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Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. Every week, host Jenee Darden speaks with a different local artist about upcoming arts events in the Bay Area.

Sights & Sounds is produced by Bo Walsh and engineered by Tarek Fouda.

Sights & Sounds: Andrew Farago

Dec 4, 2019

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. This week, host Jenee Darden sat down with Andrew Farago, co-author of Batman: The Definitive History of the Dark Knight in Comics, Film and Beyond.  He shared his suggestions for three arts events happening in the Bay Area this weekend. 

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. This week, Jenee Darden sits down with author Mimi Lok to talk about three events happening around the Bay this weekend. 

 Renowned Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami’s brilliant film 5 Dedicated to Ozu is a meditative work in which all the characters are part of nature, like water and animals. Kiarostami created the film as a dedication to one of his inspirations, the Japanese silent filmmaker Yasujiro Ozu. The screening at the Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive this Sunday is a nice option if you're looking to unwind after the holiday.

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. This week, guest host Truc Nguyen sat down with Sarah Simon and Kate Sweeney from the band Magic Magic Roses to talk about three events happening around the bay this weekend.

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. This week, Jenee Darden speaks with magician, writer and actor David Hirata to talk about three events happening around the bay this weekend.

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. This week, host Jenee Darden sat down with Cirque du Soleil clown Kelsey Custard to talk about three events happening in the Bay Area this weekend.

photo provided by Elisheva Biernoff

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. This week, Jenee Darden sat down with visual artist Elisheva Biernoff to talk about three events going on over Halloween weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Sawyer Rose

Oct 24, 2019

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. This week, Jenee Darden sat down with artist Sawyer Rose to talk about three events happening around the Bay this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Carly Bond

Oct 17, 2019

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. This week, guest host Truc Nguyen sits down with singer-songwriter Carly Bond of the band Meernaa to talk about three events happening around the Bay this weekend.

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. This week, host Jenee Darden sat down with DJ Lamont, DJ extraordinnaire and director of Fingersnaps Media Arts, to talk about three arts events happening around the Bay Area this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: The Onyx

Oct 3, 2019

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. This week, guest host Damien Minor sat down with Genesis Valentine and Dane’elle Emerson from the band The Onyx to talk about three arts events happening around the Bay Area this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Crystal Vielula

Sep 26, 2019

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. This week, guest host Truc Nguyen sat down with queer artist Crystal Vielula to talk about three arts events happening around the Bay Area this weekend.

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. KALW’s Jeneé Darden sat down with bestselling author Carolina de Robertis to talk about three arts events happening around the Bay Area this weekend. 

Where Is East Oakland Documentary Screening

Sep 14, 2019
Jenee Darden / KALW

If you look on a city map of Oakland, West and North Oakland are marked, but not East Oakland. So where exactly is East Oakland?

Sights & Sounds: Josh Kornbluth

Sep 12, 2019
Atlantic Instititue: Lee Atherton

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. This week, comedic monologist Josh Kornbluth sat down with KALW's Jenee Darden to talk about three events happening around the Bay Area this weekend.

Aran Johnson, Wikimedia Commons

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. This week, David Roach, co-founder  and director of the Oakland International Film Festival, sat down with KALW's Jenee Darden to talk about three events happening around the Bay Area this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Theo Aytchan Williams

Aug 29, 2019
Courtesy of SambaFunk!

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. This week, artistic director of SambaFunk! Theo Aytchan Williams sat down with KALW's Jenee Darden to talk about three events happening around the Bay Area this weekend.

 

Sights and Sounds of East Oakland Celebration

Aug 25, 2019
Ryan Nicole

Where are the best places to eat in East Oakland? 

What did the Black Panthers’ do in East Oakland? 

Is there tech training for people in East Oakland? 

Where is East Oakland? 

Want to know the answers to these questions and more? 

 

Sights & Sounds: Brendon Chan

Aug 22, 2019
Courtesy of Brendon Chan

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. This week dancer Brendon Chan sat down with KALW's Jenee Darden to talk about three events happening around the Bay Area.

Sights & Sounds: Tammy L. Hall

Aug 15, 2019
Tammy L. Hall

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. This week, piano player extraordinairre Tammy Hall sat down with Jenee Darden to talk about some great events happening this weekend in the Bay Area.

 

Sights & Sounds: DJ Cecil

Aug 8, 2019
Courtesy of DJ Cecil

Sights and Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. This week, musican, composer and producer DJ Cecil sat down with KALW's Jenee Darden to talk about three events happening around the Bay Area.

Bombazo en la Bahia at the AU lounge in Dowtown Oakland on Sunday

Soulovely takes place at 7th West in Oakland on Sunday afternoon

Sights & Sounds: RyanNicole

Aug 1, 2019

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Hip hop artist and actress RyanNicole told KALW’s Jeneé Darden about three arts events happening around the Bay Area this weekend. 

Sights & Sounds: Sabreena Haque

Jun 27, 2019

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Henna artist and Ritual by Design owner Sabreena Haque told KALW’s Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Aya de Leon

Jun 20, 2019

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Poet, novelist and activist Aya de Leon told KALW’s Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Dr. Tim Seelig

Jun 13, 2019
Nick Leoni

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene.  Dr. Tim Seelig is the artistic director and conductor of the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus. He told KALW’s Truc Nguyen about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Daniel B. Summerhill

Jun 6, 2019

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Poet and performance artist Daniel B. Summerhill told KALW’s Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Dan Hoyle

May 30, 2019
Peter Prato

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Actor and playwright Dan Hoyle told KALW’s Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Kimberley Acebo Arteche

May 23, 2019
Kimberley Acebo Arteche

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Educator, cultural worker, and interdisciplinary artist Kimberley Acebo Arteche told KALW’s Truc Nguyen about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Mia Nakano

May 16, 2019
Andria Lo

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Photographer and archivist Mia Nakano is the Executive Director & Co-Founder of the Resilience Archives. She told KALW’s Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Juana Alicia

May 9, 2019
Ray Holbert

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Muralist, printmaker, educator, and activist Juana Alicia told KALW’s Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend.

Sights & Sounds: Gabby Rivera

May 2, 2019

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Gabby Rivera is the Author of the Marvel Comic Series America. She told KALW’s Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend.

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