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Ezra Klein headshot. White male, 39 years alod, short hair brown hair with little gray, glasses, and some stubble.
Thursday, October 5th - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Posted on 10/3/2023

Famed New York Times journalist and podcast host Ezra Klein will be interviewed by KALX News Director Hamza Fahmy live on the air at 2pm PDT, Thursday October 5. Klein will speak at Zellerbach Hall later that evening.

Sleepbmb: A woman and three beared men, all in black clothes, in a concrete room.
Saturday, October 7th - 10:30pm
Posted on 10/2/2023

Calling all cinephiles! Tune into KALX Live! on Saturday, October 7th at 10:30pm when Play Doe hosts an in-studio performance from experimental, drone-drenched doom metal ensemble Sleepbomb!

EAS alert graphic for Oct. 4, 2023 Test at 11:20am PDT
Wednesday, October 4th - 11:18pm
Posted on 10/2/2023
The FCC and FEMA will be conducting a joint test of the national Emergency Alert System on Wed. Oct 4. At 11:18AM PDT, cell phones will begin to receive notifications from the system. At 11:20AM PDT, all radio and television stations will air a one minute test of the Emergency Broadcast System. You will not be required to take any action. This is simply a test of the network that is meant to be used in case of a national emergency.
Saturday, September 30th - 9:00pm
Posted on 9/30/2023

Tune into KALX Live on Saturday, Sept. 30th at 9pm to hear a special live performance from Katherine Park and her friends!

Katherine Park is a biracial Korean and British American recording artist, new ethereal singer, songwriter, musician, and actor from the Alameda, CA.

welsh flag
Tuesday, October 3rd - 11:59pm to Wednesday, October 4th - 1:00am
Posted on 9/29/2023

Tune in on at 11:59pm on Tuesday October 3, as the night becomes the first hour of Wednesday October 4. That's when KALX DJ The Berkstir will host a Midnight Express on Welsh rock and roll featuring the Welsh band Man and related Welsh bands including, The Bystanders, The Jets, The Flying Aces, Deke Leonard's Iceberg, The Neutrons, and Help Yourself. "We're not an English rock band, we're a Welsh rock band." Find what makes the difference!

Saturday, September 16th - 9:00pm
Posted on 9/26/2023

When you think you've seen it all, the East Bay finds a way to surprise you. After a couple of dry weeks upon returning to school, I wasn't sure exactly what to expect when signing up to cover Atlas Obscura's "Through The Looking Glass" event on September 16th at Fairyland — but I was hoping for something good. Atlas Obscura is an American travel website that highlights unique destinations to visit across the United States and around the world.

Cosmic Psychos
Saturday, September 30th - 4:30pm
Posted on 9/25/2023

Join DJ Donut Monoxide on Saturday, September 30th @ 4:30PM when she speaks with guitarist, John "Mad Macka" McKeering, of long standing Australian punk band, Cosmic Psychos, before the band plays The UC Theatre in Berkeley on October 1st.

The Chats
Friday, September 29th - 2:00pm
Posted on 9/25/2023

Mr. Green Genes recently sat down with singer // bassist, Eamon Sandwith, of Australian self proclaimed "shed rock" punk band, The Chats.  Tune in on Friday, September 29th @ 2pm to hear their conversation ahead of the band's show at The UC Theatre in Berkeley on October 1st.

Oracle sisters
Thursday, September 28th - 2:00pm
Posted on 9/25/2023

On Thursday, September 28th @ 2PM, Excuse My French speaks with Paris based trio, Oracle Sisters, before they play the Rickshaw Stop later that same evening.

Wednesday, September 27th - 1:00pm
Posted on 9/21/2023

Tune in on Wednesday, September 27th @ 1PM when Jack The Stripper hosts Japanese four piece band, CHAI, for a live in-studio interview before they hit the stage at SF's The Independent later that same night.