This is an alphabetical list of KPFK's programming. Some shows are online only and others may be on hiatus.
Click on the shows you are interested in for details.

  • Access Unlimited

    May your Access to a full and satisfying life be always Unlimited.

  • Academix Beat Lab Radio

    A music, arts, culture and edu-tainment mixshow

  • Adventures In Stereo with J.Rocc

    The Funky President J.Rocc and legendary guests. Every Friday night

  • Afro~Dicia

    Hosted by Nnamdi Moweta, is a weekly experience into the world of African music from all across the Diaspora. With classic & modern tracks ranging from AfroBeat to Zouk, Afrodicia hits the mark and wets your appetite for African and Afro-Caribbean music.

  • Alan Watts

    For more than forty years, Alan Watts has earned a reputation as one of the foremost interpreters of Eastern philosophies for the West. Beginning at age sixteen, when he wrote essays for the journal of the Buddhist Lodge in London, he developed an audienc

  • All Of The Above

    Transmitting live from the West Coast of the Milky Way, our weekly radio show explores high quality music of every genre.  With no commercials and no playlist, All Of The Above is a non-stop journey through sound unlike any other found on today’s airwa

  • American Indian Airwaves

    American Indian Airwaves is produced in Coyote Radio and Burntswamp Studios and was established in 1988 in order to give indigenous peoples and their respective first nations a voice about the continuous struggles against Colonialism and Imperialism by th

  • Anti-War Radio

    with Scott Horton

  • Arrabaleros de magon

    Punk music

  • Arts in Review

    Arts in Review celebrates the best in local live performance, including theatre, cabaret, music and dance. Hosted by arts journalist Julio Martinez, the weekly one-hour program features interviews and performances by a wide range of talented performers wh

  • A Spiritual Guide to Politics

    Conversations with creative thought leaders that elevate the human condition with spiritual possibilities

  • Aware with Lisa Garr

    Aware is dedicated to communicating information to inspire positive growth and change

  • Background Briefing with Ian Masters

    Goes far beyond the headlines and deep under the radar to bring forward truths unheard elsewhere in American media.

  • Beautiful Struggle

    Beautiful Struggle is an open conversation focused on African American social and political issues, thought, history, inspiration, resistance, and social change. The program aims to educate and motivate the audience to work for justice and social change.

  • Beneath The Surface with Suzi Weissman

    A weekly prime-time public affairs program

  • Bibliocracy

    A weekly half-hour literary arts discussion and reading program featuring guest authors of contemporary fiction and nonfiction, poetry and memoir, and occasional political or cultural criticism.

  • Bike Talk

    Bike Talk! celebrates bike rides, collectives, activists, artists, commuters, enthusiasts, professional cyclists, inventors & repairers and of course, the bicycle itself as an alternative human-powered mode of transportation

  • Blunt Post with Vic

    Host Vic Gerami brings listeners breaking national news and current events

  • BradCast with Brad Friedman

    Investigative journalist, blogger, troublemaker and broadcaster. Investigative interviews, analysis and commentary, as ripped from the pages of The BRAD BLOG.

  • Breakbeats and Rhymes

    Breakbreats and Rhymes Radio, bringing you the finest in Hip Hop music and more, broadcasting live late Saturday nights from 12-2 a.m.

  • California Solartopia


  • Caminando por Mesoamerica

  • Canto Sin Fronteras

    with Tanya Mayahuel Torres. The best music from Latin- America and the World with a Political Edge. Dedicated to the diffusion of Latin American folk, trova, nuevo canto, and World music with social-political themes not allowed on other radio stations

  • Canto Tropical

    "Canto Tropical" is a trilingual fast-paced music show focusing on Salsa, Mambo, Afro-Cuban, & Latin jazz from throughout the world. Exciting new selections each week, insightful interviews with local and visiting artists, and give-aways

  • Car Show. The

    Everything about the automotive world including listener call-ins, event calender, industry news, racing news,new products, vehicle road tests,classic and collector vehicles, in-studio and call-in guests on all automotive and related subjects---and it ha

  • Centroamerica Sin Censura con Francisco Marti­nez

  • Change Makers

    Features interviews with grassroots activists

  • Christine Blosdale presents

    Christine Blosdale presents special programming.

  • Community Calendar

  • Connect The Dots

    Connect the Dots with Lila Garrett

  • Contragolpe - Noticias

    Un espacio de discusión política para la comunidad hispana de California.

  • Contacto Ancestral

  • Conversations On the Way: The Asafo Edition

    A news and public affairs program dedicated to sharing and advancing the local, state, national and global work of social justice movements with a special emphasis on Movement work in support of Black lives.

  • Counterspin


  • Covid, Race and Democracy

    features contributions from all five Pacifica stations

  • David Feldman Show, The

    Some of Hollywood’s most original writers, comedians and performers get together for a scathing look at the news. Biting sketch comedy that only Pacifica Radio can produce. Regulars include Paul Dooley, Eddie Pepitone, Frank Conniff, Rick Overton, Chri

  • Deadline L.A.

    Deadline LA is KPFK's roving eye on the media, state and local news and newsworthy cultural events.

  • Democracy Now!

    Democracy Now! goes beyond the rhetoric and party politics offered by the mainstream media. Instead, it highlights grassroots efforts to enhance and ignite democracy in the U.S.

  • Diálogos de Media Noche

    Diálogos de Media Noche

  • Digital Village

    Digital Village is KPFK's weekly show about computing and the Internet hosted by Ric Allan and Brittney Gallagher

  • Divine Forces Radio

  • Eco Justice Radio

  • Economic Update w Richard Wolff

    Prof. Richard D. Wolff delivers updates and perspectives on national and international issues

  • Encuentros with Gregorio Luke

    Una programa de 60 minutos dedicado al arte y la cultura de América Latina, con biografías de audio en la vida de los visionarios Latina Américas más emocionantes e influyentes del pasado y del presente.

  • Enfoque Latino con Ruben Tapia

    News and public affairs for the Spanish-speaking community. "Su programa para derrotar la Indifererncia" en horario para desvelados y desveladas en acción.

  • Evolution of the Groove

    Free Form Progressive Platform Covers A Multitude Of Genres In The Spirit Of Miles

  • Expansion Zone

    With Sonia Barrett. Explores the human experience from vast perspectives. We examine the life and our quest to understand who and what we are.

  • Experience Talks

    Sharing the experience of dynamic baby boomers and beyond in a way that communicates across generations.

  • Exploration

    hosted by Dr. Michio Kaku

  • Feminist Magazine

    Feminist Magazine is the weekly Southern California radio show with intersectional feminist perspectives. Covering stories that you don't hear on mainstream media!

  • Flip The Script

    The show highlights and promotes the great work of artists, organizations, activists, performers, social entrepreneurs and more

  • FolkScene is dedicated to providing the highest quality music and information to the Folk and Acoustic Community

  • Freedom Now

  • Free Forum w Terrence Mc Nally

  • Gary Baca Interviews

    extended interviews

  • Global Village Mondays

    with Kathy Diaz

  • Global Village Tuesdays

    Rotating Hosts

  • Global Village Wednesdays

    Rotating Hosts

  • Global Village Thursdays w John Schneider

    Music from around the world and around the block.With a special focus on stringed instruments and eclectic styles!

  • Global Village Fridays w Sergio Mielniczenko

    Featuring music from around the world with an emphasis on interviews and live performances.

  • Go Harrison

    Award-winning and often irreverent news analysis and discussion

  • Edna Tatum's Gospel Classics

    Gil Fears - Host of “Edna Tatum’s Gospel Classics” has served as co-host for “Gospel Classics” for the past sixteen years.

    Gil is an ordained Minister and is associated with the Gospel Music Workshop of America.

  • Hablando de Sudamerica

    Siempre rompiendo el cerco mediatico

  • Halfway Down the Stairs

    Halfway Down the Stairs With Uncle Ruthie" is a multicultural non-sexist - but most of all, FUN program for the whole family. Themes from dogs, to death, from holidays to home; in short - everything in life shows up in Uncle Ruthie's Stories & Songs

  • Halfway Down The Stairs or Liberated Sisters

    These programs rotate every week

  • Head Room

    Head Room is a wide-open venue for exploratory rock and roll, be it psychedelic pioneers such as the Grateful Dead, contemporary jam-rock, healthy doses of vintage progressive rock, new music from myriad experimental, improvisational, accidental, avant-fr

  • Hutchinson's Inside L.A.

    Call in Number during the show (818) 985-5735

  • IMRU

    IMRU Radio Magazine is a vehicle for LGBTQ community support and political change.

  • IMpact

    IMpact aims to bridge and bring America together through storytelling and meaningful dialog with one another.

  • Indymedia on Air

    Independent Media Center is a network of collectively run media outlets for the creation of radical, accurate, and passionate tellings of the truth

  • Informativo Pacifica

    Un programa de media hora con noticias nacionales e internacionales con reportes y contribuciones de periodistas de mas de treinta paises de nuestra America y Europa.

  • Inner Vision with Nita Vallens

     A one-hour show focusing on health, spirituality and the exploration of consciousness with the sole intention of helping you achieve a life full of passion, meaning and purpose.

  • Jimmy Dore

    An irreverent and humorous take on todays headlines and hypocrites.

  • Kitchen Conversationz

    Unadulterated Realness, Healing Conversations

  • LA Review of Books


  • L.A. Theatre Works

    Founded in 1974, L.A. Theatre Works' mission is to record and preserve great performances of important stage plays, maximizing the use of new technologies to make world-class theatre accessible to the widest possible audience...

  • Latino Thought Makers

    Great conversations with thought leaders. Host Rck Najera Producers Ruben Maciel,Susie Najera

  • Laura Flanders

    The Laura Flanders Show is a TV and radio program that seeks to raise radical spirits by interviewing forward-thinking people who have real experience of shifting power, from the few to the many, in the worlds of arts, entrepreneurship and politics.

  • The National Lawyer's Guild with Jim Lafferty

    A public affairs program where political activists and experts discuss current political developments and progressive movements for social change. Also listener calls.

  • Letters & Politics wMitch Jeserich

    We look at the inside workings of Capitol Hill while also covering what happens at the state legislative level and on the streets. Basically the struggle between "austerity measures" and public programs

  • Liberated Sisters

    A forum for solutions to critical problems impacting Black women and our communities

  • Making Contact

    Analyses critical issues and showcases grassroots solutions

  • Michael Slate

    The Michael Slate Show, a weekly interview based talk show

  • Middle East in Focus

    The mission of MEIF is to fill the many gaps left by the mainstream media in their coverage of the Middle East

  • Middle East Minute +

    A 2 minute daily (Mon-Fri) primer about one, two or a few important things or perspectives going on in or about the Middle East

  • Nightscapes or Due Diligence

    Giving you the music to make you think, feel, expand your dreams, reach for the stars and grow your mind. Playing an eclectic blend of low-fi, chilled out neo-soul, jazz, rock, blues, and a few classics. No holds barred, anything goes--DJ Jillian Rise

  • Nuestra Voz

    Roundtable of Latino and Latin American issues. Topics include environment, politics, education, health, human rights and international issues. Open phone lines, calls welcome. Call in number (818) 985-5735

  • On Contact

    with Chris Hedges

  • On Resistance Radio

  • One Track Mind with Kristi Lomax

    Soul, world rhythms, and a live mix of the latest club jams.

  • The Out Agenda

    Through interviews, debates, and special feature stories, this show examines today’s issues from the LGBTQ perspective.

  • Pacifica News

    The Pacifica Evening News from KPFA and KPFK

  • Pacifica Performance Showcase

    Arts & culture to enlighten, enliven and educate

  • Perspectiva de las Americas

    Collective Members: Paula Ramirez, Julieta Reynoso, Correspondents for AMATE, Alternative Media Agency and Trade Editions

  • The People’s Game

    Coverage of the 2018 World Cup on & off the field

  • Pocho Hour of Power

    News, Music, Comedy & Cultural Arts Variety Show & "Non-Stop Afternoon Party"

  • Poets Cafe

    Poetry interviews and conversations

  • Politics or Pedagogy?

    Education - that's our mission

  • Questioning Everything

    with Tony Bates (The Program With The Skewed Perspective)

  • Radio Bilingue

    Línea Abierta, national Spanish-language talk and call-in program.


    Radio Insurgencia Femenina es un programa radial que es parte de la programacion en español de la emisora comunitaria KPFK 90.7 FM. Se transmite alternadamente con el programa Suplemento Comunitario cada Martes a partir de las 9:00 hasta las 9:30

  • Radio Maíz - El Vuelo del Águila y el Cóndor - Radio Sudamérica

  • Ralph Nader Radio Hour

    The Ralph Nader Radio Hour is a weekly talk show broadcast on the Pacifica Radio Network.

  • Real Rock, Riffs & Rhythms

    A collection of modern, classic, blues and alternative rock rooted music

  • Reggae Central

    Chuck Foster plays ska, rocksteady, reggae, dub, roots and dancehall, drawn from one of the largest collections in the U.S. From vintage 7" singles to the latest Jamaican chart hits, Reggae Central celebrates the classics and keeps you up to date on curre

  • Re:Work

  • Rhapsody in Black

    Classic R&B from the 40's thru the 70's

  • Rise with Mark Maxwell

    A weekly creative jazz celebration of African roots, social consciousness and spiritual transcendence

  • Rising Up With Sonali

    Rising Up is a daily digest of independent news analysis, investigation, education, artistic expression, activism in the public interest

  • Rock Profiles with Maggie LePique

    An hour long look into the music, lives and legacies of the musicians who defined a uniquely creative era, ushered in social as well as political change and created music that has truly stood the test of time.

  • Roots Music & Beyond

    Folk and roots music and more, sundry sounds from bluegrass to bebop and beyond.

  • Ruben Luengas

  • Scholars Circle w Maria Armoudian

    Maria Armoudian is a journalist, singer/songwriter, legislative consultant and board member of the Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters and the Southern California Americans for Democratic Action.

  • RealityCheckr

    with Cary Harrison

  • Senderos de Oaxaca o Asi Es Nuestra Cultura

    Senderos de Oaxaca (oaxacan programan) o Asi Es Nuestra Cultura

  • Sojourner Truth wMargaret Prescod

    Sojourner Truth brings you news and views on local, national, and international policies and stories that affect us all. We draw out how those of us most impacted - women, communities of color and other communities are responding.

  • Something's Happening

    News and programming on the cutting edge

  • Soul Rebel Radio

    Soul Rebel Radio is a cutting edge youth based radio program hitting on topics as well as current events through comedy, youth voices, and interviews. SoulRebel Radio also plays a wide variety of music that young people get denied by mainstream radio.

  • Sound of Transformation

    With Michael Beckwith. The Sound of Transformation is about waking up to the deep potential that’s within every being on the planet.

  • Soundwaves

    Soundwaves Radio strives to bring you the best in all forms of music both new and old. Live guest DJ set's and producer performances as well as extensive interviews with artists from all over the globe.

  • Special Programming

    KPFK Presents Special Programming on various topics. Call (818) 985-5735 To Pledge!

  • Spotlight Africa

    News, information and current developments on the African continent.Documenting the African Reality

  • Stairway To Heaven

    a music program that consists of music from the soulful genre...the focus is on stories....the feeling..

  • Stephanie Miller

    Humor and snappy political wit for your morning drive

  • Suplemento Comunitario

    Programa semanal de asuntos públicos en español

  • SWANA Region Radio

    Weekly review of politics and culture bringing you the voices of the voiceless from Kolkata to Casablanca.

    Hosts, Members of SWANA (South and West Asia and North Africa) Collective.

  • Think Outside The Cage

    TOTC is a radio show about prison and the twisted roads that lead to it. From both sides of the prison walls, we explore the industry whose chief product is human degradation.

  • Thom Hartmann

    LIVE CALL IN NUMBER During this show- (202) 808-9925

  • Transforming Consciousness

    with Vanessa Valdez

  • Travel Tips for Aztlan

    The best music from the latin youth culture including rock, salsa, cumbia, hip-hop, ska, electronica and LatinX ChicanoX Music, Cultural news and information showcase

  • Treasures Of The West

    A cultural travel show taking you on a journey to discover the wonderful landmarks throughout Los Angeles

  • Trump Watch with Jon Wiener

    Talk about what Trump is actually doing, not just what he's tweeting.

  • Ukulele Spotlight

    Ukulele Spotlight showcases Ukulele talent from around the world and around the block. With live guests and performances.

  • Voces de Libertad

    focused in the political and revolutionary struggle in Mexico,

  • Voices From The Front Lines

    Interviews with frontline organizers from across the globe that focus on strategy and tactics, grassroots movements, revolutionary thinkers, strategists, and leaders.

  • Why Poetry

    Where poets read their works and talk about how their lives and poetry intersect

  • World Massive with DJ Potira & D Painter

    Hand picked Massive music from every corner of the globe

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