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ON THE AIR
Photo of Charlotte Dos Santos talking on a walkie talkie
Friday, February 25th - 2:30pm
Posted on 2/24/2022

On Friday, February 25th @ 2:30PM, DJ Nickel Hardaway speaks with Brazilian-Norwegian singer, composer, and arranger, Charlotte Dos Santos.

Dos Santos was raised in a small town outside Oslo by her Norwegian mother and Brazilian father. “I got mostly world music and flamenco music at my mother’s house, and jazz, hip-hop and experimental electronic music from my father,” she remembers.

ON THE AIR
Eric Mcfadden during a show, playing guitar on stage in blue light
Friday, February 25th - 10:00am
Posted on 2/21/2022

Tune in Friday, February 25th, @ 10AM for an interview with Eric Mcfadden by DJ Jon The Reptilian. Hailing from the crossroads of the Southwest and the heart of New Mexico, Eric McFadden has crafted a rare and enticing brand of high desert blues and gritty, flamenco-infused rock that leaves listeners spellbound.

ON THE AIR
Photo of Eric Mcfadden playing guitar on stage
Friday, February 25th - 10:00am
Posted on 2/19/2022

Tune in Friday, Feb 26th @ 10 AM for an interview with Eric Mcfadden by DJ Jon The Reptilian. Hailing from the crossroads of the Southwest and the heart of New Mexico, Eric McFadden has crafted a rare and enticing brand of high desert blues and gritty, flamenco-infused rock that leaves listeners spellbound.

ON THE AIR
Sepia portrait of Robbie Fulks
Wednesday, February 23rd - 11:00am
Posted on 2/19/2022

Join DJ Sex14s on Wednesday, February 23rd @ 11AM to hear his recent interview with Chicago based singer-songwriter, Robbie Fulks.

ON THE AIR
Black and White portrait of Makaya McCraven
Monday, February 21st - 2:30pm
Posted on 2/19/2022

Tune in on Monday, February 21st @ 2:30PM to hear DJ Nickel Hardaway speak with drummer, producer, and sonic collagist, Makaya McCraven.

ON THE AIR
Photo of Rebecca Burgess smiling
Friday, February 11th - 11:00am
Posted on 2/6/2022

On the next Method to the Madness, February 11 at noon, host Lisa Kiefer Katovich speaks with author, indigo farmer, and activist Rebecca Burgess, the Executive Director of Fibershed, a non-profit organization that develops equity-focused regional and land regenerating natural fiber and dye systems -- in other words, non-toxic textiles! They are transforming the economic and ecologic systems that clothe us.

ON THE AIR
Karinda Dobbins headshot in black jacket against blue background
Saturday, February 5th - 10:30pm
Posted on 2/4/2022

Tune in to the Placeholder show Saturday, February 5 for an interview with standup comedian Karinda Dobbins, formerly of Oakland, about the release of her new comedy album "Black & Blue" on the Bay Area's own Blonde Medicine label.  Show starts at 10 pm, interview at 10:30 pm.

ON THE AIR
Tuesday, February 1st - 9:00am
Posted on 1/31/2022

Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday @ 9AM to meet Juliana Friend, a PhD candidate in the Department of Anthropology. Juliana is studying gender and new media in West Africa. Through her research, Juliana explores how digital media is transforming the Senegalese ethic of sutura ("discretion" or "modesty"). Tune in to hear the ways sutura shapes Senegalse life, why Juliana chose Senegal as her country of focus, and more.

ON THE AIR
KALX Best of Week 2021
Monday, January 17th (All day) to Monday, January 24th (All day)
Posted on 1/18/2022

Another edition of KALX's Best Of Week is happening now! Tune in to KALX January 17th-24th to join your favorite DJ's as they spin all the music that got us through 2021. 

View BEST OF 2021 lists and past lists HERE

 

 

ON THE AIR
Max Lambert in a lake holding a turtle teaching students
Tuesday, January 18th - 9:00am
Posted on 1/17/2022

Have you ever wondered: Should I release my pet turtle into Jewel Lake? Well, then tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday @ 9AM because our guest Max Lambert, a former postdoc in the Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, has the answer. (But just in case that doesn't work and you don't tune in, you should still know the answer is no.

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