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...

A Constant Grin

Live Friday 2-2:30pm
Replays Monday 9-9:30pm, Tuesday 10-10:30am, Friday 8-8:30pm

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A 30-minute sampling of indie rock derived from the 1990s and 2000s, fancy subgenres include (but are not limited to): shoegaze, space rock, lo-fi, math rock, dream pop, post-rock, experimental, psychedelic, indie folk, and alternative country. Don't worry--I don't understand what any of those na

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That's Life

Live Thursday 1-2pm
Replays Sunday 2-3pm

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Sometimes interviews with local folks. It might be about work, or life choices, or philosophy, or history. Sometimes birding, or art, or other passions. Or about local activities, groups, or events.  It's rarely about politics, and it never includes shouting! When there's no guest, it's laid-back music.  Oldies or Hawaiian or Mom's 1940s songs--whatever feels right that day.

If you have a suggestion for a guest or topic, feel free to phone me at 758-5058 (8am-8pm).

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Pizza Heist

Live Thursday 2-3pm
Replays Wednesday 10-11pm

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An hour of chiptune, pixels, and red sauce. Chiptune is a style of music influenced by the vintage video game consoles of yore. If you need some more adventure in your day, tune in. Stay heisty.

Through the Looking Glass

Live Thursday 4-5pm
Replays Monday 4-5pm

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Focusing on the inside and the outside elements impacting our lives and our well-being, with alternating hosts:

Dr. G offers a closer look inside ourselves and presents tips and fresh perspectives on how to deal effectively and compassionately with the people in our lives.  

Judith adds elements of local events, views, guests, and other factors that play a part in our approach to daily life.

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Through the Looking Glass

Live Thursday 4-5pm
Replays Monday 4-5pm

DJ(s): 

Focusing on the inside and the outside elements impacting our lives and our well-being, with alternating hosts:

Dr. G offers a closer look inside ourselves and presents tips and fresh perspectives on how to deal effectively and compassionately with the people in our lives.  

Judith adds elements of local events, views, guests, and other factors that play a part in our approach to daily life.

Duniya Dur Darshan

Live Friday 6-7pm
Replays Tuesday 10-11pm

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Host CharSoVeese presents a musical journey through Bollywood, from the Golden Age to the modern day, along with some interesting detours through Indian classical, hip-hop, Bhangra, pop, and world music!

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KDRT, where the grass roots grow, is located in Davis, CA,
a vibrant community located between San Francisco and Sacramento. KDRT aims to inspire and entertain listeners through an eclectic mix of music and public affairs programming. We build community by promoting dialogue, encouraging artistic expression, and acting as a forum for people who typically lack media access. Our mission reflects our values: localism, social equality, public participation, media literacy, diversity, and, of course, community media. 
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Calendar: The Davis Dirt

Jonathan Nadel, tenor, with I-Hui Chen, piano
04/24/2014 - 12:00pm
Poetry in the Garden
04/24/2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Jonathan Nadel & I-Hui Chen
04/24/2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Wine'd Down Thursday
04/24/2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
College Night
04/24/2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm