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KDRT is commercial-free, independent radio powered by people like you--folks who step up to the mic in support of local community radio. There are three main ways you can help: volunteer at KDRT, donate, or underwrite our programming...

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KDRT Donate Cash ButtonKDRT Donate Cars Button A project of non-profit Davis Media Access (DMA), KDRT is people-powered, community-supported noncommercial radio.
 Your gift to KDRT and DMA is more than a simple donation--it’s a statement that independent outlets for community voices matter.
 Please click those buttons to your left--be part of something that's wonderful and worthy. Thanks for keeping our grass roots growing!


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Free Form Music

Replays Monday 12-7:30am, Tuesday 12-7:30am, Wednesday 12-7:30am, Thursday 12-7:30am, Friday 12-7:30am, Saturday 12-7:30am, Sunday 12-7:30am


Live Sunday 7:30-8am
Replays Wednesday 8:30-9am, Saturday 7:30-8am


Short answer: An interview show about people, issues, subjects, and events involving Davis, California. Detailed answer: Davis is full of interesting and often important stories, and I try to do more than present the obvious.

AARP Prime Time

Replays Saturday 8-9am, Sunday 1-2pm

Interiews with a spectrum of authorities and public figures focusing on the wide ranging interests and concerns of Americans 40 and above.


How She Really Does It

Live Friday 10-11am
Replays Monday 7:30-8:30am


A program for women about women, covering a variety of topics, including balancing work and family, financial issues, career, building businesses, parenting, education, religion, and youth sports. This talk show is meant to inspire, empower, entertain, and be a resource for women.

A Constant Grin

Live Friday 2-2:30pm
Replays Monday 9-9:30pm, Tuesday 10-10:30am, Friday 6-6:30pm


A 30-minute sampling of indie rock derived from the 1990s and 2000s, fancy subgenres include (but are not limited to): shoegaze, space rock, lo-fi, math rock, dream pop, post-rock, experimental, psychedelic, indie folk, and alternative country. Don't worry--I don't understand what any of tho

About Us

KDRT, where the grass roots grow, is located in Davis, CA,
a vibrant community located between San Francisco and Sacramento. KDRT aims to inspire and entertain listeners through an eclectic mix of music and public affairs programming. We build community by promoting dialogue, encouraging artistic expression, and acting as a forum for people who typically lack media access. Our mission reflects our values: localism, social equality, public participation, media literacy, diversity, and, of course, community media. 


KDRT Underwriters GraphicOur listeners appreciate the underwriters that support KDRT and our unique, high-quality, locally grown programming. Underwriting KDRT gives businesses the opportunity to get their message out to an engaged local audience. As our current business supporters can attest, underwriting KDRT is a sound investment. Learn more...

Farmers Market
11/22/2014 - 8:00am to 1:00pm
Turkey Trot
11/22/2014 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Tree Care & Planting
11/22/2014 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
TEDxUCDavisSalon 2014
11/22/2014 - 9:30am to 11:30am
Native Plant Nursery Event
11/22/2014 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Arts & Crafts Fair
11/22/2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Food Not Bombs
11/22/2014 - 12:00pm
Valley of Fire
11/22/2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Annie, Jr.
11/22/2014 - 2:15pm
Live Irish Music
11/22/2014 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Ken Kemmerling on Piano
11/22/2014 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Live Music
11/22/2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Book Talk with Gary Beaudoin
11/22/2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Davis Art Salon Synesthesia
11/22/2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Love, Death & Pranks
11/22/2014 - 7:00pm
Hay Fever
11/22/2014 - 7:00pm
Box Set
11/22/2014 - 8:00pm
The Gambling Lady
11/22/2014 - 8:00pm
My Fair Lady
11/22/2014 - 8:15pm