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KCUR-FM is a high quality, news, information and entertainment service in a non-commercial environment. KCUR-FM is "Your Station For NPR News" and is a source for diverse local programming.

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12th Street Jump Series - Subscribe Now Public Radio's weekly Jazz, Blues, and Comedy Jam, recorded live from 12th Street in Kansas City, where Basie tickled the ivories and Big Joe Turner shouted the blues. Each week we celebrate the birthday of a jazz or blues great with sketch comedy, improv and great live music. "An urban/jazz PHC."

  • From: KCUR
  • Updated: Aug 04, 2020
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KC Currents, a new program covering news and culture in Kansas City’s diverse communities.

  • From: KCUR
  • Updated: May 12, 2015

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Caption: Dave Lambert
(Air Dates: June 16 - 22) This week on 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday and career of Dave Lambert, of Lambert, Hendricks, and Ross with...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Erroll Garner
(Air Dates June 9 - 15) On this week's archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Erroll Garner, with our own Joe Cartwright....

  • Added: Jun 08, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Paquito D'Rivera
(Air Dates: June 2 - 8) This week on 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of Paquito D'Rivera with our special guest, Dave Chael. Eboni offe...

  • Added: Jun 01, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Bob James
(Air Dates: May 26 - June 1) On this week's archive episode of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the music of Bob James with the Grammy Award winner h...

  • Added: May 26, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Fats Waller
(Air Dates: May 19 - 25) On this week's archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Fats Waller. Dr. Pearl helps Keith Richard...

  • Added: May 18, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Red Garland
(Air Dates: May 12 - 19) This week on 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday and career of Red Garland, with our very own Joe Cartwright. Ebon...

  • Added: May 12, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Mary Lou Williams
(Air Dates: May 5 - 11) This week we celebrate the birthdays of composer Irving Berlin and Kansas City's own queen of jazz, Mary Lou Williams. Conc...

  • Added: May 04, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Toots Thielemans
(Air Dates: April 28 - May 4) This week on 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of Toots Thielemans with our special guest, Randy Weinstein....

  • Added: Apr 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Charles Mingus
(Air Dates: April 21 - April 27) This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Charles Mingus with our special guests Steve Lambert an...

  • Added: Apr 20, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Herbie Mann
(Air Dates: April 14-20) On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of Herbie Mann with our special guests, Rob ...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2015
  • Length: 59:00