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Artists first heard on KUCI before hitting commercial radio include:
The Pretenders
Elvis Costello
The Clash
Alice in Chains
Depeche Mode
Death Cab for Cutie
Rilo Kiley
The Police
Talking Heads
Oingo Boingo
The Violent Femmes
The Cure
Red Hot Chile Peppers
New Order
The Beastie Boys
The Pixies
Green Day
Concrete Blonde
Goo Goo Dolls
Motley Crue
The Cult
Guns & Roses
Faith No More
Pearl Jam
Nine Inch Nails
Smashing Pumpkins
No Doubt

KUCI’s Public Affairs programming features the most prominent authors, academics, artists and activists of our time. Voices featured on KUCI include:
Mikhail Gorbachev
Garrison Keillor
Joseph Wilson
Janeane Garofalo
Anne Lamott
Jon Lovitz
Paul Krugman
David Lynch
Ray Bradbury
Cesar Chavez
Monty Python's Flying Circus
Michael Albert
Benjamin Barber
Medea Benjamin
T.C. Boyle
Noam Chomsky
Alexander Cockburn
Mike Davis
John Dean
Barbara Ehrenreich
George Galloway
Robert Fisk
Paul Gilroy
Amy Goodman
Nat Hentoff
Arianna Huffington
Paul Krassner
Dali Lama
Le Tigre
Nativo Lopez
David Lynch
Robert McChesney
Mark Krispin Miller
Ralph Nader
Kevin Phillips
Seymour Hersh
Scott Ritter
Howard Zinn



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If you've ever thought of making a donation to KUCI, now is the time to act.

During the KUCI Fund Drive, you are eligible to receive KUCI special premiums.

If you choose not to receive a premium you can give directly to KUCI by visiting UCI's egiving site or KUCI's Pay PayPal site and making a donation.

You can also write a check payable to KUCI and mail it to:
KUCI 88.9 FM Fundraising
PO Box 4362
Irvine CA 92616

Your tax-deductible donation will help us continue our one-of-a-kind programming.

KUCI, a non-profit station, broadcasting from the University of California at Irvine, offers an extraordinary lineup of talent on the air and online. As one of the very first radio stations to broadcast via the internet and one of the first iTune podcast stations, KUCI provides the widest array of voices and music imaginable.

Since its beginning in 1969, KUCI has produced non-commercial talk and music programs that expand the universe of its listeners, introducing artists and thinkers before their work hits the national and international spotlight.
Rock, classical music, punk, reggae, world, experimental, indie, goth, jazz, folk, political right, middle, left, and everything in-between is heard regularly on KUCI — a station that always takes pride in setting trends.

Authors, comedians, actors, directors, artists, musicians, scientists and politicians — Mikhail Gorbachev, No Doubt, Garrison Keillor, Eminem, Joseph Wilson, Busta Rhymes, Janeane Garofalo, Nels Cline, Anne Lamott, DJ Shadow, Jon Lovitz, Jurassic 5, Rilo Kiley, Paul Krugman, David Lynch, Mike Watt, Thrice, Dashboard Confessional, Akron/Family and Monty Python's Flying Circus — have all been guests of KUCI. Today, our staff continues to discover innovative and under-represented music and information, bringing it commercial-free to Orange County and the world.

Non-commericial, freeform music and community programming is crucial to the radio landscape and the community as a whole. Help KUCI celebrate its 49th anniversary. Your support plays a major role in KUCI's outstanding lineup. Join the KUCI family and become part of the underground — one of the most adventurous radio stations on earth.

The non-profit ID of the UCI Foundation, which handles KUCI’s fundraising money, is ID# 95-2540117. Donations to KUCI are tax-deductible to the full extent permitted by law.