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Information & News from the KZYX General Manager

I will be posting news and information here about any changes occurring at the station. As you are probably aware, staff member Mary Aigner is retiring after 22 years with KZYX. She will still be producing the show DEAD AIR on Thursday nights. She has provided incredible service to the station for many years, in many different positions, including her current job as Program Director, and her previous jobs as Interim Station Manager, Membership Coordinator and Underwriting Sales Director.

Angela DeWitt has been named our new Interim Program Manager. The staff is working together to create a new job description for the Program Director, and when that is done (and budget permits) we will post the job widely and have an open hiring process.

Stay tuned more news and information soon!

Lorraine Dechter
General Manager KZYX & Z
Mendocino County Public Broadcasting
(707) 895-2324

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The Sonic Blender Lo-Fi Show

Posted by Katharine Cole
Katharine Cole
Katharine Cole, DJ for the Sonic Blender, is a pioneer in the Bay Area Americana music scene. She holds a degr...
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First I want to thank everyone for listening to The Sonic Blender and reminding you my next show is THIS TUESDAY from 2-4pm PST. Seems it's the lo-fi show - since so many Americana artists these days are going back to the old 'ways' of recording lo-fi, direct to tape, using distorted mixes and guitars....what's old is new and back again!

My first hour I'll feature The Greencards, Rosane Cash, Shovels & Rope, Penelope Houston and local star Chris von Sneidern. My second hour is a little on the dreamy side, but I know you won't mind, with Ruth Moody, Joshua James, The Civil Wars and Robert Plant/Alison Krauss. If you were watching the web, we know Alison Krauss has taken a leave from singing to rest as she has been diagnosed with what basically is vocal fatigue.

I'm glad to bring you local artist and friend, Woody Simmons, on banjo of course. She's relocated to Hawaii and so I'm expected some ukelele really soon from those distant shores.

So tune in to The Sonic Blender this Tuesday 2-4pm and get into the spirit of lo-fi and all things Americana. Best to you all, Katharine

Katharine Cole, DJ for the Sonic Blender, is a pioneer in the Bay Area Americana music scene. She holds a degree in Music from UCLA, is a member of BMI, Nashville Association of Songwriters, and NARAS/Grammy. She has been a career musician and music critic, for over 25 years.

MCPB Board of Directors Elections

Mendocino County Public Broadcasting is holding elections for its Board of Directors. Applications are due by January 30, 2016. To vote in the election, you must have been a member in good standing by December 31, 2015. For further information, please follow this link.

Get The KZYX App For Your iPhone

Go to the Apple App Store on your iPhone or iPad and search for KZYX.  The app is free of charge.  It's a great way to get the live stream, the KZYX Jukebox, this website and to make a donation.  Follow this link for a preview and easy access to the download.  Or if you want to type it out here is the URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/kzyx/id998145015?mt=8

KZYX Phone Numbers

Business office 707-895-2324

Philo studio 707-895-2448

Willits studio 707-456-9991

Mendocino studio 707-937-5103

KZYX Underwriting

KZYX doesn’t play commercials but we do have underwriting, which is very different from advertising. It is a great way to support KZYX and in exchange we will let our listeners know what goods and services your organization offers.

For questions about underwriting on KZYX, call (707) 895-2324 or email uw [at] kzyx [dot] org