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, October 14, 2015
Scott Easterday & Patrick Alonzo Conway
+ Slow Motion Commotion + Thunderclaps
Mark plays More New & MidCoastal Releases from: Psychic Heat, Hearts of Darkness, Heartfelt Anarchy, Good Time Charley, Betse & Clarke, Kansas City Bear Fighters, Expassionates, Thunderclaps, Slow Motion Commotion, Baio, Waxahatchee, and Bloodbirds.
At 10:30 Members of the acoustic-folk-punk band, Slow Motion Commotion join us in the studio. Formed by Ian Johnson on vocals, banjo, & harmonica and Shane Deaver on vocals, guitar & mandolin. For their new, 15-track album, they’ve added drums, piano, violin, and Taylor Gwin on stand-up bass. The band has just finished recording, mixing, and mastering their new album, “The Day’s Not Over Until You Fall Asleep.” The band is in the middle of an indiegogo.com campaign to print physical CD’s. More info at: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/the-day-s-not-over-until-you-fall-asleep#/ You can download their single, “Temple of Self-Deprecation” for free at: http://www.slowmotioncommotion.bandcamp.com.
At 11:00, Mark talks with Scott Easterday and Patrick Alonzo Conway, about, Expassionates: “Verse, Chorus, Bridge” to be presented LIVE, on Saturday, October 17, at 7:00pm, at Davey’s Uptown Rambler’s Club, 3402 Main St, Kansas City, MO with musicians: Troy Van Horn, Bryan Hicks, Matt Richey, Patrick Alonzo Conway, Scott Easterday, Nate Hofer. The original CD, the first release of Expassionates, was recorded at El Torreon Ballroom in 1998, by Chad Meise. More info at: http://expassionates.com/
At 11:30, Mark talks with Bryce Jones & Colin Blunt of the band Thunderclaps, who will share information about how their loud rehearsals helped them get their first gig, and how actor, philanthropist, and race car driver, Paul Newman influenced their lives. On Friday, Thunderclaps will release their new EP, “Cookin’ Up a Good Time,” produced and engineered by Lennon Bone and recorded at Element Recording and mastered by Joel Nanos. Thunderclaps will play a special EP Release show, Friday, October 16, at miniBar with Small Waves & New Baboons.
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