WMM surveys Boulevardia 2022 with Chris Haghirian + Luke Petet Plays Live!

Wednesday MidDay Medley
Produced and Hosted by Mark Manning
Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Luke Petet + Chris Haghirian & Boulevardia 2022

Mark plays more New & Midcoastal Releases from: Various Blonde, Luke Petet, Flora From Kansas, Mensa Deathsquad, Kadesh Flow, Alisa Jefferson, Colebrood, Lee Walter Redding, Calvin Arsenia, Blackstarkids, Paris Williams, Pure XTC, Frogpond, MiD, and The Pharcyde, Jenny Lewis, Valerie June, and Dashboard Confessional.

At 10:30 We will talk with Luke Petet who released the 10-track album, SEVENTH SPELL, on May 20, 2022. SEVENTH SPELL was recorded 2018-2022 in Kansas City, Denver, Boulder, Lawrence, Black, Rolla, and Springfield, in houses and basements and during the day and night and sometimes cars or in the woods on various tape or digital recorders assembled from the various tapes and fragments in 2022. Luke Petit was born in Blue Springs, Missouri but calls Kansas City his home. SEVENTH SPELL is his first big solo project. Luke also plays Pedal Steel for the Kansas City baed band, Hellfire Club. More info at: www.lukepetet.bandcamp.com

At 11:00 Mark talks with friend of the show, Chris Haghirian who joins us to share all of the details about Boulevardia 2022, on Friday, June 17, and Saturday, June 18, at Crown Center, 2396 Grand Boulevard, with 66 bands, on 5 stages, with 48 Brewing Companies from 19 States and 2 Countries, 29 Restaurants & Food Trucks, 46 merchants in the Makers Market, plus a Podcast Stage, a Legacy Skating Party, The Silent Disco, and various VIP Experiences. Chris Haghirian shares his passion for the KC music community as host of Eight One Sixty, heard Tuesday nights at 6:00 PM, on 90.9 The Bridge. Chris worked for The Kansas City Star for over 20 years and is a graduate of the Kansas City Art Institute. Chris organizes multiple concert series throughout the metro, and music stages for The Plaza Art Fair, The Innovation Fest, and with Nathan Reusch of The Record Machine, he co-created The Middle of The Map Fest. More info at www.boulevardia.com

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