‘Tune In!’ Archives
Mystery Science Theater 3000 Creator Joel Hodgson Interview on The Freak Power Ticket’s Halloween Broadcast
On the Halloween edition of “The Freak Power Ticket” (Monday, October 31st, 11am), host Ted Coe interviews Joel Hodgson, creator of TV’s Peabody Award-winning comedy series Mystery Science Theater 3000, and the touring company Cinematic Titanic. Hodgson's appearance anticipates the Arts & Lectures-hosted debut of Cinematic Titanic at [...]
“The Freak Power Ticket” Talks Lompoc Zombie Walk (Oct. 24) & Previews Joel Hodgson – MST3K & Cinematic Titanic – Halloween Interview (Oct. 31)
On today’s broadcast of “The Freak Power Ticket” (Monday, October 24, 11am-12noon): host Ted Coe is joined by Steven Linderholm, the man behind “Lompocalypse: Lompoc’s 2nd Annual Zombie Walk,” this coming Saturday in the unexpectedly cool small-town north of Santa Barbara. Zombie walks are “organized public gathering of people [...]
Rock It Properly’s Rockology 101: “Loungecore: A Listener’s Guide to Space Age Pop Music” (Sunday, October 23)
Of her next broadcast, DJ Darla Bea says, " A lesson from the school of 'Rock It Properly' on 'Space Age Pop,' a music genre associated with certain Mexican and American composers and songwriters in the Space Age of the 1950s and 1960s. It is also called 'bachelor pad music' or 'lounge music'.... Join me Darla Bea as we get read to Rock Out [...]
Lazy Cowgirls, Mudhoney, Jawbreaker Archival In-Studio Performances on “50 Years of People-Powered Radio” (Thursday, Oct. 20)
On Thursday, 10/20 the program "50 Years of People Powered Radio" will air archival live in-studio performances of musical groups Mudhoney, Jawbreaker and Lazy Cowgirls from 10AM - 12PM to commemorate KCSB's 50th anniversary.
“Tributes and Songs” – Culture of Protest Honors Norman Corwin, Harry Belafonte, & the Songs of #OccupyWallStreet! TONIGHT (Thursday, October 20)
Of his next broadcast (tonight, Thursday, October 20th), Professor Dick Flacks says: "This week's broadcast pays tribute to the great radio creator, Norman Corwin, who died this week at age 101. We'll hear one of his most memorable pieces, heard by tens of millions as WWII neared its end. We pay tribute too to Harry Belafonte, subject of a [...]
On the next edition of Santa Barbara Lectures, Liberian human rights activist and 2011 Nobel Peace Prize recipient, Leymah Gbowee delivers a presentation entitled, Building Global Peace Using Local Knowledge. Ms. Gbowee spoke as part of UCSB Arts & Lectures, Fall 2011 lecture series. Santa Barbara Lectures airs every Monday at 8:00 am.
Democracy Now!’s Juan Gonzalez to Discuss His New Book “News for All the People” on “No Alibis” (Weds., Oct. 19) & at La Casa de la Raza (Sun., Oct. 23)
In just a few short minutes, Juan González (co-host of Democracy Now! and an award-winning journalist) will join Marisela Marquez and Maryam Griffin on "No Alibis" (Wednesdays, 8-10am) to discuss his new book, News for All the People: The Epic Story of Race and the American Media. González's appearance this morning on the long-running KCSB [...]
Jon Wilcox (Marley’s Ghost & Rincon Ramblers) Joins “Roadtunes Sessions” for Live Performance & Interview on Tuesday (10/18)
On Tuesday, October 18th at 8pm, join host Andy Doerr for a musical conversation with local artist Jon Wilcox, on "The Roadtunes Sessions." Jon, a Santa Barbara native, first gained national recognition in folk music circles in the 1970s, touring widely and recording traditional-flavored singer-songwriter albums. A highly-regarded veteran of [...]
KCSB programmer Steve S. writes, "On 'Joyful Cosmos' this week, Thomas Mattias of Santa Barbara's Wheelhouse Bikes drops by to talk about bicycles, bicycling, and bicycle repair. Tune in Monday evening at 6pm. Thanks for listening!" "Joyful Cosmos" airs from 6-7pm on Mondays throughout the fall.
Of her next broadcast (October 16th), DJ Darla Bea says, “For this week’s lesson from the school of ‘Rock It Properly’ - Grab your Lederhosen and a Stein because we’ll be taking a “Tour” of the muzik created in Germany! Learn about the artists who rocked us Euro-style! Join me on KCSB for some ‘Teutonic’ Trivia. -What movie [...]