MC calls it "Promoting the creole cultural music AND the culture." JB calls it "Promoting and supporting the Zydeco Music" They both meant to say all you listeners out there can expect to hear Zydeco music, live musicians, tidbits, community event updates, humor and short serious thoughts. Listeners can also hear conversation about the old times and various cultural activities.
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.