KPOV 88.9

Bend, Oregon

Welcome to Central Oregon! KPOV is radio by the people and for the people of Central Oregon. KPOV strengthens community, arts, culture, and democracy through participation in independent, non-commercial radio. KPOV broadcasts from Bend and reaches listeners throughout the region with over 40 locally produced shows and 70 local hosts as well as national and international news not heard elsewhere in Central Oregon.

Today’s Schedule

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    Democracy Now 08:00:00
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    The Point 09:00:00
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    CounterSpin 09:30:00
  • Democracy Now Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 450 stations in North America. Democracy Now!’s War and Peace Report provides our audience with access to people and perspectives rarely heard in the U.S.corporate-sponsored media, including independent and international journalists, ordinary people from around the world who are directly affected by U.S. foreign policy, grassroots leaders and peace activists, artists, academics and independent analysts.
    LIVE @ 12:00 PM
  • Philosophy Talk Philosophy Talk celebrates the value of the examined life. Each week, our two host philosophers invite you to join them in conversation on a wide variety of issues ranging from popular culture to our most deeply-held beliefs about science, morality, and the human condition. Philosophy Talk challenges listeners to identify and question their assumptions and to think about things in new ways. We are dedicated to reasoned conversation driven by human curiosity. Philosophy Talk is accessible, intellectually stimulating, and most of all, fun!
    LIVE @ 1:00 PM
  • 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 Cash, Willie Nelson and others.
    LIVE @ 2:00 PM
  • eTown eTown is a non-profit, nationally syndicated radio broadcast/podcast, multimedia and events production company. Their mission is to educate, entertain and inspire a diverse audience through music and conversation in order to create a socially responsible and environmentally sustainable world. There’s more about eTown here.
    LIVE @ 4:00 PM
  • Open Air An eclectic mix of people, personalities, issues, celebrations.You name it, we talk about it!You never know who will be stopping by!
    LIVE @ 5:00 PM
  • Calling All Cowboys The Best of the West since KPOV went on the air in 2005, “Chuckaroo The Buckaroo” has brought the epic Western landscape and its all of its colorful inhabitants to life during his 2-hour weekly radio show, “Calling All Cowboys.” This is NOT top 40 country music! These are the songs, stories and poems of the real westerners: ranchers, cowboys, 49ers, gamblers, trappers, explorers, railroaders, soiled doves, native Americans, outlaws, and lawmen.His playlist includes cowboy songs, cowboy poetry, western swing, and western movie soundtracks. Featured performers include the likes of Ian Tyson, Asleep At The Wheel, Tom Russell, RW Hampton, Bob Wills And The Texas Playboys, Red Stegall, Baxter Black, Roy Rogers, Hot Club of Cowtown, Gene Autry, The Sons Of The Pioneers, Joni Harms, Dave Stamey, Carolyn Martin, Chris LeDoux, Mary Kaye, Brenn Hill, and Stephanie Davis.
    LIVE @ 6:00 PM
  • Juniper Roots From blues to bluegrass, from folk to old-time, from the banjo to the harmonica, the fertile field of American acoustic roots music is presented each week on Juniper Roots.
    LIVE @ 8:00 PM


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