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Fri @ 7pm & Mon @ 1pm



Texas Music Minute

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


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. 


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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

Daily @ 6 & 9 am

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.

Saturday Nights @ 8  Tues @ 12:05pm

Call The Studio Line  817-708-2975

Under The Influence

Sallie Rody and guests go on an

audio adventure to discover what  theinfluence of local musicians.


Saturday @ 6pm & Monday @ 11am

A Little Off The Top with Mick Perrotti

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

Weekdays @ 10am, 2pm & 4pm


Weeknights @ 6pm






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. 
 


Toast & Jam w/ Jeff Prince of The FW Weekly

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




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. 




Democracy Now!

From Pacifica, award winning coverage of national and world news with Amy Goodman.


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Sun @ 9pm  | Wed @ 7am

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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.

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Thu  @ 7pm | Sun @ 11am


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Roots of Change

Charles Gaby and Daniel Katsuk discuss change and transformation in our personal lives.


Sat 10am  | Mon 7pm


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

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


Morning Meditation with Surya

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



KFTW Arts Calendar with Matt Sykes 





 Well connected Matt Sykes has  reports Thursday through Saturday on whats happening in The Funkytown arts  scene


Daily @ 12N & 5PM