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.

Charles Schultz
  Host of: The Local Organon
Ellen Shehadeh
  Host of: ViewPoint, ViewPoint (repeat)

I have loved radio since I was a child growing up in Los Angeles. Much later in life, when I was completely hooked on public affairs programming, I was fortunate to work for 2 years as an intern, volunteer and free lance producer on KQED's "Forum". The eclectic format suited my natural curiosity, and I got a certain rush when Noam Chomsky took my calls. Noam hasn't called since I left KQED. So, it was a given that I would have a show that is all over the map- from f ...More...

Grey Shepard
  Host of: Between Rock and A Jazz Place

 Grey Shepard was born and raised in NYC three blocks from Times Square. He arrived here in West Marin after spending 20 years in Boulder, CO. as a social worker during the day, and rock 'n roll stage manager and theatrical sound designer at night. Grey has worked at Boulder's KGNU as a live engineer and has now enjoyed the privilege of programming his music-oriented radio show for KWMR since 2002.     &nb ...More...

Lil' Shorty
  Host of: Shorty's Bunkhouse

born into bluegrass , shorty started attending festivals as a young kid and sleeping on the ground in an old handmade quilt while her degenerate family picked music into the night and told lies to each other usually brought on by vast quantities of homemade liquor. The hills of Missouri spit her out on her 17th birthday and she moved on to Wyoming to feed cows at -40 below on her uncle shortys ranch the =XL. Sick and tired of being sick and tired she made her way to Californi ...More...

Mary Siedman
  Host of: Rise and Shine

Mary moved from the east coast to Bolinas in 1979 to live with Jack and his two children. Produced music as "The Lounge Club." Raised three sons. Organized and coached kids sports for many years. Photographer and artist. Loves Bolinas mesa dirt roads, fields, trails, bramble & berries. Enjoying "Rise and Shine" with Amber DiStasi on Tuesday mornings from 8 to 9 a.m.




Frederick Smith
  Host of: Choose Your Own Adventure
Paul Smith
  Host of: Classical Wednesday

Paul hosts 2nd, 4th and 5th Wednesdays, 2-4 pm.