Debashish Bhattacharya

Sept 30: Debashish Bhattacharya live on KZSC

Debashish Bhattacharya is a master improviser on the Indian slide guitar, and KZSC is proud to host Bhattacharya on this week’s Used Records show, Wednesday September 30th between 9 am and noon.

Bhattacharya developed a new system of playing–and teaching–Indian classical guitar centered on three of guitar designs of his own invention. He is in Santa Cruz for a concert on Friday October 2nd, at the Pacific Cultural Center.

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New World Charts- start of September

When will the weather cool!? Here I remain with a craving for sweet, cold ice cream at the beach and the shops are prepping for spooky nights yet to come. What a mismatch! Well, in the meantime, you can enjoy the coolness of these new top picks in world music! Zooming into our top spot in […]


Loud Rock Charts — Third Week of August

Top Ten: AHAB — The Boats of the Glen Carrig REANIMATOR — Horns Up WORRIERS — Imaginary Life KINGS DESTROY — Kings Destroy ACRASSICAUDA — Gilgamesh DOG PARTY — Vol. 4 DELETIST — 3rd Class Cover Songs CEREBELLION — Regeneration PRONG — Songs from the Black Hole CHEMICAL BURN — Raining Anvils Top Add: GAYTHEIST + RABBITS  —  GAY*BITS


Dry Diggings Festival Ticket Giveaway!

Trying to find tickets to next weekend’s Dry Diggings Festival (Sept. 25th-26th)? Tune into the Great 88.1 KZSC this weekend for a chance to win a pair of tickets to one of the premier reggae festivals of the season! Brought to you by the creators of California Roots, Dry Diggings will take place in the […]


Rock Charts – Mid September

Did you know that the score to Love & Mercy was inspired by The Beatles’ Revolution 9? Well now you do! Revolution 9 was released almost 47 years ago, but the new Shannon & The Clams album, Gone by the Dawn, was released just this last week! Check out the killer track “Corvette” from their new […]