Tune in to Method to the Madness on Friday, February 28th @ noon as Madeleine Oldham, Director of The Ground Floor at Berkeley Rep, joins host Ali Nazar to discuss The Ground Floor's innovative programs to facilitate original work and one particular playwright's journey from an idea at The Ground Floor to a Pulitzer Prize.
On Tuesday, February 18th @ 10AM, DJ Surface Tension hosts two of the founding members of Polkacide, Ward Abronski and Alistair Shanks, for a live in-studio interview. Together, they will discuss what it's like to play punk polka for detainees.
When you listen to the love songs of Bedouine, you will be reminded of Karen Dalton’s world-wise voice or the breathy seduction of Minnie Riperton's vocals, the easy cool of French ye-ye singers, and the poetry of Joan Baez.
Since 1980, the 4 or 5 or 6 (or more) Floptops known as Negativland, a multimedia collective originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, have been creating records, CDs, video, fine art, books, radio and live performance using appropriated sounds, images, objects, and text.