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KKFI Recognized Among Public and Community Radio Stations

June 11, 2014 10:56 pm By KKFI 90.1 FM Comments Off on KKFI Recognized Among Public and Community Radio Stations
KKFI Recognized Among Public and Community Radio Stations

KKFI was recognized June 4 by internationally-distributed Paste Magazine on a list of the Top 10 most unique public and community radio stations. The recognition cited KKFI “…for variety,” adding that “Kansas City is known for its wide range of musical preferences, and has become a hub for concert tours in the Midwest. Fittingly, this station has offered a wide variety of programs, based around anything from rap to psychedelic, since 1988. Also involved in local and national goings-on, the station offers podcasts on environmental issues, women’s concerns, and local arts.”

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“Tambourine Light”- Woods

May 28, 2014 7:57 pm By KKFI 90.1 FM Comments Off on “Tambourine Light”- Woods
"Tambourine Light"- Woods

Woods’ quietly aching “Tambourine Light” engenders comparisons to the Byrds while traveling its own shimmering path.
By Jared McNett

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‘Small Victories’- Chris Shelton

May 14, 2014 3:00 pm By KKFI 90.1 FM Comments Off on ‘Small Victories’- Chris Shelton
'Small Victories'- Chris Shelton

Kansas City artist Chris Shelton’s ‘Small Victories’ EP paves its own lane in a crowded post-rock genre and takes its time doing it.
By Jared McNett

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View KKFI’s “Pete Seeger Memorial Birthday” Concert Videotaped Live on May 2, 2014

May 8, 2014 4:45 pm By KKFI 90.1 FM Comments Off on View KKFI’s “Pete Seeger Memorial Birthday” Concert Videotaped Live on May 2, 2014
View KKFI’s “Pete Seeger Memorial Birthday” Concert Videotaped Live on May 2, 2014

KKFI presented a Pete Seeger Memorial Birthday in honor of the late Pete Seeger’s 95th birthday with song and spoken word. Recorded live at Unity Temple on the Plaza, 707 West 47th Street, Kansas City, Missouri on May 2, 2014. …

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“Rooney Mara”- L3thargic1

May 8, 2014 11:21 am By KKFI 90.1 FM Comments Off on “Rooney Mara”- L3thargic1
"Rooney Mara"- L3thargic1

Hannibal, MO electronic-artist L3thargic1’s “Rooney Mara” is dreamy glitch music that leisurely skips to wherever it wants to go.
By Jared McNett

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Angel Olsen Live at the Riot Room

April 29, 2014 1:25 pm By KKFI 90.1 FM Comments Off on Angel Olsen Live at the Riot Room
Angel Olsen Live at the Riot Room

Angel Olsen’s foot-stamping, heartbreaking set a Kansas City’s tightly packed Riot Room was one of blissful contradictions.

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Arcade Fire Live at the Starlight Theatre

April 27, 2014 3:48 pm By KKFI 90.1 FM Comments Off on Arcade Fire Live at the Starlight Theatre
Arcade Fire Live at the Starlight Theatre

Buoyed by heartfelt, headstrong music, Arcade Fire’s set to a sold-out crowd at the Starlight Theatre found a connection.
By Jared McNett

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“Nov. 18 1994″- Whale’s Sink

April 16, 2014 12:10 am By KKFI 90.1 FM Comments Off on “Nov. 18 1994″- Whale’s Sink
"Nov. 18 1994"- Whale's Sink

Local-act Whale Sink’s mordantly matter-of-fact folk song “Nov. 18 1994″ shows that often the only way to survive a situation is to avoid it.

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