A Fool in the Forest
A Fool In The Forest

4th TUESDAYS @6pm
Host Minkoff Chatoy interviews people and their passion, bringing the community to the microphone.

A Little of Everything

Odd MONDAYS @11am
An eclectic mix of music alongside interviews with local educators, politicians, and friends.

African Music

Odd SUNDAYS @9pm
African music on KOWS with your host Jumah Salim

AleK With a K

On hiatus
A three hour musical variety extravaganza covering sixty years of rock ‘n roll.

Ask Linda

Even SUNDAYS @4pm
Call in show with related music from the 60s 70s 80s and 90s includes commentary, advice, humor, and satire.


Even MONDAYS @11am
Delving into the current astro ‘weather’, plant lore, nature, and mythology to locate ourselves in the ever turning Wheel of the Year.

Aural Innovations

Most SUNDAYS @8pm
Radio show and web zine that focuses on Space Rock, Psychedelia, and psychedelically-oriented Stoner Rock

Behind the Sky w/Moon Puppy

From the Beatles to the here-and-now, music and mischief that peeks over the edge of the world.

Blue Light Central

Even TUESDAYS @4pm
The Blue Light Central rumbles out of the station for a ride through blues, classic R&B, soul, gospel, Zydeco, and low-down boogie.

Blue Moon Americana

A curated weekly show introducing new Americana releases and exploring classics of the past.

Bluegrass From Sympathy Valley

An excursion into the world of Bluegrass, Old Time and Cowboy Music with updates on local and statewide events.

Border Free Music Show

Traveling the globe bringing a musical feast for your ears. New artists, old favorites and live performances in folk, rock and blues.

Brewed For Thought

Mario Rubio brings over a decade of experience in the craft beer industry to Sonoma County radio.

British Music Rocks

On hiatus
British Music Rocks is a two-hour, weekly radio show bringing the listener fantastic music from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s.

Celtic Coach Radio Show

An Irish music show featuring interviews with the best speakers and transformational teachers on the Planet.

Celtic Contrasts
Celtic Contrasts

A two hour program of music from Scotland, Ireland, and countries around the world wherever Celts have wandered.

Community Matters

Host to provide


Odd SUNDAYS @4pm
CounterSpin provides a critical examination of the major stories every week, exposing what mainstream media misses

Cross Country Classics

On hiatus
Visit music from country music’s Golden Age with your host MJ. A well known DJ who spent time in the Texas radio circuit.

Crow With No Mouth

Experimental music from around the globe: electro-acoustic, improvisation, noise, extreme computer works, and more!

Dead Air

The Grateful Dead in concert/in studio from 1965–1995. Cory Daniels shares selections from live concerts, rare highlights, and fine studio releases.

Deep Colours

MONDAYS @Midnight
Deep, eclectic and sophisticated music from Ambient to Slow Motion and more beat-focused sounds – simply “music that lasts”.

Deeper Roots
Deeper Roots

A century of America’s music featuring gospel, country, bluegrass, jazz, blues, and everything in between.

Deeper Roots
Deeper Roots Revisited

Even THURSDAYS @Midnight
Topical and themed shows featuring gospel, country, bluegrass, jazz, blues, and more.

Democracy Now!

Pioneering the largest public media collaboration in the U.S., Democracy Now! is broadcast on the Pacifica Radio Network.

Deprogramming Center

On hiatus
Avant Garde rarities and unusual music from around the world.

Dick Lee’s 60s Garage Rock

MONDAYS (except 2nd) @10pm
Hear the mind blowing sounds of California Garage Rock from the decade of the 1960s with host Dick Lee

Down Home Music
Down Home Music

1st/2nd THURSDAYS @5pm
A show featuring Chicago blues as well as rhythms from a variety of musical genres: strong rhythms, passionate feeling and funky beats.

Dream Apnea
Dream Apnea

A continuous mix of music and sounds mimicking a dream while exploring topics related to why people experience trouble dreaming.

Feast On This

A jazz show featuring European Jazz and rarities of American jazz.

For The Wild

Even SATURDAYS @11am
Protecting and restoring the great living libraries of The Pacific Northwest

Free Radio Skybird

An homage to free radio & shortwave stations past, present & future.

Freudian Slippers

First THURSDAYS @8pm
Lori Curtis hosts music and likes to call it “Posturepedic for the cerebellum”.

Full Moon

On hiatus
Ongoing experimental research about imagining, inhabiting, and telling stories of creative lives.

Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie

All punk vinyl from 1977 to present day with special guests interviews from the scene old and new.

Global Village
Global Village

3rd/5th WEDNESDAYS @11am
As Duke Ellington famously said, there are two kinds of music. Global Village…from all over the globe.

Grazing In The Grass
Grazing In The Grass

Host to provide

Grow Your Power

1st WEDNESDAYS @11am
Host Anne Greenfield presents skills and experiences of homesteading. Save money and become independent!

Growing an Elder Culture
Growing an Elder Culture

A compelling round table discussion of all things we need to know for our own aging baby boomer population.

Guitars Speak

1st, 3rd, 4th & 5th Sundays
@1 pm

A radio show devoted to contemporary, avant-garde and experimental guitar music.

Holy Cow!
Holy Cow

Odd Fridays @9pm
A weave of intense electronic music. Trap, breaks, downtempo, infotech all remixed and plastered lovingly upon the audio wall.

Hometown Sounds

Live local sounds from the KOWS studios with host Ed Mills.

I Hear You Rockin’ Live

2nd/4th SATURDAYS @Noon
Everything from Al Green to Green Day, Lynyrd Skynyrd to The Lumineers…

Iaso Healing Radio

A look into health and wellness options that are available to complement traditional Western Medicine.

In The Groove

1st/5th THURSDAYS @5pm
From Jazz masters of past and present to emerging new artists performing modern jazz and fusion. No smooth jazz here!

Jazz and Culture
Jazz and Culture With Donald True

Even SUNDAYS @5pm
Classics of jazz.

Laura's Living Room
Laura’s Living Room

Eclectic music, scintillating schmooze, and a variety of topic mavens entertain, inform, inspire and activate listeners nearly every week.

Le Show
Le Show

A wildly clever, iconoclastic stew of talk, music, political commentary, humorous readings and scripted skits.

Lit Radio
Lit Radio

Suzanne Lang visits with local authors, offering insight and topical discussion about their works.

Live From Fur Peace Ranch

Jorma Kaukonen hosts musicians in an eclectic series of concerts recorded at the Fur Peace Ranch guitar camp.

Live From The Double-Wide
Live From The Double-Wide

Singer songwriter and West Coast chanteuse Teresa Tudury brought to you from Las Cruces, New Mexico’s KTAL radio

Live Wire! Radio

Music from up-and-coming bands, comedy, performance and scintillating interviews with people who think cool thoughts

Making Contact
Making Contact

In-depth critical analyis that goes beyond the breaking news, showcasing voices and perspectives rarely heard in mainstream media

Making Your Mind Magnificent
Making Your Mind Magnificent

Explores how we can change the way we think and also how we can teach our brains to embrace that change!

Mandolins, Cabbages & Kings
Mandolins Cabbages And Kings

Phil Lawrence brings his love of mandolin to the airwaves and welcomes musicians and local school students.

Marathon Mondayz

Odd MONDAYS @3pm
Thought provoKING Inspirational soundbites atop LeDJINNdary beats with a djed perspective

Maria’s Non-Pompous Food Talk

A lighthearted look into food, drink and everything about cooking and gathering in culinary love

Maybe Forgotten Forever

Odd SUNDAYS @10am
Worthy performances from the last 40 and 50 years…personal favorites of John Trubee

Moon Over Bohemia

Odd MONDAYS @8pm
Host to provide

Music for Troublemakers
Music For Troublemakers

Stef moved here all the way from the Bronx to share music with you. Indie rock, folk, world music and a bit of everything else too!

Neptune Currents

An eclectic blend of ambient, electronic and contemplative music, originating from KKUP (91.5 FM) in the South Bay.

New Dimensions Radio

Tap into your own innate wisdom, genius, and peace of mind through these dialogues that will change your life.

Newtopian Dream
Newtopian Dream

RT Newt brings you music on a whim and with inspiration

No Pigeonholes Encore

Even SUNDAYS @9pm
Revisit past shows of Don Campau’s No Pigeonholes EXP.

No Pigeonholes
No Pigeonholes EXP

Experimental music and unusual sounds. Noise, free jazz, electronics, sound collage, improvisation, drone and more.

Nonviolence Radio

Stephanie Van Hook and Michael Nagler host this show originally produced and aired on KWMR in Point Reyes.

Oldies Time Machine

Odd SUNDAYS @5pm
Familiar oldies from the fifties, sixties and seventies, plus rare tracks and “B” sides.

One Nostalgic Weekend

Old time radio shows…relived and revisited. Those Saturday morning shows that reflect a different time.

One Step Beyond

Even THURSDAYS @10pm
Music created by people that who host Rory McNamara has met over the course of his 50 year musical journey. 

Ozark Highlands Radio

From annual festivals to intriguing segments and fun music workshops, there’s always a song in the Ozarks

Peacetown on KOWS

Selected performances from the Peacetown Summer Concert Series in Sebastopol.

Plant Passions

Even MONDAYS @3pm
Host to provide

Practical Woo Woo

4th Mondays @5pm
The gift of Healing in today’s world of Commerce & Business.

Project Censored
Project Censored

Project Censored educates students and the public about the importance of a truly free press for democratic self-government

Radio Goethe
Radio Goethe

3rd/5th THURSDAYS @11pm
A show on German and European contemporary rock.

Radio Spotlight Magazine

Even SUNDAYS @2pm
Tackling important topics of the day with guests, lots of contributors, a peppering of humor, plus a featured local artist/band!

Relevant Tones
Relevant Tones

Classical music for your listening pleasure

Rock Talk

Interviews with rock’s greats and those who are lesser-known.

Rockabilly n’ Blues Hour

Even SUNDAYS @10am
A unique blend of modern and vintage rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, early rock and country with host James Riley

Screaming Mimi’s Fallout Shelter

Odd MONDAYS @5pm
From the garage rock to punk, to moments of musical genius in bubblegum pop, and beyond.

Singer Songwriter Anthology
Singer-Songwriter Anthology

An exploration of the ‘counter culture alternative’ music scene of the 60s and 70s with your host DJ Jerry Louis.

Starship Overflow

Alternative and underground sounds from the UK!

Steady Eddie’s Music Cellar

Pre-rock & roll era music of the 1920s through the 1950s

Street Muse

Inspirational music and stories from the street’s economic refugees.

The Americana Music Hours

Daily @ 5am
New releases and vintage sounds for all you KOWS Americana fans.

The Armchair Critic
The Armchair Critic

On hiatus
Off the cuff commentary, knee jerk reactions & musical mix of personal favorites.

Best Of KOWS
The Best of KOWS

On hiatus
A weekly special featuring some of the very best shows from the KOWS.

The Bioneers

The award-winning 13-part radio series featuring breakthrough solutions for people and planet.

Blackout Radio Show
The Blackout Radio Show

Tune in for post-punk, gothic, punk and much more.

Feisty Females
The Feisty Female Radio Show

An eclectic blend of music and interviews featuring a variety of amazing female singer/songwriters from around the world.

The Freelance Music Show

Even FRIDAYS @9pm
Great and obscure guitar-oriented songs and the deeper forgotten tracks from the 60s,70s,80s. and 90s

The Gary Jackson Show
The Gary Jackson Show

Most MONDAYS @11pm
Packed with special features…not for the audience’s benefit, but because at his age just staying awake for two hours is tough!

The High School Project with Emily Lewis

On hiatus
Get insight into the teen perspective with this opinion show. It includes music and announcements for the local high schools.

Disaster Prep
The Joy Of Preparedness

3rd THURSDAYS @4pm
Prepare yourself for the worst while demonstrating your commitment to family and community

KOWS' Mouth
The KOWS’ Mouth

Host Thomas McIntyre brings the conversation about almost anything to the KOWS airwaves.

The Meaning of Community

On hiatus
What does Community mean to you? Do you make a difference? Do you want to make a difference?

The Midnight Special

Traditional and contemporary folk performers, avant-garde singer-songwriters comedians and satirists.

Monday Mash-up
The Monday Mash-up

Even MONDAYS @Noon
Music, topics and guests from the perspective of Lisa Cox, long time resident of Sonoma County.

The Monday Morning Show

Mondays @7am
The Professor and Honey Ham offer news, trivia, music, banter, and call-ins for your Monday morning drive.

The Moo Mix
The Moo Mix

Midnight to 5am
Streaming a variety of music 24 hours, KOWS radio fills in the gaps with a blend of the finest from our music hosts archives.

The Moo Mix
The Moo Mix

Fri/Sat/Sun @2am
Streaming a variety of music 24 hours, KOWS radio fills in the gaps with a blend of the finest from our music hosts archives.

The Mushroom Farm
The Mushroom Farm

2nd SUNDAY @11am
A progressive collection of psychedelic and 1960s rock spun for our listeners.

The Mystical Positivist
The Mystical Positivist

The Mystical Positivist is dedicated to the application of reason in the pursuit of spiritual practice and development.

The Piano Men

On hiatus
Featuring a wide variety of piano masters beginning from the classical period to the modern era.

Real Hippie Hour
The Real Hippie Hour

From memories of Morningstar and Wheeler ranches to downtown Occidental, Uncle Dave shares the West County life style.

The Real News

Real news. Independent, Viewer Supported News Network. No Corporate Funds or Government Money, Just Uncompromising Journalism

The Reverend Rabbit Show

1st,3rd,4th,5th SUNDAYS @Noon
An eclectic blend of jazz, progressive and classic rock, indie, folk and more out of England.

The Trip with Gary Sherwood

A rediscovery of the 60’s via the music of the era – hits, should’ve-been-hits, B-sides and album tracks.

Veiled Cloud of Unknowning
The Veiled Cloud of Unknowing

2nd MONDAY @8pm
Featuring music composed before 1733 & after 1933 (pre-tonal/minimalist/modal music)

Tighten Up Mobile Hifi
Tighten Up Mobile Hi-Fi

On hiatus
Reggae, Soul, Dub, Ska, Garage, Blues, Rub-a-Dub, Funk, Rock Steady, and R&B

Timeless Oldies Variety Show

Old fashioned radio variety with Dex, Seymour, and Rachael from a tiny Vermont studio.

TLC Journey High School Show

Students of Journey High School share their stories, talk about music, community, friendship, and a lot more.

To Your Health

On hiatus
The show explores diverse health topics, focusing on Integrative Medicine, and alleviation of pain.

Tommy's Holiday Camp
Tommy’s Holiday Camp

Let Arnoldo transcend your stylistic boundaries with local, national, and international interviews, live and recorded music.

Trippin’ In The Wilderness w/Johnny Saváge

On hiatus
Topical, thematic zaniness, and mind-altering adventures into uncharted musical and cultural territories. Mostly obscure.

Uncle Charlie's Jukebox
Uncle Charlie’s Jukebox

Music from the age of the 45 rpm single record. Songs from the Top 40 lists and more of the forgotten tunes.

Uncle Dave's Storytime
Uncle Dave’s Storytime

Songs and stories for kids ages 2 – 102. Stories read with passion; fiction brought to life and great music to listen to and sing along with.

Voices and Vision

2nd TUESDAYS @6pm
The very best of Sonoma County current affairs featuring a round table of some of those in the know.

Wandering Minstrels
Wandering Minstrels

Exploring a wide variety of folk music, from the traditional, to the contemporary, to the cutting edge: all its offshoots and branches…

Way Out in the Garage

1st SUNDAY @8pm
One hour trip to the far edges of the garage band genre. Swarming with rare gems that don’t usually get on the radio!

Wise Woman Storytime
Wise Woman Storytime

A show that offers voice and visibility to older women giving them the opportunity to share personal stories from their lives.

WoodSongs Old Time Radio

Live audience celebration of grassroots music and the artists who make it.

Yesterday’s Memories

Even TUESDAYS @8pm
Oldies, doo-wop, and more.