Posts Tagged ‘multicultural center’
Boots Riley of THE COUP (courtesy photo). - CLICK TO ENLARGE On Friday, February 20th, “The Freak Power Ticket”’s producer / host Ted Coe interviewed frontman Boots Riley of Street Sweeper Social Club and The Coup, the funk / hip-hop group which formed in Oakland, California during the early 1990s. Their recorded conversation took [...]
Boots Riley of The Coup (courtesy photo) - CLICK TO ENLARGE. On Friday, February 20th, at 10pm, KCSB-FM 91.9 will air a same-night recording of a UC Santa Barbara concert by Oakland-based funk/hip-hop group The Coup, whose instrumental skills, breadth of influences, and overall intelligence have made them one of the most acclaimed conscious [...]
BootsStreet Sweeper Social Club opening for Nine Inch Nails and Jane's Addiction (Creative Commons photograph by cappndave). - CLICK TO ENLARGE Oakland’s provocative funk/hip-hop group The Coup, and frontman Boots Riley, shift seamlessly between revolutionary lyrics and cleverly-funny word play, often in the same song. Their instrumental [...]
KCSB-FM & UCSB’s MCC Debut “HELLO WORLD! Free Isla Vista Concert” with Chicano Batman, mexico68, & Los Macuanos (Saturday, October 25)
In the wake of a trying school year, both KCSB-FM 91.9 and UC Santa Barbara’s MultiCultural Center found a new resolve to expand their creative involvement in Isla Vista, the densely-populated community adjacent to the UCSB campus. Hello World! Concert Ad (Image by Ben Ciccati) - CLICK TO ENLARGE Building on existing efforts to [...]
A BAND CALLED DEATH’s Filmmakers Jeff Howlett and Mark Covino Join THE FREAK POWER TICKET (Monday, October 14)
On Wednesday, October 16, 6pm, at UCSB's MultiCultural Center Theater, the MCC's Cup of Culture film series presents the 2012 documentary, A Band Called Death. A Band Called Death movie poster (design by Gravillis Inc.) - CLICK TO ENLARGEOn the Monday, October 14th edition of "The Freak Power Ticket" (11am-12noon), producer/host Ted Coe [...]
CAF Exhibition Honors KCSB’s 50th Anniversary – WIRELESS Opens Saturday, November 5 through Sunday, January 8
KCSB 91.9 FM announces the Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum’s presentation of Wireless, an exhibition featuring international artists exploring themes of radio transmission and communications; part of a year-long series of radio programs and public events commemorating the 50th anniversary of Santa Barbara’s only community radio station. [...]
Prof. John Foran on “Che: Part One” and World Revolutions on “The Freak Power Ticket” (Monday, August 15) – UPDATE: Podcast/Audio Now Online!
Throughout the month of August, The UCSB Education Abroad Program Presents the "World Revolutions Film Series" FREE screenings open to the public every Tuesday night at 7pm on the big screen in UCSB's MultiCultural Center Theater. On Monday's broadcast of "The Freak Power Ticket," host Ted Coe and guest host Harry Lawton will speak with UCSB [...]
Zombie 101 with Eric Hamako (“Zombie Orientals Ate My Brain”): “The Freak Power Ticket” PODCAST + more!
On February 16th, 2010, Eric Hamako, a doctoral candidate in the Social Justice Education Program at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, gave a talk for the UCSB MultiCultural Center's Race Matters Series. Entitled, "Zombie Orientals Ate My Brain: Anti-Arab & Anti-Asian Themes in Zombie Film & Fiction," Hamako's work argues that [...]