Fresh Air
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.

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MON-FRI 1pm-2pm, 7pm-8pm
37 min

'Conan O'Brien Needs A Friend' Is A Joke Name For A Podcast — Sort Of

The late-night host says that hosting a podcast allows him to "mind meld" with guests in a way he can't on TV: "We can just go down a deep, deep, deep well." Originally broadcast Oct. 2, 2019.
5 min

A First-Generation Teen Tests The Bounds Of Family And Faith In 'Hala'

Minhal Baig's new film about a Pakistani American teen captures what it's like to feel paralyzed, with one foot in adulthood and the other in childhood.
6 min

Todd Marcus Tames The Raucous Bass Clarinet On 'Trio+'

Marcus gets a clean, unfettered sound from both his band and his instrument on his new album. Trio+ is crisp, tight and varied — with more good melodies than we can dip into.
37 min

'Trump And His Generals' Author: The President Is Now Surrounded By 'Yes Men'

CNN analyst Peter Bergen reflects on Trump's soured relationships with Generals Mattis, McMaster and Kelly. "He's gotten rid of the most competent people he had in his circle," Bergen says.
37 min

Alex Borstein On 'Mrs. Maisel' And Being Her Family's 'Comic Relief' As A Kid

Borstein's won back-to-back Emmys for playing a tough, street-wise talent manager on the Amazon series, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. She says the character reminds her of her mother and grandmother.
6 min

Women Dominated 2019: Ken Tucker Picks His Top 10 Albums Of The Year

Lana Del Rey's Norman F****** Rockwell! topped Tucker's list of the best albums of the year, with Lizzo and Billie Eilish running a close second and third.
46 min

Fresh Air Weekend: Edward Norton; Best Books; 'Stranger Things' Star David Harbour

Norton discusses urban planning and "slow cooking" his new film, Motherless Brooklyn. Critic Maureen Corrigan offers her 2019 book picks. Harbour talks about living with bipolar disorder.
16 min

'We Took Terror Out Of Their Lives': Remembering Youth Advocate Mary Previte

Previte, who died Nov. 16, spent 30 years working with at-risk youth and kids in detention in Camden, N.J. The center she ran became a national model. Originally broadcast in 1993.
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