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A KCSB Winter Playlist: Yousef & Finnegan Like Winter

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020
We present to you: A KCSB Winter Playlist, "Yousef & Finnegan Like Winter"! "Happy holidays from your Music Directors here at KCSB! Sadly, we can’t give you any gifts in person this year, but we’ve curated a very special **wintertime** playlist for your listening pleasure. Cozy up by the [...]
We present to you: A KCSB Winter Playlist, "Yousef & Finnegan Like Winter"! "Happy holidays from your Music D [...]

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 [...]

DJ DARLA BEA’s PLAYLIST: AS HEARD ON KCSB

Friday, November 27th, 2020
DJ DARLA BEA's PLAYLIST: AS HEARD ON KCSB* (1 HOUR EXACTLY) (*songs Sunday night programmer DJ Darla Bea discovered by listening to KCSB-FM Since 1993; featuring songs played by Prozac Cat show Das Williams guest, Ryan Ealum, Ted Coe, Adam Korn, Smiley Smile, DJ Marcelino, Gardens & Villa [...]
DJ DARLA BEA's PLAYLIST: AS HEARD ON KCSB* (1 HOUR EXACTLY) (*songs Sunday night programmer DJ Darla Bea discover [...]

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

The Blacklight Special Presents: JX-216

Saturday, November 21st, 2020
This Sunday night, November 22nd from 10pm-12am, tune into KCSB-FM for a special mix by JX-216 on The Blacklight Special. Formerly known as Milkplant, JX-216 is a new alias developed by veteran San Francisco Techno DJ/Producer, Justin William Pennell over the last several years. Schooled in [...]
This Sunday night, November 22nd from 10pm-12am, tune into KCSB-FM for a special mix by JX-216 on The Blacklight Special [...]
By digital-media / Posted in DJ Posts, 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

A HALLOWEEN PLAYLIST FROM KCSB-FM

Saturday, October 31st, 2020
Happy halloween, ghouls and fools! This Halloween, your Music Directors here at KCSB (Yousef & Finnegan) have decided to give you a bag of treats in the form of a *spooky* HALLOWEEN PLAYLIST! In this eclectic mix of songs, prepare to entrance yourself with sounds that are sure to strik [...]
Happy halloween, ghouls and fools! This Halloween, your Music Directors here at KCSB (Yousef & Finnegan) have [...]
By digital-media / Posted in Blog, Playlists

October’s Add of the Month: clipping.’s Visions of Bodies Being Burned

Friday, October 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 clipping.’s latest album, “Visions of Bodies Be [...]
KCSB’s music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left [...]