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Tuesday, December 14th - 4:38pm
Posted on 12/14/2021

It is not too late to make a year-end charitable donation to KALX and get a thank you gift. Make your tax deductible gift to KALX by midnight on December 31, 2021.

Visit our Crowdfund site to donate! 2020-2021 Swag can be viewed there as well.

We look forward to continuing to program for everyone in the new year. Thank you for listening. We are utterly grateful for your continued support!

Promotional photo of Kid Congo Powers smiling looking up and to his left
Friday, December 10th - 10:00am
Posted on 12/8/2021

Tune in on Friday, December 10th @ 10AM to hear DJ Jon The Reptilian speak with guitarist/vocalist, Kid Congo Powers.

Daniella Lake smiling against book shelves
Tuesday, December 7th - 9:00am
Posted on 12/5/2021

Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday @ 9AM to meet Daniella Lake, our latest host and an undergraduate in the Department of Media Studies.

Black and White photo of Vân-Ánh Võ posed looking to the side
Saturday, December 4th - 9:00am
Posted on 12/1/2021

On Saturday, December 4th @ 9AM, DJ Velvet Einstein speaks with award-winning performer of the 16-string đàn tranh (zither) and Emmy Award-winning composer, Vân-Ánh Võ, ahead of her live performance at Zellerbach Playhouse this Saturday evening.

Photo of the band, Cold Beat, leaning against a black surrounded by potted plants
Thursday, December 2nd - 10:00am
Posted on 12/1/2021

Tune in on Thursday, December 2nd @ 10AM to hear DJ Cherry Pie speak with Bay Area based band, Cold Beat.

Cold Beat is Hannah Lew, Kyle King, Sean Monaghan, and Luciano Talpini Aita.  Since 2012, the band has released 5 full length albums including their latest effort, War Garden.

Black and white photo of Mahsa Vahdat sitting backwards in a chair, smiling with one hand to her forhead
Tuesday, November 30th - 11:45am
Posted on 11/29/2021

Join DJ Velvet Einstein on Tuesday, November 30th @ 11:45AM when he speaks with prominent Persian vocalist, Mahsa Vahdat, ahead of her live performance with Kronos Quartet this Thursday evening at Zellerbach Hall in Berkeley.

Tune in to learn about how Vahdat sets Iranian poetry to music, her journey from Iran to the United States, and her love of the Berkeley Rose Garden at twilight.

Photo of Lydia Lunch looking up into a bright flash with black hair, green eyes, and red lipstick
Saturday, November 27th - 12:00pm
Posted on 11/26/2021

On Saturday, November 27th @ 12PM (noon), DJ Surface Tension airs his recent interview with singer // poet // writer // actress // icon, Lydia Lunch

Lydia Lunch has spent decades trolling through the sub/terranean sick-home black & blues creating a schizophrenic musical legacy which loops from shrill No Wave to bludgeoning Hard Rock, from smoky Jazz Noir and illustrated word to macabre Psychedelia.

Black and White head shot of Urte Laukaityte against a white wall in a black turtleneck
Tuesday, November 23rd - 9:00am
Posted on 11/22/2021

Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday for an interview with Urte Laukaityte from the Department of Philosophy. Urte considers her views on philosophy a little outside the traditional approach to field.

Photo fo the band, Wolf Alice, in neon yellow and green lights
Saturday, November 20th - 2:00pm
Posted on 11/20/2021

Join DJ Just Like Other Girls on Saturday, November 20th @ 2PM to hear her recent interview with Joel Amey of UK rock band, Wolf Alice.

Wolf Alice is a rock band from North London, UK formed in 2010. The lineup consists of Ellie Rowsell (vocals, guitar), Joff Oddie (guitar), Theo Ellis (bass), and Joel Amey (drums).

Thursday, November 11th - 9:00am
Posted on 11/12/2021

North Gate Radio, a feature news program produced by students of the Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, returns to the KALX on air schedule Thursday mornings from 9:00a-9:30AM through December 9th.