KLDK-LP 96.5 FM is a low power (50 watt) local radio station run entirely by volunteers. The station broadcasts an eclectic mix of music, local news and syndicated programming, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. We strive to serve our community, and  welcome program contributions by the community. For more information call the library at (505) 579-9181.

KLDK has no funding source other than the library and you, our listeners. Donations of any amount are appreciated to help keep the station on the air. Likewise, if you are able, please support our syndicated programs if you listen to them:

Current Schedule:

  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
6-7 am              
7-8 am              
8-9 am   Democracy Now!  Democracy Now!  Democracy Now!  Democracy Now!  Democracy Now!  Economic Update
9-10 am


          The Bioneers (9:00- 9:30)
10-11 am Spirit of Sunday, Music for Your Soul           Arcenio el Norteño
11 am -12 pm             Arcenio el Norteño
12-1 pm           Radio Ecoshock  
1-2 pm Alternative Radio           Up to the Beat
2-3 pm Radio Ecoshock           Up to the Beat
3-4 pm


          Up to the Beat
4-5 pm           Up to the Beat
5-6 pm Sky and Cosmos Democracy Now! Democracy Now! Democracy Now! Democracy Now! Democracy Now! Saturday Soul
6-7 pm             Saturday Soul
7-8 pm   Peak of the Week          
8-9 pm   Peak of the Week     The Irie Show    
9-10 pm         The Irie Show    
10pm - 6 am              

Alternative Radio - Alternative Radio, established in 1986, is a weekly one-hour public affairs program offered free to all public radio stations in the US, Canada, Europe and beyond. AR provides information, analyses and views that are frequently ignored or distorted in other media.

Radio EcoShock - Latest science, authors, issues - from climate change, oceans, forests, pollution, Peak Oil, the economy, and peace. Alex Smith is the host of the syndicated weekly show and is in his seventh year on the air as of 2012. Previously, Smith was a researcher for global environment group, print journalist, homesteader, world-traveler, and private investigator.

Democracy Now! - A daily, global, independent news hour anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Democracy Now! presents daily headlines followed by in-depth discussions from a rich diversity of people and perspectives rarely heard from in mainstream media, Guests include international journalists, scholars, respected scientists, authors, analysts, artists, filmmakers and ordinary people who are most affected by the news events.

Peak of the Week- Each week, DJ Reynolds Rye features one artist. He then branches out from there to those that influenced that weeks artist as well as those who are influenced by that week's artist. 

Sky and Cosmos- In Embudo Valley, we are lucky to have one of the more pristine star gazing arenas- crisp desert air domed by lights of celestial masses far, far away. Spend a half hour each Sunday afternoon listening to DJ Lee Mesibov use his vast knowledge to describe of the nighttime skies for the week. You can also catch him at star gazing parties around Dixon about once a month!

The Irie Show- DJ Josh Johnson brings us the funk and groove of dub and reggae music from around the world. Skank step to the beat every week.

The Bioneers: Revolution from the Heart of Nature- The Bioneers: Revolution from the Heart of Nature is an award-winning annual 13-part radio and audio series featuring breakthrough solutions for people and planet.The greatest social and scientific innovators of our time celebrate the genius of nature and human ingenuity. The kaleidoscopic scope covers biomimicry, ecological design, social and racial justice, women’s leadership, ecological medicine, indigenous knowledge, spirituality and psychology. It’s leading-edge, hopeful, charismatic, provocative, timely and timeless – like nothing you’ve heard before.

Arcenio el Norteño Show – A weekend favorite, Dixon’s own Archie plays music from Northern New Mexico and other surrounding regions that gives each Saturday a kick of local spice and rhythm. Viva Norteno!

Up to the Beat- DJ Lee plays the latest hits along with some not so known tracks. Regardless, his session will make you want to get up and shake a tale feather!

Soul Show- Gotta fever? An itch for something you can't quite scratch? Well then, the DJ Dr. Soul, aka Winston Woods, is in!!  As your rhythm chiropractor, Dr. Soul prescribes the following for your body's aches and pains - Rhythm and Blues, Blues, Soul, Rock and Roll, Ethnic, Pop, and other musical elixirs to alleviate your ailments.

Community PSAs - Everyday, twice a day, KLDK brings you community PSAs. During these minutes, you can find out what’s going on around the valley. If you would like to submit a PSA to air on the radio, please contact Chuck Wright . (Weekdays 9 am and 6 pm; Weekends 9 am and 5 pm)

Economic Update is a weekly program hosted by Richard D. Wolff played on over 50 stations nationwide. Wolff’s specialty on this program is to take complex economic issues and make them understandable, empowering listeners with information to analyze not only their own financial situation but the economy at large. By focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life - wages, jobs, taxes, debts, interest rates, prices, and profits - the program explores alternative ways to organize markets, and government policies.

****All other times during the week, KLDK brings you a host of music from most efficient and diverse DJ at the station- DJ Computer Hard Drive (DJ Drive for short).