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.
A load of new & recent releases being hauled on-air on today's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN (11am-noon Central Standard, y'all on 88.7FM locally or live stream or archived podcast at www.krvs.org) including Milo Greene, Miike Snow, Mmoths, Sleigh Bells, England In 1819, Last To Know, The Phantom Six and Black Box Revelation. Also: Givers, Spencer Davis Group, Frigg A-Go-Go and early T. Rex.
EARTHBEAT: (7pm-8pm Central Standard) features an hour's worth of both traditional & contemporary sounds from Ethiopia including Girma Beyene, Malatu Astatqe, Mahmoud Ahmed and a few tracks from the just released debut album by Debo Band who performed at Festival Intenational this past April.