KMUW

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KMUW's programming is more diverse than a typical commercial radio station and even some public stations. The "sound" of KMUW is distinctive - with news and discussion programs that are longer and more broad-based in subject matter, and music programming that is eclectic and innovative, yet still accessible. KMUW provides the people of South Central Kansas with informative and creative radio programming, to meet the educational and entertainment needs of a supportive radio audience, while enhancing and extending the services of Wichita State University. KMUW is the home station for two nationally distributed music shows - the world music show Global Village, and Triple AAA/indie show Strange Currency. Both shows are free and available for both daily and weekend time slots. Please see the individual series pages for more information about both.

Series

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20 Pieces

With a fresh, inventive mix of global sounds and styles and a welcoming presentation, this award-winning show speaks to the joys of musical discovery and smart entertainment with diverse and engaging world music that appeals to a broad audience. The program is FREE and available five days a week or for weekend use. A monthly world music concert series, monthly new releases show, stand-alone holiday programs, and a wide variety of regular specials are also available free to all.

  • From: KMUW
  • Updated: Aug 18, 2019
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9 Pieces

Favorites from the past, present and future. Nighttime becomes eclectic. The show airs six nights a week and is available throughout the year as a one-hour or two-hour show.

  • From: KMUW
  • Updated: Oct 15, 2019

Latest Pieces

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It’s New Month/New Music time in the Global Village. Each month, Global Village devotes an entire show to the best of recently released and forthco...

Bought by WRGY and Radio Phoenix


  • Added: May 31, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 2
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SPECIAL: A special edition of the show as Global Village marks the birthday of Cuban-born saxophonist and clarinetist Paquito D’Rivera. We’ll hear ...

Bought by WRGY


  • Added: May 31, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
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In conjunction with the June Accordion Awareness Month feature, Global Village highlights two father and son zydeco stars – Clifton and C.J. Chenie...

Bought by WRGY, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], and KSKA


  • Added: May 31, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 3
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SPECIAL: It’s Festa della Republica Day in Italy, a national holiday marking the date when Italy voted after World War II to become a Republic. Glo...

Bought by WRGY and KSKA


  • Added: May 31, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 2
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It’s global soul and funk this time in the Global Village - as ‘Reggae Got Soul’ with Toots & the Maytals, Third World, the Beat, and Corey Harris....

Bought by Delmarva Public Radio, KUPR low power FM, RadioFreePalmer, KSKA, WOUB and more


  • Added: May 29, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 11
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We’ll preview our June featured artists, Willie Nile and Bob Dylan.

Bought by Royalton Community Radio and KHNS


  • Added: May 29, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 2
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We’ll hear music from the upcoming LP by David Ramirez, My Love Is A Hurricane as well as selections from World On The Ground, the latest from Sara...

  • Added: May 29, 2020
  • Length: 01:53:58
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We’ll hear music from Bridget Kearney and Benjamin Lazar Davis’ new LP, Still Flying. Kearney, a member of Lake Street Dive, and Davis, a member of...

Bought by Raven Radio


  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 01:53:58
  • Purchases: 1
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Listen for music from the latest from Blesson Roy and Chicano Batman, plus Neil Young, Local Natives and Old Crow Medicine Show.

Bought by KHNS, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", KMXT, and KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio]


  • Added: May 26, 2020
  • Length: 01:53:58
  • Purchases: 4
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We’ll hear music from the latest by Ritchie Kotzen, 50 For 50 as well as music from Freddie Nelson’s Shake The Cage.

Bought by WSLR


  • Added: May 26, 2020
  • Length: 01:53:59
  • Purchases: 1