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:


Best of Punk Rock Farmer Friday + Fresh Skywatcher Leo T

Memorial Day etiquette with SLC Cemetery Sexton. Urban Farm Reports with Conservation Garden Park and Little Gay Garden. And live music recorded on the show from Bat Brain, Clotele, and Fur Foxen.


Meet the DJ behind KRCL's Beat Garden

KRCL volunteer DJ Matt Skaggs shares some of his origin story with a Beat Garden playlist to match. Mestizo Arts and its new Pride exhibit with artists HALO and Julian Croft. Downwinder, advocate Mary Dickson on the countdown to expand, save RECA.


Utah Youth Symphony players lead petition to Save Abravanel Hall

Find out why kids today love the hall their parents' taxes built. An update on Carolyn on Kensington's summer concerts, which SLC has given the greenlight. And Utah poet Rob Carney, who's just released The Book of Drought.


Summer is a great time to pursue new hobbies.

RadioACTive has suggestions, from skateboarding, coffee and chess club, and Esports and gaming to creative writing, landscape design, and wine pairing tutorials.