Programs A-Z

  • Hosted by Nick Spitzer, American Routes is a two-hour weekly excursion into American music, spanning eras and genres—roots rock and soul, blues and country, jazz, gospel and beyond.

  • A special blend of rootsy rock, folk, R&B, blues, and alternative country music for a northern Minnesota evening. Think John Prine, Neko Case and Bob Dylan.  Old Crow Medicine Show, Actual Wolf and Gary Clark Jr or First Aid Kit - Wilco,...

  • Specialty music show featuring vintage country, old-time and bluegrass music.

  • Gospel and soul music to uplift your soul for the week! Grab some coffee, eggs or pancakes, and we’ll add a side dish of soul, rhythm and blues, and gospel tunes.  We're talking Booker T. and Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings.  Gladys Knight and...

  • Centerstage Minnesota showcases the talents of Minnesota musicians. A local production of Northern Community Radio: KAXE - Grand Rapids and KBXE - Bemidji.

  • your chance to explore “America’s own classical music”. Enjoy old and new, traditional and contemporary jazz.  Miles and Django.  Ella Fitzgerald and Cecile McLorin Salvant and Minnesota jazz greats like Sam Miltich and Connie Evingson.

  • It is our signature mix of folk, rock, blues, jazz and world music. Programmed locally by the staff and volunteers of 91.7 KAXE and 90.5 KBXE.

  • Music discovery with your mind in mind, fresh daily, with your host, Gregg McVicar.