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, February 8, 2017
“The MidCoast Sound”
Marion Merritt + Nico Gray
+ Sid Sowder of Too Much Rock & Members of Witch Jail
+ Nathan Reusch of The Record Machine
Wednesday MidDay Medley plays “The MidCoast Sound” from: Witch Jail, Jaenki, Foxlin, Faultfinder, The Ovaries-eez, and Verbose. We’ll also feature music from: Nancy and Beth, Calvin Arsenia, and Bobby Rush who are playing Folk Alliance International Conference on February 15 – 19 at Westin Crown Center and the Kansas City Folk Festival Sunday, Feb 19. We’ll also play new music from Mary Timony, and Love Always (Kathy Foster from The Thermals).
Marion Merritt, longtime contributor to Wednesday MidDay Medley, owner of Records With Merritt, and Nico Gray of Union Station, join us to encourage our diverse and loyal listeners to call 888-931-0901, to support 90.1 FM KKFI – Kansas City Community Radio. More information at: http://www.kkfi.org
At 10:30 Sid Sowder, founder of Too Much Rock, and members of the KC based band, Witch Jail, join us live in our 90.1 FM Studios to share information about the new Too Much Rock Single Series release. We’ll broadcast the premiere of the new Too Much Rock B-side, featuring Witch Jail, covering the Alien Sex Fiend song, “My Brain is in the Cupboard (Above the Kitchen Sink). We will also play the A-side, Witch Jail original song, “Slimewave, USA!” Too Much Rock presents Witch Jail in “Slimewave USA!”, Friday, February 10, at Mills Record Company.
Too Much Rock, is a music blog site created by Sid Sowder in 1997, where he shares his photos & videos & comments of the live music shows he attends. Sid also posts podcasts! The Too Much Rock Singles Series is a collection of 45 rpm singles that marry great songs with great bands all for the love of vinyl. Each old-school two-song single features one unique song paired with one cover chosen by Too Much Rock who press 500 limited edition copies and then simply give them to the band. Schwervon!, Rev Gusto, Josh Berwanger Band, The Uncouth, and Hipshot Killer have all recorded for the Too Much Rock Single Series. More info at: http://www.toomuchrock.com
At 11:15, Mark talks with Nathan Reusch, founder and director, of The Record Machine who joins us to share details on Sound Machine KC, Friday, February 10, at recordBar, 1520 Grand, with Jaenki, Pink Royal, Westerners, and Westside Royal. Sound Machine is a new Kansas City series of events, brought to you by pioneering homegrown record label, The Record Machine. This monthly concert series at the recordBar, in the Crossroads Art District, highlights up and coming area talent, mixed with veteran bands from all around the world. More information at: http://www.soundmachinekc.com
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