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Old Gold: October 11, 2018

Oct 11, 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!

 

Medicine Ball Caravan: October 11, 2018

Oct 11, 2018

Thursday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or krvs.org) radiates the newest from Cat Power, Neil & Liam Finn and Zuider Zee. Also: tracks by Iggy Pop, Belle and Sebastian, Miranda Lee Richards, Yo La Tengo, Steppenwolf, T.

Bonjour Louisiane: October 11, 2018

Oct 11, 2018

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.

Beat Current: October 11, 2018

Oct 11, 2018

With a passion for combining new beats, sounds and auditory movements with timeless ambient and electronic classics dating back from the 1920s-30s to today, I take a loose theme (normally inspired by new experiences or topical events every week) and run with it when creating a new episode of Beat Current.

A sampling of modern and traditional Classical Music.

Louisiana Eats: October 10, 2018

Oct 10, 2018

Each episode takes listeners to the fields and farms, restaurant and home kitchens where the food action is really happening meeting the people who perpetuate the renowned food culture of this delicious place. During the hour long program Poppy also travels outside of her home turf to hear what’s new in the national and international food world.

Out to Lunch: October 10, 2018

Oct 10, 2018

OUT TO LUNCH finds creative business consultant Aileen Bennett conducting business Acadiana style: over lunch. Each week Aileen invites guests from Acadiana's  business community to join her. Beyond the foundations of the Acadiana economy - oil, cuisine, music - there is a vast network of entrepreneurs, small businesses, and even some of the country's largest companies who call Acadiana home. Out to Lunch is the cafeteria of the wider Acadiana business community. You can also hear the show on KRVS 88.7FM.

Bayou to Beltway: October 10, 2018

Oct 10, 2018

This week Bayou to Beltway talks with Dr. Thomas Aiello who has written an important book on the issue of non-unanimous juries in Louisiana.

Medicine Ball Caravan: October 10, 2018

Oct 10, 2018

Wednesday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or krvs.org) hits the newest releases from Shemekia Copeland (featuring birthday boy, John Prine), Billy F. Gibbons, Yvette Landry & the Jukes, Doyle Bramhall II and The Record Company.

Bonjour Louisiane: October 10, 2018

Oct 10, 2018

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.

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Local Produce Live: Lost Bayou Ramblers "Blues de la Bouteille"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4oVO5F6Yado&feature=youtu.be KRVS Local Produce Live at Cypress Lake Studios featuring Lost Bayou Ramblers "Blues de la Bouteille"

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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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