On Tuesday's "Intents & Purposes" broadcast, Levi Maaia and Tim Grigsby spoke with the director of UCSB’s Meso American Research Center and the recipient of the 2000 Rolex Award for Enterprise, Dr. Anabel Ford. Says the hosts of their guest, "Dr. Ford has dedicated years to the study of the ancient city of El Pilar. This historic Maya [...]
Now Online: “The Freak Power Ticket” Features Founding Members of Ventura’s Franklin for Short — Seth Pettersen and Trevor Beld-Jimenez — in Separate Podcasts
On Monday, November 30th, Seth Pettersen, front man for the Ventura indie-rock quintet Franklin for Short, was a special guest on “The Freak Power Ticket,” a music and cultural arts program hosted by DJ Ted Coe. A few weeks later, on January 11th, Franklin for Short bassist/vocalist Trevor Beld-Jimenez (aka Tall Tales) returned to the [...]
Last Friday, UCSB and KJUC alum Steve Aoki returned to UCSB’s Hub for a sold out DJ set. Below, you can listen to a podcast of KCSB DJ Avalon Jeffrey and Daily Nexus writer Todd Prodanovich’s interview with Aoki. You can read the article here and the interview will air on Avalon’s music program, “The Best Music You’ve Never Heard,” [...]
This week on The Marketplace of Ideas, Colin Marshall talks to Chris Wickham, Chichele Professor of Medieval History at Oxford University, Fellow of All Souls College and author of The Inheritance of Rome: A History of Europe from 400 to 1000, the latest in Penguin's sprawling History of Europe series. Wickham integrates textual and architectual [...]
Labor Member of Parliament, Jeremy Corbyn, discusses the Chilcot Inquiry into the British and US roles in Iraq. The deception, misinformation and malfeasance in both governments are being examined in public hearings in the UK. Corbyn has long been an opponent of military interventions in Iraq and elsewhere including the latest increases in troup [...]
On the morning of Monday, November 16th, ‘Freak Power Ticket’ host Ted Coe was joined by Loch Lomond, an indie “chamber pop” group from Portland, Oregon. Fresh from a Santa Barbara show the previous evening, Loch Lomond performed live, introduced tracks from a new EP, “Night Bats,” and discussed their work and lives in the Pacific [...]
Chamber-Pop Band Loch Lomond Visit “The Freak Power Ticket” Monday (11am-Noon), Play Muddy Waters Sunday Night with Generationals
KCSB programmer Ted Coe writes, "The next edition of my show 'The Freak Power Ticket' will be my farthest-reaching in-studio appearance to date, as I'll be joined by Loch Lomond, a 'chamber pop' ensemble from Portland, Oregon. Not too far removed from opening for The Decemberists on tour, they’ll perform live, and we’ll sample their new EP, [...]
“CHRONOMETRICZ” (8-10pm Fridays) Presents Live Appearance by Hip-Hopper Roc C & Others During Special Fund Drive Broadcast: Donate Now!!!
From now until 10pm, "CHRONOMETRICZ" host DJ X.TEK OVERLOAD hosts special guest Roc C from the legendary Oxnard underground hip-hop scene, along with promoters D-Tragic and Ronnie Kash and others, who are in studio to promote the Kashroc Entertainment presentation “Street Cruxxifiction,” featuring Roc C, Chino XL, OHNO, DJ Babu (of Dilated [...]
Wednesday: a Special Two-Hour “Art of Peace” (6-8pm): Isla Vista Historian Carmen Lodise, Filmmaker Gerard Ungerman, & Filmmakers Sarah & Emily Kunstler!
About tonight's "Art of Peace" special two hour program from 6-8pm, host Phil Levasseur writes: "In conjunction with KCSB's annual Fund Drive we will be celebrating and focusing on the strength of grass roots media for local and global empowerment. I will be interviewing three media heros that are using film, radio and print to further the voice [...]
Writing about tonight's broadcast of "Bluesland," the show's host Leo Schumaker says that he "is excited to bring renowned blues rock guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd to KCSB Thursday at 9 PM. Kenny will be talking about his music and his involvement with the Mending Kids International Benefit, which will happen on Friday, Nov. 6th, at The Canyon [...]