KFAI will celebrate Black History Month (BHM) with a special day of programming on Tuesday, February 19, 2013. The station is looking for dynamic live programming – produced by African Americans – that explores the history of our people in America. To see the schedule…

Date: 
February 28, 2013
 

KFAI’s Program Committee has made its selections to finalize a regular on-air host line-up for the Morning Blend. The program was conceived as a news department-led collaboration between news and music hosts guided by a producing anchor each weekday morning from 6 to 8 am. Five teams have been named, bringing together a varied collection of voices that are both fresh and familiar to KFAI listeners…

Date: 
February 14, 2013 to February 24, 2013
Venue Name: 
New Century Theatre
Price Range: 
$24-$30
Date: 
February 17, 2013
Venue Name: 
State Theatre
Price Range: 
$36.50-$46.50

Orkestar Bez Ime is Bulgarian for “orchestra without a name.” The local group formed in 2002 to bring Balkan dance music to the Upper Midwest. It performs across the country with a repertoire that reaches from Albania to the Ukraine, with plenty of stops in-between. Tonight on MinneCulture, producer Daniel Zamzow captures their recent performance at Acadia Cafe. For more information on Orkestar Bez Ime, visit rogaria.com.

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Marty Owings and Paul Gardner talk with House Majority leader Erin Muprhy and Senate Minority Leader David Hann.

Marty will talk with Morning Blend hosts Flor Frey and Mike Fischbein at 7:40 am on Wednesday, February 6.

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Brenda Bell Brown talks with spoken word artist Keno Evol on KFAI’s Morning Blend

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President Barack Obama came to Minnesota on February 4th to tout the city’s success in reducing gun violence. He used the setting to make a case for expanding background checks for gun purchases, and to place limits on the purchase of certain kinds of firearms and high capacity clips.

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Crankshaft and the Gear Grinders return home this week after a phenomenal performance at the 29th International Blues Challenge in Memphis, Tennessee, where the band made it to the semi-final round. Tonight, MinneCulture presents an encore performance of Crankshaft and the Gear Grinders, recorded at Harriet Brewing’s Tap Room and produced for KFAI by Daniel Zamzow. To learn more about Crankshaft, visit crankshaftmusic.com.

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