Black History Month 2014 Schedule for Tuesday, Feb. 18!

KFAI will celebrate Black History Month (BHM) with a special day of programming on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. KFAI will celebrate Black History Month (BHM) with a special day of programming on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, featuring the 3rd Annual Black History Month Live Remote Broadcast “SoundStage” to celebrate BHM 2014. Order your commemorative hoodie or t-shirt and support the live broadcast on KFAI!

SPECIAL BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAMMING SCHEDULE

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2014

6-7am

“Black History Month: What Is It?”

Host: Frangena Johnson  - Panel Discussion

7-8am

“Fighting Injustice By Uplifting People”

 Host: Black Student Union-University of MN- TwinCities – Panel Discussion

8-9am

“Built Right in Da Hood: Character: Conversation with Tavis Smiley” Host: Lennie Chism – Interview, Music and Commentary

9-10am

“Conversations With Al McFarlane” - Public Affairs

10-11am

“The Bookstore as Radical Space in Black and Brown Communities”  Host: Chaun Webster -Discussion

11am-12pm

“Police Brutality”

Host: Ivan Phifer – Music & Discussion

12pm-2pm

“Classically Sizzling  Afro-Americans Rock Classical Music”  

Host: Janis-Lane Ewart - Music

2-3pm

 

“And The People Say "I'm Black and I'm Proud": Akhmiri's Basement Party” 

Host: Akhmiri Sekhr-Ra – Music

3-4pm

 

“Songs of Substance, Roots & Branches”  

Host: Douglas R. Ewart - Music

4-5pm

“Black Minnesotans: Where Do We Go from here?”

Host: Donald Allen–Panel Discussion

5-6pm

“The Ongoing Struggle for Equity in Higher Education in MN” 

 Host: Shannon Gibney& Danielle Mkali - Discussion

6-9pm

“KFAI BHM Live Soundstage @ Golden Thyme Coffee & Cafe” Music, Comedy, & Poetry

9-10pm

“The Soul Reflection Show” Host: Truth Maze - Music

10-11:30pm

“Floeticz: Neo-Soul, Spoken Word, & All That Jazz”   

 Host: Brittany Lynch–Music & Poetry

11:30pm-1am

“Free Your Mind…P-Funk Tribute”  

Host: Tarik Thornton - Music

1-3am

“When Rhythm Met The Blues Here In America”

Host: Raymond Jackson - Music

3-4am

“H2BE Coaching Solutions”

Host: Jason Muhammad - Discussion

4-5am

“The History of Words” Host: Dr. Sheronda Orridge - Poetry

5-6am

“Malcolm X and the United States of Afrika: The 21st Century Case for Liberation and Egalitarian Pan-Afrikanism in the Motherland”

 Host: Matthew McGlory – Discussion/Music

KFAI presents the 3rd Annual Black History Month Live Remote Broadcast “SoundStage” to celebrate black history month with this special programming.

 

The live program airs Tuesday February 18th 2014 from 6-9pm at 921 Selby Ave, St Paul, MN 55104.

 

The broadcast will feature live performances from Twin Cities’s greatest local artists and musicians; including

T-Scott, Keepin It Real,

Ray Covington,

Fancy Musiq,

Pee Wee Dread,

Mike De’Cole,

Johnie B. Sanders,

Jamecia Bennett,

Quentin Adams,

PaviElle French,

 Krishawna Brown and

 Solflower Collective

 

The broadcast will be hosted by MC - Rollin' and Tumblin' Jacquie "Lady J" Maddix, a broadcast veteran with 24 years of experience in radio and television. For more information, visit

 

http://kfai.org/events/station-events/soundstage-golden-thyme-cafe-black-history-month-live-remote-broadcast, or contact Program Director at 612 341-3144 ext 20, or via email at miguelvargas@kfai.org

 
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