New Music Set

My latest program for 8tracks features some pretty fun music, including lots of new stuff — Diet Cig, CLAVVS, Weirdo Machine, PWR BTTM, Laura Marling and Lady Wray, among them — as well as artists you’ve probably heard, such as Dirty Projectors, Vince Staples, Tennis and Bikini Kill. This is my way of getting you some […]

WTIP Visit

I had the pleasure of visiting with community radio station WTIP, which is seeking support during its fundraising campaign. It needs your help now. Here’s part one: Here’s part two:

DJing Again

Well, sort of. Of late, I’ve had a few opportunities and questions thrown my way about being a community radio programmer again. I confess, I do love it, but I’m so swamped with work, writing and other projects that it’s nearly impossible. I also travel a lot for work, so doing a radio program each […]

NFCB Report

Among my superpowers, I’m handy with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. I created the National Federation of Community Broadcasters’ 2016 report, which was distributed earlier this year and is now online publicly. Check out the PDF here of the NFCB 2016 Annual Report.

Visit with KCSB

I visited Feb. 17 with UC Santa Barbara station KCSB during its membership campaign to talk about why community radio matters. KCSB describes it this way, “Community & public radio is the fabric of communities across America. These stations can be a lifeline to residents in areas that are not served by big-city radio and […]