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KRCC Music Director, Vicky Gregor, sat down with guitarist and songwriter Archtop Eddie of Mango Fan Django to discuss the reunion show of RAKU, a reggae band Archtop started in Colorado Springs in 1979. RAKU will perform Sunday, September 10th at the KRCC Fall membership drive open house at 912 N Weber St, more details […]

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The local, independent music scene in Southern Colorado has a lot of momentum right now. From the Haunted Windchimes’ high profile Prairie Home Companion appearance last October, to the success of the first annual Florence Americana Music Festival in August, local bands and musicians have been gaining exposure and coming together in exciting new ways. […]

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This month we’re bringing a special fall arts show to the airwaves, highlighting all kinds of creativity in the region.

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In the midst of putting together a segment focused on the music scene of Colorado Springs we became aware of a collective of musicians and artists who call themselves The Kings of Space. The group is made up of musicians from Southern Colorado bands Briffaut, The Grant Sabin Band, We Are Not a […]

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SpaceX
March 29, 2017 | NPR · Later today, the private company SpaceX plans on launching a satellite using a rocket that it has launched once before. Reusing equipment could make it cheaper to do business in deep space.
 

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March 29, 2017 | NPR · Africa’s elephants have been poached by the thousands for their tusks. Many of those tusks are then smuggled to China, one of the largest markets for the banned material.
 

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March 29, 2017 | NPR · The agency must decide this week whether to ban chlorpyrifos, a pesticide widely used on produce. The EPA thinks it could pose risks to consumers. But its new head made his name fighting such rules.
 

Arts & Life

March 29, 2017 | NPR · Set in 18th century London, Hulu’s new drama, Harlots, is about a group of women who work and live in brothels. The show is told from the point of view of the women and has an almost entirely female production team.
 

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March 29, 2017 | FA · Daniel Magariel’s debut novel explores the fierce love a 12-year-old boy has for his abusive father. Critic Maureen Corrigan calls it a “slim, deeply affecting and brutal story.”
 

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March 29, 2017 | NPR · Since the American musician won the Nobel Prize in literature last year, he has not yet picked up his award in person or delivered the customary lecture required for him to receive the prize money.
 

Music

March 29, 2017 | NPR · The North Carolina home of singer, pianist and civil rights activist Nina Simone has sold. Now the new owners are trying to figure out how to honor her past.
 

Courtesy of the Artist
March 29, 2017 | NPR · The band Dream Wife began as an art school project designed to explore feminine tropes in pop music — before it became a real band dedicated to doing the very same.
 

Courtesy of the artist
March 29, 2017 | NPR · The opening title track from the young guitarist’s new album blooms like a field of Texas bluebonnets swaying on the side of the highway.
 

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