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Interview with Mystic Timbre

Tuesday, August 04th, 2020
Mystic Timbre: The Short, Sweet Life of a Tape Label While I love listening to music on tape (as you should know!), I have a great affection for the labels that are sending these out like messages in a bottle. Recently, I stumbled across Mystic Timbre, which as a label had amassed a massive catalog [...]
Mystic Timbre: The Short, Sweet Life of a Tape Label While I love listening to music on tape (as you should know!), I h [...]

Tape Quarantine: Claire Rousay

Tuesday, August 04th, 2020
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, highlighting and documenting the most outstanding in their collection. For the seventh edition, they enter Claire Rousay's world. I've spent a lot of time waiting on tapes (i [...]
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, h [...]

July’s Add of the Month: Phoebe Bridger’s Punisher

Thursday, July 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 Phoebe Bridgers' sophomore record "Punisher," r [...]
KCSB's music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left [...]

Two Back-to-Back Interviews this Friday!

Wednesday, July 15th, 2020
Tune in to KCSB-FM this Friday (7/17) for two exclusive interviews on two wonderful shows back-to-back, from 10am-2pm! First up, on Ribbon Around a Bomb (10am-12pm) with Erin Eyesore, you'll be able to hear a discussion with Debora Iyall, Romeo Void frontwoman. Iyall is a powerful Native American [...]
Tune in to KCSB-FM this Friday (7/17) for two exclusive interviews on two wonderful shows back-to-back, from 10am-2pm! [...]

Press Release: Return of KCSB Alumni

Wednesday, July 15th, 2020
RETURN OF THE DJs! Alumni broadcasters fill out KCSB-FM schedule during the COVID-19 shutdown Santa Barbara, CA — 91.9 KCSB-FM in Santa Barbara recently launched its new Summer Schedule, which features programming created remotely by former KCSB DJs and other producers. These radio hosts [...]
RETURN OF THE DJs! Alumni broadcasters fill out KCSB-FM schedule during the COVID-19 shutdown Santa Barbara, [...]
By Ted Coe, / Posted in Music, Blog, At the station

SSA PROGRAM GUIDE

Saturday, July 11th, 2020
This Summer Session A, KCSB is broadcasting more new and original programs in its schedule than it has in many quarters, thanks to an incredible lineup of returning programmers! We've been incredibly proud to welcome back 23 phenomenal alumni programmers to our airwaves, as well as our other [...]
This Summer Session A, KCSB is broadcasting more new and original programs in its schedule than it has in many quart [...]
By digital-media / Posted in Music

Interview: Astral Spirits (KCSB Zine 2020)

Friday, June 26th, 2020
Matthew McPherson interviews Nate Cross of Astral Spirits. This interview was originally done for the KCSB Zine 2020: Love and Light (coming soon!) How did Monofonus Press birth Astral Spirits and why was keeping it DIY so essential? I had been in a few groups that had releases on Monofonus Pr [...]
Matthew McPherson interviews Nate Cross of Astral Spirits. This interview was originally done for the KCSB Zine 2020: Lo [...]

Wane Lietoc’s Tape Quarantine: Beacon by Gercyz/Powers/Rolin

Thursday, June 18th, 2020
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, highlighting and documenting the most outstanding in their collection. Back in Isla Vista for the sixth edition, they review an encapsulating tape by psych-folk group Gercyz/Powers/ [...]
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, h [...]

Dulce Fresita presents M&M!

Saturday, June 13th, 2020
Join us for a special episode of Dulce Fresita with our friends, Mackenzie and Matise! We hope you enjoy it babies!!!!  REMEMBER TO SUPPORT YOUR INDIE DJs!                                                                                              xoxo, lilsp000k + dj dol [...]
Join us for a special episode of Dulce Fresita with our friends, Mackenzie and Matise! We hope you enjoy it [...]

SUPPORT BLACK MUSICIANS

Thursday, June 04th, 2020
On June 5th, 2020, bandcamp will be removing transaction fees for artists. This means that if you buy from an artists bandcamp page, 100% of the funds donated will go directly to an artist! Holy smokes!!!!!!  Programmer of TBD, Thomas Moran, and the rest of KCSB staff put [...]
On June 5th, 2020, bandcamp will be removing transaction fees for artists. This means that if yo [...]
By digital-media / Posted in Music, DJ Posts, Blog