Overnight News Coverage: The NPR Standard

There’s no such thing as a 9-to-5 shift in a newsroom, especially not for the staff of Peabody Award-winning newsmagazine Morning Edition. Overnight news coverage is the NPR standard—one which our audience expects from us, especially...

The Face Behind the Voice: NPR Radio Host Ari Shapiro

He definitely isn’t in his 70’s, he’s traveled all over the world and he sings on his off hours. For all intents and purposes, Ari Shapiro is…really cool. Shapiro represents the new wave of radio...

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NPR Music Tiny Desk Tour: On the Road

The first ever NPR Tiny Desk tour came to a close earlier this month, and the 10-stop event was jam-packed with performances by local musicians, panel discussions featuring All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen, and showcases...

Invisibilia Listening Parties

Invisibilia Listening Parties a Hit with Young Audiences

Fans did not skip a beat when talks of season two Invisibilia Listening Parties came to a head. Organized by NPR’s Generation Listen, these events bring people together around around great stories and thoughtful conversation, and with...

Hamilton’s America, Victoria & More New Programs from PBS

With its lineup of 2016/17 titles, PBS will continue meeting its supportive audience with excellence in programming, delivering on its promise of compelling, thought-provoking programs for PBS stations and digital platforms.

NPR Leads Podtrac Podcast Audience Ranker

With more than 7.2 million monthly podcast users across programs, NPR leads Podtrac with the largest podcast audience in the industry.

NPR’s New Player Boosts Performance for Brands is featuring a new HTML 5 Audio Player, which debuted last month to industry acclaim for its fresh design and “versatile listening” experience. Initial findings show that the redesigned Player boosts performance for brands, delivering...

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Public Radio Goes Prime-time, For a Night

NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert made a special appearance on FOX’s hit music drama Empire on March 30.

NPR Music showcase at SXSW

NPR Music Showcase at SXSW

The NPR Music Showcase at SXSW drew upwards of 2,000 avid music lovers to Stubb’s BBQ. Kicking off the Music portion of SXSW, the genre-blending lineup tapped established artists and others on the rise, including Vince Staples, Margo...

PBS Ranks #1 in Public Trust

Results from a nationwide study* brought returning wins, most notably that PBS ranks #1 in public trust for the 13th year in a row.