KRVS Local
9:34 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Apres Midi, June 17: Blood Drive on UL Campus; The Whole Shebang: Plays by Young Playwrights

Interview 1:

Anne Laughlin talks about United Blood Services Donations and the blood drive on UL Lafayette's Campus on June 18.

Interview 2:

Cody Daigle talks about "The Whole Shebang: An Evening of Plays by Young Playwrights" in Opelousas, where kids are performing plays written and directed by themselves.

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The Two-Way
9:31 am
Tue June 18, 2013

U.S. Says Talks With Taliban Could Begin In Days

Originally published on Tue June 18, 2013 10:37 am

U.S. officials say the Taliban has agreed to begin long-stalled negotiations with the Afghan and American governments at the group's new political office in Doha, Qatar.

The talks with the U.S. could begin in days, NPR's Scott Horsley tells our Newscast unit. He says the milestone agreement comes after months of "diplomatic spadework."

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All Songs Considered
9:27 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Question Of The Week: What Veteran Band Should Have A Comeback?

Originally published on Tue June 18, 2013 1:29 pm

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Music
9:01 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Terminal Addiction, June 18

Classic and contemporary hard core punk and oi!

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Music
8:45 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Sound Club Radio, June 18

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

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Shots - Health News
8:44 am
Tue June 18, 2013

How Men's Choice Of Mates May Have Led To Menopause

Darling, can we talk?
iStockphoto.com

Originally published on Wed June 19, 2013 11:34 am

A dapper older gentleman spurns his mate of a certain age to take a fresh-faced young lover. You've seen that movie before, right?

Well, this choice of youth may turn out to be more than a Hollywood trope. Researchers say decisions like that one may have been the evolutionary source of menopause.

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Music
8:37 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Japan Jukebox, June 17

Exploration of the new, old and experimental music of the Island nation, and how they rock the world from dusk to the rising sun.

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Music
8:30 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Bonjour Louisiane, June 18

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.

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Music
8:12 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Zydeco Stomp, June 15

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

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Deceptive Cadence
8:03 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Distinctive Voices: Three Must-Hear Violin Albums

Three of today's most fascinating violinists have new albums, including Augustin Hadelich, who pairs off with Spanish guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas.
Rosalie O'Connor Avie Records

Originally published on Mon February 17, 2014 9:01 am

The violin, though centuries old, remains a popular yet remarkably unwieldy instrument. Just squeezing the contraption between your chin and shoulder, then raising your bow arm to the proper height, is enough to induce a pinched nerve. Yet every day countless numbers of people try to make the instrument sing.

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