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6:14 pm
Fri April 17, 2015

Rock legend Neil Young plays surprise concert at SLO Brew

Rock legend Neil Young performing at SLO Brew.
Credit Alex Ullrich, KCBX News

Rock legend Neil Young played some of his old favorites and some new sets during a surprise sold-out performance last night at SLO Brew in downtown San Luis Obispo. 

"I was working a booth at the farmers market and somebody came up and said Neil Young is playing at SLO Brew," said Douglas Shinoda who was one of the few who was able to get into the sold-out show.

Young was joined on stage by Lukas Nelson—Country legend Willie Nelson's son—with whom he's apparently collaborating on a new project.

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Arts
8:12 pm
Wed April 15, 2015

Chris Beland on 'Becoming Beland', new album and donating a kidney

Jordan Bell is joined by local musician Chris Beland and his daughter Harmony for a conversation about Beland's new album, donating a kidney to a friend and how finding his father has influenced his music career.

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Arts
10:04 pm
Wed April 1, 2015

Ears on Art celebrates sixteenth anniversary with Earthsea Pottery

Ears On Art celebrates our sixteenth anniversary this month with a visit with artists Michael Miller and Peggy Vrana , a husband/wife team whose medium is clay. Their studio Earthsea Pottery in Cambria is where they create wheel thrown works individually and in collaboration. Their work can be seen at Amphora Gallery in Cambria, a business that they own with two other clay artist couples. April 4th is the opening for the Teapot Show. Details are available at amphoragallery.com

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5:59 pm
Thu March 26, 2015

Santa Maria students connect with Mexican culture through music and dance

Righetti High School's 2014 Folklorico "Big Show" dancers
Credit Righetti High School

EVENT DETAILS:

  • Friday and Saturday, March 27, 28, 2015
  • 7:30 p.m.
  • Ethel Pope Auditorium, 901 S. Broadway, Santa Maria, Calif.
  • Ticket information - (805) 937-2051, ext 2716 or 2502
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Arts
4:26 pm
Wed March 18, 2015

Cuesta College Book of the Year

Guests from the SLO County library and Cuesta College library discuss 

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Arts
4:20 pm
Wed March 4, 2015

Sculptor Bella Feldman at the SLOMA

This month, “Ears On Art” re-airs a two-part interview with nationally known sculptor Bella Feldman. This spring, she’ll be the juror for the California Slam, a statewide sculpture competition which will be exhibited at the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art.

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12:08 pm
Thu February 26, 2015

Author Interview: John Hampsey's Kaufman's Hill

Professor John Hampsey teaches Romantic and Classical Literature at Cal Poly. He speaks with Jordan Bell about his newly released memoir of his boyhood, Kaufman’s Hill

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3:44 pm
Wed February 11, 2015

Ancient art of marbling with Sharon Gellerman

Ears On Art visits with Los Osos artist Sharon Gellerman. She creates colorful silk scarves using the ancient art of marbling. Pigments are floated on a special liquid onto which the silk strip is gently placed and quickly removed. The patterns are beautifully organic. Her website is ColorVibeDesigns.com

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1:38 pm
Wed February 11, 2015

Laura Deutsch and 'Writing from the Senses'

Tom Wilmer visits with author Laura Deutsch to discuss her new book Writing from the Senses. Laura shares the secret of great writing and shows how to tap into engaging material to bring your writing alive.

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7:06 pm
Thu February 5, 2015

Ears on Art visits with shattered glass sculptor

Ears On Art visits with Jennifer Stang Eickemeyer, an artist who makes never-seen-before sculptures out of broken glass. Using her own carved wood core, the shards of glass are attached to create a surface that shows off the form and catches light. The sculptures are depictions of nature including animals and plants. Take a look at shatteredglasssculptures.com

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12:50 pm
Wed January 28, 2015

Author Interview: Odell Bennett Lee

Brian Reynolds speaks with Odell Bennett Lee, local Author of The Formative Years of an African-American Spy: A Memoir la lead into Black History Month at San Luis Obispo County Libraries.

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Arts
10:58 am
Tue January 13, 2015

Ears on Art visits with local artist RR Vagnini

Ears On Art visits with Atascadero artist Rick Vagnini to discuss his several art disciplines including watercolor and spray paint techniques.

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Arts
9:33 am
Fri December 19, 2014

Reflection

Broadcast date: 12/15/2014

Environmental Lawyer, presidential advisor and author Gus Speth talks about his latest book, Angels by the River. He reflects on race, environment, politics and living on the front lines of change.

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9:24 am
Wed December 10, 2014

RACE: My Story and Humanity's Bottom Line

Broadcast date: 12/08/14

Author Lauren Nile delves deep into America’s racial past, as well as its present unconscious bias in her book, RACE: My Story and Humanity’s Bottom Line.

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Arts
11:17 am
Tue December 9, 2014

December Stories with Ears on Art

For the fifteenth year, Ears on Art invites listeners to tell personal stories. The theme this year is “The best handmade gift given or received.”

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