Shows

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

Even WEDNESDAYS @Noon
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.

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.

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

Odd TUESDAYS @4pm
From the Beatles to the here-and-now, music and mischief that peeks over the edge of the world.

Blue Light Central

Odd SUNDAYS @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

THURSDAYS @ 5am
A curated weekly show introducing new Americana releases and exploring classics of the past.

Bluegrass and Old-Time Hour
Bluegrass & Old-Time Hour

MONDAYS @6pm
Mark Hogan brings you two hours of the new and classic bluegrass and old-time music

Blues Up The River
Blues Up The River

On hiatus
Robert keeps the blues alive, spinning R&B, blues, soul, and elements of backporch tradition every Wednesday

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.

Brewed For Thought

Odd WEDNESDAYS @6pm
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

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

Celtic Contrasts
Celtic Contrasts

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

Community Matters

Odd SUNDAYS @2pm
Host to provide

Cool and Unusual
Cool & Unusual Sounds

ON HIATUS
Aaron spins a syncopated selection of film clips, sound bites, and music with an ear for the unusual.

CounterSpin
CounterSpin

SATURDAYS @3pm
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

Even FRIDAYS @10pm
Experimental music from around the globe: electro-acoustic, improvisation, noise, extreme computer works, and more!

Dead Air

SATURDAYS @7pm
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

FRIDAYS @9am
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!

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

Deprogramming Center

Odd SATURDAYS @Midnight
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

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

Feast On This

Odd WEDNESDAYS @1pm
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

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.

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

TUESDAYS @Noon
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

Even THURSDAYS @2pm
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.

I Hear You Rockin’ Live

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

i-Trinity’s World Peace Party

On hiatus
A sounding board and social forum to promote World Peace Justice Equality for all.

Iaso Healing Radio

Odd WEDNESDAYS @7pm
A look into health and wellness options that are available to complement traditional Western Medicine.

In The Groove

1/2/3/5th 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

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

Le Show
Le Show

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

Lit Radio
Lit Radio

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

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.

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

On hiatus
Singer songwriter and West Coast chanteuse Teresa Tudury brings home the interviews and music including her own

Live Wire! Radio

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

Making Contact
Making Contact

Odd MONDAYS @Noon
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

WEDNESDAYS @9am
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

Odd TUESDAYS @6pm
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

Odd WEDNESDAYS @Noon
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

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!

Neptune Currents

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

New Dimensions Radio

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

Newtopian Dream
Newtopian Dream

TUESDAYS @9am
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

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

Nonviolence Radio

Even THURSDAYS @9am
Stephanie Van Hook and Michael Nagler host this show originally produced and aired on KWMR in Point Reyes.

Odd Saturdays with Vaughn

Odd SATURDAYS @1pm
Tech talk…music…and more!

Oldies Time Machine

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

One Nostalgic Weekend

SUNDAYS @12am
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

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

Peacetown on KOWS

On hiatus
Selected performances from the Peacetown Summer Concert Series in Sebastopol.

Plant Passions

Even WEDNESDAYS @6pm
Host to provide

Practical Woo Woo

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

Project Censored
Project Censored

Odd THURSDAYS @9am

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!

RadRadRadio

On hiatus
RadRadRadio explores the roots of music from blues, jazz, funk and folk … a history of our global musical future.

Relevant Tones
Relevant Tones

3rd/5th THURSDAYS @10pm
Classical music for your listening pleasure

Rock Talk

Even FRIDAYS @9pm
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

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

Starship Overflow

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

Steady Eddie’s Music Cellar

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

Street Muse

Even THURSDAYS @8pm
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.

Bioneers
The Bioneers

TUESDAYS @8am
The award-winning 13-part radio series featuring breakthrough solutions for people and planet.

Blackout Radio Show
The Blackout Radio Show

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

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.

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

THURSDAYS @1pm
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

Odd SATURDAYS @11am
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

THURSDAYS @10am
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 Mothership Radio Show

On hiatus
A unique look at aliens, UFOs and other unexplainable phenomenon with insight and humor.

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

SATURDAYS @4pm
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

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

The Real News

FRIDAYS @6am
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 Straight Skinny Show

On hiatus
Our goal is to teach, not preach.

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.

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

Even WEDNESDAYS @7pm
Reggae, Soul, Dub, Ska, Garage, Blues, Rub-a-Dub, Funk, Rock Steady, and R&B

Timeless Oldies Variety Show

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

TLC Journey High School Show

THURSDAYS @1pm
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

FRIDAYS @7pm
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

WEDNESDAYS @4pm
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

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.

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

MONDAYS @1pm
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

THURSDAYS @Noon
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

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

Yesterday’s Memories

2nd/5th SATURDAYS @5pm
Oldies, doo-wop, and more.