Tune in to The Graduates Tuesday May 21st @ 9AM for an interview with Eliot Bessette from the Department of Film and Media at UC Berkeley.
Join DJ Velvet Einstein on Saturday, May 18th @ 8:30PM when he airs a recent interview with David Skidmore from Chicago based, Grammy Award-winning American percussion ensemble, Third Coast Percussion. Tune in to hear the history of percussion ensembles, the importance of music education, and the science of tones created by cutting galvanized steel pipe.
On April 17th, 2019, KALX volunter Samantha made her way to the Great American Music Hall for a performance from Soccer Mommy, with opener Boy Scouts. Get the full scoop here on KALX Weblog.
By Samantha Long
Photo cred: Adrienne Lee
On Wednesday, May 15th @ 8:15AM, The Pencil Sharpener airs her recent interview with experimental pianist/composer, Kelly Moran, during this year's MUTEK SF festival. Together, they discuss Moran's ideal immersive concert design, her departure from a strictly premeditated playing style, and why it's important to produce one's own music.
Guest producer Starita and 100+ music artists join forces to celebrate the classic recording that bridged the gap between Hip-Hop and Jazz.