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Every Friday morning, thousands of Cajun French music lovers tune in to KRVS to start their day with Mandy Migues and "Bonjour Louisiane." Like morning coffee, "Bonjour Louisiane" gets you up and going with traditional Cajun French favorites and the latest releases from talented newcomers. Brush up on your French, find out about the fairs and festivals, and share the "joie de vivre" of French Louisiana.

Ghost Town: September 21, 2018

23 hours ago

Deep in the night

Airwaves are quiet

Robots run the show

But there is one place

Vampires show their face

"Ghost Towne Radio"

Modern composer, harsh tones, extreme metal, found sound, voices in a cave.

University of Louisiana at Lafayette Vermilion sports writers Charles Long and Louis Prejean present a weekly update of all things UL Lafayette Sports and more.

The Minor Chord: September 21, 2018

Sep 21, 2018

A musical journey through amplifiers, effects and techniques used throughout modern recording history. Discover what those players were playing in various genres of music.

Off the Tracks: September 20, 2018

Sep 21, 2018

This show is a well-tossed salad of anything from folk to prog rock to back porch blues to funk to punk to psychedelia and more topped with information on the artists and their work.

Francomix: September 20, 2018

Sep 21, 2018

Francomix features the latest releases from the international Francophone pop and dance scene, and also includes some Louisiana music.

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La Vellonera: September 20, 2018

Sep 21, 2018

La Vellonera, a translation for "The Jukebox" used in many Latin-American countries, brings listeners a diverse selection from varied Latin genres, countries, and artists. The program has one sole purpose, to bridge the gap between the Latino and local communities. We have so much in common, and our music is hard evidence!

An interview with Jennifer Guidry discussing the FAetC symposium.

Funkify Your Life: September 20, 2018

Sep 20, 2018

A rich collection of R&B, Soul, Funk and Jazz from New Orleans and the greater Gulf Coast region, going back as far as the late 1940’s, hosted by Dan Phillips.

 

Old Gold: September 20, 2018

Sep 20, 2018

Original rock and roll lives on KRVS. While searching for records to play on "Big Band Swings", I've also picked up some interesting 1950s tunes---and just as BBS has become BBS and other things, Old Gold starts out as a big mix of musical genres, with an emphasis on rock, roll, rhythm, and my favorite, novelty!

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FLOOD RECOVERY

As Flooding Incidents Increase, So Does The Possibility Of Federal Buyouts

Around the country, hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent to buy back individual homes from people who have flooded repeatedly. But buying out a whole neighborhood is uncommon. Louisiana's 2016 flood seems to be changing that for two communities. In Pointe Coupee and Ascension Parishes, a buyout program first used in neighborhoods after Superstorm Sandy may offer a new option to homeowners who have lived with escalating risk for decades.

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