KALX and the Rickshow Stop are pleased to announce Bardot a Go Go's Bastille Day Bash & 25th Anniversary Party on Friday, July 14. For decades, Bardot a Go Go has been spinning the best in '60s French pop, and this year its founding deejays Brother Grimm, Pink Frankenstein, and Cali Kid will continue the tradition by showcasing the likes of Brigitte Bardot, Serge Gainsbourg, Jacques Dutronc, Francoise Hardy, and many many more, plus other international garage/soul/bubblegum sounds.
Drainer is an indie punk band from San Francisco, CA comprised of siblings Jon David, Nina and Vincent Flores along with friend, Joe Putnam. They are guided by a wide range of alternative rock bands but primarily draw from 90's post hardcore, grunge and shoegaze influences. Their second full length album, Under the Sun, was recorded by Jack Shirley at The Atomic Garden in Oakland, CA and released on vinyl April 30th 2023.
Tune in on Tuesday, July 4th at 11:59 pm when the KALX DJ The Berkestir will feature music of the artist Tony (T.S.) McPhee, who recently passed away, on Midnight Express. In honoring Tony (T.S.) McPhee, The Berkestir will feature music of The Groundhogs, Tony's solo works,Tony's work backing up John Lee Hooker and additional pieces with artists such as Earthless, The Bevis Frond, Andrew Lilies and Lucinda Williams doing covers of Tony's songs.