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).
Hiroshima, Nagasaki remembrance and music! August 12, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
Recordings from the the most recent Peace Works KC gathering of atomic bombing remembrance and a re-airing of stories and interviews in our Japan-centric first hour followed by celebration of music and cultures showcased at the 39th annul KC Ethnic Enrichment Festival!
immigration Panel: we the people; all the people (recorded live) July 29, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
immigration Panel: we the people; all the people recorded live in KC on July 24th, 2018.
organizing and mobilizing within cultural diversity in under-represented communities: a conversation with Ana Ramirez! May 27, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
Raised within an indigenous Mayan culture, Ana Yesenia Ramirez has pursued an education in Anthropology and Latin American Studies and has been engaged in the way of outreach and education with minority communities and youth in the Northeast neighborhoods of KC. A recent transplant to the area, we are feeling fortunate for her time on the show today to talk about activist anthropology, participatory research, access and activism.
ambient, synth, experimental and archival field recordings from around the world! May 20, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
join us for two hours of experimental, noise, ambient soundscapes/sound-escapes of rare, ear-opening and heartwarming recordings from around the world! <3
Noise/Experimental/Underground from Around the World! April 22, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
DJ Piper Harrow joins us for a two-hour tour of noise/underground/experimental world sounds...songs reflecting current events and uniting sounds <3