Arts & Culture

3:56pm

Tue November 6, 2012
Africa Mix ~ 11/8/12

Rupa & The April Fishes on Africa Mix

Host Emmanuel Nado welcomes lead singer Rupa to talk about the band's latest release, "Build" and to share her unique story.  She was born to Indian parents in San Francisco and raised in the US, India, and the south of France.  Rupa & The April Fishes are one of the hottest musical acts to come out of San Francisco in the several years.  The band, which takes its name from the French version of April Fool’s Day,  is the foremost exponent of a style which cross all music boundaries.  Whether singing in French,  Spanish,  English, Romany, Hindi, or Trotzil,  she echoes the roots of all t

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3:56pm

Mon November 5, 2012
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: San Francisco Rock Project

Credit SF Rock Project website

What's that you're hearing?

It's music by members of the San Francisco Rock Project, who are all between eight and seventeen years old.

Members of the Project are on the program tomorrow night (11.06) at San Francisco's Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, as part of their Election Night Party. Come hear the music -- or maybe get a massage. Both will help relieve the stress, as you cheer or boo the election results.

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3:39pm

Mon November 5, 2012
Arts & Culture

Back to the beginning with Belva Davis

Belva Davis (right) interviewing Coretta Scott King.
Photo courtesy of Belva Davis.

The 2012 election marks the final significant broadcast for Bay Area trailblazing journalist Belva Davis. She’s come very far:

“When I was first applying for jobs in television, I had never seen a black television reporter,” Davis once said.

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3:39pm

Fri November 2, 2012
Arts & Culture

Sound Opinions: James Brown's Live at the Apollo

Get ready for some screamin', some pleadin' and some shimmyin' on this week's Sound Opinions. 50 years after it was recorded, Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot look back at James Brown's Live at the Apollo album with his biographer RJ Smith. Then they review Neil Young's 2nd album of 2012 and the debut record from Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar.  Sunday at 2pm.

2:36pm

Fri November 2, 2012
Open Air ~ 11/1/12

Open Air ~ Remembering Alan Farley



Host David Latulippe welcomes Alan Farley's regular cast of contributors to Open Air, including Peter Robinson, Ronald Chase, and Dianne Keogh for a special remembrance.

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