WFIU

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WFIU Public Media has been broadcasting from the Bloomington campus of Indiana University since October, 1950. The station is a charter member of the National Public Radio network, and along with 90 other stations, it carried the premiere broadcast of NPR's in-depth news program, All Things Considered, on May 3, 1971. WFIU now broadcasts classical music, jazz, and news and information 24 hours a day. WFIU can be heard throughout Southern and Central Indiana: * 103.7 FM | Bloomington * 100.7 FM | Columbus * 101.7 FM | French Lick/West Baden * 98.9 FM | Greensburg * 106.1 FM | Kokomo * 95.1 FM | Terre Haute and on WFIU2 * 101.9 FM | Bloomington * and online at wfiu.org. Our mission: We inspire, inform, and involve. Our values and activities are born of the purposes and hopes of Indiana University and of our listeners. For us, this work is a public trust.

Series

Caption: A Moment of Science
425 Pieces

A Moment of Science presents scientific information clearly, concisely, and with good humor. In just two minutes, you'll get the scientific story behind some of the simplest and most curious phenomena from everyday life.

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: Dec 21, 2016
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55 Pieces

Afterglow is a weekly, one-hour program of vocal jazz and popular song from the Great American Songbook, hosted by Mark Chilla.

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: Dec 14, 2017
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15 Pieces

Enjoy these special editions of Afterglow -- a one-hour program of vocal jazz and American popular song. They are perfect for holidays and special programming. Check it out!

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: Mar 21, 2017
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824 Pieces

ClassicalWorks is an evergreen, file-based classical music service from WFIU Public Radio in Bloomington, Indiana. Produced and hosted by veteran classical music broadcaster Joe Goetz and drawing upon WFIU’s collection of more than 70,000 pieces of classical music, ClassicalWorks is available from 10 pm through 10 am Eastern Time, 7 days a week. Hours may be time-shifted to fit other dayparts if needed – please contact WFIU for assistance if your station would like to air ClassicalWorks files outside of the 10 pm – 10 am Eastern Time window.

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: Feb 28, 2018
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29 Pieces

Crash Course in Islam debunks common myths about the Islamic faith in brief, informational segments.

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: Jul 02, 2009
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73 Pieces

Earth Eats is a weekly, half-hour public radio program that brings you the freshest news and recipes inspired by local food and sustainable agriculture.

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: Jan 05, 2018
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4 Pieces

Enjoy these special editions of Earth Eats, a public radio program delivering the freshest news and recipes inspired by local food and sustainable agriculture.

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: Jan 18, 2017
Caption: Do you want to hear a scary story? The Festival of Ghost Stories is your chance to be spooked while enjoying a crisp fall evening at Bryan Park., Credit: eskimoblood (flickr)
4 Pieces

Bloomington, Indiana's "Festival of Ghost Stories" has been scaring audiences for more three decades. In this series, storytellers share some of their most terrifying tales.

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: Oct 26, 2010
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24 Pieces

One-hour programs of early music, Harmonia casts new light on music of the distant past.

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: Jan 30, 2017
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1 Piece

Celebrating the music of living composers.

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: May 23, 2012

Latest Pieces


  • Added: Jun 04, 2018
  • Length: 58:59

  • Added: Jun 04, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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On today’s show we talk taco trucks and street vendors from Los Angeles, California to Bloomington, Indiana.

  • Added: May 31, 2018
  • Length: 29:01
Caption: Peggy Lee's 1953 album "Black Coffee"
This week on Afterglow, a vice can be a terrible thing, but sometimes they can inspire a great song. This time around on the program, we’ll hear so...

  • Added: May 30, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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Wes Montgomery, who died in June of 1968, was one of the most influential jazz guitarists of his generation. In recent years newly-discovered live ...

  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
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This week on Afterglow, we celebrate the centennial of Irene Higginbotham. Higginbotham wrote songs for Billie Holiday, Anita O’Day, and Nat King C...

  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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Poke Salet was one of the last wild foods to be commercially canned. If you use caution, you can harvest and prepare your own mess o’ greens in you...

  • Added: May 24, 2018
  • Length: 29:00

  • Added: May 22, 2018
  • Length: 58:59

  • Added: May 22, 2018
  • Length: 59:00

  • Added: May 22, 2018
  • Length: 58:59