Wednesday MidDay Medley
Produced and Hosted by Mark Manning
90.1 FM KKFI – Kansas City Community Radio
TEN to NOON Wednesdays – Streaming at KKFI.org
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
New & MidCoastal Releases + Dr. Michael J C Taylor + Dimension Bill Edwards + Aaron Rhodes
Mark plays more New & MidCoastal Releases from: Eems, Dimension Bill Edwards, Window Seat, Kadesh Flow & The Enclave, Krystle Warren and The Crew, Lee Walter Redding with Stephonne, Edison Lights, Maal and Tom Richman, Pala Solo, R.I.Peter, Supermoto, Dark Ages, Dry Cleaning, Fake Fruit, Tune-Yards, The Chicks, and Yaya Bey.
At 10:30 Constitutional Historian, Dr. Michael J C Taylor joins us to talk about his new book, The Constitution and the American Presidency, from Peter Lang Publishing of New York, 2021. Michael J C Taylor earned his double Bachelor of Arts from Rockhurst College and obtained his Doctorate in history and political science from the University of Missouri Kansas City. He served as Professor of American History and Politics at Dickinson State University, Bemidji State University and Paine College. Michael’s previous book was, The Preamble and Mission of the Constitution, released December 9, 2018 from Peter Lang Publishing of New York.
At 11:00 Mark talks with Matt & Melissa of the band Dimension Bill Edwards. The band released their single “Surrealberry Hill” on February 16, 2021. Dimension Bill Edwards is: Matt Weinman on lyrics, vocals & guitar; Melissa Weinman on lyrics, vocals & dance moves; Grant Buell on keyboards & accordion; Mallory Edson on violin; Phil Craven on bass & recording engineer; John Bersuch on drums. Grant Buell and Melissa Weinman are also in the band Good Time Charley. Phil Craven and Mallory Edson are also in the band, Whiskey for the Lady. This track will be on their debut album coming (hopefully) this summer.
At 11:30 AM we talk with Aaron Rhodes a Kansas City music journalist and the owner and editor-in-chief of Shuttlecock Music Magazine, which just published their first printed magazine edition. Aaron Rhodes also hosts the Shuttlecock’s flagship podcast. For over 4 years Aaron Rhodes has been a music writer for The Pitch. Aaron is also a freelance contributing writer for http://www.Bridge909.org and content manager at http://www.Do816.com. Aaron is also a co-host of the music blog, “In My Head Ache” with Bill Brownlee. Aaron Rhodes joins us to share music and details about Shuttlecock Music Magazine and their first printed magazine edition. More info at: http://www.shuttlecockmusic.com
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