Wednesday MidDay Medley
Produced and Hosted by Mark Manning
Wednesday, February 20
Marion Merritt’s Musical Discoveries
+ Laurel Morgan & Sascha Groschang of The Wires
Mark welcomes SPECIAL GUEST: Marion Merritt who joins us to share information from her musically-encyclopedic-brain. Marion Merritt is the co-creator of the blog: a2-m3.com providing information about: Music, Film, Art, Books, Television, Technology, with links, downloads, and articles keeping us current with the latest musical and film news.
On this week’s show, Marion will play tracks from: Junip, Pantha Du Prince, Grouper, Ex-Cops, Atoms for Peace, Matthew E. White, Mac DeMarco, Nosaj Thing, Samuel Yirga, Foxygen, UUVVWWZ. We’ll also hear tracks from: The Wires.
At 11:15 Mark and Marion talk with Laurel Morgan & Sascha Groschang of The Wires, an alternative exploration in string sound from KCMO. Laurel Morgan on violin (formerly of In The Pines) & Sascha Groschang on cello) compose & perform original music for violin & cello. The Wires play a CD Release at the recordBar, Saturday, March 9, at 7:00 PM, accompanied by a video-installation by multi-media artist Ben Parks.