Tag - folk music

Foolkiller Folk Mix Tape

Val was listening to KKFI earlier this week and heard someone refer to the station as “one giant mix tape”.  Not only is that very true, it became the inspiration for Sunday’s show.  If you listen to Foolkiller Folk regularly, you know that Mark & Val, Bob & Diana, and...

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Annual Irish Fest Preview Show

The KC Irish Fest is coming up Labor Day weekend, so it's time for our annual Irish Fest Preview show. Thinking of going? We bring you a selection of who you're going to hear! We kick off the show with Tullamore, playing 4:30 on Sat at the Magner's Park Stage....

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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 Mark...

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What’s (more or less) new in (mostly) English Folk

Mark & Val with a mostly English Folk (we snuck in a Scot), mostly 2018/2019 releases (we snuck in a 2015 that's new to us) mailbag program. For the Halloween show (which should be still available in the archives until tomorrow) we included a lot of Child Ballads; this show has...

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