Bob Dylan 78th Birthday Special

Bob Dylan turns 78 on Friday, but at KPFA we’re not waiting to celebrate his birthday. On Wednesday (May 22) Larry Kelp hosts a two-hour “Sing Out” Bob Dylan special from 10 p.m.-midnight. Since 1991 the “Bob’s Birthday Special” has been an almost annual event on KPFA. Dylan is a unique force in modern music, … Continued




Sing Out Features Indian Musician and Tabla Master Zakir Hussain

Sing Out welcomes guest Zakir Hussain, the world-renowned Indian musician and tabla master. He plays recordings from throughout his career, from classical Indian music with Ali Akbar Khan, to Mickey Hart of the Grateful Dead and jazz greats including Charles Lloyd. And he discusses his March 31 (7 p.m.) concert at UC-Berkeley’s  Zellerbach Hall: “Zakir … Continued




Roma y los Premios Oscar

Iñaki Fernández de Retana, del Colectivo Cinema Errante, comenta sobre Roma y los Premios Oscar. Boletos para Orishas en The U C Theater. Conducción y producción por Miguel Guerrero. 5 PM California, 7 PM CDMX, 8 PM New York https://kpfa.org/program/rock-en-rebelion/


Interview with Joseph Jarman

On Saturday, February 2, 4-6pm, tune in to “In Your Ear” on KPFA, 94.1 FM, www.kpfa.org for a rebroadcast of an interview with the late, great saxophonist, multi-instrumentalist, and poet JOSEPH JARMAN (9/14/37 – 1/9/19) An early member of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM), he was a founder of its flagship … Continued