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Jah Mon: September 16, 2018

Sep 17, 2018

Southwest Louisiana's longest-running reggae tradition...Rasta Reggae Radio! You will hear 2 hours of True WordSoundPower including classic to 21st Century Roots-Rockers, ska, rocksteady, dee-jay, nyabinghi, dancehall and dub. A typical program will open with earlier vintage classics before moving to newer releases, followed by a live-in-concert set and a dancehall set before concluding with more classics from the Golden Age of Reggae. KRVS was the first Southwest Louisiana radio station to establish a steady weekly Reggae showcase beginning back around 1980.

Earth Beat: September 16, 2018

Sep 17, 2018

Music from around the map. For over a decade now, KRVS has devoted it's Sunday evenings to World Music with this program as one of that evening's cornerstones. You can hear field recordings to contemporary hits from around the world.

Espacio Latino: September 16, 2018

Sep 17, 2018

Hosted in Spanish. Traditional music from all around the Latin world. Information on cultural events and social services of interest to the local Latin community.

Guidry's program is basically a request type show from call-ins and write-ins. He also does live interviews of musicians and on other French related topics. The main concept is to bring his audience the Cajun Music that would normally he heard if one was at a Sunday Afternoon Dance. Listeners can expect to hear recorded Cajun music from the very traditional roots musicians to the current popular progressive Cajun Music. Occasionally, you can hear live musical performances. You may also hear live phone interviews. You may also hear from musicians talking about their music.

Dimanche Matin: September 16, 2018

Sep 17, 2018

Lots of traditional and contemporary Cajun French favorites. Includes a weekly segment with A.J. LeBlanc on Acadian genealogy.

La Lou Jukebox: September 16, 2018

Sep 17, 2018

Blake Miller welcomes the Sunday morning with selections from the old masters of Cajun French music as well as some newer musicians driven by their influences.

Dirty Rice: September 15, 2018

Sep 17, 2018

Dirty Rice is the longest running Louisiana Music show going today. Started by Todd Mouton back in 1991, the show is now hosted on an alternating weekly basis by Lee Kleinpeter and I. We're trying to bring you the best Louisiana music on your Saturday nights. The way I see it is that it's time to roll up the rug, sweep up the floor, turn up the radio loud and wear out the linoleum if you're housebound, drive a little faster if you're out on the streets, or just plain have fun out there cooking in the kitchen.......

Bluegrass Highway: September 15, 2018

Sep 17, 2018

Contemporary Bluegrass from Bill Monroe to Josh Williams.

Born on the Bayou: September 15, 2018

Sep 17, 2018

Swamp Pop, Zydeco, Creole, Cajun, Louisiana R&B, Blues and more.

Zydeco Est Pas Sale: September 15, 2018

Sep 17, 2018

MC calls it "Promoting the creole cultural music AND the culture." JB calls it "Promoting and supporting the Zydeco Music" They both meant to say all you listeners out there can expect to hear Zydeco music, live musicians, tidbits, community event updates, humor and short serious thoughts. Listeners can also hear conversation about the old times and various cultural activities.

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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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