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Diana Linn, a member of the Americana Music Association and Folk Alliance International, hopes to expand the listening base for KKFI by highlighting this treasure trove of music that she feels is severely under-represented by corporate radio.
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“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 that are merged from folk, country, bluegrass, blues, rhythm and blues, rock and roll and other external influences.
Diana Linn is a member of the Americana Music Association, Folk Alliance International and frequently substitutes or co-hosts other programs on KKFI. She is the Co-Founder and a Director of the Heartland Song Network, Inc. a non-profit organization dedicated to elevating the art of the song in all genres of music through education, collaboration and mentorship.
You can reach them at 9137069918 or [email protected].
November 10, 2023 Americana/Roots, Music
Austin based songwriter Terry Klein was introduced to Tasty Brew Music Radio Host Diana Linn in 2022 by Lawrence based songwriter Sky Smeed. Terry is a performing songwriter whose growing catalog of finely wrought, captivating songs has made him a respected member of the Folk and Americana music communities. He will join Diana Linn via phone this Friday at 11 am Central to bring KKFI listeners up to date on his latest recording project and touring plans.Read More
October 13, 2023 Americana/Roots, Music
For her 40th Pledge Drive in support of KKFI, Tasty Brew Music Host Diana Linn is pulling out all the stops for a powerhouse two hours of Americana and Roots Music. Returning to the Tasty Brew and joining Diana via phone at 10:30 am Central will be songwriter Eli Lev. At 11:00 Central, plans are to have the amazing Sara Morgan and Kelly to perform live in the studio to lend support for KKFI, their community radio station!Read More
September 29, 2023 Americana/Roots, Music
Host Diana Linn returns to the airwaves this Friday September 29 with very special guest in the 11 am Central Hour via phone, Ms. Sarah Lee Guthrie. After catching Guthrie at her grandfather Woody's annual namesake music festival in Okemah, Oklahoma, it is now an honor and privilege to be able to speak to this wonderful artist that has found and continues to find her own way in the folk/roots music world.Read More
June 30, 2023 Americana/Roots, Music
Diana Linn's in studio guest, Rick Dodderidge, has been to over 400 Grateful Dead concerts and travelled the world to see hundreds of legacy artists...most recently a Jeff Beck Tribute Show in London and a mega concert with Joni Mitchell hosted by Brandi Carlisle at The Gorge in Washington State.Read More
May 26, 2023 Americana/Roots, Music
Host Diana Linn welcomes 15 year-old Kansas City singer-songwriter Novella Olive to the airwaves. Her first EP, "Flowers on the Wall" on Ill-Fit Records is a heartfelt collection of songs that resonates with any generation.Read More
May 19, 2023 Americana/Roots, Music
Featured on this week's playlist with on air guests Ordinary Elephant are some of the artists playing this weekend's Folk Fest, ManorFest 5 and artists nominated for the Americana Music Association Awards for 2023. It's a full plate of scrumptious Roots Music on this week's Tasty Brew Music Radio Show!Read More
May 12, 2023 Americana/Roots, Music
Host Diana Linn welcomes The Rev. Jimmie Bratcher back to the program to celebrate the release of the Rev's 13th album "Far Enough"... this time accompanied by a written exploration of the stories behind each song.Read More