Programs A-Z

  • In-depth reporting that transforms the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Every weekday, hear two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes...

  • Free form at its finest. No genre or style of music is off limits.

  • “As the Worm Turns” features interview with local gardeners Lance Swigart and Lulu Volckhausen. Tips and tidbits from these interviews are posted here, and our listeners can make comments and ask questions in the comments forum below.

  • BirdNote educates and inspires people to care about the future of the natural world. We do this by producing and distributing remarkable stories about the lives of birds.

  • The Best Cure for the Blues is the Blues. Join Todd & Cynthia every Tuesday for their unique insights into blues music and a rockin' good time.

    You can join the Blues Air Force by making a dollar-a-day pledge, $365,...

  • KUNC's Colorado Edition is a daily look at the stories, news, people and issues important to you. It's a window to the communities along the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

    The show explores the big stories of the day, bringing context and...

  • Jazz from A to Z and beyond, with sounds that range from down-in-the-basement mellow to trans-galactic genius.  Geitz Romo with his encyclopedic knowledge always puts it down right, often on precious vinyl. The Hurricane defines the word...

  • Tune in each Wednesday from 10 am to 1 pm as we take you on a journey through an array of Roots music including Alternative Country, Bluegrass, Newgrass, Jazz, Oldtime, Swing, Americana and the like…

  • Familiar songs from days gone by.  Classic jams from the 60s, 70s and 80s are often part of the mix.

  • eTown features performances from many of today's top musical artists as well as conversations and information about the world around us.

  • Friday morning  DJ’s love all kinds of music so we mix it up with an eclectic blend of new and old; Americana, Country, Soul, Jazz and everything in between.

  • Start your Monday off right with a wide range of rock, folk and soul music.

  • Celebrate the world beat Wednesday evenings with World, Latin, Reggae, and lots more.

  • An upbeat mix of old and new songs to get your week started right.  

  • True jumpin' juke joint cajun zydeco musique, tinged with a whole lotta soul and blues from New Orleans, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and beyond. This is one of KVNF's gems of a hard-drivin' full-tilt boogie show. Proudly brought to you by...

  • 2-minute commentaries by Jim Hightower, America’s most popular populist. He is a best-selling author, public speaker, and political sparkplug who learned from his daddy, W. F. Hightower, that “Everybody does better when everybody does better.”...

  • Spend a relaxing Sunday evening with Annette Choszczyk, Georgia Finnigan or Joy Henig bringing you classical music with their unique flairs and styles.

  • INDIGEFI is a weekly one-hour show featuring an eclectic blend of modern Indigenous music, hosted by Alexis Sallee (Iñupiaq/ Mexican American.) The show introduces you to the future of Native music with new and trending artists, while honoring...

  • KVNF is proud to be the anchor station for iSeeChange in Colorado.  iSeeChange is in its new season, one of the few projects to renew it's participation in Localore, a national public media initiative produced by AIR (the Association...

  • Gayle brings you a perfect mix of folk classics and brand new selections off our shelves every week.


  • Provocative, up-to-the-minute, alive and witty, KCRW's weekly confrontation over politics, policy and popular culture proves those with impeccable credentials needn't lack personality. This weekly "love-hate relationship of the air" features...

  • KVNF has teamed up with Lost Cabin Productions to  create a series of videos entitled the "KVNF Field Sessions." 

    The videos feature top notch visiting and local musicians performing a live set in a unique western Colorado...

  • Tune in weekdays after Morning Edition and during All Things Considered for regional news from KVNF.

    KVNF brings you regional news weekdays at 8 a.m. and 5:50 p.m. (You can also subscribe to the newscasts using the 

  • Disfrute de una tarde de la música hispánica y conversación con Jose y sus huéspedes cada lunes a partir del 7:00 al 10:00 P.M.

  • In-depth local public affairs reporting and interviews from around the KVNF listening area.  Local Motion airs on Tuesdays from 6-6:30 pm and Saturdays from 10-10:30 am.  The program is hosted by members of the KVNF News Team.

  • An eclectic blend of music to get you through your midday (without mashing someone up!)

  • A weekly opportunity for you to pause, find stillness, and look inward, leading to a better understanding of self and of the world around you. Your host Erin Easton will offer teachings to help you find more kindness, peace, and ease in your...

  • Hosted by Steve Inskeep, Rachel Martin and Noel King, Morning Edition takes listeners around the country and the world with multi-faceted stories and commentaries every weekday.

    For more than three decades, NPR's Morning Edition has...

  • Highlighting a different generation of music every week, this show is a hoot. Listen for your favorite "generation."

  • Each week, this life-long learning program series presents leading-edge thinkers, scientists, artists, healers, ecologists, spiritual leaders, and social architects in award winning, deep dialogues. It is the longest running, most successful...

  • Linea Abierta from 10-11 pm, followed by Noticiero Latino and Pulso de la Tarde. Produced by Radio Bilingue.

  • Steve brings you the newest music at KVNF and highlights local artists and those visiting the Western Slope area, every Monday afternoon. 

  • Tune in to Woman-Powered Radio Tuesday nights for a look into each woman's unique perspective, offered through music and poetry.

  • Tune in Thursday nights for a variety of musical treats.

  • Mosey on in to KVNF Saturday afternoons 12-2:30 to enjoy the bluegrass treats served up by Bain, Greg, Steve, Jay or Cody on Pickin’.

  • Follow Don & Wally,  DJ Double Rainbow or The Sound Man through the magical world of children’s music and stories they create each Saturday morning.

  • Each weekday, the Pulse of the Planet radio series provides listeners with a two-minute sound portrait of Planet Earth, tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide, blending interviews with extraordinary natural sound. Hosted...

  • Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy and human experience. 

  • KVNF’s regional weekly science update where we explore how our planet works and how we work with the planet.

  • Tune in Saturday afternoons at 2:30 as Cody Purcell,  Kerri Johnson or Emperor two-step you ’round classic country sounds old and new.

  • KVNF's original reporting covers a variety of issues affecting the Western Slope - everything from environmental and energy issues to breaking news and statewide legislative debates. We also feature content from our

  • Groove on into KVNF Thursday afternoons and get down with Chris or Gavin cueing up a variety of GROOVY music!

  • Get your Saturday evenings off to a funky start and party down with a variety of groove.

  • David, Prima & The Hurricane will put you on the full-tilt boogaloo on KVNF's dancing-est show. Music that puts some pride in your stride, groove in your move, and WILL fill the holes in your soul. Guaranteed.

  • Take a trip back in time to the era of Big Band and swing music every Sunday, hosted by DJPG, Calla Rose, Steve Huntley or Gene Bickford.

  • Talkin Music,  brought to you each Thursday, highlights local or locally-performing musical artists from a variety of genres with interviews, music and live performances. During COVID KVNF aims to continue to provide a platform for musicians...

  • Spend a relaxing and creative Sunday morning exploring meditative, inspirational, and uplifting music from global spiritual traditions and contemplative musicians.

  • Get ready for the weekend by rockin' out Friday afternoons with Kate or Bill as they throw down a variety of rock, blues and alternative music.

  • It's modern and fresh. It's electronic, rock, indie and funky. It's the Sweet Sound. Thursday mornings from 8 to 10 .