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ON THE AIR
Big Thief
Thursday, October 10th - 1:30pm
Posted on 10/9/2019

On Thursday, October 10th @ 1:30PM, The Breeze speaks with Max Oleartchik from Brooklyn, NY based indie-folk-rock band, Big Thief, ahead of their two Bay Area shows later this month.

ON THE AIR
Alexander Stubbs
Tuesday, October 8th - 9:00am
Posted on 10/7/2019

Tune in for another episode of The Graduates Tuesday, October 8th at 9 AM as we speak with Alexander Stubbs about his work broadly encompassing biodiversity of island systems in Indonesia, the evolution of sensory modalities in organisms, and acoustics.

ON THE AIR
Ashley Grosh
Friday, October 11th - 12:00pm
Posted on 10/6/2019

On  Friday, October 11th @ 12PM, Method to the Madness host Lisa Kiefer speaks with Ashley Grosh, COO of PIPS Rewards (Positive Impact Points), a benefit corporation using a tracking platform that rewards users with points that are converted to an earned 'currency’ of change, redeemable for verifiable daily life behaviors that benefit the planet, community

ON THE AIR
Illustration Credit: Evan Crankshaw
Wednesday, October 2nd - 6:00am
Posted on 9/30/2019

On Wednesday, October 2nd @ 6AM, your travel guides in paradise, DJ Poindexter and DJ ((echoplex)), bid a fond farewell to summer as they embark on their fourth annual Exotic Expedition.  Tune in and soak up the tropical sounds of exotica, surf, Hawaiian slack key, calypso, cumbia, and so much more.

Illustration Credit: Evan Crankshaw

ON THE AIR
Picture of Adult School
Saturday, October 5th - 9:00pm
Posted on 9/28/2019

Tune in Saturday, October 5th @ 9PM for a live performance and interview with local emo outfit Adult School on KALX Live! hosted by DJ yan yan.

ON THE AIR
Gouge Away
Sunday, September 29th - 11:00am
Posted on 9/26/2019

DJ Helen Earth recently hung out with Fort Lauderdale, FL based hardcore punk band, Gouge Away, when they passed through Oakland as part of the Vans Spirit Of DIY tour. Tune in on Sunday, September 29th @ 11AM to hear the interview.

ON THE AIR
Benny SIngs
Sunday, September 29th - 2:00pm
Posted on 9/26/2019

On Sunday, September 29th @ 2PM, DJ Nickel Hardaway speaks with Dutch singer-songwriter, Benny Sings.

Benny Sings released City Pop, his sixth album and first for Stones Throw in February 2019. With his signing to Stones Throw, he joins the label’s roster of artists — such as Jerry Paper and Mild High Club — in making music at the intersection of jazz, AOR, R&B and soul.

WEBLOG
KALX Weblog logo
Posted on 9/26/2019

On a typical sleepy Thursday, Sharon Van Etten performed a powerhouse opening set before Bon Iver took the stage at the Chase Center on 9/12.

Written by Makaila Heifner

ON THE AIR
Picture of Larry Norris
Friday, September 27th - 12:00pm
Posted on 9/24/2019

Tune in to Method to the Madness on Friday, Setptember 27th @ 12PM as host Ali Nazar interviews Larry Norris, cofounder of Decriminalize Nature, the organization behind the recently passed Oakland city council measure that decriminalizes magic mushrooms.

WEBLOG
Crowd Surf
Posted on 9/23/2019

Last July, KALXer Kat attended Burger Boogaloo with a notebook and a camera. Here's her take on where the festivals falls within the social and political landscape of Oakland in 2019.

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