On Sunday, Jan 29th KCSB's The Green Room brought two independent bands to the Santa Barbara airwaves. To hear it, click the play buttons below! First up was an interview with the Boston indie-pop group Carousel. The trio of recent Berkelee College of Music graduates discussed the recent attention their tracks have been getting on blogs and [...]
World Premiere of New Documentary “RHINO RESURRECTED” Previewed on “The Freak Power Ticket” Podcast: Director Keith Shapiro Interview Now Online!
On the Monday, January 23rd edition of "The Freak Power Ticket," host Ted Coe presented an idiosyncratic preview of this year's incarnation of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival. The first half of the music-and-cultural-arts program featured songs and artists associated with or inspired by Anthony Burgess's 1962 dystopian novel A [...]
On Sunday, January 15th, LA rock group The Alternates appeared on the green room for a live set and interview from KCSB's Studio A. Click the play button below to hear it! For upcoming shows, music and more from the Alternates, visit http://www.thealternatesband.com
Veteran Programmer Aaron Jones (“On the Real”) Featured on “50 Years of People-Powered Radio” – Archival Audio Now Online!
This week on KCSB's archival program "50 Years of People-Powered Radio", veteran programmer Aaron Jones stopped by for a live in-studio interview. "Brother A" discussed the history and mission of his early-to-mid-2000s program, "On the Real," a politically-conscious show that aimed to broaden the dialogue within the community and inspire [...]
Journalist/Radio Blogger Jennifer Waits Discusses Current State of College Radio – “The Freak Power Ticket” Podcast
On the November 7th, 2011 edition of "The Freak Power Ticket," producer/host Ted Coe was joined by journalist Jennifer Waits, who writes about the medium of radio for two online blogs, Radio Survivor and Spinning Indie. Herself a DJ at the college-based community-radio station KFJC-FM at Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, California, [...]
“Live from the Piano Kitchen” with the Proboscis Radio Players – Audio Archive: Season 1, Shows 1 & 3
Edited versions of this archival audio have been airing on KCSB-FM throughout the fall academic quarter. Show 3 part 1 & 2- Recorded at the Piano Kitchen on November 4th, 2011. With musical guests Kat Devlin, Peter Duda and Anna Abbey. Storyteller Michael Katz. Special Interview guest local actor/musician Michael Andrews. Comedy from Daily [...]
On the Halloween edition of “The Freak Power Ticket," host Ted Coe aired an interview with Joel Hodgson, creator of TV’s Peabody Award-winning comedy series Mystery Science Theater 3000, and the touring company Cinematic Titanic. Hodgson was promoting the Arts & Lectures-hosted debut of Cinematic Titanic at UCSB’s Campbell Hall on Sunday, [...]
Sean Hannity has often credited KCSB with launching his media career when the station management removed him from the air in 1989 for making “multiple discriminatory statements based on sexual orientation” on his weekly KCSB radio show in “violation of the University of California Nondiscriminatory Policy.” Hannity has always denied that [...]
Interview with IF A TREE FALLS Director Marshall Curry on “The Freak Power Ticket” – Podcast Now Available!
On Monday's edition of "The Freak Power Ticket," host Ted Coe spoke with Marshall Curry, co-director of the documentary, If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front, which tells the dramatic story of Daniel McGowan and the ELF. “In December 2005, Daniel McGowan was arrested by federal agents in a nationwide sweep of [...]
Called an “experimental powerhouse” by the Village Voice, So Percussion has been creating music that explores all the extremes of emotion and musical possibility since 1999. The Brooklyn-based quartet’s innovative work with today’s most exciting composers has quickly helped them forge a genre-defying career with cross-generational appeal. [...]