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KCSB Raves: The First Annual Portola Music Festival in Pictures

Wednesday, October 05th, 2022
Yousef Srour, the former Internal Music Director, went to Portola Music Festival to watch the best artists in electronic music perform. He just so happened to bring his camera and a flip phone. Here’s a photo essay of San Francisco’s First Annual Portola Music Festival. DJ Holographic [...]
Yousef Srour, the former Internal Music Director, went to Portola Music Festival to watch the best artists in electronic [...]

KCSB Goes Way Out West

Monday, September 12th, 2022
Words by Yousef Srour, Internal Music Director 21-22' Welcome to Way Out West. For those of you who aren’t enlightened and haven’t been to the premier festival in Gothenburg, Sweden, this is a three-day festival with five stages, four theaters, and seven independent music venues spread out througho [...]
Words by Yousef Srour, Internal Music Director 21-22' Welcome to Way Out West. For those of you who aren’t enlightened [...]

✷ LOONA: Live at the Wiltern ✷

Monday, August 08th, 2022
Words by Chloe Kimmel Digital Media Coordinator 21-22' It’s a Tuesday in Koreatown two hours before the venue doors are scheduled to open and the line for general admission already wraps around the block in a complete loop. Wiltern staff are perplexed at how to manage such a [...]
Words by Chloe Kimmel Digital Media Coordinator 21-22' It’s a Tuesday in Koreatown two hours be [...]

Pitchfork Music Festival 2022: Smaller Sets, Bigger Hearts

Tuesday, July 26th, 2022
Words by Ryan Miller, Promotions Director 2021-2022 Pitchfork Music Festival is a 3-day festival held in Union Park, Chicago, and organized by the curators behind Pitchfork Media. Whether you love them or not, the website has long been an important platform to highlight left-field, alternative, [...]
Words by Ryan Miller, Promotions Director 2021-2022 Pitchfork Music Festival is a 3-day festival held in Union Park [...]

Concert Review: Ty Segall at the Teragram Ballroom

Thursday, July 14th, 2022
Words by: Marión Suchowiecky The Teragram Ballroom sits between a convenience store called Rosa Mini’s Market and a dry cleaners. Tall buildings with intricate scaffolding designs tower over this modest venue, which is just a 10 minute drive away from the heart of Downtown Los Angeles. It [...]
Words by: Marión Suchowiecky The Teragram Ballroom sits between a convenience store called Rosa Mini’s Market [...]

Rainbow Kitten Surprise: Live at the Santa Barbara Bowl

Monday, June 20th, 2022
Words by: Yousef Srour, Internal Music Director Composed of Ela Melo, Darrick “Bozzy” Keller, Ethan Goodpaster, Jess Haney, and Charlie Holt, the five members together make up Rainbow Kitten Surprise. Everyone in Santa Barbara knew their names and chanted for them when they came on stage. It’s Ma [...]
Words by: Yousef Srour, Internal Music Director Composed of Ela Melo, Darrick “Bozzy” Keller, Ethan Goodpaster, Jess [...]

Live at The Music Box: Skegss

Tuesday, April 26th, 2022
The crowd roared. The Aussie group needed no introduction as the crowd rippled with mosh pits opening up. The crowd bristled with excitement as their favorite band finally came to their home after two years of being unable to tour due to COVID. The magic of Skegss could e [...]
The crowd roared. The Aussie group needed no introduction as the crowd rippled with mosh pits opening up. [...]

KCSB Presents: Coco & Clair Clair!!!!

Friday, October 01st, 2021
KCSB INVITES YOU TO ATTEND THE FIRST IN-PERSON SHOW WE'VE HOSTED IN OVER TWO YEARS ☆♬○♩●♪✧♩✧♪●♩○♬☆ KCSB is inviting all on-campus music lovers to our first live concert since Winter 2020, featuring Atlanta pop-rap duo Coco & Clair Clair. Channeling retro-futuristic [...]
KCSB INVITES YOU TO ATTEND THE FIRST IN-PERSON SHOW WE'VE HOSTED IN OVER TWO YEARS ☆♬○♩●♪✧♩✧♪●♩○♬☆ & [...]

GALEN TIPTON X KCSB INTERVIEW

Wednesday, July 14th, 2021
KCSB’s Promotions Director Ryan Miller sat down with electronic artist Galen Tipton (aka recovery girl) to discuss her artistic vision, newest projects, and viral success on TikTok. Watch, listen, or read to learn more! Ryan: Welcome everyone to 91.9 KCSB-FM in Santa Barbara! My name is Ryan [...]
KCSB’s Promotions Director Ryan Miller sat down with electronic artist Galen Tipton (aka recovery girl) to discuss her a [...]

IN PICTURES: SASAMI AT SOHO 2/26

Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
Photos and words by Kiyomi Morrison Known for her time playing synth in L.A. rock band Cherry Glazer, and opening for acts like Mitski, Soccer Mommy, Blondie, Snail Mail, and more -- Sasami has earned her place in the industry long before her recent foray as a solo artist. Her debut self-titled a [...]
Photos and words by Kiyomi Morrison Known for her time playing synth in L.A. rock band Cherry Glazer, and opening for [...]