iPhone, meet NPR.

for iPhone and iPad

It's love at first listen

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Engage, explore and discover new music of all genres with the NPR Music app. Rock/Pop/Folk, Jazz & Blues, World, Classical and Hip Hop/R&B — you get music programmed by people and the quality storytelling you expect from NPR. You can read music news and reviews while listening to interviews, live concerts or exclusive streams of albums before they're released. Multitask with the NPR Music app as your guide to new music.


Listen to your favorite public radio music stations and discover new ones from a directory of more than 100 live streams. From the Los Angeles beat scene on KCRW to Seattle hip-hop on KEXP to New York's best jazz on WBGO, you'll find music for any mood, or taste.

Browse stations by genre and editor picks. Set your favorites for one-tap access. Discover music that matters, handpicked by expert DJs.


Create playlists for custom listening, even offline. And thanks to our groundbreaking visual layout you can quickly organize and sync your playlist.

Our "Recommended For You" feature suggests other stories based on what's in your playlist and what's in your iTunes Library (iTunes function is opt-in).


Never miss an NPR Music concert or festival event. Enjoy live video and audio streaming from the comfort of your own home. The app is AirPlay-enabled so you can watch it on the big screen of your TV.

Watch the shows again and again in the vast NPR Music live concert archive.