Wednesday MidDay Medley
TEN to NOON Wednesdays – Streaming at KKFI.org
90.1 FM KKFI – Kansas City Community Radio
Produced and Hosted by Mark Manning
Wednesday, January 18, 2011
Local & Future Releases
+ Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Wednesday MidDay Medley presents: “Local & Future Releases.” We’ll play singles and unreleased tracks from area bands currently working on their new 2012 releases. We’ll hear tracks from: John Velghe and The Prodigal Sons, Ghosty, Hearts of Darkness, Sneaky Creeps, The Caves, The Latenight Callers, The Sleazebeats, Christopher Tolle, Dead Voices, The Brannock Device, The Pedaljets, and Thee Water MoccaSins. We’ll also hear new releases from The Full Bloods, Millions of Boys, Grand Marquis, The Depth and the Whisper, and Cass McCombs.
In our second hour, at 11:15 AM, we’ll talk live with Albert Mazibuko of Ladysmith Black Mambazo. Albert Mazibuko has been with the group since 1969, where for more than forty years, Ladysmith Black Mambazo has married the intricate rhythms and harmonies of the native South African musical traditions. The ten member vocal ensemble has recorded forty albums and sold more than six million records. Their first US album “Shaka Zulu” won the Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album. Ladysmith Black Mambazo will be in concert at The Kauffman Center for The Performing Arts in the Muriel Kauffman Theatre on Tuesday, January 24, at 7:30 PM. For more information you can visit http://www.kauffmancenter.org.