News Archive

ON THE AIR
Andrew Saintsing with his cockroach treadmill (for his research)
Tuesday, May 24th - 9:00am
Posted on 5/22/2022

Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday to hear the final episode of The Graduates for the 2021-2022 school year, a conversation between hosts Andrew Saintsing and Daniella Lake where Daniella asks Andrew all about his experiences in graduate school. Andrew is a PhD candidate in the Department of Integrative Biology, wrapping up his final months in the program. Andrew has also been a host of The Graduates for several years.

KALX NEWS BITS
KALX Cat
Monday, June 13th - 9:00am to Friday, June 17th - 6:00pm
Posted on 5/19/2022

Don't miss your next opportunity to join the greatest station in the world!

The next recruitment for KALX student volunteers is taking place June 13th to June 17th!

ON THE AIR
Igor and Jon the Reptillian posing together in colorful shirts each with thumbs up
Friday, May 20th - 10:00am
Posted on 5/19/2022

On Friday, May 20th @ 10AM, DJ Jon The Reptilian speaks with Igor Yuzov of the Southern California based band, Red Elvises.

ON THE AIR
Ezra Furman Interview flyer
Thursday, May 19th - 12:00pm
Posted on 5/19/2022

Tune in on Thursday, May 19th @ 12pm (noon) to hear DJ Catatonic interview Ezra Furman ahead of her show in SF at August Hall on May 21st.  Together, they discuss Trans Visibility, the music from Netflix's Sex Education, and Furman's book about Lou Reed.

ON THE AIR
OMD
Tuesday, May 17th - 11:00am
Posted on 5/16/2022

Join DJ Mixtress 9 on Tuesday, May 17th @ 11AM when she speaks to Paul Humphreys of Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark (OMD) ahead of their upcoming show at The Fox Theater in Oakland on May 24th.  Tune in to hear about the duo's 40th Anniversary Tour, how they got started, and what is in store for the days ahead.

ON THE AIR
Zero logo
Friday, May 13th - 10:00am
Posted on 5/12/2022

Join DJ Jon the Reptilian on Friday, May 13th @ 10AM when he speaks with guitarist, Steve Kimock, of the long standing SF band, Zero.

Zero was formed in the early 1980s by guitarist Steve Kimock and drummer Greg Anton after playing with Keith & Donna Godchaux’s Heart Of Gold Band.

ON THE AIR
Black and White headshot of JD Pinkus
Thursday, May 12th - 5:00pm
Posted on 5/9/2022

Penny Royal catches up with bass player cum banjo player, JD Pinkus, best known for his work with the Butthole Surfers and the Melvins. These days Pinkus is popping shrooms in his new Appalachian home, bangin' on the banjo and spending time with his wife and dog.

ON THE AIR
Emily Lam (left) and Kaitlin Allen (right) at Drakes Beach in Point Reyes National Seashore with their adviser José Pablo Vázquez-Medina
Tuesday, May 10th - 9:00am
Posted on 5/9/2022

Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday @ 9AM for an interview with Emily Lam and Kaitlin Allen from the Department of Integrative Biology. Emily and Kaitlin are both members of the Vázquez-Medina lab, and they share a common interest in the physiology of marine mammals. Kaitlin wants to know why seals are so good at diving, and Emily wants to know how an increasingly stressful world is affecting the health of seals and whales.

ON THE AIR
Amyl & The Sniffers
Friday, May 6th - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Posted on 5/5/2022

DJ Renée Black recently sat down with singer, Amy Taylor, of Melbourne based rock band, Amyl And The Sniffers.  Tune in on Friday, May 6th @ 5PM to hear their conversation about the band's new album, Comfort To Me, Sharpies subculture, and MULLETS!

ON THE AIR
Dan Charnas
Thursday, May 5th - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Posted on 5/5/2022

Tune in on Thursday, May 5th @ 12pm (noon) to hear DJ Nickel Hardaway in conversation with author, Dan Charnas, ahead of his appearance at this year's Bay Area Book Festival in Berkeley this Saturday. Together, they will discuss Charnas' New York Times bestseller, Dilla Time.

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