Arts & Culture

4/16/2009 Art Matters
4/16/2009 Write On Radio!

For the first week of KFAI’s spring pledge drive, we celebrate with guests Willie Murphy and Roy McBride.

Willie Murphy has been writing, performing, recording and producing Blues/RB music for over 30 years. His 1969 collaboration with folk/blues legend Spider John Koerner, Running, Jumping, Standing Still, is still acclaimed as an all-time folk/blues classic.

Roy McBride has been an innovator in the Twin Cities spoken word scene for over 30 years.

Together, they recorded a spoken word CD, Traffic, in 1986, but the original tapes were lost by the CD manufacturer. A duplicate master was recently found, and Traffic has just now been released. The artistic and political message is even more relevant now than when it was first recorded.

4/15/2009 Echo Chamber

After two weeks off, Dr. StrangeDub was back in the driver’s seat… And the good doctor came with a bag full of new stuff: the new Dub Tentacles compilation on Fresh Poulp; the Hi-Fi Hustlers’ Blagging It EP; and the new Remembering Machine from Secret Archives of the Vatican topped the list.

4/14/2009 Disabled and Proud

Pledge Week show

4/13/2009 CHAT Radio: Hmong Arts Culture
4/13/2009 Listening Lounge

Pledge drive show: Several short features from Salt Institute of Documentary Studies, John Biewen and others.

4/13/2009 Health Notes
4/12/2009 Tehuti: From the Griot to the MC

Sabbatical show with special guest DJ Steely.

4/12/2009 Sound Affects: A Radio Playground

Peter and the Wolf, narrated by Weird Al Yankovic, music by Wendy Carlos.
Commercial Parodies from a wide variety of sources.

4/12/2009 Filipino American National News