Program Guide

 Full Week - Tuesday
  Monday
09/29/14
Tuesday
09/30/14
Wednesday
10/01/14
Thursday
10/02/14
Friday
10/03/14
Saturday
10/04/14
Sunday
10/05/14
12:00 amprogram logo

The Spy
Ferris O'Brien
An eclectic mix of the Spy's library of more than 10,000 songs curated by Ferris O'Brien.
Chrome Pony and Friends Radio Hour
Stephen Battles
The Chrome Pony & Friends Radio Hour can best be described as a paranormal variety show. It is a psychedelic flirtation with the absurd. Chrome Radio is a surreal universe all it's own, permeating with disinterested bias.
program logo

The Spy
Ferris O'Brien
An eclectic mix of the Spy's library of more than 10,000 songs curated by Ferris O'Brien.
12:30 am
1:00 amprogram logo

The Spy
Ferris O'Brien
An eclectic mix of the Spy's library of more than 10,000 songs curated by Ferris O'Brien
1:30 am
2:00 am
2:30 am
3:00 am
3:30 am
4:00 am
4:30 am
5:00 amprogram logo

Morning Edition
Steve Inskeep and Renee Montagne
Hosts Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep bring the day's stories and news to radio listeners on the go. Steve and Renee interview newsmakers from politicians, to academics, to filmmakers, Morning Edition provides news in context, airs thoughtful ideas and commentary, and reviews important new music, books, and events in the arts. All with voices and sounds that invite listeners to experience the stories. Morning Edition is a world of ideas tailored to fit into your busy life.
Local Anchor: Ben Allen
program logo

The Splendid Table
Lynne Rossetto Kasper
The Splendid Table has been at the forefront of food issues and policies since its inception. Long before eating local became a catchphrase and farmers' markets became ubiquitous, the show had to make sure to define such terms as organic and sustainable for listeners. Today those terms have become part of the everyday lexicon, and people's hunger for wholesome food and the rituals surrounding it has only increased.
program logo

Living On Earth
Steve Curwood

Hosted by Steve Curwood, the award-winning environmental news program "Living on Earth" delves into the leading issues affecting the world we inhabit. As the population continues to rise and the management of the earth's resources becomes even more critical, "Living on Earth" examines the issues facing our increasingly interdependent world.
5:30 am
6:00 amprogram logo

Travel with Rick Steves
Rick Steves
"Travel with Rick Steves" is a fun, hour-long, practical talk show with guest experts and questions from travelers. This weekly program is a lively conversation between travelers and the experts as we learn to explore our world smartly, smoothly, and thoughtfully.
program logo

On Being
Krista Tippett
On Being engages listeners across the spectrum of belief and non-belief in conversation about life's deepest questions. From autism to the ethics of torture, Krista and her guests reach beyond the headlines to probe faith and meaning, ethics and new ways of being, amidst the political, ecological, economic, cultural and technological shifts that define 21st century life.
6:30 am
7:00 amprogram logo

Weekend Edition Saturday
Scott Simon
Whether revealing events in small-town America or overseas, or profiling notable personalities, Weekend Edition from NPR NewsSM appreciates the extraordinary details that make up every story. This two-hour morning newsmagazine covers hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor, courtesy of host Scott Simon.
program logo

Weekend Edition Sunday
Rachel Martin
Weekend Edition Sunday combines the news with colorful arts and human-interest features, appealing to the curious and eclectic. Conceived as a cross between a Sunday newspaper and CBS' Sunday Morning with Charles Kuralt, Weekend Edition Sunday features interviews with newsmakers, artists, scientists, politicians, musicians, writers, theologians and historians. The highlight for many listeners is the regularly scheduled puzzle segment with Puzzlemaster Will Shortz, the crossword puzzle editor of The New York Times.
7:30 am
8:00 am
8:30 am
9:00 amprogram logo

The Takeaway
John Hockenberry and Celeste Headlee
Produced by WNYC/New York and Public Radio International in collaboration with the BBC World Service, the "New York Times" and WGBH/Boston, "The Takeaway" provides a breadth and depth of world, national and regional news coverage that is unprecedented in public media.

John Hockenberry and Celeste Headlee convene critical conversations, take live reports from the field, provide a platform for commentary and analysis, and invite listeners to join the discussion.
program logo

Car Talk
Tom and Ray Magliozzi
Car Talk is a hilarious, fast-paced call-in program in which hosts Tom and Ray Magliozzi take the fear out of car repair and find the fun in engine failure. Every week, these uninhibited Boston brothers dispense automotive first aid and roadside philosophy.
program logo

Sound Opinions
Jim Rogatis and Greg Kot
Take two nationally respected rock critics, the latest music news, personal commentary, and exclusive interviews and performances, add a huge pile of records old and new, and the result is Sound Opinions-the world's only rock and roll talk show.

Based in Chicago, Sound Opinions is hosted by Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot, two of the finest and best-recognized pop music writers in the nation. For over a decade they were dedicated competitors at Chicago's two daily newspapers-Jim at the Chicago Sun-Times and Greg at the Chicago Tribune. Today, Jim writes about music for WBEZ.org and teaches criticism at Columbia College.
9:30 am
10:00 amprogram logo

On Point
Tom Ashbrook
On Point unites distinct and provocative voices with passionate discussion as it confronts the stories that are at the center of what is important in the world today. Leaving no perspective unchallenged, On Point digs past the surface and into the core of a subject, exposing each of its real world implications.
program logo

Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
Peter Sagal
NPR's Wait Wait…Don't Tell Me! takes a fast-paced, irreverent look at the news of the world—and the weird. The show offers a modern and sometimes raucous twist on the old-time radio quiz show, mining NPR news stories for quiz questions. The host is Peter Sagal, who is an award-winning playwright and father of three in his spare time. America's favorite newscaster, NPR's Carl Kasell, is the show's official judge and scorekeeper.
The Toaster Brunch
E-Roy
The Toaster Brunch is our Sunday morning Reggae show, hosted by E-Roy. The Toaster Brunch has an active following of scooter clubs and rastas from around the world.
10:30 am
11:00 amprogram logo

The Story
Dick Gordon
No dispassionate pundits or sterile academics allowed. That's the credo of The Story, an interview program hosted by the renowned Dick Gordon that fills in the picture of events in the news with compelling personal experiences.
program logo

This American Life
Ira Glass
Built around the innovative personal vision of host Ira Glass, "This American Life," quite literally, pioneered a new kind of radio storytelling. The weekly program explores a theme — fiascos, conventions, the job that takes over your life — through a playful mix of radio monologues, mini-documentaries, "found tape," short fiction and unusual music.
11:30 am
12:00 pmprogram logo

Fresh Air
Terry Gross
Fresh Air offers some of the most intelligent interviews, reviews, and commentary heard on radio. The hour-long, daily radio program is a cornerstone of NPR's news and talk programming. It features interviews with prominent cultural and entertainment figures, as well as distinguished experts on current events.
program logo

Moth Radio Hour
Jay Allison
Moth storytellers stand alone, under a spotlight, with only a microphone and a roomful of strangers. The storyteller and the audience embark on a high-wire act of shared experience which is both terrifying and exhilarating.

Originally formed by the writer George Dawes Green as an intimate gathering of friends on a porch in Georgia (where moths would flutter in through a hole in the screen), and then recreated in a New York City living room, The Moth quickly grew to produce immensely popular events at theaters and clubs around New York City and later around the country.
program logo

This American Life
Ira Glass
Built around the innovative personal vision of host Ira Glass, "This American Life," quite literally, pioneered a new kind of radio storytelling. The weekly program explores a theme — fiascos, conventions, the job that takes over your life — through a playful mix of radio monologues, mini-documentaries, "found tape," short fiction and unusual music.
12:30 pm
1:00 pmprogram logo

Talk of the Nation
Neal Conan
Talk of the Nation links the headlines with what's on people's minds, providing a springboard for listeners and experts to exchange ideas and pose critical questions about major events in the news and the world around them. Each day, Talk of the Nation combines the award-winning resources of NPR News with the vital participation of listeners. The result is a spirited and productive exchange of knowledge and insight that delves deeply into the news and ideas of the day.
program logo

Wits
John Moe
Wits is a live public radio show that brings world-class comedians, actors, and musicians to the stage of the Fitzgerald Theater, where host John Moe gives them and the audience the time of their lives. Praised as "one of the rare public radio comedy shows that's actually funny," and "a wildly successful radio show Wits is both a throwback to the radio's golden age and also wholly modern."
This Land Radio
Abby Wendle and Sarah Geis
This Land Radio is a portrait of Oklahoma in sound. Through interviews, field recordings, archival tape and music, we bring you the stories of the people who live here, in their own words.
1:30 pm
2:00 pmprogram logo

PRI's The World
Lisa Mullins
PRI's "The World" brings one-of-a-kind international stories home to America. Each weekday, host Lisa Mullins guides listeners through major issues and stories, linking global events directly to the American agenda.

"The World's" coverage is provided by a global network of international journalists. The program also has access to the 250 BBC correspondents located around the world. Unique in public radio, this network works in concert with the program's multinational team of producers and editors, and brings an exceptional depth of understanding and freshness of perspective to the program content.

The result is an award-winning hour of breaking news, in-depth features, hard-hitting commentaries and thought-provoking interviews found nowhere else in U.S. news coverage. PRI's "The World" — international news for an American audience.
program logo

The Dinner Party
Rico Gagliano and Brendan Francis Newnam
Think NPR meets Vanity Fair. In each episode, hosts Rico Gagliano & Brendan Francis Newnam talk with some of the world's most interesting celebrities, and along the way equip you with bad jokes, fresh drink recipes, hot food finds, odd news stories... and etiquette tips from the likes of Henry Rollins and Dick Cavett. It's all you need to get an edge in your weekend conversations. Past guests include Michelle Williams, Judd Apatow, Kid Cudi and Sir Richard Branson. Wallpaper magazine calls The Dinner Party one of the "Top 40 Reasons To Live In The USA."
program logo

TED Radio Hour
Guy Raz
An idea is the one gift that you can hang onto even after you've given it away. Welcome to TED Radio Hour hosted by Guy Raz – a journey through fascinating ideas: astonishing inventions, fresh approaches to old problems, new ways to think and create.

Based on Talks given by riveting speakers on the world-renowned TED stage, each show is centered on a common theme – such as the source of happiness, crowd-sourcing innovation, power shifts, or inexplicable connections – and injects soundscapes and conversations that bring these ideas to life.

TED Radio Hour is a co-production of NPR and TED.
2:30 pm
3:00 pmprogram logo

All Things Considered
Robert Siegel/Michele Norris/Melissa Block
All Things Considered is a vital daily companion to people who strive to stay informed and in touch. Since its debut in 1971, this daily afternoon radio newsmagazine has been a leader and innovator in broadcast journalism. Through the incisive and intuitive, relevant and reflective reporting that characterizes the program, All Things Considered transforms the way listeners understand current events and view the world.

Heard by more than 12 million* people on over 600 radio stations each week, All Things Considered is one of the most popular programs in America. Every weekday, hosts Melissa Block, Michele Norris, and Robert Siegel present two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special – sometimes quirky – features.
program logo

The Splendid Table
Lynne Rossetto Kasper
The Splendid Table has been at the forefront of food issues and policies since its inception. Long before eating local became a catchphrase and farmers' markets became ubiquitous, the show had to make sure to define such terms as organic and sustainable for listeners. Today those terms have become part of the everyday lexicon, and people's hunger for wholesome food and the rituals surrounding it has only increased.
Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
Peter Sagal
3:30 pm
4:00 pmprogram logo

Weekend All Things Considered
Guy Raz
All Things Considered is a vital daily companion to people who strive to stay informed and in touch. Since its debut in 1971, this daily afternoon radio newsmagazine has been a leader and innovator in broadcast journalism. Through the incisive and intuitive, relevant and reflective reporting that characterizes the program, All Things Considered transforms the way listeners understand current events and view the world.
4:30 pm
5:00 pmprogram logo

A Prairie Home Companion
Garrison Keillor
The only live music and variety show aired nationwide today, A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, music, and Garrison Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon."
program logo

American Routes
Nick Spitzer
American Routes is a weekly two-hour public radio program produced in New Orleans, presenting a broad range of American music — blues and jazz, gospel and soul, old-time country and rockabilly, Cajun and zydeco, Tejano and Latin, roots rock and pop, avant-garde and classical. Now in our 12th year on the air, American Routes explores the shared musical and cultural threads in these American styles and genres of music — and how they are distinguished.
5:30 pm
6:00 pmprogram logo

Marketplace
Kai Ryssdal
Award-winning Marketplace is public radio's daily magazine on business and economics news "for the rest of us." The 30-minute program—with an irreverent reporting style all its own—airs weekday evenings on more than 320 public radio stations nationwide and boasts the largest audience for any business program in the United States on radio, cable or network television. In conjunction with Marketplace Morning Report and Marketplace Money, this trio of financial programming covers listeners from wallet to Wall Street.
6:30 pmprogram logo

All Things Considered
Robert Siegel/Michele Norris/Melissa Block
All Things Considered is a vital daily companion to people who strive to stay informed and in touch. Since its debut in 1971, this daily afternoon radio newsmagazine has been a leader and innovator in broadcast journalism. Through the incisive and intuitive, relevant and reflective reporting that characterizes the program, All Things Considered transforms the way listeners understand current events and view the world.

Heard by more than 12 million* people on over 600 radio stations each week, All Things Considered is one of the most popular programs in America. Every weekday, hosts Melissa Block, Michele Norris, and Robert Siegel present two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special – sometimes quirky – features.
7:00 pmTasting Notes
Clayton Bahr
Tasting Notes is the brainchild of Clayton Bahr, the Spy's very own wine impresario. Scientific evidence backs up the thesis of this show: marrying wine selections with music playlists can enhance or change the flavor of the wine. He works for Putnam Wines and teaches a broad array of wine classes.
You're Welcome
Kellen and Beau
You're Welcome is the only all vinyl show in Oklahoma. Kellen was the former lead singer of Pretty Black Chains, who earned an opening slot for the Smashing Pumpkins after Billy Corgan heard their demo. Beau and his sister Jessica DJ together under the moniker, Sibling Rivalry.
Millions Now Listening Will Never Die
Jon Mooneyham
Our post-punk show, Millions Now Listening Will Never Die, is hosted by the legendary Jon Mooneyham. Jon is also an adjunct teacher at the Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma. He played guitar in the Flaming Lips back in the day and has met and interviewed practically every band alive.
The Oklahoma Rock Show
Ryan LaCroix and Grace Gordon
The Oklahoma Rock Show filters through dozens of submissions a week to find the best in new local music. Ryan LaCroix is the host and mastermind behind the show and teaches at the Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma (ACM@UCO).
Juke Joint Revival
Jenni Zee
Juke Joint Revival rivals any Rockabilly/Roots show on the air today, and the host of that program, Jenni Zee, lives and breathes the Rockabilly lifestyle. Her show has drawn the attention of Rockabilly fans the world over.
For the Sake of the Song
Greg Johnson
From Stephen Foster to John Fullbright, Greg Johnson opens his CD collection with songs that are historic, thoughtful and even just plain fun. From tin pan alley to the glory days of rock & roll to Okie favorites such as Jimmy Webb, Hoyt Axton, Leon Russell, and Roger Miller can be heard, as well as newer artists from folk and Americana.
Specials Hour
It's the programmer's choice from the best of public radio.
7:30 pm
8:00 pmFreakbeat
Kenworth
Kenworth hosts Freakbeat, a garage and pschedelia show that delves into the archives of decades past. In 2001, Kenworth formed The Convoy with his pal Peterbilt, and the duo built a loyal following as fixtures on the local scene, rocking out clubs for a decade.
program logo

Folk Salad
Scott Aycock and Richard Higgs
Your hosts Richard Higgs and Scott Aycock play an eclectic mix of Folk, Singer/songwriter, Americana, Bluegrass, Blues, Roots music, Old time country, and of course Oklahoma's own Red Dirt music, as well as anything else we happen to like from the Folk Salad garden that week. We also air frequent interviews and in-studio performances by local and nationally known performers in the above genres.
Songs from the Prairie and Plains
Samantha Lamb and Samantha Crain
8:30 pm
9:00 pmprogram logo

The Spy
Ferris O'Brien
An eclectic mix of the Spy's library of more than 10,000 songs curated by Ferris O'Brien.
Gold Soundz
Kenworth
Gold Soundz' mission is to acquaint Spy and KOSU listeners with the myriad of artists that flew, and some that didn't fly at all, under the 1990s radio radar in Alternative Rock (before the term became watered down), Indie Rock and groups that defy mainstream categorization such as lo-fi, shoegaze, indie pop, drone, noise, garage revival and much more.
program logo

The Spy
Ferris O'Brien
An eclectic mix of the Spy's library of more than 10,000 songs curated by Ferris O'Brien.
SpyLab
Katie Wicks
Katie Wicks is our resident international superstar DJ. She hosts SpyLab, a dance mix show on Saturday nights and co-hosts the largest weekly dance party in OKC, Robotic Wednesdays. She has had two original dance songs chart in the World Top 100 Beatport charts. She has been hired to DJ in L.A., NYC, Chicago, San Francisco, Dallas, Portugal, Spain and Costa Rica.
Red Dirt Radio Hour
John Cooper and Brad Piccolo
It's an hour of Oklahoma Red Dirt with the Red Dirt Rangers. Join us for your favorite classic artists and new ones.
9:30 pm
10:00 pmThe Blank Generation
Katie Jones and Chad Hunnicutt
Our punk show, The Blank Generation, is hosted by Katie Jones and Chad Hunnicutt. Katie has been attending punks shows for more than half her life. Chad is a member of local band, The Muck Savages.
Pairadime Music
Gray Thomas, Ryan Drake and Daniel Sewell
Pairadime Music is a locally organized movement aiming to be the epicenter of Oklahoma & Midwest HipHop. Hosts Gray Thomas, Ryan Drake, and Daniel Sewell will play, discuss, and alert people to as much local and regional HipHop music, information, and events as possible.
10:30 pm
11:00 pmprogram logo

The Spy
Ferris O'Brien
An eclectic mix of the Spy's library of more than 10,000 songs curated by Ferris O'Brien.
program logo

The Spy
Ferris O'Brien
An eclectic mix of the Spy's library of more than 10,000 songs curated by Ferris O'Brien.
program logo

The Spy
Ferris O'Brien
An eclectic mix of the Spy's library of more than 10,000 songs curated by Ferris O'Brien
11:30 pm

Date:

Legend: