Listener Supported Radio

KWMR On-air Talent:

KWMR is interested in proposals for new programs. Email to contact Lyons Filmer, Program Director.

If you would like to contact one of KWMR's programmers, the best way is to email the Program Director, so she can forward your message to the host:

Programmers are listed alphabetically by last name.

Declan Katz
  Host of: Declan's Hour of Soul

Hosting a music show every other Wednesdays, 4-5 pm.

"My show is a show that plays soul from the 60's to today. My goal is to be able to seek new artists that take this genre in a new direction but also play classics. Some artist you'll hear are Al Green, D'Angelo, Anthony Hamilton, Prince, Curtis Mayfield, Hall and Oats, Rhye, Mayer Hawthorne and many others. Ideally, for guests I would like members of the soul community as well as artists."

Brian Kirven
  Host of: Learnin' Kirven
Brian “Swervin’” Kirven studied film and creative writing at San Francisco State University, and with a bachelor of arts This bachelor, married to life as a work of art, took to the roads of North, Central and South America on various motorcycle trips spanning three years. He wound down in Tomales Bay, writing the Greater American novel, watching birds, kayaking, etc. The “Swervin’” Kirven Show’s a two-hour excursion using music and spoken word to touch upon themes of ...More...
Patrick Kleeman
  Host of: The Kitchen Sink

Patrick Kleeman grew up in Colorado and bounced around the American Southwest and the island of St. Lucia before landing in West Marin. He works as an ecologist studying amphibians here in Point Reyes, and in the Sierra Nevada where some frog populations are undergoing precipitous declines.  

Paul Knight

Host of the occasional bluegrass/old-timey/Americana show, Paul is also a big help to KWMR with our “Sweethearts of the Radio” and “The Far West Fest,” and other live music events the station puts on.

Paul is a veteran bass player who has played and recorded with Peter Rowan, Laurie Lewis, Sandy Rothman and others. He is Road Manager and Engineer for David Grisman and has had a sound and production complany, PDK Sound System working in acoustic sound fo ...More...

Brenda Kohn
  Host of: Off The Cuff
Professor Kosmo
  Host of: Music with Professor Kosmo, World Playground, Woodstock West, Morning Music with KWMR, Sunday Celebration...Sacred, World and Gospel

Professor Kosmo is KWMR's behind-the-scenes wizard of twenty-four-hour-a-day programming, continually putting together music playlists of an incredible diversity of genres. Kosmo is the go-to genius who provides our loyal listeners with a constant stream of excellent music. Email the Professor at