Recent News

  • KFAI’s local music show is very excited to host alt-country rocker Ben Weaver on Friday, September 12th from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Tune in to MN Soundtrack:node/3302 to hear some live performances as well as tracks from Ben Weaver’s new album The Ax in the Oak. He’ll also talk about his CD release party on Saturday, September 13th at the Turf Club:http://www.turfclub.net.

  • Womenfolk DJ Ellen Stanley hosts the next edition of KFAI Roots Night on Saturday, September 13th at the Acadia Cafe. In addition to playing MC, Ellen will pick up her banjo and share some of her own Mother Banjo:http://www.motherbanjo.com originals.

  • Hundreds of people were arrested during demonstrations at last week’s Republican National Convention in St. Paul. City Council Members Cam Gordon and Gary Schiff say that the “preemptive raids and questionable uses of force [by police] show a troubling pattern” that is not consistent with free speech. They are calling for an independent investigation of police conduct during the RNC.

  • Hundreds of people were arrested during demonstrations at last week’s Republican National Convention in St. Paul. Now, a pair of Minneapolis City Council members are calling for an independent investigation of police conduct during the RNC.

  • Be sure and tune in this Wednesday September 10th at 6:00 am for a tribute to the great Mel Torme. Rockin’ in Rhythm host David Cummings will welcome to the studio local musician and music historian Les Block. If you are a Mel Torme fan or just a casual listener I think you will find these to be a very entertaining three hours.

  • Join the KFAI News Team for alternative coverage of the closing night of the Republican National Convention (RNC) on Thursday, September 4th from 6 to 10 p.m. KFAI’s citizen journalists will be inside the Xcel Energy Center and out in the streets of Saint Paul covering the evening’s events.

  • Join the KFAI News Team for alternative coverage of the closing night of the Republican National Convention (RNC) on Thursday, September 4th from 6 to 10 p.m. KFAI’s citizen journalists will be inside the Xcel Energy Center and out in the streets of Saint Paul covering the evening’s events.

  • Dee Henry Williams, host of A Great Blend of Watercolors:http://www.kfai.org/node/107 invites you to Art for Healing & Celebration Saturday, September 6, 2008, 1:00pm – 5:00pm, at KFAI, 1808 Riverside Avenue. A blue jean workshop will occur from Noon to 1:00.

  • KFAI will air a special two-hour edition of Democracy Now on Wednesday, September 4th from 11am to 1pm. Tune in as Amy Goodman reports the from behind the scenes at the Republican National Convention in Saint Paul.

  • KFAI will air a special two-hour edition of Democracy Now on Wednesday, September 4th from 11am to 1pm. Tune in as Amy Goodman reports the from behind the scenes at the Republican National Convention in Saint Paul.

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