Author: Ricardo Wang

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  Beachfront property on Mars and now even Pluto gets wet. Stephen Hawking says that E.T. wants to EAT you, and the latest word from the string theorists is that the Universe will just keep on expanding until the Ramones sound like a prog rock band. Don’t worry you won’t live to have to hear […]

November 7, 2015

Leaves wither and die and get shoved around by noisy fume spouting, tube blowing, backpacks of doom. But you, you can still listen to What’s This Called? TODAY at Noon to 1 PM Pacific Standard Time. Your host Ricardo Wang brings you ear cleansing sounds including brand newDaniel Menche and Mamiffer, Sudden Infant, Meredith Monk, […]

oday! Halloween! Start your witching hour early from Noon to 1 PM Pacific Standard Time for a listener and recording artist curated Halloween special What’s This Called? live on KPSU! Listener and artist suggested spooky experimental tracks in the candy bag by the likes of: Fifty Foot Hose, Lydia Lunch, the Shaggs, Doug Theriault (Happy […]

Get your mind together from Noon to 1 PM Pacific Standard Time with your host Ricardo Wang and a new live melting of the media known as What’s This Called? Crunchy taste on tap from Instagon, the Hausmanns, Rocket from the Tombs, dvb, FHTAGN, Zach Zinn, Muslimgauze, Expo 70, the Bran Flakes, Sun Ra and […]

On tap a royal blue chip mix of the likes of Teach Me Equals, The Waiters (featuring Matt Love), Fadnu (Sami Joik music w/ experimental insluences), Beast (Daniel Menche), Nico (on her 77th birthday), Reg Bloor, Von Helwigand MORE!

Today from Noon to 1 PM Pacific Standard Time on, your host Ricardo Wang brings you an all new October edition of What’s This Called? complete with birthday music from Artis the Spoonman, Joey Ramone performing John Cage, Faust, Chrome, Boards of Canada, ARU, Ariel Kalma, Unwound, and MORE! Playlist includes Pre-Game Show

Playlist includes Pre-Game Show! Today at Noon Pacific Standard Time on What’s This Called? I am thrilled to present Live in the KPSU studio, the delicate noise guitar stylings of Patrick Neill Gundran AKA Uneasy Chairs! Patrick is a member of many avant groups in the Seattle area including Colour Out of Space, the Rolling […]

Today from Noon to 1 PM Pacific Standard Time on What’s This Called? your host Ricardo Wang presents a preview of acts performing at Nofest 8 in St. John’s on September 12th! Thrill to sound from out there by the likes of Derek M Johnson, ALTO!, Jennifer Robin, Translucent Spiders, Overdose the Katatonic, Fischkopf Sinfoniker, Pulse […]

NOFEST @ SLIM’S 9/12/15 FREE! Nofest 8 presents a Special Party to celebrate 10 years of What’s This Called? on 4-8 PM is ALL AGES (and free of course) and features groups with multi-generational performers. Four Dimensional Nightmare (from Federal Way WA) 4 PM Dead Air Fresheners 5 PM Luxifer (featuring Tiffany […]

Hard to believe it’s been nearly 5 years since the long running Bay Area experimental pioneers Big City Orchestra played on What’s This Called? but it really has!


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