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Americana

Border Radio
Roots music featuring rock, alternative country, tours visiting Houston and more.

Deadbeat
The best of blues, jam, rock, bluegrass and more.

Lone Star Jukebox
A diverse range of music from genres including alternative country, Americana, border ballads, folk and roots rock. This show frequently features live in-studio performances and interviews by local and regional artists.

Night Sounds
Live, original, local, and other Texas music. The door is always open for live performance art.

Night Wire [HD3, Wednesday, 8 PM]
Bringing you Americana, rock, folk and more.

Spare Change
With no format to speak of, the focus is to allow the listener to participate in a form of “free association.” Tune in anytime during the show and allow your senses to be treated to a variety of sounds and rhythms that make your world a more interesting place to be.

Wide Open Spaces
From Mellow Mondays to classic rock Fridays, showcasing non mainstream Americana roots music; independent songwriters and bands with interviews and in-studio performances.

Traditional/Roots

Bluegrass Zone
A traditional representation of bluegrass music as presented in the musician’s point of view. Both new releases and classic Bluegrass music is played each week.

Cajun Bandstand
A weekly showcase of the region’s best loved Cajun and zydeco music, featuring requests, dedications and more.

Lee Dibala Show
Czech Polkas, rock and roll and other upbeat Americana as well as Gulf Coast classics, artfully spun each week.

Songwriters’ Studio
Up close interviews with local artists making new folk music and expanding Houston’s reputation as the new music capitol of Texas.

Zydeco Pa’ Sale
The best in Zydeco and Cajun music, events and artists.

Blues

Blues Brunch
A blues show representing the only form of music that knows no boundaries be it color, religion, national origin, featuring the music and its origins and diversity.

Blues in Hi-Fi
The best of the blues coming from the era of early to present recordings with an emphasis on what sounded best on your home hi-fi system.

Blues on the Move
Concentrating on soul blues, female based blues and local and Texas based artists, as well as interviews of local and touring acts. The definitive family blues show.

Down Home Blues
Blues with a focus is on seminal blues artists who personify the traditional music as well as artists who are recreating the style in more contemporary renditions.

Howlin’ the Blues
Showcasing the evolution of blues, including the interviews, performances, the music calendar, the latest new releases, with an occasional trip to the blues vault to honor where it all came from.

Specialty

Music covering specialty genre(s), eras and scenes.

Electroluv [HD3, Sunday, 9 PM]
A show playing electronica and jam, with a mixture of live concert recordings by the best of today’s jam and electronica bands.

Houston Jazz Spotlight [HD3, Monday, 9 AM]
Sharing local artists, music and events from the jazz community.

Jazz Latino
From hard hitting big band to a soft bolero to a fusion of flamenco and jazz, a program dedicated to the exploration of Latin jazz from around the musical world.

Reach Out in the Darkness
Devoted to 60’s retro, the program spins the sounds of that era, played from the original vinyl and served up in that good old free-wheeling underground radio format from which it sprang. Unknowns are presented along with all the favorites. Local and State artists from the time are featured.

Soul’d Out Radio [HD3, Monday, 8 PM]
Bringing you the best in global groove and electronic music from around the globe.

Sync Radio
Covering the diverse electronic and dance music culture, the program features each week a one-hour live mix from an area DJs.

Variety Rock

Rock/pop based programs that blend other elements.

Mics and Moshpits [HD3, Tuesday, 8 PM]
Delivering the best in pop-punk and emerging independent artists.

Patties Radio [HD3, Wednesday, 5 PM]
Hosted by E.Rev, Patties Radio is bringing you music from some of today’s most underrated, unheralded and soon to be… most talked about artists.

RadioActive
From new releases to some classics from the past two decades, this program plays the best in independent music.

Sound Awake
Intelligent freeform pop, from the deepest oldies to the choicest indie, featuring your alternative dance favorites from the ’80s and surrounding eras.

World Music

GenerAsian Radio
Bollywood at its best. Music from the Indo-Asian region. New releases, featured artists and local Indo-Asian culture rolled up into one dynamic radio show.

Heartbeat of Africa
Promoting African music to a diverse audience of listeners, the program features artists who have performed around the United States and across the world.

Irish Aires
Celtic music, local Irish/Celtic community events, Irish language lessons and updates on the political situation in northern Ireland are regularly featured.

Music Without Borders
Multicultural music that weaves history and culture into its weekly mix.

Pure Vibz
A Caribbean music program focusing on music from all of the islands that make within the Caribbean. You will hear Soca, Reggae, Calypso, Chutney, and Zouk, to name only a few genres.

Son Pacifica
Spotlighting the best progressive, urban, popular Latino music as well as the greatest tropical sounds and regional folkloric from Mexico, Latin America and all over the world.

World Music Express
Worldbeat with an emphasis on music from Africa and all over the world.

Soul/Hip-Hop

The Groove
Presenting a variety of hip-hop from different regions and countries, the program also features progressive/alternative soul. Also includes new releases, interviews with local and national artists, mixing by guest DJs and a lot more.

The Soul Brother Show
The home of raw funk and heavy soul.

Damage Control
Highlighting Houston’s independent rap scene through extensive interviews and music outside the traditional box and off the charts.

Songlines
Intended as a talkshow with soundtrack, the program features music, prose and more, shaped to allow audience members to examine themselves and their world.

Funk to Five
Funk and soul.

Metal/Punk

Deadthyme
Modern noncommercial counterculture music, including punk, goth, industrial and other genres.

Rock and Soul Revue [HD3; Saturday, 7 PM]
From soul music 45s to punk, hardcore, rockabilly and more.

Sweet Nightmares
A program featuring heavy metal, hard rock and gothic, among other genres.