Fresh Air Hosted by Terry Gross, Fresh Air from WHYY is the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues. One of public radio's most popular programs, Fresh Air features intimate conversations with today's biggest luminaries.

Previous Shows

Fresh Air for January 30, 2016

Billboard named Brittany Howard its Women In Music "Powerhouse" artist in 2015. Eric Ryan Anderson/Contour by Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Eric Ryan Anderson/Contour by Getty Images

Fresh Air Weekend: Brittany Howard; Saying 'No' To Dates; 'Mind Over Body'

Fresh Air Weekend: Brittany Howard; Saying 'No' To Dates; 'Mind Over Body'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/464783574/464974820" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Fresh Air for January 29, 2016

Gay teens Maalik (Curtiss Cook, Jr.) and Naz (Kerwin Johnson, Jr.) face rejection by their family and community, as well as suspicion from authorities, in Naz & Maalik. Wolfe Video hide caption

toggle caption
Wolfe Video

Young African-American Muslims Share A Hidden Love In 'Naz & Maalik'

Young African-American Muslims Share A Hidden Love In 'Naz & Maalik'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/464783155/464871527" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Fresh Air for January 28, 2016

Billboard named Brittany Howard its Women In Music "Powerhouse" artist in 2015. Eric Ryan Anderson/Contour by Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Eric Ryan Anderson/Contour by Getty Images

Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard On Small-Town Life, Big-Time Music

Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard On Small-Town Life, Big-Time Music

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/464631594/464723740" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Fresh Air for January 27, 2016

Fresh Air for January 26, 2016

Science writer Jo Marchant investigated the healing power of the mind for her new book, Cure. Jutta Kuss/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Jutta Kuss/Getty Images

How Meditation, Placebos And Virtual Reality Help Power 'Mind Over Body'

How Meditation, Placebos And Virtual Reality Help Power 'Mind Over Body'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/464372009/464458795" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript