90.1 KPFT has a simple vision when it comes to programming: it all starts with a great story.

Stories cross borders, inspire us and help lift us up. Stories bring together lives and communities.

Sinc 1970, KPFT has brought you great stories. Your support ensures we continue to bring the stories that change lives.

Bold Programming

When it went on the air in 1970, KPFT changed the sound of radio, bringing non-commercial music and talk and championing fresh ideas, diverse voices and independent music. Some said KPFT was pioneering, others thought it was a crazy little radio station. But our new approaches to programming could never be denied.

Memorable Programming

KPFT has been the home for radio shows and specials that has been reported on worldwide. From music legends coming through the doors to fearless journalism to the vulnerability of people sharing their lives with you, KPFT creates the moments you never forget.