On Thursday, October 4th, KCSB-FM sponsors 2 area events.

magnusonThe first is the Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum’s “Forum Lounge: Ann Magnuson Live at CAF!” Ann Magnuson, who was part of NYC’s seminal 1980’s art and music scene, is an actress, singer, writer, and part-time performance artist. She will perform with Santa Barbara’s Kristian Hoffman. Magnuson’s international performance history includes premier venues: REDCAT, The Whitney Museum, MoMA, Lincoln Center, The Public Theater, BAM, P.S. 1, and Joe’s Pub; as well as in the U.K., Europe, and Japan. Presented in conjunction with 1st Thursday, and sponsored by KCSB-FM. Showtime stretches from 7-9pm, and this event is free and open to the public. The CAF is located at 653 Paseo Nuevo, on the second floor of the Paseo Nuevo Mall. For more information, call (805) 966-5373, or go to sbcaf.org.

black angelsThat same evening, Rikshaw Productions presents the psychedelic garage-rock of Austin, Texas group, The Black Angels, live in concert at Mai’s Cafe & Da Aloha Lounge, in Ventura. Opening acts are Brian Glaze and the Night Shift and The Natural Disasters. Showtime is 9pm. This is an all-ages event.

Mai’s Cafe & Da Aloha Lounge is at 2815 East Main Street. Tickets can be purchased online at etix.com and at the door; or call (805) 652-2061 for more information.