NBA Board of Governor's Meeting
the owners of the Sacramento Kings be pressured
to pay for arena pre-development costs at the NBA Board of Governor's
meeting in New York?
Redacted Names from the UC Davis Pepper Spray
Report The report on the pepper spray incident at UC
has finally been released after being held up by a
dispute over whether or not some names of UC Davis police officers
should be redacted or not. The report was released with redacted
names of some of the officers. Why were the officers names
redacted? Is there a precedence for this? What are the broader
implications? Where does government's need for secrecy in some
cases trump the public's right to know?
In our regular weekly segment,
we hear what's been happening in the State Capitol this week.
Capital Public Radio's Capitol Bureau Chief Ben Adler
explains the latest developments in pension reform and a ruling on
the employee meal and rest period.
A new collaboration between Sac
State and the Crocker Art Museum
features more than forty faculty
members showing their work. We'll talk about the collaboration and
why it's happening.
Each year the Sacramento Banjo
Band sponsors an annual banjo music festival known as Banjo-Rama
. World class banjo stars are
featured as soloists and in ensembles. Eddie Peabody, probably the
most famous banjo player ever, performed at the very first
Banjo-Rama. In addition to banjo virtuosos, there are several
exciting west coast banjo bands. Primarily 4-string banjos are
played at Banjo-Rama. Banjo-Rama proceeds are a benefit for
charities like the Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Sound Advice: Coachella
Nick Brunner will
give us a preview of Coachella
which begins Friday, April 13.
Sound Advice Playlist:
1. Gary Clark Jr. - "Bright Lights" - The Bright Lights
EP - Warner Bros.
2. The Black Lips - "Raw Meat" - Arabia Mountain -
3. Death Grips - "I've Seen Footage" - The Money
Store - Epic