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Medicine Ball Caravan: June 27, 2017

Jun 27, 2017

Tuesday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or at krvs.org) turns your radio

Bonjour Louisiane: June 27, 2017

Jun 27, 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.

Japan Jukebox: June 27, 2017

Jun 27, 2017

Exploration of the new, old and experimental music of the Island nation, and how they rock the world from dusk to the rising sun.

 

A sampling of modern and traditional Classical Music.

The Flip Side: June 26, 2017

Jun 26, 2017

Soul and R&B hits and grooves from way back and today.

Medicine Ball Caravan: June 26, 2017

Jun 26, 2017

THE MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM or krvs.org) snaps into a new week of broadcasts with the latest by The Record Company, Sonny Landreth, Ani DiFranco, The Deslondes and Gov't Mule. Also: some Donna the Buffalo, CC Adcock, Bluerunners, Black Prairie along with classic spins from Cream, Stephen Stills and Steppenwolf.

Bonjour Louisiane: June 26, 2017

Jun 26, 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.

Harpestry: June 26, 2017

Jun 26, 2017

An eclectic mix of harp music from around the world. You'll hear music throughout the ages, from the very beginnings of written music to pieces by contemporary composers. Harps have been incorporated into the musics of surprisingly diverse countries. While the music of Ireland is closely associated with the harp, it can also be found in countries such as Spain, Mexico, Paraguay, Italy and even the Far East countries such as Burma, China and Japan. Hosted by Valerie Green.

 

Jah Mon: June 25, 2017

Jun 26, 2017

Southwest Louisiana's longest-running reggae tradition...Rasta Reggae Radio! You will hear 2 hours of True WordSoundPower including classic to 21st Century Roots-Rockers, ska, rocksteady, dee-jay, nyabinghi, dancehall and dub. A typical program will open with earlier vintage classics before moving to newer releases, followed by a live-in-concert set and a dancehall set before concluding with more classics from the Golden Age of Reggae. KRVS was the first Southwest Louisiana radio station to establish a steady weekly Reggae showcase beginning back around 1980.

Earth Beat: June 25, 2017

Jun 26, 2017

Music from around the map. For over a decade now, KRVS has devoted it's Sunday evenings to World Music with this program as one of that evening's cornerstones. You can hear field recordings to contemporary hits from around the world. 

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