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ON THE AIR
Photo of Plaid
Sunday, February 26th - 2:00pm
Posted on 2/22/2017
Long standing English electronic duo, Plaid, recently spoke with DJ Velvet Einstein about bringing their complex songs to life on stage, the many divisions between electronic and rock music, and knowing when it's ok to quit your day job. Tune in Sunday, February 26th @ 2PM to hear all the juicy details.
 
ON THE AIR
Photo of Delehei
Sunday, February 26th - 12:00pm
Posted on 2/22/2017

On Sunday, February 26th @ noon, DJ Velvet Einstein airs his recent talk with Mongolian folk musician, Delehei! Tune in and learn about traditional Tuvan and Mongolian throat singing styles, and how Delehei uses music to communicate with animals.

ON THE AIR
Natalia Villavicencio with a giant armadillo at the Field Museum
Tuesday, February 28th - 9:00am
Posted on 2/21/2017

This week on The Graduates, Tuesday, February 28th @ 9AM, we speak with Dr. Natalia Villavicencio, recent graduate from the Department of Integrative Biology at UC Berkeley!

ON THE AIR
Ayelet Waldman book cover
Friday, February 24th - 12:00pm
Posted on 2/17/2017

On the next Method to the Madness, Friday, February 24th @ noon, host Lisa Kiefer talks with Ayelet Waldman, novelist, essayist, screenwriter, and activist, about her new non-fiction book A Really Good Day: How Microdosing Made a Mega Difference in My Mood, My Marriage, and My Life, in which she describes a month long experiment treating her unstable moods with minuscule doses of LSD. 

ON THE AIR
Photo from the 1963 March on Washington
Friday, February 24th - 11:59pm
Posted on 2/15/2017

Round Midnight, the KALX jazz show, honors Black History Month on Friday, February 24th @ 11:59PM by presenting an hour of socially-conscious protest jazz, curated by DJ Amazing Grace. You will hear songs by Charles Mingus and Terry Clark from the mid 1950s, through recent works by local artists Marcus Shelby and Faye Carol.

ON THE AIR
The Nile Project
Saturday, February 18th - 4:30pm
Posted on 2/14/2017

Returning after a memorable Berkeley debut and campus residency in 2015, The Nile Project delivers a message of civic engagement through musical collaboration. On Friday, February 18th @ 4:30PM, DJ Amazing Grace speaks with the producer and CEO of the show, Mina Girgis.

ON THE AIR
Men in suits
Tuesday, February 21st - 11:59pm
Posted on 2/13/2017

On the next Midnight Express, Tuesday, February 21st @ 11:59PM, DJ Amazing Grace presents an hour of fun songs about appearance, dressing well, looking good...and ending with a reply song saying "no" to all that!

OUT and ABOUT
Photo of Chastity Belt
Thursday, March 9th - 8:00pm
Posted on 2/13/2017
On Thursday, March 9th @ 8PM, join KALX at Rickshaw Stop for an evening with Seattle's Chastity Belt and Lisa Prank

ON THE AIR
The Seshen album art
Saturday, February 11th - 9:00pm
Posted on 2/9/2017
On Saturday, February 11th @ 9PM, host DJ Cia Cia La Pirata welcomes The Seshen and Razteria to the KALX Live! show.
ON THE AIR
Tuesday, February 14th - 11:59pm
Posted on 2/9/2017

Tune in to Midnight Express on Tuesday, February 14th @ 11:59PM, when DJ Sparkle Motion takes a trip to the musically incestuous Laurel Canyon in the Hollywood Hills of Los Angeles, 1964 to 1974, exploring the music of artists, famous and infamous, of this golden era in songwriting—an unprecedented confluence of the baby boom generation and a nascent recording industry.

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