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Political Ad Spending Expected to Break $11.4 Billion

This election, political ad spending is expected to break $11.4 billion. Don’t Get Tuned Out. Be Heard on NPR and PBS. 

NPR’s Embedded Podcast Goes Beyond the Headlines

Have you ever listened to a news story and craved more? Wondered what the interview subjects were feeling? What about the story behind the story? Prepare to dive deep. NPR’s Embedded podcast launches March 31, and fans of...

“Downton Abbey” Finale: What’s Next for PBS?

When PBS aired the Downton Abbey finale on Sunday, an average audience of 9.6 million viewers tuned in, making it the most-watched finale of the show’s six seasons. But the buzz that the Downton Abbey finale generated is only just...

Meet NPR Music’s Tiny Desk Contest Winner

The votes are in! NPR Music & Lagunitas proudly present the Tiny Desk Contest winner, Gaelynn Lea of Duluth, Minnesota. A classically trained fiddle player, Lea edged out more than 6,000 submissions from all 50 states to become this...

Inspiring Conversations with NPR Listening Parties

NPR Listening Parties are popping up nationwide, changing how young people make radio a part of their lives. NPR Listening Parties consistently attract young adults with enriching conversations and community engagement in cities all over the U.S.

Don’t Miss Call the Midwife Season 5

Beloved on both sides of the pond, fans from the UK to the U.S. are gearing up for Call the Midwife season 5. Set to premiere in April on PBS, audiences are already buzzing in anticipation of another colorful season.

88th Academy Awards Coverage Sparks Discussion

NPR’s 88th Academy Awards coverage shined light on one of Hollywood’s most glamorous spectacles. Read on for a digest of 88th Academy Awards coverage, as told by NPR’s social media channels.

NPR Visuals Team Wins at SND Best of Digital Design Awards

The NPR Visuals Team won two Silver Medals from the Society for News Design’s Best of Digital Design Awards Feb. 21, 2016.

“All Songs Considered” Sweet 16 Celebration

It’s not easy to sell out the 9:30 Club in Washington, DC, especially when you’ve rented it for your birthday party. But that’s just what NPR Music‘s beloved program, All Songs Considered, did last month to...

Discover Grammy Winners with NPR Music

Discover Grammy winners and nominees with NPR Music’s groundbreaking coverage of emerging and legendary artists.