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Fund Drive 2020: THANK YOU! GRACIAS!

09 Mar, 2020

THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! We are all star struck with all the donations we’ve received for our station during our annual Fund Drive this past month. Thanks to you, we surpassed our goal with over $26,000 in donations! Due to your support, we can continue our orbit around […]

The Untold Power of Freeform Radio: an evening with Mutual Benefit & Friends

28 Feb, 2020

Written by Matt McPherson aka Wane Lietoc, External Music Director  On Saturday the 22nd of February, the Merton Auditorium hosted a night of dreamy folk. Here’s the lowdown:   Eamon Fogarty is somehow one of the central coast’s best kept secrets. With a mountainous voice against subtle, reverb inflected guitar […]

KCSB-FM FUND DRIVE 2020

18 Feb, 2020

at the station / events

    Fund Drive 2020 is now over, but you can always donate online:   (Network for Good)   >>> Bank Burner Records (purchase our merch 24/7)! <<< If you indicated to Donate by Check during the drive: Checks can be delivered in person or mailed to: KCSB-FM 91.9 P. […]

Enter the Raffle for this Year’s Fund Drive Grand Prizes!

15 Feb, 2020

We at KCSB are pleased to announce our 2020 Grand Prize Drawing Offerings! Donate Now to make your contribution! Call (805) 893-2424 to pledge, or donate online!   Pledge $100 or more during our 2020 Fund Drive by phone through Friday, February 28th (or online by Saturday, February 29th) to […]

KCSB-FM VALENTINE’S S.O.S.

10 Feb, 2020

Still need a gift for your significant other? Want to tell your mother you love her? KCSB-FM invites you to submit your S.O.S. (Significant Other Signal) to be played on air! Scan the QR code or click this link  for more info and the submission form! There is a limit […]

KCSB-FM FUND DRIVE

24 Jan, 2020

events

    ★·.·´¯`·.·★·.·´¯`·.·★·.·´¯`·.·★·.·´¯`·.·★·.·´¯`·.·★ Greetings, Earthlings! The KCSB FUND DRIVE makes its annual orbit around Planet Earth on 2/19/2020 at 06:00 hours! It’ll be making some noise for a solid 10 days, so don’t miss your opportunity to tune in for special signals from the cosmos! Hear it at 91.9 on […]

Wane Lietoc’s 12 Albums of the Year

04 Jan, 2020

music / music reviews

Written by Matt McPherson aka Wane Lietoc, External Music Director and DJ of  Wane Lietoc Consumes the Bloghouse! I’m stubborn about music, generally. It seems odd to think about it like that, because I spent much time interrogating at least 150 albums this year. Back catalogs from discogs and album […]

So long, 2019

26 Dec, 2019

at the station

    ❅ ❆ ❅ ❆ ❅ ❆ ❅ ❆ ❅ ❆ ❅ ❆ Dear Radio Friends and Supporters: Greetings of the Season! We’d like to thank all of you for being a continuous supporter of student-run college radio KCSB-FM over the years – THANK YOU! Your generous donations have […]

KCSB-FM WINTER ORIENTATION

03 Dec, 2019

events

KCSB 91.9 FM is your campus and community radio station and we want to meet you at our next recruitment meeting for new programmers, news and sports reporters, and behind-the-scenes volunteers! Our WINTER Orientation will be held on Tuesday, January 7th at 6pm, here at the KCSB Courtyard (under Storke […]

RECAP: PEEK-A-BOO! BASH

08 Nov, 2019

KCSB wants to give the biggest *hugs* to everyone who came out to the Peek-A-Boo! Bash last Wednesday! Here are a few photos taken by our Publications Coordinator, Kiyomi Morrison. Thanks Kiyomi!!!!! KCSB News Director, Riley Esguerra, dressed up as Ryuk from Death Note. CAM GIRL + KCSB Harley Quinn […]

KCSB-FM Presents: Eyedress, Satchy, and Apollo Soul

04 Nov, 2019

at the station / blog / events / music

KCSB-FM Presents: Eyedress, Satchy, and Apollo Soul at the KCSB Courtyard! Apollo Soul (Los Angeles) After recently completing a tour as the supporting band for Bane’s World, Apollo Soul returns again toSanta Barbara! Apollo Soul consists of members: Jack Bastian (keyboards), Matt Saunders (guitar), Cole Brossus (bass), and Ellington Peet […]

KCSB-FM Involvement: Volunteer with Us!

28 Oct, 2019

Hello! Do you want to volunteer at KCSB but have no idea how to get involved?  Keep reading to find out information regarding different departments you can volunteer in at KCSB!    Promotions  KCSB-FM’s Promotions Department is currently run by the Promotions Director and Digital Media Coordinator. KCSB Promotions is […]

The Black Lips @ SOhO Restaraunt & Music Venue

03 Sep, 2019

blog / events

The Black Lips with Blue Rose Rounders Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at SOhO Restaurant & Music Venue DOORS: 8:00 PM // SHOW: 9:00 PM // AGES 21+ Tickets on sale Friday, July 19 at 10:00 AM PST presented by We The Beat + Smart Alec Presents & KCSB-FM 91.9 in […]

22 Aug, 2019

at the station / blog / events

  KCSB 91.9 FM is your campus and community radio station and we want to meet you at our next recruitment meeting for new programmers, news and sports reporters, and behind-the-scenes volunteers! Our Summer Orientation for Session B will be held on October 1st at 6pm, in the Flying A […]

KCSB-T Shirt Design Contest 2019-2020

22 Aug, 2019

at the station / blog / events

KCSB-FM 91.9 invites you to participate in our annual T-shirt design contest for the 2019-20 school year! Think about concepts that encompass KCSB as a whole (not just specific genres): our programming, activities, and an overarching sense of noncommercial, independent, alternative, community and college-oriented radio. A jury of KCSB’s student […]

Biko Garage Benefit Show

31 Jul, 2019

blog / events / music

On August 11th, @theywept is holding a benefit for Biko Garage in Los Angeles! The event starts at 9pm and includes performances by Zah, Kohinoorgasm, Münki, and Hoddy, the Young Jedi. DJ sets will be by: Grotessk, Jellybebe & KCSB’s very own DJ, Zero*. The event is $10, although nobody […]

Skunk Ape, mvrmvr, Held, Lanayah @ Biko Garage

31 Jul, 2019

blog / events

On August 24th, Biko Garage Presents: Skun Ape, mvrmvr, Held, and Lanayah. The event begins at 8pm. Please bring donations for the artists. Skunk Ape (seattle, washington) https://skunk-ape.bandcamp.com mvrmvr https://mvrmvr805.bandcamp.com Held (thousand oaks) https://held92.bandcamp.com/releases Lanayah (santa barbara) https://lanayah.bandcamp.com/

Twin Schism, Contact, Share, Sustains @ Biko Garage

31 Jul, 2019

blog / events

On August 9th, Biko Garage Presents: Twin Schism, Contact, Share, and Sustains,The event begins at 9pm and costs $5 although nobody will be turned away for lack of funds. Twin Schism (simi valley) https://twinschism.bandcamp.com/releases [CON•TACT] (san diego) https://contactsd.bandcamp.com Sustains (moorpark) https://sustains.bandcamp.com/ Share (santa barbara) https://followshare.bandcamp.com/  

Rudy De Anda, Valley Wolf, and Goldy @Biko Garage

23 May, 2019

blog / events

    On Sunday, May 26th,  Biko Garage is hosting Rudy De Anda, Valley Wolf, and Goldy at 4p! Rudy De Anda (long beach) https://porchpartyrecords.bandcamp.com/album/ostranenie Valley Wolf (modesto) https://valleywolf.bandcamp.com/releases Goldy (santa barbara)   $5-10 donation suggested all ages