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 [...]
A conversation with documentarian of documentarians Pepita Ferrari on The Marketplace of Ideas Today (Thursday)
This week on The Marketplace of Ideas, Colin Marshall talks to Pepita Ferrari, director of Capturing Reality: The Art of Documentary. The first documentary film to concentrate specifically on documentary filmmaking, Capturing Reality features conversations with the likes of Errol Morris, Werner Herzog, Nick Broomfield, Albert Maysles, Scott Hicks [...]
Today's Program: A Special 83 Minute Look at KCSB's Executive Committee (ExComm) Email email@example.com for the complete song list used for the show! To help bridge the gap separating You and I, ExComm (a bunch of rag-tag students from everywhere) has put together a lengthy radio show to introduce ourselves. Think of this show as our [...]
This week on The Marketplace of Ideas, Colin Marshall talks to The Philadelphia Lawyer, author of both the web site of the same name and the book The Happy Hour is For Amateurs: A Lost Decade in the World's Worst Profession, which is now out in paperback. Combining Kafka-like tales of the gamesmanship and pedantry of the legal profession with [...]