News Archive

ON THE AIR
Close up shot of Angélique Kidjo smiling her head resting on folded arms adorn with multiple bracelets
Friday, October 29th - 10:00am
Posted on 10/28/2021

Join DJ Jon The Reptilian on Friday, October 29th @ 10AM when he speaks with genre-bending, global pop star, Angélique Kidjo.

Four-time Grammy Award winner Angélique Kidjo is an omnivorous artist with a gift for assimilating a wide range of music into a sound that is completely her own, always infused with her powerfully positive message.

ON THE AIR
DJ Tumble Weed with a record in front of his face
Sunday, October 31st - 6:00pm
Posted on 10/28/2021

Greetings fellow 'Weenies and 'Weenettes,

ON THE AIR
Grooblen on KALX Live! Flyer
Saturday, October 23rd - 9:00pm
Posted on 10/22/2021

Host Cia Cia La Pirata has invited Grooblen to be the showcased artist this week on the program.  Master-minded by art-and-music dynamo Ellie Stokes, this San Francisco band lives for a good time.  They thrive on playing to fun-loving audiences who are ready to revel in the surreal, the pensive, and sometimes even silly musical themes that comprise this band’s world.   H

ON THE AIR
The Williams Lab in the field
Tuesday, October 26th - 9:00am
Posted on 10/22/2021

Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday @ 9AM for a special episode from the field. This past August, I went with the Department of Integrative Biology's Williams Lab (my lab away from lab) on their annual trip to Sedgwick Reserve, a research facility in the UC Natural Reserve System. We collected variable field crickets and made observations about their habitat and behavior.

ON THE AIR
Pacific Bells album cover
Monday, October 18th - 4:30pm
Posted on 10/17/2021

Tune in on Monday, October 18th @ 4:30PM when The Butcher of Bakersfield speaks with Berkeley based musician, Pacific Bells.

ON THE AIR
Fish eye photo of the Magdalena Bay duo standing in outfits covered in neon dashes with a backdrop to match
Monday, October 18th - 3:15pm
Posted on 10/17/2021

Join The Butcher of Bakersfield on Monday, October 18th @ 3:15PM to hear his recent interview with Mica Tenenbaum and Matthew Lewin of Los Angeles based synthpop duo, Magdalena Bay.

ON THE AIR
A horizontally split photo, the top of Huang Ruo in a grey suit, the bottom of Del Sol Quartet holding their instruments  while standing on a cloudy beach
Monday, October 18th - 2:20pm
Posted on 10/17/2021

On Monday, October 18th @ 2:20PM, DJ Velvet Einstein speaks with composer Huang Ruo and violinist Ben Kreith of the Del Sol Quartet about the upcoming world premier of "Angel Island - Oratorio for Voices and Strings".

ON THE AIR
Photo of Nancy Chang smiling
Friday, October 22nd - 12:00pm
Posted on 10/17/2021

Tune in Friday, October 22nd @ 12pm to hear why Nancy Chang, founder of Purpose & Hope, started one of the first micro-enterprise home kitchen operations (MEKHO) in Alameda County.  Nancy tells host Ali Nazar how she took advantage of a new law to start her business, and why she believes in the power of food to heal.

ON THE AIR
Black and White photo of Carmine conducting a string section
Saturday, October 16th - 9:00pm
Posted on 10/15/2021

Tune into KALX Live! this Saturday, October 16th @ 9pm for a glimpse into the forefront of music technology. Professor Carmine Cella of UC Berkeley’s Center for New Music and Audio Technologies (CNMAT) will be diving into the connections between music, mathematics, and technology.

ON THE AIR
Photo of Ruben Zarate in a yellow turtleneck, wire glasses, and earring
Thursday, October 14th - 11:30am
Posted on 10/13/2021

Tune in on Thursday, October 14th @ 11:30AM to hear DJ Gordita speak with singer-songwriter, Ruben Zarate, of Southern California based band, Dante Elephante.

Ruben Zarate created the musical persona known as Dante Elephante in 2013. Shortly thereafter Lollipop Records released his first two LPs, German Aquatics and Anglo-Saxon Summer, both produced by Jonathan Rado (Foxygen), which saw praise from Consequence of Sound, Funny or Die, and Brooklyn Vegan.

Pages