‘Tune In!’ Archives
A Tribute to Alex Cox’s REPO MAN with Special Guest Steve Nelson on THE FREAK POWER TICKET (Monday, July 22)
On his next broadcast later today, (Monday, July 22), Ted Coe of "The Freak Power Ticket" takes a trip back to the Reagan-'80s, paying tribute to Alex Cox's 1984 punk satire, Repo Man. Guest Steve Nelson, Repo Man's "production sound mixer" and an old college friend of Cox's from their days in UCLA's Department of Motion Pictures, Television [...]
Of his next broadcast, Josh Redman writes: "This Thursday, July 18th, 5...4...3...2...fun!! will have Dante Elephante playing live! Why has it taken so long to have them play?? Who Knows! They are local and they are nice and they are Summer. Will also be playing set #5 of songs about Summer." 5…4…3…2…fun!! airs on KCSB 91.9FM [...]
Of his program Culture of Protest, Dick Flacks writes: songs for trayvon and mandiba We've collected songs from past and present that evoke the painful history of the 'killing of black mother's sons'. These are not only moving but profoundly enlightening. And we are on the air today on the 95th birthday of Nelson Mandela--and to honor him [...]
Of his summer program, Tío Chuy writes: "Tune in Sobrinos and listen to what I have uncovered in my stacks on this week's ¡Muévelas! These gems were hiding and they need to be heard! ¡Muévelas conmigo en martes!" ¡Muévelas! airs on Tuesday mornings in the summer from 5am-8am on KCSB.
Summer Camp, Slashers, & Drive-In Soundtracks: On Today’s “The Freak Power Ticket” (Monday, July 15)
Ted Coe, producer/host of "The Freak Power Ticket" writes: "Last week's 'Atomic Beach Party' broadcast shared sounds associated with Beach Party and Beach Horror movies of the 1950s and 1960s: film trailers, dialogue snippets, pop, surf, R&B, punk, rockabilly, psychobilly, garage, indie-rock, jazz, and tiki-lounge music. James Cameron's [...]
24-HOUR PARTY PEOPLE: Madchester, New Order & UK Rave Culture on “Rock It Properly” (Sunday, July 14)
From Happy Monday's RAVE ON ep (Factory Records 1989) - CLICK TO ENLARGE Of her next broadcast (Sunday, July 14), DJ Darla Bea writes: "This week on 'Rock It Properly,' we travel to jolly old England to get down with the 24 Hour Party People of Manchester, aka 'Madchester.' RAVE ON! as we get schooled on Madchester, the Hacienda Club where [...]
Of his next broadcast, Josh Redman writes: "This Thursday, July 11th on 5...4...3...2...fun!! we'll have two live bands. The first is from Los Angeles and they are called Washing Machines. They are a rock 'n' roll band. The second is from San Jose and they are called Kill the Bats. They are also a rock 'n' roll band. Kill the Bats are [...]
Of her next broadcast, DJ Darla Bea writes: "CLASS IS IN SESSION! On this week’s edition of 'Rock It Properly,' you’ll be hearing double as we get a lesson in Musical Plagiarism and Song Sampling. Learn about the original songs and then the copycats who were involved in major lawsuits. Featuring the story and sounds behind Deee-Lite's [...]
Of his summer program, Tío Chuy writes: "¡Hey Sobrinos! Tío Chuy is back for the Summer!! You can tune into '¡Muévelas!' every Tuesday morning from 5:00 AM - 8:00 AM. I got loads of new/old vinyl and I'm itchin to spin it! ¡Muévelas conmigo en martes!"
Of his next broadcast, Josh Redman writes: "On July 4th, 5...4...3...2...fun!! will not be celebrating America. Instead, we will be celebrating something entirely un-American.... facial hair! Specifically, we will have LA Beard Club live in the studio. LA Beard Club's Daniel Muller is famous for his albums 34 Songs About 1 Girl, and the follow [...]