Hey incoming KJUCers, here is the full information you that some of you did not receive at the orientation. KJUC PROPOSAL FORM Fall 2010 Training Information Station Policies The KJUC proposals are due on 5:00pm on Friday Oct 1st, turn in a physical copy at KCSB located underneath Storke Tower. There will be a quiz on the station [...]
KCSB is now accepting design submissions for our 2010-2011 T-shirts! We welcome and encourage ANYONE to participate. The winner will be awarded a cash prize of $150 for their design. (The 2009 contest winner is pictured here.) A vote of KCSB programmers at our fall staff meeting determines the top t-shirt design. Starting this year KCSB will [...]
New in The KCSBeat, the Independent's column on what KCSB was, is, and will be, Colin Marshall returns to the music library for another exploration. This time, he combs the hip-hop shelves for records that aren't like what he usually comes across in the genre:The first thing I noticed is that hip-hopping KCSBers throughout the years have been [...]
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The latest profile in The KCSBeat, the Santa Barbara Independent's column on what is going on, what has gone on, and what will go on at KCSB, covers Desafinado, Emilia Dellemonico and James Mrohs'. The show offers a Sunday-evening trip way south of the border to the land of bossa nova, tropicalia, samba, and beyond:Sitting in the studio, I [...]
This week in The KCSBeat, the Santa Barbara Independent's columns on anything and everything KCSB-related, Colin Marshall spends some time with Roots to the Source, Marta Ulvaeus' Sunday-afternoon jazz exploration of the collaborative, the hybrid, and the improvisational:It’s fitting that Ulvaeus connects so strongly with her listeners, since [...]
Colin Marshall's latest KCSBeat column for the Santa Barbara Independent profiles former KCSB program director Ariana Dumpis, who still spins her own unique mix of vintage blues, R&B, and rock every Saturday afternoon on Bring It On Home:For all the emotion she finds in this music, it’s not just an aesthetic interest for her; it’s also an [...]
In this week's KCSBeat, the Santa Barbara Independent's column on the station's people, places, periods, and programs, Colin Marshall listens to Off the Air. Originally running from 1989 to 1994, the show offered sonically elaborate, densely layered comedy on themes from the Cold War to the nature of art to grandparental conversation:Produced and [...]
In the latest edition of The KCSBeat, the Santa Barbara Independent's column on the whos, whats and whys of KCSB, Colin Marshall sits in on the Friday-night festival of punk and garage rock Face the Music with hosts Jeff Matson and Jason Hallows:Despite working next door to one another during the day and having significant others who happen to be [...]