This week on Poodle Radio, Colin Marshall is joined by reporter Chris Meagher to discuss the two high-profile Santa Barbara political contest he’s been covering. First, they examine about the race for District Attorney, wherein Joyce Dudley and Joshua Lynn vie for the seat vacated by the late Christie Stanley. Then they focus on the rematch shaping up for the Santa Barbara Country 2nd District Supervisor’s seat between incumbent Janet Wolf and returning challenger Dan Secord. They also talk about the distinctive challenge and benefits of covering Santa Barbara politics in general.

Amid all the political talk, Poodle Radio music producer Aly Comingore has assembled another set of songs from bands and artists scheduled to play Santa Barbara in the coming weeks, including Verna Beware, Kyle Nicolaides, Future Islands, Vampire Weekend, 30 Seconds to Mars and Twig Palace.

You can tune into Poodle Radio live every Tuesday morning from 8-9 a.m. on KCSB, 91.9 FM in Santa Barbara, or on KCSB’s webcast at If you’re listening live, don’t hesitate to participate in the show by calling in at 893-2668 or sending a message to Colin’s e-mail address below.

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