Soft Bulletin coverReleased in 1999, The Soft Bulletin catapulted Oklahoma’s Flaming Lips from cult status to almost-mainstream status. Informed by classic progressive rock albums of the 1970s as well as by the loss of vocalist Wayne Coyne’s father (and other personal tragedies), the album may be the group’s most beloved release. Listen for selections from it as well as music from The Claypool Lennon Delirium. 

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Strange Currency

  • July 03, 2019

    A Special July 4th Mix on a Special Strange Currency – Thursday at 7pm

    We celebrate Independence Day with selections from Jackson Browne, Yes, Drive-By Truckers and X. Strange Currency can be heard Fridays at 8:00 pm on KRCB-FM / streaming @ norcalpublicmedia.org / Listen on the FREE KRCB Mobile App which you can download from the App Store & Google Play
  • June 28, 2019

    The Newest Release From Kishi Bashi on Strange Currency – Friday at 8pm

    Omoiyari is the new release from Athens, Georgia-based artist Kishi Bashi for music from it as well as from Cy Dune, the new project from Akron/Family’s Seth Olinksy. Strange Currency can be heard Fridays at 8:00 pm on KRCB-FM / streaming @ norcalpublicmedia.org / Listen on the FREE KRCB Mobile App…
  • June 14, 2019

    Bob Dylan’s Rolling Thunder Revue on Strange Currency – Friday at 8pm

    Launched in late 1975 Bob Dylan’s Rolling Thunder Revue was launched with the intention of Dylan playing to smaller audiences in markets he would not have otherwise visited. The tour, which ended in early 1976, is the subject of a new film and boxed set. We’ll hear some of the music from that…
  • June 06, 2019

    The Latest Album from Mavis Staples on Strange Currency – Friday at 8 pm

    We Get By is the latest album from legendary R&B singer Mavis Staples and is produced by guitarist and songwriter Ben Harper. Listen for music from this recording plus selections from Harper’s 1994 debut album Welcome to the Cruel World. We’ll remember psychedelic rock legend Roky Erickson, known…

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