Soo… (Songs to Obsess Over & Over) March 2024

Songs to Obsess Over and Over… By Mike Biggz – KPFA Interim Music Director Iibibio Sound Machine – “Pull The Rope” (Merge Records) Ibibio Sound Machine, the incredible London based dance outfit led by singer Eno Williams and multi-instrumentalist Max Grunhard, return with their latest single, the hypnotic dancefloor banger, “Pull the Rope”. Ibibio Sound … Continued

KPFA’s Top 25 Most Played Songs List For October 2023

    Rank Artist Song Label 1 Sam Gellaitry LIKE THIS / LIKE THAT Major Recordings; Viewfinder Recordings Limited 2 Hether Oidar Hether4theweather c/o R&R Digital 3 Jungle Back On 74 Caiola Records 4 1tbsp Moth Love BELIEVE – Sumoclic; 5 A Beacon School Middle of Winter Grind Select 6 Augustine Teach Me OKT8; ORCHARD … Continued

Flashpoints Presents: A Voter Clinic Call In Pre-Election Special

Today on Flashpoints: We present a voter clinic call in special, with voting rights attorney, Bill Simpich, award-winning investigative reporter, Greg Palast, and 48 Hills founder, Tim Redmond,  focusing not on who to vote for but how to make sure your vote is counted. We will also invite listener call-ins.

Live From Santa Rosa, CA

Today on Flashpoints: We continue our live broadcast from the Arlene Francis Center in Santa Rosa. We’ll speak to a survivor of the Coffey Park neighborhood, who’s house missed the blaze by 50 feet. We’ll also be joined by Martin Hamilton, director of the Arlene Francis Center and Santa Rosa City Councilwoman, Julie Combs

Flashpoints Interviews Mayor of Berkeley, Jesse Arreguin

Flashpoint’s Dennis Bernstein featured an exclusive interview with the new mayor of the people’s republic of Berkeley, the first Latino mayor in the city’s history. Mayor Jesse Arreguin responds strong to the Trumps multiple attacks on sanctuary cities.  

Flashpoints, Live From Santa Cruz, Friday 3/18 5pm.

Fresh from playing our part in the highly successful KPFA fundraiser, Flashpoints and La Onda Bahita continues our tradition of live broadcasts from community centers, day labor centers and other venues around the Bay Area, where people say again and again they “heard it on KPFA”. Flashpoints is proud to have played its part again in keeping the station going … Continued