Wednesday MidDay Medley plays The MidCoast Sound + Connor Leimer + Betse Ellis & Marion Merritt

Wednesday MidDay Medley
Produced and Hosted by Mark Manning

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

“The MidCoast Sound”
Hunky-Dory MidCoastal Releases of 2015…So Far
+ Connor Leimer Live!

Wednesday MidDay Medley plays from some of our favorite MidCoastal full-length or EP releases of 2015 – so far. We’ll play representative tracks from: Mat Shoare, Pink Royal, Betse & Clarke, La Guerre, Kodascope, The Fog, Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear, Scott Hrabko & The Rabbits, Calvin Arsenia, Mikal Shapiro, Dolls on Fire, Howard Iceberg & The Titanics, Sie Lieben Maschinen, Good Time Charley, the author and the illustrator, She’s A Keeper, and Digital Leather.

At 11:00, Connor Leimer plays LIVE in our 90.1 FM Studios. Joining Connor will be Blair Bryant on bass and Brandon Thomas on drums. Connor Leimer plays The Bottleneck, Friday, June 5, 2015 at 8:00pm. Connor Leimer also plays recordBar, Thursday, June 11, at 10:00 pm. More info at:

Betse Ellis, critically acclaimed fiddler, singer, and songwriter, along with Marion Merritt, 90.1 FM Board Member and owner of Records With Merritt, join Mark for the entire show to encourage our diverse and loyal listeners to call 888-931-0901, to support 90.1 FM KKFI – Kansas City COMMUNITY Radio.

Timothy Finn of Kansas City Star and INK named Wednesday MidDay Medley “The Best Place to Hear Local Music on the Radio.” If you are a regular listener and benefit from the entertainment and information offered each week, now is your time to help keep this radio show alive.

If you donate to 90.1 FM KKFI’s Spring Fund Drive Show we’ll share with you some very fine “Thank You Gifts.”

$90.00 donation – a 90.1 FM KKFI T-shirt
$150.00 donation – a “Guest DJ” for a 1-hour music show
$200.00 donation you can receive both!

If you donate $50.00 or more, on MC/Visa/Discover/AMEX only during Wednesday MidDay Medley, you can choose one of our fabulous “Thank You Gifts” :

A.) The MidCoast Spirit Bag:
* 10% Discount Card (Vinyl Renaissance)
* 15% Discount Coupon (Records With Merritt)
* 20% Off 1 New or 40% Off 1 Used (Vinyl Underground at 7th Heaven)
* Incense & a 10% Discount Coupon (It’s A Beautiful Day)
* Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear “Skeleton Crew” CD (Glassnote Records)
* Schwervon! “Broken Teeth” CD (Haymaker Records)
* New MudStomp Compilation CD (MudStomp Records)
* Minden / Soft Reeds Split 7″ (The Record Machine)
* The Fog, or Empty Moon, or Organized Crimes, Cassette (High Dive Records)
* Midwestern Audio Volume 3 CD (Midwest Music Foundation)
(Only 10 MidCoast Spirit Bags are available.)


B.) A voucher for 2 tickets to shows at the Performing Arts Series at Johnson County Community College. For info about Performing Arts Series, (913) 469-4445 or visit
(Only 5 pairs of vouchers available.)


C.) A pair of tickets to see Lily Tomlin in the Muriel Kauffman Theatre at Kauffman Center For The Performing Arts, Saturday, June 13, 2015, at 7:30 pm, at 1601 Broadway Blvd. Kansas City, MO 64108. Tickets will be held at box office “will call” to pick up the night of the show.
(Only 5 pairs of tickets available.)

Show #580

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