Music programming with news and interviews on local arts and events, CD and concert ticket giveaways and live in-studio performances. BROADcasting is the operative word here. You can hear just about any form of music on the program ranging from Old-Timey and Bluegrass to classic and contemporary songwriters, Pop, Blues, Soul, Rock, Jazz, Poetry and the Avant Garde.
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.
Tonight's SOUNDS UNUSUAL (11pm-midnight Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or www.krvs.org) features a live performance of Lou Reed's 'Metal Machine Music' by the German string ensemble known as Zeitkratzer. Also: a segment of a legendary 1966 live improvisational recording of The Velvet Underground performing at the Valleydale Ballroom in Columbus, Ohio back in 1966.