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Mon OpenClose

Discreet Music, Emergency Circus

10pm - 1am: Discreet Music

Mix of new, unusual and classical music, hosted by Dean Suzuki. Heard alternate Sundays....

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10pm - 1am: Emergency Circus

Post-rock sounds for Prehensile minds with Gary Niederhoff. Heard alternate Sundays....

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Setting the Standard

1am: - 3am Setting the Standard

Setting the Standard has been around 8-10 years, and was originally started by Maya Rise. We kept it...

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Jazz Bar with Spliff Skankin, Setting the Standard 2

3am - 6am: Jazz Bar with Spliff Skankin

Jazz and more, hosted by Spliff....

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3am - 6am: Setting the Standard 2

A mix of la raza, reggae, jazz and politically conscious music....

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Democracy Now

6am: - 7am Democracy Now

Democracy Now! is a daily independent award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman a...

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UpFront

7am: - 8am UpFront

UpFront is produced by KPFA’s award-winning News Department. It delivers a mix of local, state, an...

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Uprising

8am: - 9am Uprising

A daily digest of independent news analysis, investigation, education, artistic expression, and act...

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Democracy Now

9am: - 10am Democracy Now

Democracy Now! is a daily national independent award-winning news program, hosted by journalists Am...

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Letters and Politics

10am: - 11am Letters and Politics

Letters & Politics seeks to explore the history behind today's major global and national news storie...

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Music of the World Mondays

11am: - 12pm Music of the World Mondays

What’s happening musically around the Mediterranean, France, Spain, Africa, the Pacific, Asia, Mad...

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Against the Grain

12pm: - 1pm Against the Grain

In-depth analysis and commentary on a variety of matters -- political, economic, social, and cultura...

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Womens Magazine

1pm: - 2pm Womens Magazine

This hour long radio program presents and discusses women's lives and issues globally and locally fr...

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About Health

2pm: - 3pm About Health

A program designed to give listeners an opportunity to talk directly with experts who understand tra...

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Arts-Waves on Cover to Cover

3pm: - 3pm Arts-Waves on Cover to Cover

Interviews devoted to the arts, focusing on theatre and literature, with side-trips to film and non-...

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A Rude Awakening

3pm: - 4pm A Rude Awakening

An in-depth look at community affairs on a local, national and international level, with interviews ...

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Hard Knock Radio

4pm: - 5pm Hard Knock Radio

Hard Knock Radio is a drive-time Hip-Hop talk show on KPFA (94.1 @ 4-5 pm Monday-Friday), a communit...

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Flashpoints

5pm: - 6pm Flashpoints

An award winning front-line investigative news magazine, that focuses on human, civil and workers ri...

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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

6pm: - 7pm The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News is a collaboration of KPFA and KPFK in Los Angeles and KFCF in Fresno. The...

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Africa Today

7pm: - 8pm Africa Today

A weekly news program providing information and analysis about Africa and the African Diaspora, host...

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Transitions On Traditions

8pm: - 10pm Transitions On Traditions

A Soul-sonic rhapsody of word, sound and power that comes your way Monday nights, hosted and produce...

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Off The Beaten Path

10pm: - 12am Off The Beaten Path

Eclectic mix show with Victoria Z. Breaks, beats, and frequencies....

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Pitch A Fit

12am: - 2am Pitch A Fit

Rock, techno, R&B, punk, soul, metal, standards, soundtracks, indie, spoken word, and things that ha...

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Night Magic

2am: - 5am Night Magic

Music of the The Great Jazz Legends, all the way to the New Young Lions of Jazz and more...with Alex...

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Early Morning Music with The Experience Collective

5am: - 6am Early Morning Music with The Experience Collective

Eclectic musical choices free of genre boundaries, including spoken word, featured editorials, and i...

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Democracy Now

6am: - 7am Democracy Now

Democracy Now! is a daily independent award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman a...

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UpFront

7am: - 8am UpFront

UpFront is produced by KPFA’s award-winning News Department. It delivers a mix of local, state, an...

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Uprising

8am: - 9am Uprising

A daily digest of independent news analysis, investigation, education, artistic expression, and act...

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Democracy Now

9am: - 10am Democracy Now

Democracy Now! is a daily national independent award-winning news program, hosted by journalists Am...

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Letters and Politics

10am: - 11am Letters and Politics

Letters & Politics seeks to explore the history behind today's major global and national news storie...

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Music of the World with Joanna Manqueros

11am: - 12pm Music of the World with Joanna Manqueros

A celebration of the depth of the world's music. The magic and mystery of global music, which heals ...

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Against the Grain

12pm: - 1pm Against the Grain

In-depth analysis and commentary on a variety of matters -- political, economic, social, and cultura...

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Your Own Health and Fitness

1pm: - 2pm Your Own Health and Fitness

A critical, independent voice on the politics and practice of health with Layna Berman and Jeffry Fa...

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Exploration

2pm: - 3pm Exploration

An hour long radio program on science, technology, politics, and the environment. Topics covered inc...

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Cover to Cover with Jennifer Stone

3pm: - 3pm Cover to Cover with Jennifer Stone

Stone's Throw: Culture critic Jennifer Stone's commentary on social justice as reflected in film, te...

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WorkWeek

3pm: - 4pm WorkWeek

Want to know what's really happening in labor? WorkWeek Radio provides news and in depth coverage of...

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Hard Knock Radio

4pm: - 5pm Hard Knock Radio

Hard Knock Radio is a drive-time Hip-Hop talk show on KPFA (94.1 @ 4-5 pm Monday-Friday), a communit...

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Flashpoints

5pm: - 6pm Flashpoints

An award winning front-line investigative news magazine, that focuses on human, civil and workers ri...

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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

6pm: - 7pm The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News is a collaboration of KPFA and KPFK in Los Angeles and KFCF in Fresno. The...

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La Raza Chronicles

7pm: - 8pm La Raza Chronicles

A weekly Latino affairs magazine program with a local and international focus, highlighting the soci...

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Bebop, Cubop and The Musical Truth

8pm: - 10pm Bebop, Cubop and The Musical Truth

Exploring a variety of textures with a cross pollination of jazz, world, and Latin influences, hoste...

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The Reggae Express

10pm: - 12am The Reggae Express

Go with the flow reggae music mix. Traditionally the program begins with the Bob Marley Roadblock, a...

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No Other Radio Network

12am: - 1am No Other Radio Network

Experimental recordings, interviews, and live performances!...

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The Late Night Hype

1am: - 6am The Late Night Hype

Latin and Reggae mix with Pedro Reyes and Guests....

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Democracy Now

6am: - 7am Democracy Now

Democracy Now! is a daily independent award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman a...

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UpFront

7am: - 8am UpFront

UpFront is produced by KPFA’s award-winning News Department. It delivers a mix of local, state, an...

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Uprising

8am: - 9am Uprising

A daily digest of independent news analysis, investigation, education, artistic expression, and act...

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Democracy Now

9am: - 10am Democracy Now

Democracy Now! is a daily national independent award-winning news program, hosted by journalists Am...

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Letters and Politics

10am: - 11am Letters and Politics

Letters & Politics seeks to explore the history behind today's major global and national news storie...

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Music of the World with Jose Ruiz

11am: - 12pm Music of the World with Jose Ruiz

World Music brought to you by Jose Ruiz....

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Against the Grain

12pm: - 1pm Against the Grain

In-depth analysis and commentary on a variety of matters -- political, economic, social, and cultura...

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Guns and Butter

1pm: - 2pm Guns and Butter

A program that investigates the relationships among capitalism, militarism and politics. Maintaining...

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Voices of the Middle East and North Africa

2pm: - 3pm Voices of the Middle East and North Africa

The richly diverse and fascinating world of culture and politics of the Middle East and North Africa...

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Cover to Cover with Jack Foley

3pm: - 3pm Cover to Cover with Jack Foley

A celebration of the art of poetry. A well-known poet himself, Jack Foley’s considerable historica...

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Cover to Cover Open Book

3pm: - 4pm Cover to Cover Open Book

Weekly interviews with poets, performance artists, film-makers, novelists and storytellers. Rotating...

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Hard Knock Radio

4pm: - 5pm Hard Knock Radio

Hard Knock Radio is a drive-time Hip-Hop talk show on KPFA (94.1 @ 4-5 pm Monday-Friday), a communit...

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Flashpoints

5pm: - 6pm Flashpoints

An award winning front-line investigative news magazine, that focuses on human, civil and workers ri...

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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

6pm: - 7pm The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News is a collaboration of KPFA and KPFK in Los Angeles and KFCF in Fresno. The...

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Bay Native Circle

7pm: - 8pm Bay Native Circle

Hosts Lakota Harden, Eddie Madril, Janeen Antoine, Vince Medina, and Morning Star Gali bring you tod...

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Dead to the World

8pm: - 10pm Dead to the World

Dead to the World began life on KPFA as the Grateful Dead Hour. When host David Gans was offered a s...

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Sing Out

10pm: - 12am Sing Out

Folk and not so acoustic music, hosted by Larry Kelp....

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Music Department Showcase

12am: - 2am Music Department Showcase

Rotating hosts: Al Glenn, Queen Jahneen, Taishi Duchicela and Avotcja...

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Non-fiction Music

2am: - 5am Non-fiction Music

A mix of jazz, folk, blues and more with Joel Sachs....

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Early Morning Music with Joel Sachs

5am: - 6am Early Morning Music with Joel Sachs

A gentle wake-up mix of musical genres generally organized around a theme (place, artist, composer, ...

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Democracy Now

6am: - 7am Democracy Now

Democracy Now! is a daily independent award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman a...

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UpFront

7am: - 8am UpFront

UpFront is produced by KPFA’s award-winning News Department. It delivers a mix of local, state, an...

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Uprising

8am: - 9am Uprising

A daily digest of independent news analysis, investigation, education, artistic expression, and act...

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Democracy Now

9am: - 10am Democracy Now

Democracy Now! is a daily national independent award-winning news program, hosted by journalists Am...

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Letters and Politics

10am: - 11am Letters and Politics

Letters & Politics seeks to explore the history behind today's major global and national news storie...

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Music of the World with Stephen Kent

11am: - 12pm Music of the World with Stephen Kent

In a musical journey that began in England in the late 1970's, composer, performer, multi-instrument...

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Behind the News

12pm: - 1pm Behind the News

Host Doug Henwood covers the worlds of economics and politics and their complex interactions, from t...

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The Herbal Highway

1pm: - 2pm The Herbal Highway

The Herbal Highway enhances the community's knowledge of herbal medicine and alternative choices to...

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The Visionary Activist Show

2pm: - 3pm The Visionary Activist Show

Dedicated to "anything we need to know to have a democracy": Democratic Animism, Pragmatic Mysticism...

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Bookwaves on Cover to Cover

3pm: - 3pm Bookwaves on Cover to Cover

In-depth interviews with authors of fiction and narrative non-fiction, delving deeply into political...

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Afternoon

3pm: - 4pm Afternoon

A look at political and social issues in the Bay Area and beyond, hosted by Andres Soto....

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Hard Knock Radio

4pm: - 5pm Hard Knock Radio

Hard Knock Radio is a drive-time Hip-Hop talk show on KPFA (94.1 @ 4-5 pm Monday-Friday), a communit...

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Flashpoints

5pm: - 6pm Flashpoints

An award winning front-line investigative news magazine, that focuses on human, civil and workers ri...

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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

6pm: - 7pm The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News is a collaboration of KPFA and KPFK in Los Angeles and KFCF in Fresno. The...

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APEX Express

7pm: - 8pm APEX Express

A weekly magazine-style radio show featuring the voices and stories of Asians and Pacific Islanders ...

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The Bonnie Simmons Show

8pm: - 10pm The Bonnie Simmons Show

Bonnie Simmons presents a unique mix of singer/songwriter folk, rock, soul, country, and R&B. As...

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The Hear and Now

10pm: - 12am The Hear and Now

A freeform mix of music, ranging from singer-songwriter folk and surprising back-catalog rock ’n...

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Crack O Dawn, Over the Edge

12am - 3am: Crack O Dawn

Host Barbara Golden focuses on computer and electronic music with a blend of talk and music, mostly ...

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12am - 3am: Over the Edge

Themed mixes are made live and spontaneously on the air from a variety of formats and equipment. The...

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Puzzling Evidence

3am: - 5am Puzzling Evidence

Deranged "edits" segue into a cascade of echoing glossolaliac madness, the voicing of lyric ruminati...

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Democracy Now

6am: - 7am Democracy Now

Democracy Now! is a daily independent award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman a...

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UpFront

7am: - 8am UpFront

UpFront is produced by KPFA’s award-winning News Department. It delivers a mix of local, state, an...

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Uprising

8am: - 9am Uprising

A daily digest of independent news analysis, investigation, education, artistic expression, and act...

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Democracy Now

9am: - 10am Democracy Now

Democracy Now! is a daily national independent award-winning news program, hosted by journalists Am...

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Economic Update

10am: - 11am Economic Update

Economics Professor Richard D. Wolff and guests discuss the current state of the economy, locally an...

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Music of the World with David McBurnie

11am: - 12pm Music of the World with David McBurnie

David McBurnie has been hosting music programs here at KPFA for the past eighteen years with his uni...

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Living Room

12pm: - 1pm Living Room

What's in the news, what's behind what's in the news, what's not in the news that should be in the n...

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Project Censored

1pm: - 2pm Project Censored

The Project Censored Show is a weekly public affairs program that airs Fridays from 1-2 P.M. Pacific...

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Terra Verde

2pm: - 2pm Terra Verde

A weekly public affairs show that delivers news and views about the most critical environmental iss...

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Education Today, Pushing Limits

2pm - 3pm: Education Today

Education Today is a radio show hosted by Kitty Kelly Epstein, and airs on the 2nd and 4th Fridays o...

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2pm - 3pm: Pushing Limits

A half-hour radio show providing critical coverage of disability issues and bringing the insight of ...

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CounterSpin

3pm: - 3pm CounterSpin

CounterSpin provides a critical examination of the each week's major news stories, and exposes what ...

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Making Contact

3pm: - 4pm Making Contact

Covering the movements and organizations fighting for some of the most important social justice issu...

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Hard Knock Radio

4pm: - 5pm Hard Knock Radio

Hard Knock Radio is a drive-time Hip-Hop talk show on KPFA (94.1 @ 4-5 pm Monday-Friday), a communit...

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Flashpoints

5pm: - 6pm Flashpoints

An award winning front-line investigative news magazine, that focuses on human, civil and workers ri...

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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

6pm: - 7pm The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News is a collaboration of KPFA and KPFK in Los Angeles and KFCF in Fresno. The...

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Full Circle

7pm: - 8pm Full Circle

A cultural affairs radio magazine showcasing personal views, current events, interviews, feature sto...

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La Onda Bajita

8pm: - 10pm La Onda Bajita

Lowrider soul. This long running lowrider cruising show continues to creep along with a mix of barri...

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The History Of Funk

10pm: - 12am The History Of Funk

Two hours of the strongest, stankiest, uncut funk anywhere on the airwaves, hosted by Rickey Vincent...

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Sideshow Radio

12am: - 2am Sideshow Radio

The best of Bay Area Hip Hop and Culture Hosted by Arek B., Syntax Era, and DJ Chill Statis. Send yo...

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Roots Kommunikations, Thinkbeat Radio

2am - 6am: Roots Kommunikations

Roots Kommunikations on (Occupied) Turtle Island with Selekta Lapulapu aka DJ "BRUDDAH BRUDDAH" aka ...

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2am - 4am: Thinkbeat Radio

Every final friday night/ saturday morning from 2am-4am (PST) with your host Wonway Posibul & Di...

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The Gospel Experience

6am: - 9am The Gospel Experience

One of the longest running gospel music shows in the Bay Area, featuring spirituals, vintage gospel,...

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Saturday Morning Talkies

9am: - 11am Saturday Morning Talkies

The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual---and the silly. Life as we know it, fe...

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Blues By The Bay

11am: - 2pm Blues By The Bay

For over 25 years, Chicago native Tom Mazzolini has hosted this popular blues radio show highlightin...

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Point of Departure

2pm: - 4pm Point of Departure

Timeless music "sometimes conveniently described as jazz." Miles, Mingus, Monk, Duke, Sun Ra, Coltra...

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In Your Ear

4pm: - 6pm In Your Ear

A cool fusion of jazz and Latin music, giving voice to musicians deserving wider recognition, and sh...

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The KPFA Evening News (Weekend)

6pm: - 6pm The KPFA Evening News (Weekend)

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and ...

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Indie Landscapes

6pm: - 7pm Indie Landscapes

Dedicated to sharing some of the most current Indie Rock and Electronic artists from around the worl...

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Ritmo

7pm: - 9pm Ritmo

Music from the Americas and beyond, Brazil to the Caribbean to Latin America, with a little roots an...

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Con Sabor

9pm: - 11pm Con Sabor

Explosive Salsa, Latin Jazz, Afro-Cuban and Afro-Caribbean music from the classics to the latest! Al...

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B.A.J.A.B.A. on JaZzLine

11pm: - 1am B.A.J.A.B.A. on JaZzLine

BAY AREA JAZZ AND BLUES ARTISTS (B.A.J.A.B.A) features and highlights Bay Area talent in all of the ...

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B.A.J.A.B.A. on JaZzLine

11pm: - 1am B.A.J.A.B.A. on JaZzLine

BAY AREA JAZZ AND BLUES ARTISTS (B.A.J.A.B.A) features and highlights Bay Area talent in all of the ...

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After Hours, Chocolate Beats Radio

1am - 5am: After Hours

Smooth Grooves, R&B, Soul Music, Smooth R&B, Smooth Jazz, Neo-Soul. All-around relaxing, chill, wi...

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1am - 5am: Chocolate Beats Radio

Smooth and mellow, with uplifting vibes to rejuvenate the soul, featuring a unique blend of World Mu...

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Piano

5am: - 9am Piano

Explorations deep into the language of music.There's a lot that's Bach, and a lot that's not. Hosted...

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Sunday Show

9am: - 11am Sunday Show

Hosted by Philip Maldari, topics range from current political events, author interviews (usually non...

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Across the Great Divide

11am: - 1pm Across the Great Divide

Music among friends; folk and acoustic music; singers and songwriters. Familiar and new songs from h...

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Americas Back 40

1pm: - 3pm Americas Back 40

The hicks from coast to coast. Hosted by Mary Tilson....

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Panhandle Country, Pig In A Pen

3pm - 5pm: Panhandle Country

Traditional Country, Bluegrass, Cajun, Western Swing, Old Time String Band, Country Jazz. Recorded m...

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3pm - 5pm: Pig In A Pen

Traditional Country, Bluegrass, Cajun, Western Swing, Old Time String Band, Country Jazz. Recorded m...

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Rock en Rebelión

5pm: - 6pm Rock en Rebelión

Latin Alternative Music and Public Affairs in Spanish. Un programa de radio cuyo propósito es la di...

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The KPFA Evening News (Weekend)

6pm: - 6pm The KPFA Evening News (Weekend)

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and ...

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Twit Wit Radio

6pm: - 7pm Twit Wit Radio

Responsible Anarchy. Live satirical comedy performed by a cast of comic actors speaking ridicule to...

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Humankind

7pm: - 7pm Humankind

In these times of fast-paced change and challenge, how do we hold on toour humanity? Each week, "Hum...

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The Week Starts Here

7pm: - 9pm The Week Starts Here

A New Age Talk Show. Interviews with New Thought leaders, Metaphysicians, Self Help gurus, and every...

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Suspense

9pm: - 9pm Suspense

Suspense is a new version of the classic radio anthology series by the same name; the original ran o...

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Joe Frank

9pm: - 10pm Joe Frank

Tales from the darker side of the urban jungle....

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Discreet Music, Emergency Circus

10pm - 1am: Discreet Music

Mix of new, unusual and classical music, hosted by Dean Suzuki. Heard alternate Sundays....

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10pm - 1am: Emergency Circus

Post-rock sounds for Prehensile minds with Gary Niederhoff. Heard alternate Sundays....

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