Of her next broadcast (Sunday, March 9th), DJ Darla Bea writes: “Tonight we find ourselves in an Empire State of Mind.

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New Banksy Rat Mural in New York (Photo by caruba)

Join me on this week’s musical journey, as we explore the rockin’ sounds of bands new and old from the Big Apple. NYC is the birthplace of hip hop, Latin freestyle, bebop, disco, punk rock, and new wave. It’s also the birthplace of Salsa music.

Featuring: New York Dolls, Julian Casablancas of The Strokes, TV on the Radio, Saul Williams, LCD Soundsystem, Antibalas, Vampire Weekend, Talking Heads, Antony and the Johnsons, MGMT, Velvet Underground, Television, Eric B. & Rakim, Kurtis Blow, and more!

Join me, DJ Darla Bea: Class is in session!”

“Rock It Properly” airs on Sundays during KCSB’s Winter quarter from 8-10pm.