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ON THE AIR
Combo Tezeta
Saturday, March 2nd - 9:30pm
Posted on 2/28/2019

Join DJ Feel Good Weird this Saturday, March 2nd @ 9:30PM on the airwaves as she hosts cumbia band Combo Tezeta on KALX Live!

Combo Tezeta gives you psychedelic guitars, Afro-Latin rhythms, and chichadelic sounds seasoned with Bay Area sabor.

ON THE AIR
Art by Richard-Jonathan Nelson
Monday, March 4th - 9:00am
Posted on 2/26/2019

On Monday, March 4th @ 9AM, Art Crush will feature multi-disciplinary artist Richard-Jonathan Nelson. We visit him in his friend and fellow artist Jamee Crusan’s studio in East Oakland.

Tune in!

WEBLOG
Picture of Photo Ops
Posted on 2/26/2019

Photo Ops performed at Swedish American Hall early February for a Noise Pop affiliated event. Here's KALX volunteer Samantha's take on the show.

ON THE AIR
yanyan and David
Wednesday, February 27th - 12:30pm
Posted on 2/25/2019

Join DJ yan yan on Wednesday, February 27th @ 12:30PM when she airs an interview with singer/songwriter, David Bazan, of long standing indie rock band, Pedro The Lion.

ON THE AIR
Picture of Sly and Robbie
Monday, February 25th - 8:30am
Posted on 2/22/2019

Tune in on Monday, February 25th @ 8:30AM to hear DJ Massari's brief but informative chat with bassist, Robbie Shakespeare, of the legendary Jamaican rhythm section and production duo, Sly & Robbie.  Together, they discuss the history of Sly & Robbie's label, Taxi Records, some of the duo's favorite productions, and their collaboration with Paul "Groucho" Smykle & Wally Badarou.

ON THE AIR
Picture of Fatima Fabdurrahman
Tuesday, February 26th - 9:00am
Posted on 2/22/2019

Tune in on Tuesday, February 26th @ 9AM to The Graduates  for an interview with Fatima Abdurrahman from the Department of Astronomy at UC Berkeley. Fatima is a PhD candidate whose research is focused on finding blackholes. She talks about how difficult it can be to see something that, by definition, gives off no light. She also discusses how she uses powerful telescopes to observe distant objects in the night sky and why the process can be less than fun despite the fact that it takes her to Hawaii.

ON THE AIR
Facing West
Thursday, February 21st - 12:00pm
Posted on 2/20/2019

Tune in on Thursday, February 21 @ 12:00PM Greg, Lisa, and Stefanie talk with Jack von Euw, Curator of Pictorial Collections at Bancroft Library at UC Berkeley, about the current Bancroft exhibition Facing West: Camera Portraits from the Bancroft Collection.

ON THE AIR
Menat Al Attma
Saturday, February 23rd - 11:00am
Posted on 2/20/2019

Tune in this Saturday February 23rd @ 11AM to hear Women Hold Up Half The Sky host exhibiting photographer, Cal student, and facilitator of the "Peoples & Places: Memory of Cityscapes" DeCal Menat El Attma.

KALX NEWS BITS
Wednesday, March 13th - 9:00pm to Thursday, March 14th - 8:59pm
Posted on 2/19/2019

The Big Give is a 24-hour fundraising blitz hosted by UC Berkeley across all departments. Your participation in Big Give can directly impact your favorite campus organization, KALX! Simply donate through our affiliated page HERE to support both KALX and Cal!

Rock on and Go Bears!

ON THE AIR
Nels Cline
Monday, February 25th - 1:30pm
Posted on 2/19/2019

Tune in this Monday February 25 @ 1:30PM to hear Jon the Reptilian air an interview with Nels Cline, recorded right from backstage at the Freight & Salvage!

In addition to being the lead guitarist of Wilco, and appearing on over 200 records, Nels Cline is on Rolling Stone Magazine’s list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time.

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