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Blues Box Hr 3: October 20, 2017

9 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.

Blues Box Hr 2: October 20, 2017

10 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.

Blues Box Hr 1: October 20, 2017

10 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: October 20, 2017

13 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 Town: October 20, 2017

13 hours ago

Deep in the night

Airwaves are quiet

Robots run the show

But there is one place

Vampires show their face

"Ghost Towne Radio"

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

 

Francomix: October 19, 2017

13 hours ago

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

La Vellonera: October 19, 2017

13 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!

 

Interview with Alexi Longlois and Trevor Chapman about the LRE production "A Streetcar Named Desire." 

Also in the studio are Sasha Massey and Joan Wingate discussing L'Opera de Lafayette et Lagniappe. 

Funkify Your Life: October 19, 2017

Oct 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: October 19, 2017

Oct 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

As Flooding Incidents Increase, So Does The Possibility Of Federal Buyouts

Around the country, hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent to buy back individual homes from people who have flooded repeatedly. But buying out a whole neighborhood is uncommon. Louisiana's 2016 flood seems to be changing that for two communities. In Pointe Coupee and Ascension Parishes, a buyout program first used in neighborhoods after Superstorm Sandy may offer a new option to homeowners who have lived with escalating risk for decades.

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