KPCA Programmers

Mixed with Tillman Bussey, Mondays at 9 am

On the air, I've always been known as TXB.  Back in the early 2000's, I co-produced a TV show with L.A. Hernandez called "Live".  Later on, I produced a show called "Hotspot".  In that same time period, Myself along with L.A. Hernandez, and George Utrilla Angulo did a radio show, which was just a cable broadcast with no video.  My goal is to entertain and inform my audience at the highest level.

Let's listen to some tunes. Let's talk about things happening on the planet. Let's mix it up, and you can call in and add your ingredients into the mixing bowl.

Tillman Bussey

Kaytlin's News, Mondays at 10:30 am

Kaytlin's News features local and worldwide news. Featuring her co-host Austin, they sit down for a quick talk on what's going on in the world.

Food is Energy with Ray Cooper, Mondays at 2 pm

Food is Energy, a show about how your food choices affect your health, others, and the world around us.  We specialize in the benefits of a plant-rich diet, fair trade, and ethics in food sourcing.  Most shows will feature a guest, we invite productive discussions with those who may disagree.

Jazzed, Mondays at 4 pm

Jazzed, hosted by Petaluma resident Ed Perlstein, will bring an array of classic and contemporary jazz music to the airwaves at KPCA.   Ed’s love of jazz grew out of his music photography, having photographed the Berkeley Jazz Festival during the late 70s for BAM (Bay Area Music) Magazine.  You’ll hear music from Charlie Parker to Charlie Hunter, Dave Brubeck to Dave Grusin, and Dizzy to Duke.  Sit back, get jazzed and enjoy this truly American art form.
Contact host Ed Perlstein with your requests and feedback at

Rockpile, every other Monday, 5 - 7 pm

Spinning a mix of rock'n'roll, R&B, punk, surf, rockabilly, and more! host: Tim Schafbuch. You can find Rockpile online here.

Neil's Funky Dream Machine with Neil St. Andrew, every other Monday, 5 - 7 pm

THE TRUNK OF FUNK SHOW explores the best in funk and soul with classic tracks by the iconic artists, from the 1950s to the 1980s, alongside modern remixes and unusual cover versions. Tossed in are a substantial number of new songs by emerging artists and from the thriving European contemporary funk/soul scene. In addition, the show extends into the R&B, jazz, disco, gospel, and Latin genres.  Join host Neil St Andrew and occasional guests. It's a killer mix!

Scone Bone Radio, Mondays at 7 pm

SconeBoneRadio: As we are being hijacked by complacency and automation, Scone Bone brings it back to the days when friends made mix tapes and humans ran radio stations.


1st Mondays – 50s and 60s Rock N Roll and Soul

2nd Mondays – Punk, Post Punk, Hardcore and Metal

3rd Mondays – Post Funk, Post Disco, Minimal, Electro, Hip Hop

4th Mondays – Interactive episode involving the guest and their collection of Vinyl

5th Mondays – Dissection of sub genres, studios, producers and themes

Origin Stories, Tuesdays 10 am - 12 noon

Each week ORIGIN STORIES examines the DNA of modern rap records by focusing on the songs that are sampled and interpolated within them. From classic rap albums to modern hits, most of what’s new is also old and in this show, we celebrate the sum and the parts of our favorite records.

9 to 5, every other Tuesday, 12- 1 pm

Christine Campbell will deliver current information about the employment market in Petaluma and will be conducting informational interviews with studio guests who really like what they do, whether it is working for a company, volunteering, taking care of loved ones, owning a business.  Listen in if you are a high school or college student, a parent or someone in mid-career who is curious about other fields to see what all is out there.  “9 to 5” Facebook page here.

MAYHEM with Judy Kirschner, Every other Tuesday 12 to 2 pm

What is the MAYHEM! show you ask?
Well it’s everything... but it starts with
deep soul/funk/psychedelic/garage/with a lotta local music.
From around the world, to your back yard.
But mostly I play what I like.
You may have heard it before or not...

Nonviolence Radio, every other Tuesday from 1 - 2 pm

Nonviolence Radio (formerly Peace Paradigm Radio) is a 60-minute program featuring news about nonviolence culture and movements around the world. The show also includes inspiring discussions with nonviolence practitioners and movement-builders. You can find more information about Nonviolence Radio and the Metta Center at their website.

The Dino Poortaste Show, Tuesdays from 2 - 4 pm

The "Dino Poortaste Show" crosses all musical boundaries. If it's good, he will play it! From the Rarity of the Vinyl 45 rpm B-side to a seldom heard Live Concert performance, Dino will weave a musical web and stories connecting artists and continents. So "Buckle up" and "Turn it Up"and prepare to take a weekly Magic Carpet Ride in Sound. Contact host Dana Porteous with your comments at

Music Club, Monday 11-noon

Music Club is a show where two friends come together and talk about music.  Good music, bad music, weird music, music that everyone knows and music that no one knows.  Miguel knows everything, and Christine is along for the glorious ride and adds in personal details that no one asked for.  Tune in on Tuesdays @ 4 for an hour of music, and two annoying voices pandering for a bit.

The Dr. Angela Hour, Tuesdays 5 - 6 pm

Welcome to the Dr. Angela Hour. Do you control your mind, or does it control you? A talk show delving into a range of mind-brain, brain-body, spirit-soul, personal-political, life-afterlife, and other topics, such as: What is the mind and why do we have one? How much say do we have in our own behaviors and feelings? What is "normal" mental health and what is not? What is this thing called happiness; can we be happy? What is unhappiness, sadness, depression? Issues of sleeplessness, anxiety, fear, trauma. Addictions to sex, love, relationships, people. Problem emotional patterns & traps, how to break free. Addictions to pills, pot, alcohol, other drugs. What is gambling all about? Is it healthy? Keys to creativity and why these matter. The spirit and the self, who and whatever these are. Life, death, loss, grief, and issues of after-life possibilities. How do we think; are we free to think freely/clearly? and much more. Dr. Angela, also known as an author, speaker, psychologist and social worker, Dr. Angela Browne-Miller, will delve into all this, sometimes solo, sometimes with guests, sometimes with listener's questions. Email Dr. Angela with your questions at

The Lemonade Stand with Steven Hancock, Tuesdays 6 - 7 pm

The Lemonade Stand is a weekly, 1-hour, radio program focused on youth leadership and development in the local area with your host Steven Hancock.  This blended music/talk show will be focused on youth leadership, development, and inspirational stories happening locally.  Discussions will focus on what makes a good leader, how to get yourself through challenging situations, how to stand up to adversity, and current issues facing our youth and some solutions.  A multi-genre variety of music will be woven in with all music having a positive or uplifting message. Guests will also be asked to submit music they feel is inspirational and of support to them.

State of the Union with DG the 30 Something, Alternating Tuesdays at 7 pm

State of the Union is a live non-partisan talk radio show that initiates the conversation about policies and issues that affect both populations both locally and at the national level through the viewpoint of a 30 Something. The show includes guests, audience questions, and a good laugh from time to time. Hosted by Domenica Giovannini.

Lifestyle & Fitness Choice, Alternating Tuesdays at 7 pm

Al Scardino‘s show will bring together his background as a lifestyle and fitness strategist, nutrition consultant and med tech to share information, entertainment and fun about healthy lifestyles and fitness for all.

The Survivor's Guide to Life, every other Wednesday from 10-11 am

The Survivor’s Guide to Life is an on-going series of discussions between Dr. Peter Bernstein - a coach and mentor with nearly 50 years of experience working with emotional trauma and its impacts and podcast host, Jenny Stevenson - a seasoned coach and mentor who has worked with Dr. Bernstein for more than a decade. Each podcast will cover real-world examples of the various traumas, difficulties and struggles of life, and how developing an attitude of resilience can do more than merely help one cope - resilience can result in personal growth, an attitude of hope and ever-increasing joy in life. For more information go to our website at

Women's Spaces Wednesdays at 11 - 12 pm

This show is dedicated to and conducts interviews with ordinary women doing extraordinary things. Elaine first produced the show in 1978 on KBBF FM in Santa Rosa, the nation's first bilingual radio station, and it lasted until 1981. In 2007 Elaine and her partner Kenneth Norton resurrected the show for TV with her first TV broadcast on Santa Rosa Community station through Comcast Cable Access. In December 2011 she produced her 200th TV show. In September 2012 Elaine again began producing the Women's Spaces Radio Show on Radio KBBF-89.1 FM out of their Santa Rosa, CA studio.

The Project Censored Show, Wednesday from 1 - 2 pm

The Project Censored Show is a weekly public affairs program that airs Wednesdays from 1 to 2 pm Pacific time on KPCA radio 103.3 in Petaluma. The program is an extension of the work Project Censored began in 1976 celebrating independent journalism while fighting media censorship, deconstructing propaganda, and supporting a truly free press. The program focuses on “The News That Didn’t Make the News.” Each week, the Project Censored team conducts in-depth interviews with their guests and offer hard-hitting commentary and analysis on the key political, social, and economic issues of the day with an emphasis on critical media literacy. Beginning in 2010, and roughly 300 broadcasts later, the program is nationally syndicated on 40 stations and growing. To learn how to bring the Project Censored Show to your community, contact or Anthony Fest at

Talking with Rabbi Ted, Every other Thursday 10-11 am

Rabbi Ted Feldman's hour-long talk show focuses on cultural issues, historical and current events. His guests include some of the most fascinating people in our community. Rabbi Feldman joined B’nai Israel Jewish Center of Petaluma on August 1, 2005. Before coming to Petaluma, he served ten years as executive director of Jewish Family and Children’s Services of the East Bay.  Prior to that, he was the executive director of the Jewish Federation of the Sacramento Region. Before coming to California in 1992, he was the campaign director of the South Palm Beach County Jewish Federation in Boca Raton, Florida. In addition to his work in fundraising, Ted was also director of the Jewish Community Relations Council, director of planning, and responsible for the federation’s Jewish education efforts in South Palm Beach County. Rabbi Feldman served two other synagogues during his extensive career in Columbus, GA (8 years) and Boca Raton, FL (6 years). With a lifelong commitment to the Jewish and general community, he received his bachelor’s degree in psychology at Roosevelt University in Chicago, and a Master of Arts and Ordination from the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York.

Psychic Readings with Katy Z. Every other Thursday 10-11 am

Call in and join me for an intuitive reading to help you see your life more clearly.  I hope to help you recognize and listen to your own intuition (also known as your Inner Voice) to lead you to see more clearly the direction that’s best for you in your current situation.
I am a licensed massage therapist, reiki master/teacher, and intuitive counselor.  I’ve owned my own business since 1995 teaching classes and providing wellness services in Sonoma County.  Visit my website at

Connecting Through Story Medium with Elle Gosser alternate Thursdays 11:30-12 pm

This show is a space to listen to other people's life experiences, and in turn, share their own stories. It is my hope, that these personal stories, will help the listener to reflect on their own life journey. Even though we all walk different lives, with different opinions, goals and experiences, we are all connected through our humanity and collective history. We often forget how much our stories shape us and cement our view of the world. The "who we are" comes partly from how we remember and understand our own history. In this polarized world, many people feel entitled to their rightness, however, looking at life through a different lense could benefit us all. It is my hope to create a space that reminds us to be less reactive, to listen with less judgement, and to find connection where we think we have none, helping us all to listen to ourselves and others with more kindness.
Catherine Bennett is my co-host; together we delve into different topics and themes, sharing perspectives and stories that remind us that we're more connected than we think. If you're interested in submitting a story to be aired, please join my facebook group, "Connecting Through Story- Medium". We would love to hear from you, and help share your story.

The Beatles Under-Cover, Thursdays from 12 - 2 pm

The Beatles Under-Cover is hosted by Petaluma resident Paul The Walrus Strobeck. On this show the Walrus will be playing The Beatles as covered by other musical artists. The Walrus will include original and cover songs by The Fab Four along with songs from their solo careers. In addition, he hopes the show will evolve over time to include music from various musicians and friends from The Beatles sphere of influence with occasional live in-studio performances featuring local musicians covering the band. Send your Beatles cover suggestions and requests to:


Phil and Ariel's Mixtape, Thursdays 5 - 7 pm

Welcome to Phil and Ariel’s Mixtape on KPCA, Petaluma’s community access radio station.  This is the show where we play songs that you don’t usually hear on the radio.  Sometimes they’ll be from well-known artists that pretty much everyone knows.  And other times they could be from small local bands you’ve never heard of.  But one thing that they all have in common is that they are songs we like and we want you to hear. Petaluma residents since 2014, Phil and Ariel are excited to become a more active part of the community.  Growing up in families that constantly surrounded themselves with music, they have always dreamed of one day being able to share their love of the art form with anyone who is willing to listen.

Let's JAM! with Cindy Thomas, Thursdays 7 - 9 pm

Let's JAM! with Cindy Thomas will provide you with an earful of jammin' tunes. You'll hear plenty of rock but be prepared to open your mind to some R&B, jazz, bluegrass and anything else.

Send your comments & requests to
Twitter: @KPCAletsjam
Facebook: KPCA Let's Jam
Let there be songs to fill the air...
~ Hunter / Garcia

Mood Music for Mischief with Stephen Stark, Saturday noon - 2 pm

Professor Stark's show shares a wide variety of Classical music with a playful twist to the airwaves.

Two Mooks and a Mic, Fridays from 12 - 1 pm

Featuring Matt Maguire and Jim Thomas. Two Mooks and a Mic is a wide-ranging talk show discussing anything and everything that strikes our fancy, from the micro-local to the intergalactic. We will be talking about local, regional, national and international politics, current cultural, entertainment and human events. We'll also be having guest interviews, reminiscences, conjectures and hopefully, a little comic relief. We hope listeners will be entertained, and maybe learn a factoid or two in the process.

Healing Within featuring Annemarie Lafferty, Fridays 1 - 2 pm

Annemarie Lafferty - Public Speaker, Neuro Emotional Therapist in private practice and radio talk show host of  "Healing Within"  brings her expertise of subconscious therapy to Petaluma. Specializing in PTSD, chronic behavior patterns and teen wellness, Annemarie's message is one of support and inspiration to truly heal from past traumas while learning mindfulness techniques.

Sunday Funday with Sunday Alexandria-Avise Simon, Fridays 2 - 3 pm

It's Friday! Share your Friday with me as we talk about musical content, tv, news, life, and happiness. My name is Sunday and its gonna be a fun day!

Full Circle Sessions with DJ Said, Fridays 3 - 5 pm

“Full Circle Sessions”: Hailing from Lagos Nigeria, DJ Said features a variety of old and new music from the US and around the world.  With a massive music collection that’s a result of 40 years of globetrotting, DJing and music production, DJ Said will showcase Afro beat, jazz, funk, reggae, soulful house, electronica and more.  He mixes up each show with his eclectic upbeat tunes to enhance your Friday afternoon. Special guest musicians and DJs from the North Bay and beyond will be featured on various shows.  Join DJ Said every Friday for 2 hours of musical excitement.

Live Archive with Ed Perlstein, Fridays 5 - 7 pm

Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” ― Plato
The Live Archive Show, hosted by Ed Perlstein, will be playing unreleased live concert recordings.  You heard right…unreleased…and rare.  From Bob Marley to Bob Dylan, you’ll hear tracks from concerts that will bring you right back to that special night you went to see your favorite band.
Ed has been collecting live concert recordings for most of his life; trading with other music lovers around the world.  Now he wants to share them with you.  Join Ed each Friday on KPCA starting at 5 PM for 2 hours of killer live tracks.  Tune in and hear music you have never heard before.
Contact host Ed Perlstein with your requests and feedback via his website

All Things Pilates, Sundays 2 - 2:30 pm

Darien Gold, the host of "All Things Pilates" is a Second Generation classical Pilates instructor who continues to impart her 25 years of Pilates expertise to students locally and internationally. Listeners can expect additional information about Pilates, both Classical and Contemporary, as well as glean expertise from those in complementary health modalities such as podiatry, chiropractic and a variety of physical therapies. To listen to previous shows or to learn more about Pilates, please visit Darien's website:
Darien was the first Second Generation Classical Pilates instructor to present the traditional Intermediate Mat repertoire in an app, Studio Darien Pilates. It was selected by Pilates Style Magazine in 2010 as one of the Top 10 Best DVDs of the Year. Two years later, Pilates Style Magazine selected her second app, Studio Darien Advanced Pilates for the same honor.
For those listeners who are just starting their Pilates practice, Darien's basic mat DVD, The First Seven, is available on Amazon, and her newly redesigned apps for Apple devices are in the App Store and at Google Play for Android devices.

Nanners and Boo, Sundays at 2:30 pm

Nanners and Boo are a sibling duo, serious about not being serious on the radio.

Each Sunday 2:30 to 3:00, these two kids produce their own variety show including 8 year old humor, puzzles, books, slime recipes, original stories, great music, and information on fun local family activities you probably didn’t know existed. Links, photos, and archived shows at

Benedettiville, Sundays at 3 pm

We here at Benedettiville’s Small Town Adventures are concerned for the wellbeing and health of our world’s creativity and imagination.  As such, we bring a ripe and bountiful hour of stories, songs, interviews, and radio dramas for you and your family.  Paint on the radio with Paint Like a Robert Boss!  Stay informed about Petaluma’s underreported problem with Trolls!  Hear the adventures of our pasta secret agents in Mission Inpastabowl.  All this and more.  Every week.

The Van Der Mix, Sundays at 4 pm

The Van Der Mix: Representing Gen Z, by blasting Petaluma’s Public Access airwaves with healthy doses of anti-pop, gangsta rap, and self -loathing, since 2017. Trust me, it’s actually a lot more fun than it sounds.

Not Your Mother's Storytime, Sundays from 5 - 6 pm

Gather ‘round the radio and hear stories read out loud by Readers Theatre founder Jennifer March. Grown-up stories. Be moved. Be touched. Be horrified. Be enlightened. Reignite your imagination, a rare opportunity these days. Let it stretch its legs and draw you into places you’ve never been, with people you’ve never met, doing things you may never do. Just remember, this is not your mother’s storytime… Visit the Not Your Mother's Storytime online. Contact host Jennifer March at

The Petaluma Radio Players, Sundays at 6 pm

In less than three years on the San Francisco Bay Area theatre circuit, after breathing new life into radio classics like 'The Shadow' in 2015, followed by the staging of 'Slay Bells Ring (Are you listening?),' four comedic original one-acts which played to sold out houses at the Hotel Petaluma in 2016, the Petaluma Radio Players, the North Bay's most eclectic and energized radio theatre company, are continuing to churn out a cornucopia of radio plays including vintage dramas like 'One Way Passage' (1932) and 'Trifles' (1916), and modern fare like the tear-jerking 'The Next Move' and in-stitches comedic noir parody, 'Story: A Detective Story.' We produce two radio plays per month. Join our podcast. Join our mailing list: Prepare to giggle and cry. You'll find the Players' archive here:

The Movie Muse, Sundays at 6:00 pm

Hi, I’m Naomi Takeuchi, and I’m the MovieMuse! If you like the movies or are thinking about making them, Petaluma and Sonoma County are rich with film festivals, programs and other resources. We’ll have a chance to chat about films that are screening and have special guests as well. Our phone lines and our social media channels will be monitored so we’ll be able to consider any opinions you may have. If you want to engage in the film industry and be inspired, tune into my show, “The Movie Muse”, Sundays at 6:30pm on KPCA103.3 FM or You can find archived recordings of previously aired shows here:

Every Sunday w/jB, Sundays at 7 pm

An hour of music, carefully selected for deep ears, with ground rules:

  • broadcasts every week, so set your calendars
  • aggressively eclectic, there are no generic boundaries to good music
  • each show has a one-word theme to organize the playlist
  • expect lyrics that linger, rhythms that insinuate, vibes that ring true
  • no music played that your host JB doesn't like a lot! that's a promise

Because, when opinions fly like shrapnel, sharing music is an urgent project.

The Midnight Skeptic, Sundays at 8 pm

KPCA - LP 103.3fm is happy to have in its Sunday evening lineup -The Midnight Skeptic - 8PM to 9PM, featuring Dave Murphy. The MidnightSkeptic talks about science oriented topics, and critiques, from a scientific point of view, paranormal phenomena, complimentary and alternative health practices, New Age energy healing, non-traditional therapies, and scientific denialist topics that have a profound influence on governmental policies (ie - Climate Change, anti Vaxxers, GMOs, Nuclear energy, EPA and FDA decisions).  The Midnight Skeptic hopes to be both educational and humorous and non-confrontational.  Guest speakers and call-ins will eventually come to be an exciting part of the show.  Think critically, everyone!!!

The Stem Radio Half Hour with Eric and Emma, Sunday & Wednesday at 10 pm