KLDK-LP 96.5 FM is a low power (50 watt) local radio station run entirely by volunteers. The station broadcasts an eclectic mix of music, local news and syndicated programming, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. We strive to serve our community, and  welcome program contributions by the community. For more information call the library at (505) 579-9181.

KLDK has no funding source other than the library and you, our listeners. Donations of any amount are appreciated to help keep the station on the air. Likewise, if you are able, please support our syndicated programs if you listen to them:

Current Schedule:

  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
6-7 am              
7-8 am              
8-9 am   Democracy Now!  Democracy Now!  Democracy Now!  Democracy Now!  Democracy Now!   
9-10 am


       Petronilo's Revenge   The Bioneers (9:00- 9:30)
10-11 am          Petronilo's Revenge   Arcenio el Norteño
11 am -12 pm             Arcenio el Norteño
12-1 pm           Radio Ecoshock  
1-2 pm Alternative Radio            
2-3 pm Radio Ecoshock            
3-4 pm


4-5 pm            
5-6 pm Sky and Cosmos Democracy Now! Democracy Now! Democracy Now! Democracy Now! Democracy Now! Saturday Soul
6-7 pm             Saturday Soul
7-8 pm     The Show of Love   The Four Directions Broadcast   The Rhodes Show
8-9 pm     The Show of Love Jami's Scratchy Hour  The Irie Show    
9-10 pm       Oddio  The Irie Show    
10pm - 6 am              

Alternative Radio - Alternative Radio, established in 1986, is a weekly one-hour public affairs program offered free to all public radio stations in the US, Canada, Europe and beyond. AR provides information, analyses and views that are frequently ignored or distorted in other media.

Radio EcoShock - Latest science, authors, issues - from climate change, oceans, forests, pollution, Peak Oil, the economy, and peace. Alex Smith is the host of the syndicated weekly show and is in his seventh year on the air as of 2012. Previously, Smith was a researcher for global environment group, print journalist, homesteader, world-traveler, and private investigator.

Democracy Now! - A daily, global, independent news hour anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Democracy Now! presents daily headlines followed by in-depth discussions from a rich diversity of people and perspectives rarely heard from in mainstream media, Guests include international journalists, scholars, respected scientists, authors, analysts, artists, filmmakers and ordinary people who are most affected by the news events.

The Show of Love- Romance. Passion. Puppy Love. Heart Ache. Revenge. All of these timeless themes reign on The Show of Love every Tuesday night from 7-9pm. Join DJ Badu as he gets down to the heart of the matter. 

Sky and Cosmos- In Embudo Valley, we are lucky to have one of the more pristine star gazing arenas- crisp desert air domed by lights of celestial masses far, far away. Spend a half hour each Sunday afternoon listening to DJ Lee Mesibov use his vast knowledge to describe of the nighttime skies for the week. You can also catch him at star gazing parties around Dixon about once a month!

Jami's Scratchy Record Hour - Nope. Don't tune your dial. What you hear are the dust and grooves of history during "Jami's Scratchy Record Hour". DJ Jami, from way down the 2nd Arroyo, spins his vintage collection of records while sprinkling in bits of facts and lore between sets. Kinda like the ham hocks floating in a musical stew. And it don't get betta' than that!

Oddio- Jami brings us another hour of an eclectic mix of outsider music, world music, found sound, and unclassifiable ear candy. If you Google "oddio" it also means "Oh my god" in Italian, which seems strangely appropos. 

Petronilo's Revenge- After a nice shot of news on Thursday morning, DJ Mopey Brew bewitches the airwaves of KLDK with a concoction of "Canciones del Corazon". Her set will knock your heart to the beats of Jalisco and other Mexican genres.

The Irie Show- DJ Josh Johnson brings us the funk and groove of dub and reggae music from around the world. Skank step to the beat every week.

The Four Directions Broadcast- Through the lens of the four directions- earth, wind, fire, and water, - DJs Melanie Kirby, Rob Heyduck, and Adrienne Rosenberg strive to explore the many paths and traditions unique to Southwestern agriculture. We honor the teachers, human and non, who broadcast their seeds of wisdom for the future of farming and our community. Each show consists of thoughtful interviews with home grown experts, global news, a local events calendar, readings from the farmer's Almanac, music, poetry, and more! 

The Bioneers: Revolution from the Heart of Nature- The Bioneers: Revolution from the Heart of Nature is an award-winning annual 13-part radio and audio series featuring breakthrough solutions for people and planet.The greatest social and scientific innovators of our time celebrate the genius of nature and human ingenuity. The kaleidoscopic scope covers biomimicry, ecological design, social and racial justice, women’s leadership, ecological medicine, indigenous knowledge, spirituality and psychology. It’s leading-edge, hopeful, charismatic, provocative, timely and timeless – like nothing you’ve heard before.

Arcenio el Norteño Show – A weekend favorite, Dixon’s own Archie plays music from Northern New Mexico and other surrounding regions that gives each Saturday a kick of local spice and rhythm. Viva Norteno!

Soul Show- Gotta fever? An itch for something you can't quite scratch? Well then, the DJ Soul Doctor, aka Winston Woods, is in!!  As your rhythm chiropractor, Soul Doctor prescribes the following for your body's aches and pains - Rhythm and Blues, Blues, Soul, Rock and Roll, Ethnic, Pop, and other musical elixirs to alleviate your ailments.

The Rhodes Show- They're back! Which can only mean one thing for Mary and Nelson Rhodes- even more music than before. Ever popular "The Rhodes Show" is an unexpected mix of all types of music from all eras. So hold on to your fedora,  you never know what's around the next audio corner.

Community PSAs - Everyday, twice a day, KLDK brings you community PSAs. During these minutes, you can find out what’s going on around the valley. If you would like to submit a PSA to air on the radio, please contact Chuck Wright . (Weekdays 9 am and 6 pm; Weekends 9 am and 5 pm)



****All other times during the week, KLDK brings you a host of music from most efficient and diverse DJ at the station- DJ Computer Hard Drive (DJ Drive for short).