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Programs A-Z

  • Produced in Alaska, Bud Johnson brings us a weekly review of Folk and Singer/Songwriter music.  Bud will often include an interview with current artists talking about their new releases or recent tours through Alaska!

  • Acoustic Café is a two hour weekly radio show, and an independent media production of RDR Radio, LLC. The program is produced and hosted by Rob Reinhart, who started the show in 1995. Find out a bit more history here.

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  • All Songs Considered is NPR's guide to discovering new music below the radar. Every week, host Bob Boilen and producer Robin Hilton go through hundreds of new cds to find sneak previews...

  • Tune-in Monday nights at 8:00 pm where live DJ's are keeping the dance and electronic sounds alive and pumping in the AK. Don't forget to check out the "Monday Beat Treat" special on the first Monday of each Month.

  • The Borealis Bluegrass Breakdown (BBB) is South Central Alaska's one and only Bluegrass Radio Hoedown. We feature Bluegrass music that is "guarenteed to make ya jump up and holler or break down and cry!" The show airs live on KNBA 90.3 FM on...

  • "The Alaskan Soul Connection" steps in on Friday nights starting with Classic Soul . Your favorite Soul, , Jazz, R&B and Oldies with DJ Rico

  •  Dead or Alive, Alaska's premier radio show featuring live music from The Grateful Dead, Phish, Widespread Panic, Hot Tuna, and many others. Kick up your week by tuning in to KNBA 90.3 FM Every Tuesday from 8:00pm - 10:00pm for a jammin' 2...

  • Join DeeperCuts for an in-depth exploration of an artist or topic, with complementary tunes build around each session to create an intersesting and electic hour of music not normally heard on radio these days.  DeeperCuts can be heard the first...

  • DiamondDar@gmail.com  Stay tuned each morning right after Native America Calling for Diamond Dar's Traveling Medicine Show, weekdays at 10:00 am.   From the KNBA programming roots set in place during Indigenous Expressions with David Sam, the...

  • eTown is a place where music brings us all together and we work (and play) together to make things better.  eTown is also an independent radio program that seamlessly blends great live music from top...

  • Echoes is a daily two-hour music soundscape, distributed by Public Radio International and broadcast on 130 radio stations from Maine to California. With host 

  • A little rap, a little dance and a little hip-hop -- it's all in the mix.

  • Indigenous Music Matters

    Are you looking for radio that is authentic and hip, informed and indigenous? Then tune into INDIGEFI

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  • Join Larry K from the Ho Chunk Nation, as he brings you a mix of Indigenous music. Enjoy live interviews and a mix of new music from our Indigenous musicians from around the Western Hemisphere. The show is recorded at Two Buffalo studios in...

  • Tune in for a tropical mix of Hawaiian classical/contemporary/Jawaiian, plus hot hits from the Islands, as well as other parts of Polynesia.  Kaleo and Da Crew at Island Style bring the sweetest music to their listeners with ALOHA from...

  • Playing the best of smooth, vocal and funky jazz, plus the classics every now and then. Jazz is a very special genre of music where it is basically limitless. Various artists whom you would have never classified their talent as jazzy definitely...

  • New music takes center stage weekdays 3pm – 6pm on The Afternoon Music show hosted by Loren Dixon… you’ll discover new bands and songs, re-discover cool classics and it’s also where Alaskan artists and touring bands will stop by to share live...

  • Morning radio is commercial free on KNBA featuring Music discovery and Community!  KNBA Music Director Danny Preston is your guide to stay on top of the new music trends and music stars being discovered on Public Radio stations across the...

  • Three hours of traditional and contemporary Reggae music.

  • Soul Deluxe is a weekly radio program featuring eclectic mix sets by Phoenix-based DJ Byron Fenix.  The show spotlights Soul music and various genres that either gave rise to or were influenced by it, including Electronic, Disco, Funk, Hip-Hop,...

  • Tune in for an hour of Americana, the genre of contemporary music that incorporates elements of American roots music styles, including country, roots-rock, folk, bluegrass, R&B and blues, resulting in a distinctive roots-oriented sound that...

  • Three hours of your favorite classic country.

    The Old Bull Rider, Steve Heimel, has a long association with rodeos, livestock shows, county fairs and bluegrass festivals. When he started in radio with the Farm and Home Broadcasting...

  • Hosts Gregg McVicar (Tlingit) and Gabriela Castela'n bring you Undercurrents, heard Monday - Thursday at 11:00 am and Saturdays from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm. The show has caught the ear of music lovers everywhere and is now heard on 170+ stations, in...

  • World Cafe launched on October 14, 1991. KNBA has carried the program since we signed-on October 11, 1996. The show is carried by more than 200 US radio stations and heard by nearly 600,000 listeners each week, World Cafe is known by artists,...

  • Musical travel agent Laura Moscatello helps you explore the sonic landscapes of our planet. Playing everything from desert blues of Mali to Brazilian bossa nova and beyond, we never know where we will go each week. Expand your musical horizons...