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“Preparing for Spring Gardening!” January 26, 2015 | 6:00 pm
On EcoRadio KC

It's time to start thinking about spring gardens in the Heartland. Learn what you need to be doing now for a healthy yard and garden in the coming months. Call in with your gardening questions. Guests: Dennis Patton --Johnson County K-State Research and Extension Horticulture Agent &
Mae Christenson -- Master Gardener

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The Tiny House Movement — Living Small with Jay Shafer January 27, 2015 | 5:00 am
On New Dimensions

Houses in the U.S. average between 1500 to 2300 square feet, but this may be slowly shifting thanks to the Tiny House Movement happening worldwide.

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Tasty Trio on the Brew January 27, 2015 | 6:00 am
On Your Morning Buzz: Tuesday

This week's Tasty Brew Music Edition of Your Tuesday Morning Buzz will feature three of the tastiest songwriters in real Country music who will be visiting Kansas City this week - Jason Eady with Adam Hood on their Southern Brothers from Another Mother Tour and Courtney Patton (aka Mrs. Jason Eady).

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Live from the Sundance Film Festival! January 27, 2015 | 8:00 am
On Democracy Now!

Tune in to Democracy Now! all week for our special broadcast live from the Sundance Film Festival.

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God and Government Turkish Music, and Remembering Marcus Borg January 27, 2015 | 12:00 pm
On Interfaith Voices

Interfaith Voices delves into the unique relationship between God and government in Turkey and we listen to an interview with Marcus Borg in remembrance of his life and work.

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Keane Bhatt on State of the Union, Daniel Denvir on Silencing Mumia Act January 27, 2015 | 6:30pm
On Counterspin

After the State of the Union address, one paper's headline was "Obama Pulls No Punches," but another said the speech consisted of "modest proposals," while a third deemed it "A Bold Call to Action Even if No Action Is Likely." What's the public to make of this exercise in political theater and the media's morning-after tea leaf-reading? We'll talk with journalist and activist Keane Bhatt.

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in London, 1964 January 28, 2015 | 5:00 am
On Pacifica Radio Archives’ “From the Vault”

We proudly feature a recently discovered and previously unknown recording of a speech by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The recording has been verified as the only known recording of the 62-minute speech made in London on December 7, 1964, and is thought to be the only known record of a comprehensive public statement by King on apartheid in South Africa.

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1985 January 28, 2015 | 6:00 am
On Your Morning Buzz: Wednesday

Mike Murphy plays music from 1985 as well as takes your calls on the air on your reflections of 1985 (816 931 5534).

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Live From the Sundance Film Festival! January 28, 2015 | 8:00 am
On Democracy Now!

Tune in to Democracy Now! all week for our special broadcast live from the Sundance Film Festival.

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Spying, Secrecy & Suppression January 28, 2015 | 9:00 am
On Alternative Radio

There is an assault on civil liberties and fundamental rights. State spying, secrecy and suppression have vastly increased. 9/11 is the pretext for surveillance that never stops giving. Both Democrats and Republicans have greatly expanded the powers of the multiple government agencies who watch and monitor us.

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Wednesday MidDay Medley presents Singer-Songwriters: Teri Quinn + Dustin Rapier + Crystal Clayton January 28, 2015 | 10:00 am
On Wednesday MidDay Medley

Mark plays New & MidCoastal Releases from: Katy Guillen & The Girls, Ruth Acuff, The Grisly Hand, Belle and Sebastian, La Guerre, Tyler Gregory, Calvin Arsenia, Whiskey for the Lady, 3 Son Green, Dustin Rapier, and more. At 10:15 Andrew Earl joins us to discuss Dawg Daze Winter Wing Ding benefit, at Californos in Westport, Saturday, January 31, 6:00 pm. At 10:30, we'll talk with pop singer/songwriter, and piano man, Dustin Rapier who will be performing his original music at The Tank Room, on Friday, January 30, at 8:00 pm. At 11:00 Mark talks with Kansas City based singer/songwriter, Crystal Clayton. At 11:30 Teri Quinn joins us live in our 90.1 FM Studios. Teri Quinn and Her Situation play Coda Bar and Grill on Friday, January 30 ay 9:00 pm.

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“Why Climate Matters Most and Why We Need You” with John Kurmann January 28, 2015 | 12:00 pm
On All Souls Forum

KKFI's own John Kurmann will discuss why there really is a “too late” when it comes to avoiding a climate catastrophe and the crucial need for every person who cares to join the fight.

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ARTSPEAK PRESENTS, Judith G. Levy and Caitlin Horsmon January 28, 2015 | 6:00 pm
On Artspeak Radio

Artists Judith G. Levy and Caitlin Horsmon discuss how they use history, found materials and research in their work.

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Doo-Wop Voices January 28, 2015 | 7:30 pm
On American Routes

Join American Routes on the street corner for some "shang-a-langs" and "doo-wop de waddas" from the past and the present. Confused? Listen in to our conversation with New Orleans' own Aaron Neville about his recent album of '50s classics, including his take on the harmonizing genre. Then we visit with Brooklyn bred Kenny Vance, founding member of Jay and the Americans, to talk mechanics and art of the doo-wop sound. You'll be "shama-lama ding dong"-ing in no time!

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Inaudible Postscript (Broadcast premiere) January 28, 2015 | 11:30 pm
On From Ark to Microchip

A meditation on radio's disembodied voices and the unwriting of history.

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Live From the Sundance Film Festival! January 29, 2015 | 8:00 am
On Democracy Now!

Tune in to Democracy Now! all week for our special broadcast live from the Sundance Film Festival.

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“Blowing the Roof Off the Twenty-First Century” January 29, 2015 | 9:00 am
On Tell Somebody

Tom Klammer features a phone covnersation with Professor Robert McChesney about his new book, Blowing the Roof Off the Twenty-First Century, which "...uses a sophisticated political economic analysis to delineate the recent trajectory of capitalism and its ongoing degeneration."

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New Discovery: Dr. Martin Luther King speech in London 1964 January 29, 2015 | 12:00 pm
On Sprouts

We are happy to present a newly discovered Dr. Martin Luther King talk, delivered in London on Monday December 7, 1964.

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Krip Hop January 29, 2015 | 12:30 pm
On Making Contact

You've heard of Hip-Hop, but what about Krip-Hop? That's the name for the international movement of disabled artists, poets, musicians, and MCs.

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Live From the Sundance Film Festival! January 30, 2015 | 8:00 am
On Democracy Now!

Tune in to Democracy Now! all week for our special broadcast live from the Sundance Film Festival.

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No Between the Lines due to Fund Drive January 30, 2015 | 9:00 am
On Between the Lines

Between the Lines will not air during the fund drive, but check back here later in the week, so you can listen online.

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Where Angels Fear To Tread: Making Art That Heals the Broken Places LILY YEH January 30, 2015 | 9:30 am
On Bioneers

Painter and professor Lily Yeh’s approach to community healing takes that which is broken and creates something whole and wholly new and beautiful through public art. From Philadelphia to Rwanda, broken places are her canvases. People’s stories are the pigments. People’s talents and creativity are the tools. At the heart of her work is the transformation of human heart.

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Felt Forum 12/5/71 Part one January 30, 2015 | 9:00 pm
On Grateful Dead Hour

The end of last week's Winterland show, some AOXOMOXOA, some Garcia/Grisman, and a rocking excerpt from the Felt Forum's December 1971 show.

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The Flamingos in the Rock an’ Soul Jukebox Spotlight January 30, 2015 | 5:00 am
On Rock n’ Soul Jukebox

Have a rockin' and soulin' Saturday with the Spotlight shining on one of the greatest Doo Wop groups who also honed their skills as instrumentalists, in the process becoming one of the first self-contained R&B outfits. We'll also have a Penelope P. Penelope Mystery Cover and music, mostly in mono sound from Bunker Hill, the Troggs, Bobby Vinton, Brook Benton, Dyke & the Blazers, Ronettes, Bobby Rydell, the Chimes, Royal Teens, Rock-a-Teens, Shirelles, and many, many more. Tell your ears to be there.

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Americana Reliability: Chip Taylor, Doyle Lawson, Kristin Andreassen and The Malpass Brothers January 31, 2015 | 7:00 am
On Music City Roots – Live From the Loveless Cafe

Music City Roots brings you modern classics from Chip Taylor, Doyle Lawson, Kristin Andreassen and The Malpass Brothers playing live at the Factory in Nashville!

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Sharing Law January 31, 2015 | 2:30 pm
On WINGS

Janelle Orsi talks to Kellia Ramares-Watson about her creation of the Sharing Law category and the uses, growth, and importance of the field.

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Grant Peeples February 1, 2015 | 7:00 am
On Art of the Song

Folk/Roots artist Grant Peeples is known for his axe-sharp socio-political tunes as well as Roger Miller type humor and heart gigging ballads. He and his band, The Peeple's Republik will be in KC on February 17th at the Olathe Library at 6:30 and at Knuckleheads on Feb 18th at 7:30.

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Tet February 1, 2015 | 3:00 p.m.
On Global Roots Radio

Megan Bui returns with more Vietnamese Culture as we approach the New year (Tet)

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Dr. Kaku Answers Your Questions! February 2, 2015 | 5:00 am
On Exploration

Michio Kaku answers questions posed by listeners: is there a God? How accurate are the movies, like Interstellar and Lucy? Later, Dr. Ken Croswell talks about the Rosetta mission to the comets.

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The Homelessness Marathon and The Frank Williams Outreach Center & KKFI Pledge Drive February 2, 2015 | 9:00 am
On Jaws of Justice Radio

Jeremy Alderson AKA - Nobody, host of the Homelessness Marathon and Tom Page from the Frank Willians Center in KCK join Host Richard Tripp of Care of Poor People.

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Faith Without Religion: Bowing To The Mystery Of Life with Roger Housden February 3, 2015 | 5:00 am
On New Dimensions

Roger Housden shares with us that keeping faith does not require a religious code or practice “Faith is a wholehearted bodily knowing,” he says. Faith is an aliveness that doesn’t have an explanation. The purpose of life is revealed gradually.

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Solar Flare: Sun Ra Riffs The Blues Kansas City Style February 4, 2015 | 11:30 pm
On From Ark to Microchip

Sun Ra and the Cosmo-Myth Arkestra are featured here exploring Kansas City style jump-blues as influenced by their many gigs at rib joints, lofts, dance halls and theaters in the Midwest in the 1980s.

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No Between the Lines Due to Fund Drive February 6, 2015 | 9:00 am
On Between the Lines

Between the Lines will not air during the fund drive, but check back here later in the week, so you can listen online.

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Felt Forum Part 2 February 6, 2015 | 9:00 pm
On Grateful Dead Hour

A Full Hour from the Grateful Dead's 12/5/71 Felt Forum show.

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Why did the Little Red Rooster Cross So Many Roads Down to Eugene? February 6, 2015 | 9:00 pm
On Grateful Dead Hour

David Gans, The Grass is Dead, and Howlin' Wolf From Willie Dixon, plus more from the Felt Forum '71 show.

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Q & A on Aliens, UFOs, the Existence of God, plus Dr. Ken Croswell February 9, 2015 | 5:00 am
On Exploration

We present a question and answer session: are there aliens in space? What about UFOs? Can we prove God exists?
Then, we present the second part of our interview with Dr. Ken Croswell, about extra-solar planets and black holes.

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Restorative Justice That Works with Sunny Schwartz (ENCORE) February 10, 2015 | 5:00 am
On New Dimensions

“That ‘tough on crime’ stuff is such a fallacy, and it’s been hijacked. It’s a sham. When you have prisoners doing nothing all day on the backs of our hardworking taxpaying money, with a seventy percent failure rate, you know something is really wrong. We’ve been doing the same thing for 150 years. It’s about time we start getting tough on crime in an effective, smart, and successful way.”

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Parker’s Planet 1: Yardbird in the Space Age February 11, 2015 | 11:30 pm
On From Ark to Microchip

"A totally new, inspirational way of thinking—a fresh, freedom-loving and articulate voice, as diaphanous as mist and as hard as nails—came shimmering up the river from twilit New Orleans, threading smokily through R-and-B Oklahoma, and then, once energized by an onslaught of Saint-Vitus like dance rhythms, transformed violin-laced Kansas City theater orchestras into havens for madly-syncopating, blues-inflecting tone poets…”—Jay Mandeville

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Learning To Love Well – Thoughts On A Long-Lasting Relationship with Linda Carroll February 17, 2015 | 5:00 am
On New Dimensions

“The trouble isn’t that love goes in cycles, not that there are hard times or long periods of disconnection, the trouble is what we do during those times.”

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Parker’s Planet 2: Yardbird in the Space Age February 18, 2015 | 11:30 pm
On From Ark to Microchip

Featuring Chuck Haddix (author of Bird: The Life and Music of Charlie Parker), Dick Wright (former KU jazz educator), and Rodney Franks (Denver jazz programmer).

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“Strict Father” And “Nurturant” Parenting Styles: Metaphors For Political Ideologies with George Lakoff, Ph.D. February 24, 2015 | 5:00 am
On New Dimensions

George Lakoff compares two opposing political ideologies with two distinct parenting styles. He explains that the strict disciplinarian parent parallels conservative ideology, and the nurturant empathetic parent parallels progressive ideology.

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Parker’s Planet 3: Yardbird in the Space Age (Premiere Broadcast) February 25, 2015 | 11:30 pm
On From Ark to Microchip

Featuring Maggie LePique (LA jazz radio host), Rhondda Francis, Tony Allard, and Jeff Harshbarger (jazz bass master and KKFI jazz host).

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ESP, Autistic Children, Remote Viewing, Telepathy, And More with Diane Hennacy Powell, M.D. March 3, 2015 | 5:00 am
On New Dimensions

Dr. Diane Hennacy Powell describes how her curiosity about human consciousness led her to study the extent of human extrasensory abilities.

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