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60 Watts
Coming straight from the United States’ grunge capital itself, 60 Watts is Public Radio’s weekly underground and alternative rock specialty

About the Blues
About the Blues“About The Blues” is a historical listen and look at Blues as it developed in America.  Fridays from 5 to

Acid Washed Genes
Acid Washed GenesAcid Washed Genes is now airing on KPOV Tuesday mornings 10:00 a.m. Acid Washed Genes is an eclectic lineup of

Acoustic Cafe
Acoustic CafeAcoustic Cafe is a fantastic international showcase of new and classic acoustic music. Along with the exceptional music, Acoustic Cafe features live

All Things Vegan
All Things Vegan explores a variety of issues relating to food, animal, and environmental concerns in Bend, Oregon, and around

All Things Vegan / Writer’s Voice
This hour rotates between vegan issues and information for a writing life. Welcome to Tuesdays at 5pm. The first, third,

Alternative Radio
Alternative RadioDavid Barsamian has been described as one of the best interviewers in the nation. Join David for “Alternative Radio” for

Alternative Radio / All Things Vegan
Alternative Radio or  All Things Vegan on Wednesday mornings from 7-8am.

BackroadsA quirky mix of progressive folk, outlaw country, bluegrass, blues-rock, acoustic, and humor….focused on songwriters and favoring artists who have

Between the Lines
Between the LinesBetween the Lines is a weekly, award-winning public affairs program providing a platform for individuals and spokespersons from progressive organizations

Big Picture Science
Big Picture ScienceEach week, Big Picture Science, hosted by astronomer Seth Shostak and science journalist Molly Bentley, intervies leading scientists, technology researchers,

BioneersVisionary and practical solutions for restoring the earth are highlighted on this provocative, thoughtful and stimulating half-hour show. For more

Blues America
Blues AmericaBlues America is a listener supported radio series broadcasting weekly from the Chico Chism Studio in Phoenix and providing an

Breakfast in Bend
Wake up to Breakfast in Bend, our very own local morning show.  Hear interviews, news, talk and music with host

Building Bridges
Building Bridges is a weekly show about labor, in all its manifestations. The show’s beat is the labor front, broadly

Calling All Cowboys
Calling All CowboysIt’s not country and western– It’s COWBOY and western!   The “Calling All Cowboys” show airs on Wednesday from 6:00

Carbonfreeda / Food Sleuth Radio
Carbonfreeda and Food Sleuth Radio broadcast on alternating Fridays from 930-10am.

Carbonfreeda’s Powerup
Carbonfreeda’s PowerupIt’s all about you! Global warming brings hardship as well as opportunity. Learn whats happening locally and globally and what

Center Stage
The abundant musical talent in Central Oregon receives Center Stage. Showcasing local and regional artists, each week an artist will

Climate Connections
Climate ConnectionsClimate Connections is hosted by Dr. Tony Leiserowitz and covers the ways climate change is impacting our lives, and what

Community Calendar
The KPOV Community Calendar is a way to keep up with events in our community.  The Calendar airs on Monday,

CounterspinProduced by the national media watch group FAIR (Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting), CounterSpin provides a critical examination of the

Country Swing
Country hits from the 40’s, 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. Artists featured include Patsy Cline, Jim Reeve, Hank Thompson, Johnny

Deep Cuts
Deep CutsTired of hearing the same songs over and over on those other classic rock stations? Then hang out at KPOV

Democracy Now!
Democracy Now!Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 450 stations in North America.  Democracy Now!’s

Dr. Bob’s Blues
Dr. Bob’s BluesDr Bob’s Blues will not only cover the Classic blues artists, but will also feature the new generation of blues

Durst Commentary
Durst CommentaryWill Durst, political satirist, will be broadcast Fridays at 10:00 AM, 5:00 PM, and 8:00 PM, as well as Saturdays

El Sur En El Norte
El Sur En El NorteEl Sur En El Norte is a Spanish language program from Informativo Pacifica. El Sur En El Norte provides “noticias

EtowneTown is a non-profit, nationally syndicated radio broadcast/podcast, multimedia and events production company.  Their mission is to educate, entertain and

Exploration in Science with Dr. Michio Kaku, is an hour long radio program on science, technology, politics, and the environment.

Feature Story News
Feature Story NewsFeature Story News is the world’s leading independent broadcast news agency. Founded in 1992 by journalist Simon Marks, FSN covers

Food Sleuth Radio
Food Sleuth RadioListen to Melinda Hemmelgarn interview everyone involved with the modern food system – physicians, film makers, writers, farmers, scientists, and

FrequencyFrequency is a syndicated show by DJ Smooth from Orlando, FL. Dj Smooth focuses on the newest house music from

Gardening-Get Good At It with Master Gardeners
Gardening-Get Good At It with Master GardenersLocal Master Gardeners share helpful hints and tips for successful and sustainable gardens in Central Oregon. Master Gardeners teach sustainable

Geezer Rock
Geezer Rock“Geezer Rock” is a weekly, one-hour radio program that plays new music by geezers who rock. For the show’s purposes,

Get Up and Boogie
Get Up and Boogie is a 70’s and 80’s dance show! Get Up and Boogie airs on Thursday at 12:00am

Guitar Showcase
Guitar ShowcaseGuitar Showcase is hosted by Jim Burns. If you love guitar music with it’s variety of style, sound, and genre,

Harry Shearer’s “Le Show”
Harry Shearer’s “Le Show”For over 20 years, Harry Shearer has been serving up biting political satire, trenchant social commentary and eclectic music on

Indie Music Wave
Carmen, your DJ for Indie Music Wave, was the first in America to produce a commercial, independent music radio show

InterZONE, hosted by Eric Catapano, plays a combination of Alternative/Indie and Progressive Rock. InterZONE airs on Saturday from 8:00pm to

Jazz ‘n Jambalaya
Jazz ‘n JambalayaYour host Kurt Kempcke invites you to join him on a musical tour of the Crescent City and Mississippi delta:

Juke In the Back
Juke In the BackAt the end of the Second World War, economics forced the big bands to trim their once great size and

Juniper Roots
From blues to bluegrass, from folk to old-time, from the banjo to the harmonica, the fertile field of American acoustic

JY Soundsystem
JY SoundsystemThe JYsoundsystem is a Reggae based show featuring poetry, skits, and local performers. Hosted by Jah Yogi , The JYsoundsystem

Kathryn’s Kitchen
Every month Kathryn invites a guest into her kitchen to discuss a food issue about which the guest is passionate.

Ken and the Kindred Spirits
Ken and the Kindred SpiritsFeaturing DJ Lucky Ken playing country and western and a variety of other great music.

Kids Radio Camp
KPOV hosts weeklong Kids Radio Camps for kids aged 10 to 14. Camps run during Spring Break and one week

La Matinal
La MatinalEn Español This ‘breakfast news’ show airs throughout Latin America from across Latin America and Europe.   Presidents, politicians, political

Latin Waves
Latin WavesLatin Waves was born in 2005 when Sylvia Richardson’s passion for social change hit the radio air waves. The show

Left of the Dial
Left of the DialFor Fans Of:  Music as an art form; KEXP (Seattle & NYC), WXYC (Chapel Hill, NC), or anyone who likes

Linea Abierta
Linea AbiertaLinea Abierta comes from Radio Bilingue, a non-profit organization which has been working in North America for nearly 15 years.

Live Alive
Live Alive! is 2 hours of all recorded Live music, from Jam Bands to Classic rock and roll. It is

Loh Down on Science
Loh Down on ScienceThe Loh Down on Science is the fun way to get your daily dose of science in less than two

Making Contact
Making Contact“Making Contact” is committed to in-depth critical analysis that goes beyond the breaking news. Showcasing voices and perspectives rarely heard

New York Philharmonic This Week
KPOV is proud to offer our listeners New York Philharmonic This Week, a weekly series of the best in classical

Northwest Taproom
Northwest TaproomNorthwest Taproom Northwest Taproom is Adult Album Alternative that includes iconic and contemporary rock music.  Check out the monthly segment

Old Time Radio Shows
Those old radio shows you used to love. Listen to stories of suspense, humor, and drama.   DISCLAIMER KPOV is

OnslaughtThinking out of the box—and inspiring the listener to explore outside their own comfort zone—host Morgan P. Salvo weaves a

Open Air
 Open Air with Dawn Newton    An eclectic mix of people, personalities, issues, celebrations.     You name it, we talk about it!

ParadigmsParadigms is all about positivity, inspiration, community, and life! It’s an antidote to the despair and negativity of much of

Philosophy Talk
Philosophy TalkPhilosophy Talk celebrates the value of the examined life. Each week, our two host philosophers invite you to join them

Pop Excavations
“Pop Excavations” is a program created by Tom Barry and Dean Harris that covers a broad range of musical time

Psychedelic Protest
Psychedelic ProtestTurn on your radio, tune in to 88.9, and drop in on The Psychedelic Protest every Saturday afternoon from Noon to

Radio Curious
In the past 23 years Radio Curious, has done over 470 half hour interviews on a curiously wide array of

Radio Ecoshock
Radio EcoshockRadio Ecoshock is your 24/7 Environmental Awareness Network. Featuring interviews with top scientists, authors & activists. Hosted by, Alex Smith,

Radio Theater Project
Radio Theater ProjectThe Radio Theater Project is an anthology series of dramas and comedies for radio. Each week a program will be

Rhythm Trip
Rhythm TripRhythm Trip is a Saturday night global party; a cross genres global jam session featuring classic World music, Desert blues,

Rock en Espanol
Rock en Espanol comes from Radio Bilingue, a non-profit organization which has been working in North America for nearly 15

Sasquatch Hideaway
Sasquatch HideawayHosted by Ranger Randy, a volunteer Interpretive Ranger at Newberry National Monument, Sasquatch Hideaway brings you music, information about our

Sea Change Radio
Sea Change RadioA nationally syndicated weekly radio show focusing on shifts to social, environmental, and economic sustainability. It is co-hosted by Bill

Slainte, a celebration of Celtic music, hosted by Alan Maxim, playing traditional and modern Celtic music.     Slainte airs

Sojourner Truth
Sojourner Truth“When woman gets her rights, man will be right. Then there will be peace on earth and goodwill to men

SproutsProduced by community radio stations around the country, Sprouts is a weekly half-hour news magazine. For more information, visit the

StorylandStoryland is hosted by Pearl. Our mission is to encourage literacy in youth through a fun and engaging radio show. This

Straight, No Chaser
Straight, No ChaserWeekly 2 hour show of mainstream, straight ahead jazz, covering everything from big band, be bop, cool jazz, latin, world,

Suspense!Suspense! is a show from the Golden Age of Radio, once called: “radio’s outstanding theater of thrills.” Enjoy!    

Tell Us a Tale
Tell Us a TaleWelcome to the world of Tell Us A Tale! Tune in for familiar stories and new entertaining ones. Your host

Terrapin Station
Terrapin StationDeadheads Unite! 2 hours of music from the Grateful Dead and related bands including the Jerry Garcia Band, Ratdog, Phil

The Coop
The CoopJoin Selector Tristone for the best of Roots Rock Reggae from both yesterday and today. Ill keep you informed on

The Dog and Pony Show
The Dog and Pony ShowComedians. Actors. Musicians. Writers. Artists. We’re bringing them all together in a fun, relaxed space on KPOV’s all-new “The Dog

The Future of What
The Future of WhatThe Future of What is a radio program about the music and recording industry for industry insiders, outsiders, and outliers.

The Good Stuff
“The Good Stuff” features music called “The Standards”. Music composed decades ago by Cole Porter, George & Ira Gershwin, Irving

The High Desert Co-op
The High Desert Co-opYour place for all thing Ganja. Tune in for the latest in cannabis news and Irie Reggae music with a

The Michael Slate Show
The Michael Slate ShowThe Michael Slate show is a weekly news and talk show coming to us from KPFK Los Angeles.  It covers

The Point
The PointNobody knows Central Oregon better than Central Oregonians. The Point is the local issues, arts, stories, and culture show for

The Point Puzzle
The Point PuzzleThe Point Puzzle is a weekly puzzle challenging listeners with word puzzles and logic puzzles. Every week a winner from

The Radical Songbook
Can music change the world? On “The Radical Songbook” you’ll hear songs of protest, rebellion, solidarity and social significance from many

The Shack
We play all the mainstream and underground Hip-Hop music heard on commercial radio, plus requests from listeners.  We also will

The Silvertone Ramble
The Silvertone RambleWhile focusing on “Americana,” The Silvertone Ramble explores many other American forms of musical expression. Bill has an extensive collection

The Sunday Classics
The Sunday Classics The Sunday Classics – hosted by local hosts Jack Elliott, Michele Freeman, and Alan Maxim, as well as shows from

The Thomas Jefferson Hour
Airing on KPOV every Thursday morning at 6:00 a.m., The Thomas Jefferson Hour is a weekly radio program dedicated to the

The Ultimate Oldies Show
The Ultimate Oldies Show is a weekly, thematic ride with the music, artists, producers, musicians and cultural touchstones of the

This Way Out
This Way Out is the award-winning, weekly gay and lesbian magazine-style program featuring interviews, news, music, poetry, humor and more.

Tirebiter Tunes
Tirebiter TunesAmericana is brought home to Bend in this tasty, eclectic blend of blues, rock, folk, country, reggae and rhythm and

Un Mundo Mejor / Gran Angular / Agroenlace
Un Mundo Mejor / Gran Angular / AgroenlaceEn Español These three shows bring you news, interviews, farming news, and music from Latin America, all in Spanish.  

Urban Mix
Want to hear the latest dance, hip-hop, R&B, and pop? Experience the bleeding edge of music on Urban Mix.  

Variable Velocity
Variable VelocityA mix of everything….from death country to soul and death metal to light adult contemporary (just kidding about that last

Vinyl Vortex
Vinyl VortexRock-n-roll Drum&Bass. Gritty Hip Hop. Heavy Metal Dubstep.

Vinyl Vortex / JYSoundSystem
Vinyl Vortex airs the second and fourth Fridays of the month from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. JYSoundSystem airs the first

Voices From The Margins
Voices From The MarginsKPOV’s newest show, Voices from the Margins, is an interview-based show that explores non-dominant cultural narratives and issues impacting marginalized

With Good Reason
With Good ReasonEach week on With Good Reason, ever-curious host Sarah McConnell takes you along as she examines a wide range of topics

Women’s International News Gathering Service
Women’s International News Gathering ServiceWINGS: Women’s International News Gathering Service is an all-woman independent radio production company that produces and distributes news and current

World Vision
World VisionA weekend news magazine capturing the human drama behind global issues and events affecting the world’s poorest children and families,

Writer’s Voice
Writer’s Voice features author interviews and readings, as well as news, commentary and tips related to writing and publishing. Host

Youth Radio Hour Thursday
Youth Radio Hour Thursday features rotating shows by the local youth of Central Oregon. The show is hosted by teen