Thursday at 7:00 pm
Thursday Night Special
You never know what you might hear in this time slot. It could be a new show audition, a timely current events story or a show from our archives.
The first Thursday of the month features Khadijah and the White Guy, a half hour program about race, followed at 7:30pm, by Shots in the Night Radio Theater.
The second Thursday features Mind The Gap, an hour of UK Underground Dance Music hosted by J Zed.
The last two or three Thursdays of the month are dedicated could be anything!
A Little of This, a Little of That October 8, 2015 | 7:00 pm
The Thursday Night Special has been a program where we could try different things out. EcoRadio KC, Jaws of Justice Radio, Radioactive Magazine, and Mind the Gap have all graduated from this program to their own weekly timeslots.
Khadihjah Hardaway and Keith Washburn of Khadijah & the White Guy, heard during this time on the first Thursday of the month join Mike Murphy to talk about what their program means. We'll also hear Paul Cienfuegos Community Update, Amy Goodman's Weekly Podcast and more.
Khadijah & The White Guy, Plus Shots In The Night! October 1, 2015 | 7:00 pm
Khadijah and The White Guy are back on the airwaves with yet another lively discussion on racial issues which are endemic to the KC metro area, includin a call-in portion of the show. Then, at 7:30, the Shots In The Night crew are back with another hilarious satire for your listening pleasure.[social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/khadijah-the-white-guy-plus-shots-in-the-night-5/" title="Khadijah & The White Guy, Plus Shots In The Night!"/]
From Ark to Microchip: Thursday Night Special September 24, 2015 | 7:00 pm
Presents an audio-art program featuring work at H&R Block Artspace's current In Pursuit exhibition.
“A musical interpretation of Kansas City Art Institute faculty member Warren Rosser’s large-scale paintings…orchestrated for clarinet, bass clarinet and a pair of ‘zwooms,’ physically imposing instruments that resemble wide-mouthed hoses with woodwind mouthpieces attached at one end.” --Robert Eisele, The Kansas City Star. Features interview with Warren Rosser and the woodwinds of Thomas Aber and Dwight Frizzell.
A Stella Music Box playing a star-field disk, time-stretching technology, cosmo-minded newEar musicians, and an Hathorian priestess make cosmic music. With Jay Mandeville, Daniel Warneke, Rhondda Francis, Chuck Haddix, and Dwight Frizzell.[social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/from-ark-to-microchip-thursday-night-special/" title="From Ark to Microchip: Thursday Night Special"/]
Mind The Gap Radio: Dancefestopia 2015! September 10, 2015 | 7:00 pm
J Zed has new music from Redlight, plus a chat with Doug and Kevin Bordegon of Borda Productions, the founders of the Dancefestopia, and Jeanna Ross with Miss-N-Scene will talk with Zed about the unique experience making the official videos of the event. DJs Bobby Bohn and Avant Garde will be on hand for a chat about their upcoming festival sets, and then Avant Garde will do an exclusive guest mix.[social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/mind-the-gap-radio-dancefestopia-2015/" title="Mind The Gap Radio: Dancefestopia 2015!"/]
Khadijah & The White Guy, Shots In The Night! September 3, 2015 | 7:00 pm
Khadijah & The White Guy are back in the saddle to take your calls on issues affecting race relations in our community, and then it's an all-new episode of Shots In The Night, KKFI's radio theater troupe![social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/khadijah-the-white-guy-shots-in-the-night-5/" title="Khadijah & The White Guy, Shots In The Night!"/]
Parker’s Planet : Yardbird in the Space Age – One Hour Special August 27, 2015 | 7:00 pm
The freedom-loving, and bebop-fused ascendency of Charlie Parker is illuminated in this musical biography written by Jay Mandeville with the voices of Chuck Haddix (author of Bird: The Life and Music of Charlie Parker), Dick Wright, Rodney Franks, Jeff Harshbarger, Joey Skidmore, and Margaret LaPique ; along with rare Yardbird recordings courtesy the Marr Sound Archives.[social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/parkers-planet-yardbird-in-the-space-age-one-hour-special/" title="Parker’s Planet : Yardbird in the Space Age – One Hour Special"/]
“Mind The Gap” Dancefestopia Special! August 13, 2015 | 7:00 pm
join J Zed as she brings you new heat from Mele, Disclosure & Sam Smith, Paul Woolford, and more! PLUS, it's the first of a two-part series in the run up to the return of Dancefestopia, the region's largest EDM festival, held right here at Berkeley Riverfront Park in Kansas City.[social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/mind-the-gap-dancefestopia-special/" title="“Mind The Gap” Dancefestopia Special!"/]
Khadijah & The White Guy, plus Shots In The Night! August 6, 2015 | 7:00 pm
Khadijah & The White Guy are back in the saddle to take your calls on issues affecting race relations in our community, and then it's an all-new episode of Shots In The Night, KKFI's radio theater troupe![social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/khadijah-the-white-guy-plus-shots-in-the-night-4/" title="Khadijah & The White Guy, plus Shots In The Night!"/]
Roger Waters: Amused to Death July 30, 2015 | 7:00 pm
The program will feature an extensive interview with Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters as well as nine tracks from the album.
Craig Bailey of “Floydian Slip” will host the show.[social_share url="http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/roger-waters-amused-to-death/" title="Roger Waters: Amused to Death"/]