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A sampling of modern and traditional Classical Music

Funkify Your Life: December 14, 2017

16 hours ago

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: December 14, 2017

17 hours ago

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!

Medicine Ball Caravan: December 14, 2017

18 hours ago

Thursday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard) kicks off with tracks from the new Valcour Records tribute to Louisiana's 'Alligator Man', Mr. Jimmy C. Newman (along with a couple by the man, himself).

Bonjour Louisiane: December 14, 2017

22 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.

Beat Current: December 14, 2017

22 hours 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: Decmeber 13, 2017

Dec 13, 2017

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.

 

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Medicine Ball Caravan: December 13, 2017

Dec 13, 2017

Wednesday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard) cools your mid day with the sounds of Brass Bed, The New Pornographers, Kelli Jones & 

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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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