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The Flip Side: June 11, 2018

Jun 11, 2018

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

Medicine Ball Caravan: June 11, 2018

Jun 11, 2018

Monday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon) features tracks by Simon & Garfunkel, Ry Cooder, Wendy Colonna, Danielle Nicole, Niki Blum, Dusty Springfield, Robin Trower, The Doors and more.

Zydeco Stomp: June 9, 2018

Jun 11, 2018

Great Louisiana music, including Zydeco, Cajun, Swamp Pop, and Blues.

Zydeco Est Pas Sale: June 9, 2018

Jun 11, 2018

MC calls it "Promoting the creole cultural music AND the culture." JB calls it "Promoting and supporting the Zydeco Music" They both meant to say all you listeners out there can expect to hear Zydeco music, live musicians, tidbits, community event updates, humor and short serious thoughts. Listeners can also hear conversation about the old times and various cultural activities. 

Sound Club: June 9, 2018

Jun 11, 2018

Late night fun with dance remixes, jazz, rock, alternative, sound collage and more.

La Lou Jukebox: June 10, 2018

Jun 11, 2018

Jah Mon: June 10, 2018

Jun 11, 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: June 11, 2018

Jun 11, 2018

An eclectic mix of music of the harp 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 Mexico, Paraguay, Egypt, Finland and even Far East countries such as Burma, China and Japan. Airs Mondays at noon and Sundays at midnight.

 

Out on the Fringe: June 9, 2018

Jun 11, 2018

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

Freetown Radio: June 8, 2018

Jun 11, 2018

Freetown Radio is a free form, mixed bag of sounds showcasing music that is often neglected on commercial radio. Co-hosts Chas Justus and Roger Kash expose 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 and Chas deal with a specific theme and explore connections that transcend the boundaries of genre, exposing classifications as just marketing tools that record companies invent to sell records.

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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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