Station Schedules | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

Station Schedules

October 1, 2014
View the complete weekly schedule for all of our channels
12:00 am

Newsday

Live from London and Singapore, the latest international news from the BBC.
1:00 am

Outlook

Outlook with host Matthew Bannister is a daily half-hour human-interest current affairs program about individuals and their extraordinary stories.
2:00 am

Newsday

Live from London and Singapore, the latest international news from the BBC.
3:30 am

Business Daily

With a broader agenda than World Business Report, Business Daily brings more context to the big stories in business and economics. It includes interviews with newsmakers, key global players, and those at the cutting edge of new ideas, plus topics such as technology and innovation, business ethics, the environment and management.
3:50 am

Witness

Witness - history as told by the people who were there. Five days a week we will be talking to people who lived through moments of history to bring you a personal perspective on world events.
4:00 am

HARDtalk

HARDtalk interviews newsmakers and personalities from across the globe.
4:30 am

Click

Click is the BBC's flagship technology program, broadcast throughout the week on BBC One, the BBC News Channel and BBC World News.
4:50 am

From Our Own Correspondent

Each week, From Our Own Correspondent asks BBC reporters around the world to give a personal perspective on news events in their area. It's a program that combines expert analysis with insight and anecdote from an informed, personal point of view.
5:00 am

Morning Edition

Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep host NPR's morning news magazine.
5:50 am

Marketplace Morning Report

Morning business news from American Public Media.
6:00 am

Morning Edition

Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep host NPR's morning news magazine.
6:35 am

The Writer's Almanac

Garrison Keillor recounts the highlights of the day in history and reads a short poem or two.
6:40 am

Morning Edition

Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep host NPR's morning news magazine.
7:51 am

Marketplace Morning Report

Morning business news from American Public Media.
8:00 am

Morning Edition

Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep host NPR's morning news magazine.
9:00 am

BBC Newshour

Interviews, news and analysis of the day's global events.
10:00 am

The Diane Rehm Show

For more than 25 years, The Diane Rehm Show has offered listeners thoughtful and lively conversations on an array of topics with many of the most distinguished people of our times. The Friday edition includes Diane's two-hour "News Round-up."
12:00 pm

The Kojo Nnamdi Show

Kojo Nnamdi's live two-hour magazine program highlights news, political issues, and social trends of the day. The Friday edition of the show includes "Politics Hour."
2:00 pm

Fresh Air from WHYY

Host Terry Gross opens the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics.
3:00 pm

Here And Now

NPR, WBUR, Boston and public radio stations across the country are joining forces to bring listeners news and analysis in midday with Here & Now. Here & Now offers a distinctive mix of hard news and rich conversation featuring interesting players from across the spectrum of arts and culture...
4:00 pm

All Things Considered

For two hours every weekday, All Things Considered hosts Robert Siegel, Audie Cornish and Melissa Block present the program's trademark mix of news, interviews, commentaries, reviews and offbeat features.
6:00 pm

Marketplace

Kai Ryssdal hosts this award-winning, daily magazine on business and economics news "for the rest of us."
6:30 pm

All Things Considered

For two hours every weekday, All Things Considered hosts Robert Siegel, Audie Cornish and Melissa Block present the program's trademark mix of news, interviews, commentaries, reviews and offbeat features.
8:00 pm

The World

Host Marco Werman take an in-depth look at the international news agenda and the issues behind the headlines from BBC correspondents across the world.
9:00 pm

On Point

A hybrid of a talk program and a news-magazine, On Point puts each day's news into context and provides a lively forum for discussion and debate.
10:00 pm

Q With Jian Ghomeshi

"Q" is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.
11:00 pm

As It Happens

This informative and irreverent current affairs program calls and interviews newsmakers.
12:00 am

The Katy Daley Show

Katy brings more than 25 years of radio experience to celebrate the music through interviews and features such as Musician's Tips and Gems of Bluegrass.
3:00 am

The Lee Michael Demsey Show

Lee has hosted bluegrass programs on WAMU 88.5's airwaves for over 25 years. He continues his tradition of spinning contemporary bluegrass for you, live in the studio, each weekday. His Saturday program focuses on the great singer/songwriters in bluegrass and acoustic music.
5:00 am

The Chris Teskey Show

Radio veteran Chris Teskey presents three hours of Bluegrass goodness that draws from his three decades on the radio.
7:00 am

The Katy Daley Show

Katy brings more than 25 years of radio experience to celebrate the music through interviews and features such as Musician's Tips and Gems of Bluegrass.
10:00 am

The Chris Teskey Show

Radio veteran Chris Teskey presents three hours of Bluegrass goodness that draws from his three decades on the radio.
12:00 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.
3:00 pm

The Lee Michael Demsey Show

Lee has hosted bluegrass programs on WAMU 88.5's airwaves for over 25 years. He continues his tradition of spinning contemporary bluegrass for you, live in the studio, each weekday. His Saturday program focuses on the great singer/songwriters in bluegrass and acoustic music.
6:00 pm

Capital Americana

WAMU Bluegrass Country's Jen Hitt hosts this Americana program highlighting new acoustic American roots music.
9:00 pm

The Free For All

The perfect cure for those mid-week doldrums! Join Echo as she spins some contemporary and progressive bluegrass and Americana music, sure to get you tapping your foot and singing along. Grassify Your Life!
12:00 am

XPoNential Radio

With a unique mix of emerging and heritage contemporary musicians, XPoNential serves up an eclectic blend of blues, rock, world, folk, and alternative country.
5:00 am

World Update

Presented each weekday by Dan Damon, World Update strives to bring the most informative and interesting program filled the latest news and features.
6:00 am

Outside Source

The latest news from around the world.
7:00 am

Outlook

Outlook with host Matthew Bannister is a daily half-hour human-interest current affairs program about individuals and their extraordinary stories.
8:00 am

Newshour

The one-hour daily flagship program that, seven days a week, provides the latest news and interviews with newsmakers, eyewitnesses, correspondents, and analysts. Offering the best BBC reportage and features, debate and discussion, it's global in reach, authoritative in style.
9:00 am

Morning Edition

Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep host NPR's morning news magazine.
10:00 am

The Takeaway

The Takeaway delivers the national news and analysis you need to catch up, start your day, and prepare for what's ahead. Hosts John Hockenberry, along with The New York Times and WGBH Boston, invite listeners every morning to learn more and be part of the American conversation.
11:00 am

On Point

A hybrid of a talk program and a news-magazine, On Point puts each day's news into context and provides a lively forum for discussion and debate.
12:00 pm

Q With Jian Ghomeshi

"Q" is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.
1:00 pm

World, Have Your Say

World, Have Your Say is a ground-breaking, live global interactive program on radio every weekday and online 24/7. It invites World Service listeners and BBC online users to share their views and questions on key issues with a worldwide audience.
2:00 pm

Here And Now

NPR, WBUR, Boston and public radio stations across the country are joining forces to bring listeners news and analysis in midday with Here & Now. Here & Now offers a distinctive mix of hard news and rich conversation featuring interesting players from across the spectrum of arts and culture...
3:00 pm

To The Point

Hosted by Warren Olney, To the Point is a fast-paced, news-based one-hour daily national program that focuses on the hot-button issues of the day, co-produced by KCRW and Public Radio International.
4:00 pm

Newshour

The one-hour daily flagship program that, seven days a week, provides the latest news and interviews with newsmakers, eyewitnesses, correspondents, and analysts. Offering the best BBC reportage and features, debate and discussion, it's global in reach, authoritative in style.
5:00 pm

The Diane Rehm Show

For more than 25 years, The Diane Rehm Show has offered listeners thoughtful and lively conversations on an array of topics with many of the most distinguished people of our times. The Friday edition includes Diane's two-hour "News Round-up."
7:00 pm

The Kojo Nnamdi Show

Kojo Nnamdi's live two-hour magazine program highlights news, political issues, and social trends of the day. The Friday edition of the show includes "Politics Hour."
9:00 pm

XPoNential Radio

With a unique mix of emerging and heritage contemporary musicians, XPoNential serves up an eclectic blend of blues, rock, world, folk, and alternative country.
12:00 am

Newsday

Live from London and Singapore, the latest international news from the BBC.
1:00 am

Outlook

Outlook with host Matthew Bannister is a daily half-hour human-interest current affairs program about individuals and their extraordinary stories.
2:00 am

Newsday

Live from London and Singapore, the latest international news from the BBC.
3:30 am

Business Daily

With a broader agenda than World Business Report, Business Daily brings more context to the big stories in business and economics. It includes interviews with newsmakers, key global players, and those at the cutting edge of new ideas, plus topics such as technology and innovation, business ethics, the environment and management.
3:50 am

Witness

Witness - history as told by the people who were there. Five days a week we will be talking to people who lived through moments of history to bring you a personal perspective on world events.
4:00 am

HARDtalk

HARDtalk interviews newsmakers and personalities from across the globe.
4:30 am

Click

Click is the BBC's flagship technology program, broadcast throughout the week on BBC One, the BBC News Channel and BBC World News.
4:50 am

From Our Own Correspondent

Each week, From Our Own Correspondent asks BBC reporters around the world to give a personal perspective on news events in their area. It's a program that combines expert analysis with insight and anecdote from an informed, personal point of view.
5:00 am

Morning Edition

Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep host NPR's morning news magazine.
5:50 am

World Update

Presented each weekday by Dan Damon, World Update strives to bring the most informative and interesting program filled the latest news and features.
6:00 am

Morning Edition

Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep host NPR's morning news magazine.
6:35 am

The Writer's Almanac

Garrison Keillor recounts the highlights of the day in history and reads a short poem or two.
6:40 am

Morning Edition

Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep host NPR's morning news magazine.
7:51 am

Marketplace Morning Report

Morning business news from American Public Media.
8:00 am

Morning Edition

Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep host NPR's morning news magazine.
9:00 am

BBC Newshour

Interviews, news and analysis of the day's global events.
10:00 am

The Diane Rehm Show

For more than 25 years, The Diane Rehm Show has offered listeners thoughtful and lively conversations on an array of topics with many of the most distinguished people of our times. The Friday edition includes Diane's two-hour "News Round-up."
12:00 pm

The Kojo Nnamdi Show

Kojo Nnamdi's live two-hour magazine program highlights news, political issues, and social trends of the day. The Friday edition of the show includes "Politics Hour."
2:00 pm

Fresh Air from WHYY

Host Terry Gross opens the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics.
3:00 pm

Here And Now

NPR, WBUR, Boston and public radio stations across the country are joining forces to bring listeners news and analysis in midday with Here & Now. Here & Now offers a distinctive mix of hard news and rich conversation featuring interesting players from across the spectrum of arts and culture...
4:00 pm

All Things Considered

For two hours every weekday, All Things Considered hosts Robert Siegel, Audie Cornish and Melissa Block present the program's trademark mix of news, interviews, commentaries, reviews and offbeat features.
6:00 pm

Marketplace

Kai Ryssdal hosts this award-winning, daily magazine on business and economics news "for the rest of us."
6:30 pm

All Things Considered

For two hours every weekday, All Things Considered hosts Robert Siegel, Audie Cornish and Melissa Block present the program's trademark mix of news, interviews, commentaries, reviews and offbeat features.
8:00 pm

The World

Host Marco Werman take an in-depth look at the international news agenda and the issues behind the headlines from BBC correspondents across the world.
9:00 pm

On Point

A hybrid of a talk program and a news-magazine, On Point puts each day's news into context and provides a lively forum for discussion and debate.
10:00 pm

Q With Jian Ghomeshi

"Q" is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.
11:00 pm

As It Happens

This informative and irreverent current affairs program calls and interviews newsmakers.