Radio Schedule

Hear Club programs on more than 230 public and commercial stations throughout the United States.

NOTE: Bookmark this page and check back often; broadcast topics and dates may change.

In the Northern California Area, tune in to:

  • KQED (88.5FM in San Francisco) Fridays at 8 p.m. and Saturdays at 2 a.m.

  • KQEI (89.3FM in Sacramento) Fridays at 8 p.m. and Saturdays at 2 a.m.

  • KALW (91.7FM in San Francisco) Tuesdays at 7 p.m.

  • KLIV (1590AM in San Jose) Thursdays at 7 p.m.

  • KRCB (91FM in Rohnert Park) Sundays at 9 p.m.


The content listed below airs on KQED Radio, 88.5 FM, in San Francisco as well as on more than 230 radio stations nationwide and via podcast and CD.

All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KQED 88.5 FM air on Friday nights at 8 p.m.


Radio Schedule for KQED 88.5FM in San Francisco and the National Feed:

Broadcast Date Program  Recording Date
Friday, January 9 Andrew Young: Answering the Call for Leadership December 4
Friday, January 16 Tavis Smiley September 24
Friday, January 23 An Evening with Jared Diamond December 9
Friday, January 30 Steve Forbes and Alan Auerbach: Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Walter E. Hoadley Annual Economic Forecast January 23
Friday, February 6 Steven Brill January 13


The content listed below airs on KLIV Radio, 1590 AM,  in San Jose. many of the programs we run on KLIV are produced by the Club's Silicon Valley office in San Jose.

All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KLIV 1590 AM air on Thursday nights at 7 p.m.

Radio Schedule for KLIV 1590AM in San Jose:


Thursday, January 8 Francis Fukuyama: Political Order and Decay October 21
Thursday, January 15 John Lanchester in Conversation with Michael Lewis October 14
Thursday, January 22 Retired U.S. General Wesley Clark October 13
Thursday, January 29 A History of the World According to Beer November 5
Thursday, February 5 Aasif Mandvi in Coversation with Adam Savage January 29



Content listed below airs on KRCB Radio, 91.0 FM, in Rohnert Park. KRCB airs Climate One programs only. Climate One is a division of The Commonwealth Club that focuses on climate change issues.

All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KRCB 91FM air on Sunday nights at 9 p.m

Radio Schedule for KRCB 91FM in Rohnert Park:

Sunday, January 11 Part One: Climate Denial December 16
Sunday, January 18 Dr. Jane Lubchenco: The Stephen Schneider Award December 16
Sunday, January 25 GMOs June 11
Sunday, February 1 Oil Ahead January 12
Sunday, February 15 Down and Dirty  


Content listed below airs on KALW Radio, 91.7 FM, in San Francisco. The Commonwealth Club's Inforum division exclusively broadcasts its events on KALW.

All Commonwealth Club Inforum broadcasts on KALW air Tuesday nights at 7 p.m.; however, they do not air every single week. Refer to the dates listed below.

Radio Schedule for KALW 91.7FM in San Francisco:

Tuesday, February 3 Cornel West: A Tribute to Dr. Martin Lurther King, Jr. January 15
Tuesday, February 17 SF's Power Women of Eventbrite, ModCloth & One Kings Lane May 29
Tuesday, March 3 7 Reasons You Can't Miss This Event with BuzzFeed's CEO January 28