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Blues Box Hr 1: August 18, 2017

Aug 18, 2017

The Blues Box presents a comprehensive overview of American Blues; it's history,it's artists and it's development from the 1920s to the present. You can expect to hear urban and rural blues from the 1920s to the present. Blues from the Mississippi Delta, The East Coast, Chicago, New York, the West Coast, Texas, Louisiana and all areas that have developed a significant Blues Scene. 

Bonjour Louisiane: August 18, 2017

Aug 18, 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.

Ghost Towne: August 18, 2017

Aug 18, 2017

Deep in the night
Airwaves are quiet
Robots run the show
But there is one place
Vampires show their face
"Ghost Towne Radio"
Modern composer, harsh tones, extreme metal, found sound, voices in a cave.

J'Savais Pas: August 18, 2017

Aug 18, 2017

Esther Tyree explores the shared origins of popular and well-known songs with those created by Louisiana musicians.  Local musicians join Esther in the KRVS studios to visit about their songs, and the connections to the music that inspires the creative process.

 

Lost in Love: August 17, 2017

Aug 18, 2017

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!

 

Francomix: August 17, 2017

Aug 18, 2017

Francomix features the latest releases from the international Francophone pop and dance scene, and also includes some Louisiana music.

La Vellonera: August 17, 2017

Aug 18, 2017

La Vellonera, a translation for "The Jukebox" used in many Latin-American countries, brings listeners a diverse selection from varied Latin genres, countries, and artists. The program has one sole purpose, to bridge the gap between the Latino and local communities. We have so much in common, and our music is hard evidence!

Interview with Rick Rebels is a tutor for Volunteer Instructors Teaching Adults (VITA)

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Funkify Your Life: August 17, 2017

Aug 17, 2017

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: August 17, 2017

Aug 17, 2017

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!

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Flood Mitigation: The Role Of The Amite Basin And Comite Diversion

Since rainfall blanketed southeast Louisiana in August 2016, residents have wondered how the state can protect its people from future floods. Answering that question begins with understanding the geography we live in.

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