Apps

Mobile Apps
Iowa Public Radio streams and stories are available on three apps: the Iowa Public Radio app, Public Radio Player, and TuneIn.

Iowa Public Radio app

To download the Iowa Public Radio app, go to the Apple App Store or Google Play.

The Iowa Public Radio app provides invaluable features such as live streaming, local news stories, your favorite programs and On Demand content. Download the Iowa Public Radio app for free to listen to any of our streams wherever you are! This app is available on Apple (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android platforms.

App features:

  • Listen to Iowa Public Radio's News, Classical, and Studio One streams live
  • Pause and rewind the live audio
  • View schedules
  • Explore On Demand content - listen to shows you missed this week, including Talk of Iowa, Morning Edition, Java Blend and more
  • Share stories & programs with family & friends easily using the "Share" button
  • Wake up to Iowa Public Radio wherever you are with the alarm clock!

Listen in your car:
If you have an auxiliary jack in your car, you can use it to listen to the stream through your car stero. Simply plug an 1/8" to 1/8" auxiliary (aux) cord into the car's auxiliary jack and then into the headphone jack on your phone. You can find 1/8" aux cords online or at stores selling electronics or car accessories.

Troubleshooting:
If you have questions or comments about how to use Iowa Public Radio's app, you'll find support within the app. Tap the "menu" button and then tap "Help." There are multiple ways to submit your support requests from there.

Additional tech support is provided by Public Media Apps.

Public Radio Player, released by PRX
You can also listen to Iowa Public Radio through the Public Radio Player app. This app is available on Apple products only. To download the App, go to the Apple App Store.  Instructions to use the Public Radio Player are available here.

TuneIn Radio, released by TuneIn
Lastly, you may listen to Iowa Public Radio through the TuneIn Radio app. This app is available on both Apple and Android products. To download the App, go to the TuneIn Radio site.  Instructions to use the TuneIn app are here.