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 You are the "community" of Community Radio. Join the fun!

Email us, send us a postcard, call and record a message we can put on the air at 805.270.5299. We want to know
what's on your mind. What you want to hear. Ideas for shows.  Book yourself, your band, your upcoming event reminders .........


Pan Head Slim"s Blue Mondays

Mondays 2-5PM

Panhead Slim brings you top-of-the-line Blues on Mondays.

Most of the music comes from Panhead's vast vinyl collection and trove of rare CD's.

He's been collecting and sharing his love of blues for almost as long as he's been ridin' Harleys!

Ruby 3 - Intergalactic Gumshoe

Mondays 7PM

Wednesdays 7PM

Follow Ruby as she investigates an evil force seeping through the walls of Magnifico, the City of Malls.
A little dark, mystical and sometimes scary; like a sci-fi graphic novel for radio!

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Rockin K Oldies 

Tuesdays 12-3PM

Tune into the Rockin K Oldies Show every Tuesday from Noon to 3 on KYXZ-FM.  
Bill Kirkpatrick, the Rockin' K, presents the best of the first ten years of rock 'n" roll; 1955 to 1965. And he'll
 take your requests and dedications, CONTACT BILL

Making Contact

Tuesdays 3:30PM

Thursdays 11-11:30AM

Making Contact focuses on the human realities of politics and the connections between local and global events, emphasizing positive and creative ways to solve problems.

Making Contact showcases grassroots solutions in order to inform and inspire audiences to action.


Evening Escapades with ZZ

Tuesdays 6-8PM


Accomplished percussionist, Zack Zimmerman, brings you a whole mess of magic - live each week! You'll hear a broad, fast-paced mix of indie electronic and rock, alongside hip hop, international tunes and even a local act or two.

Wayback Wednesday

+ Dance Party Saturday

Wed & Sat 12-5PM

Get into a classic soul & R'n'B groove every Wednesday with DJ Rufus. Check back in on Saturdays for party with rap, hip-hop, R'n'B Dance Party.  DJ Rufus is an Original Member of the Excellent Radio Family, having hosted a similar show from 1997-'98. 

The Requests Line is always open at 805-270-4719.

Airwaves with The Boogie King

Thursdays 3-5PM

Anyone who's ever been to a

SLO Blues Society show knows the Boogie King as the MC who's introduced legendary blues acts to SLO County music fans for over 20 years.

Bill also has an amazing record collection that he has built up for over 50 years!

Request Line: 805-270-4719.

Rockin' & Surfin'


SUNDAY 12-1PM (encore)

The Merrell Fankhauser Show features music from early Instrumental Surf  to Psychedelic rock and beyond! Plus, interviews with some of music's most popular musicians from the 60's to now.

Friday from 2 - 4 PM,

Merrell was just recently honored with inclusion into
"Top 100 Registry," as a 2021 American Music Legend!


Off the Beaten Trax

Fridays 6-8PM

Wednesday 7:30-9:30PM

Melanie K. has a lifelong love affair with rock'n'roll radio on the Central Coast, including the much missed KRQK.

Brad K has over 50 years of radio experience in Fresno and the Central Coast. 
This married rock'n'roll couple brings you the stuff you won't hear on other local radio stations.


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Dickie Lee’s 60s Garage Rock

Saturdays 7-8PM

Join Dickie Lee from the 60’s rock group – The Brymers – along with his partner in crime “The Iceman” every Saturday evening Hear the mind blowing sounds of 1960’s California Garage Rock plus, national hits of the era along with cool interviews from 60’s rock musicians.



OG Saturday Nite

Saturdays 8-10PM

Monday 7-9AM (encore)

Former long-haul trucker and excellent singer-songwriter-guitarist, OG Charley is back on the air and rockin' your Saturday Nights as only OG can! Encore show every Monday at 7am (online only).

You bring the refreshments and Charley will bring you the music!


Sal Espana &

That 70's Alternative Show

Sundays 1:30-4:30PM

Sal Espana & Lauren Kirk bring you the Best of Alternative from the 70's.
Step back into a time when a new Groove had come to town and Sal captures it as if it were today...


Reggae Rescue Party

Sundays 5-8PM

Hosted by Charlie Goodman and Jerm.
Charlie has a long history of bringing Re
ggae and African music to the airwaves on the Central Coast. First at KCBX, then KCPR and now KYXZ.

He was also instrumental in helping to promote the first live Reggae shows to ever happen in SLO County.


Outer Limits & Beyond!

Sundays 8-10PM

If you're musically adventurous, don't miss Panhead Slim at 8–10pm on Sundays when he pushes the boundaries of Jazz into the Outer Limits & Beyond.

Most, if not all, of the music is pulled from Panhead's extensive (and eclectic) vinyl & CD collection.


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Youth Board of United Way of San Luis Obispo County produces this show featuring issues and topics of a generation. Want to revitalize your hope for our future ... just listen in to this!

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