News Archive

Thursday, September 14th - 8:00pm
Posted on 8/31/2023

Join the greatest radio station in the world! The next recruitment for KALX volunteers is right around the corner! Come to our Fall Recruitment Info Session to find out about everything there is to do at the station!

When: Thursday, September 14th @ 8PM

Where: 145 Dwinelle 

Be a DJ! Specializing in alternative music of every genre: rock, punk, electronica, jazz, funk, soul, blues, hip-hop, classical and more!

Roge playing acoustic guitar in front of a microphone
Friday, September 1st - 2:00pm
Posted on 8/30/2023

Tune in on Friday, September 1st @ 2PM when Mr. Green Genes sits down with Latin Grammy nominated, Brazilian singer-songwriter, Rogê, ahead of his show on September 17th at The Chapel in SF.

Photo of Joe Henry
Posted on 8/29/2023

Sex 14s intervews Joe Henry on KALX, July 17, 2023

Saturday, September 2nd - 9:00pm
Posted on 8/28/2023

KALX Live! are luring some FREQz into the studio. September 2nd DangerVenture hosts the Oakland foursome performing what they've been working for the past year including their first single "Lake Chalet" and more from their upcoming album. Tune in at 9pm and hold on tight.


Dengue Fever
Friday, September 15th - 8:30pm
Posted on 8/28/2023

KALX Co-Announce: Dengue Fever @ The Chapel
Friday, September 15th 2023

Go with KALX into The Chapel’s sudden tropical turn with a night filled by Dengue Fever’s
suave pop and eclectic sounds of Western Rock meets Southeast Asia.

Cartoon red carpet with red velvet ropes and gold stanchions leads the way through Sather Gate.
Wednesday, August 23rd - 11:33am
Posted on 8/25/2023

For the first three weeks of classes, all of KALX's Public Service Announcements highlight the many opportunities that new and returning students have to enrich their Cal experience. From museums to clubs, counseling services and more, Cal's resources are immense, and we aim to amplify them as much as we can. Tune into 90.7FM or to hear all about opportunities for Cal students.

Posted on 8/24/2023

Review by Laila Karkori, photos by Jaida Berkheimer

“Must be at least 6 years old to attend” read the event poster as I walked into the Great American Music Hall. The energy was electric on the evening of July 23rd as a crowd of uniformly stylish, enthusiastic individuals filled the venue awaiting the San Francisco rock band, Pardoner. Comprised of River Van de Berghe, Colin Burris, Max Freeland, and Trey Flanigan, Pardoner were wrapping up a month-long summer tour, with San Francisco being their final stop.

Posted on 8/24/2023

Early Tuesday night, before dusk had even settled, a swarm of people had amassed outside of the Greek Theater, buzzing with excitement for the evening that awaited them on the other side of the security checkpoint. What awaited, of course, was the Berkeley leg of legendary country songwriter Lucinda Williams’ joint tour with indie darlings Big Thief, whose sprawling double-lp Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe in You, out on 4ad, cemented them as a household name early last year.

Black Country New Road
Friday, August 25th - 2:00pm
Posted on 8/22/2023

Mr. Green Genes recently sat down with London based group, Black Country New Road, before they play The Regency Ballroom in SF on August 29th.  Tune in on Friday, August 25th @ 2PM to hear their conversation.

Michael Gira
Wednesday, August 30th - 7:00pm
Posted on 8/21/2023

On Wednesday, August 30th @ 7:00 PM, join DJ Surface Tension as he airs his interview with Michael Gira, founder, frontman and ringmaster of Swans, the ever-evolving experimental noise / post-rock group now entering their fifth decade of existence.