night

From 8 until 11 p.m., the air is filled with vintage jazz, swing, and big band recordings as host Rob Bamberger spotlights music from the '20s, '30s, and '40s.
11:00 pm

Judy Carmichael's Jazz Inspired

What inspires the people who inspire you? How do creative people create? World-renowned jazz pianist Judy Carmichael explores these questions with her guests every week on her public radio show Judy Carmichael’s Jazz Inspired. Celebrated artists discuss their creative process and how their passion...
1:00 am

American Routes

Produced in New Orleans, American Routes explores the shared stylistic and cultural threads of our nation's music and how they are distinguished, including 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.
3:00 am

The Al Steiner Show

Each week, host Al Steiner brings us three hours and a great mix of bluegrass, country and American roots music.
6:00 am

Open Mic

This Bluegrass Country show features a rotating cast of hosts and themes.
8:00 am

The Gary Henderson Show

Gary Henderson, 1999 IBMA "Broadcast Personality of the Year" and co-founder of Bluegrass Unlimited magazine, has been involved in bluegrass programming at WAMU since 1967.
11:00 am

The Old Home Place

Host Lisa Kay Howard spins 3 hours of contemporary and traditional bluegrass and gives listeners a peek into the local bluegrass scene.
2:00 pm

The Ramona Martinez Show

Join Ramona Martinez each Wednesday at noon for three hours of traditional bluegrass and country music. From honky tonk shuffles to Appalachian fiddle tunes, you’ll hear hand-picked selections from out of print LPs and classic chart toppers.
4:00 pm

The Trail Ride With Texas Fred Carter

Texas Fred the Zydeco Cowboy presents two live hours of Cajun and Zydeco music.
6:00 pm

The Thistle and Shamrock

Fiona Ritchie hosts this celtic music program.
7:00 pm

Editor's Picks

Each week, WAMU's Bluegrass Country brings you exciting and diverse programs that highlight a particular artist or aspect of bluegrass.
8:00 pm

Bluegrass Review

Hosted by Phil Nusbaum, the Bluegrass Review presents bluegrass in an engaging, entertaining and informative package.
9:00 pm

The Brad Kolodner Show

The Brad Kolodner Show features a mix of contemporary and progressive bluegrass with the occasional dose of old time and American roots music.