KZSC Jazz, the Charts and Adds – End of November

Whether you’re eating tofu or turkey this year, its normally a time when people from most any background can reflect upon what they’re thankful for. As for me, I’m thankful for having Coltrane’s A Love Supreme to enjoy on vinyl, but also all of the wonderful new and recent releases in KZSC’s Jazz department. Dig this:

Top 10 Charts:

1 AHMAD JAMAL Saturday Morning Jazz Village
2 BEATA PATER Golden Lady Self-Released
3 DAVID BECKER TRIBUNE Distance Travel Acoustic Music
4 HARRIS EISENSTADT Golden State Songlines
5 KENNY GARRETT Pushing The World Away Mack Avenue
6 JOSHUA SHNEIDER Joshua Shneider Love Speaks Orchestra Brooklyn Jazz Underground
8 CHARNETT MOFFETT Spirit Of Sound Motema
10 PINK MARTINI Get Happy Heinz


1 GEORGE COLLIGAN The Endless Mysteries Origin
2 MICHELLE ZANGARA Songs Of Blue MZRecords
4 BOBBY WATSON Check Cashing Day Lafiya

bOk! From the entirety of staff at KZSC, we wish you a wonderful Thanksgivukkah filled with love and gratitude!

Rock Charts – End of November

Top 10:

unnamed1. LA LUZ – It’s Alive
2. NIGHT BEATS – Sonic Bloom
3. NOBUNNY – Secret Songs: Reflections From The Ear Mirror
4. WHITE FENCE – Live In San Francisco
5. DUCKTAILS – Wish Hotel [EP]
6. SWEARIN’ – Surfing Strange
7. TERRY MALTS – Nobody Realizes This Is Nowhere
8. CRYSTAL ANTLERS – Nothing Is Real
9. AUDACITY – Butter Knife
10. ARCADE FIRE – Reflektor




Top Adds:

61BxDSw8BfL._SL500_AA300_1. GORIES – The Shaw Tapes: Live From 1988
2. KEVIN MORBY – Harlem River
3. FUZZ – Live In San Francisco
4. GAP DREAM – Shine Your Light








La Luz is a really awesome all girl surf band. We really love them at KZSC. They recently got into a pretty serious car crash that wrecked their gear. If you’re interested in donating to help them get back on their feet here’s a link:

Thanksgiving Weekend on KZSC

Spending some quality time with family and friends during Thanksgiving? Let KZSC be your soundtrack for the festivities. Our schedule is stuffed with music programs, many hosted by special guests. Keep your radio and web gadgets set all Thanksgiving Weekend to 88.1 FM/ for the fun and THANK YOU to all our listeners for joining us!

KZSC Store Closing Soon

KZSC’s roadside Pledge Drive Store opened in October. We stuffed it with music and DVDs, right next to our KZSC Brand Factory Outlet. Our landlord tells us we have to move along and make way for the plastic Santa display and a bunch of holiday stuff. Before they boot us out, we suggest you look at  the cool stuff available for yourself or others. BONUS: all funds from purchases and donations go toward The Great 88’s operating costs for the next six months. Check out the DONATE page today.

November Loud Rock Charts

Our top chart for November, Protest the Hero, is playing in San Francisco on Friday at Slim’s. If you’re a fan of good music, definitely check them out! They put on great live performances.


symphonies1    LEAVES’ EYES    Symphonies Of The Night    Napalm
2    GENERATION KILL    We’re All Gonna Die    Nuclear Blast
3    AFTER THE BURIAL    “A Wolf Among Ravens” [Single]    Sumerian
4    VARIOUS ARTISTS    Thriller: A Metal Tribute To Michael Jackson    Cleopatra
5    BAD RELIGION    Christmas Songs    Epitaph




volition1    PROTEST THE HERO    Volition    Razor and Tie
2    SKELETONWITCH    Serpents Unleashed    Prosthetic
3    REFLECTIONS    Exist    eOne
4    NORTHLANE    Singularity    UNFD
5    KATAKLYSM    Waiting For The End To Come    Nuclear Blast
6    DEAD LETTER CIRCUS    The Catalyst Fire    The End
7    NEUROTIC NOVEMBER    Anunnaki    Victory Records
8    IMPENDING DOOM    Death Will Reign    eOne
9    HAIL OF BULLETS    III The Rommel Chronicles    Metal Blade
10    LAST TEN SECONDS OF LIFE    Invivo/Exvivo    Density

Rock Charts – Mid November

Top 10:

142347_thumb1. COSMONAUTS – Persona Non Grata
2. LA LUZ – It’s Alive
3. AUDACITY – Butter Knife
4. NIGHT BEATS – Sonic Bloom
5. CRYSTAL ANTLERS – Nothing Is Real
6. NOBUNNY – Secret Songs: Reflections From The Ear Mirror
7. COACHWHIPS – Hands On The Controls
8. DR. DOG – B-Room
9. DUCKTAILS – Wish Hotel [EP]
10. PARQUET COURTS – Tally All The Things That You Broke [EP]


Top 5 Adds:

images1. WHITE FENCE – Live In San Francisco
2. DESTROYER – Five Spanish Songs
3. PAMPERS – Pampers
4. THROWING MUSES – Purgatory/Paradises
5. BARDO POND – Venus On Earth



We’re really excited about Castle Face’s release of White Fence – Live in San Francisco here at the station. Here’s a track from it, called Swagger Vets: