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Specialty Shows

Other Side Drive

Other Side Drive, weekdays from 4 to 6 PM on KTSW 89.9.

4–6 p.m.

Other Side Drive is KTSW’s afternoon drive time variety show. It is jam-packed with various segments varying each day from education to fun and informative. Hosted by our best DJ talent and incorporating live interviews, performances, and a request block there is easily something for everyone.

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In the Public Interest

In the Public Interest; Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday at 11am.

Sundays, Tuesdays, & Thursdays
11–11:30 a.m.

In the Public Interest is KTSW’s news specialty show. Each week's topic brings you community-focused stories. Our news reporters write and produce creative stories to incorporate economical threats, political issues, and personal memoirs. If you have a story to tell—and you would like to be on radio—email us at or call 512.245.3383.

Bobcat Radio

Bobcat Radio on KTSW 89.9.

Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays
11 a.m. to noon

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Bobcat Radio is Texas State University’s only all-sports talk radio show. With a mix of Bobcat Athletics and national sports talk, Bobcat Radio is your only home for sports from a San Marcos perspective. If it’s breaking Texas State news then our broadcasts crews are talking about it. Mix in a little humor and various segments such as “Name Droppin’,” “Final Rant,” and much more, and you’ve got a solid hour of sports-talk entertainment. So tune it in, and turn it up! Bobcat Radio is on every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11am to noon, only on 89.9 KTSW!

Soul Session

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Let out all those feelings you’ve been bottling up with Soul Session, a collective of soulful vibes for those heavy moods. From Jazz and R&B to Lo-fi and Alternative tracks, Soul Session has all the music that’ll help you distress, compress, and maybe shed a tear or two.

Baby Rollercoaster

8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

It’s the wildest ride this side of the radio! Baby Rollercoaster explores the crazy twists, turns, and loops in the world of punk music. Buckle up, keep your legs and arms inside the vehicle at all times, and prepare for the ride of your life.


10:00 p.m. to Midnight

Hosted by DJ Laura Valencia, Melodia brings you a diverse selection of future beat, chill trap, and ambient music. 

Underground Jukebox

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Grab a helmet and get ready to go diving for the deepest tracks on 89.9. DJ Dirty Dan will take you spelunking through the Underground Jukebox to find those hidden gems.

Goodnight Little Arlo

10:00 p.m. to Midnight

Sometimes the hustle and bustle of the city can be too much. Escape to a simpler place with Goodnight Little Arlo, hosted by Troy Vita, a folk show filled with the best of alt-folk, folk-punk, classic folk, and bluegrass. Inspired by artists like Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan, Goodnight Little Arlo is a perfect way to wrap up your day with a little folk to soothe your soul.


10:00 p.m. to Midnight

For the best in Spanish rock, look no further than Rolas, hosted by DJ Luis G. Spanish rock comes in all flavors from indie rock to garage punk to even Spanish metal. You don’t even have to speak Spanish to enjoy this eclectic mix of music from artists from around the world.

Other Side Time Machine

10:00 p.m. to Midnight

Hop in the Other Side Time Machine to discover underground music throughout history. Every show highlights a new period of history and the events that influenced the artists of the era.