Dayton Music Scene – new on Fridays, 1-3pm starting December 3

“The Dayton Scene Radio Show,” preserves not only the history of FUNK music but Dayton’s special place in the history of the genre. The heartbeat of the radio show is to ensure that future generations are exposed to the wonderful music art form with an emphasis on the history of the contributions of the FUNKContinue reading “Dayton Music Scene – new on Fridays, 1-3pm starting December 3”

Remember KPFT on Giving Tuesday, November 30th

If KPFT is part of your #GivingTuesday plans, please help us meet our goal of $5,000 for day by donating on either Facebook or KPFT.ORG . Facebook is matching up to $8 million in GivingTuesday donations this year. You can also give a call to 713-526-5738 to make your #GivingTuesday donation. And anyone who donates $40Continue reading “Remember KPFT on Giving Tuesday, November 30th”

Like It Is – New on Tuesdays 5:30-6pm

A weekly half-hour public affairs program examining issues that impact American contemporary society. Hosted by Dr. Robert Franklin, general manager at KPFT and executive producer of this award-winning public affairs program, winner of the International CINDY Award, the Arkansas Society of Professional Journalists Feature Award. Other recognitions include the Maryland State Bar Association Gavel Award,Continue reading “Like It Is – New on Tuesdays 5:30-6pm”

So, What’s Your Story? is back on Thursdays from 5-6pm

We’ve been away for a while, and we are jazzed to be back. This award-winning show is the first program in Houston devoted to storytelling. Since starting as an Open Journal in 2008, SWYS has grown into the best in community radio because it’s all about placing the spotlight on ordinary people with extraordinary storiesContinue reading “So, What’s Your Story? is back on Thursdays from 5-6pm”

TEXAS FROM THE GROUND UP POLITICAL AFFAIRS PROGRAM AIRS M0NDAY’S @ 5 PM ON KPFT

Texas from the Ground Up is a weekly radio show on Texas politics from a progressive perspective, broadcast on KPFT 90.1 every Monday, 5-6 p.m.  The program is hosted by Mike Siegel and Julie Oliver. Featuring the voices of leading political organizers and activists from across the state, the show focuses on a different issueContinue reading “TEXAS FROM THE GROUND UP POLITICAL AFFAIRS PROGRAM AIRS M0NDAY’S @ 5 PM ON KPFT”

Beginning November 12, Alternative Radio Airs on KPFT – Fridays from 9:00 a.m.to 10:00 a.m.

One of America’s most tireless and wide-ranging broadcasters, David Barsamian has altered the independent media landscape, both with his weekly radio program, Alternative Radio and over 20 books with Noam Chomsky, Eqbal Ahmad, Howard Zinn, Tariq Ali, Richard Wolff, ArundhatiRoy and Edward Said. His latest book is Retargeting Iran (City Lights, 2020). He lectures onContinue reading “Beginning November 12, Alternative Radio Airs on KPFT – Fridays from 9:00 a.m.to 10:00 a.m.”

THE FUNK EXCURSION DEBUTS MONDAY NOVEMBER 8 @ 10 P.M. ON KPFT

The Funk Excursion, with Brieze Thompson, hosts your journey through thehistory, culture, and music of THE FUNK. The program examines theevolution of Funk through critical discussion, interviews and, of course, theBest of Funk in all its many variations. Featuring music from the classic era of the 60’s and 70’s, as well as Jazz Funk, FunkyContinue reading “THE FUNK EXCURSION DEBUTS MONDAY NOVEMBER 8 @ 10 P.M. ON KPFT”

Making Contact coming to KPFT on Tuesday, November 9 at 5pm

Founded in 1994, International Media Project is an independent, non-profit organization committed to investigative journalism, in-depth critical analysis, the promotion of civic participation and the dissemination of educational material. Its core focus is Making Contact. Foundations know us as International Media Project, but you can just call us Making Contact. Our Mission Making Contact produces mediaContinue reading “Making Contact coming to KPFT on Tuesday, November 9 at 5pm”