Do you prefer to be on your own rather than be in an unsuitable relationship? Have plans for the future that don't necessarily include someone else? Do your friends and family think it's odd that you don't bring a partner along to parties and events? Well, you're definitely not alone, but you may be Quirkyalone. Tune in on Sunday, February 14, from 9a-12p and find out.
Host Cia Cia La Pirata starts the show with an international Rock & Roll trip to hear The Alex Carlin Band in concert at PEAKSOUND Club in Moscow, Russia. This new set took place (in front of a live audience!) on January 7, 2021 and was recorded at the venue for us to present on KALX Live! this week.
Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday, February 2nd @9AM for an interview with Mohamad Jarada from the Department of Anthropology. Mohamad studies how marginalized communities protect and assert themselves through civil, political, social, and economic rights.
Since her 2015 debut, Maggie Lindemann has quietly emerged as one of pop’s most subversive forces. Without a filter, her uncompromising approach drove the breakout “Pretty Girl” to platinum status and over 1 billion streams.
Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday, January 19th @9AM for an interview with Giovanna Figueroa from the Department of Integrative Biology at UC Berkeley. Giovanna studies Oenocarpus bataua, a palm tree native to the Amazon rainforest, and has spent time in Peru investigating the role human interactions have played in influencing the diversity and distribution of the plant.
Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday, January 5 at 9AM, for an interview with Joshua Benjamins from the Classics Department at UC Berkeley. Joshua studies how concepts and ideas evolve over time with a particular focus on these processes in the Later Roman Empire. In the interview we discuss how Romans' understanding of time changed as their city grew into an empire that seemed increasingly tenuous in the time period Joshua focuses on.
On the final Saturday of each year, your KALX Live! crew presents a carefully compiled review-style show. Now that 2020 is about to be in our rear-view mirror (thank goodness!) we get to take that look back at the array of splendid musical artists who performed on the air. Though the pandemic has thrown us all a ton of curveballs, it's our pleasure to bring you our year-end showcase featuring the amazing diversity & immense talent from right here... our beloved Bay Area.