Shows

The Piano Men

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

Eclectic Spins

Daily @ 2am A curated one hour collection of sounds from every corner and every angle of the wee hours
The Moo Mix

The Moo Mix

Daily @3am 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.

Eclectic Spins

FRIDAYS @8am A curated one hour collection of sounds from every corner and every angle of the wee hours

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.

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.
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.

Modulisme

FRIDAYS @11pm A weekly program supporting left-field Modular Synthesis also documenting pioneering works via the Early ElectroMIX series.

Fiesta

SATURDAYS at Midnight Latin American and Iberian music from the 16th to 21st century
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.
KOWS' Mouth

The KOWS’ Mouth

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

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.

Dead Air

SATURDAYS @11pm The Grateful Dead in concert/in studio from 1965–1995. Cory Daniels shares selections from live concerts, rare highlights, and fine studio releases.

One Nostalgic Weekend

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

Timeless Oldies Variety Show

SUNDAYS @1am Old fashioned radio variety with Dex, Seymour, and Rachael from a tiny Vermont studio.

Roots of Rock

SUNDAYS @7am Peace and Tranquility brought to you every Sunday morning with blessings and hope for all with Brother MJ.
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

Ambassador Radio

SUNDAYS (not 2nd) @Noon Ambassador Radio specializes in diverse music ranging from Americana, jazz, world, folk, experimental and much more

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."

Top of Mind

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

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.

(dis)PERSE Dispatch

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

The Reverend Rabbit Show

SUNDAYS @11pm An eclectic blend of jazz, progressive and classic rock, indie, folk and more out of England.

The Monday Morning Show

Mondays @7am Professor B, Sally T and Nikki G 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.

frank Talk About Medicare

Even MONDAYS @11am Medicare doesn’t have to be complicated. As a truly unbiased source through HICAP, join me for the lighter side of a heavier topic

Astro-Scape

Even MONDAYS @Noon Delving into the current astro 'weather', plant lore, nature, and mythology to locate ourselves in the ever turning Wheel of the Year.
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...
Radio Goethe

Radio Goethe

MONDAYS @2pm A show featuring the diverse music scenes from Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

The New Paradigm

Even MONDAYS @3pm A show hosted by Tami Gosnell

Yesterday’s Memories

MONDAYS @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.

Lost in the Laguna

Even MONDAYS @8pm Dive into the music and culture of Sonoma County. Hosts Nicco and Noah focus on the original recordings and ideas of local youth.
The Gary Jackson Show

The Gary Jackson Show

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.

Jazz With David Basse

TUESDAYS @8am Handpicked tracks with anecdotes and interviews that bring to life the quintessential American musical genre.

Newtopian Dream

TUESDAYS @10am 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.

Catching A Wave

TUESDAYS @1pm The sounds of summer, surf and good-time rock & roll with host, Jammin' 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.
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.

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.

The Midnight Special

TUESDAYS @9pm Traditional and contemporary folk performers, avant-garde singer-songwriters comedians and satirists.

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.
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.

With Good Reason

WEDNESDAYS @6pm Bringing together higher education institutions and Virginia Humanities to make scholarly research accessible to all

One Step Beyond

Even WEDNESDAYS @8pm Music created by people that who host Rory McNamara has met over the course of his 50 year musical journey. 

Live ‘n’ Kickin’

WEDNESDAYS @10pm A show that uses music as the great common denominator for joy

American Country Nights

WEDNESDAYS @11pm Texas based country, blues and southern rock show hour of fun boot scooting boogie!
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

This is Ska

THURSDAYS @Noon Host Middagh Goodwin brings you ska and rocksteady from across the globe playing from every era and genre.

For The Wild

THURSDAYS @ 1pm Protecting and restoring the great living libraries of The Pacific Northwest

News With No Agenda

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

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.

Neptune Currents

Even THURSDAYS @8pm An eclectic blend of ambient, electronic and contemplative music, originating from KKUP (91.5 FM) in the South Bay.

Not Your Mother’s Storytime

Even THURSDAYS @11pm Gather ‘round the radio and hear stories pulled from the Public Domain. Grown up stories. Be moved. Be touched. Be horrified. Be enlightened

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

Climate One

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

The Heart of the Matter

Odd SUNDAYS @1pm A time to talk about the heart of what truly matters through the sacred art of story telling. 

A Little of Everything

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

The POP! Radio Program

Odd MONDAYS @11am Host Ray Carmen presents an hour of music from artists that refuse to swim in the mainstream.

Moon Over Bohemia

Odd MONDAYS @8pm Host to provide
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.

Principles Before Personalities

Odd WEDNESDAYS @8pm A show where principles comes first and personalities are put to the side

Starship Overflow

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

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.

Bandcamp Gallivant

Even THURSDAYS @8pm An experimental audio journey into the recesses of the online music hosting website

Freudian Slippers

Odd THURSDAYS @10pm Lori Curtis hosts music and likes to call it "Posturepedic for the cerebellum".
The Mushroom Farm

The Mushroom Farm

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

WoodSongs Old Time Radio

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

Nonviolence Radio

2nd TUESDAY @7pm Stephanie Van Hook and Michael Nagler host this show originally produced and aired on KWMR in Point Reyes.