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Update 4.20.20 – CDC and Regional Information on Covid-19

Kansas and Missouri Unemployment & Federal Impact Check Information Published 4.20.20 MO - Unemployment Benefits Information KS - Unemployment Benefits KKFI is here. We know that this crisis has changed things for all of us. We also know that there are new unemployment options available to self employed and 1099 contract workers. For Missouri Workers, labor.mo.gov And...

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Get Your Irish Music Here! (Irish Tune Types)

Irish instrumental music is by and large dance music, at least until comparatively recently. Now, except for isolated communities of interest, it’s mostly listening music, notwithstanding the vestigial audience participation – hand clapping, foot stomping, thigh slapping, etc. Arthur Young wrote in A Tour of Ireland (1776-1779): "Dancing is very...

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Will You Miss Me When I’m Gone?

Welcome to Mark & Val’s annual tribute honoring Traditional/Folk musicians who have passed in the prior year. It was a rough year for Traditional/Folk music lovers and today we’ll be honoring: Oliver Mtukudzi, known as Tuku; legend of the Zimbabwean music scene; celebrated as much for his messages in his...

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Foolkiller Christmas, Part I

Foolkiller Christmas, Part I is focused mostly on the British Christmas tradition through songs from the 13th century to the present day. We start with the Christmas story in carols, beginning with the Annunciation and ending with ‘… a ship came sailing in…’ (presumably up the Thames) from Bethlehem...

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