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

  • Radio Daze Think of it as a Mix Tape from the 80’s. College Radio from “Daze” gone by. Alternative/Modern/Indie/New-wave/Synth/Ska/Punk/Pop/Goth and so much more. All the good stuff…and some of the bad with your host Russell Damien
    LIVE @ 6:00 AM
  • Democracy Now! Democracy Now! is a United States daily progressive, nonprofit, independently syndicated program of news, analysis, and opinion, aired by more than 1000 radio, television, satellite and cable TV networks in North America.
    LIVE @ 8:00 AM
  • Radio Free Chico Host Dan Robles will take you on a World Music tour & chat you up on local issues along the way. Featured artists include... Anvil FX, Hilda Lizarazu, Andrea Echeverri, Bloque, Trilok Gurtu, Villa Cariño, Buika, Orchestra Super Mazembe, Jazzy B. Anouar Brahem, Carlos Lamartine and so many more!
    LIVE @ 9:00 AM
  • Peace and Social Justice Join Chris Nelson on the 1st and 4th Fridays with Robert Jones on 2nd Friday and Jesse Kearns on 3rd Fridays. Hear inspiring good work being done by people right here in our community. We also feature interviews with national and international experts on topics that affect our well-being, our humanity and our future on this planet. The Peace and Social Justice Program brings you enlightening interviews and informative commentary to keep you knowledgeable and inspired by actions that bring us together for the common good. Tune into Peace and Social Justice. Right here on KZFR.
    LIVE @ 11:30 AM
  • Playing Dead Let the good times roll with two hours of the Grateful Dead. Best of live music featuring Jerry Garcia and the Dead! Turn on your love light - and leave it on!
    LIVE @ 1:00 PM
  • Devastation Sounds Let host Sanjay present to you the heaviest, the rootiest, the smoothest and the ultimate best in roots reggae music. From his extensive collection, his records will portray the life of a ghetto sufferer, and he will deliver an aspect of Jamaican culture that will surely draw attention to some of the harsher circumstances of our lives. Roots reggae music like you’ve never heard before with Sanjay.
    LIVE @ 3:00 PM
  • Rite Passage Oliver is an appreciator of all music, and likes to seek out genres that he is unfamiliar with. Rite of Passage brings a wide array of music to KZFR with the hopes of introducing listeners to new music. Join Host Oliver Lucky Maes every other Friday to experience a passage through his discovery of music.
    LIVE @ 6:30 PM
  • The Dinosaur Hour with Lars Larson Featuring the finest in 60’s and 70’s rock with a West Coast psychedelic slant. Take a trip through the past when the Psycheldic Rangers roamed the land. Truly music for the Rock and Roll Dinosaurs of the world! Delivering the goods since 1990. Featured artists include... Santana, Blue Öyster Cult, Steppenwolf, Deep Purple, Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, Jethro Tull, Joe Cocker, Troggs, Jimi Hendrix, Blood, Sweat and Tears and so many more!
    LIVE @ 7:30 PM
  • Cultural Roots & Aztlan Your host Smiley provides spiritual enlightenment for youth with a combination of Chicano hip-hop and culture. Stop the violence that is killing our youth by providing them with meaningful alternatives that will inspire positive change.
    LIVE @ 10:00 PM