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First Again with “Frank ‘n’ George” (February 9)

First Again with Frank 'n' George (February 9)

Last week was a show so nice, we have to do it twice--we're back with more first tracks from albums. All that "you don't get a second chance to make a first impression" thing. And while this is a truly fertile vein of programming, ...

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An SBIFF Roundup + A Preview of NO BODY HOLY Queer Prom with Shannon + The Clams / El Vez on Today’s THE FREAK POWER TICKET (Monday, February 8)

An SBIFF Roundup + A Preview of NO BODY HOLY Queer Prom with Shannon + The Clams / El Vez on Today's THE FREAK POWER TICKET (Monday, February 8)

On the first segment of today’s edition of "The Freak Power Ticket," Ted Coe revisits the first half of the 31st Santa Barbara International Film Festival with KCSB film correspondent Harry Lawton, while also looking ahead to the remaining tributes, world and US premieres, ...

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KCSB Co-Presents “No Body Holy – A Queer ’50s Prom.” Feb. 14th: Free! SHANNON & THE CLAMS • EL VEZ • OREE & THE DOO NOT WORRIES to Air LIVE from UCSB’s Rob Gym!

KCSB Co-Presents No Body Holy - A Queer '50s Prom. Feb. 14th: Free! SHANNON & THE CLAMS • EL VEZ • OREE & THE DOO NOT WORRIES to Air LIVE from UCSB's Rob Gym!

On the evening of Sunday, February 14th, UCSB's Queer Art Collective, KCSB-FM 91.9, and La Familia de Colores are excited to present “No Body Holy - A Good Old But New Celebration of Queer Bodies, Outsider, No Bodies, or Just Any Body.” Punning on the name ...

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“KCSB Reads” JUST MERCY: A STORY OF JUSTICE & REDEMPTION Special Live Readings of Bryan Stevenson’s “UCSB Reads” Selection Air from 12Noon-1215pm Daily

“KCSB Reads” JUST MERCY: A STORY OF JUSTICE & REDEMPTION Special Live Readings of Bryan Stevenson’s UCSB Reads Selection Air from 12Noon-1215pm Daily

As UCSB Reads celebrates its 10th anniversary year, KCSB-FM is again hosting a series of live readings each weekday (from Monday, January 25th until the book’s conclusion), at 12noon PST. This year’s choice for UCSB Reads is Bryan Stevenson’s 2014 book Just Mercy: A ...

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Make a Tax-Deductible Contribution to KCSB-FM & Claim This New T-Shirt! Donate Online TODAY!

Make a Tax-Deductible Contribution to KCSB-FM & Claim This New T-Shirt! Donate Online TODAY!

We at KCSB-FM recently sent out the following year-end letter (see below) to longtime members and alumni via the US Postal Service. We're excited also to share it with readers online, and hope that you too will consider making a tax-deductible contribution to Santa Barbara's only ...

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Interview with Ian Ruskin on The Classical Now (Sunday, Feb 7th @3pm)

Interview with Ian Ruskin on The Classical Now (Sunday, Feb 7th @3pm)

This week on THE CLASSICAL NOW: Interview with Anglo-American stage and television actor IAN RUSKIN on DirecTalk Radio, a special spoken word feature of THE CLASSICAL NOW. For the past 20 years Ruskin has cultivated a passion for playing radicals and reformers, notably the International ...

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Live Sportscast: UCSB M Basketball vs Hawaii (2/4/16 @7)

Live Sportscast: UCSB M Basketball vs Hawaii (2/4/16 @7)

Join KCSB Sports as we bring you live action from the Thunderdome! Tonight the UCSB Men’s Basketball team will take on Hawaii at 7pm. The Gauchos will clash with the Warriors in a Big West battle here on KCSB-FM. Ayoub Berhanu and Duncan MacPhee have the call for ...

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“Wicked Man” LIVE on Love Letters from the Submind (Friday, Feb 5 @2pm)

Wicked Man LIVE on Love Letters from the Submind (Friday, Feb 5 @2pm)

Wicked Man Live on Love Letters from the Submind On Friday February 5, 2016 from 2:00-3:30 the group Wicked Man touring Santa Barbara from Oakland plays a live set for love letters from the submind. Mark your calendar and don't miss it!

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News

Brown Skins, White Avatars

Brown Skins, White Avatars »

Professor Edmond Chang held a talk at UC Santa Barbara's Multicultural Center titled "Brown Skins, White Avatars: Racebending & Straightwashing [Read More]


UCSB’s Art Department Presents: V1S10N

UCSB’s Art Department Presents: V1S10N »

UC Santa Barbara's Glass Box Gallery held an installation called V1S10N. One of the featured artists, Robert Perez, explained his pieces to KCSB [Read More]


Public Affairs

“KCSB Reads” JUST MERCY: A STORY OF JUSTICE & REDEMPTION Special Live Readings of Bryan Stevenson’s “UCSB Reads” Selection Air from 12Noon-1215pm Daily

“KCSB Reads” JUST MERCY: A STORY OF JUSTICE & REDEMPTION Special Live Readings of Bryan Stevenson’s “UCSB Reads” Selection Air»

Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson (courtesy) As UCSB Reads celebrates its 10th anniversary year, KCSB-FM is again hosting a series of live readings [Read More]

In Memory of Gabriel Gutiérrez, KCSB Programmer & Longtime Radio DJ

In Memory of Gabriel Gutiérrez, KCSB Programmer & Longtime Radio DJ

Gabriel Gutiérrez, 1962 – 2015 KCSB deejay was ardent promoter of local bands By Melinda Burns Gabriel Gutiérrez in the KJUC [Read More]

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First Again with “Frank ‘n’ George” (February 9) »

First Again with “Frank ‘n’ George” (February 9)

Last week was a show so nice, we have to do it twice--we're back with more first tracks from albums. All that "you don't get a second chance to make [Read More]

An SBIFF Roundup + A Preview of NO BODY HOLY Queer Prom with Shannon + The Clams / El Vez on Today’s THE FREAK POWER TICKET (Monday, February 8) »

An SBIFF Roundup + A Preview of NO BODY HOLY Queer Prom with Shannon + The Clams / El Vez on Today’s THE FREAK POWER TICKET (Monday, February 8)

Shannon and the Clams (Photo by Wenzdai Morgan. Courtesy image) - CLICK TO ENLARGE On the first segment of today’s edition of "The Freak Power [Read More]

Events

KCSB Co-Presents “No Body Holy – A Queer ’50s Prom.” Feb. 14th: Free! SHANNON & THE CLAMS • EL VEZ • OREE & THE »

KCSB Co-Presents “No Body Holy – A Queer ’50s Prom.” Feb. 14th: Free! SHANNON & THE CLAMS • EL VEZ • OREE & THE DOO NOT WORRIES to Air LIVE from UCSB’s Rob Gym!

No Body Holy Event Flier (02/14/15) - Art by Oree Holban. - CLICK TO ENLARGE On the evening of Sunday, February 14th, UCSB's Queer Art Collective, [Read More]

JERRY PAPER and DOUGIE POOLE at FUNZONE (Tuesday, Jan 12th @ 8pm) »

JERRY PAPER and DOUGIE POOLE at FUNZONE (Tuesday, Jan 12th @ 8pm)

Image by Allyson GonzalezClick for Facebook event information Says Joaquin Peres of KCSB-FM and "Shrimp and White Wine": "Every once in a long while [Read More]

Sports

Live Sportscast: UCSB M Basketball vs Hawaii »

Live Sportscast: UCSB M Basketball vs Hawaii (2/4/16 @7)

Join KCSB Sports as we bring you live action from the Thunderdome! Tonight the UCSB Men’s Basketball team will take on Hawaii at 7pm. The Gauchos [Read More]

Live Broadcast: UCSB W Basketball vs Hawaii »

Live Broadcast: UCSB W Basketball vs Hawaii (2/6/16)

Join KCSB Sports as we bring you live action from the Thunderdome! Today the UCSB Women’s Basketball team will take on Hawaii at 2pm. The Gauchos [Read More]

Interviews

ROGER DURLING of the SB International Film Festival on the Best Films of 2015 – THE FREAK POWER TICKET Podcast Is Now Online!

ROGER DURLING of the SB International Film Festival on the Best Films of 2015 – THE FREAK POWER TICKET Podcast Is Now Online! »

Roger Durling, Executive Director of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival (Photo Credit: Paul Wellman / Courtesy Image). - CLICK TO [Read More]


Mitchell Kriegman on THE FREAK POWER TICKET – Podcast Now Online! CLARISSA FEST Tonight!! (SBCC + Impact Hub SB)

Mitchell Kriegman on THE FREAK POWER TICKET – Podcast Now Online! CLARISSA FEST Tonight!! (SBCC + Impact Hub SB) »

CLARISSA FEST at The impact Hub SB - click to enlarge. On the Monday, November 30th edition of “The Freak Power Ticket,” creator Ted Coe [Read More]