Hip Hop Theater Festival; New York-based artist and activist Cristal Channelle Truscotts Progress Theatre brings the West Coast premiere of PEACHES; And the Bay Area’s own Kofy Brown on her new CD and record release party.
Hard Knock Radio
4:00 PM PACIFIC TIME: MONDAYS TO FRIDAYS
Hard Knock Radio is a drive-time Hip-Hop talk show on KPFA (94.1fm @ 4-5 pm Monday-Friday), a community radio station without corporate underwriting. Hosts Davey D and Anita Johnson give voice to issues ignored by the mainstream while planting seeds for social change.
Melvyn & Mario Van Peebles on their new movie Baadasssss
Michael Eric Dyson, author of the new book Mercy, Mercy Me: The Art, Loves and Demons of Marvin Gaye.
A Tribute to Marvin Gaye.
Michael Franti joins Hard Knock today.
Mumia Abu Jamal on the mistreatment of prisoners in Iraq; Guest from the Sacred Womb Mothers Circle on the importance of motherhood; Oakland Leaf: An orginization of artists and eductators combatting school closures.
Anita talks with folks dealing with women that find themselves incarcerated and pregnent; Oakland Leaf: An orginization of artists and eductators combatting school closures; A lesson on Cinco de Mayo.
Media analyst, journalist, activist, and host of the nw show "It’s Your Call" on KALW, Farai Chideya; Emory Douglas joins Hard Knock to talk about his art exhibit "A Retrospective on the Black Panther Party & the Art of Emory Douglas," at Sargent Johnson Gallery, 762 Fulton St., SF. More info at www.aaacc.org
Update on Haiti, with Marguerite Laurent of the Haitian Lawyers Leadership Network; Freedom fighter, singer, songwriter, activist Thomas Mapfumo, along with the Black Panther Fugitives and David Hilliard, former chief of staff of the Black Panther Party.
This month’s edition of Critical Resistance Radio; Weyland talks with Baby Jaymes about the music biz and his new album Ghetto Retro.