Thursday at 8:00 pm

Local Showcase

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.

Upcoming episodes

Local Showcase: Playwrights, Poets and Storytellers April 26, 2018 | 8:00 pm

Pot Luck Productions' Glendora Davis and crew will showcase some of their latest short plays freshly written by area women playwrights. River and Prairie Story Weavers are story tellers in the ancient oral tradition traced back to prehistoric campfires. Unpacking Poetry is creation of a trio of KKFI volunteer poets, Topher Enneking, Garret Tufte and Sharon Gibson. They showcase and then analyze some of the area's best poets.

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Recent episodes

Tracer Heights March 29, 2018 | 8:00 pm

Rivertrade Radio's Scott Stanton welcomes Tracer Heights to the Local Showcase.

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Kansas City Irish March 15, 2018 | 8:00 pm

We preview Saint Patrick's Day with a sampling of our rich local Irish music scene.

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PLANET ROJO March 8, 2018 | 8:00 pm

Stormin' Norman hosts local band Planet Rojo,who will be playing live in studio.

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Local Showcase welcomes Kelley Hunt and Kelly Hunt! March 1, 2018 | 8:00 pm

Join Diana Linn, Host of KKFI's "The Tasty Brew Music Radio Show", for a one of a kind musical collaboration between KELLEY Hunt -- known as the "Queen of the 88s" and Kansas City's "Banjo Kelly", KELLY Hunt!

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Local Showcase featuring Rick Stasi February 15, 2018 | 8:00 pm

Multi-talented Rick Stasi takes you on a fun filled and hilarious journey live from the KKFI studios in midtown KC!!

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Flannigan’s Right Hook January 4, 2018 | 8:00 pm

There's been some changes in Flannigan's Right Hook. We'll feature the new lineup on this week's program.

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Neal Shipe on the Scottish Lute! December 21, 2017 | 8:00 pm

We hear and discuss the Straloch Lute Manuscript. Happy winter solstice!

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hyphenate identities through poetry! December 14, 2017 | 8:00 pm

Ravyn Joi, Nkenge Jazz Burkhead, Vincente SubVersive Perez, and Alex Martinez share expressions of identity and read to us from their poetry!

hear! hear! <3

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DizzyDoza and Ditallu December 7, 2017 | 8:00 pm

We have a special show this week featuring great young artists making original music in Kansas City: rapper DizzyDoza and soundscape crafter Ditallu. Tune in for an exploration of what the future of KC area music sounds like.

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Magical Mystery Yule November 30, 2017 | 8:00 pm

Gerald Trimble, Angela Carmack, and Rick Diamond celebrate the Beatles and the Holiday Season.
Also joining them, will be percussionist Allaudin Ottinger of the BCR band and Mark Wickersham of External Combustion Orchestra.

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