Programs A-Z

  • American Routes is a weekly two-hour public radio program produced in New Orleans, presenting a broad range of American music — blues and jazz, gospel and soul, old-time country and rockabilly, Cajun and zydeco, Tejano and Latin, roots rock and...

  • A one-hour non commercial radio series broadcasting live recordings of Memphis music and its derivative forms. Each program presents seasoned veterans alongside up and coming artists recorded at festivals and venues throughout the United States...

  • The Best of the Basement takes you home every Tuesday at 5pm on 1033. This show plays the top tracks of college radio today, heard first on The Basement. Catch up on the highlights of the weeks: best new artists, most aired CDs that week and so...

  • A mix of blues from its early years to the present.

  • Caribbean Roots is KUMD's reggae show, bringing the island sound to you every   Sunday 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. on KUMD.

  • Celtic Connections offers radio listeners a wide variety of traditional and contemporary music associated with the western European lands occupied at one time or another by people of the Celtic tribes and their descendants, including Ireland,...

  • On the air since 1991, eTown is an exciting live-performance, weekly radio broadcast hosted by Nick and Helen Forster. eTown produces musical, social and environmental programming to uplift and inspire listeners around the world. The eTown...

  • Rock, jam, jazz, and funk

  • The Grateful Dead Hour is a weekly audio postcard from the wide musical world of America's best-loved band, The Grateful Dead. Host David Ganz takes us on the traveling journey that is the Grateful Dead legacy with live concert recordings,...

  • From Nevada’s high desert to the mighty Sierra, Katie and Joe journey across the world of Celtic Traditional and Contemporary music.

  • Alternative hip-hop

  • Keller Williams' personal mixtape

  • Live performance and interviews with local, regional, and national artists.

    Live from Studio A on KUMD is made possible by 

  • Experimental and underground music: hardcore punk, doom, black metal, grindcore, death metal, shoegaze, post punk, indie rock, ambient, drone, post rock, minimal, avant-garde, and more.

  • Live performance from the mountain state of West Virginia

  • An eclectic mix of rock, singer-songwriter, soul, world beat, and more

  • A mix of alt-country, classic country, rockabilly, and more

  • A mix of music to get you a great start on your day, plus fun features and interviews with a local perspective.

    Weekly Schedule
    6:08am | (M—F) 

  • The Putumayo World Music Hour is an internationally syndicated radio show that takes listeners on a weekly journey through the music of many different cultures

  • Radio UNLEASHED runs wild through a beautiful field of tunage. Our nose is always to the ground searching for the best new music, under appreciated old bones, and perennially awesome ear candy. When we sniff ’em out, we fetch them up and lay...

  • Blues

  • Your hometown for Rhythm & Blues, Rock and Roll, Gospel, Afro-Beat, Fusion, Funk, and Soul music

  • Jazz

  • "Take it With You" is a live radio play with music and comedy airing on KUMD  on the second Satuday of each month.  Set in a tavern on the shores of Lake Superior, the show follows Blake Thomas and a colorful group of his multi-talented pals,...

  • Tent Show Radio is a weekly variety series showcasing live performances from Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua featuring host Michael Perry, the Blue Canvas Orchestra and nationally and internationally renowned performers.

  • KUMD's student-run radio featuring indie rock and hip-hop.

    This week's Top 30 and Adds

  • Bluegrass music's authoritative radio home, "Up to date and down to earth."

  • Jam, progressive rock, jazz, live cuts

  • Rock, R & B, and Blues

  • Crossover-friendly Latin rock, electronic, funk and hip-hop artists.

  • KUMD brings you two hours of local and regional music every Wednesday from 5-7pm. Tune in for new tracks, old favorites, an events calendar, interviews and more. The Local is supported in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.<...

  • Indie rock, alt-country

  • American Music With a Passport

  • World Cafe is hosted and produced by Talia Schlanger in Philadelphia at WXPN. Dye presents interviews and...