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, March 19, 2014
More Local & New Releases
+ Regina Carter + Bent Knee + David George
+ Guest Producer Jesse Bartmess
Wednesday MidDay Medley Plays More Local Music & New Releases from: White Girl, Middle Twin, David George, Bent Knee, Regina Carter, Xiu Xiu, St. Vincent, Angel Olsen, Wild Beasts, Temples, Black Lips, Ice Balloons, EMA, David Bowie, Beck, Bradford Cox, Jefferson Airplane, and The War on Drugs.
At 10:15 Mark talks with members of the Boston based 6-piece, Art-Rock, Avant-Indie band, Bent Knee who plays The Brick, Wednesday, March 19 with Jorge Arana Trio, and Cloudburst featuring Jeff Harshbarger & Sterling Holmann.
At 10:30 Mark talks with Regina Carter, acclaimed American jazz violinist, born in Detroit, Michigan. Regina Carter’s new release, “Southern Comfort” (Sony Masterworks, February 28, 2014) was inspired by her exploration of the folk tunes her paternal grandfather, a coal miner, would have heard as he toiled in Alabama. The project expanded to include other folk tunes of the region. This is the 9th solo release from this MacArthur Fellows Program “genius grant,” winner. Regina Carter plays The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Sunday, March 23. Info at: http://www.kauffmancenter.org.
At 10:45 Kansas City based singer-songwriter, David George joins his current musical projects and his upcoming show at the Riot Room, Thursday, March 20, with Dead Voices, David George & A Crooked Mile, and Chris Meck & The Guilty Birds.
At 11:00 Kansas City based electronic musical artist Jesse Bartmess aka Sinple, joins us as “Guest Producer” for our second hour.
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