Programs A-Z

Music with an African influence from around the world.

Award-winning news magazine from NPR.

A view from the other side, from some of the most progressive writers, thinkers and activists of our time.

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From Memphis, TN, BSC brings you great music, celebrity hosts, and an inside view into the history and process of the Blues.

Live interviews with community leaders, elected officials, experts, advocates.   

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Live, improvised music, voice, effects and sound collages, combined with on-air phone callers, CDs and records, tape loops, internet audio, etc. It's not jazz, but it is caffeinated. CALL IN to participate! (505) 277-5615

Tango from Argentina, other parts of South America and across the globe.

A critique of the week's news coverage by other media, from FAIR.

Innovative elektronic music of all sub-genres; elektro, industrial, ebm, ambient, power noise, synthpop, techno and drum 'n' bass.

Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. 

Democracy Now!’s War and Peace Report provides our audience...

A local music showcase, featuring live performances by local talent.

Bilingual arts and public affairs program with interviews.  Click here to email questions and comments.

A weekly sampling of the best in folk, from blues to bluegrass...and beyond

New Mexico's international electronic and "new" music program Featuring guest composers, artists and interviews.

Generation Justice inspires youth to become media makers committed to social transformation.

Exploration of music from around the world.

Folk music in the broadest sense of the term. Bluegrass, blues, cajun, zydeco, western swing, rockabilly, Tex-Mex, and more!

Rethink your point of view with Intelligence Squared U.S. (IQ2US), Oxford-style debates live from New York City. Based on the highly successful debate program in London, Intelligence Squared, Intelligence Squared U.S. has presented more than 85...

Reggae and roots; a spectrum of African-influenced music.

English-language radio journal of Latino music and culture.

Weekly environmental news and information program; from NPR.

Waking up is hard to do, but it's easier with NPR's Morning Edition, bringing the day's stories and news to radio listeners on the go.

Progressive and indie rock culled from new releases you're not likely to hear anywhere else. Plus live and recorded local music.

Native America Calling is a live call-in program linking public radio stations, the Internet and listeners together in a thought-provoking national...

Practical knowledge and perennial wisdom for a more healthy life of mind, body and spirit.

Stephen Spitz hosts this monthly talk show featuring in-depth interviews with people who have an impact on New Mexico history, politics, public policy and culture.

Contemporary music and sound art with an international perspective.

A diverse showcase of KUNM's music library, uncovering common roots in music from different places and times. 

Peace Talks is a monthly series on peacemaking and nonviolent conflict resolution.

For more information, or to order a copy of a program you heard, visit Peace Talks Radio<...

A two-hour program of classical music performances, recorded live.

Deep tracks from the rock 'n' roll underground. Electric music for the mind and body from the '60's & '70's.

From traditional to experimental, set in the theater of mind.

Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.

Raices is a KUNM Volunteer Collective dedicated to bring listeners the rich and diverse Latin American,Chicano and Hispano musical roots and alternative culture, rhythms, instruments and singers or musicalgroups. From our particular life...

American Rhythm.  This locally-produced show features booty-shaking music from the 50s to now, a spectrum of Swing, Rockabilly, Jump Blues, Roots-Rock, Latin Roots/Lounge,...

Afro-Caribbean-influenced music. Hot!

Native American music, traditional to today's sounds of folk, C&W, rock.

You know the power of words; now hear the power of poetry. ¡Y más!

New Mexico's source for live turntablism, mixing and scratching a variety of rare funk, rock jazz, and soul breaks, from the old to the new.

A selection of some of the best documentary and independent productions that public radio has to offer.

The spectrum of Blues music, plus interviews, live performances and blues news.

Enriching, educating, enlightening and entertaining radio for kids of all ages. Want to join the KUNM Kids Birthday Club? Just email a request to

The House That Jazz Built brings you Avant Garde, Contemporary and Experimental Jazz from the last 50 years with a focus on recent releases.  Includes interviews with local artists, recordings of live shows and current events.  Stay up late and...

Built around the innovative personal vision of host Ira Glass, "This American Life," quite literally, pioneered a new kind of radio storytelling. The weekly program explores a theme — fiascos,...

The international lesbian and gay radio magazine.

Ear-shredding metal music other stations are afraid to play.