Arts & Culture

5:00pm

Tue April 1, 2014
Arts & Culture

Sights and Sounds of Bayview: Dancing with the ladies in line

Pernilla Persson

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On a wide street full of work spaces, lined with cars and no trees in sight is the Dr. George W. Davis Senior Center. It’s the one building on the block where there’s constant activity. Laughter pours out of the cafeteria which for now has been turned into a dance floor. 

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6:13pm

Mon March 31, 2014
Arts & Culture

MY MIX TAPE: Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter dedicates this one to his true love and best friend.

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9:24am

Mon March 31, 2014
Arts & Culture

"Chaiyya Chaiyya" by Malaika Arora & King Khan

This song helps Anand Rajarman remember the train trips he took between his home in southern India and his college in the north.

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8:06am

Sun March 30, 2014
Arts & Culture

Can you guess the Audiograph sound this week? March 29, 2014

Poster designed by R Black

This is Audiograph--the Bay Area’s sonic signature. 

Each week, we’ll play you a sound recorded somewhere in the Bay Area. Your job? Listen to the sound (in the player above), figure out where it was recorded, and what exactly it is, then call us to let us know.

If you think you can identify this Audiograph sound of the week, call 415-264-7106. Also, tell us where to record next. We’ll give away a KALW t-shirt every week to one lucky caller. 

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8:01pm

Thu March 27, 2014
Arts & Culture

Sophia Sattar: Painting Home

Sophia Sattar
Academy of Art, SF


Sophia Sattar was born in Karachi, Pakistan to an Indian mother and Pakistani father who were both doctors, and she loved to paint. But, living in a world where you were groomed from childhood to become a doctor or an engineer, being an artist was out of the question.

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