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Other Side Drive

Other Side Drive

Other Side Drive airs weekdays 4:00–6:00pm

Other Side Drive is an afternoon drive-time variety show jam-packed with various segments for each day. Our best DJ talents serve as the hosts, entertaining with segments that range from educational to fun and informative. With live interviews, in-studio performances, and plenty of requested music, there is easily something for everyone! For more information or press inquiries on Other Side Drive, please email ktsw-osd@txstate.edu.

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Into the Biosphere, Mondays at 5:10

Into the Biosphere

Follow along with Taylor Zavala for the latest on the ever changing environment. Zavala explores the happenings of nature around us, including San Marcos' culture of water and radical greenery. So prepare to get worldly as we dive deep Into the Biosphere.

Hero Worship, Tuesdays at 5:10 PM on KTSW 89.9.

Hero Worship

Jason McCall's Hero Worship is your primary resource for all things nerdy in the world of comic books. Ranging from the early days of comics to the always popular superhero films, Jason discusses the many different stories and characters he loves. If you need a geek fix, Jason is here to save the day.

Stewed, Wednesday at 5:10

Stewed: Your Brain on Radio

Megan Jo's "Stewed" is an entertaining way to feed your curious brain with new scientific discoveries and advancements. Listening to interviews with researchers, professors, and doctors will make you smarter and a more impressive conversationalist. Join Megan Jo for some real brain fun!

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Film Fix

For over a hundred years motion pictures have captivated audiences the entire world over. Movies can take you anywhere you want to go, and in this segment by Daniel Fickman you will learn about important eras in cinema history. Hear about the films and filmmakers whose work changed the game and continues to inspire many generations on. So grab a pack of Junior Mints and put your cell phones on silent for this awesome new segment!

Show and Tell, Fridays at 5:10 pm on KTSW 89.9.

Show and Tell

Show and Tell is a show about hobbies. Sydney Huddleston explores an assortment of activities and takes the opportunity to celebrate interesting and passionate people who have built something out of nothing with the intent to improve their quality of life. It is all done with the hope that others might become inspired to get out there and try something new.

Threads, Thursdays at 5:10 pm on KTSW 89.9.


The Stories That Bind Us

Take a journey with Desiree Madrid into the realm of storytelling with “THREADS: the stories that bind us.” With THREADS, you have the opportunity to go behind the scenes with musicians, filmmakers, community leaders, and just about everyone in between by listening to their tales of tribulations and triumphs. We’re shaped by our stories and connected through the stories we tell—what will yours be?

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In-Studio: King and Nation

May 7, 2015 8:48PM
Straight out of College Station, King and Nation came by the KTSW studio to hang out, chat and play some of their jams for us. They refer to their style as “indie groove rock” and if you listen you can definitely tell where that comes from. They have put out an EP called “Spaces” as…

In-Studio: ZEALE

May 7, 2015 6:53PM
Austin native Zeale isn’t afraid to push the boundaries of hip-hop. In fact, it’s hard to categorize him solely to that genre. He’s been on tour with AWOLNATION and Imagine Dragons, so you know something about his style has to be different. Check out the interview as we discuss what exactly he defines his music as and…

In-Studio: Nathan Felix

May 7, 2015 6:08PM
Nathan Felix is an extremely talented musician and composer and we had the pleasure of having him in the studio with us to showcase some of his compositions. The self-taught composer tells us his story behind his hard work and all of his influences. He also talks about his travels and his recent tour with his band “The…

In-Studio: Taylor Louis & The Legacy

May 4, 2015 5:37PM
  Taylor Louis & The Legacy are a terrific trio that hail from right here in San Marcos and we had the honor of having them in our studio. Their style is distinct as they blend genres together to make a unique sound that’s easily recognizable. Everything from jazz to hip-hop to electronic and even rock,…

In Reel Life: Chef

May 1, 2015 12:54PM
by Roslyn Barrutia KTSW Other Side Drive This week features the movie Chef. Chef is an independent film directed, produced, and written by Jon Favreau, who has worked on movies such as Swingers, Elf, Couples Retreat, and Iron Man, just to name a few. Not only did Favreau produce, direct, and write Chef, but he…