Kicking off a new week of MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN broadcasts (11am-noon Central Standard on either 88.7FM locally orwww.krvs.org) with more tracks by Sixto Rodriguez, Johanna Divine, Roddie Romero & the Hub City All Stars, Chris Robinson Brotherhood and Derek & the Dominos. Also: a live recording of Bonnie Raitt from 1972 and a recent live recording by Crosby, Stills & Nash.
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.
The Blues Box presents a comprehensive overview of American Blues; its history, its artists and its 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.