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The Blues Box Hour 2: February 17, 2017

Feb 17, 2017

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. 
 

The Blues Box Hour 1: February 17, 2017

Feb 17, 2017

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: February 17, 2017

Feb 17, 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.

Francomix: February 16, 2017

Feb 17, 2017

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

 

 

From the Shamrock Shore: February 16, 2017

Feb 17, 2017

Host Heather Cole Mullen features traditional and contemporary Irish music.

Ghost Towne: February 16, 2017

Feb 17, 2017

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.

 

 

 

J'Savais Pas: February 16, 2017

Feb 17, 2017

  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.

 

La Vellonera: February 16, 2017

Feb 17, 2017

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!

Lost In Love: February 16, 2017

Feb 17, 2017

Lost in Love, brings to the airwaves, a humorous, heartfelt commentary on the subject of love hosted by Renella Rose Champagne.  Join Renella as she travels through the genre of old-school country music (with a sprinklin’ of contemporary country mixed in) to embark on this topic.  She may also surprise you with a diverse range of love-inspired songs including 80’s and 90’s pop and disco, blues and gospel or whatever she feels to make the show of the day complete!

 

A sampling of modern and traditional Classical Music.

 

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Six Months Post-Flood, Survivors Are Confused And Waiting For Answers

It’s been nearly six months since the historic flooding in southeast Louisiana. Since then, Congress has authorized $1.6 billion for the state to help people repair homes and businesses. But that’s well short of the estimated $8 billion in damage done. Wallis Watkins spoke with some flood survivors trying to navigate the recovery process.

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