RadioActive, a community affairs program for community builders and grassroots activists, airs weeknights at 6 p.m. Be part of the conversation that makes your community better.

Executive Producer and Host Lara Jones is joined each night by a Community Co-Host:

  • Mondays: Dr. David Derezotes of the Peace & Conflict Studies Program at the University of Utah (every other Monday)
  • Tuesdays: Ma Black
  • Wednesdays: Nick Burns
  • Thursdays: Billy Palmer
  • Fridays: Aldine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer
If you have an idea -- guest, topic, something new -- for RadioActive, send an email to
RadioActive theme song written and recorded by Rowan Stigner

RadioActive: September 14, 2017

Stories of Refugees and Italian Immigrants as RadioActive Highlights Welcoming Week and Festa Italiana. Plus, Vincenzo Bencini & Luca de Paolis Play Italian Classics in the Studio


RadioActive: September 13, 2017

Founders Day Fight in Wellsville, Northwestern Band of the Shoshone Nation, Live and Drive Electric


RadioActive: September 12, 2017

Deep dive into DACA with Community Co-host Ma Black, Latinos in Action, National Education Association, Divided by Deportation, DACA recipient Adam Ledesma, Mexican Consulate in SLC. Plus, Voterise launches #GiveWhen to support voter registration drive, and street artist Vexta reports him from her 5-story project in downtown SLC


RadioActive: September 11, 2017

9/11 Service and Remembrance Day, We Got Your Back, Utah YES, Handshake Diplomacy in a post-9/11 World