KZFR 90.1

Chico, CA

KZFR Community Radio is a noncommercial, nonprofit, public service organization dedicated to playing music and disseminating news and information. Our purpose is to entertain, educate, and to contribute to cultural appreciation and enlightenment. KZFR's programming reflects the needs of the Northern Sacramento Valley Communities. Most Programming is produced by members of our community and is community oriented. Programming produced outside our community provides information on issues affecting the Northern Sacramento Valley. KZFR Community Radio operates with the support of approximately 120 community volunteers who provide a wide variety of music programming as well as local public affairs and information programs, and who assist a small paid management staff with fundraising, outreach and events for the northern Sacramento Valley and beyond. Agreement with the principles and goals of KZFR is the sole criteria for participation. We are guided by the spirit of the First Amendment. KZFR Community Radio is open to everyone. We are united in our diversity.

Today’s Schedule

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    Tshua Hmoob 06:00:00
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    Latin Brothers 08:00:00
  • The Trip 10:30:00
  • Mood Swings Indie, Trip Hop, Electronica, Dream-Core, Folk, Alternative Rock, World Music Take a mood swinging trip with a variety of bands including Mum, Radiohead, Thievery Corporation, Beck, Rupa and the April Fishes, Calexico, Laura Veirs, Wax Tailor, and Xavier Rudd. Mood Swings keeps the music rolling for your Sunday afternoons here at the ZEPHYR.
    LIVE @ 1:00 PM
  • Truck Stop Special Rockin' honky tonk music for truckers and travelers. Host Lampdawg has worked his way up from Penny Lee's busboy to Chief Cook & bottle washer at the Salty Dog Saloon. Join him on Sunday afternoons from 3 - 5 pm for the TRUCK STOP SPECIAL, where the real country outlaws hang out for Americana, alt country, & southern rock. Happy Hour specials every Sunday afternoon - Keep On Truckin' ! Tunes by Johnny, Waylon, Dolly, Hank, Willie, Fred Eaglesmith, John Prine, Steve Earle, Neil Young, Outlaws, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Marshall Tucker, etc. Genre: Outlaw Country, Americana, Southern Rock Tips are greatly appreciated.
    LIVE @ 3:00 PM
  • Miles Ahead, Miles Behind Tune in each Sunday from 5 until 7:30 for a strictly a spontaneous exploration of jazz in all of its styles and colors. You will hear the legends of jazz: Louis Armstrong, Sidney Bechet, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Max Roach, Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk, Bill Evans, Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Sonny Rollins and many more. With current jazz ambassadors like Joshua Redman, Brad Mehdau, Ravi Coltrane, Danilo Perez, Kenny Garrett, Joey DeFrancesco and whoever else comes by. There will be vocalist like Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan, Ella Fitzgerald, Betty Carter, Carmen McCrae, Joe Williams, Ray Charles, Andy Bey, Jon Hendricks, Kurt Elling, Tierney Sutton, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Melody Gardot and a lot more. There will also be Latin music from Puerto Rico, Cuba, Central and South America. So Join your host Clay Ellington as he takes you on a jazz exploration that will change each and every week!
    LIVE @ 5:00 PM
  • Feral Radio If you're not listening, you're missing Feral Radio - The Old Bear Cat goes all over the map to bring back the tastiest musical morsels for your body, mind and spirit. Feral Radio is a genre of its own, going from ancient music to current artists with a mix of folk, jazz, blues R&B, reggae, western swing or early or classic rock, prog-rock or contemporary composition; inspired by the musical tastes of Hunter Thompson. Satori may be found in odd juxtapositions, and I aim to provide them. You might hear Jeff Beck or J.S. Bach, Modern Jazz Quartet or Hank Williams, Loreena McKennitt or Bob Marley, Medieval Babes or Jethro Tull. El Gato may be wild, but he doesn't bite, so join him this Sunday @ 7:30pm
    LIVE @ 7:30 PM
  • Pseudonymous Psuedonymous explores the farthest reaches of contemporary underground dance music, specifically House and Techno. Your interlocutor Snick will transfer your senses into a time and space inside the funky recesses of your spirit.
    LIVE @ 9:30 PM
  • Assorted Flavours 'Assorted Flavors' gives KZFR listeners a taste of all sorts of tasty musical flavors with a focus on a different genre, era, or geographical region every week. Whether it be Contemporary Funk, the freshest local music of every description, the sounds of Brazil and so much more, any listener hungry for amazing music of all varieties will be surely satisfied after hearing any edition of this program.
    LIVE @ 11:30 PM