Special Programming, airing on various days and times
Rock Profiles, an hour long look into the music, lives and legacies of the Classic Rock musicians who defined a uniquely creative era, ushered in social as well as political change and created immensely popular music that has truly stood the test of time.
Join Maggie LePique for a monthly series, Rock Profiles, that started off with a look at the music of guitarist Jimi Hendrix.
Friday March 30th 2018 from 7-8pm Archivist, catalog manager and producer for "Experience Hendrix", John McDermott. John and Maggie discuss the most recently released Jimi Hendrix album, "Both Sides of the Sky." It's a fascinating journey through some of the studio recordings Jimi recorded between January 1968 and February 1970 and features 10 previously unreleased tracks, special guests including Stephen Stills and Johnny Winter... and Jimi's very first recordings with bassist Billy Cox and drummer Buddy Miles, the lineup that would become known as Band of Gypsys.
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12:00am - 2:00am
Blending eclectic Brazilian beats with urban cultures, boss baile and baile funk!
2:00am - 4:00am
Soundwaves Radio strives to bring you the best in all forms of music both new and old. Live guest DJ set's and producer performances as well as extensive interviews with artists from all over the globe.
4:00am - 6:00am
Aziatik Rhythmz is the only on-air radio show in Southern California that gives voice to the Asian-Pacific Islander community. It's produced by the KPFK API Collective, and reflects the diverse interests of collective members.
Roots Music & Beyond
6:00am - 8:00am
Folk and roots music and more, sundry sounds from bluegrass to bebop and beyond.
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