June 28, 2017 - 12:18 pm
When KBCS asked Eastside homeless services how homelessness looks on the Eastside versus west of Lake Washington, we were told that Eastside homeless doesn’t usually look like cardboard signs at freeway on-ramps and sleeping bags on the street. They said it looks more like the commuter in work clothes on the bus or the person standing in line with you when you buy your morning coffee.
June 28, 2017 - 10:53 am
When you don’t have a home, where do you go to take a shower or do your laundry? KBCS’s Jim Cantu spoke with New Bethlehem Day Center Program Manager Natalia Pierson about the services provided to homeless families on the Eastside. This Kirkland facility serves 20 to 50 people a day. Photo – by Rui
June 26, 2017 - 10:57 am
In this week’s Nature segment, KBCS’s Yuko Kodama talks with Ed Dominguez, Audubon Center Lead Naturalist in Seattle’s Seward Park, about the ups and downs of birds foraging on a tree. Listen as they discuss the interactions of small bird called the Brown Creeper with another bird called the Red-breasted nuthatch.
June 25, 2017 - 11:51 am
- The Secret Sisters You Don’t Own Me Anymore Independent
- Holly Macve Golden Eagle Bella Union
- All Our Exes Live In Texas When We Fall Universal
- Dan Auerbach Waiting On A Song Independent
- Jason Isbell The Nashville Sound Independent
- Rachel Baiman Shame Independent
- Joan Shelley Joan Shelley No Quarter Records
- Aimee Mann Mental Illness SuperEgo Records
- Benjamin Booker Witness Independent
- Trombone Shorty Parking Lot Symphony Blue Note
June 23, 2017 - 11:59 am
This week, highlights of Interrupting Whiteness – What is Whiteness? What is the culture of it, and how is it a system of oppression? The recording is from a PechaKucha event held at the Seattle Public Library earlier this month. This five-part series includes excerpts from various speakers at the public event.
June 21, 2017 - 11:47 am
Naomi Wachira is a Kenyan-American music artist living in Yakima today. KBCS’s Sonya Green asked Wachira about her approach to music at our studios a few years ago. Also included in this segment is Naomi Wachira’s new release “Heart of a Man”. Naomi Wachira will be performing at SoFar in Seattle on June 29th.
June 20, 2017 - 9:39 pm
The grand opening of Seattle’s new Jimi Hendrix Park happened earlier this month. Conversations about dedicating the park to the guitar legend started 11 years ago. KBCS’s Yuko Kodama spoke with Maisha Barnett, Project Manager for the Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation, about the new park.