See what’s on air every hour of every day on KRFY! View above or click below to enlarge the daily program schedule, and read below for program descriptions. Got a comment or idea for programming? Contact us»
Reference grid above for air times. Local programming in red.
ALTERNATIVE RADIO – A public affairs program that provides alternative analysis and views of the news with David Barsamian.
AMERICANA BACK ROADS – Local host Dusty serves up independent singer/songwriters with acoustic folk/country/rock bent, featuring a balance of emerging/obscure artists with established veterans; a mix of quiet ballads and up tempo rockers.
APPETIZER RADIO – Host D. Grant Smith serves up new and emerging artists along with established legends each week.
BETWEEN THE LINES – A weekly, half-hour syndicated news magazine featuring progressive perspectives on national and international political, economic, and social issues.
BIG PICTURE SCIENCE – A program that connects ideas about the origins, the behavior, and the future of life and technology on earth in surprising and playful ways.
BIONEERS – A look at current environmental issues.
BOOKWAVES – Produced in Berkeley, California, this half-hour program is about books and their authors.
BUILDING BRIDGES – Radio from the grassroots, a weekly news magazine from community stations across the country.
CLASSICAL MUSIC IS COOL – Every second and fourth Sunday of the month, the Music Conservatory of Sandpoint hosts local classical musicians and commentary highlighting the “coolness” of classical music.
DECADES SHOW-50’s Fun with host Just Plain Bob showcasing the golden age of Rock and Roll, the 1950’s. 60’s Sounds hosted by Rock and Roller DJ Gerry highlights the Billboard Magazine’s top 100 chart throughout the 60’s. 70’s Classics hosted by Mike Meissner shares the decade that changed the face of rock and roll music. Finally, 80’s Echoes features songs from the age of Alternative Rock, college radio, Live Aid and music videos.
DEMOCRACY NOW! – With Amy Goodman.
EASY ON A WEDNESDAY MORNING – Ease into the new day with music to lighten the spirit – with host Bernie Moser.
ECONOMIC UPDATE – A weekly show about personal and global economy.
EXPLORATION – Professor of Applied Physics Michio Kaku with comprehensive up-to-date science news about the rapidly changing world of science.
FOLK SHOW – Host Jim Healey showcases the Folk Era with the best of classic folk music with historic commentary.
FOOTLIGHT PARADE – Host Bill Rudman’s weekly program showcasing the best of Broadway and Hollywood.
GRATEFUL DEAD HOUR – Sit back, relax, and enjoy an hour of Dead music from David Gans’ extensive catalog. David is one of the nation’s leading authorities on the Dead and has authored several publications on the band.
HUMP DAY CAFÉ – Host Velma Queen of Fun brings an extensive mix of blues, jazz, rock and whatever suits her to KRFY to entertain in the middle of the week.
JAZZ OVER SANDPOINT – Host John Rohyans brings big band to bebop, Latin to cool, with great artists performing the best of classic jazz.
JAZZ SCENE – Host Jake Longwell offers listeners an eclectic mix of contemporary and traditional jazz, new-age, fusion and world music.
JERRY UN-DEAD – The Grateful Dead was not the only band that Jerry Garcia played in. Chill out with Jerry as he strays from the Dead to play bluegrass, reggae, and blues with other musicians.
JIMMY DORE SHOW – Originating from Los Angeles, an irreverent and humorous take on today’s headlines and hypocrites. Adult content.
JUKE IN THE BACK – Between 1946 and 1954, rhythm and blues laid the tracks for what was to become “rock and roll.” Matt the Cat will share the records that you couldn’t hear on the jukebox in the front of the establishment.
KRFY LOCAL MUSIC SHOWS – Our own programming produced in-studio! Includes these:
CHORALE, CLASSICAL, OTTO’S ECLECTIC MIX, MORNING JAZZ, BLUES, OVERNIGHT JAZZ, HOUSE MIX, MODERN MIX, SUNDAY MIX, BEATLES, REGGAE, BLUEGRASS, GOSPEL, WORLD MIX, WEEKEND WIND DOWN, and MUSIC FOR CHILDREN.
LAKE AIR – From the picturesque Finger Lakes region of New York state come Lake Air, a mix of contemporary jazz, new age, and acoustic music just right for relaxing with host Jake Longwell.
LE SHOW – Host Harry Shearer brings wildly clever, iconoclastic stew of talk, music, and political commentary, readings of inadvertently funny public documents or trade magazines and scripted skits.
LETTERS AND POLITICS – Host Mitch Jeserich from Pacifica Radio Network looks at burning political issues and debates, and their historical context within the United States and worldwide.
LIVE FROM THE DIVIDE – Originating from Bozeman, Montana, a “live” celebration of the American songwriter, focusing on local and regional songwriters.
MAKING CONTACT – Magazine/documentary-style public affairs program produced by National Radio Project.
MOP TOPS AND THE KING – An independent, one hour show featuring the music of The Beatles & Elvis Presley with some fun surprises..
MORNING SHOW at KRFY – Locally produced and hosted interviews, events calendar, weather and current events to inspire and inform.
NORWESTER – Features the best of local, regional and touring bands with host Jack Peterson.
ROCKABILLY ‘N’ BLUES RADIO HOUR – Celebrates rockabilly, blues, roots, surf, and early rock ‘n’ roll.
SONGS-VOICES-POEMS – Sandpoint songwriter Jackie Henrion shares her perspectives while playing songs, poetry, writing tips and community writings submitted to the Facebook group, “Songs-Voices-Poems.”
SPROUTS – A weekly half-hour program that features radio productions from community radio stations and local media groups across the country.
SOUNDS FROM THE GLOBAL VILLAGE – Host Jake Longwell brings traditional, folkloric, and contemporary music, includes scratchy field recordings from the early twentieth century to the latest fusion of music and culture from around the world.
TALK NATION RADIO – Progressive news and analysis.
TREATMENT – In Hollywood, a “treatment” is a concise overview of a screenplay. Film critic Elvis Mitchell turns the tables and gives the “treatment” to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies, art, and entertainment.
WINGS – News program from WINGS: Women’s International News Gathering Service.
WOODSONGS OLD-TIME RADIO HOUR – A live audience celebration of grassroots music and the artists who make it.
WOODWARBLER’S JAZZGRASS RADIO – Explores the sonic continuum between traditional bluegrass and all that jazz connotes in this two-hour weekly program.
ZUCCHINI BROTHERS – A weekly kid’s music show that is 100% healthy & fun, with a focus on self-esteem, health, and environment.
RECURRING SHORTS, 2 MINUTES EACH AT TOP OF THE HOUR:
BirdNote 9:00 am, Daily
Workers Independent News 10:00 am, Mon–Fri
Sound Beat 11:00 am, Mon–Fri
BirdNote 12:00 pm, Mon–Fri
Bookbits 1:00 pm, Mon
Jim Hightower1:00 pm, Tues
Point Puzzle 1:00 pm, Wed
Record Bin Roulette 1:00 pm, Thurs
Science and the Sea, 1:00 pm, Fri
Insight Daily Radio, 2:00 pm, Mon–Fri
BirdNote, 3:00 pm, Mon–Fri