Posts Tagged ‘Santa Barbara’
In response to the senseless tragedy in Isla Vista on Friday, May 23rd, 2014, the University of California, Santa Barbara campus cancelled classes on Tuesday, May 27th, declaring it a “Day of Mourning and Reflection.” A memorial ceremony was held that afternoon at UCSB's Harder Stadium. Upwards of 20,000 people gathered for this service, [...]
In the wake of Friday night's tragedy in Isla Vista, the University of California, Santa Barbara campus has declared Tuesday, May 27th as a "Day of Mourning and Reflection." A memorial service (organized jointly by students, staff, and faculty) will be held this afternoon at Harder Stadium at 4pm. The entire community is invited. I.V. Deli [...]
Melinda St. Louis, Director of Public Citizen's International Campaigns joined Elizabeth Robinson to discuss the impact of NAFTA 20 years on as well as its impact moving forward, including the looming Trans Pacific Partnership. Then, Jeff Cohen of FAIR and RootsAction considers the implications Jeff Bezos' purchase of the Washington Post for [...]
Ishmael Beah again writes about his country, Sierra Leone, this time in a post-war fictional account. He spoke with Elizabeth Robinson about the impact of war and the necessity of rebuilding communities in the direst of circumstances. He will be speaking at UCSB on March 10, an Arts and Lectures even. Ishmael Beah NoAlibis 030514
This Thursday, February 13th, 5...4...3...2...fun!! will have local band The Moops play live. They make improvised experimental music with drums and guitar. Guitar and drums. Should be great but who know?!1 It's improvised! No one knows! 5...4...3...2...fun!! airs on KCSB 91.9FM Thursdays at 10p-12a. More stuff at www.5432fun.tumblr.com.
Independent rapper YG Hootie of LEAP INDUSTRIES gets a chance to connect with TOP DAWG ENTERTAINMENT recording artist Kendrick Lamar to make his new single" Two Presidents". Listen in LIVE on Wednesday Night 1/29/14 at 10PMas we conduct the exclusive live interview with YG Hootie on "Word on the Streets Radio" hosted by D-Tragic.
Be sure to tune in this Wednesday Evening 1/22/14 at 10PM for special guest KO TheLegend & The Wow out of the Central Coast / 805 Area. We will be interviewing KO, and finding out more about his unreleased projects LIVE w/ D-Tragic on "Word on the Streets Radio" at 10PM. Don't Miss out!!
Boys and ghouls, Vampire Hunter Beck Hex and Paranormal Researcher Professor Dr. Spectre invite you to join us for a new show to the KCSB schedule, The Witching Hour. Tune in at the twelfth bell (midnight) this Friday morning for a program on the ghosts of Santa Barbara and our relentless pursuit to capture and document them. We will be joined [...]
Guest GREG BURRIS (Film & Media Studies) Previews UCSB Screening of Haskell Wexler’s MEDIUM COOL on THE FREAK POWER TICKET – Podcast NOW ONLINE!
MEDIUM COOL (1969) at UCSB Pollock Theater (11/21/2013) - CLICK TO ENLARGE Monday's edition of "The Freak Power Ticket" called attention to the Thursday, November 21st, 7pm screening of Medium Cool at the UC Santa Barbara Pollock Theater, with special guest Haskell Wexler, the writer/director of this protest classic from 1969. Fellow [...]
The concert promotion group Goldenvoice has recently offered a large bundle of tickets for the upcoming CALI RUTA Latin-American fusion tour as giveaway prizes to support KCSB's annual fund drive this year. Those interested in event details should read on below, and donate to KCSB's fund drive between the dates of November 5 and November 12 for [...]