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Lost In Love: February 20, 2018

Feb 20, 2018

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!

Medicine Ball Caravan: February 20, 2018

Feb 20, 2018

Tuesday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard) features tracks by Lucinda Williams, Bob Dylan, Tedeschi Trucks Band, new Chris Smither, Eilen Jewell, Rev. Sekou, Dayna Kurtz, The Flamin' Groovies, Ronnie Dawson, Louis Armstrong and His Hot 7, The Bar-Kays and Kitty, Daisy & Lewis.

Bonjour Louisiane: Febuary 20 ,2018

Feb 20, 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.

Japan Jukebox: February 20, 2018

Feb 20, 2018

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: February 19, 2018

Feb 19, 2018

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

Medicine Ball Caravan: February 19, 2017

Feb 19, 2018

Monday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard) has the newest tracks from Amos Lee, Paul Thorn, Danielle Nicole, Jourdan Thibodeaux et les Rodailleurs, Ben Harper w/ Charlie Musselwhite, The Ed Palermo Big Band , Sarcotics and Dr. Dog.

Bonjour Louisiane: Febuary 18, 2018

Feb 19, 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.

Jah Mon: February 18, 208

Feb 19, 2018

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.

Harpestry: February 18, 2018

Feb 19, 2018

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.

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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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