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Bonjour Louisiane: June 29, 2017

8 minutes ago

Every morning, thousands of Cajun French music lovers tune in to KRVS to start their day with Pete Bergeron and "Bonjour Louisiane." Like morning coffee, "Bonjour Louisiane" gets you up and going with traditional Cajun French favorites and the latest releases from talented newcomers. Brush up on your French, find out about the fairs and festivals, and share the "joie de vivre" of French Louisiana.

Beat Current: June 28, 2017

19 minutes ago

With a passion for combining new beats, sounds and auditory movements with timeless ambient and electronic classics dating back from the 1920s-30s to today, I take a loose theme (normally inspired by new experiences or topical events every week) and run with it when creating a new episode of Beat Current.

A sampling of modern and traditional Classical Music.

 

Louisiana Eats: June 28, 2017

18 hours ago

Each episode takes listeners to the fields and farms, restaurant and home kitchens where the food action is really happening meeting the people who perpetuate the renowned food culture of this delicious place. During the hour long program Poppy also travels outside of her home turf to hear what’s new in the national and international food world. 

This week Bayou to Beltway talks to Dr. Helen Hurst, from the UL Lafayette College of Nursing. Dr. Hurst is a nationally recognized expert on sexually transmitted infections, both nationally and in Louisiana. Our conversation focuses on the very high rate of sexually transmitted infections (STI) in Louisiana. We probe why Louisiana is so susceptible to this public heal issues, focusing on poverty, lack of education and information, and illegal drug use.

Summer lasts a long time in this part of the world. We take advantage of it by doing stuff outside – like crawfish boils and bike rides. Meg Arcenaux is an expert on both of these Summertime activities. Meg is the owner of the bike shop Hub City Cycles as well as a pop-up crawfish boil business called Hawk’s Boil Up. When you look back on your childhood, hot Summers seemed to stretch on forever. One of the quick and cheap ways we cooled down as kids was eating a popsicle.

Medicine Ball Caravan: June 28, 2017

20 hours ago

"This is the water and this is the well" to Wednesday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or anywhere via 

Bonjour Louisiane: June 28, 2017

Jun 28, 2017

Every morning, thousands of Cajun French music lovers tune in to KRVS to start their day with Pete Bergeron and "Bonjour Louisiane." Like morning coffee, "Bonjour Louisiane" gets you up and going with traditional Cajun French favorites and the latest releases from talented newcomers. Brush up on your French, find out about the fairs and festivals, and share the "joie de vivre" of French Louisiana.

Passport to Modern Jazz: June 27, 2017

Jun 28, 2017

Exploration of modern jazz and its origins with your host D'jalma Garnier.

Night Train Jazz: June 27, 2017

Jun 28, 2017

Mellow Jazz

 

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