American Parlor Songbook
Recorded live with clever songs, charming stories, and hilarious sketches. Hosted by composer JP Houston, with his wife, comic actress Julie Van Dusen, along with special guests including national music acts and stand-ups.
Big Picture Science
Big Picture Science engages the public with modern science research through smart and humorous storytelling.
Features social and scientific innovators with breakthrough solutions for people and planet.
A global, independent weekday news hour anchored by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
Two-minute episodes explaining key geological science terms and methodologies.
Host Ed Fallon describes the show as “the fusion of politics and civility” and “a pioneering effort to bring local, progressive talk radio to audiences hungry for an alternative to the fear-mongering that dominates the public airwaves.”
Fur Peace Ranch
Each program features an artist’s concert recorded at the Fur Peace Ranch guitar camp. An eclectic blend of performances including blues, folk, Americana, rock, bluegrass, and jazz.
Steve Boss interviews food producers, authors, journalists and chefs who value local food sources and sustainability. Sixty minutes of delicious radio.
Green Room IC
Go behind the scenes of the Iowa City area performing arts community. Featuring interviews with local actors, directors, comedians and related organizations. Humankind Profiles the doers and dreamers who strive to make our planet a more humane and livable place. (Host: David Freudberg)
A statewide news and public affairs program produced with support from the Iowa Center for Public Affairs Journalism.
With Krista Tipett Dedicated to the large questions at the center of human existence and how these questions of meaning find practical resonance in our lives
An American conversation with global attitude – on the arts, humanities, and global affairs, hosted by Christopher Lydon.
Philosophy Talk celebrates the value of the examined life. Each week, host philosophers invite you to join them in conversation on a wide variety of issues ranging from popular culture to our most deeply-held beliefs about science, morality, and the human condition.
An international public service broadcaster providing listeners with high quality news and in-depth cultural programming.
Investigative journalism program for public radio. There’s always more to the story.
Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour
A great blend of rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, early rock, early country and modern vintage sounding artists; exclusive interviews with both legacy and new artists.
Science and The Sea
Entertaining stories that teach about the marine world and how scientists approach some of the oceans’ mysteries.
The Naked American Songbook
Intimate, candid conversations with performers, artists, musicians and public figures by host Julian Fleisher addressing this enduring American art form. (originally produced 2016-2017)
This Way Out
Brings the voices of LGBTQ people to the airwaves telling our own story to a global audience.
Writers Voices with Monica and Caroline featuring in-depth interviews with authors, editors and more.
Your Weekly Constitutional
Focuses upon interesting and controversial issues in constitutional law; interviews with knowledgeable lawyers, scholars, and others about current and historical topics.
KICI-LP Iowa City, broadcasting at 105.3 FM, a project of the Extend the Dream Foundation