Shows

The Moo Mix

The Moo Mix

Daily @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 Americana Music Hours

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

Democracy Now!

TUE/THU/FRIDAYS @7am Pioneering the largest public media collaboration in the U.S., Democracy Now! is broadcast on the Pacifica Radio Network.
Bioneers

The Bioneers

TUES/FRIDAYS @8am The award-winning 13-part radio series featuring breakthrough solutions for people and planet.
Newtopian Dream

Newtopian Dream

TUESDAYS @9am RT Newt brings you music on a whim and with inspiration

Blue Light Central

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

Rockabilly n’ Blues Hour

TUESDAYS @1pm A unique blend of modern and vintage rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, early rock and country with host James Riley
Real Hippie Hour

The Real Hippie Hour

TUESDAYS @2pm From memories of Morningstar and Wheeler ranches to downtown Occidental, Uncle Dave shares the West County life style.

The Joe Show

Even TUESDAYS @4pm New music from all over the world. Because rust never sleeps, and new music is penetrating oil for the mind.

WoodSongs Old Time Radio

Even TUESDAYS @6pm Live audience celebration of grassroots music and the artists who make it.
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.

Not Your Mother’s Storytime

Even TUESDAYS @7pm Gather ‘round the radio and hear stories pulled from the Public Domain. Grown up stories. Be moved. Be touched. Be horrified. Be enlightened

Suburban Dance Radio

TUESDAYS @8pm A deep mix of sounds on the low end from Bristol to Brooklyn and Kingston to Berlin. Dig into the crates for grooves served raw.
Music for Troublemakers

Music For Troublemakers

TUESDAYS @9pm 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!
Blackout Radio Show

The Blackout Radio Show

TUESDAYS @11pm Tune in for post-punk, gothic, punk and much more.

New Dimensions Radio

WEDNESDAYS @8am Tap into your own innate wisdom, genius, and peace of mind through these dialogues that will change your life.
Making Your Mind Magnificent

Making Your Mind Magnificent

WEDNESDAYS @9am Explores how we can change the way we think and also how we can teach our brains to embrace that change!
Global Village

Global Village

2nd-5th WEDNESDAYS @11am As Duke Ellington famously said, there are two kinds of music. Global Village...from all over the globe.

Doc’s Radio Hour

Even WEDNESDAYS @Noon Interviews with commanders of different service organizations about what we do in the community.
Feast on This

Feast On This

WEDNESDAYS @1pm A jazz show featuring European Jazz and rarities of American jazz.
Live From The Double-Wide

Live From The Double-Wide

WEDNESDAYS @2pm Singer songwriter and West Coast chanteuse Teresa Tudury brought to you from Las Cruces, New Mexico's KTAL radio
Uncle Charlie's Jukebox

Uncle Charlie’s Jukebox

WEDNESDAYS @4pm Music from the age of the 45 rpm single record. Songs from the Top 40 lists and more of the forgotten tunes.

Future Hindsight

WEDNESDAYS @6pm A weekly podcast aimed at sparking civic engagement through in-depth conversations with citizen changemakers.

The Midnight Special

WEDNESDAYS @7pm Traditional and contemporary folk performers, avant-garde singer-songwriters comedians and satirists.

Starship Overflow

WEDNESDAYS @9pm Alternative and underground sounds from the UK!

Free Radio Skybird

Even WEDNESDAYS @10pm An homage to free radio & shortwave stations past, present & future.
Deeper Roots

Deeper Roots Revisited

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

Live From Fur Peace Ranch

THURSDAYS @8am Jorma Kaukonen hosts musicians in an eclectic series of concerts recorded at the Fur Peace Ranch guitar camp.

Blue Moon Americana

THURSDAYS @ 9am A curated weekly show introducing new Americana releases and exploring classics of the past.
Project Censored

Project Censored

THURSDAYS @11am Project Censored educates students and the public about the importance of a truly free press for democratic self-government
Wise Woman Storytime

Wise Woman Storytime

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

Nonviolence Radio

THURSDAYS @1pm Stephanie Van Hook and Michael Nagler host this show originally produced and aired on KWMR in Point Reyes.

Political Atheist

Even THURSDAYS @2pm Host Joel DeWitt promotes new and open dialog with facts, not feelings, with focus.

Out of My Shell

Even THURSDAYS @3pm A new program for these isolated times with with longtime DIY space rocker/writer/filmmaker Azalia Snail.
Making Contact

Making Contact

3/4/5th THURSDAYS @4pm In-depth critical analyis that goes beyond the breaking news, showcasing voices and perspectives rarely heard in mainstream media

Community Matters

Even THURSDAYS @5pm Host to provide

In The Groove

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

Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie

Even THURSDAYS @6pm All punk vinyl from 1977 to present day with special guests interviews from the scene old and new.

Street Muse

Even THURSDAYS @8pm Inspirational music and stories from the street’s economic refugees.

The Piano Men

FRIDAYS @ Midnight Featuring a wide variety of piano masters beginning from the classical period to the modern era.

Deeper Roots

FRIDAYS @9am A century of America's music featuring gospel, country, bluegrass, jazz, blues, and everything in between.
Feisty Females

The Feisty Female Radio Show

FRIDAYS @11am An eclectic blend of music and interviews featuring a variety of amazing female singer/songwriters from around the world.

Celtic Coach Radio Show

FRIDAYS @1pm An Irish music show featuring interviews with the best speakers and transformational teachers on the Planet.

Boppin’ With Beth

FRIDAYS @ 2pm Country, blues, rockabilly, Americana and so much more. Boppin' With Beth brings it!

Counter-Culture Anthology

FRIDAYS @3pm An exploration of the ‘counter culture alternative’ music scene of the 60s and 70s with your host DJ Jerry Louis.
Laura's Living Room

Laura’s Living Room

FRIDAYS @5pm Eclectic music, scintillating schmooze, and a variety of topic mavens entertain, inform, inspire and activate listeners nearly every week.
Tommy's Holiday Camp

Tommy’s Holiday Camp

FRIDAYS @7pm Let Arnoldo transcend your stylistic boundaries with local, national, and international interviews, live and recorded music.

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

Live Wire! Radio

FRIDAYS @11pm Music from up-and-coming bands, comedy, performance and scintillating interviews with people who think cool thoughts
Uncle Dave's Storytime

Uncle Dave’s Storytime

SATURDAYS @8am 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.

Climate One

Even SATURDAYS @Noon The voices of today's top policy, business, and climate leaders

Steady Eddie’s Music Cellar

SATURDAYS @1pm Pre-rock & roll era music of the 1920s through the 1950s

The Children’s Hour

SATURDAYS @3pm A weekly educational and entertaining kids public radio program for listeners of all ages.
The Mystical Positivist

The Mystical Positivist

SATURDAYS @4pm The Mystical Positivist is dedicated to the application of reason in the pursuit of spiritual practice and development.

Ozark Highlands Radio

SATURDAYS @6pm From annual festivals to intriguing segments and fun music workshops, there's always a song in the Ozarks

Radio Summit

SATURDAYS @ 7pm Four international hosts introduce you to their special sonic worlds.

The Trip with Gary Sherwood

SATURDAYS @8pm A rediscovery of the 60’s via the music of the era – hits, should’ve-been-hits, B-sides and album tracks.

The Reverend Rabbit Show

SATURDAY @10pm An eclectic blend of jazz, progressive and classic rock, indie, folk and more out of England.

One Nostalgic Weekend

SUNDAYS @12am Old time radio shows...relived and revisited. Those Saturday morning shows that reflect a different time.

Neptune Currents

SUNDAYS @7am An eclectic blend of ambient, electronic and contemplative music, originating from KKUP (91.5 FM) in the South Bay.
Le Show

Le Show

SUNDAYS @9am A wildly clever, iconoclastic stew of talk, music, political commentary, humorous readings and scripted skits.

The Alan Watts Talk

WEDNESDAYS @10am Talks by philosopher Alan Watts (1915-1973)
CounterSpin

CounterSpin

SUNDAYS(except 2nd) @11am CounterSpin provides a critical examination of the major stories every week, exposing what mainstream media misses

Odd Sundays at Noon

Odd SUNDAYS & 4th @Noon More Music. Less Talk. No Algorithms.

Ordinary Miracles Radio

Odd SUNDAYS @2pm Original music, live performances, interviews, rare tracks, spiritual conversation for soulful humans & more

WINGS Radio

SUNDAYS @4pm Since 1986, "Raising Women’s Voices through Radio Worldwide."

Audio Ink Radio

SUNDAYS @6pm A mix of great rock, alternative and metal music. Hard rock, grunge, nu-metal...there's something for everyone!
Lit Radio

Lit Radio

SUNDAYS @7pm Suzanne Lang visits with local authors, offering insight and topical discussion about their works.

Lord Litter’s Magic Music Box

SUNDAYS @8pm A focus on handmade releases in a world where almost everything is a digital unit.

Timeless Oldies Variety Show

SUNDAYS @11pm Old fashioned radio variety with Dex, Seymour, and Rachael from a tiny Vermont studio.

Oldies Time Machine

MONDAYS @Midnight Familiar oldies from the fifties, sixties and seventies, plus rare tracks and "B" sides.

The Monday Morning Show

Mondays @7am The Professor and Sally T offer news, trivia, music, banter, and call-ins for your Monday morning drive.
Celtic Contrasts

Celtic Contrasts

MONDAYS @9am A two hour program of music from Scotland, Ireland, and countries around the world wherever Celts have wandered.

A Little of Everything

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

Wandering Minstrels

MONDAYS @1pm Exploring a wide variety of folk music, from the traditional, to the contemporary, to the cutting edge: all its offshoots and branches...

Marathon Mondayz

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

Yesterday’s Memories

Most TUESDAYS @5pm Oldies, doo-wop, and more.

Bluegrass From Sympathy Valley

MONDAYS @6pm An excursion into the world of Bluegrass, Old Time and Cowboy Music with updates on local and statewide events.

Moon Over Bohemia

Odd MONDAYS @8pm Host to provide
The Gary Jackson Show

The Gary Jackson Show

Most MONDAYS @10pm Packed with special features...not for the audience's benefit, but because at his age just staying awake for two hours is tough!

The Barnaby Druthers Mystery Hour

MONDAYS (except 2nd) @11pm Nutmeg Junction presents the Barnaby Druthers Mystery Hour! Audio Theater adventures.

Dead Air

Odd TUESDAYS @4pm The Grateful Dead in concert/in studio from 1965–1995. Cory Daniels shares selections from live concerts, rare highlights, and fine studio releases.

For The Wild

Odd TUESDAYS @5pm Protecting and restoring the great living libraries of The Pacific Northwest
Mandolins, Cabbages & Kings

Mandolins Cabbages And Kings

Odd TUESDAYS @6pm Phil Lawrence brings his love of mandolin to the airwaves and welcomes musicians and local school students.

Grow Your Power

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

Dream Apnea

Odd WEDNESDAYS @10pm A continuous mix of music and sounds mimicking a dream while exploring topics related to why people experience trouble dreaming.

Border Free Music Show

Odd THURSDAYS @2pm Traveling the globe bringing a musical feast for your ears. New artists, old favorites and live performances in folk, rock and blues.
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.
No Pigeonholes

No Pigeonholes EXP

Odd THURSDAYS @6pm Experimental music and unusual sounds. Noise, free jazz, electronics, sound collage, improvisation, drone and more.

Freudian Slippers

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

Lost in the Laguna

Odd THURSDAYS @10pm Dive into the music and culture of Sonoma County. Hosts Nicco and Noah focus on the original recordings and ideas of local youth.
Make Believe Ballroom

Make Believe Ballroom

Odd FRIDAYS @9pm From Retro Radio Land, music of the 1930s and 1940s

Synthetic Sounds

ODD Fridays @10pm For independent cc-licensed electronica, as well as rare, unusual or generative electronic music.
KOWS' Mouth

The KOWS’ Mouth

Odd SATURDAYS @11am Host Thomas McIntyre brings the conversation about almost anything to the KOWS airwaves.
The Mushroom Farm

The Mushroom Farm

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

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!

Top of Mind

Even SUNDAYS @5pm Smart, informative, unflinching conversations that go beyond mere headlines and sound bites

(dis)PERSE Dispatch

Even SUNDAYS @9pm A wide selection of ambient, experimental, drone, soundart, noise, and difficult music.

Astro-Scape

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.
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.

Plant Passions

Even MONDAYS @3pm Host to provide
Veiled Cloud of Unknowning

The Veiled Cloud of Unknowing

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

Noise Therapy

Even MONDAYS @9pm Noise Therapy is a good message and a fun syndicated hard rock show with Chris "The Rev" Marsh.

Crow With No Mouth

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

aWAKE! aLIVE! RADIO!

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

One Step Beyond

On hiatus Music created by people that who host Rory McNamara has met over the course of his 50 year musical journey.