Wednesday MidDay Medley Plays The Midcoast Sound

Wednesday MidDay Medley
TEN to NOON Wednesdays – Streaming at
90.1 FM KKFI – Kansas City Community Radio
Produced and Hosted by Mark Manning

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

“The Midcoast Sound”
+ Kasey Rausch Live! + Summer Osborne Live!
+ Nathan Reusch & Middle of the Map Announcement!
+ Marion Merritt & Betse Ellis co-host

Public Art is Beautiful!

Public Art is Beautiful!

Wednesday MidDay Medley Plays More Local Music from: Hunter Long, Pedaljets, Schwervon!, Shy Boys, Old Sound, Betse Ellis, Krystle Warren, The Get Up Kids, Caroline Smith, Victor & Penny, Sneaky Creeps, Ghosty, Marva Whitney, Sara Swenson, and Kirsten Paludan.

At 10:30, Kasey Rausch performs LIVE in our 90.1 FM Studios. Mark talks with Kasey about her new radio show River Trade Radio, beginning March 2 on 90.1 FM. Kasey will share details about the Songwriters Living Room Session, Sat, Feb. 8, at 9:00 pm at Knuckleheads, with Sky Smeed, Kasey Rausch, & Lyal Strickland.

At 11:00, Nathan Reusch co-founder of The Record Machine, and the Middle of the Map Fest joins us to reveal this year’s line-up of musical artists for the festival! We’ll play music from two of the featured bands and headliners. More info at:

At 11:30 Summer Osborne performs LIVE in our 90.1 FM Studios. Mark talks with Summer about “The Art of Awakening Experience,” a fusion of music and spoken word created by Summer Osborne and writer Jen Harris, Sat, March 1, at 7:00 pm, at the Uptown Arts Bar.

Marion Merritt and Betse Ellis join Mark for the entire show to encourage listeners to call 888-931-0901, to support COMMUNITY Radio. Timothy Finn of Kansas City Star and INK named Wednesday MidDay Medley “The Best Place to Hear Local Music on the Radio.”

If you donate to 90.1 FM KKFI’s Winter Fund Drive Show we’ll send you some very fine “Thank You Gifts.”

$90.00 donation – a “What’s Local & Vocal & Heard All Over?” T-shirt
$150.00 donation – a “Guest DJ” for a 1-hour music show
$200.00 donation you can receive both!

If you donate $50.00 or more, on MC/Visa/Discover/AMEX only during Wednesday MidDay Medley, you can choose one of the following “Thank You Gifts” :

The MidCoast Spirit Bag (includes):
*A Free T-Shirt (from Mills Record Company)
*$10 Gift Certificate (from Vinyl Renaissance W. 39th)
*Natural Hand Made Soap (from Doc Lerner’s Quality Goods)
*Natural Chapstick (from Doc Lerner’s Quality Goods)
*4 Free Buttons and/or Stickers (from It’s A Beautiful Day)
*PedalJets vinyl “What’s In Between” (Electric Moth Records)
*Shy Boys debut CD “Shy Boys” (from High Dive Records)
*Red Kate vinyl “When the troubles come” (from Replay Records USA)
*Midwestern Audio Vol. 2 CD (from Midwest Music Foundation)
*Sharon Jones & Dap Kings Poster (from Mills Record Co.)
(10 MidCoast Spirit Bags are available.)

The “MidCoast Sound” Six-CD Set, featuring the latest from: Ghosty, Fourth of July, ACBs, Summer Osborne, and Midwestern Audio Vol. 2 – Electric Hullabaloo, plus a surprise, high quality, critically acclaimed CD from one of our favorite mid coastal area bands.
(5 CD packages are available.)

A voucher for 2 tickets to any show at the Performing Arts Series at Johnson County Community College. Shows include:
*RAIN – A Tribute to the Beatles (Fri, Feb. 7);
*The Graduate (Sat, Feb 8);
*Venice Baroque Orchestra w/ Philippe Jaroussky, countertenor (Fri, Feb 14);
*David Finckel, cello and Wu Han, piano (Sat, Feb. 22);
*Danú (Sat, Mar. 8);
*Turtle Island Quartet (Sun, March 9);
*The American Place Theatre’s Literature to Life® Stage Presentation of The Giver By Lois Lowry (Tues, Apr. 1);
*Brasil Guitar Duo (Fri, Apr. 11);
*Diavolo (Fri, Apr. 25 and Sat, Apr. 26);
*The Church Basement Ladies “A Mighty Fortress Is Our Basement” (May 20, 21, 22).
For info about Performing Arts Series, (913) 469-4445 or visit
(10 pairs of vouchers available.)

Tune in on 90.1 FM KKFI
or streaming live at

Show #511

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