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Out on the Fringe: May 19, 2017

14 hours ago

Eclectic mix of interesting alternative, jazz, singer songwriter, Americana and much more.

Harpestry: May 21, 2017

14 hours ago

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.

 

 

Freetown Radio: May 19, 2017

14 hours ago

Freetown Radio is a free form, mixed bag of sounds showcasing music that is often neglected on commercial radio. Host Roger Kash exposes the intricate and subtle connections linking all genres of music from the dawn of recorded music early in the 20th Century to the so called "modern" sounds of today. Each week Roger deals with a specific theme and explores connections that transcend the boundaries of genre, exposing classifications as just marketing tools that record companies invent to sell records. Freetown Radio strives to be the epitome of non-commercial radio.

Espacio Latino: May 21, 2017

14 hours ago

Hosted in Spanish. Traditional music from all around the Latin world. Information on cultural events and social services of interest to the local Latin community.

 

 

Encore: May 20, 2017

14 hours ago

Music from the Archives of Cajun and Creole Folklore from ULL's Center of Louisiana Studies. Megan samples collections like the 1934 Lomax recordings, 1950s recordings by Harry Oster, 1960s recordings by Ralph Rinzler and more recent recordings from Festivals Acadians et Creoles.

 

For more information, visit their website. http://cls.louisiana.edu/

 

Dimanche Matin: May 21, 2017

14 hours ago

Lots of traditional and contemporary Cajun French favorites. Includes a weekly segment with A.J. LeBlanc on Acadian genealogy.

 

EarthBeat: May 21, 2017

14 hours ago

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. 

Dirty Rice: May 20, 2017

14 hours ago

Dirty Rice is the longest running Louisiana Music show going today. Started by Todd Mouton back in 1991 or so it's now hosted on an alternating week basis by Lee Kleinpeter me. We're trying to bring you the best Louisiana music on your Saturday nights. The way i see it is that it's time to roll up the rug, sweep up the floor, turn up the radio loud and wear out the linoleum if you're housebound, drive a little faster if you're out on the streets or just plain have fun out there cooking in the kitchen.......

Bonjour Louisiane: May 22, 2017

14 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.

Diamond Sea: May 20, 2017

14 hours ago

A weekly mix tape of all musical influences, including rock, punk and retro.

 

 

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