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Mary Aigner's Departure

Mary Aigner, Program Director for KZYX&Z, recently announced that she has decided it is time, after 22 years, to hand over the reins. She has some interesting opportunities that she wishes to explore, though she will continue to be involved with the radio station, including hosting her "Dead Air" program. As she told the volunteer programmers and her friends:

"It's been a great pleasure and an honor to work here, and I can't think of a more interesting or gratifying place to work. I'm constantly amazed by your talent, passion, and commitment to the cause of creating the best community radio we can, in service of the people of Mendocino County." 

We wish Mary great success in her future endeavors. We will miss her.

For the full press release, please follow this link: Aigner Press Release.

Community Advisory Board Meeting

The Community Advisory Board (CAB) has scheduled its annual public meeting for Friday, December 4, 2015 at 6PM. It will be held at Anderson Valley High School in Boonville in the Career Center Room.The public is invited to attend this meeting and there will be time for public comment. You can find out more about the CAB here: link.

Maps & Legends tonight--Jimi Hendrix tribute

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Maps and Legends airs every alternate Fridays from 7 pm to 9 pm and is hosted by Roberta Werdinger.
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on Friday, 07 December 2012 in Music - Rock, R&B, Alt, Indie


Jimi Hendrix's music is electric in every sense of the word. Brazen, declamatory, full of teeth-chattering squalls, riffs, and runs, it manages to be both ecstatic and accurate at the same time. A talented songwriter as well, Hendrix's world is populated with apocalyptic and revelatory soundscapes and lyrics. While no one works in a vacuum—Hendrix's early influences include 50s musician Eddie Cochran and the 60s doo-wop guitar rhythms of soul artist Curtis Mayfield—Hendrix pushed these influences  in a direction so radical and new that no one had heard their likes before. He utterly changed the direction of rock and roll, celebrating the expressive power of the electric guitar and pushing guitar solos into the forefront for the rest of the decade (he died in 1970). This show will pay tribute to Hendrix's genius, explore his forebears and a few of his many followers. We'll hear lesser-known cuts in addition to the classics, early cuts, live tracks, and even an acoustic set that highlights his reflective, lyrical side.

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Maps and Legends airs every alternate Fridays from 7 pm to 9 pm and is hosted by Roberta Werdinger.

KZYX Is Seeking a New Executive Director/General Manager

KZYX&Z Community Public Radio in Philo, CA, is seeking a creative professional with non-profit experience to become Executive Director & General Manager of Mendocino County Public Broadcasting.

Link to Job Posting

Link to Position Description

Get The KZYX App For Your iPhone

Go to the Apple App Store on your iPhone or iPad and search for KZYX.  The app is free of charge.  It's a great way to get the live stream, the KZYX Jukebox, this website and to make a donation.  Follow this link for a preview and easy access to the download.  Or if you want to type it out here is the URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/kzyx/id998145015?mt=8

KZYX Phone Numbers

Business office 707-895-2324

Philo studio 707-895-2448

Willits studio 707-456-9991

Mendocino studio 707-937-5103

KZYX Underwriting

KZYX doesn’t play commercials but we do have underwriting, which is very different from advertising. It is a great way to support KZYX and in exchange we will let our listeners know what goods and services your organization offers.

For questions about underwriting on KZYX, call (707) 895-2324 or email uw [at] kzyx [dot] org