KFTW is a non profit, noncommercial station  and is owned by The Southside Media Collective of Fort Worth, Inc.  501c(3)  Your support is tax deductible.

Texas Music Minute

Local favorite James Hinkle gives us a short audio lesson about Texas Music and the people who make it. 


Last few tunes:

Morning Meditation with Surya

​Treat yourself to this 5 minute meditation session that will bring peace to your day.



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A Little Off The Top with Mick Perrotti

​Nothing  is off limits when you step into this beauty salon of the air. 

KFTW Arts Calendar with Matt Sacks

Well connected Matt Sacks

has  reports Thursday

through Saturday on

whats happening in

The Funkytown arts  scene.


The Grateful Pirate

​Radio Icon Grateful Dave takes listeners on a 4 hour tour of Grateful Dead Music & lore. Following music from The Dead,  Dave offers a free-for-all of outstanding music. 






Local music is submitted for airplay to our Booty Box at Avoca Coffee on Magnolia in Fort Worth. Be sure artists are local and 'radio-friendly' songs are listed. 
 


Visit The Pirate You Tube Channel

Susie's Pick of the Week

Keep up to date on whats happening in Funkytown. Hear the update on Thursday, Friday and Saturday throughout the day on 97.5 KFTW. 


Sun @ 9pm  | Wed @ 7am

Under The Influence

Sallie Rody and guests go on an

audio adventure to discover the artist's influences and how it  effects their music.


Saturday @ 6pm & Monday @ 11am

Call The Studio Line  817-708-2975

Toast & Jam w/ Jeff Prince of The FW Weekly

​Local celebs vist with Jeff, have a toast and then,  Jam.





The Keegan Mcinroe Radio Hour

​Listen to Keegan's audio postcards

from his travels around the world 




Southside Media Collective of Fort Worth   P.O. Box 946   Fort Worth Texas 76101

Weekdays @ 10am, 2pm & 4pm


The Southside Pirate and 97.5 KFTW are owned and operated by The Southside Media Collective of Fort Worth, Inc.,  a domestic non-profit 501 (c) (3)  organization, whose mission is to provide equal media access for all citizens.

Call The Pirate Line    817-400-1600

Use The Studio Line to make requests and participate in live programs.

Thu  @ 7pm | Sun @ 11am


Use The Pirate Line to promote your next event. Just record your message and get on the air at no charge.


The Pirate on YouTube​

​New for 2019 is our YouTube Channel. See live feeds from our studio and weekly uploads of performances of DFW musicians. Help support community radio by subscribing to our channel.

Daily @ 6 & 9 am

Fri @ 7pm & Mon @ 1pm



Saturday Nights @ 8  Tues @ 12:05pm

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Daily @ 12N & 5PM

Unity of Fort Worth

A broadcast of Sunday morning's service featuring local music .

The Barbershop

A talk show about music and show business in Fort Worth


Wed @ 8PM  & Sat @ 12PM

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