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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After fronting Delta Spirit for the last decade, Matthew Logan Vasquez decided it was finally time to try out his solo side. Not that he has any p...

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


  • Added: Feb 15, 2016
  • Length: 06:55
  • Purchases: 3
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Dr. Dog is having a lot of fun looking back right now, but not without a twist. The band released their first live record, a snapshot of previous ...

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


  • Added: Feb 15, 2016
  • Length: 07:01
  • Purchases: 3
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Craig Finn talks about the difference between making music with The Hold Steady and making music on his own, as well as how his attitude has change...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Last year’s The Ember’s of Time was another fine record in an already long line of Josh Rouse’s catalog. The theme of time runs throughout it with...

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


  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 07:08
  • Purchases: 3
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Colin Meloy says he wishes he would have never used the word "hiatus" when referring to his band The Decemberists taking time off after The King Is...

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


  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 4
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If a true modern day cowboy exists, Ryan Bingham is that. Sure, you can hear it in every gravely note that comes out of his mouth, in every note o...

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


  • Added: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 07:05
  • Purchases: 3
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The Wood Brothers have spent a lifetime singing to strangers, which is what makes the leadoff track to their disc Paradise so entertaining. It’s c...

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


  • Added: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 07:14
  • Purchases: 3
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Few people had as good a 2015 as Walk the Moon. Their song Shut Up And Dance was everywhere. Everywhere. And it’s follow up single, Different Co...

Bought by KUCB and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 07:05
  • Purchases: 2
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The story of Moon Taxi is one of perseverance and belief that what they were doing would no doubt find its way into the collective consciousness of...

Bought by KUCB and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 2
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Wayne Kramer of the legendary proto-punk outfit The MC5 talks about his time in prison on drug charges and gives you the lowdown on The MC5's surpr...

Bought by WLPR and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Jan 21, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2