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Photo of Fleet Foxes. Credit: Bianca Lu
Posted on 5/9/2018

On the most relaxed day of the year, Fleet Foxes took the stage at the Hearst Greek Theatre and lulled the crowd into a dream state with their baroque pop/orchestral magic. 

ON THE AIR
Photo of Marianne Kaletzky
Tuesday, May 8th - 9:00am
Posted on 5/5/2018

Tune in for another exciting episode of The Graduates on Tuesday, May 8th @ 9AM as we speak with Marianne Kaletzky about the novel 2666 by Roberto Bolaño.

ON THE AIR
Photo of Operator Music Band
Saturday, May 5th - 10:30am
Posted on 5/3/2018

Brooklyn based art-pop group, Operator Music Band, visited the KALX studios recently to catch up with DJ Momo. Tune in on Saturday, May 5th @ 10:30AM to hear the band discuss their origin, creating a fun-sized synthesizer to sell at their shows, and what it means to make art in these chaotic times.

ON THE AIR
Photo of Frankie Cosmos
Friday, May 4th - 11:30am
Posted on 5/3/2018

Join DJ Hella Bent on Friday, May 4th @ 11:30AM when she airs her recent interview with singer/songwriter Greta Kline of the band Frankie Cosmos.

ON THE AIR
Photo of Idris Ackamoor
Wednesday, May 16th - 6:30pm
Posted on 5/2/2018

On Wednesday, May 16th @ 6:30PM, DJ Home Alone interviews Idris Ackamoor, the founder of the spiritual jazz ensemble The Pyramids and Executive/Co-Artistic Director of San Francisco's Cultural Odyssey.

ON THE AIR
Photo of Barbara Dane
Friday, May 11th - 2:00pm
Posted on 5/1/2018

Tune in on Friday, May 11th @ 2PM as DJ Mack interviews legendary folk, blues and jazz singer Barbara Dane.

KALX NEWS BITS
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Posted on 4/30/2018

The KALX Music Library has a total of sixteen U2 albums and 12-inches including Boy, October, War, The Unforgettable Fire, The Joshua Tree, Rattle and Hum, and Achtung Baby. This month, KALX added to the collection with 2017 album Songs of Experience.

OUT and ABOUT
Photo of Coastwest Unrest
Thursday, May 10th - 7:30pm
Posted on 4/29/2018

Join KALX at Bottom Of The Hill on Thursday, May 10th @ 7:30PM to see Las Vegas indie folk band Coastwest Unrest! Also appearing are Miss March and Andrew St. James

ON THE AIR
Friday, April 27th - 11:30am
Posted on 4/26/2018

DJ Velvet Einstein hosts Berkeley Sounds Composer Fellows, Aiyana Braun, Peter Shin, and Ursula Kwong-Brown on Friday, April 27th @ 11:30AM to discuss their compositions for FULL: Symphony and Ballet, premiering on Sunday, April 29th @ 7PM at BAMPFA. 

ON THE AIR
Photo of Bryson Wallace and Yogurt Brain
Saturday, April 28th - 9:00pm
Posted on 4/24/2018

Join DJ Penny Royal on KALX Live! on Saturday, April 28th @ 9PM to hear in-studio performances by rapper Bryson Wallace and guitar/drums duo Yogurt Brain!

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