Programming Highlights

  • LA Theatre Works, Sunday 10/24/21, 10:00 pm, Roger Guenveur Smith's "A Huey P. Newton Story"

    Posted by Donna Walker at Wednesday, October 20th, 2021 5:00pm

    In his brilliantly-imagined, Obie Award-winning show, Roger Guenveur Smith explores the life of the controversial Black Panther leader Huey P. Newton through a series of improvisations based on his own words and writings. Biography, satire, and socio-political commentary blend within a landscape of fantastic sound design to create a provocative, surreal and always surprising portrait of the complex times in which he lived.

  • The Rise of Christofascism - Tuesday Oct 19 at 1PM with Michael Benner

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Tuesday, October 19th, 2021 10:16am

    Our featured guest on this week's Ageless Wisdom Mystery School program on KPFK-90.7 FM is Carolyn Baker, the author of "Confronting Christofascism — Healing the Evangelical Wound." A psychotherapist and history professor, Dr. Baker traces the Evangelical movement from its inception in the American South by klansmen and segregationists after the Civil War, through the rise of televangelism, to the groundswell of white fundamentalist church support for Donald Trump.

  • The Lawyers Guild, Wed Oct 13th at 2PM

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Wednesday, October 13th, 2021 1:19am

    We'll speak with Shakeel Syed, W. Coast Director of American Muslims for Palestine and founding director of the Islamic Shura Council of Mosques Southern California on the shocking new report: The Impact of the War on Terror on Muslim Communities Since 9/11


    Posted by Christine Blosdale at Wednesday, October 6th, 2021 12:35pm

    Join Christine and Suzy Prudden to find out about this exciting masterclass to publish your book and jump start your podcast. Click For Details

  • Roy Is Back In The Studio LIVE!

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Tuesday, October 5th, 2021 12:40am

    Roy Tuckman aka "Roy Of Hollywood", is back in the studio hosting "Something's Happening" LIVE! Let him know you're listening by pledging your support today! (818) 985-5735 or (818) 985-KPFK

  • The Earl Ofari Hutchinson Show, now two hours! Saturdays 9-11am

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Friday, October 1st, 2021 1:59pm

    The Earl Ofari Hutchinson Show is now two hours from 9:00 to 11:00 AM Saturdays on KPFK Radio 90.7 FM features local Los Angeles news, commentary and interviews with Los Angeles elected officials, and taking your calls Live. Call in number is (818) 985-5735

  • Tuesday Sept 21, at 1PM (PT) Michael Benner presents The Ageless Wisdom Mystery School

    Posted by Michael Benner at Monday, September 20th, 2021 10:43pm

    Michael's featured guest in this week's Ageless Wisdom Mystery School radio program and podcast is Jeffon Seely — a young man, barely into his 30s, yet already devoted to personal transformation.

  • Maggie LePique hosts the Global Village this Wednesday September 22nd 11am - 1pm

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Monday, September 20th, 2021 4:51pm

    Host Maggie LePique this Wednesday September 22nd when, in the 11am hour, she welcomes author, music journalist, concert producer, and professor of music history and criticism at NYU, Ashley Kahn to the Global Village. Maggie and Ashley will discuss the recent passing & larger than life legacy of music festival pioneer George Wein, the founder of the Newport Folk Festival, the Newport Jazz Festival and the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. In the noon hour she'll be offering Tickets to the Rolling Stones!

  • Wednesday 9/23 at 4pm (PT) on 'COVID, Race, & Democracy'

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Monday, September 20th, 2021 4:28pm

    Truth and Fiction in Afghanistan". Author and journalist Max Blumenthal talks with Pacifica producer Ken Yale about the Taliban’s victory, its significance for the Afghan people, and the lessons for anti-imperialists.

  • LA Theatre Works, Sun Sept 19, 10:00 pm, Ken Narasaki's adaptation of John Okada's "No-No Boy"

    Posted by Donna Walker at Sunday, September 19th, 2021 8:19am

    Adapted from the novel by Japanese-American author John Okada, No-No Boy is set during the aftermath of the U.S. government's incarceration of 120,000 people of Japanese descent during World War II, and the resettlement of Japanese Americans to the West Coast. In the play, Ichiro returns to Seattle, where he struggles to transition into post-war life. Starring Greg Watanabe.

  • Herbie Hancock on The Global Village with Sergio this Friday Sep 17

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Friday, September 17th, 2021 3:17pm

    Friday, September  17, 2021 - Sergio Mielniczenko brings back to the Global Village an interview with multi-Grammy winner pianist and composer Herbie Hancock. Herbie Hancock is one of the most revered and innovative musicians in jazz history.

  • On The Lawyers Guild Wed Sept 15 at 2PM Peace Activist Kathy Kelly & Investigative Journalist Greg Palast

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Wednesday, September 15th, 2021 9:37am

    Wed., Sept. 15 from 2-3 pm this week's edition of the Lawyers Guild Show. We speak with Peace Activist Kathy Kelly, Co-Coordinator of the Ban Killer Drones Campaign, about the legacy of the US involvement in Afghanistan. Then, Investigative Journalist Greg Palast gives us the latest about Entergy, the $22 billion New Orleans power company that profits from leaving disaster-stricken residents without power for weeks on end. 

  • NEW MUSIC SHOW! One More Sunday Night - Grateful Dead Radio Show

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Thursday, September 9th, 2021 11:09am

    Every Sunday 8-10PM! “Beyond the mountains, are mountains” - Haitian folk saying. Join Mike Johnson for an excursion down the rabbit hole of time well spent exploring the first two decades, and beyond, of the Grateful Dead.

  • The Lawyers Guild This Wednesday Sep 8th at 2pm

    Posted by Jim Lafferty at Wednesday, September 8th, 2021 11:12am

    Tuesday Sept 8th from 2-3 pm on the Lawyers Guild. We peak with Attorney Mark Kleiman about the False Claims Act and Qui Tam lawsuits. Then, Attorney Jorge Gonzalez will discuss the aftermath of the LAPD bomb squad's negligent detonation of 42 tons of fireworks that caused an explosion on 27th Street on June 30, 2021

  • Harrison Is Back On KPFK! "Reality Check" Today at 2PM

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Tuesday, September 7th, 2021 8:43am

    Cary Harrison has rejoined KPFK 90.7 FM Los Angeles for a new weekly series of 2pm Tuesday shows called “Harrison’s Reality Check”, Listen In!

  • Join Michael Benner this Tuesday at 1PM PST

    Posted by Michael Benner at Tuesday, September 7th, 2021 8:38am

    This week's guest on the Ageless Wisdom Show is breath-worker Christian de la Huerta.

  • Garland Nixon Live at 2PM this Monday!

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Sunday, September 5th, 2021 11:21am

    Progressive talk show host and political analyst Garland Nixon is now Live at 2PM on Mondays on KPFK 90.7 FM Los Angeles. Taking your calls at (818) 985-5735

  • Earl Ofari Hutchinson - Recall Election Special Programming Sat Sep 4 & 11

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Wednesday, September 1st, 2021 4:08pm

    Earl Ofari Hutchinson will challenge the recall candidates on a special on KPFK Radio 90.7 FM The Hutchinson Report show on Saturday September 4, 2021 9:00 - 11:00 AM PT Tune in on KPFK 90.7 FM or stream live at and Facebook Live

  • LSB and GM Report To The Listener Tue Aug 31 7PM

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Monday, August 30th, 2021 9:13am

    Hear from the interim General Manager and members of the Local Station Board. Taking your calls at (818) 985-5735

  • Roots Music and Beyond! Money! Saturday Aug 21 from 6am - 8am

    Posted by Art Podell at Friday, August 20th, 2021 12:03pm

    ROOTS MUSIC on KPFK! We're at the tail end of the summer fund drive, but that doesn't mean we can't have fun too! Hear Karen Gunderson, once called " standard of female voices." + New voices. Worth the listening, worth supporting...just sayin'...y'know....


    Posted by Ali Lexa at Tuesday, August 17th, 2021 10:44pm

    We speak with Eunisses Hernandez of La Defensa and Rebecca Brown from NLG-LA. Then, we'll speak with ANSWER Coalition's Richard Becker

  • Lawyers Guild Radio Show Wed. 8/11 at 2PM (PST)

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Tuesday, August 10th, 2021 4:00pm

    UCLA Law School's efforts to support its grads in the fight to keep tenants housed and The Cost Of Influence: Corporate vs Grassroots

  • The Ageless Wisdom Mystery School with Michael Benner - Tuesday Aug 10th at 1PM

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Tuesday, August 10th, 2021 11:59am

    Featured guest on the Ageless Wisdom Mystery School radio program is Russ Hudson, the co-founder of The Enneagram Institute

  • Flipping Our Upside Down Worldview - Michael Benner Tuesday at 1PM

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Tuesday, July 20th, 2021 1:34am

    Join us Tuesday at 1pm as we flip the script with special guest, Mark Gober, discussing his books, "An End to Upside Down Thinking" and "An End to Upside Down Living."

  • Local Station Board - Report To Listener

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Monday, July 19th, 2021 1:35pm

    KPFK's Local station board will host a one hour discussion on Local Station Board News, including listener calls (818) 985-5735 Tuesday July 19th at 2:00 PM

  • Global Village - Friday, July 9, 2021 11am- 1pm

    Posted by Sergio Mielniczenko at Thursday, July 8th, 2021 9:53pm

    Sergio brings a mix of world music, jazz, music from different corners of the world. We also feature a samba set with some of Brazil's best!
    musicians from Australia, Benin, Ireland, Iran,
    Mali among many others.

  • By-Laws Referendum Debate

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Tuesday, July 6th, 2021 1:15pm

    Tuesday July 6th at 7 PM Pacifica Time. A live discussion about the proposed by-laws referendum, currently being voted on. Moderated by KPFK iGM Moe Thomas. Archive available online

  • Profiles with Maggie LePique featuring Jackson Browne

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Sunday, July 4th, 2021 1:00am

    An hour long look into the music, artistry, lives and legacies of the musicians and artists who defined a uniquely creative era by breaking boundaries and finding new influences. This episode featuring Jackson Browne

  • Near Death & Out-of-Body Experiences, Tue Jun22 at 1 w/ Michael Benner

    Posted by Ali Lexa at Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021 10:53am

    Renowned and highly-regarded neurosurgeon, Dr. Eben Alexander, joins Michael on the Ageless Wisdom Mystery School program on KPFK-90.7 FM in Los Angeles. He'll detail his unique near-death experience during a seven-day coma in 2008 — an event that changed his life forevermore.

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