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☆JUNE MUSIC DEPT. PLAYLIST☆

Tuesday, June 28th, 2022
https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7Kkx4vMxqZ69z7THGzdYtL?si=966f2a0947054b0b As a goodbye from the 2021-2022 music department, each member of the music department picked 5 songs that they think the other two members would like.  MARION’S PICKS FOR YOUSEF  “Sao Paulo” - Braxton C [...]
https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7Kkx4vMxqZ69z7THGzdYtL?si=966f2a0947054b0b As a goodbye from the 2021-2022 music de [...]

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 [...]

Programmer Spotlight Blog: Hattie Belle

Saturday, June 18th, 2022
It was a hot sticky summer afternoon in 2018. The kind of afternoon that eagerly awaits the night. The Déjà Vu Circus was set up on the southbound shoulder of a two-lane highway. The dusty road rose to life as the show began. Acrobats, clowns, fire breathers, trapeze artists, cats and dogs. Sweat [...]
It was a hot sticky summer afternoon in 2018. The kind of afternoon that eagerly awaits the night. The Déjà Vu Circus wa [...]

June’s Add of the Month: Keyboard Fantasies Reimagined by Beverly Glenn-Copeland

Friday, June 17th, 2022
Words by: Yousef Srour, Internal Music Director Foreword: I am sad to say that this will be my last Add of the Month. With that came pressure – a pressure to choose the best album, to choose an album that’s reflective of my time at KCSB, an album that I can write on and on about because it’s imp [...]
Words by: Yousef Srour, Internal Music Director Foreword: I am sad to say that this will be my last Add of the Month [...]
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From the Archives: Associated Students Addresses Racial Tension and Inequality in the 1970s

Thursday, June 09th, 2022
As a part of the newly instated Throwback Thursday series, Archives Coordinator Lekha Sapers will be blogging about KCSB’s collection of audio archives. For the remainder of the school year, you’ll get a chance to explore our 60th Anniversary audio collection, highlighting the stories of some of our [...]
As a part of the newly instated Throwback Thursday series, Archives Coordinator Lekha Sapers will be blogging about KCSB [...]

From the Archives: The Black Student Union at UCSB on the Freedom of Angela Davis

Thursday, June 02nd, 2022
    Angela Davis is a woman known for her assumption of multiple positions. Perhaps she best fields the identity of renowned UC Professor of Philosophy– or stalwart communist leader – or scholar, champion of Black rights, among other honorifics.      By the late 1960s, she had garnered quite [...]
    Angela Davis is a woman known for her assumption of multiple positions. Perhaps she best fields the identity of [...]

Beyond Timely Warnings, Episode 2: Policy

Tuesday, May 31st, 2022
https://soundcloud.com/kcsbfm/beyond-timely-warnings-episode-2-policy?utm_source=clipboard&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=social_sharing KCSB News brings you Beyond Timely Warnings, a new feature series investigating sexual assault at UC Santa Barbara. In the second episode of Beyond Timely [...]
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❀ Music Department Spring Playlist ❀

Tuesday, May 31st, 2022
https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3ZkgZrhZD6yNlspBDId4qe?si=8dcdfdd12a82476b&nd=1 MARION’S RECS  “Lady In The Darkest Hour” - Kate Bollinger - Kate Bollinger’s voice is so remarkably sweet. This is a song about being patient when times are tough, and trusting that better days are arou [...]
https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3ZkgZrhZD6yNlspBDId4qe?si=8dcdfdd12a82476b&nd=1 MARION’S RECS  “Lady In Th [...]

Live Reporting the Bank of America Burning: KCSB Oral History

Thursday, May 26th, 2022
Words by Lekha Sapers, Archives Coordinator Cy Godfrey is the owner of perhaps the best-known last words in KCSB History: I did not set the bank on fire. As General Manager between 1969 and 1970, Godfrey led the station through some of Isla Vista’s most tumultuous historical touchpoints. Over the [...]
Words by Lekha Sapers, Archives Coordinator Cy Godfrey is the owner of perhaps the best-known last words in KCSB Hist [...]

KCSB PRESENTS | Pride of Place: Santa Barbara

Tuesday, May 24th, 2022
Hello KCSB Listeners, As Pride month unfolds, KCSB News and KCSB-FM intends to intimately explore the history and lived experiences of Santa Barbara’s LGBTQ+ community, examining the roots and presence of LGBTQ+ people here. Starting June 2, we will be releasing a limited series, “Pride of Pl [...]
Hello KCSB Listeners, As Pride month unfolds, KCSB News and KCSB-FM intends to intimately explore the history and [...]
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