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Foolkiller Folk Celebrates Black Music Month

Created by President Jimmy Carter in 1979 as African American Music Appreciation Month and re-established annually by Presidential proclamation, in addition to celebrating Gay Pride, the month of June now celebrates the African American musical influences that comprise an essential part of our nation’s treasured cultural heritage. So today...

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The Classical Challenge presents “Black Composers Matter”.

For Wednesday, June 24, from 9:00-11:30pm CT on KKFI 90.1 FM or streaming at kkfi.org (and available on archive if you miss the show for two weeks afterwards on the KKFI website), The Classical Challenge presents "Black Composers Matter" hosted by Mark Andruss Most classical music lovers can name, or at...

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Lift Up Your Voices! – Tales of Loss, Love, and Love Lost for the Age of Pandemic

For Wednesday, June 10, the Classical Challenge presents “Lift Up Your Voices! – Tales of Loss, Love, and Love Lost for the Age of Pandemic.” We’ve (well, some of us have) declared war on the coronavirus. It’s a metaphor we use frequently, despite the nearly uniform national experience of wars...

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M&V – What We Saw at Folk Alliance, Day 4

Yes, indeed - we heard a ton of music! Today we kick off our fourth (and final) 'What We Saw at Folk Alliance'  with The Armagh Rhymers, one of Val's absolute favorites from the Conference. The Armagh Rhymers need to be seen to be believed. One of the most...

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2020 KKFI Upgrade Project

In the waining days of 2019, KKFI had a very generous family offer to match up to $17,500 to upgrade KKFI's equipment and spaces.  You answered the call and then some!  We raised over $38,000 toward the project and it is underway.  This page will be a repository for...

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