Serving local communities, first and foremost

Public radio music stations are locally operated by people from their communities for their communities. They enable the vitality of local music venues and economies, give homegrown musicians a place to launch and thrive, and provide essential gateways for listeners to transform themselves through music. Only public radio music stations are dedicated to bringing listeners of diverse backgrounds and ages together for the shared thrill of music.


  • WYEP
    WYEP Reinvigorates Pittsburgh's Music Community
    From youth music programs to a city-wide music scene...
  • 88Nine Milwaukee
    Triple A Music Bringing Communities Together
    88Nine Milwaukee Radio uses adult album alternative (Triple A) to...
  • KUTX
    KUTX Provides Soundtrack for Austin's Weird Lifestyle
    KUTX does its part to keep Austin weird with...
  • WXXI
    Public Radio Contributes to Local Economies through Music
    Public radio music stations in Austin, Pittsburgh, and Rochester...