Thank you for your support of RadioACTive, KRCL's community affairs program for grassroots activists, community builders, punk rock farmers and DIY makers a muscicians. Tune in weeknights at 6 as the RadioACTive team passes the mic so folks can share their stories and the causes they care about.

If you missed the show or want to listen again, visit the RadioACTive Archives or listen on-demand. And catch audio clips from the show every day at 6:50 a.m., 10:50 a.m. and 2:50 p.m.

Executive Producer, Host: Lara Jones 

Production Assistant:  Valene MC

Production Assistant: Connor Estes

Volunteer Hosts:

  • Mondays: Olivia Jaramillo (debuting June 3, 2024)

  • Tuesdays: Risshan Leak

  • Wednesdays: Nick Burns

  • Thursdays: Stephanie Mahina & Val MC (RadioACTive the Talanoa Way)

  • Fridays: Aldine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer

  • Emeritus Host: Tamrika Khvtisiashvili

GET INVOLVED: If you have a story idea for RadioACTive and a song to match, then let's hear it! Email with your ideas or simply dedicate a song to someone in your life or a cause you support -- either just may end up on the show. Or call 385-800-1889 and leave a voicemail with your story idea and song to match.

Ways to listen:


Holocaust Remembrance, Gaza Reflections, Student Protests

UoU Professors Amos Guiora and Kendall Gerdes talk with RadioACTive on the 7-month anniversary of Hamas' Oct. 7 attack and while student protests roil across college campuses, including here in Utah. Plus, Art Access' annual 300 Plates fundraiser to support programming for artists with disabilities.


No More Manic Mondays -- Let's Get Out and About!

Start planning your summer fun as Lara and Tamrika bring you cool stuff to do every Monday in May. Tonight: May is National Bike Month. Get your tuneup info, find out where to ride, rules of the road, and more. Plus, My County Rec Pass, Grid Zine Fest, and Voices of Utah on the Jordan River.


Red Butte Garden offers tips and tricks for planting season

Punk Rock Farmer Friday starts @ 6PM with fresh local music from Hear Utah Music (HUM) at The City Library. Plus, Jonathan K, New Americans International Night Market, and Skywatcher Leo T.


Pasifika Filmmakers Share Fight to Save the Sacred Land, Mauna Kea

RadioACTive the Talanoa Way, with Stephanie Mahina. Tune in as she talks story and dives deep into Utah's Pasifika community with Jenilyn Su'a to discuss the Pacific Islander candidates running for Utah's House of Representatives. Aaron Welcher of ACLU of Utah shares Protester's rights in Utah. Filmmakers, Jalena Keane-Lee and Hāwane Rios share their new feature length documentary, Standing Above the Clouds in their fight to protect Hawai'i's sacred Mauna Kea.