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Program Schedule

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Jazz and Blues Programming

The Roots of Smooth (Jazz) – Mondays 6 p.m. Central Time.

Jazz Images – Mondays 7 p.m. (88.5 FM HD-1)

Jazz Happening Now (Jazz) – Mondays 8 p.m. Central Time.

Roger "Hurricane" Wilson's American Music - Mondays 9 p.m.Central Time. 

Beale Street Caravan (Blues) – Tuesdays 9 p.m., Wednesdays 6 p.m. Central Time.

After Hours (Smooth Jazz) - Thursdays 9 p.m. Central Time.

Jazz Night In America - Sundays 8 p.m. Central Time.

Jazz Variations – Sundays 9 p.m., Tuesdays 10 p.m. Central Time.

Mississippi Valley Blues Society (MVBS) (Blues) - Tuesdays 6 p.m., Wednesdays 9 p.m., Thursdays 6 p.m. Central Time.

Bluegrass Review – Saturdays 2 a.m. Central Time.

Please visit the HD-1 Programming Block Schedule or HD-2 Programming Block for a listing of the various genres we feature on our station and for more Jazz and Blues Programming

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Public Radio International (PRI) Programming
All in Central Time unless otherwise noted.

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The World
- Monday through Friday at 5 p.m.

The Tavis Smiley Show LogoThe Tavis Smiley Show
- Mondays at 8 a.m.

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Jazz Happening Now - Mondays at 8 p.m. 

Other community interest programming can be heard on KALA-HD2 or 106.1 FM 

In Black America – Fridays 9 p.m.

Relevant Or Irrelevant - Fridays 9:30 p.m. 

New Inspiration For The Nation - Fridays 10 p.m.

IowaWatch Connection - Fridays 10:30 p.m.

Philosophy Talk - Sundays 4 p.m. (This DOES NOT air on the first Sunday of the month, instead you can listen to America Abroad

America Abroad - First Sunday of the Month at 4 p.m. 

Christopher Close-Up – Sundays 5 p.m.

American Catholic Radio – Sundays 5:30 p.m.

Jazz Images – (Encore) 8 p.m. Fridays and 6 p.m. Sundays