Insight: May Budget Revise / School Receivership / Bakosó Documentary / Sound Advice
Every year in May, California’s governor releases a revised state budget. Will there be optimism or doom and gloom? The so-called “May Revise” is kind of a big event, and is greatly anticipated by those who follow the state budget process.
There has been a lot of discussion about the possibility of Sacramento’s school district going into receivership. But, what does this really mean? How does this happen? And how does a school district emerge from receivership?
In Santiago de Cuba, the musical genre bakosó was born out of a melding of sounds between Cuban artists and students from African countries. A new documentary from Sacramento-raised filmmakers traces the genre’s roots.
Nick Brunner the host of CapRadio’s modern music discovery show Hey, Listen! is with us this week to talk sad songs, surprising turns and local artists.