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“For the People”

Tune in to 89.5FM, KPOO, San Francisco (www.kpoo.com), Tuesday the 13th June, 4pm – 6pm, PDT, “For the People,” continuing to celebrate Black Music Month with something from the late Sun Ra, KPOO’s own Ms. Barbara Gainer and the conclusion of the material featuring Archie Shepp, who went 80 back on the 24th May. Notable events for the week: “Janis Joplin” at the A.C.T. Theatre (www.act.org) 13 June; Tia Carroll (www.tiacarroll.com) at Biscuits and Blues (www.biscuitsandblues.com) 14 June; Lakou Mizik (www.lakoumizik.com) at the Freight & Salvage (www.thefreight.com) 15 June; Fandango Jarocho – Son Jarocho Jam Session at La Pena (www.lapena.org) 16 June; Amy Winehouse Tribute Band at Mr. Tipples (www.mrtipples.com) 17 June; Sunday Sessions with Wil Blades (www.wilblades.com) at the Madrone Art Bar (www.madroneart bar.com) on the 18 June; and Larry Vuckovich (www.larryvuckovich.com) at Yoshi’s (www.yoshis.com) 19 June. Cheque it out, Tuesday the 13th June, on 89.5FM, KPOO, San Francisco (www.kpoo.com), 4pm – 6pm, PDT, “For the People.” Produced and hosted by Safi wa Nairobi (safi@kpoo.com).
Posted on: June 12th, 2017 by Safi wa Nairobi

“For the People”

Tune in to 89.5FM, KPOO, San Francisco (www.kpoo.com), Tuesday the 6th June, 4pm – 6pm, PDT, ”For the People.” In-studio guest Tonya Amos will discuss the Grown Women Dance Collective’s 8th Annual Fallen Heroes, Rising Stars: A Juneteenth Celebration Through Dance, coming up the 24th and 25th at the Malonga Casquelourd Centre for the Arts (www.mccatheater.com), in downtown Oakland. We remember Ted Lewis, Jimmy Lunceford, Marvin Isley and Levi Stubbs. We salute Monty Alexander, Gary ‘U.S.’ Bonds, Jimmy Jam, and Tommie Smith, all born 6 June. That and more, including ticket giveaways for Yoshi’s (www.yoshis.com), Tuesday the 6th June on 89.5FM, KPOO, San Francisco (www.kpoo.com), 4pm – 6pm, PDT, “For the People.” Produced and hosted by Safi wa Nairobi (safi@kpoo.com).
Posted on: June 5th, 2017 by Safi wa Nairobi