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Contra Dance & Early Americana

It’s a split show today. Mark & Val kick off with English country dance music and Matt Kirby from the Lawrence Barn Dance Association joins us around noon to talk about contra dance – what it’s like and where you can find it locally, and what you can expect at...

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English Folk Sampler

Tune in for a sampler of English folk. You'll be hearing selections from False Lights, Chumbawamba, Maddy Prior and the Girls, Bob Fox, Jackie Oats, Sandy Denny & the Strawbs, Davy Graham, Fotheringay, Kate Rusby, Lisa Knapp, Chris Wood, Ian Campbell Folk Group, Parchment, John Smith, Brass Monkey, Harp and...

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Hallyu Wednesday

Hallyu Wednesday is made up of two K-Pop programs which share this time slot. Halllyu is pronounced Hal-you Quick little definition in case some don't know, the Hallyu Wave is what Kpop and Korean culture was called when it first started expanding across the world. Rhythm and Seoul airs on 1st...

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Celtic & English Folk Mailbag

Mark & Val start the show off with some reels from Dan Possumato, Bill Verdier, Gerry Whelan, & Frances Cunningham from an IMM Promo CD2021/22 Disc 3, follow that with a Robert Burns song from Laverock and we're off! You'll be hearing Katie Grennan, Rachel Newton, Tim Van Eyken, 3'oh,...

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KKFI + ArtsKCGo Live Stream Community Boost

KKFI + ArtsKCGo are working together to boost your live stream events! This service is to support artists, activists, organizations and makers of all kinds. Complete the form and submit your live stream information below. KKFI will share your live stream before it goes live. #kkfiishere Click here set up an ArtsKCGo account then use...

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Return to Dust (from Suspense)

Airing this Friday at noon on KKFI 90.1 FM is the FINAL weekly episode of Kansas City Actors Radio Theatre. From the Suspense Radio series comes “Return to Dust” by George Bamber, inspired by Richard Matheson’s novel “The Shrinking Man.” James Howard has made an incredible scientific discovery. While attempting to...

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St Patrick’s Day Special

What do Irish musicians Niamh Parsons, Bothy Band, Liam O Maonlai, Leo Rowsome, The Chieftans, Tommy Potts, Donal Lunny/Frank Harte, Thin Lizzy, U2, Sinead O'Connor, The Dubliners, Davy Spillane, James Kelly, Hothouse flowers, Mary Bergin, and Maire Breatnach & Cormac de Barra all have in common?  Yes, indeed - one...

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