Posts Tagged: KXCI

Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series.

Main Gate Square – University Boulevard, KXCI Community Radio, and Jonas Hunter Productions present: Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series. The series begins on April 14th, and continues every other Friday through August 18th! Come early for great shopping and dinner and stay for the amazing sounds in the beautiful outdoor venue,… Read more »

Chick Magnet with The Rifle

  “Chick Magnet seeks to strengthen community, celebrate creativity and unite the rad pool of artists in Tucson – specifically, but not exclusively- WOMEN.” ” Textured and lush desert rock.” –Cozmik Jon, Tempest Broog Radio, KXCI Fm   with… The Rifle Dreamy sun-drenched indie rock based in Tucson, AZ

KXCI’s 6th Annual House Rockin’ Blues Review

KXCI’s 6th Annual House Rockin’ Blues Review takes place at historic El Casino Ballroom on Friday, August 4th with headliners Kid Ramos and the 44s and opener Mike Hebert Prison Band. Sponsored by the Southern Arizona Blues Heritage Foundation. Doors at 6:30, show at 7:30pm Tickets: $15-$25 Kid Ramos is a renowned American electric blues… Read more »

Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series.

Main Gate Square – University Boulevard, KXCI Community Radio, and Jonas Hunter Productions present: Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series. The series begins on April 14th, and continues every other Friday through August 18th! Come early for great shopping and dinner and stay for the amazing sounds in the beautiful outdoor venue,… Read more »

Los Lonely Boys with Lisa Morales

AUSTIN, Texas—”We decided to call this album Revelation because we want to make music that reveals something to people about their lives and their world,” says Jojo Garza. He’s talking about the new release by Los Lonely Boys, the close-knit Texas trio that the bassist/vocalist shares with his brothers Henry (vocals, guitar) and Ringo (drums,… Read more »

Reik with Diluvio

Su nombre, Reik, ya es fuerte y tiene peso. Prueba de ello son los cientos de conciertos que cada año ofrecen por toda Latinoamérica y Estados Unidos, los hits que han logrado en la radio y hasta las marcas internacionales que han solicitado su música para sus campañas publicitarias; nadie se imaginaría que aquellos tres… Read more »

KXCI, Sun Link and Main Gate Square present: The Third Anniversary Rhythm Ride with Jimmy Carr and The Awkward Moments

KXCI, Sun Link and Main Gate Square present “The Third Anniversary Rhythm Ride with Jimmy Carr and The Awkward Moments” in celebration of the third anniversary of Tucson’s Sun Link Streetcar. On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 6 p.m. passengers can board the Sun Link streetcar at the Mercado station on Avenida Del Convento for… Read more »

Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series.

Main Gate Square – University Boulevard, KXCI Community Radio, and Jonas Hunter Productions present: Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series. The series begins on April 14th, and continues every other Friday through August 18th! Come early for great shopping and dinner and stay for the amazing sounds in the beautiful outdoor venue,… Read more »

Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series.

Main Gate Square – University Boulevard, KXCI Community Radio, and Jonas Hunter Productions present: The series begins on April 14th, and continues every other Friday through August 18th! Come early for great shopping and dinner and stay for the amazing sounds in the beautiful outdoor venue, Geronimo Plaza. On July 7th, we are thrilled to… Read more »

Martina McBride at Fox Theatre

 Martina McBride has sold out shows across the country and recently made history as the first solo female artist to debut at #1 on the Top Country Albums chart with an independently released and distributed album in the chart’s 50-year history. The project marks her fifth chart-topping debut. Multiple Grammy® nominee Martina McBride has sold over 18… Read more »

Agent Orange at 191 Toole

  The Original Southern California Punk/Surf Power Trio, Agent Orange, is one of only a handful of bands who have been continually active since the earliest days of the West Coast Punk Scene. A small circle of musical rebels who came together to form a movement, they took their place front and center to experience… Read more »

The Districts w/ The Spirit of the Beehive, KXCI Presents!

Whether they’re tearing it up in a basement, rocking a festival crowd or hard at work in a studio, The Districts are a band that exists in the moment. The Pennsylvania four-piece channels its long-forged bonds into visceral, explosive rock and roll. You’ll hear hints of Americana, moments of the blues and folk, but written… Read more »

Black Marble w/ Body of Light and Draa

Black Marble are a post-punk group from NYC and is the stage name of American rock musician Chris Stewart.  Black Marble began in 2012 with the release of an EP on Hardly Art titled Weight Against the Door. Also in 2012, Black Marble released his first full-length album on Hardly Art titled A Different Arrangement. Black… Read more »

Locals Only – The Gay Boys – Live In Studio 2A

  Locals Only – The Gay Boys – Live In Studio 2A “We’ve got tinder, we’ve got emojis, we’ve got very 2017 lyrical content matched with warm nostalgic music” -Matt Milner talking with The Gay Boys.   Mark- Vocals, Keyboards Joel- Guitar Andy- Guitar, Trombone (maybe) Simon- Bass Zeke/or Andy- Drums you can find their… Read more »

Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series.

Main Gate Square – University Boulevard, KXCI Community Radio, and Jonas Hunter Productions present: Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series. The series begins on April 14th, and continues every other Friday through August 18th! Come early for great shopping and dinner and stay for the amazing sounds in the beautiful outdoor venue,… Read more »

Gordon Lightfoot

Gordon Lightfoot, one of the most commercially successful artists to emerge from the ’70s singer/songwriter boom is responsible for such memorable songs as “Sundown,” “For Lovin’ Me,” “If You Could Read My Mind,” and, of course, “The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald.” His songs have been recorded by some of the world’s most successful recording… Read more »

Aldous Harding and Wet Marble

  An artist of rare calibre and intensity, Aldous Harding does more than sing. Her body and face a weapon of theatre, Harding dances with steeled fervor in and through an omnium gatherum of emotions. As a Bunraku puppet transfigures from graceful maiden into gnashing, black-eyed demon, so Harding spins through sinister torch songs, gentle… Read more »

Episode 11: Days of Happiness and Joy

As Ramadan draws to a close, Houda, her family, and the other residents of Tucson’s Small Syria are getting ready to celebrate the joyous days of Eid al-Fitr, the three-day holiday that marks the end of Ramadan. As Houda describes Eid al-Fitr, it sounds very much like an old-fashioned Christmas—full of the anticipation and delight of… Read more »

My Jerusalem at 191 Toole, KXCI Presents!

  My Jerusalem @ 191 Toole Monsignor Wednesday’s Guitar Mass, Miss Olivia Reardon Jun 19 Mon Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm   “Nobody ever paid money to see Harry Houdini escape being buried alive” says My Jerusalem founder and singer Jeff Klein. “They wanted the small chance of seeing him  killed by the weight… Read more »

The Tejana- Another State of Mind Part 2

30 Minutes continues with part 2 of a panel from the 2017 Tucson Festival of Books from the Pima County Public Library/ Nuestras Raices Presentation Stage. Mari Herreras moderated this panel with authors Guadalupe Garcia McCall and Emmy Pérez entitled The Tejana: Another State of Mind Celebrating the Rio Grande Valley and the people that shaped… Read more »

Zoso: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience w/ Sugar Stains

Zoso – The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience formed in 1995 to perform the most accurate and captivating Led Zeppelin live show since the real thing. For Zoso, it’s much more than just being a tribute. It’s about touching a golden era in music. Zoso embodies Page, Plant, Bonham and Jones in their spirit, tightly-wound talent… Read more »

Thesis Thursday- Rajesh Khanna

Thesis Thursday- Rajesh Khanna   About Dr. Khanna: Rajesh Khanna, PhD, has a 20-year career in Neuroscience and Pharmacology. He was a doctoral student in the Department of Physiology at the University of Toronto, in Toronto, Canada. He was a Research Fellow in the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California at Los… Read more »

Merchandise w/ B-Boys and Rough Night

  Legendary shoegazers, Merchandise, are making their way to Club Congress and we are pulling our hair out in excitement! High energy post-punk boys, B-Boys, and local goth boys, Rough Night, will be joining them to really round out the night. Can’t wait!

The Tejana- Another State of Mind Part 1

Just in time for summer reading, 30 Minutes features a panel from the 2017 Tucson Festival of Books from the Pima County Public Library/ Nuestras Raices Presentation Stage. Mari Herreras moderated this panel with authors Guadalupe Garcia McCall and Emmy Pérez entitled The Tejana: Another State of Mind Celebrating the Rio Grande Valley and the people… Read more »

Kaz Mirblouk w/ The Desert Beats and The Rifle

Kaz Mirblouk is the self-titled solo project of the Los Angeles-native multi-instrumentalist. To date, Kaz has released both an EP, Through the Glass, with long time collaborator and current drummer Joey Kaufman, and his debut album, Imitate, Intimidate, both on lolipop records. Performing live as a three-piece, with newcomer Crosby Lloyd on the bass, Mirblouk’s… Read more »

Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series.

Main Gate Square – University Boulevard, KXCI Community Radio, and Jonas Hunter Productions present: The series begins on April 14th, and continues every other Friday through August 18th! Come early for great shopping and dinner and stay for the amazing sounds in the beautiful outdoor venue, Geronimo Plaza. On June 9th, we present the eclectic… Read more »

Thesis Thursday- Shreya Bellampalli

Thesis Thursday- Shreya Bellampalli

Thesis Thursday- Shreya Bellampalli About Shreya: My name is, I will be a junior at the University of Arizona this coming fall majoring in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science and Spanish and Portuguese, with minors in Biochemistry and Music. I am currently a research assistant in Dr. Rajesh Khanna’s lab, where I study the somatosensory network… Read more »

Samothrace with He Whose Ox is Gored At Club Congress

  Doom metal geniuses, Samothrace, are stopping by from Seattle to bring us the heaviest of shows, and joining them are metal friends He Whose Ox Is Gored. $10 to this wild night! with He Whose Ox Is Gored “Their music is beautiful just as much as it’s brutal, and they wear nuance well. Were… Read more »

Hot Club of Cowtown at 191 Toole

  You’d think a band from Austin, Texas with the word “Cowtown” in its name spends its time off from touring herding cattle at a West Texas ranch or maybe in Nashville writing songs about whiskey and loose women. Not the HOT CLUB OF COWTOWN. “We recently took a band vacation to the Gypsy Festival… Read more »

Conan with North at Club Congress

CONAN´s unique style of Doom/Drone/Stoner Metal won over audiences at the Roadburn Festival 2012 consequently resulting in the release of the live album “Mount Wrath: Live at Roadburn 2012”. Past shows with label mates AHAB and an invitation to play Desertfest London 2013 have further established CONAN as the DOOM Powerhouse to watch out for!… Read more »

Roy Book Binder at Monterey Court Studio Galleries and Cafe

  Roy Book Binder’s repertoire includes blues, country tunes, bluegrass, folk, and popular songs that originated on Tin Pan Alley. “Although his official residence is in Florida, country-blues troubadour Roy Book Binder practically lives on the road, driving his camper to gigs at coffeehouses, small clubs, and blues festivals. Here is a master storyteller who can… Read more »

The Expanders with Dubbest and Straight Villain, KXCI Presents!

The Expanders have come to be known for their vintage “rockers” style of reggae, played in the tradition of classic 1970s Jamaican groups like The Ethiopians, Culture, and The Mighty Diamonds. Their music emphasizes three-part vocal harmonies and strong songwriting. In addition to performing their own original material and rare Jamaican scorchers, since 2006 The… Read more »

Goodbye June with Badflower

  Growing up scattered throughout the South and Midwest, cousins Landon Milbourn, Brandon Qualkenbush, and Tyler Baker had longtime plans of forming a band. Then in June 2005, Baker’s brother was tragically killed in a car accident while home on military leave. “It wasn’t until after Shane passed away that we decided to finally make… Read more »

Bag of Tricks w/ Cat Justus Samuel and Tommy Will

Respect The Underground and Boost Mobile are proud to present the “Underground Coverage Tour,” which sets out to bring attention to underground artists across the country. Featuring performances from Bag Of Tricks Cat, Justus Samuel, Tommy Will, BRIXX and more!

Crown Larks w/Mommy Long Legs, Miss Abysmal, Gamma Like Very Ultra

  Crown Larks from Chicago are bringing their dreamy noise-scapes to Club Congress, truly complementing the noisy punk of Mommy Long Legs (Seattle). On the local side, we’ve got psychedelic day dreamers, Miss Abysmal, and even more noise (this time full of the best saxophone cacophonies you’ll ever hear) from local rockers Gamma Like Very… Read more »

Locals Only – The Rifle – Live in Studio 2A

Locals Only - The Rifle - Live in Studio 2A

Locals Only – The Rifle – Live in Studio 2A Listen here! The Rifle chats with matt Milner about the upcoming release of their first full length album, crafted lovingly at Midtown Island Studio. It’ll be available June 2nd via Baby Tooth Records. Anabasis Friday June 2nd @ Bar Passe doors at 9pm  with  Fawn… Read more »

The Mission Creeps/Scorpion vs. Tarantula/Pigmy Death-Ray at Sky Bar

  The Mission Creeps “Musically rooted in Bauhaus, Smiths, and Sisters of Mercy; feels like being in the edgiest record store of 1986, say New York Dolls after a Ritalin-fueled all-nighter locked up with Siouxsie albums.” — GlideMagazine.com Scorpion Vs. Tarantula “It’s not that Scorpion Vs. Tarantula does something new and different when they get… Read more »

Dutch Holly with Marching Powder at Skybar

“Dreamy, hook-filled examples of pop craftsmanship…fans of smart, sweet tempered tunes are watching this ensemble.” Pop Rocket Press “This duo can do anything, like MacGuyver with a broken light bulb, two matches and some twine.” Phoenix New Times    

Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series.

Main Gate Square – University Boulevard, KXCI Community Radio, and Jonas Hunter Productions present: Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series. The series begins on April 14th, and continues every other Friday through August 18th! Come early for great shopping and dinner and stay for the amazing sounds in the beautiful outdoor venue,… Read more »

Thesis Thursday- Tiffany Cho

Thesis Thursday- Tiffany Cho Tiffany talks with Bridgitte Thum at KXCI about what she’s been doing at The University Of Arizona.   I am a rising junior majoring in Neuroscience & Cognitive Science. Currently, in the lab of Dr. Haijiang Cai, we are using optogenetics, a technique that allows us to activate or silence neurons… Read more »

Kikagaku Moyo with Sugar Candy Mountain and Myrrors at Flycatcher

Kikagaku Moyo started in the summer of 2012 when Go Kurosawa and Tomo Katsurada were forced to play on the street due to complaints from the neighbors in their Tokyo apartment complex. They met bassist Kotsu Guy while he was recording vending machines for his noise project and guitarist Daoud Popal through at the university… Read more »

City High School Radio Showcase 2017

Today on 30 minutes, we’ll be hearing three stories from City High School Radio. Stefano Panchesin produced this first story as part of a history project for his sophomore Humanities class taught by Dillon Martino. The class studied the cultural legacies behind place names in Tucson. Stefano decided to look into the story behind the Allande… Read more »

Thesis Thursday- Daniela Gutierrez

Thesis Thursday- Daniela Gutierrez

Thesis Thursday- Daniela Gutierrez My name is Daniela Gutierrez-Muñoz and I am a recent graduate from the University of Arizona. I attained my Bachelors of Science in Microbiology with a minor in Biochemistry. At the university, I’ve have incredible opportunities to get involved with research. I was a part of the Undergraduate Biology Research Program’s… Read more »

Locals Only- Mason

Locals Only- Mason

Locals Only- Mason Mason    Listen to Mason performing live in studio 2A here at KXCI.org. They talk with Matt Milner about their upcoming tour, and the CD release party coming soon. New Album: Midnight Road CD release Tucson: Friday May 26th at The Flycatcher joined by Tom Walbank and The Brian Dean Trio Doors… Read more »

Mik and Scott’s Funky Brunch at La Cocina!

Mik and Scott – Funky Brunch at La Cocina every Sunday! Noon-3pm (summer hours 11-2pm).Kid & pup friendly fun at 201 N Court Ave by the turtle pond, in the Old Town Artisans courtyard, in the heart of the historic Presidio district of downtown Tucson. Mik – live looping of bass, sax, keys & vocals…. Read more »

Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series

Main Gate Square – University Boulevard, KXCI Community Radio and Jonas Hunter Productions present: Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series. The series begins on April 14th, and continues every other Friday through August 18th! Come early for great shopping and dinner and stay for the amazing sounds in the beautiful outdoor venue,… Read more »

Thesis Thursday- Barnes Januzzi

Thesis Thursday- Barnes Januzzi

Thesis Thursday- Barnes Januzzi Barnes is a senior at the University of Arizona in the Neuroscience and Cognitive Science major. He is a research assistant in Dr. Mary A. Peterson’s Cognitive Science Vision Lab studying the effects of semantic or meaning has upon how humans perceive their visual world. After graduation, Barnes will be attending… Read more »

Out Loud & Proud! Season 3

Out Loud and Proud!

  Out Loud & Proud!  Season 3 Rick Small Talks with people from the community about their lives. They share with Rick their experiences of coming out, divorce, re-marriage, and life in Tucson, Arizona. Out Loud & Proud!  Season 3 Season 3 Episode 1 Jim and Angela Season 3 Episode 2 Angela and Jo Season 3… Read more »

Thesis Thursday- Cassondre Corrington

Thesis Thursday- Cassondre Corrington

Thesis Thursday- Cassondre Corrington   My name is Cassondre Corrington and I am a student at the University of Arizona. I am working to become an Environmental Epidemiologist and a Medical Anthropologist, with the hopes of gaining the ability to protect communities from the hazards of environmental toxins. In order to support this aspiration I… Read more »

Locals Only- The Surfbroads

Locals Only- The Surfbroads

Locals Only- The Surfbroads Listen to their LIVE in studio performance here: Local Lovelies: Velvet Hammer (drums), Amy Mendoza (guitar), Jillian Bessett (bass), and Gigi Owen (guitar, theramin) The Surfbroads talk with Matt Millner about their custom creations: Uma Theramin, surfbeats and metal. Catch The Surfbroads Saturday May 13th at The FlyCatcher Tales from The… Read more »

Mik and Scott’s Funky Brunch at La Cocina!

Mik and Scott – Funky Brunch at La Cocina every Sunday! Noon-3pm (summer hours 11-2pm).Kid & pup friendly fun at 201 N Court Ave by the turtle pond, in the Old Town Artisans courtyard, in the heart of the historic Presidio district of downtown Tucson. Mik – live looping of bass, sax, keys & vocals…. Read more »

5th on 4th Festival with Roger Clyne and The Peacemakers

The inaugural 5th on 4th Festival will celebrate the art, food and culture of the Southwest and Mexico  on Cinco De Mayo . The outdoor event is set for Friday, May 5, from 7 p.m. to midnight in front of Maloney’s, 213 N. 4th Ave., in the heart of the 4th Avenue Entertainment District, just… Read more »

Shooting Columbus: An Indigenous Perspective

During this interview I sat with Matthew Saraficio who is a recent graduate from Arizona State University earning a Bachlor’s degree in Acting. He talked about his role and experience during the production of “Shooting Columbus.” The performance was presented by Borderlands Theater and created by the group Fifth World Collective. The group consisted of indigenous and non-indigenous… Read more »

Thesis Thursday- Roslyn Curry

Thesis Thursday- Roslyn Curry My name is Roslyn Curry and I am an undergraduate student attending the University of Arizona, and will graduate May 2017. I am pursuing a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Biology with a minor in Biochemistry. My post-graduation plans are to participate in the Applied Biosciences Accelerated Master’s program at the… Read more »

KXCI 2017 Summer Youth Classes

Thank you for your interest in our KXCI 2017 Summer Youth Classes. Session 1: Our class for youth aged 13-17 will take place from Monday, June 6th through Thursday, June 9th from 9am to noon. Each teen student will showcase their efforts with our listening community with a 25-30 minute live broadcast on Sunday, June… Read more »

KXCI Governing Board of Directors 2017 Election Information

The Foundation for Creative Broadcasting, Inc. dba KXCI Governing Board of Directors 2017 Election Information Each year, KXCI members elect three of their fellow members to seats on the KXCI Board of Directors. Each seat is for one 3-year term. Officially, anyone who is a member of KXCI in good standing for 30 days prior… Read more »

A Conversation with Tucson Poet Laureate TC Tolbert Part 2

Tucson has a new poet laureate! TC Tolbert is the first trans-queer poet laureate in United States history. In honor of this occasion Blackfeet tribal member and writer Bill Wetzel convened this panel Ideas For Change: A Conversation with Tucson Poet Laureate TC Tolbert in April 2017. Casa Libre founder/executive director and poet Kristen E…. Read more »

Locals Only- Un:ted States

Locals Only- Un:ted States

Locals Only- Un:ted States Live in Studio 2A on Tucson’s own Locals Only. The members of Un:ted States talk with KXCI’s Matt Milner about how they got together, and the influences that surface when new members join the band. Collaborative songwriting and their process of working through songs. Un:ted States will be at Sky bar… Read more »

A Conversation with Tucson Poet Laureate TC Tolbert Part 1

Tucson has a new poet laureate! TC Tolbert is the first trans-queer poet laureate in United States history. In honor of this occasion Blackfeet tribal member and writer Bill Wetzel convened this panel Ideas For Change: A Conversation with Tucson Poet Laureate TC Tolbert in April 2017. Casa Libre founder/executive director and poet Kristen E…. Read more »

Mik and Scott’s Funky Brunch at La Cocina!

Mik and Scott – Funky Brunch at La Cocina every Sunday! Noon-3pm (summer hours 11-2pm).Kid & pup friendly fun at 201 N Court Ave by the turtle pond, in the Old Town Artisans courtyard, in the heart of the historic Presidio district of downtown Tucson. Mik – live looping of bass, sax, keys & vocals…. Read more »

Friday Night Live! Jazz Summer Concert Series

Main Gate Square – University Boulevard, KXCI Community Radio, and Jonas Hunter Productions present: Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series. The series begins on April 14th, and continues every other Friday through August 18th! Come early for great shopping and dinner and stay for the amazing sounds in the beautiful outdoor venue,… Read more »

Tucson’s Agave Heritage Festival

Tucson’s Agave Heritage Festival explores and celebrates the cultural, commercial, and culinary significance of agave on the border region through a festival of seminars, trade shows, and world-class culinary events. The agave plant is deeply rooted in the fibers of our border town and this years’ Agave Heritage Festival is an eventful applaud to this… Read more »

Thesis Thursday- Pierce Longmire

Thesis Thursday- Pierce Longmire

Thesis Thursday- Pierce Longmire I’m, a junior at the University of Arizona studying Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB) with minors in Biochemistry and Mathematics. I have always been fascinated with how life operates at the miniscule level, and I am grateful to be a member of Dr. Ramin Yadegari’s research lab, which studies molecular and… Read more »

Locals Only- Louise Le Hir

Locals Only- Louise Le Hir

Locals Only- Louise Le Hir Live in Studio 2A, with our host Sophie Gibson-Rush. Louise and her band talk about performing, recording, songwriting, and the creative powers of Tucson. Sophie asks about The theatrical side of  performance. Here’s a quote from Le Hir, “Sometimes people seem to get enlightened and that makes me feel like… Read more »

Episode 8: Let Us Be As One Hand

Houda & Melanie refer to Houda’s apartment complex in Tucson as Small Syria—16 Syrian families live there today, but a year ago there were none. Houda says that when she’s out in Tucson, she feels like she’s in America. But when she comes back home to her complex, she feels like she’s in Syria. In… Read more »

Get Out

Jordan Peele, whom you may know as half of the duo Key & Peele, with their successful TV comedy show, has written and directed a horror film called Get Out. Or to say the title as I imagine it should be: “GET OUT!” Given Peele’s background in sketch comedy, one would expect this film to… Read more »

Tucson People’s Climate March

30 Minutes featured a conversation with Meg Weesner and Randy Serraglio. They are part of the core team of organizers for the People’s Climate March in Tucson on April 29th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m in El Presidio Park. Meg Weesner is Group Chair for the Rincon Group of the Sierra Club. Randy Serraglio… Read more »

Locals Only- June West, Casey Golden & Julian Neel

Locals Only- June West, Casey Golden & Julian Neel What a treat to have a triple bill in studio 2A. This talented group of musicians is going to be at Think Tank Tuesday April 18 in Tucson. They talk with  Matt in between sets about the memories they share from years of playing together. Their… Read more »

2017 Friday Night Live! Jazz Concert Series

Friday Night Live!, the FREE Jazz Summer Concert Series. Brought to you by Main Gate Square, KXCI Community Radio, and Jonas Hunter Productions.                                  Geronimo Plaza at Main Gate Square (814 E University Blvd) Friday Nights at 7:30pm. Parking in… Read more »

Bonus Extended Episode: Tuesday Night Ride

The Tuesday Night Bike Ride going down University Boulevard

Special web-only bonus extended episode – learn much more about the Tuesday Night Bike Ride and hear more clips from the March 21 ride! In this episode of Pedaling the Pueblo, we ride along with the Tuesday Night Bike Ride and talk to its unofficial leader, Collin Forbes. This Tucson tradition has been going on… Read more »

Thesis Thursday- Swati Chandra

It’s Thursday! Time for Thesis Thursday 🙂 Who’s coming to KXCI today? Listen up as we talk to our guest, Swati Chandra. Swati’s Bio: My name is Swati Chandra, and I’m currently a sophomore studying at the University of Arizona. I’m majoring in biomedical engineering, and I’m on the pre-med track with hopes of eventually… Read more »

Locals Only- Ox & 8OhEight

          Locals Only- Ox & 8OhEight KXCI brings you an hour of live Hip Hop. Ox & 8OhEight have a brand new EP called 8OhOx It is going to drop on April 13th you can find it on wearebugginout.com A project from Tucson’s Pike Romero, bringing artists together to collaborate and… Read more »

Fleet Foxes Ticket Giveaway Contest

Thanks to gifts from KXCI members, we’re not bound to the narrow playlists you hear on Top 40 radio. You can enjoy icons like Jackson Browne and Van Morrison right next to newer artists such as Neko Case and Charles Bradley throughout the day on KXCI. Seattle folk-rockers Fleet Foxes appreciate the classics, too. Neil… Read more »

Episode 7: The School Desks of Our Childhood

Education is hugely important to Houda–and to many Syrians. As she says in this episode of Mn Huna: Finding Refuge in Friendship, “School is the light of life. Without it is the darkness.” The violence in Syria has had a devastating impact on the educational system–and on an entire generation of Syrian children. Syria had been steadily… Read more »

Tucson Community Take Back The Night 2017

30 Minutes focuses on Tucson’s Community Take Back the Night 2017. Take Back the Night Planning Committee members Monserrat Caballero and Casey Chimneystar Condit spoke about the event taking place on Wednesday, April 12th from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the City of South Tucson Municipal Complex, 1601 South 6th Avenue, on the corner… Read more »