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Posts Tagged ‘Martin Luther King Jr.’

LET FREEDOM ROCK! Top 25 Black Rock Musicians: MLK Day the Rockin’ Way on ROCK IT PROPERLY (Sun., Jan. 25 @8p)

LET FREEDOM ROCK! Top 25 Black Rock Musicians: MLK Day the Rockin’ Way on ROCK IT PROPERLY (Sun., Jan. 25 @8p)

Of her next broadcast tonight (Sunday, January 25), DJ Darla Bea writes: TV on the Radio by Drake LeLane (Flickr.com) , via Wikimedia Commons“Celebrate Martin Luther King’s birthday and African-American Music History with me, on ‘Rock It Properly!’ It will be a lesson in Rockology 101 brought to you by KCSB Community Radio and Santa [...]

Selma Freedom Songs on Culture of Protest (Thursday, January 15th @ 6pm)

Selma Freedom Songs on Culture of Protest (Thursday, January 15th @ 6pm)

selma freedom songs The ‘Selma’ film is an excellent and moving piece of work—but it strangely fails to reconstruct the singing movement—an essential feature of the southern struggle and one of the most important moments when music helped make history. This week on the radio we’ll try to rectify that glaring omission with [...]

Brooklyn Rider, Kayhan Kalhor, Studs Terkel, & Stephen Foster on The Classical Now (Monday, January 12th @ 6am)

Brooklyn Rider, Kayhan Kalhor, Studs Terkel, & Stephen Foster on The Classical Now (Monday, January 12th @ 6am)

DJ host Joe Miller writes: String quartet rock stars, Brooklyn Rider, will be performing at Hahn Hall on Thursday, January 22, and THE CLASSICAL NOW will gear up for that event during the next two weeks with selections from their wide-ranging, rigorous, new, world music collaborations, as on the 2008 album “Silent City” with Iranian [...]

LET FREEDOM ROCK! Top 25 Black Rock Musicians: Celebrate MLK Day the Rockin’ Way on ROCK IT PROPERLY (Sunday, January 19)

LET FREEDOM ROCK! Top 25 Black Rock Musicians: Celebrate MLK Day the Rockin’ Way on ROCK IT PROPERLY (Sunday, January 19)

Jimi Hendrix performs for Dutch television show Hoepla in 1967 - Beeld en Geluidwiki - Gallery: HoeplaOf her next broadcast, DJ Darla Bea writes: "Celebrate Martin Luther King’s birthday and African-American Music History with me, on "Rock It Properly!" It will be a lesson in Rockology 101 brought to you by KCSB Community Radio and Santa [...]

Martin Walked So Barack Could Run on “Culture of Protest” (Thursday, January 17)

Martin Walked So Barack Could Run on “Culture of Protest” (Thursday, January 17)

Of his next broadcast, host Dick Flacks writes, "Martin Luther King's birthday (79th) is Friday; the national holiday is Monday and the 2nd inauguration of Barack Obama takes place on that date. It's an important symbolic conjunction and we'll focus on this tomorrow evening on the radio. Obama spoke in 2011 at the dedication of the King memorial [...]