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, June 4, 2014

“The Midcoast Sound”
+ Mike Tipton & Kodascope + Jen Harris
+ Marion Merritt + Lisa Cordes


Wednesday MidDay Medley plays The Midcoast Sound. We’ll feature tracks from some of our favorite mid-coast releases of the last 6 months from: Your Friend, Brooke Tuley, Kodascope, Josh Berwanger, Shy Boys, The Quivers, Diverse, My Brothers & Sisters, Kristie Stremel, The Bad Ideas, The Lucky, Red Kate, The Philistines, Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear, The ACB’s, and Little Dragon.

Poet & Writer Jen Harris

Poet & Writer Jen Harris

At 10:30, poet and writer Jen Harris joins Mark for a very special “Gemini Moment.” Jen will share an original poem about being a gemini. Jen hosts the Pound Slam, presented by Poetic Underground. It is the first certified poetry slam in Kansas City, every First Wednesday, at 9:00 pm, at The Uptown Arts Bar, 3611 Broadway, with a $100 cash prize for first place. $5 cover. More info at:


At 11:15, Mike Tipton joins us to share new music from his new band, Kodascope. Matthew Hayden on drums, percussion; Justin Skinner on percussion, drums; Michael Tipton on vocals, guitar; Ashleigh Guthrie on keyboards; Brent Jamison on bass; and Andy Kirk on guitar, make up the band Kodascope and will play the recordBar, 1020 Westport Rd., Thursday, June 5, at 10:00 pm, with the electro pop sounds of Ontario’s Parallels. More info at:

Marion Merritt and Lisa Cordes 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.”

We want to THANK YOU for donating during our show!!!

$90.00 donation – a “90.1 FM KKFI” T-shirt
$150.00 donation – a “Guest DJ” for a 1-hour music show
$200.00 donation you can receive both!

For listeners of Wednesday MidDay Medley only:

If YOU donate $50.00 or more, on MC / Visa / Discover / AMEX, during the show, you can choose: A, B, or C, as our special “Thank You Gift.”

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A.) The MidCoast Spirit Bag (includes):
*Shy Boys debut CD “Shy Boys” (from High Dive Records)
*PedalJets vinyl album “What’s In Between” (from Electric Moth Records)
*Midwestern Audio Vol. 2 – Electric Hullabaloo (from MMF)
*A Free T-Shirt – Gift Certificate (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)
*Free Buttons & Bumper sticker from Records With Merritt
(Only 5 MidCoast Spirit Bags are available.)


B.) A Six – CD Set of the latest full length recordings from: Ghosty, Fourth of July, ACBs, Summer Osborne, and Midwestern Audio Vol. 2 – Electric Hullabaloo, plus a surprise, critically acclaimed CD from one of our favorite area bands. (Only 5 CD packages are available.)

C.) A Voucher for 2 tickets to any show at Performing Arts Series at JCCC, 2014-2015 Season:
*Buddy Guy with Quinn Sullivan – 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6 (Yardley Hall)
*New Dance Partners – 8 p.m. Fri and Sat, Sept. 26-27 (Yardley)
*Clint Black – 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5 (Yardley Hall)
*Los Lobos – featuring La Pistola y El Corazon – 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17
*Julie Fowlis – Music of the Scottish Isles – 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18
*Riders in the Sky – 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25 (Yardley Hall)
*Ben Sollee – 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26 (Polsky Theatre)
*Imani Winds and Harlem Quartet – 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1 (Yardley Hall)
*Thodos Dance Chicago – 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8 (Yardley Hall)
*Terry Bradshaw – America’s Favorite Dumb Blonde – 8 p.m. Fri, Nov. 21
*Chris Botti – 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5 (Yardley Hall)
*Julian Sands – A Celebration of Harold Pinter – 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5
*Marilyn Maye – 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13 (Yardley Hall)
*Tango Buenos Aires – 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29 (Yardley Hall)
*Voice — “If Music Be the Food of Love” – 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14
*Cherish the Ladies – 8 p.m. Saturday, March 21 (Yardley Hall)
*Heart of America Shakespeare Festival “The Merchant of Venice” 7:30 p.m. Thurs, Mar 26 – 8 p.m. Fri, Sat, Mar 27-28, 2 p.m. Sun, Mar 29
*Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain – 7 p.m. Sunday, April 12 (Yardley Hall)
(10 pairs of vouchers available.)

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