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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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Rock on and Go Bears!
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.