WMM presents The 116 Best Recordings of 2016 (Part 3 of 4)

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, December 21, 2016


The 116 Best Recordings of 2016
(Part 3 of 4)

Wednesday MidDay Medley presents part-three, of our four-week special: The 116 Best Recordings of 2016. Based on playlists of this little ole radio show, we’ve compiled representative tracks from our favorite full-length and EP recordings of the year. We realize that these “Best of” lists can seem very subjective, however we ask that you please accept our list as a celebration of the year of music.

In 2016 we’ve played over 1000 different songs on the show, and from over 300 New & MidCoastal Releases. Over 40 of the bands and artists in our “Best of” list have actually joined us live and/or performed in our 90.1 FM studios. We’ve interviewed over 200 local and national guests. 70 of the representative recordings on our “Best of” list were MidCoastal Releases, produced by artists based here in the area. It’s all good!

Tune into 90.1 FM, Wednesdays in December, on the 21st, and 28th. We’re packing 8-hours of radio with music that represent: The 116 of Best Recordings of 2016!

This Wednesday, we’ll count down #58 through #30 of our list, with music from: Kristen Ford, Michael Kiwanuka, Jorge Arana Trio, Suicide Robins from I’ll Repay You: A Benefit for John Fackler, Crystal Clayton, Teri Quinn, Rae Fitzgerald, Violet and the Undercurrents, case/lang/veirs, Hinds, Iggy Pop, Deerhoof, The Quivers, Madisen Ward and The Mama Bear, Bobby Watson & Grupo Aztlan with the T.J. Martley Trio, Shapiro Brothers, Esperanza Spalding, Leonard Cohen, Victor & Penny, BLKFLANL, Red Kate, Not A Planet, Wild Beasts, Charles Bradley, A Tribe Called Quest, Under The Big Oak Tree, Bonzo Madrid, Fullbloods, and Bon Iver.

Tune in on 90.1 FM KKFI
or streaming live at kkfi.org

Show #661

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