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:


The Mansion Metaphor, and Donuts Galore

April 15: Day 1 of Stories From the Other Side, a collaboration between rising journalists from the University of Utah, graduates of The Other Side Academy (TOSA), Amplify Utah, and KRCL's RadioACTive.


TURN Community Services gets garden beds ready for spring, and you can help.

Music from homegrown bands playing this year's Tiny Porch Concert. Plus, Empanada Fest, All You Can Greek Feasting While Fasting, and Skywatcher Leo T.


Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Month This May

RadioACTive the Talanoa Way, with Stephanie Mahina. Tune in as she talks story and dives deep into Utah's Pasifika community. Emilio Manuel Camu, VP of OCA National Center will stop in to share their advocacy work in the community and the arts. Then Setaleki Manu of Netflix's "The Outlaws" shares about his experiences as a Pasifika actor in Hollywood.


Celebrating 50 years of healing and community with the Rape Recovery Center.

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Tribal coalition launches new Native Helpline. Plus, Bitter Lemon at Plan-B, and Bedroom Poetry at Mestizo Arts.