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 [...]
The Bear Bros. (Marc Mann & Paull E. Rubin) Live In-Studio on “Roadtunes Sessions” – AUDIO PODCAST Now Online!
On the Tuesday, May 22nd edition of "Roadtunes Sessions" Andy Doerr welcomed The Bear Bros. to Studio A for an interview and live session. Bear Bros. are Marc Mann – guitarist with Electric Light Orchestra, keyboards for Oingo Boingo (including ALL the Danny Elfman scored movies) & Grammy Award winner for his guitar work alongside Eric Clapton & [...]
On May 13th, Santa Barbara based singer Antoine Allain stoped by KCSB's The Green Room to play some acoustic renditions of some of the songs off his new album The Life, and talk about his experiences growing up in Santa Barbara and being a musician. Antoine's producer, Gabe Lackner of One Wave Records joined Antoine on Guitar and discussed some [...]
Today on “Real Gauchos," Paul Rivas interviewed KCSB founder Bill Harrison on: creating the radio station in 1962 out of Anacapa Hall at UCSB but not allowing rock music, the early sixties still being the fifties, his fantastic chldhood in Santa Barbara, having great mentors, getting his start in the La Cumbre Junior High School theater program, [...]
Charles Lloyd is Santa Barbara’s resident living-legend of jazz. He and Maria Fantouri, Greece’s reigning queen of vocal music, backed by Lloyd’s new quartet, Jason Moran – piano, Reuben Rogers – bass, and Eric Harland – drums, will appear at the Lobero Theatre on Wednesday April 18th, at 8pm, part of the Jazz at the Lobero series [...]
On Monday, March 19th, “The Freak Power Ticket” paid tribute to The Monkees' cult-classic motion picture, Head; its screenwriter Jack Nicholson and director Bob Rafelson (who went on to produce Easy Rider and Five Easy Pieces); cultural innovator Michael Nesmith; plus Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork; and wished "safe travels" to Davy Jones, who [...]
Thursday, March 29th, on KCSB’s “50 Years of People-Powered Radio,” KCSB Radio Advisor Elizabeth Robinson and General Manager Eric Wolff interviewed Greg Drust regarding his years at KCSB. Drust was a blues and polka programmer at KCSB for 20 years (best known for his long-running program “Back at the Chicken Shack”) and is renowned [...]