RADIO SCHEDULE

Each week, The Commonwealth Club's radio programs bring important and interesting speakers to audiences across the country. Our program is the oldest continuous radio program in the United States. You can hear the Club on more than 230 public and commercial stations throughout the country. Please bookmark this page and check back often; broadcast topics and dates may change.

Radio Stations: We would love to add you to our national network of stations. If you would like to air The Commonwealth Club radio program, please contact us.

The Club has four different radio program feeds:

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

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

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

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

 

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

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 evenings at 8 p.m.

KQED Broadcast Date

Available for National Broadcast

Program

Recording Date

Friday, February 9 Friday, February 23 Walter E. Hoadley Annual Economic Forecast January 26, 2018
Friday, February 16 Friday, February 23 Niall Ferguson: Politics, Power and Networks January 24, 2018
Friday, February 23 Friday, March 2 David Frum: The Corruption of American Democracy February 5, 2018
Friday, March 2 Friday, March 9 Emily Chang: Breaking up the Silicon Valley Boys' Club February 15, 2018
Friday, March 9 Friday, March 16 Rep. Adam Schiff: Investigating Russia and Defending Democracy February 20, 2018
Friday, March 16 Friday, March 23 Weathering the Storm: Mayors of Houston, Miami and Columbia February 7, 2018
Friday, March 23 Friday, March 30 Amy Chua: Political Tribes March 7, 2018
Friday, March 30 Friday, April 6 Betty Reid Soskin: A Legacy of Service March 8, 2018

 

Radio Schedule for KLIV 1590 AM in San Jose:

The content listed below airs on KLIV Radio 1590 AM in San Jose. Most 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 Mondays at 11 p.m.

Broadcast Date

Program

Recording Date

Monday, February 19 Dr. Gloria Duffy: Getting Things Done January 18, 2018
Monday, February 26 Carl Pope: Climate of Hope February 13, 2018
Monday, March 5 Emily Chang: Breaking up the Silicon Valley Boys' Club February 15, 2018
Monday, March 12 Rep. Adam Schiff: Investigating Russia and Defending Democracy February 20, 2018
Monday, March 19 Rick Steves: Traveling as a Political Act February 17, 2018
Monday, March 26 Journalist Steve Coll: How America Became Ensnared in Afghanistan February 12, 2018

 

Radio Schedule for KRCB 91-FM in Rohnert Park:

Content listed below airs on KRCB Radio 91 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 91 FM air Sunday evenings at 9 p.m.

Broadcast Date

Program

Recording Date

Sunday, February 18 Weathering the Storm: Mayors of Houston, Miami and Columbia February 7, 2018
Sunday, February 25 Power Shift: the End of Gasoline Cars? February 13, 2018
Sunday, March 4 Cloudy Days for Solar? February 21, 2018
Sunday, March 11 Dooley and Pelosi: Bridging Trump's Divide March 1, 2018
Sunday, March 18 Is Silicon Valley as Green as It Claims? March 6, 2018
Sunday, March 25 TBA TBA

 

Radio Schedule for KALW 91.7 FM in San Francisco:

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

All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KALW 91.7 FM air Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m.; however, they do not air every single week. Refer to the dates listed below.

Broadcast Date

Program

Recording Date

Tuesday, February 6 How Hippie Food Changed the Way We Eat January 30, 2018
Tuesday, February 20 Mayor Michael Tubbs: Reinventing Stockton February 5, 2018
Tuesday, March 20 Betty Reid Soskin: A Legacy of Service March 8, 2018
Tuesday, March 27 Crafting a Creative Life, with Brit Morin March 21, 2018