Thursday at 8:00 pm
The Local Showcase features live or recorded performances of music, poetry, prose, etc. of local and regional artists. This showcase is hosted by a variety of KKFI programmers covering a broad spectrum of musical genres.
Local Showcase Welcomes Barclay Martin, The AJ Young Band and Lost Cowgirl Records September 7, 2017 | 8:00 pm
Diana Linn, Host of the Tasty Brew Music Radio Show on Tuesday Mornings on KKFI, will be hosting the Local Showcase this week on September 7. Her guests will be Crossroads MusicFest musical artists Barclay Martin, the AJ Young Band and Don Simon from Lost Cowgirl Records.
Celebrating our DIY community with the upcoming KC Zine Con and some events of the past week! August 24, 2017 | 8:00 pm
Organizers and volunteers from the upcoming third KC Zine Con join us to talk about this DIY effort in the first hour....then we go to live Recordings from the 38th Ethnic Enrichment Festival and the Millions for Prisoners March!
Unpacking Poetry: Featuring Uptown Arts Bar All Star Poets August 17, 2017 | 8:00 pm
Lawrence poets Topher Enneking and Garret C. Tufte and Kansas City poet Sharon Gibson will share their thoughts on poetry that was recorded at the Uptown Arts Bar. This talented team will analyze and comment of the featured poetry, deconstructing the techniques used and evaluating the emotional or intellectual impact of the featured works.
Local Showcase: Fred Wickham & The Mad Kings Trio July 20, 2017 | 8:00 pm
Starting at 8:00 pm and hosted by Signal To Noise's Barry Lee, this week's show features two live performances by area artists. The first hour will featured Fred Wickham and members of the Hadacol Caravan and the second hour will feature The Mad Kings Trio from Lawrence, Kansas.
Kelley Hunt on The Local Showcase with Diana Linn of The Tasty Brew June 22, 2017 | 8:00 pm
Roots R&B/Americana singer/songwriter/piano player/guitarist, Kelley Hunt, joins Host Diana Linn at 8 pm for an in depth conversation exploring the artist's musical life and times on The Local Showcase. Kelley has been paired with Kansas City area native and now Nashville based Songwriter, Jeff Black to perform at KKFI's fundraising extravagance June 30th at The Folly Theater - Collaborations Live!
Billy Ebeling LIVE in Studio! June 1, 2017 | 8:00 pm
From the White Guy (Keith Washburn): Billy is the best one man band anywhere! Yes, I first met Billy over 10 years ago and he's even better now... he plays over 10 instruments, often 2-3 at a time. Listen as we play some local music AND we'll have Billy in studio with us for at least a FULL hour (two hour show).