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  • Carolyn Franzini is the host of "A Time for Tales," Sunday afternoons at 3pm on Morehead State Public Radio.Carolyn and her family were introduced to the power of stories while attending the National Storytelling Festival in Jonesboro, TN. She...

  • In-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Every weekday, hear two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes...

  • Audio Visions will air Thursdays from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. and showcase a lively mix of college-based music styles. Student-hosted and produced, the program will feature independent artists, local music and information on Morehead State University...

  • Big Band Boulevard invites listeners to stroll down memory lane. Enjoy an hour of the finest swing and big band recordings from the 1920’s through the 1950’s including celebrated artists and bandleaders Benny Goodman, Jimmie Lunceford, Glenn...

  • The Bluegrass Railroad carries on MSPR's long-time Saturday bluegrass tradition. Host Tony Pence blends current and traditional sounds -- including interviews with your favorite Bluegrass artists. Listener requests are also welcome. 

  • Michelle Wallace is your host for this program of contemporary and traditional bluegrass, bluegrass gospel and traditional Appalachian music. A veteran bluegrass performer, Michelle Wallace is a featured member of the Hazel Holler Band and is a...

  • Three hours of Big Band, Bebop and Beyond Café Jazz is a mix of original vinyl recordings with contemporary jazz releases on CD. The show is energetic, classic and classy. It is filled with lots of fulsome big band sounds, with horns that swing...

  • Enjoy the best in Classical Music with Greg Jenkins, weekdays, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Special features include hourly NPR news,  The 90 Second Naturalist, and The Pulse of the Planet.

    You can also hear classical music weekdays from 1:00 pm...

  • KET’s longest-running public affairs program, Comment on Kentucky, has been assembling journalists to offer perspectives on the week’s news and newsmakers since 1974.

  • Connections with Renee Shaw, a KET interview and discussion series, explores the cultures and concerns of Kentucky’s diverse minority communities and celebrates everyday heroes. “Instead of just harping on what’s wrong, we hope Connections will...

  • Front Page, a half-hour talk show at 9am and 4pm every Friday on Morehead State Public Radio. You will have the chance to participate in our discussions on politics, public affairs, the arts....the issues that are front and center in the...

  • Morehead State Public Radio presents classic, old-time radio programs from the 1930’s through the 1950’s. On each program of the Golden Age of Radio, enjoy thrilling westerns, classic comedy, exciting adventure and suspense....

  • Grant Alden's Field Notes is a tour of the highways, byways and culdesacs of American roots music. 

  • Health Matters is a hour-long program that focuses on the health care needs of the mountain region. The weekly program is a co-production of Morehead State Public Radio and the Northeast Kentucky Area Health Education Center. AHEC...

  • Latino USA is a nationally syndicated public radio program produced by The Futuro Media Group and distributed nationwide by National Public Radio. As a news magazine, the mission of Latino USA is to provide weekly insights into the lived...

  • Live From The Jazz Lounge will feature live jazz performances recorded at historic and prominent venues throughout the United States, Europe and the world including the Blue Note and Village Vanguard in New York City; Blues Alley in Washington,...

  • Do you have trouble keeping up with local news and sports during your busy day? Let Morehead State Public Radio update you on your world doing our midday newscast.  Whether you are in the office, the car, or on a lunch break…tune into 90.3fm...

  • Welcome to an archive of the Morehead-Rowan County Chamber of Commerce Luncheons, recorded by Morehead State Public Radio. 

    Special thanks to Jamie Breeze, Joy Brown, Tracy Williams, Morehead Tourism, Morehead-Rowan County Chamber of...

  • Waking up is hard to do, but it’s easier with NPR’s Morning Edition.  Hosts Renee Montagne and Steve Inskeep bring the day’s stories and news to radio listeners on the go. Morning Edition provides news in context, airs thoughtful ideas and...

  • In the tradition of "All Things Considered", "Morning Edition" and "The World", MSPR presents "Mountain Edition". This half hour news magazine focuses on events in eastern Kentucky, western West Virginia and southern Ohio. Featured will be...

  • For more than 30 years, Mountain Stage with Larry Groce has been the home of live music on public radio. Produced in West Virginia and distributed by NPR, each two hour episode of Mountain Stage can be heard every week on more than 150 stations...

  • The MSU Recital Series is a weekly program of live recordings from the Duncan Recital Hall, located within the Baird Music Building on the campus of Morehead State University. Each program features faculty, student, and guest recitals from the...

  • A reflective hour of roots-based blues, folk and Americana music. Each theme-based hour showcases musicians, singers and songwriters who have created and crafted these distinct music genres.

  • Hosted and produced by Paul Hitchcock, "Nothin' But The Blues" originated in April 1992 as a one-hour program airing Friday nights at 11pm. The program evolved to two hours in 1994 moving to its current home on Saturday nights. In July 1998,...

  • Steve Young is your host for "Now And Again," an eclectic collection of wit, humor and music. Broadcast on the 5th Friday of the month (usually on a quarterly basis), it's a hour with lighthearted tales and nostalgic music, brain teasers and...

  • Despite the name, “Odd Numbers” isn’t a documentary about mathematics. Instead, and to the delight of those who are math challenged, “Odd Numbers” is a novelty music program filed with odd songs and comedy bits. Hosted by Doug Chatham, each...

  • Open Mic, a half-hour talk show at 9 am and 4 pm every Friday on Morehead State Public Radio. Visit with newsmakers, artists, authors, politicians and public servants as we discuss the issues that are critical to our region. 

  • This is the mainstream jazz show we’ve been waiting for! “Café Jazz” (our first mainstream show) has been a tough act to follow… but we have finally found a companion show that is on par. “Return to the Source” provides the polished...

  • Shaping Appalachia is a public affairs radio program discussing current issues facing eastern Kentucky and the Appalachian region.

    Shaping Appalachia is hosted by Dr. Wayne Andrews, president of Morehead State...

  • Hosted by Mihaela Maynard, Sin Fronteras explores the history and culture of the Latin American community through stories and music. The program features contemporary and traditional music from Latin America, along with stories about everyday...

  • Morehead State Public Radio presents "Sunday Night Jazz," Sunday evenings from 6pm to 8pm. "Sunday Night Jazz" showcases the the best in jazz from New Orleans to New York and Chicago to LA, featuring today's finest artists of traditional and...

  • Sunday Night Jazz Showcase profiles the legends and legacy of jazz music. Each week, the program showcases the music, performers, composers and styles of jazz that have made it America’s premiere musical art form.

    Sunday Night Jazz...

  • Leon Smothers is the creator, writer and host of “That Was Radio.”

    In addition to providing an overview of radio programs from the 1930s through 1950s, “That Was Radio” will go behind the programs to explore the personalities and events...

  • “The Reader’s Notebook” is a daily radio feature using general interest pieces, often of literary or historic significance. Topics will also include science, technology, philosophy, folklore and the arts.

    The series is written and hosted...

  • A one-hour, weekday radio news magazine offering a mix of news, features, interviews, and music from around the globe.

  • The program wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories. 

  • The program wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories.