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.

Series

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4 Pieces

Burning coal creates coal ash. Sometimes the ash is recycled, but more commonly it's stored in a pond or landfill. In Louisville, Kentucky, residents say that ash is escaping that landfill and contaminating their homes.

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7 Pieces

The series looks at people in their professions and how jobs have helped mold traditions and the culture of Kentucky.

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9 Pieces

Nine features about the health effects of living near the industrial Rubbertown neighborhood in Louisville, Kentucky.

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79 Pieces

Every week on The Guestlist, you'll hear casual, in-depth conversations and guest DJ sets with musicians, comedians, actors, authors, and other notable weirdos. It's like making a new friend at the end of the bar — and finding out they were in your favorite band.

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150 Pieces

Get a complete taste of legendary musicians and up-and-coming bands in these 7 minute interview pieces set to the artists own music. Hosted by Kyle Meredith.


Latest Pieces

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Did you know that for the past few years, Jack Johnson has donated 100% of his tour proceeds to charity? 100%! He’s as much of an environmental act...

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


  • Added: Oct 03, 2016
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 5
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It’s an election year and Ani DiFranco is on tour. You can bet that she’s not on the road just for the fun of it. As much an activist as a renowned...

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


  • Added: Oct 03, 2016
  • Length: 07:03
  • Purchases: 5
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Kurt Vile reveals his ultimate professional goal and discusses the first time he realized music could be his life. Comedian and director Bobcat Gol...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Luke Wilson talks about working with Cameron Crowe on his new TV show, working with his family, and advice he's accrued over the last 20 years in s...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jun 17, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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When Jamie Hince lost the use of his finger for a while a few years back, it definitely put up a few question marks for how The Kills would proceed...

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


  • Added: Jun 06, 2016
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 6
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When you’re named BBC’s Sound Of, life can start moving pretty fast, which is what is currently happening with Jack Garratt. In fact, being named ...

Bought by KUCB, WOUB, KHNS, KSRQ, WLPR and more


  • Added: Jun 06, 2016
  • Length: 07:02
  • Purchases: 6
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Comedian Margaret Cho talks about learning from all of her favorite musicians, constantly explaining her identity to audiences, and how sexual abus...

Bought by KBBI and WLPR


  • Added: Jun 02, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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As I was researching to interview Scott Hutchison from Frightened Rabbit, I couldn’t help but notice how many critics instantly went to description...

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


  • Added: May 30, 2016
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 5
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It took much longer than it should have, but Cheap Trick are sitting on top of the rock and roll mountain after recently being inducted into the Ha...

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


  • Added: May 30, 2016
  • Length: 07:00
  • Purchases: 5
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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 KUCB, KSRQ, WLPR, KSUT, and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 5