Oliver Wang | Link TV
Oliver Wang is a professor of sociology at California State University, Long Beach. He’s contributed to KCET since 2012 and also writes about arts and music for NPR, KPCC, the Los Angeles Times and Los Angeles Review of Books. He is the creator and writer for the audioblog, Soul-Sides.com and the creator, producer and co-host of the album podcast, Heat Rocks. Photo credit: Eilon Paz
Post date: 2014-01-28T17:00:00-08:00
The Southern Soul Spinners play R&B styles that go by different names in L.A.: oldies, slow-jams, and -- at least among Chicanos -- "firme rolas."
Post date: 2013-12-15T17:00:00-08:00
The R&B duo known as The Internet -- aka Sydney "Syd tha Kyd" Bennett and Matt "Martians" Martin -- performs "Dontcha" in the KCET Studios.
Post date: 2013-12-02T01:40:00-08:00
San Fernando Valley-based indie rock band Run River North performs their single "Growing Up" at the KCET Studios.
Post date: 2013-10-31T18:00:00-07:00
Producer/rapper Scott "Chops" Jung collaborated with Asian American rap and R&B artists to produce the new Asian American hip-hop compilation "Strength In Numbers."
Post date: 2013-09-24T18:00:00-07:00
"Abhorrence and Obsession" celebrates the surreal and fantastical worlds of special effects artist Gabe Bartalos.
Post date: 2013-09-10T18:00:00-07:00
The Korean American rapper Dumbfoundead, arguably K-Town's most visible and accomplished MC, speaks about his early days and offers his own guide to Koreatown.