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Shocking

This Friday KZSC will have its plug pulled. As part of a larger electrical project, UC Santa Cruz needs to temporarily cut power to our little cabin in the woods. That means zero webstream signal and a blank spot at 88.1 FM for a while…but not too long. We will go dark (literally) at noon […]

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Summer Wave Rider

Everyone knows surfing started in Hawaii but when it came to the mainland, it came and stayed in Santa Cruz. KZSC’s Hawaiian surfing shirt is the best of both worlds. Remember: “Wiki Wiki” means fast. Get your summer shirts, canvas totes and other Great 88 goodies now inside our KZSC Summer Store.

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KZSC Summer Schedule

The Great 88 has launched our longest programming quarter of the year. Tastier than deep-fried Twinkies, our summer program schedule features the premiere of a Frank Zappa theme show, modern folk music, “Electric Kool Aid” and tons more. Since the days are longer, many of your long-standing favorites have been given extended timeslots. Take a […]

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Reggae Music For Dads

Still thinking about Father’s Day? Here’s a song about a father’s love by reggae artist TURBAN X. Fathers are fathers all year long; try to find the time to let them really know how you feel. So along with your words of appreciation, pass along some new reggae music!

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The Uncluded- Hokey Fright

Kimya Dawson & Aesop Rock come together as The Uncluded to create the collaborative album Hokey Fright. At first I was a little hesitant, not knowing what to expect from the unusual collaboration. It was like I was listening to nursery rhymes dubbed over by a rap artist. The fuse of Kimya’s sweet melancholy singing […]