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Last Refuge of the Incompetent Presents: Nick Hubble

Saturday, January 23rd, 2021
Your favorite local sci-fi radio show Last Refuge of the Incompetent presents you with a special guest this week: Nick Hubble! This episode will air on Saturday, January 23rd at 6 PM. Nick Hubble is a professor of modern and contemporary English at Brunel University. Their latest work, “Growing [...]
Your favorite local sci-fi radio show Last Refuge of the Incompetent presents you with a special guest this week: Ni [...]

KCSB-FM WINTER 2021 ORIENTATION

Friday, January 08th, 2021
Are you curious about getting involved with KCSB? Have you ever wanted to be a radio programmer, sportscaster, or news reporter? Join us for our remote Winter 2021 Orientation via Zoom on Tuesday, January 19th at 6 PM to learn more about how you can get involved in our community! RSVP at t [...]
Are you curious about getting involved with KCSB? Have you ever wanted to be a radio programmer, sportscaster, or ne [...]
By digital-media / Posted in Events

December’s Add of the Month: Ichiko Aoba’s Windswept Adan

Friday, January 01st, 2021
KCSB’s music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left a strong enough impression on them to be crowned Add of the Month. In December, External Music Director Finnegan Smith goes in depth on Ichiko Aoba’s latest album, “Windswept Adan, [...]
KCSB’s music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left [...]

Finnegan & Yousef’s Top 25 Albums of 2020

Thursday, December 31st, 2020
KCSB's Internal and External Music Directors sat down to ponder the year behind them and the music that carried them through it. Here are their top 25 album picks from the mess that was 2020. Yousef Srour: Internal Music Director It’s been a hell of a year. Starting quarantine in March and [...]
KCSB's Internal and External Music Directors sat down to ponder the year behind them and the music that carried them thr [...]
By digital-media / Posted in Blog

A Year-End Message from KCSB-FM

Wednesday, December 30th, 2020
(click image for gif <3) Hello Radio Friends, Our world has changed radically since the close of our 2020 Fund Drive nine months ago. Terms like “unprecedented” and “essential work” have become fixtures in our everyday conversations, and “pivoting” is now a regular part of our workday as we’v [...]
(click image for gif <3) Hello Radio Friends, Our world has changed radically since the close of our 2020 Fund Dr [...]

November’s Add of the Month: Chester Watson’s A Japanese Horror Film

Monday, November 30th, 2020
KCSB’s music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left a strong enough impression on them to be crowned Add of the Month. This month, Internal Music Director Yousef Srour goes in depth on Chester Watson’s latest album, “A Japanese Horr [...]
KCSB’s music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left [...]

KCSB’S HOLIDAY HOTLINE

Tuesday, November 24th, 2020
KCSB wants to hear what you're greatful for! We invite you to celebrate the holidays with us by calling into our voicemail line at (805) 253-3091 and leave us a message to be played on the air. Just include your name, where you're calling from, and something you're thankful for or looking for [...]
KCSB wants to hear what you're greatful for! We invite you to celebrate the holidays with us by calling into our voi [...]
By digital-media / Posted in Blog

UM… MAGAZINE X KCSB: VIRTUAL LIVE AUCTION/OPEN MIC FUNDRAISER

Thursday, November 19th, 2020
Um... Magazine and KCSB are hosting a virtual live auction/open mic on December 29th, from 5-8pm! Sign up to perform or speak by December 8th via this form! Sign up to donate items or art by December 15th via this form!* *if you are donating an item, you must be able to ship to the recipient [...]
Um... Magazine and KCSB are hosting a virtual live auction/open mic on December 29th, from 5-8pm! Sign up to perfor [...]
By digital-media / Posted in Blog, Events

Checking in With Aural Canyon

Monday, November 16th, 2020
The private press labels on Bandcamp continue to surprise me at every turn. One reddit comment about my Indonesian tape haul turned into a quick recommendation for Aural Canyon. Now, I’m a fiend for new age ambience and various transient noise bursts. If you are as well, Aural Canyon has quite t [...]
The private press labels on Bandcamp continue to surprise me at every turn. One reddit comment about my Indonesian t [...]
By digital-media / Posted in Blog, Interviews

PSA: KCSB Sponsors CWC’s Upcoming Drive-In Double Feature

Thursday, November 12th, 2020
What follows is a transcription of a recent PSA airing on KCSB-FM for an upcoming double-feature at the West Wind Drive-In, presented by the Carsey-Wolf Center as part of their Subversives film series. On Thursday, November 19th, UCSB’s Carsey-Wolf Center and the Pollock Theater present a thr [...]
What follows is a transcription of a recent PSA airing on KCSB-FM for an upcoming double-feature at the West Wind Drive- [...]
By Ted Coe / Posted in Blog, PSA's