‘Tune In!’ Archives
"The Wailers will be there, The Damned, The Jam, The Clash – Maytals will be there, Dr. Feelgood too." - Bob Marley, "Punky Reggae Party" DJ Darla Bea says, "Tonight's focus is Caribbean music in the United Kingdom. New Wave Jamaica - Ska, Punk, Reggae, Dub and more! Get ready to Rock Out!" “Rock It Properly” airs Sundays in the [...]
Singer-songwriter Lucy Billings stops in this evening, August 16th, for a live in-studio conversation with "Roadtunes Sessions" host Andy Doerr at 7pm. "Roadtunes Sessions" airs from 7-10pm all the summer.
Tahitian Field Recordings from the Free Music Archive (plus a Set List of Eclectic Music) on “LIES” (Wednesday, August 17th)
On this week's "Lies" broadcast: @burdt will talk about the mystery behind the Tahitian Blue Amberol field recordings he stumbled upon while working at the UCSB Library Special Collections' Cylinder Preservation and Digitization Project, a project affliated with the Free Music Archive. For more on the story, read this FMA blog entry! "Lies" [...]
Find out about the Santa Barbara Student Housing Cooperative and their plans for 777 Camino Pescadero, "The Thomas Merton House," this Tuesday on "I Love IV." "I Love IV" airs on Tuesdays in the summer from 4-5pm.
"Only the good die young." On tonight's next edition of "Rock It Properly" (Sunday, August 14th), DJ Darla Bea pays tribute to the unfortunate members of the "Forever 27 Club": the late pop music heroes Brian Jones, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain, and Amy Winehouse... Covers, influences, live/rare recordings, trivia and [...]
Journalist Jordan Flaherty joins Maryam Griffin and Elizabeth Robinson to discuss the recent verdict in the case against New Orleans police officers for shootings that occurred on the Danziger Bridge after Hurricane Katrina. He has been covering the trial throughout and provides his analysis of the verdicts in which defendants were found guilty [...]
A Tribute to Cat Stevens & the 40th Anniversary of “Harold and Maude” on “The Freak Power Ticket” (Monday, August 8)
This week on "The Freak Power Ticket," a tribute to the 40th anniversary of director Hal Ashby's black comedy Harold and Maude and its musical wellspring Cat Stevens. From the mid-1960s through the mid-1970s, the British Steven Demetre Georgiou, who chose the stage name Cat Stevens, was a best-selling folk-rock singer-songwriter. By the late [...]
Señorita Darla Bea says of tonight's broadcast: "La Escuela de Rock is in Session! In honor of this past week's Old Spanish Days Fiesta in Santa Barbara, tune in for Spanish Guitar classics and the variety of genres that Spain and Mexico has to offer....Call 805-893-2424 for Ticket Giveaways and Trivia Questions. And get ready to Rock [...]
Dr. Helen Gordon, Professor Emeritus from Bakersfield College, will make an encore appearance as guest on the cultural-arts and public-affairs oriented program, SPINDRIFT, this Friday, August 5th, at 930am. After more than two decades of research Ms. Gordon is disclosing the mystery of how the police state of Queen Elizabeth's time was [...]
Dazed and Confused Tribute II on “The Freak Power Ticket” (Monday, August 1): “A Fiesta in the Making.”
Host Ted Coe writes: "My July 4th broadcast of 'The Freak Power Ticket' was a fun (and underpublicized) homage to Richard Linklater's 1994 cult-classic movie Dazed and Confused, about a day in the life of suburban teens living near Austin, Texas, during the Bicentennial Year of 1976. Using the film's complete musical soundtrack as inspiration, [...]