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Today's interview is with Shawntell Lewis concerning Vermillionville's Boo Bayou Fall Festival! The event will take place Saturday, October 19, 10AM-3PM.

"Celebrate Halloween with the family at Vermilionville!

There will be plenty to keep the kids busy including old-time games, face painting by Laura Westbrook, balloon animals by the Fun Co., magic by Mitch Richard. We`ll also have a coloring station and trick-or-treating throughout our historic village.

The Flipside: October 14, 2019

15 hours ago

Soul and R&B hits and grooves from way back and today.

Fall Fundraiser 2019!

16 hours ago

Hey listeners!  It's finally Fall and we'll be starting our fundraiser this coming Friday, Oct 18.   As you already know, KRVS depends on your financial support to pay its bills!  If you love KRVS programming please consider supporting us again this year.  We love new members too, so don't be shy! 

Medicine Ball Caravan: October 14, 2019

16 hours ago

Monday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or krvs.org) features several new recordings by The Revelers, Soul Creole, Radio Zydeco, Dylan LeBlanc, Beth H

Harpestry: October 14, 2019

19 hours ago

An eclectic mix of harp music from around the world. You'll hear music throughout the ages, from the very beginnings of written music to pieces by contemporary composers. Harps have been incorporated into the musics of surprisingly diverse countries. While the music of Ireland is closely associated with the harp, it can also be found in countries such as Spain, Mexico, Paraguay, Italy and even the Far East countries such as Burma, China and Japan. Hosted by Valerie Green.

Bonjour Louisiane: October 14, 2019

19 hours ago

Every morning, thousands of Cajun French music lovers tune in to KRVS to start their day with Pete Bergeron 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.

Jah Mon: October 13, 2019

19 hours ago

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: October 13, 2019

20 hours ago

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: October 13, 2019

20 hours ago

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.

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