Sunday at 8:00 am

Groove Juice Special

Groove Juice Special

Your host Pop Freeling starts your Sunday Morning off with a superfun show for kids and playful people of all ages. The Groove Juice will be made each week with an original mix around a theme like Super Powers, Space, Dreams, Food and Gratitude. You’ll hear great music, interviews, special guests, stories, birthday shout outs and upcoming family events. Kids have access to radio, whether their pulling out an old transistor, getting stuck in the car with the family or tuning in on a live stream. Give them some groove juice every Sunday and it’ll save their soul!

 

Here’s a sample playlist…

 

The Groove Juice Special by The Kansas City Bear Fighters (original by Slim & Slam)

I’ll be Glad When You’re Dead You Rascal You by Louis Armstrong

What a Wonderful World by Dan Zanes featuring Lou Reed and the Rubi Theater Co.

Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots, Part 1 by The Flaming Lips

Ninja Ninja Fight Darth Vadar by The S*xy Accident

The Imperial March by John Williams

Star Trekking Across the Universe by The Firm

Space Oddity by David Bowie

Interplanet Janet by Lynn Ahrens & Schoolhouse Rock

Mercedes Benz by Janis Joplin

Sunbeams and Some Beans by Kimya Dawson

Boggis, Bunce and Bean from Fantastic Mr Fox Soundtrack by Alexandre Desplat

The Heroic Weather Conditions of the Universe, Part 7 by Alexandre Desplat

Flight of the Bumble Bee and Mexican Hat Dance by Rafael Mendez

War Dance for Wooden Indians by Raymond Scott

Vacation Bible School by Truckstop Honeymoon

Animal Crackers by Wee Hairy Beasties with Jon Langford of the Mekons

I Don’t Wanna Grow Up by the Ramones

I Won’t Grow Up by Ricky Lee Jones

 

Visit us online at https://www.facebook.com/TheGrooveJuice

 

Post your comments, requests and birthday shout outs (with parent permission, of course).

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On this week's all ages celebration we go Español! Tocaremos canciones tradicionales, y singsongs clásicos infantiles, todos en la lengua latina. We'll play traditional songs, singsongs and children's classics all in the Latino tongue. Sintonice para el sabor local y los sonidos del sur profundo, profundo! Tune in for local flavor and the sounds of the deep, deep south!


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Pop Freeling | Email me | Facebook

Pop is a life science teacher and seeker of adventure. He has been on KJHK and KAW radio in Lawrence and enjoys presenting curious things to people in any medium. Sip or chug some groove juice with him and the kids on Sunday mornings.


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