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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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Tom Jones has seen it all, and played it all. We first fell in love during his 60s big band sounds, followed his early 80s country turn and rock re...

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


  • Added: Dec 05, 2016
  • Length: 07:03
  • Purchases: 3
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Let’s start with the roll call. Ace. Roxy Music. Squeeze. Mike + the Mechanics. These are the bands of Paul Carrack. The soul singing keyboardist h...

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


  • Added: Dec 05, 2016
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 3
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Dean Wareham had his first bit of notoriety in Galaxie 500 before heading off in the early 90s to form Luna. That’s eventually where he met his wif...

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


  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 07:07
  • Purchases: 3
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Yes, Britta Phillips was the original voice of Jem and the Holograms. That’s really fun to say. She dropped into the band Luna in the late 90s, mar...

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


  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 07:02
  • Purchases: 3
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Arctic Monkeys had their biggest success ever with 2013’s AM, which is saying something as one of the UK’s biggest exports since they debuted in 20...

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


  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 07:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Hot Hot Heat arrived on the scene just after the turn of the millennium with 2002 Make Up The Breakdown, instantly grabbing our attention with song...

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


  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Against Me's Laura Jane Grace, who just released an autobiography, discusses her early years in punk and feeling out of place onstage before she ca...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Nov 17, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Sharon Jones’s story is an amazing one, which is how the Dap Kings vocalist ended up as the subject of one of the year’s most talked about document...

Bought by KAOS, KUCB, KRZA, KSUT, WLPR and more


  • Added: Nov 14, 2016
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 6
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Lake Street Dive is easily one of the most fun bands out right now. A soul band that wears their pop hearts on their sleeves, they’ve kept the mass...

Bought by WOUB, KUCB, KSRQ, WKMS, KSUT and more


  • Added: Nov 14, 2016
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 7
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Aaron Weiss of mewithoutYou gets real about losing his father and how he managed to stay motivated as a musician. Ryan Kattner of Man Man discusses...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Nov 11, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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There’s a common misconception outside of the music industry, but for those of us that get to see the sausage made on a regular basis know, there i...

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


  • Added: Nov 07, 2016
  • Length: 07:08
  • Purchases: 4
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It’s been a lot of fun to watch the rise of The Black Keys. They started out as a couple of guys who like to jam on their amped up version of the b...

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


  • Added: Nov 07, 2016
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 5
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Rabid collaborator Neko Case talks about her desire to share music with others and how music served as her companion as a child. Comedian and host ...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Nov 03, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Is Aloe Blacc everywhere right now? It certainly seems that way. Turn on the TV and there he is singing Candyman in an M&Ms commercial. Go to YouTu...

Bought by KAOS, KUCB, WOUB, WLPR, and KSUT


  • Added: Oct 31, 2016
  • Length: 07:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Fantastic Negrito has lived several lives already. He’s gone through the ringers of being signed, shelved, and dropped from a major label, survived...

Bought by KUCB, WOUB, WLPR, and KSUT


  • Added: Oct 31, 2016
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 4
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Have you heard the new Garbage record, Strange Little Birds? It’s been difficult for me to stop listening to it. Over 20 years in and the band hasn...

Bought by KUCB, WOUB, WLPR, and KSUT


  • Added: Oct 24, 2016
  • Length: 07:08
  • Purchases: 4
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Let’s start with the hook. Tanya Donelly has been part of three of the most important bands of the 90s, first with Throwing Muses, then briefly wit...

Bought by KUCB, WOUB, WLPR, and KSUT


  • Added: Oct 24, 2016
  • Length: 07:02
  • Purchases: 4
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It's all about jobs this week. Sort of. Jazz saxophonist Kamasi Washington discusses the difference between being an amateur musician and a profess...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Oct 21, 2016
  • Length: 56:59
  • Purchases: 1
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When you talk about De La Soul, you’ll inevitably bring up their legendary record, Three Feet High And Rising. It changed the game, blending sample...

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


  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 07:05
  • Purchases: 3
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DJ Shadow has spent around 25 years as one of the most respected DJs in the game, thanks to his innovation and hunger for new directions. With this...

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


  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 07:00
  • Purchases: 5