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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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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 and KWIT


  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 2
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After recording and scrapping a new record for his latest version of The Smashing Pumpkins, Billy Corgan teamed up with producer Rick Rubin for a s...

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


  • Added: Jan 15, 2018
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 3
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When asked by Turntable Kitchen to cover an entire album, Ben Gibbard went for the gold by choosing his all-time favorite album by his all-time fav...

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


  • Added: Jan 15, 2018
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 3
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After a five year break that saw solo albums and time off, The Killers have reconvened for their 5th LP, Wonderful Wonderful (Sept. 22, Island). Br...

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


  • Added: Jan 08, 2018
  • Length: 07:05
  • Purchases: 4
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If St. Vincent’s last 5 albums hadn’t convinced you that she was one of the most important artists of our day, the just released Masseduction shoul...

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


  • Added: Jan 08, 2018
  • Length: 07:02
  • Purchases: 4
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Jessica Lea Mayfield talks about her past experiences with domestic violence and how they informed her latest album, the raw and confessional "Sorr...

Bought by WLPR and KWIT


  • Added: Jan 05, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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David Crosby will recently released Sky Trails, his fourth album in three years. The twice-inducted Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member took a few mo...

Bought by WOUB and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Dec 30, 2017
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Chris Hillman thought that his recording career had finished. He was content in playing his many hits live from legendary bands The Byrds, The Flyi...

Bought by WOUB and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Dec 30, 2017
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 2
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We find out about how Elliott Smith was responsible for the birth of Death Cab for Cutie and how Elliott Smith himself was born — sort of.

Bought by KWIT and WLPR


  • Added: Dec 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Tori Amos has a long history of taking on big subjects in her music, but with her latest LP, Native Invader, our very existence is at stake. Filled...

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


  • Added: Dec 23, 2017
  • Length: 06:58
  • Purchases: 3
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Sylvan Esso say they definitely felt the pressure going into their 2nd LP, What Now, especially after their debut became a runaway hit. Amelia Meat...

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


  • Added: Dec 23, 2017
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 3
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We revisit our podcast miniseries about the late singer-songwriter Elliott Smith, as we hear stories about how influential Elliott's music was and ...

Bought by KWIT and WLPR


  • Added: Dec 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Emmylou Harris was part of getTV’s A Nashville Christmas this season, singing a Dolly Parton classic and a duet with Wynonna Judd. I got to speak w...

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


  • Added: Dec 18, 2017
  • Length: 06:57
  • Purchases: 3
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Cheap Trick now have their very own Christmas album, Christmas Christmas, and as you would expect, this is no ordinary holiday fare. Covering folks...

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


  • Added: Dec 18, 2017
  • Length: 14:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Earlier this year, Bonnie "Prince" Billy released a collection of Merle Haggard covers called "Best Troubador." To celebrate it, he recorded an hou...

Bought by KWIT and WLPR


  • Added: Dec 15, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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ODESZA released their latest LP, A Moment Apart, earlier this year and Harrison Mills spoke with Kyle Meredith about their expanded sound, special ...

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


  • Added: Dec 11, 2017
  • Length: 06:58
  • Purchases: 4
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Jamila Woods had a strong 2016 thanks in part to her debut album, Heavn, and collaborations with fellow Chicago artists like Chance The Rapper. Hea...

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


  • Added: Dec 11, 2017
  • Length: 07:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Les Savy Fav frontman Tim Harrington explains the importance of casual brilliance in his approach to art. Radiolab creator Jad Abumrad talks about ...

Bought by KWIT and WLPR


  • Added: Dec 08, 2017
  • Length: 56:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Jason Isbell has gathered up The 400 Unit for his latest LP, The Nashville Sound, a rock record packed with his trademark storytelling and topical ...

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


  • Added: Dec 04, 2017
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 3
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Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives latest LP, Way Out West, finds Stuart writing of a scene full of cowboys, aliens, horses, drug trips, su...

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


  • Added: Dec 04, 2017
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 3