‘Tune In!’ Archives
KCSB Celebrates Accomplishments of 2009, Reaches Fund-Drive Finish Line, Appeals for Belated Support!
Photo courtesy Rod Rolle (rodrolle.com). KCSB 91.9 FM, Santa Barbara’s only community radio station (which happens to be based at UCSB), is near the end of its annual fund drive. Running through Friday, November 13th, this fundraiser gives listeners an opportunity to support a vital local resource, to become official members of the KCSB [...]
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 [...]
Of her next broadcast (Nov. 7th), DJ Darla Bea says, "On this week's edition of 'Rock It Properly,' is a Greatest Hits of the various themes I have played. Enjoy the eclectic sounds of everything from 'Glam Rock' to 'African World Beats'. Help support KCSB Community Radio by pledging during my show. Get ready to rock out!" "Rock It [...]
Defending the University: A Teach-In on the Current Crisis * Part One: Panel Discussions & Speeches in Campbell Hall (3 to 7 p.m.) * Part Two: Breakout Workshops & Where Do We Go From Here? Discussion (7 to 10 p.m.) * Special Feature: Ruth Gilmore on budget-draining prison complex Continue for Complete schedule of Panels and Participants [...]
This week on The Marketplace of Ideas, Colin Marshall talks to Jeremy Haladyna, director of UCSB's Ensemble for Contemporary Music and composer of the sprawling 28-piece-and-counting Mayan Cycle. Drawing upon over twenty years of research and exploration, Haladyna has translated countless concepts from Mayan thought, art and architecture into [...]
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 [...]
Of today's broadcast, "DJ TedCore" writes: "Halloween is still five days away. But don't let that slow you down! The freaks may come out at night -- but they'll also come out from 11am-noon today on KCSB 91.9 FM (kcsb.org). (more...)
Wolfgang Bradamus Jaegermeister announces the following: "Local Santa Barbara Goblin Metal band, Nekrogoblikon, will be making their first appearance on 'Dark Mythical Journey' this Sunday. Be sure to tune in at 10pm to hear what these goblin farmers have to say as well as some previews of the upcoming album."
On October 22nd, KCSB-FM will be broadcasting the UC Commission on the Future's forum being held at UCSB's Campbell Hall. The purpose of this forum is to provide the UCSB campus with information of the Commission's five working groups. In addition, the Commission will have an open public comment period so that the UCSB campus community can give [...]