In the past month, the No Alibis crew has had a number of elections related programs and the sound can be found here. Interviews include Prof John Foran on Prop 30; Prof. HLT Quan on the importance of multi-party participation in elecitons; and Craig Gilmore, prison reform advocate, on Props 34,35,36. Additionally, interviews with Harvey [...]
Historian Paul Hirsch Discusses Comic Books & Propaganda on “The Freak Power Ticket” Podcast – Listen Online NOW!
Fawcett Comics' propaganda creation "RADAR The International Policeman" - CLICK TO ENLARGE.On Monday's edition of "The Freak Power Ticket," historian Paul Hirsch, a Ph.D. candidate at UC Santa Barbara, previewed the public talk he is giving at 7pm on Tuesday, October 23, at Unity Church (227 E. Arrellaga St.), discussing how the US government used [...]
Mike Rotkin, UC-AFT Chief Negotiator for represented librarians at the University of California Library system and several librarians talked with Elizabeth Robinson about the current bargaining situation between the librarians (Unit 17) and U.C. Administration. Specifically, the discussion focused on the administration's unfair practice of [...]
Lissie, a folk-rock musician signed to Columbia Records, is headlining a benefit concert for Changing Tides Orphanage at the Libbey Bowl in Ojai tomorrow, Friday, August 17th. On Wednesday, August 15th, Pierce Frawley, with the assistance of KCSB Promotions Director Nicholas Werth, interviewed Lissie (born Elisabeth Maurus), about her music, [...]
Pawan Rehill and Romi Dhillon - both with expertise as well as personal experience with the Sikh community and religious practice - discuss the lethal assault on the Oak Creek Wisconsin Sikh community, the targeting of such communities in post 9/11 US, and the seeming media indifference to this terrorist attack. Then, James S. Henry, lead [...]
Otis Madison, Cedric J. Robinson and Damien Schnyder joined Elizabeth Robinson to discuss the rising incidences of police murders whether in Santa Maria or Anaheim; the unauthorized surveillance by NYPD of people well outside of New York City; the increased police presence in schools and their aggressive policing of demonstrators with the [...]
KCSB Sponsors MARIO YBARRA JR.: THE TIO COLLECTION at CAF (Aug. 5-Sept. 30) + Interview Podcast NOW ONLINE!
From August 5th through September 30th, the Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum presents Mario Ybarra Jr.: The Tío Collection, a new, large-scale project. This self-titled exhibition is a museological tribute to the family of artist Mario Ybarra Jr., displaying both fictional and non-fictional objects from his uncles’ lives, [...]
Uppur Bunk Art Collective Discusses “Quest,” an Interactive Art Experience Debuting Tonight at SB-CAF (Thursday, 7/5): PODCAST NOW ONLINE
At tonight's "Forum Lounge" (7pm) at the Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Patrick Melroy, Katy McCarthy, and Samantha Fretwell from Uppur Bunk Collaborative Art Space will orchestrate Quest, an experimental performance that humorously merges the art world with the digital gaming world. At CAF, guests will wander through an interactive art [...]
ROBOTS! ALIENS! BODY SNATCHERS! Science Fiction Film Classics of the 1950s: UCSB A&L’s Roman Baratiak Interviewed in “The Freak Power Ticket” PODCAST
On Friday, July 6th, 2012, UCSB Arts & Lectures, Santa Barbara County Arts Commission, Santa Barbara County Park Foundation, and the Community Services Department of Santa Barbara County present ROBOTS! SPACE ALIENS! BODY SNATCHERS!: Science Fiction Film Classics of the 1950s, a free summer cinema series that runs on most Wednesday nights through [...]
For those of you who missed it or simply want to hear it again, local rockers Ghost Tiger performed live in-studio on “Kittens VS Godzilla” (with Sarah & Caitlin) last month, on Friday, May 18th. Then, on Monday, May 28th, Ted Coe, producer/host of "The Freak Power Ticket," greeted Ghost Tiger frontwoman Alixandra MacMillan-Fiedel back to [...]