On Monday morning, February 13th, three-quarters of the Los Angeles rock band Allah-Las, lead guitarist Pedrum Siadatian, singer-guitarist Miles Michaud, and bassist Spencer Dunham, made the drive up to Santa Barbara to share personal stories and their passion for rare vinyl gems on the music-and-cultural arts program, "The Freak Power Ticket." [...]
On Thursday, February 2nd, KCSB-FM 91.9, Mutiny Studios, and The Mercury Lounge presented a live remote broadcast of a public performance by two bands from Portland, Oregon, on KCSB’s DIY pop radio program “5…4…3…2…fun!!” Click the play button below to hear the recording of the broadcast.
Damien Echols (The West Memphis 3), Lorri Davis, & Director Amy Berg Discuss New Doc WEST OF MEMPHIS: “The Freak Power Ticket” PODCAST Now Online
This Monday's edition of the music-and-cultural-arts program "The Freak Power Ticket" featured an interview with former death-row inmate Damien Echols, his wife, Lorri Davis, and Amy Berg, writer/director of the new documentary, West of Memphis, which screened at the recent Santa Barbara International Film Festival. West of Memphis, produced by [...]
Steve Buckley on Egyptian elections; George Lipsitz on Johnny Otis; Harvey Wasserman on environment & wellness: No Alibis podcast, 1/25/12
British media activist, Steve Buckley, has covered Egyptian elections and their significance since their inception and reported on outcomes. Prof. George Lipsitz, biographer of Johnny Otis recounts a bit of his life and approach to the world. At 9:15 Harvey Wasserman discussed about critical water issues and environmental impact on wellness.
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 [...]