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ON THE AIR
Photo of Seth Shostak
Friday, June 18th - 12:00pm
Posted on 6/13/2021

On the next Method to the Madness, Friday, June 18 at noon, host Lisa Kiefer speaks with SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Senior Astronomer, Seth Shostak. SETI is a nonprofit research organization located in Silicon Valley close to the NASA Ames Research Center that is home to researchers and scientists looking for life in the universe.

ON THE AIR
Photo of Colin
Saturday, June 12th - 9:00pm
Posted on 6/11/2021

This week on the KALX Live! show, host DJ Cia Cia La Pirata  welcomes Colin from Marin County based Peppermint MoonColin’s intimate performance features ethereal, psych-tinged dream pop, which he’s recorded expressly for this week’s show. DJ Stormy Phoenix drops in

ON THE AIR
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Tuesday, June 8th - 9:00am
Posted on 6/5/2021

Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday, June 8 @ 9 AM for an interview with Adam Uliana from the Department of Chemical Engineering. Adam is one of the authors of a recently published paper about a water filtration technique designed to make desalination and filtration more efficient and to reduce the volume of waste from these processes. Adam discusses how this technique works and what possibilities it presents.

ON THE AIR
Sunday, June 6th - 5:30pm
Posted on 6/5/2021

On Sunday, June 6th @ 5:30PM, DJ Velvet Einstein speaks with David Harrington of the Kronos Quartet and Kronos collaborator Michael Hearst about the upcoming Kronos Festival taking place on June 11-18, 2021.

ON THE AIR
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Friday, May 28th - 12:30pm
Posted on 5/27/2021

Join DJ Nickel Hardaway on Friday, May 28th @ 12:30 PM when he speaks with Chicago born, Brooklyn based vibraphonist-composer, Joel Ross.

ON THE AIR
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Tuesday, May 25th - 10:00pm
Posted on 5/20/2021

On Tuesday, May 25th @ 10PM, DJ Velvet Einstein airs his recent interview with New York based violist // composer, Nadia Sirota.  Together, they discuss her work within compositional feedback loop improvisation along with her efforts to help lower the barrier to entry for Classical music.

ON THE AIR
Photo of Vintage Fiction
Saturday, May 15th - 9:00pm
Posted on 5/15/2021

Join Feel Good Weird for a live performance on Saturday, May 15th @ 9PM with Vintage Fiction, exclusively prerecorded for KALX Live!

ON THE AIR
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Friday, May 21st - 12:00pm
Posted on 5/9/2021

On the next Method to the Madness, May 21 at noon, host Lisa Kiefer speaks with Orville Schell, former professor and dean of the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, about his debut novel, My Old Home.  After decades of writing books and articles on China policy, his first novel follows exiles caught between American and Chinese politics from Mao's Revolution in 1949 to the Tian

ON THE AIR
Photo of Kelsey Crutchfield-Peters
Tuesday, May 11th - 9:00am
Posted on 5/9/2021

Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday @ 9AM for an interview with Kelsey Crutchfield-Peters from the Department of Integrative Biology. Kelsey studies how plants access nitrogen in local forests. She's particularly interested in the role weathered bedrock, beneath the soil, plays as a reservoir of nitrogen. Kelsey discusses her career digging for a deeper understanding of the complicated twists and turns of the nitrogen cycle.

ON THE AIR
Photo of Dream System 8
Tuesday, May 11th - 4:00pm
Posted on 5/6/2021

Tune in on Tuesday, May 11th @ 4PM to hear DJ Stormy Phoenix interview Los Angeles based synthwave pop band, Dream System 8.

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