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Louisville Public Media

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Louisville Public Media (LPM) is an independent, community supported not-for-profit corporation serving our Louisville metropolitan area with three distinct public radio stations and a newly established investigative unit: 89.3 WFPL News provides local, national and international news, public affairs and cultural programming; Classical 90.5 WUOL is our city’s only classical music and fine arts radio station; 91.9 WFPK Radio Louisville showcases independent, alternative music and an array of musical genres; and the newly established Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting (KyCIR) shines the light of accountability on the people and institutions in power.

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Minutemen and Stooges bassist Mike Watt talks about how a single relationship and a tragic death altered his life and career. In another edition of...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Feb 24, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Fitz & The Tantrums may have arrived as a pop throwback for the next generation, but they didn’t stay in that box for long. They were quick to move...

Bought by WOUB, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", WLPR, and KSUT


  • Added: Feb 20, 2017
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 4
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Saying that I dare you not to at least bob your head along with Saint Motel’s “Move” isn’t really a fair challenge. It’s near impossible as long as...

Bought by WOUB, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 20, 2017
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 3
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Phosphorescent frontman Matthew Houck discusses his need for solitude when writing music and the difference between a musical palace and a musical ...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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If it comes down to one man to save rock and roll, my money's on Chuck Prophet. His most recent run of albums harkens back to the purest form of th...

Bought by WLPR and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 06:55
  • Purchases: 2
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Before Josh Ritter heads back into the studio to start recording his next album, he’s road testing new material in front of a fanbase always eager ...

Bought by WOUB, WLPR, and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 07:07
  • Purchases: 3
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Jim James reveals how the shadiest motel in Louisville gave birth to My Morning Jacket and discusses embracing uncertainty in songwriting. Sadie Du...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Feb 10, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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If you were a 120 Minutes on MTV obsessive like I was, you’ll remember the band Velvet Crush. Their 1994 breakthrough, Teenage Symphonies To God, f...

Bought by WLPR, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", WOUB, and KSUT


  • Added: Feb 06, 2017
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 4
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It’s been six years since power pop god Matthew Sweet released an album of original music, but brothers and sisters, I am here to tell you that the...

Bought by WLPR, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", WOUB, and KSUT


  • Added: Feb 06, 2017
  • Length: 07:06
  • Purchases: 4
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You'll hear the first installment of a special podcast miniseries from The Guestlist all about the late singer/songwriter Elliott Smith as his land...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Feb 02, 2017
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
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After the demise of his band Eastern Conference Champions, Joshua Ostrander was faced with a demila. How would he continue with his art? The next t...

Bought by WOUB, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", and WLPR


  • Added: Jan 30, 2017
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 3
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It isn’t as easy to find great rock and roll as it use to be. Something solid, loud, fast, and most importantly, fun. But if The Struts have anythi...

Bought by WOUB, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", and WLPR


  • Added: Jan 30, 2017
  • Length: 07:05
  • Purchases: 3
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"Saturday Night Live" alum and stand-up comedian Brooks Wheelan discusses his one-year stint on the show and some of the reasons he didn't make it ...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Jimmy Eat World released their 8th album, Integrity Blues, last year in what some called a return to form of their earlier works. But that’s not ex...

Bought by KSUT, WLPR, WOUB, and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Jan 23, 2017
  • Length: 06:56
  • Purchases: 4
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After two decades in NYC, Mike Doughty made a big lifestyle change recently by moving to Memphis. While the change of scenery isn’t exactly evident...

Bought by KSUT, WLPR, WOUB, and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Jan 23, 2017
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 4
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David Bazan and Damien Jurado have been close friends since high school. That said, they hadn't seen each other in years when they just so happened...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jan 20, 2017
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
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As the story goes, My Morning Jacket’s Jim James had been working on scoring a soundtrack when the studio fired him for being too weird. The jams w...

Bought by WOUB, WKMS, KSUT, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", and WLPR


  • Added: Jan 16, 2017
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 5
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My Morning Jacket may be between albums right now, but that hasn’t slowed any of the members down. Most of the guys ended up backing Ray Lamontagne...

Bought by WOUB, KSUT, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", and WLPR


  • Added: Jan 16, 2017
  • Length: 06:58
  • Purchases: 4
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Daily Show co-creator Lizz Winstead discusses what originally inspired her to incorporate politics into her act. Downtown Boys frontwoman Victoria ...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jan 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The four years spent between Regina Spektor’s 2012 LP, What We Saw From The Cheap Seats, and the new Remember Us To Life, was spent taking care of ...

Bought by WOUB, WKMS, WAMC, WLPR, KSUT and more


  • Added: Jan 09, 2017
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 6