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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 .........


Ruby Gumshoe on Now!

Mondays & Wednesdays 7PM

RUBY is fast-paced and funny intergalactic entertainment the Marx Brothers would be proud of, with slick, splashy high-tech music and effects created by Tim Clark. The music and sound effects are stunning.

On the planet Summa Nulla (the “high point of nothing”) someone is manipulating the media. And Ruby, our hip, tough-talking detective is hired to track down the malefactors.

Originally broadcast around the world in 23 foreign countries: including the CBC, Canada, BBC, England and ABC, Australia.
The Mark Time Award for Best Science Fiction of the Year.

​​For fans of audio drama, radio drama, radio drama sci fi, adventure radio drama, radio mysteries, sci fi radio dramas, and modern radio drama.


Pan Head Slim"s Blue Mondays

Mondays 3-5PM

And again on Sundays - 12pm to 2pm. Panhead Slim brings you top-of-the-line Blues on Mondays and classic mix of Jazz on Sundays.

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!

Adventures of a Galactic Gumshoe

Mondays 7PM

Wednesdays 7PM
​​For fans of audio drama, radio drama, sci fi, and radio mysteries.

On the planet Summa Nulla (the “high point of nothing”) someone is manipulating the media. And Ruby, our hip, tough-talking detective is hired to track down the malefactors.

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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 positve and creative ways to solve problems.





Evening Escapades with ZZ

Tuesdays 6-8PM

SATURDAY 10-12AM (encore)

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

Prepare yourself for a true musical adventure with ZZ!

DJ Rufus Cool Grooves

The DJ Rufus Show 
Wed & Sat 12-6PM

Featuring the best in Reggae, Jazz, Funk, Blues and More. DJ Rufus is an Original Member of the Excellent Radio Family, having hosted a similar show from 1997-'98.  

DJ Rufus is your hometown DJ
on non-commericial, Community station KYXZ-LP 107.9 FM Excellent Radio.  

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 at 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 (encore)

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

JC 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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Dick Lee’s 60s Garage Rock

Saturdays 7-8PM

Join Dick 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!


That 70's Alternative Show

Sundays from 2-4PM

Sal Espana brings 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...

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Reggae Rescue Party

Sundays 5-8PM

Hosted by Charlie Goodman and Jerm.
Charlie has a long history of bring Reggae 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 produce the first live Reggae shows to ever happen in SLO County.



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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!