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 multilingual 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).
La Resistencia! December 9, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
La Resistencia is a group of POC creatives living/working in the Kansas City area. they bring their words, our voices, our art, and our bodies to the community in order to show, share, and live the pride of our people....they are unapologetically intersectional.
Tune in to hear them!
A KC blizzard to the soundtrack of the Scottish Lute! November 25, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
Blizzard 2018 in KC has kept most of the programmers from driving in...but this one hoofed her way to make sure the sound stays strong and the community keeps warm next to the radio tubes! .... Re-broadcast of the Scottish Lute with Neal Shipe!
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Foreign and Local Affairs, including election re-cap with Alex Martinez! November 11, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
Alex Martinez and Wajeeh Lion discuss last Tuesday's local and national election results and what it means for the immigrant and minority communities in this country....and a look at elections held across the world and music to inspire!
Purnaprajna Bangere in conversation about music and geometry. October 20, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
We discuss geometry and Indian classical music with Purnaprajna Bangere, Parur system of violin playing virtuoso, ahead of the Purna Loka Ensemble (David Balakrishnan, of the multi-Grammy Award-winning Turtle Island Quartet and bass virtuoso Jeff Harshbarger from Kansas City and the talented Amit Kavthekar from Boston on Tabla) performance at the Lied Center.
Tune-in and find out more about it all! <3