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Monday Segment 01.19.2015

This is our first KDVS Broadcast of 2015. We discuss the recent attacks in Paris at the Charlie Hebdo offices and the kosher market with Karima Bennoune, a Professor of Law at UCDavis Law and a French student, Nina Eldridge, studying at UC Berkeley this year. Also included in this...

Album Review: Dude Incredible – Shellac

shellac [LISTEN] [Label: Touch & Go Records] [Date Released: September 16, 2014] [Genre: Noise Rock /Math Rock / Hardcore] Shellac is a band with a very narrow focus. They are a three piece featuring Steve Albini, a famous producer, on guitar and vocals, and churn out tight, mathematically precise...

12 Daze of Christmas: A Short Guide to Eclectic Holiday Music

holiday card   Despite a suspected need to intravenously inject holly and tinsel from a bright candy cane- colored syringe as prompted by flood of Christmas spirit burning ever since Halloween in the worst cases, it’s always possible to tone things down. Not to say that 24/7 broadcasts of...

Review: KDVS DJs’ favorite release of 2014

2014

Towards the end of the year we asked several KDVS DJs about their favorite release of 2014. In no particular order, here is the list accompanied with a few words from a few KDVS DJs.

Show Review: San Jose chiptune takes The Colony (Slime Girls, Yulia, Bad Future, Shoujo Kitten, Little Tents @ the Colony 12/6/14)

DSC_1189 After some awkward attempts to navigate the otherwise barren streets surrounding the venue, my friend and I got there at 8 thinking we would arrive well into the hefty five-band lineup. As far as we could tell, they hadn’t even done a sound-check yet. Amps and instruments...

12/8 Monday Segment

This Monday segment covers the recent protests in response to the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases. This segment also reviews President Obama's recent executive action to change the immigration policy. Image from Raw Story's article, "Los Angeles police arresting Michael Brown protesters". ...

Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration Policy

On November 20th, President Obama surprised many by ordering an executive action on immigration policy in the United States. Obama's order extends protection from deportation and the right work to an estimated 4.1 million parents of US citizens and legal permanent residents who have lived in the US for at...

Sacramento’s Arden Protest, an Interview

Chandler Lavin, a KDVS staff member, interviewed organizers of protests in Sacramento looking at how the demonstrations are being treated by media and police. Part of this interview was featured on our KDVS news broadcast 12.8. You can hear the entire interview here. Image from KCRA News....

Interview: Joe Pickett (Found Footage Festival)

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Curators Joe Pickett (left) and Nick Prueher introduce a VHS clip at a Found Footage Festival show in Milwaukee. Photo by Erik Ljung.
 
The Found Footage Festival is a touring show in which comedians and curators Joe Pickett and Nick Prueher show bizarre and humorous...
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