American Routes

Hosted by Nick Spitzer   •  Listen live Every Saturday 7:00am

American Routes is a weekly two-hour public radio program produced in New Orleans, presenting a broad range of American music — blues and jazz, gospel and soul, old-time country and rockabilly, Cajun and zydeco, Tejano and Latin, roots rock and pop, avant-garde and classical. Now in our 15th year on the air, American Routes explores the shared musical and cultural threads in these American styles and genres of music — and how they are distinguished.

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Dub’s Groove

Hosted by “Dub” Warren Williams   •  Listen live Every Wednesday at 3:00pm

Dub focuses on Old-school RnB, Funky Jazz, Latin, Gospel music from the 60s and 70s and how different genres can fit together nicely. If you appreciate classic and obscure rhythmic music, Dub can set you up with some fine listening!

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Happy Hour

Hosted by Pat Riehle   •  Listen live Thursday at 4:00pm
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Linx Mix

Hosted by Mixmaster Linc   •  Listen live Every Tuesday at 10:00am

Linx Mix follows the musical journey of Mixmaster Linc from prog, art, and classic rock through electric blues, blues-rock, jazz-rock and beyond. Focusing on music that is melodically and compositionally more sophisticated, rather than simple or repetitive. The show brings a balance of familiar and unfamiliar tunes, so that the show can both be a learning experience, and can also bring the reverie of the classics from back in the day.

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Monday Morning Medicine Show

Hosted by Dr Mike   •  Listen live Every Monday at 10:00am

Dr. Mike brings us classic country, western swing, bluegrass and cowboy songs.

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River Trade Radio

Hosted by Kasey Rausch   •  Listen live Every Sunday at 9:00am

River Trade Radio is an on-air radio program dedicated to the song trade routes that flow through Kansas City. Featuring Real! Live! Touring and local guests in-studio, as well as hand-selected music from our own collections of Americana, Folk, Blues, Bluegrass, Roots, Country, World, Jazz and more.

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Soul Child Radio

Hosted by Soul Child   •  Listen live Every Thursday at 12:00pm

Welcome to Soul Child Radio, where good vibes flow on the airwaves. Nicolette Paige, aka Soul Child, is not only the owner, founder, and Priestess of Soul Child Awakenings but also the driving force behind this soulful radio show. With soulful music from unique blends of diverse music genres, every playlist is carefully crafted to touch your soul. Nicolette brings her expertise and impeccable taste in soulful sounds to ensure you experience the best of the best. Beyond the music, Soul Child Radio is a platform for inspiring and educational conversations on self-care, personal growth, history, indigenous wisdom, and spiritual awakening. Tune in and let the soulful tunes and insightful discussions nurture your mind, body, and spirit. Get ready for a journey of personal-growth and inspiration through the power of music and conversation.

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Sunday Morning Musical Mashup

Hosted by Patrick Lloyd   •  Listen live Sunday at 7:00 am

A potpourri of musical genres from multiple musical eras -- specializing in themed shows and taking requests when you call 816.931.5534 (KKFI) or drop an email to [email protected].

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The Tasty Brew

Hosted by Diana Linn   •  Listen live Every Friday at 10:00am

“The Tasty Brew” is an eclectic mix of roots music formed by the shared and varied traditions that make up the American musical melting pot.

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Wednesday MidDay Medley

Hosted by Mark Manning   •  Listen live Every Wednesday at 10:00am

Wednesday MidDay Medley plays with themes and special events. The show features new releases, local artists, glam, indie, punk, funk, folk, hip hop, classic country, jazz, lo-fi, electronic, soul, latin, broadway, cuban, african, ambient, and live in-studio performances from area musicians, performers, and writers.

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