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Listen live to KPBS Radio and learn about the news and events that matter most in the San Diego region.


* Live radio news 24 hours a day, seven days a week
* Classical music channel
* On-demand access to Midday Edition and your favorite NPR programs like This American Life, Car Talk, Fresh Air, and more.
* Wake up to KPBS news using the alarm clock


* Daily programming schedule
* On-demand viewing of Evening Edition and some PBS programs like Nova.


* Read and listen to the latest San Diego news stories from the KPBS newsroom
* Events calendar

The KPBS app was developed by Public Radio Exchange (PRX), the organization behind the Public Radio Player, This American Life, KCRW Music Mine, and apps for public media stations across the U.S. It was made possible by the generous support of KPBS members like you. It's available as a free download as part of our ongoing commitment to serve the San Diego region with high quality media that educates, inspires, entertains, advances civic involvement, and celebrates the power of diverse perspectives.

Recently changed in this version

Version 1.05 (June 14, 2013):
- Updated audio player
- Added support for tablets

Version 1.04 (March 5, 2013):
- Fixes for most frequent crashes
- Fix for layout issue on Now Playing detail screen

Version 1.03 (November 17, 2012):
- Audio player fixes and feature enhancement
- Crash fixes
- Ability to dismiss ads

Version 1.0 (August 9, 2012):
- Initial release

Comments and ratings for KPBS
  • (59 stars)

    by Francisco Crespo on 05/05/2014

    Best radio

  • (59 stars)

    by Ben sil on 23/04/2014

    Awesome content, but crashes with nearly every use. Been using the app for over a year.

  • (59 stars)

    by David Haskins on 28/02/2014

  • (59 stars)

    by Aaron Lizalde on 04/01/2014

    Cool android app.Thnx.

  • (59 stars)

    by Chris Morrow on 26/12/2013

    Longtime listener

  • (59 stars)

    by Jeff Beckman on 25/12/2013

    Crashes way too much

  • (59 stars)

    by Jacky Kaczmarek on 11/12/2013

    crashes constantly. public broadcasting app is no better. frustrating.