Best wnyc podcasts we could find (Updated June 2017)
Related podcasts: New Public York Npr Studios Storytelling Culture Technology Media Freakonomics City Nyc Art Money Politics Society Radiolab Arts Death Sex  
Wnyc public [search 0]
show episodes
 
S
Soundcheck from WNYC
Weekly+
 
WNYC’s source to hear your favorite bands and discover new ones, with live in-studio performances, interviews, and tips on wading through New York’s ever-vibrant concert scene. Hosted by John Schaefer.
 
W
WNYC News
Daily+
 
The latest articles from WNYC News
 
N
New Sounds from WNYC
Monthly
 
The latest articles from New Sounds Podcasts
 
F
Fishko Files from WNYC
Monthly+
 
WNYC's Sara Fishko with sound-rich essays on art, culture, music and media - past and present.
 
R
Radio Rookies from WNYC
Rare
 
The latest articles from Radio Rookies Podcast
 
S
Soundcheck from WNYC
Weekly+
 
WNYC’s source to hear your favorite bands and discover new ones, with live in-studio performances, interviews, and tips on wading through New York’s ever-vibrant concert scene. Hosted by John Schaefer.
 
R
Road Trip with WNYC
Daily
 
A show that samples WNYC’s best podcasts, curated to fit all your travel needs.
 
L
Last Chance Foods from WNYC
Monthly+
 
The latest articles from Last Chance Foods
 
T
Talk to Me from WNYC
Monthly+
 
The latest articles from Talk to Me
 
N
New Sounds from WNYC
Monthly
 
The latest articles from New Sounds Podcasts
 
N
New Sounds from WNYC
Monthly
 
The latest articles from New Sounds Podcasts
 
U
Underreported from WNYC's The Leonard Lopate Show
 
Major news events throughout the world continue to be largely ignored until they reach tragic proportions. Underreported, a weekly feature on The Leonard Lopate Show, tackles these issues and gives an in-depth look into stories that are often relegated to the back pages.
 
P
Please Explain from WNYC New York Public Radio
 
From WNYC, New York Public Radio: Please Explain, where Leonard Lopate and a guest get to the bottom of one complex issue. History, science, politics, pop culture or anything that needs some explanation!
 
S
Soundcheck from WNYC
Weekly+
 
WNYC, New York Public Radio, brings you Soundcheck, the arts and culture program hosted by John Schaefer, who engages guests and listeners in lively, inquisitive conversations with established and rising figures in New York City's creative arts scene. Guests come from all disciplines, including pop, indie rock, jazz, urban, world and classical music, technology, cultural affairs, TV and film. Recent episodes have included features on Michael Jackson,Crosby Stills & Nash, the Assad Brothers, ...
 
F
Freakonomics Radio
Weekly
 
In their books "Freakonomics," "SuperFreakonomics" and "Think Like a Freak", Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner explore "the hidden side of everything," telling stories about cheating schoolteachers and eating champions while teaching us all to think a bit more creatively, rationally, and productively. The Freakonomics Radio podcast, hosted by Dubner, carries on that tradition with weekly episodes. Prepare to be enlightened, engaged, perhaps enraged, and definitely surprised.
 
T
The New Yorker Radio Hour
Weekly
 
The New Yorker Radio Hour is a weekly program presented by the magazine’s editor, David Remnick.
 
D
Death, Sex & Money
Monthly+
 
A podcast hosted by Anna Sale about the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation. Email the show at deathsexmoney@wnyc.org.
 
R
Radiolab
Monthly+
 
Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.Radiolab is heard around the country on more than 500 member stations. Check your local station for airtimes.Embed the Radiolab widget on your blog or website.Radiolab is supported, in part, by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, enhancing public understanding of science and technology in the modern world. More information about Sloan at www.sloan.org.All p ...
 
T
The New Yorker: Politics and More
Weekly+
 
A weekly discussion about politics, hosted by The New Yorker's executive editor, Dorothy Wickenden.
 
S
Snap Judgment
Weekly
 
Dramatic tales, killer beats and the edgiest new talent in storytelling come together for a weekly radio hour hosted by Glynn Washington.
 
N
Note to Self
Weekly
 
Host Manoush Zomorodi talks with everyone from big names techies to elementary school teachers about the effects of technology on our lives, in a quest for the smart choices that will help you think and live better.
 
W
WNYC 9/11 Specials
Daily+
 
The latest articles from WNYC 9/11 Specials
 
L
Last Chance Foods from WNYC
Monthly+
 
The latest articles from Last Chance Foods
 
R
Radiolab Presents: More Perfect
Monthly+
 
How does an elite group of nine people shape everything from marriage and money, to safety and sex for an entire nation? Radiolab's first ever spin-off series, More Perfect, dives into the rarefied world of the Supreme Court to explain how cases deliberated inside hallowed halls affect lives far away from the bench.
 
P
Please Explain (The Leonard Lopate Show)
 
In Please Explain, we set aside time every Friday afternoon to get to the bottom of one complex issue. Ever wonder how New York City's water system works? Or how the US became so polarized politically? We'll back up and review the basic facts and principles of complicated issues across a broad range of topics — history, politics, science, you name it.
 
S
Snap Judgment
Weekly
 
Dramatic tales, killer beats and the edgiest new talent in storytelling come together for a weekly radio hour hosted by Glynn Washington.
 
T
The New Yorker: Fiction
Monthly
 
A monthly reading and conversation with the New Yorker fiction editor Deborah Treisman.
 
S
Science and Creativity from Studio 360
 
Science and Creativity from Studio 360: the art of innovation. A sculpture unlocks a secret of cell structure, a tornado forms in a can, and a child's toy gets sent into orbit. Exploring science as a creative act since 2005. Produced by PRI and WNYC, and supported in part by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
 
S
Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen
Weekly
 
The Peabody Award-winning Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen, from PRI and WNYC, is public radio’s smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Each week, Kurt Andersen introduces you to the people who are creating and shaping our culture. Life is busy – so let Studio 360 steer you to the must-see movie this weekend, the next book for your nightstand, or the song that will change your life.
 
R
Radiolab Presents: More Perfect
Monthly+
 
How does an elite group of nine people shape everything from marriage and money, to safety and sex for an entire nation? Radiolab's first ever spin-off series, More Perfect, dives into the rarefied world of the Supreme Court to explain how cases deliberated inside hallowed halls affect lives far away from the bench.
 
T
The United States of Anxiety
Monthly+
 
The United States of Anxiety: Culture Wars introduces you to people who have been battling to shape America’s political culture for decades. We profile culture warriors, past and present, who have influenced debates over race, religion, science, sexuality, gender and more. We connect those debates to real people, with real stakes in the outcome. We’re filling in the blanks – aiming to answer questions you didn’t even know you had – and we’re asking, what are you willing to fight for? WNYC St ...
 
O
On the Media
Weekly+
 
The smartest, wittiest, most incisive media analysis show in the universe. The weekly one-hour podcast of NPR’s On the Media is your guide to how the media sausage is made. Hosts Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield examine threats to free speech and government transparency, criticize media coverage of the week’s big stories, examine new technology, and unravel hidden political narratives in the media. In an age of information overload, OTM helps you dig your way out. The Peabody Award winning ...
 
T
The New Yorker: Poetry
Monthly
 
Readings and conversation with The New Yorker's poetry editor, Paul Muldoon.
 
P
Please Explain from WNYC New York Public Radio
 
From WNYC, New York Public Radio: Please Explain, where Leonard Lopate and a guest get to the bottom of one complex issue. History, science, politics, pop culture or anything that needs some explanation!
 
T
The Sporkful
Weekly
 
We obsess about food to learn more about people. The Sporkful isn't for foodies, it's for eaters. Hosted by Dan Pashman of Cooking Channel's You're Eating It Wrong and the book Eat More Better. A Stitcher Production.
 
H
Here's The Thing with Alec Baldwin
Monthly+
 
Here’s The Thing is a series of intimate and honest conversations hosted by Alec Baldwin. Alec talks with artists, policy makers and performers – to hear their stories, what inspires their creations, what decisions changed their careers, and what relationships influenced their work.
 
R
Radiolab Classic
Monthly+
 
Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.Radiolab is heard around the country on more than 500 member stations. Check your local station for airtimes.Embed the Radiolab widget on your blog or website.Radiolab is supported, in part, by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, enhancing public understanding of science and technology in the modern world. More information about Sloan at www.sloan.org.All p ...
 
I
Indivisible
Weekly+
 
Indivisible is public radio’s national conversation about America in a time of change.
 
"
"Movie Date" from The Takeaway
Weekly
 
Each week, Newsday film critic Rafer Guzman and Takeaway producer Kristen Meinzer get in a heated, friendly debate about the movies.
 
M
Money Talking
Weekly
 
Go beyond the headlines and economic jargon for a look at what’s happening in the business world and in the workplace – and why it matters in your life.
 
T
The latest segments from The Takeaway
 
The Takeaway is produced in partnership with its national audience. It delivers perspective and analysis to help us better understand the day’s news. Join John Hockenberry and be a part of the American conversation on-air and online.
 
T
The Leonard Lopate Show
Daily+
 
Leonard Lopate hosts the conversation New Yorkers turn to each afternoon for insight into contemporary art, theater, and literature, plus expert tips about the ever-important lunchtime topic: food.
 
T
The Brian Lehrer Show
Daily+
 
Brian Lehrer leads the conversation about what matters most now in local and national politics, our own communities and our lives.
 
D
Death, Sex & Money
Monthly+
 
A podcast hosted by Anna Sale about the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation. Email the show at deathsexmoney@wnyc.org.
 
F
Freakonomics Radio
Weekly
 
In their books "Freakonomics," "SuperFreakonomics" and "Think Like a Freak", Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner explore "the hidden side of everything," telling stories about cheating schoolteachers and eating champions while teaching us all to think a bit more creatively, rationally, and productively. The Freakonomics Radio podcast, hosted by Dubner, carries on that tradition with weekly episodes. Prepare to be enlightened, engaged, perhaps enraged, and definitely surprised.
 
T
There Goes the Neighborhood
Monthly
 
An in-depth look at the gentrification of Brooklyn, from the developers to the mayor’s plan for affordable housing, to the integral role that race plays in the process.
 
R
Radiolab Classic
Monthly+
 
Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.Radiolab is heard around the country on more than 500 member stations. Check your local station for airtimes.Embed the Radiolab widget on your blog or website.Radiolab is supported, in part, by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, enhancing public understanding of science and technology in the modern world. More information about Sloan at www.sloan.org.All p ...
 
D
Death, Sex & Money
Monthly+
 
A podcast hosted by Anna Sale about the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation. Email the show at deathsexmoney@wnyc.org.
 
R
Radiolab
Monthly+
 
Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.Radiolab is heard around the country on more than 500 member stations. Check your local station for airtimes.Embed the Radiolab widget on your blog or website.Radiolab is supported, in part, by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, enhancing public understanding of science and technology in the modern world. More information about Sloan at www.sloan.org.All p ...
 
F
Freakonomics Radio
Weekly
 
In their books "Freakonomics," "SuperFreakonomics" and "Think Like a Freak", Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner explore "the hidden side of everything," telling stories about cheating schoolteachers and eating champions while teaching us all to think a bit more creatively, rationally, and productively. The Freakonomics Radio podcast, hosted by Dubner, carries on that tradition with weekly episodes. Prepare to be enlightened, engaged, perhaps enraged, and definitely surprised.
 
Loading …
show series
 
Rosa DeLauro, Congresswoman and Chairwoman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Dem. (CT) and the author of The Least Among Us: Waging the Battle for the Vulnerable (The New Press, 2017) talks about what Republicans get wrong about a social safety net and how the GOP healthcare bill just provides a massive tax break for the ...…
 
Al Franken, U.S. Senator (D MN) former comedy writer and actor, and the author of Al Franken, Giant of the Senate talks about his improbable path from Saturday Night Live to the U.S. Senate. Plus the latest on the news on the health care bill and where things are with Trump world and the Russia investigation. On his childhood Franken says, "I f ...…
 
In this Summer Bonus episode, the instructional designers from Academic Innovation (Jinnette Senecal, Aaron Kraft, Steven Crawford, and Celia Coochwytewa) are joined by their producer (Ricardo Leon) to introspect on the process, pitfalls, and professional/ personal growth associated with the development, production, and distribution of the Inst ...…
 
Beth Fertig, WNYC Senior Reporter covering courts and legal affairs, and Tina Luongo, attorney-in-charge of criminal practice at the Legal Aid Society talk about the fact that since President Donald Trump took office, immigration advocates across the country have claimed that there is a rise of Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents showing ...…
 
Beth Fertig, WNYC Senior Reporter covering courts and legal affairs, and Tina Luongo, attorney-in-charge of criminal practice at the Legal Aid Society talk about the fact that since President Donald Trump took office, immigration advocates across the country have claimed that there is a rise of Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents showing ...…
 
Beth Fertig, WNYC Senior Reporter covering courts and legal affairs, and and Tina Luongo, attorney-in-charge of criminal practice at the Legal Aid Society talk about the fact that since President Donald Trump took office, immigration advocates across the country have claimed that there is a rise of Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents sho ...…
 
Photographer Michael Nichols and author/editor Melissa Harris join us to discuss their book A Wild Life: A Visual Biography of Photographer Michael Nichols. Nichols has spent decades photographing iconic wildlife species including mountain gorillas, elephants and lions. The book features a catalog of his photographs, accompanied by his own life ...…
 
Photographer Michael Nichols and author/editor Melissa Harris join us to discuss their book A Wild Life: A Visual Biography of Photographer Michael Nichols. Nichols has spent decades photographing iconic wildlife species including mountain gorillas, elephants and lions. The book features a catalog of his photographs, accompanied by his own life ...…
 
We're kicking off New Tech City's biggest project yet. It's called Bored & Brilliant: The Lost Art of Spacing Out. Our goal is to get you ...http://www.wnyc.org/story/bored-brilliant-project-part-1/
 
Ask a 20-something, or even a 40-something, if they'd miss their voicemail if it went away tomorrow. Many wouldn't flinch. ...http://www.wnyc.org/story/theres-still-something-about-voicemail/
 
In which video games at 3 a.m. make someone sick, and our mothers nod knowingly. http://www.wnyc.org/story/tales-real-life-tech-addiction/
 
May we suggest a holiday activity for the family? Sleep... without screens.http://www.wnyc.org/story/screens-really-are-nightmare-sleep/
 
Somewhere hidden in the sleepy suburbs of New Jersey, there is a very small "town" called CyberCity, where the military is ...http://www.wnyc.org/story/cyber-city-military-grade-miniature-town/
 
There's a formula for a productive conversation about tough topics. Also, we made a flowchart. http://www.wnyc.org/story/your-facebook-friend-said-something-racist-now-what/
 
Sure, you could use an app instead of a personal trainer (or travel agent or accountant) but you pay a ...http://www.wnyc.org/story/sorry-telemarketers-robots-are-here-your-jobs/
 
Your friends won't know she's a robot, but you will save tons of time. The question is: when to fess ...http://www.wnyc.org/story/latest-productivity-digital-personal-assistant-named-amy/
 
Meet the first ever team of 'e-athletes' playing video games on a college scholarship. http://www.wnyc.org/story/varsity-video-gamers/
 
Less blood and guts, more heart and soul. The first generation of video gamers are facing middle age with no plans ...http://www.wnyc.org/story/how-video-games-are-growing-meet-middle-aged-emotional-needs/
 
It started, as many dumb internet things do, as a Tumblr post. Or, at least, that's how the legend goes. One user posted an innocuous and somewhat absurd observation that the Babadook, the main character in the 2014 Australian psychological horror flick, is gay. And the post touched a nerve. my new favorite Tumblr meme is insisting that The Bab ...…
 
Portland, Oregon-based Pink Martini whisks listeners away on globetrotting musical journeys, singing in Armenian, Portuguese, Arabic, French & Xhosa, among many other languages - and that's just their latest record, Je Dis Oui!. Their founder, pianist Thomas Lauderdale, recently described the group this way: "If the United Nations had a house b ...…
 
Portland, Oregon-based Pink Martini whisks listeners away on globetrotting musical journeys, singing in Armenian, Portuguese, Arabic, French & Xhosa, among many other languages - and that's just their latest record, Je Dis Oui!. Their founder, pianist Thomas Lauderdale, recently described the group this way: "If the United Nations had a house b ...…
 
Maybe don't overthink this one. Nancy is a listener-supported podcast. You can support the show by going to nancypodcast.org/donate or texting "Nancy" to the number 69866. Become a member and support our next season by giving just $7 a month. Sign up for our newsletter and follow Nancy on Facebook and Twitter. Nancy is a production of WNYC Stud ...…
 
Maybe don't overthink this one. Nancy is a listener-supported podcast. You can support the show by going to nancypodcast.org/donate or texting "Nancy" to the number 69866. Become a member and support our next season by giving just $7 a month. Sign up for our newsletter and follow Nancy on Facebook and Twitter. Nancy is a production of WNYC Stud ...…
 
Maybe don't overthink this one. Nancy is a listener-supported podcast. You can support the show by going to nancypodcast.org/donate or texting "Nancy" to the number 69866. Become a member and support our next season by giving just $7 a month. Sign up for our newsletter and follow Nancy on Facebook and Twitter. Nancy is a production of WNYC Stud ...…
 
World War II has been called "The Good War," fought by "The Greatest Generation," and Americans have tended to wrap it in a gauzy nostalgia fueled by heroic black-and-white movies and teary jazz standards. But a new immersive show under the Highline at 14th Street punctures that sentimentality, reminding us that there's a dark side to patriotis ...…
 
""There is truth and there are facts," says Winston Smith, the conflicted clerk at the Ministry of Truth in "1984." "Freedom is the freedom to know that and say that — that stones are hard and water is wet and two plus two make four." But in this dystopian play, an adaptation of George Orwell's 1949 novel, there IS no truth, no reality, other t ...…
 
There is a corridor at Lincoln Center's Claire Tow Theater right beyond the stage door where a rush of actors prepare to go on, a few minutes before a performance is about to start. The lovely "Ghostlight" takes audiences to that corridor and to the ghosts of actors past who haunt it. We watch as they rush from dressing room to stage, taking of ...…
 
David Von Drehle, Time editor-at-large, discusses the latest news from the Trump-Russia investigations and his latest profile on the investigation’s special prosecutor, Robert Mueller.Plus WNYC’s business and culture editor Charlie Hermanlooks at how Watergate history can inform today’s investigations into President Trump and his campaign.…
 
David Von Drehle, Time editor-at-large, discusses the latest news from the Trump-Russia investigations and his latest profile on the investigation’s special prosecutor, Robert Mueller. Plus WNYC’s business and culture editor Charlie Hermanlooks at how Watergate history can inform today’s investigations into President Trump and his campaign.…
 
David Von Drehle, Time editor-at-large, discusses the latest news from the Trump-Russia investigations and his latest profile on the investigation’s special prosecutor, Robert Mueller. Plus WNYC’s business and culture editor Charlie Hermanlooks at how Watergate history can inform today’s investigations into President Trump and his campaign.…
 
T
The Brian Lehrer Show
 
Elie Mystal, editor-at-large of Above the Law and legal editor for WNYC's podcast More Perfect, on the latest Supreme Court decisions and previews what is to come on Monday. Event: See Elie Mystal live in the Greene Space with with Radiolab and More Perfect host Jad Abumrad, Monday July 10th at 7:00 PM. BUY TICKETS HERE…
 
T
The Brian Lehrer Show
 
Elie Mystal, editor-at-large of Above the Law and legal editor for WNYC's podcast More Perfect, on the latest Supreme Court decisions and previews what is to come on Monday. Event: See Elie Mystal live in the Greene Space with with Radiolab and More Perfect host Jad Abumrad, Monday July 10th at 7:00 PM. BUY TICKETS HERE…
 
Elie Mystal, editor-at-large of Above the Law and legal editor for WNYC's podcast More Perfect, on the latest Supreme Court decisions and previews what is to come on Monday.Event: See Elie Mystal live in the Greene Space with with Radiolab and More Perfect host Jad Abumrad, Monday July 10th at 7:00 PM. BUY TICKETS HERE…
 
Over-65's are the fastest growing segment of NYC's population and the number of "silver alerts" issued when a senior suffering from dementia goes missing are on the rise. Jim O’Grady, WNYC features reporter, reports on one case and at the systems in place to help them find home in his new story.
 
Over-65's are the fastest growing segment of NYC's population and the number of "silver alerts" issued when a senior suffering from dementia goes missing are on the rise. Jim O’Grady, WNYC features reporter, reports on one case and at the systems in place to help them find home.
 
Over-65's are the fastest growing segment of NYC's population and the number of "silver alerts" issued when a senior suffering from dementia goes missing are on the rise. Jim O’Grady, WNYC features reporter, reports on one case and at the systems in place to help them find home in his new story.
 
T
The Leonard Lopate Show
 
Journalist Mikhail Zygar, former editor-in-chief of the Russian independent television station TV Rain (Dozhd), joins us to discuss his book, All the Kremlin's Men: Inside the Court of Vladimir Putin. Zygar speaks with Kremlin insiders who paint a portrait of President Vladimir Putin that is far different from the strongman image he projects. I ...…
 
T
The Leonard Lopate Show
 
Journalist Mikhail Zygar, former editor-in-chief of the Russian independent television station TV Rain (Dozhd), joins us to discuss his book, All the Kremlin's Men: Inside the Court of Vladimir Putin. Zygar speaks with Kremlin insiders who paint a portrait of President Vladimir Putin that is far different from the strongman image he projects. I ...…
 
Great artists have never been known to excel as spouses, perhaps because they save the best part of themselves for their work. But Ugo Rondinone, an acclaimed Swiss-born sculptor based in New York, has just done something unprecedented in the department of spousal relations. He has organized a Manhattan-wide constellation of exhibitions in hono ...…
 
Eugene Limjoins us to discuss his novel Dear Cyborgs. The novel begins in a small Midwestern town, with two Asian American boys who become friends over their mutual love of comic books. Meanwhile, in an alternate/future universe, Lim tells the story of detective Frank Exit, who is trailing a cultural terrorist named Ms. Mistleto, and their chas ...…
 
Speed
Series preference
1x
1x
Volume
100%
/

Google login Twitter login Classic login