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Blues Box: January 20, 2017

16 hours ago

The Blues Box presents a comprehensive overview of American Blues; it's history,it's artists and it's development from the 1920s to the present. You can expect to hear urban and rural blues from the 1920s to the present. Blues from the Mississippi Delta, The East Coast, Chicago, New York, the West Coast, Texas, Louisiana and all areas that have developed a significant Blues Scene. 

Bonjour Louisiane: January 20, 2017

19 hours 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.

Ghost Towne: January 20, 2017

19 hours ago

Deep in the night

Airwaves are quiet

Robots run the show

But there is one place

Vampires show face

"Ghost Towne Radio"

Modern composer, harsh tones, extreme metal, found sound, voices in a cave.

 

J'Savais Pas: January 19, 2017

19 hours ago

Esther Tyree explores the shared origins of popular and well-known songs with those created by Louisiana musicians.  Local musicians join Esther in the KRVS studios to visit about their songs, and the connections to the music that inspires the creative process.

Francomix: January 19, 2017

19 hours ago

Francomix features the latest releases from the international Francophone pop and dance scene, and also includes some Louisiana music. En Francais and in English.

From the Shamrock Shore: January 19, 2017

19 hours ago

Host Heather Cole Mullen features traditional and contemporary Irish music.

La Vellonera: January 19, 2017

19 hours ago

La Vellonera, a translation for "The Jukebox" used in many Latin-American countries, brings listeners a diverse selection from varied Latin genres, countries, and artists. The program has one sole purpose, to bridge the gap between the Latino and local communities. We have so much in common, and our music is hard evidence!

Funkify Your Life: Jaunary 19, 2017

Jan 19, 2017

A rich collection of R&B, Soul, Funk and Jazz from New Orleans and the greater Gulf Coast region, going back as far as the late 1940’s, hosted by Dan Phillips.

  

Old Gold: January 19, 2017

Jan 19, 2017

Original rock and roll lives on KRVS. While searching for records to play on "Big Band Swings", I've also picked up some interesting 1950s tunes---and just as BBS has become BBS and other things, Old Gold starts out as a big mix of musical genres, with an emphasis on rock, roll, rhythm, and my favorite, novelty!

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Flood Recovery

Hotels become home for flood victims

Dec 16, 2016

Thousands of Louisiana flood victims are still living in hotels as part of FEMAs Temporary Shelter Assistance program.

On the list of FEMA relief options, the hotel vouchers are meant as a short-term solution -- but four months later, it's still the only option for many people who can't return home.