reports on the odd collision of the Mutual Musicians Foundation’s low-wattage radio station and the Russian propaganda programming broadcast on the same frequency via KCXL.
*The local connections of the jazz-adjacent band the Purna Loka Ensemble are explored by Rick Hellman.
*Steve Kraske interviewed Stacey Kent on KCUR’s Up to Date. The Kansas City Star previewed Kent’s concert at the Folly Theater.
*Charlie Parker’s plastic sax garners a mention in KCUR’s latest arts newsletter.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Johnson County Community College- Featuring some of the most respected local musicians, the Ruel Joyce and Jazz Recital Series kick off on Feb. 17! Happening every Monday and Tuesday at noon, these 1-hour performances are free and open to the public. For more info: (link)
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)