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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...

Support KDRT

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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On the Air

Album of the Week

Live Thursday 6-7pm
Replays Wednesday 1-2pm, Saturday 4-5pm

DJ(s): 

A weekly rotating crew of merry pranksters gives you extended gut-busting awesomeness with in-depth examinations of entire albums.  Remember those artisitic statements?  No, not singles or one track, but groups of songs that capture a period of time in a musician's or band's life.   

Upcoming

The Grapevine

Live Wednesday 6-7pm
Replays Monday 3-4pm, Friday 7:30-8:30am, Saturday 8-9pm

DJ(s): 

The best of Motown, classic R & B, soul, the blues now and then, and other sounds that move the spirit.

OUR PROGRAMS

Album of the Week

Live Thursday 6-7pm
Replays Wednesday 1-2pm, Saturday 4-5pm

DJ(s): 

A weekly rotating crew of merry pranksters gives you extended gut-busting awesomeness with in-depth examinations of entire albums.  Remember those artisitic statements?  No, not singles or one track, but groups of songs that capture a period of time in a musician's or band's life.   

Duniya Dur Darshan

Live Monday 6-7pm
Replays Tuesday 1-2pm, Tuesday 10-11pm

DJ(s): 

Host CharSoVeese presents a musical journey through Bollywood, from the Golden Age to the modern day, along with some interesting detours through Indian classical, hip-hop, Bhangra, pop, and world music!

Rocket Radio

Live Tuesday 5:30-6pm
Replays Sunday 10:30-11am

DJ(s): 

A program aimed at elementary school kids (age 7-13) in Davis, talking with them about their interests.

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. 
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Underwriting

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
Hay Fever
11/22/2014 - 7:00pm
Davis Art Salon Synesthesia
11/22/2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Love, Death & Pranks
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
DJ Smilez
11/22/2014 - 11:00pm