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Around the Fringe

Join Rev Cool every Friday night for indestructible beats, trance, planetary sounds, global grooves and fabulous tunes from right in your own backyard…

FRIDAY, 8-10PM

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Hidden Brain

A blend of science and storytelling, Hidden Brain reveals the patterns that drive human behavior, the biases that shape our choices, and the impercept…

SUNDAY, NOON-1PM

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Excursions

Like the name suggests, Excursions is a daily journey across musical genres and eras. Niki Dakota guides listeners through a broad cross-section of th…

WEEKDAYS, NOON - 3PM

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This American Life

  Built around the innovative personal vision of host Ira Glass, “This American Life,” quite literally, pioneered a new kind of radio…

SATURDAY, NOON-1PM

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The Moth Radio Hour

Moth storytellers stand alone, under a spotlight, with only a microphone and a roomful of strangers. The storyteller and the audience embark on a high…

SATURDAY, 2-3PM, WEDNESDAY, 11PM-MIDNIGHT

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The Jewel Case

A weekly celebration of all manner of musical goodness: deep cuts, forgotten treasures, and curiosities. Plus, a new theme each show spanning all genr…

THURSDAY, 8-11PM

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TED Radio Hour

TED Radio Hour is a journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions and new ways to think and create. Each episode includes riveting excerpt…

SATURDAY, 3-4PM, MONDAY, 11PM-MIDNIGHT

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Tables of Content

Taking listeners into the sub-genres of modern day Hip Hop, exploring the art-form and its effect on music, culture and politics.…

TUESDAYS, 8-10PM

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Rise When the Rooster Crows

Since 1972, WYSO has been providing bluegrass, folk and acoustic music during Rise When the Rooster Crows to greater Dayton, Ohio listeners. Dayton, O…

SUNDAY, 6-8AM

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Radiolab

RadioLab believes your ears are a portal to another world. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and hum…

SATURDAY, 1-2PM

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PRI’s The World

‘PRI’s The World®’ is your world revealed. It’s about the events, trends, and personal tales that connect us around the globe…

WEEKDAYS, 7 - 8PM

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OnPoint

From the economy and healthcare to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point talks with newsmakers and real people about the issu…

WEEKDAYS, 10AM-NOON

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All Things Considered

Since its debut in 1971, this afternoon radio newsmagazine has delivered in-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current event…

WEEKDAYS, 4-6:30PM - WEEKENDS, 5-6PM

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Kaleidoscope

Every Wednesday night Juliet Fromholt talks to musicians, filmmakers, and artists from the Miami Valley and beyond and more often than not, you’…

WEDNESDAY, 8 - 11PM

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It’s Been a Minute

Sam Sanders talks with journalists, newsmakers, and listeners about news, popular culture, and the internet — stories big and small, about all s…

SATURDAY, 10AM-11AM

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Down Home Bluegrass

What’s a Saturday night without a good dose of great bluegrass music? That’s exactly what we present each Saturday from 8 to 10pm during WYSO’s …

SATURDAY, 8-10PM

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Behind the Groove

Friday nights 10 pm to 12 midnight. 91.3’s newest on-air program brings Funk Music front and center. Host Radio Basim, mixes retro funk 45’s, B-si…

FRIDAYS, 10PM-MIDNIGHT

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BBC News Hour

With the world’s 24-hour news cycle more intense and unrelenting than ever, there’s never been a greater need for a program that cuts thro…

WEEKDAYS, 9-10AM

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Alpha Rhythms

Alpha Rhythms are patterns of smooth, electrical oscillations in the brain that reflect a transcendent and dynamic state of being. Sunday nights on WY…

SUNDAY, 8 - 11PM

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