"The Voice of Maui" KAKU is home to a wide variety of talk and entertainment show that are all volunteer-staffed.
BISCUITS AND GRAVY
The Biscuits and Gravy Comedy Hour is a community based talk show featuring local comedians Chuck Sauce and Vince Foti from Maui's own Power Up Comedy group. The Gravy Train departs every Wednesday at 11am Replay 6pm Saturday
THE DRAG QUEEN DIARIES
Coming soon to KAKU
FRIDAY NIGHT FRIGHTS
Friday Night Frights Hosted by Killah Kal & Tony Midnite. FNF is an Entertainment Show, airing Friday Nights @ 8 pm on KAKU 88.5FM and also a Visual Version airs on Akaku Blue Channel 55 @12 Midnight on Fridays
The NERDWatch is a local, Maui grown NERD culture podcast. Hosted by former Maui morning radio personality and founder of the NERDWatch, G Money along with a cast of notable Maui personalities
OFF THE RECORD
Off The Record with Bill Best: A conversation with the creative and community minded people of Maui; musicians, artists, writers, teachers, the movers and shakers, builders and makers, giving an insight into our island & the Arts Community of Maui.
THE SHAGGY JENKINS SHOW
Shaggy goes deeper into fields like Science, Medicine, and the historical stories that shaped the country we live in. Monday – Thursday at 12pm (replay Monday –Friday at 7am)
THE LOCAL SHOW
The Local Show is Maui’s only Wala’au (Talk) Show that airs Monday Through Thursday @1pm.
Ali B and the Mom Squad take on questions, concerns, and all the random things that moms in the modern world face.
THE MAUI ZAN SHOW
THE NURSE PRACTITIONERʻS SHOW
New show! New Host! Same old shirts... Fridays at 4pm.
"The Voice of Maui" KAKU is a member of the Pacifica Radio Network, and features some of the best presenters on radio! Below are some of the programs we carry from Pacifica.
THE ATTITUDE WITH ARNIE ARNESEN
Arnie provides pithy commentary, interviews and stories you won't hear anywhere else. Monday thru Thursday at 10am.
Friedman's blog covers voting rights and election integrity issues in the USA, and a number of other subjects related to media reform and political corruption from a progressive standpoint.
David Pakman hosts "The David Pakman Show," featuring the biggest political and news stories of the day, including lively debate with guests from all sides, analysis and stories no other shows are covering.
Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
An hour long radio program on science, technology, politics, and the environment. Fridays at 9am
Flashpoints is a daily, politically progressive investigative news and public affairs program broadcast
THE JIMMY DORE SHOW
Hosted by award winning comedian Jimmy Dore, This is an irreverent and humorous take on today's headlines and hypocrites. This program skewers politicians as well as the corporate mouthpieces which are today's main stream "news media".
LETTERS TO WASHINGTON
Letters to Washington sets out to cover stories of the day that include some aspect of the executive, legislative or judicial branch of the federal government in a clear, informative and accurate manner.
Project Censored was founded by Dr. Carl Jensen in 1976, and is a media research program working in cooperation with numerous independent media groups in the US.
RALPH NADER RADIO HOUR
The Ralph Nader Radio Hour is a weekly talk show broadcast on the Pacifica Radio Network, and is available as a podcast on iTunes. Ralph Nader is joined by co-hosts Steve Skrovan and David Feldman for a lively informative hour of interviews with some of the nation’s most influential movers and shakers, and thought provoking discussions of the weeks news.
THE UNION EDGE
Since 2008, The Union Edge has led robust but respectful discussions on issues that affect working and middle class families – education, voting, healthcare, employment rights, community activism and more. Hosted by Charles Showalter with co-hosts Angela Baughman and Brittany Sheets.
GLOBAL COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK SHOWS
"The Voice of Maui" KAKU is a on the Global Community Radio Network. Below are some of the programs we carry from GCR.
51%: THE WOMEN'S PERSPECTIVE
Host Allison Dunne talks to experts in their field for a wide-ranging, entertaining discussion of issues that not only fall into the traditional 'women's issues' category, but topics that concern us all as human beings and citizens of the global community.
DW's AfricaLink radio programs provides news and information on the latest developments in Africa, as well as on important international and German issues.
ALL IN THE MIND
An exploration of all things mental, All in the Mind is about the brain and behaviour, and the fascinating connections between them.
Earshot is about people, places, stories and ideas, in all their diversity.
Through its English broadcasting, Channel Africa delivers a global and local perspective that inspires its audiences.
INTERNATIONAL NEWS ROUND-UP
News from around the world from many nations.
LEFT, RIGHT, AND CENTER
Hosted by Josh Barro, Katrina Vanden Heuvel, and Rich Lowry. A weekly confrontation over politics, policy and popular culture
The half-hour radio show and podcast Living Planet makes the environment matter to you.
THE MEDIA PROJECT
The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with The Times Union's Rex Smith, WAMC's Alan Chartock, University at Albany Professor Rosemary Armao, and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld.
NHK WORLD RADIO JAPAN
This program helps connect Radio Japan listeners around the world. We read your e-mails and letters, host interviews, and cover other interesting topics based on your requests.
Nonprofit Radio is constantly picking the brains of authors, consultants and thought leaders to help small- and mid-size shops.
Pacific current affairs with a focus on Melanesia, hosted by Bruce Hill and Richard Ewart.
Armin Brott is a pioneer in the field of fatherhood and has been building better fathers for more than a decade. As the author of eight bestselling books on fatherhood, he’s helped millions of men around the world become the fathers they want to be—and that their children need them to be.
RADIO FRANCE INTERNATIONAL
RFI is a French current affairs radio station that broadcasts worldwide in French and 12 foreign languages. It draws on the expertise of its Paris-based editorial teams and unique global network of 400 correspondents to provide news bulletins and features which give listeners the keys to understanding the world.
THE SCIENCE HOUR
A collection of shows from the world of science that inform and entertain.
THIS WAY OUT
"This Way Out" is the award-winning internationally distributed weekly LGBT radio program, currently airing on over 200 local community radio stations around the world.