The Bill Smith 1964 Chevy Malibu Special on The Grapevine

Hiya K-DIRT listeners!  Please join us for a special broadcast of The Grapevine on April 23rd at 6:00 pm for a salute to the generosity & lasting spirit of the late, great Bill Smith.  Bill was an early volunteer and strong contributing supporter of community access television & radio here in Davis.  His involvement at DCTV, KDRT and KDVS gave him an adventuresome local platform to demonstrate his exceptional creativity.

Album of the Week: The Strokes ~ Room On Fire

The Strokes Room on Fire cover imageRich kids from New York aren't supposed to actually become one of the most recognized bunch of musicians to define a turn-of-the-century sound, right? The Strokes' debut "Is This It?" not only drew critical acclaim and appears at the top of a bunch of "best of the decade" lists for the oughts...

jazz After Dark April 22nd, 2014

Bossa Nova and Latin Jazz tonight! Mellow sounds from Vince Guaraldi Trio  *  Charlie Byrd & Stan Getz  *  Sam Lazar  *  Dave Pike  *  Stan Getz & Luiz Bonfá  *  Kenny Burrell Octet  *  Rahsaan Roland Kirk  *  Clark Terry & Chico O'Farrill  *  Boots Randolph  *  Ella Fitzgerald  *  Gerry Mulligan & Jane Duboc  *  Fabrizio Bosso with Strings  *  Jazz Nuances  *  Eliane Elias


The Mighty Gospel on The Grapevine

Please accept an invitation to congregate at KDRT and soak in the beautiful sounds of gospel on The Grapevine.  We are joined in the K-Dirt studio by our special & most valued guest, Michael Johnson, who came to visit with glorious song & spirit.  In the broadcast you will hear soulful sounds by Mahalia Jackson, Sam Cooke, Aretha Franklin and more to soothe your spirit and lift you on up!

Here a link to the broadcast:

And the playlist:

Grateful Dead Members Tom Constanten & Bob Bralove on the Golden Road

Join us for an interview on The Golden Road with former members of The Grateful Dead, Bob Bralove and Tom Constanten.  Bob and Tom will be discussing their wonderful running collaboration affectionately known as "Dose Hermanos" and we will spotlight their new release, "Batique" which features their exquisite piano playing created in a most unique and improvisational way!

The broadcast of interview took take place on Saturday, April 5 on The Golden Road on KDRT.

Here's a link to the playlist and more information about the broadcast:


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