Entries by Michael Bryant

Winter Schedule Underway

This may be the closest we’ll get to a wet day in Santa Cruz for a while, however The Great 88 is going to “make it rain” new programs in our winter schedule. And just so you don’t feel drenched in change, we’ve kept many of your favorites too. Keep an eye on our website’s […]

Pharoah Sanders Jan. 6th

Pharaoh Sanders got his start playing with Sun Ra and rose to fame in John Coltrane’s group. With that company, it’s only natural that he would rise to cultural significance. Possessing one of the most distinctive tenor saxophone tones in jazz, Sanders’ intense phrasing has become a touchstone of free-jazz. His classic 1960’s and 70’s albums have cultivated […]

The Sun Sets on 2013…

KZSC is ending our broadcast year a little early. With a couple weeks of work that needs doing on our transmitter tower, we waited until now to schedule the time off. Starting at 4 pm Friday, December 20th, KZSC will be turning off our 88.1 FM signal. We will still be running a mix of […]

Tasty KZSC Apps!

If you’re shopping for a new “waffle sole” case to fit your smartphone, be advised that many brands are not edible. However if you or someone you know has got a new iPhone, Android or tablet, we have some tasty news. KZSC offers apps that allow you to take The Great 88 anywhere with your […]

Banana Slugs Holiday Show Dec. 22nd

The Banana Slug String Band has been playing music for children of all ages for decades. The Slugs will present their annual Rollicking Family Holiday Show, full of favorite “Eco-Rock” songs, Professor Banana Slug, Crab Louie and special surprises. Kids, bring your parents for this special matinee show Sunday, December 22nd at Don Quixote’s in […]

Programmer of the Month

Listeners know him as “DJ Apple”; his real name is Dan Morookian. Dan’s last radio show on KZSC was November 21st. Here’s Dan’s story:  ”As a University of California, Riverside student, I hosted a late night Grateful Dead/Phish radio show on the campus station KUCR called Radio Daze. I had a chance to visit both KALX […]