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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Party man Andrew WK talks about learning to embrace the entirety of the human experience, including the parts that don't necessarily feel good. Com...

Bought by KHNS, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 01:56:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Damien Jurado has now composed a trilogy. What started as a dream he had, turned into the beautiful album Maraquopa. Instead of just a beautiful co...

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


  • Added: Apr 25, 2016
  • Length: 07:06
  • Purchases: 4
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When chief songwriter Nick Hodgson left Kaiser Chiefs a few years back, a lot of fans thought that was the end. What they didn’t expect was a comeb...

Bought by KUCB, KCMJ Community Radio, KSRQ, WLPR, KSUT and more


  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 07:07
  • Purchases: 6
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What do Nada Surf have to prove at this point? They showed us that they were more than a one hit wonder from the 90s with their early 2000s comebac...

Bought by KUCB, KCMJ Community Radio, KSRQ, WLPR, KHNS and more


  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 07:06
  • Purchases: 7
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Broken Bells proved they were just one a one-off side project for The Shins’ James Mercer and super producer Danger Mouse when they released their ...

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


  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 5
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School of Seven Bells talk SVIIB with Kyle Meredith

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


  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 07:05
  • Purchases: 3
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Did you know Best Coast have a strong love for Sugar Ray? Oh it’s true. Not only them, but plenty of 90s groups that most people have shoved into ...

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


  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 07:07
  • Purchases: 4
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With the release of A Man Alive, Thao Nguyen let us in on some of her most personal family moments, and matters. For most artists, that would have ...

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


  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 06:58
  • Purchases: 5
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What doesn’t Wayne Coyne have his hand in these days? The Flaming Lips frontman is rarely out of the spotlight, whether it’s with his day job, side...

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


  • Added: Mar 19, 2016
  • Length: 07:08
  • Purchases: 4
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Have you heard the new Iggy Pop album, Post Pop Depression? Not only is it one of the best records of the year, it’s also one of his greatest albu...

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


  • Added: Mar 19, 2016
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 6