Sunday at 3:00 p.m.
Global Roots Radio
The mission of Global Roots Radio is to showcase the various ethnic, immigrant and hyphenate communities in the greater Kansas City area. Global Roots is a bi-lingual magazine show
featuring the music and public affairs, language and culture of various ethnic
communities, in their own voice.
Global Roots aims to provide a venue for the many immigrant and second generation communities in the Kansas City metropolitan area to showcase their culture, music and language, in their own
The program invites guests, to air music from their own collections, and speak about their communities in KC and back home. (Engineering and technical expertise provided by KKFI/Global Roots Crew).
Immigrant’s Song – with Gerald Trimble and Serdar Tuncten April 17, 2016 | 3:00 p.m.
Serdar and Gerald begin with the Turkish roots music and connections salient to their programs, and explore how thus tradition and many others have been shaped by migration of all kinds.
Helen Gebre-Amlak of Ethiopian Connection will have a guest speaker, Harold Glen Fuller, that will talk about Ethiopian presence in the world since 1906, when National Bank of Ethiopia was first founded by Emperor Menelik II.
Steve ‘Duck” McLane is back on Global Roots Radio! March 20, 2016 | 3:00 p.m.
tune-in to hear Steve ‘Duck” McLane's choice cuts on this episode of Global Roots Radio!
music and stories from The Gambia with Paul Ceesay! March 6, 2016 | 3:00 p.m.
Paul Ceesay (former Olympian, current Global Roots Radio guest-host) joins us to share music and stories from his home country of Gambia! Tune-in for the sweet sounds of West Africa!
The Bollywood edition featuring love songs for all ages, and live performances on the air! February 28, 2016 | 3:00 p.m.
Venkat Manda returns to the Global Roots Radio Program with Love as the theme with songs for all ages and live performances on air! Also there will be information about upcoming events in town! Tune-in and get smitten!