Full Circle 5-5-17 Cinco de Mayo/Mat Day Celebration

Tonight on Full Circle we explore how the working class population extends beyond all borders and how the issues facing the labor force are as relevant today as they always have been. Tonight we also take a look at how Cinco de Mayo is celebrated as well as its relevance today, as well as how and why we celebrate International Workers Day.

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Full Circle 04-28-17 Music Mashup

Tonight’s show is a music program combined of Audio Desperado Ephraim Colbert and Catherine “The Cat” Petru’s top five favorite songs and why they hold value to us. We hope you enjoy!

CAT’S LIST OF SONGS

“32 FLAVORS” BY ANI DIFRANCO 04:27   ALBUM “NOT A PRETTY GIRL” 1995 LABEL: ELEKTRA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVg7mtgEqGY

“SITTING IN LIMBO” BY JIMMY CLIFF 03:17  ALBUM  “WILD WORLD” 1971

LABEL: ISLAND RECORDS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=olkS6KdF0Mw

“ICE, EL HIELO” BY LA SANTA CECILIA 03:55 ALBUM: “TREINTA DIAS” 2013

LABEL: UNIVERSAL MUSIC LATINO Y ARJU PRODUCTIONS INC

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0lNJviuYUEQ

“WARRIOR PEOPLE” BY NAHKO 05:47  ALBUM: “NAHKO AND THE MEDICINE FOR THE PEOPLE” 2013

LABEL: INDIE

PRODUCER:MARK MURPHY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGVg_OFcLcc

“MAGALENHA” BY SERGIO MENDES 03:38 ALBUM: “BRASEILERO” 1992

LABEL:ELEKTRA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stYJkLlNmsY

 

EPHRAIM’S LIST OF SONGS

“THE MOON IS DOWN” BY FURTHER SEEMS FOREVER 03:12 ALBUM: “THE MOON IS DOWN”  2000

LABEL: TOOTH AND NAIL

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oKz-YAs6ZsA

“DRIVE UNTIL HE SLEEP BY UI 04:07 ALBUM: “LIFELIKE” 1998

LABEL: SOUTHERN RECORDS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VA6Vupvo9pY

“WORKIN ON IT” BY J DILLA 03:10 ALBUM: “DONUTS”  2006

LABEL: STONES THROW

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5nO7IA1DeeI

“FABRICLIVE 24” BY DIPLO 02:36   ALBUM: FABRICLIVE 24 2005

LABEL: FABRIC

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tT6hVxiRNW0&list=PL0ysfGMqtKq4RMnzR6FU-gBLDiXJOZmBc&index=10

“PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS” BY KID CUDI & RATATAT 04:56  ALBUM: “MAN ON THE MOON THE END OF DAY” 2009

LABEL: GOOD MUSIC UNIVERSAL MOTOWN

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7xzU9Qqdqww

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Full Circle 4-21-17: The Poets’ Forum

It’s National Poetry Month and on tonight’s show we hear a selection of voices from around the Bay Area. We have original works from KPFA members as well as poetry and songs from famous artists and future stars. All this and more on Full Circle, Friday nights at 7 p.m.

PBS American Masters Film Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

If you missed us in March we’re coming back strong Saturday April 22nd
join us the 4th Saturday of every Month
THE MUSIC OF THE WORD (LA PALABRA MUSICAL)
still in English, Spanish, Spanglish y Lo Que Sea
3PM – 5PM No Cover hosted by Avotcja
And don’t forget to bring your Congas, Guiros, Maracas, Panderetas etc.
Always the word festival to remember!
@
CESAR E. CHAVEZ BRANCH
OAKLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY Suite 271
3301 East 12th Street @ 33rd Avenue
(½ block North of Fruitvale BART & 1 block South of Internat’l)
Oakland, CA 94601 (510)535-5620 Saturday April 22nd
LEWIS JORDON (Poet/Sax)
MATU FELICIANO (Poeta/Conguera)
IRMAN ARCIBAL (Poeta/Artista Filipino)
&
LOS ESPIRITUS
with
MALDITO & BENDITO (Poetas bilingues)
¡Vengan todos & tell everyone to tell everyone! ALL AGES & WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE
http://oaklandlibrary.org/locations/cesar-e-chavez-branch or www.Avotcja.org

 

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Full Circle 4-14-17 KPFA 68th Birthday Celebration

In honor of KPFA’s 68th birthday, the station held an all day celebration. On tonight’s episode of Full Circle we take you through the history of the First Voice Apprenticeship Program with highlights from past shows.

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Full Circle 03-31-17 Oakland International Film Festival

Tonight we are happy to present a peek at the 15th Annual Oakland International Film Festival, which runs from April 4th to April 8th 2017. We speak with the director of the festival Mr. David Roach and the Oakland-based director of the film, “Oakland in Blue,” Robbin Rae.

 

 

 

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Full Circle 3.24.17 Women’s Herstory Panel

Tonight on Full Circle we sit down with a panel of dynamic women artists who use their talent to educate, inspire and motivate people to self-discovery, reaffirmation, and activism.

To support fundraising for Skyline High School drama students, click here.

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To connect with Taller Bombalele, email tallerbombalele@gmail.com.

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Full Circle 3-17-17: Why and How to Start Your Own Garden

We are digging into gardening. Specifically why and how to start your own garden.

Joy Moore our resident garden expert will talk about some of the benefits of having your own garden. We have Jeremy Watts, owner of Edible Ecology, Landscape Design and Construction (info@edibleecology.net) and Nicole Wires, a permaculture designer with Planting Justice in Oakland, CA. In the last segment we go to the phones to take your questions. Tonight on Full Circle.

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