Radio Heartland

Radio Heartland is a 24-hour service featuring acoustic, Americana and roots music. Radio Heartland is available in the Twin Cities on KNOW-FM 91.1 HD2 and worldwide on the internet.

Contact Radio Heartland

Subscribe to the Radio Heartland newsletter

  1. Listen Radio Heartland

Radio Heartland Playlist

Full playlist

Weekly Schedule

Monday 12 a.m.- 7 p.m. "Radio Heartland" with
7 p.m.- 9 p.m. "United States of Americana" with Bill DeVille
9 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland" with
Tuesday 12 a.m.- 7 p.m. "Radio Heartland" with
7 p.m.- 9 p.m. "American Routes" with Nick Spitzer
9 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland" with
Wednesday 12 a.m.- 7 p.m. "Radio Heartland" with
7 p.m.- 9 p.m. "A Prairie Home Companion" with Chris Thile
9 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland" with
Thursday 12 a.m.- 7 p.m. "Radio Heartland" with
7 p.m.- 9 p.m. "Mountain Stage" with Larry Gross
9 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland" with
Friday 12 a.m.- 7 p.m. "Radio Heartland" with
7 p.m.- 8 p.m. "Music City Roots" with Craig Havighurst Jim Lauderdale
8 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland" with
Saturday 12 a.m.-10 a.m. "Radio Heartland" with
10 a.m.-11 a.m. "Thistle and Shamrock" with Fiona Ritchie
11 a.m.- 1 p.m. "American Routes" with Nick Spitzer
1 p.m.- 3 p.m. "A Prairie Home Companion" with Garrison Keillor
3 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland" with
Sunday 12 a.m.-10 a.m. "Radio Heartland" with
10 a.m.-12 p.m. "Mountain Stage" with Larry Gross
12 p.m.- 1 p.m. "Thistle and Shamrock" with Fiona Ritchie
1 p.m.- 2 p.m. "Music City Roots" with Larry Gross
2 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland" with

Features

Emily Frantz of Mandolin Orange in studio

Mandolin Orange perform in the Radio Heartland studio


It seems impossible to want to improve on the sound of Mandolin Orange, but that's exactly what Andrew Marlin and Emily Frantz did when the duo added more musicians to the mix. Playing songs from their new album 'Blindfaller,' Mandolin Orange stopped in to the Radio Heartland studio for a session hosted by Mike Pengra.

Read More
Mike Pengra and Richard Shindell

A conversation with Richard Shindell


Richard Shindell's songs are so full of imagery, they could be novels, films or paintings. 'Careless,' Shindell's latest album, continues in that mold. Shindell stopped by Radio Heartland to chat with Mike Pengra and to share a few tracks from the new album.

Read More
Gurf Morlix

Gurf Morlix performs in the Radio Heartland studio


Gurf Morlix has produced and arranged for a veritable Who's Who in Americana Music, but he also has his own recordings and original songs. On a tour of the central U.S., Morlix stopped at Radio Heartland to chat with Mike Pengra and to play a few songs, including a couple from his forthcoming 2017 album, 'The Soul and the Heal.'

Read More

All In-Studio Performances