Music

Music
9:28 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Harpestry, August 20

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.

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Music
9:23 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Freetown Radio, August 17

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.

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Music
9:19 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Francomix, August 16

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

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Music
9:14 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Beat Current, August 23

Latest releases from pop, rock, indie and local bands.

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Music
9:09 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Encore, August 19

Music from the Cajun and Creole archives at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Center for Culture and Eco-tourism. Megan samples collections like the 1934 Lomax recordings, 1950's recordings by Harry Oster, 1960's recordings by Ralph Rinzler and more recent recordings from Festivals Acadians et Creoles.

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