This article is from the Public Radio FAQ, by Rich Kulawiec firstname.lastname@example.org with numerous contributions by others.
LS is a tongue-in-cheek variety show which showcases
Harry Shearer's (Saturday Night Live, Spinal Tap) brand of humor.
Host: Harry Shearer
Living on Earth
LoE focuses on environmental issues, from a scientific and
Producer: (at WBUR, Boston)
Marketplace is a daily review of the business world,
and includes interesting commentary.
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz:
Similar to ME/ATC, but from another viewpoint.
Producer: Christian Science Monitor (distributed by PRI)
Folk, Old-Time, Country and related music, live; surprisingly
wide range of performers. They've also issued a series of CD's
containing some of the best performances; they are:
Best of Mountain Stage Volume 1: Blue Plate BPM-001CD
(Dr. John, Richard Thompson, Buckwheat Zydeco, others.)
Best of Mountain Stage Volume 2: Blue Plate BPM-002CD
(John Prine, REM, Robyn Hitchcock, Delbert McClinton, others.)
Best of Mountain Stage Volume 3: Blue Plate BPM-003CD
(Timbuk 3, Bruce Cockburn, Warren Zevon, others.)
Best of Mountain Stage Volume 4: Blue Plate BPM-004CD
(Duke Robillard, The Bobs, Pops Staples, Marcia Ball, others.)
Best of Mountain Stage Volume 5: Blue Plate BPM-005CD
(Los Lobos, subdudes, Steve Forbert, Indigo Girls, others.)
Best of Mountain Stage Volume 6: Blue Plate BPM-006CD
(Nanci Griffith, Iris Dement, Bruce Hornsby, others.)
IMHO, this is an exceptionally well-chosen and well-produced series.
Blue Plate is reachable at 33 Music Square West, #102A,
Nashville, TN 37203 or (800) 521-2112.
Producer: West Virginia Public Radio
Email: email@example.com (is forwarded to Don Wafer,
stage manager for the show).
Daily news magazine with basic news plus commentaries.
Producer: NPR News
Host: Bob Edwards
Listener comments: (202) 842-5044
BBC-produced word game program.
Similar to My Word, a quiz program about (what else) music.