KKFI Program Notes for August 27-September 2, 2012

KKFI Program Notes for August 27-September 2, 2012

Program Notes on KKFI radio shows for the week of August 27-September 2

These program notes provide details to several locally-produced and national shows airing on KKFI 90.1 FM. We hope you’ll agree that having more information about these shows will encourage you to tune in for to an arts &culture program, or a remarkable music and compelling public affairs show.

– KKFI Programming Committee – Mark Andruss (chair), Frank Bradley, Patricia Ingraham, Art McDonnell, Mike Murphy, Gabi Otto, Susan Sanders, Cindy Terwilliger

Monday, August 27, 2012

Suicidal Planet & The Brain
Exploration | August 27, 2012 | 5:00am

Guest 1: Sudhir Rajan
Suicidal Planet
Guest 2: Gerald Edelman, Nobel laureate, subject: The Brain

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Marilyn Maye
Arts Magazine | August 27, 2012 | 12:00pm

Marilyn Maye and Chuck Eddy talk about a special award and concert that Marilyn will be doing.

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The Salvation Army is Helping the Homeless Off the Street and into Housing
Jaws of Justice Radio | August 27, 2012 | 9:00am

The Salvation Army is helping local homeless folks get on the path to housing. Keith Brown El will be talking to Tanya Johannes, Assistant Divisional Social Services Director and Romona Quinn, Supportive Housing Program Director about their programs for men, women, children and families.

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The Rebellion is spreading from yard to yard
EcoRadio KC | August 27, 2012 | 6:00pm

The Fight for the Soul of the American Food System

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Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Changing Our Story To Save The World with Tom Shadyac (repeat)
New Dimensions | August 28, 2012 | 5:00am

We’ve been taught that the “real world” is one of disconnected individuals needing to compete in a struggle to survive. After talking with many sociologists, biologists, scientists, linguists, spiritual leaders, and social artists, Shadyac is convinced that, this idea of a “real world,” isn’t the real world. He points out that there is, “strong evidence that we are different than we’ve been told. We really are not separate.

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MILES OF LYLE and a HAG OFF on The Tasty Brew!
The Tasty Brew | August 28, 2012 | 6:00am

All kidding aside about pretend boyfriend status, two of the country's most extraordinary performers who are regularly featured on The Tasty Brew, Lyle Lovett and Merle Haggard, will be in Kansas City this week. There will be miles of Lyle and a Hag Off starting at 6 a.m. on this week's Tuesday Morning Buzz.

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The Religous Roots of the Syrian Conflict
Inspired | August 28, 2012 | 12:00pm

With at least 17,000 dead in the Syrian civil war, we explore why tensions between Alawite and Sunni Muslims are at the source of the conflict.

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Wobblies at it Again
Tell Somebody | August 28, 2012 |

Find out what the Wobblies are up to in Missouri these days.

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Wednesday, August 29, 2012

David Vann
Bookwaves | August 29, 2012 | 12:00 pm

David Vann, author of the novels "Dirt" and "Caribou Island" discusses his work and career with host Richard Wolinsky.

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The Irish Invasion
Your Morning Buzz: Wednesday | August 29, 2012 | 6:00am

Music of the Artists playing at this year's Kansas City Irish Fest.

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Calling all News Junkies!
L.A. Theatre Works | August 29, 2012 | 7:00 pm

LA Theatre Works will be pre-empted this week and next for Free Speech Radio News, Al jazeera evening news, and Pacifica's UnConvenional RNC coverage.

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Guest DJ – Mark Titus Returns! + Clover Noir Live!
Wednesday MidDay Medley | August 29, 2012 | 10:00 am

Mark plays New & Local Releases from: The Clementines, Making Movies, Nick Bartlett, TEEN, Tame Impala, and Prince Rama.

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Thursday, August 30, 2012

The UnConventional Convention Coverage
Thursday Night Special | August 30, 2012 | 7:00pm

A team including Pacifica, WMNF 88.5 FM Community Radio in Tampa, Florida, Creative Loafing Tampa and other affiliate stations from around the country will collaborate to bring you comprehensive reporting and analysis on what is happening both inside and outside the convention hall.

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Controlling Corporate Power Conference Continues
All Souls Forum | August 30, 2012 | 6:00pm

On this week's Forum, we close out the Creating New Economic Models panel discussion and air the first part of the final panel, Mobilizing for Action. Ralph Nder will not speak until next week.

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Labor Day: Union Members’ Rights and Debunking Anti-union Ads
Heartland Labor Forum | August 30, 2012 | 6:00pm

Labor Day: Union Members’ Rights and Debunking Anti-union Ads

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$3 Band, Tullamore & Kelly
Local Showcase | August 30, 2012 | 8:00 pm

Mark & Valerie Andruss host $3 Band, Tullamore & Kelly live tonight

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Friday, August 31, 2012

Republican Convention Coverage on Special 2 Hour Democracy Now!
Democracy Now! | August 31, 2012 | 8:00am

Democracy Now! will expand to a daily two-hour broadcast during the 2012 Republican National Convention. Amy Goodman and the Democracy Now! crew will travel to Tampa Bay to report from the streets, to the suites, to the convention floor.

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Saturday, September 1, 2012

Raging Grannies
WINGS | September 1, 2012 | 2:30pm

In 1987, the Raging Granny movement was born in Victoria BC. Two of the earliest members and many other Raging Grannies from newer groups describe their activism and sing their political songs

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Blues Kitchen 13th Anniversary
Blues Kitchen | September 1, 2012 | 8:00 am

Labor Day Weekend marks the 13th Anniversary of the Blues Kitchen, and Chuck Pisano's farewell program (At least for now).

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“Outlaw” Jeanne Cordova + global LGBT news
This Way Out (LGBT) | September 1, 2012 | 2:00 pm

On the new "This Way Out" (hosted by Greg Gordon and produced with Lucia Chappelle), trailblazing lesbian-feminist writer, publisher and activist Jeanne Cordova roused the rabble "When We Were Outlaws" (and as our Steve Pride discovered, she still does)... and in "NewsWrap" (reported this week by Wenzel Jones & Natalie Peoples and produced by Steve Pride), there's no room for GALZ in Zimbabwe, the Australian Capital Territory restores civil union rites,

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Otis Clay and the Barkays
Beale Street Caravan | September 1, 2012 | 3:00 pm

Otis Clay at the 2011 Memphis In May Music Fest in Memphis, TN
The BarKays at 2011 Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival in NYC
Preston Lauterbach / The Chitlin Circuit and the Road to Rock & Roll

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Sunday, September 2, 2012

Ben Taylor
Art of the Song | September 2, 2012 | 8:00am

Our guest this week on this, the 400th edition of Art of the Song Creativity Radio, is Ben Taylor. The son of legendary singers, James Taylor and Carley Simon, Ben grew up surrounded by creativity.

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