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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 [...]
A conversation with the creators of CBC Radio 2′s The Signal on The Marketplace of Ideas this Thursday
This week on The Marketplace of Ideas, Colin Marshall talks to Laurie Brown and Andy Sheppard, host and producer, respectively, ofThe Signal on CBC Radio 2. Since debuting in March of 2007, the program has evolved to provide a highly distinctive listening experience that offers two skillfully-curated hours of late-night contemporary music to [...]
KCSB Presents NYC’s Gypsy-Punkers Gogol Bordello on Fri., Oct. 16th, in Ventura; An Interview with Bassist Tommy T Is Now Online!
Update: On the Monday, October 12th broadcast of “The Freak Power Ticket," Ted Coe caught up with Thomas Gobena, bass player for Gogol Bordello, and sampled new tracks from "Tommy T"'s forthcoming solo release, “The Prester John Sessions," along with a couple Gogol Bordello gems. To hear an edited podcast of that segment, see below. On [...]
On this week's No Alibis co-hosted by Jordan Camp and Elizabeth Robinson we speak with surrealist poet, musician, and activist Jayne Cortez about her newest book, On The Imperial Highway: New and Selected Poems (Hanging Loose Press, 2009) as well as her views on poetry, social movements, and surrealism; and listen to performances with her band [...]
A limited edition podcast of the interview between Professor Dick Flacks and Righteous Babe founder/radical musician Ani DiFranco is now available, below! “Culture of Protest” host Prof. Dick Flacks writes of his next broadcast: "Ani DiFranco performs Saturday night at the Lobero Theatre. Our program Thursday night features an exclusive [...]
This week on The Marketplace of Ideas, Colin Marshall talks to Peter Bagge, the comic artist behind the beloved series Hate as well as Apocalypse Nerd, Neat Stuff and Sweatshop. His new book, Everybody is Stupid Except for Me and Other Astute Observations, collects his stories originally written for the libertarian magazine Reason, works of [...]