Old Gold: June 14, 2018

Jun 14, 2018

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: June 14, 2018

Jun 14, 2018

All groovy on you with selections from Bas Clas, Viatones, Susan Cowsill, Zuider Zee, Gu-Ru, Sarcotics, and Qui

Beat Current: June 14, 2018

Jun 14, 2018

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.

Bonjour Louisiane: June 14, 2018

Jun 14, 2018

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.

A sampling of traditional and modern Classical music.

Louisiana Eats: June 13, 2018

Jun 13, 2018

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.

Louisiana Budget Director Jan Moller on Bayou to Beltway this Wednesday at 12:30 and Saturday at 5:30

Jan and I talk about the quandary that Louisiana finds itself in once again: no money to balance the budget and very little will (or leadership) to make the situation right. We discuss the "shrink the government" supporters versus the public interest argument, we talk about the leaders in House and Senate and look at what people get wrong about state financing, Medicaid, the budget, revenue and what options the legislature has left.

Out to Lunch: June 13, 2018

Jun 13, 2018

Out to Lunch Acadiana finds Acadiana Business Consultant Aileen Bennett conducting business Acadiana style over lunch. Each week Aileen invites guests from Acadiana's business community to join her. Beyond the foundations of Acadiana's business economy - oil, cuisine, music, there is a vast network of entrepreneurs, small business, and even some of the country's largest companies who call Acadiana home. Out to Lunch is the cafeteria of the wider Acadiana Business Community.

Medicine Ball Caravan: June 13, 2018

Jun 13, 2018

Wednesday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard) fills your late morning cup with new releases by Cowboy Junkies, Lera Lynn w/ Dylan Leblanc, Brother 

Passport to Modern Jazz: June 12, 2018

Jun 13, 2018

Exploration of modern jazz and its origins with your host D'jalma Garnier.


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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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