Wednesday MidDay Medley
Produced and Hosted by Mark Manning
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Una Walkenhorst & Greenline Grows KC
+ New & MidCoastal Releases
We play New & MidCoastal Releases from: Khrystal., Shy Boys, Una Walkenhorst, Radkey, Making Movies, Kemet Coleman, Krystle Warren, The Greeting Committee, Blackstarkids, Trevor Turla, Like A Tiger, Lianne La Hava, Durand Jones & The Indications, Supreme Jubilee, Skullcrusher, Pip Millet, Joan as Policewoman, Patti Smith Group, Joy Division, and Nico.
At 11:00 Una Walkenhorst shares details about, Greenline Grows KC – Benefit for The Greenline Initiative, August 28, 7:00 PM, streaming LIVE on Facebook & YouTube with performances by: Radkey, The Greeting Committee, Khrystal., Danny Cox & Bob Walkenhorst, Cuee, Enrique Javier Chi of Making Movies with Las Hermanas Altor. The evening will be centered around Black stories & voices, highlighting Black excellence in KC, and will also include non-Black performers & leaders who will speak on privilege, solidarity, and the importance of our black community members. The Greenline Initiative is a Black family-owned organization that uses crowdsourcing to help historically marginalized and low income populations buy and renovate the houses they rent. Based in KC’s 3rd District, the initiative builds permanent community and generational wealth in formerly redlined neighborhoods. More info at: www.thegreenlineinitiative.com
We continue to feature tracks from: Kansas City Syzygy, 19 songs created during the quarantine of 2020 with proceeds donated to KC Tenants, a local nonprofit organized to ensure that everyone in KC has a safe, accessible, & truly affordable home. And… from French Exit Records – Black Lives Matter Compilation of 22 acts from the area, with proceeds donated to One Struggle KC‘s Liberation Fund, a Black-led coalition of KC activists seeking to connect the struggles of oppressed communities, locally & globally. www.frenchexitrecords.bandcamp.com