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Victims Family
Saturday, November 9th - 9:30pm
Posted on 11/4/2019

Join Jon the Reptilian during KALX Live! as he hosts hardcore punk band Victims Family! Victims Family is a hardcore punk band formed in 1984 in Santa Rosa, California, by the bass guitarist Larry Boothroyd and the guitarist and vocalist Ralph Spight.

Owen Maercks
Friday, November 8th - 10:20am
Posted on 11/2/2019

Tune in Friday, November 8th @ 10:30 am as DJ Jon the Reptilian interviews Owen Maercks.

Owen Maercks has a new album out, Kinds of Blue, featuring Henry Kaiser, Scott Amendola, John Oswald, Larry Ochs & Doug Sovern. His 1978 underground Teenage Sex Therapist record was rerelease in 2014. Owen Maercks is well known in the Berkeley community as long time part owner of East Bay Vivarium

Amy Rigby
Thursday, November 7th - 4:00pm
Posted on 11/2/2019

Tune in on Thursday, November 7th @ 4PM as DJ Mack interviews singer-songwriter and now author Amy Rigby.

Nilufer Yanya
Monday, November 4th - 8:20am
Posted on 10/31/2019

On Monday, November 4th @ 8:20AM, DJ Massari airs his recent interview with British singer-songwriter, Nilüfer Yanya.  Tune in to hear about Yanya's concept behind her new album, Miss Universe, newly found success, and her working relationship with creative partner and sister, Molly Daniel.

Arrow de Wilde by Lauren Anastasia
Posted on 10/30/2019

Fresh off their tour opening for Cage the Elephant, Beck, and Spoon, Starcrawler has embarked on a headlining tour of their own, making their roaring debut right here in San Francisco on October 5th at Bottom of the Hill. The band will now makes it rounds in the US before heading abroad to promote their sophomore album, Devour You, available for your listening pleasure on October 11th.

Written and Photographed by Lauren Anastasia

Tyler the Creator by Makaila Heifner
Posted on 10/30/2019

Tyler, the Creator makes the EARFQUAKE at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

Written and Photographed by Makaila Heifner

Thousands crowded into the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. The crowd’s anticipation was an entity unto itself, a relentless hum of excitement that seemed to beg for attention, insatiable until the opening note of “Igor’s Theme” pierced the room.

Friday, November 1st - 11:00am
Posted on 10/29/2019

Join DJ Sparkle Motion on Friday, November 1st @ 11AM when she hosts Bay Area based drum & organ duo powerhouse, Amendola Vs. Blades, for a live in-studio interview during their SFJAZZ run of shows starting 10/31 through 11/03.

black belt eagle scout
Wednesday, November 13th - 7:30pm
Posted on 10/29/2019

Join KALX at Cafe Du Nord on Wednesday, November 13th @ 7:30PM for an exciting evening with Black Belt Eagle Scout!

Picture of Mayya
Saturday, October 26th - 9:00pm
Posted on 10/24/2019

Join Deep Mission and DJ Masquatch Saturday October 26th from 9-midnight when they'll be hosting the great local indie rock band Mayya on this special Fundraiser edition of KALX Live!

Pond @ Independent
Posted on 10/22/2019

Touring off their new album, Tasmania, Australian psych-rockers POND packed the house for a Wednesday night show at the Independent in San Francisco, drawing a young crowd of clean-cut concertgoers eager to gently headbang and slightly melt their minds before work in the morning.

Written by Tessa Rissacher
Photography by Nick Tietjens