In October 1957, American poet Allen Ginsberg was hanging out in Amsterdam jazz cafes. At the same time in San Francisco, a Federal Court judge ruled that his poem Howl was not obscene.
The Vietnam War and related political upheavals caused devastation throughout Southeast Asia. Vietnamese, Cambodian, and Laotian families often had no choice but to seek a new life in America.
To hear the best radio documentaries and quirky audio shorts, add the Listening Lounge:node/72 to your short list of must-hear radio. Hosted by Todd Melby, the Lounge now airs at 7 p.m. on Mondays.
Tune in Monday mornings at 9AM (starting July 2nd) as Jackson Buck presents Freewheelin’:node/3292, a free-flowing musical journey through the years of recorded history featuring the sounds of Ame
Subculture returns to the KFAI airwaves with a co-dependent Independence Day celebration on Sunday, July 1st, from midnight to 2am.
Fresh Fruit, the longest running LGBT radio show in the country, will move to its new time (Thursday, 7:30-8:30pm) starting Thursday, July 5th.
With all the negative flap about the music industry’s portrayal of females in Hip-Hop music, some local females have put an empowering spin on the male-dominated skills of MC-ing and break dancing, as
Delta Resonator guitar player Jeff Ray will be appearing live in studio at 5:00 during the House Party:node/74 on Wednesday, June 27th.
Tune in to KFAI this Sunday, July 1st as Womenfolk:node/123 moves to its new earlier time—11 a.m. You won’t have to wait until 1 p.m.
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