Arts & Culture

12:16pm

Tue October 30, 2012
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Tokyo Raid

Credit Dan Brazelton

What’s that you’re hearing?  You might think it’s Depeche Mode or maybe Joy Division. But it’s actually the Oakland band Tokyo Raid.  They’re the headliners on Saturday, November 3rd at the Stork Club in Oakland.

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5:56am

Tue October 30, 2012
Arts & Culture

Tuesday October 30, 2012

1938 - Orson Welles
  • 304th Day of 2012 / 62 Remaining
  • 52 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:7:34
  • Sunset:6:13
  • 10 Hours 39 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise: 6:47pm
  • Moon Set:8:25am
  • Moon’s Phase: 99 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • November 28 @ 6:47 am
  • Full Beaver Moon
  • Full Frosts Moon

For both the colonists and the Algonquin tribes, this was the time to set beaver traps before the swamps fro

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3:42pm

Mon October 29, 2012
Hear Here: A Pop-Up Radio Project

Community stories from KALW’s Hear Here pop up at the Oakland Museum of California

KALW’s Hear Here story and sound installation popped up in the grassy courtyard of the Oakland Museum of California this Friday evening amidst palm readers, face painters, and yes – a zombie flash mob.

The installation was just one feature of the Oakland Museum of California’s final Summer Nights event of the year, which included Halloween-themed activities like a costume contest and screening of the film Night of the Living Dead.

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1:31pm

Mon October 29, 2012
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: The Hotsy Totsy Hillbilly Jazzbos

Today we’re featuring The Hotsy Totsy Hillbilly Jazzbos of Alameda. They play a mix of Hot Jazz and Country-Western, along with songs that were popular way back in the 1930s. They’re performing tomorrow, October 30, at Julie’s Coffee & Tea House in Oakland starting about 7pm.   

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5:46am

Mon October 29, 2012
KALW Almanac

Monday October 29, 2012

1929 - Black Tuesday (highlighted story below)
  • 303rd Day of 2012 / 63 Remaining
  • 53 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:7:32
  • Sunset:6:14
  • 10 Hours 42 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise: 6:10pm
  • Moon Set:7:28am
  • Full Moon
  • October 29 @ 12:50 pm
  • Full Hunter’s Moon
  • Full Harvest Moon

This full Moon is often referred to as the Full Hunter’s Moon, Blood Moon, or Sanguine Moon.

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