"The Voice of Maui" KAKU is home to a wide variety of talk and entertainment shows. Shows produced from KAKU are volunteer-staffed, and listener supported. If you'd like to donate to KAKU radio, please contact us at (808) 871-5554

Off the Record with Bill Best

A conversation with the creative and community minded people of Maui... Tuesdays and Thursdays live 11AM to noon

The Shaggy Jenkins Show


A radio professional with over 20 years of experience in broadcasting, Shaggy spends Monday through Thursday's noon hour unraveling the day's most talked about issues.

The Local Show

The Local Show is Maui’s only Wala’au (Talk) Show that airs Monday Through Thursday at 1pm.

Biscuits and Gravy

The Biscuits and Gravy Comedy Hour is a community based talk show featuring local comedians Chuck Sauce and Vince Foti from Maui's own Power Up Comedy group. The Gravy Train departs every Wednesday at 11am.

The Motherhood

Ali B hosts The Motherhood Thursday at 2pm. Joined by mom squad members Kamiki Carter, and Sarah Rodriguez, Ali confronts the problems of being a mom in a crazy world. Thursday at 2pm.

Women Matters


A blend of timely commentary, compelling talk and terrific discussions on woman’s social issues and lifestyle topics, with your host, Dee DeAhl daily.

Kimo Nevius and The Tub

A conversation with the creative and community minded people of Maui... Tuesdays and Thursdays live 11AM to noon

The Maui Mystic

Take a journey through the spirit and mind with Dreaming Bear

The Maui Celtic Show

Celtic music from the Emerald Isle and from great celts around the world.

The Maui Zan Show


Suzanne Kaiyan hosts provocative talk about hot button issues concerning women, the LBGTQ community, and the world at large.

Latino Connection

Miriam Laraway is the host of a Spanish language show about news, current events on Maui, and the history of the Latino and Hispanic worlds!


Working on Maui

Interviews with the people who live, work, and start small businesses on Maui

/Pacifica Shows

"The Voice of Maui" KAKU is a member of the Pacifica Radio Network, and features some of the best presenters on radio! Below are some of the programs we carry from Pacifica.

The David Pakman Show


David Pakman hosts "The David Pakman Show," featuring the biggest political and news stories of the day, including lively debate with guests from all sides, analysis and stories no other shows are covering.

The BradCast


Every one's favorite muckraker is on KAKU 5 days a week!

The Attitude With Arnie Arnesen

Arnie provides pithy commentary, interviews and stories you won't hear anywhere else. Monday thru Friday

Exploration with Michio Kaku


An hour long radio program on science, technology, politics, and the environment.

Project Censored


Project Censored was founded by Dr. Carl Jensen in 1976, and is a media research program working in cooperation with numerous independent media groups in the US.


Letters to Washington

Letters to Washington sets out to cover stories of the day that include some aspect of the executive, legislative or judicial branch of the federal government in a clear, informative and accurate manner.