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.
A First Hand Account of Life with Lyme Disease June 23, 2016 | 8:00 pm
Learn more about Lyme in an interview with Kansas City area native, Jeremy McClain who has dealt with Lyme for over 20 years! The biologist and musician has suffered from a range of symptoms that were misdiagnosed with a range of health problems before he learned the root of his illness.
Urban Grown Sounds June 23, 2016 | 8:00 pm
The great Urban Grown Tour happens June 25th and 26th in the Kansas City area. To pay tribute to our local growers and their farms, we will be playing songs suggested by the people who produce our precious produce! Learn more about the event by tuning in.
Jeff Harshbarger June 2, 2016 | 8:00 pm
A prolific composer and bandleader in his own right, Jeff has recorded and performed across the globe with such varied artists as Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, Bobby Watson, Darol Anger, Allison Miller, Curtis Fuller, Forever Tango, Eugene Chadborne, Milt Abel, Tango Lorca, Jimmy Carl Black, Krystle Warren, Snuff Jazz, Brad Cox, Nathan Granner, Ghosty, The People's Liberation Big Band of the Greater Kansas City Area and Forrest Whitlow.
Orphanns and Psychedelic Garage March 31, 2016 | 8:00 pm
Arjay hosts with the first hour dedicated to the band Orphann. Their 1977 album "Up For Adoption" was remastered and released on CD in 2015. Guitarist Hugh Ruddick will be my in studio guest. The second hour will feature Tom Sorrells and Mark Prellberg playing rare and unreleased psychedelic and garage music from KC's storied past.
KC POET TREE March 24, 2016 | 8:00 pm
Hosted by Purpose, Nightlife Jones, Slam Ulit, and KC POET TREE, the first showing of the new slam team will perform as well as some friends of Slam ULIT. Also the Dynamic forces of KC POET TREE. You get the first listen before they go to the semi-finals for Louder Than A Bomb!