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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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Does it get any better than Bonnie Raitt? When you think of an artist in control, she’s gotta be one of the first names that come to mind as an art...

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


  • Added: May 23, 2016
  • Length: 07:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Ziggy Marley’s newest LP is self titled, possibly because it’s one of the truest representations of the reggae legend, at once expression his human...

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


  • Added: May 23, 2016
  • Length: 07:05
  • Purchases: 3
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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: May 20, 2016
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Dwight Yoakam is a man who’s always got a lot going on. Last year’s Second Hand Heart came right on the heels of his involvement in the CBS show Un...

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


  • Added: May 16, 2016
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 3
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Houndmouth’s rise has been nonstop from the moment that they released their first mp3s, quickly becoming web darlings, finding themselves signed to...

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


  • Added: May 16, 2016
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 3
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Okkervil River frontman Will Sheff talks about how identity and artifice inform music. Yoni Wolf discusses doubt, discipline, and paying his mortgage.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 12, 2016
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
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When is Lou Barlow not busy? These days he splits his time between two of his legendary groups, Dinosaur Jr, Sebadoh, as well as a consistent outpu...

Bought by 91.1 The Globe - WGCS, WLPR, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", and KSUT


  • Added: May 09, 2016
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 4
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Kurt Vile’s career hit a fever pitch last year with his latest release, Believe I’m Going Down. High critical praise, a hit single, collaborations ...

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


  • Added: May 09, 2016
  • Length: 07:03
  • Purchases: 4
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If it looks like Graham Nash hasn’t been doing much lately, you’re not really paying attention. The rock and roll hall of fame member of both The H...

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


  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 4
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I found myself sitting in a closed hotel restaurant, dim lights and only a few workers milling about. The back room had been opened just for us, f...

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


  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 07:03
  • Purchases: 3
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Party man Andrew WK talks about learning to embrace the entirety of the human experience, including the parts that don't necessarily feel good. Com...

Bought by KHNS, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 01:56:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Damien Jurado has now composed a trilogy. What started as a dream he had, turned into the beautiful album Maraquopa. Instead of just a beautiful co...

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


  • Added: Apr 25, 2016
  • Length: 07:06
  • Purchases: 3
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We've got something a little different for you this week: a tribute to The Replacements. Music journalist and author Bob Mehr — who wrote the defin...

Bought by KSRQ and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 22, 2016
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 2
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When chief songwriter Nick Hodgson left Kaiser Chiefs a few years back, a lot of fans thought that was the end. What they didn’t expect was a comeb...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, KSRQ, WLPR, KSUT, and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 07:07
  • Purchases: 5
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What do Nada Surf have to prove at this point? They showed us that they were more than a one hit wonder from the 90s with their early 2000s comebac...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, KSRQ, WLPR, KHNS, KSUT and more


  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 07:06
  • Purchases: 6
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Mike Watt of the Minutemen, Firehose, Dos, and the Stooges, talks about how one formative friendship and a tragic death defined his entire career. ...

Bought by KSRQ and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 14, 2016
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Ethan Hawke discusses insecurity, success, and failure as an artist. Justin Pierre of Motion City Soundtrack talks about something pretty closely r...

Bought by KSRQ and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Broken Bells proved they were just one a one-off side project for The Shins’ James Mercer and super producer Danger Mouse when they released their ...

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


  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 4
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School of Seven Bells talk SVIIB with Kyle Meredith

Bought by WLPR and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 07:05
  • Purchases: 2
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Did you know Best Coast have a strong love for Sugar Ray? Oh it’s true. Not only them, but plenty of 90s groups that most people have shoved into ...

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


  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 07:07
  • Purchases: 3