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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19 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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21 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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Global Village highlights some Afrobeat in this visit, including music from Fela’s sons Femi and Seun Kuti, Kiala – who worked in one of Fela’s ban...

Bought by Lower Cape Communications, KEOS, Delmarva Public Radio, KKRN, KGOU and more


  • Added: Nov 17, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 11
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SPECIAL: Global Village marks the birthday of the late, great Crescent City legend Dr. John. We’ll hear music from a number of his albums and as pa...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], Delmarva Public Radio, Lower Cape Communications, WSLR and more


  • Added: Nov 17, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 12
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SPECIAL: Global Village marks Garifuna Settlement Day, a national holiday in Belize to celebrate the Garifuna people and culture. This indigenous A...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, WOUB, WLPR, WNYE and more


  • Added: Nov 17, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 9
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SPECIAL: Global Village marks Moroccan Independence Day with a program devoted to music from that nation. We’ll hear some of the ‘70s artists who u...

Bought by Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, Delmarva Public Radio, Radio Phoenix, Robin Hood Radio/ WHDD AM 1020/FM 91.9-WLHV FM 88.1 /WGHQ AM 920 and more


  • Added: Nov 15, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 11
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Philip B. Price is a founder of the New England-based band Winterpills but has recently released a new solo album, Bone Almanac, which recalls the ...

Bought by KMXT and Royalton Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 14, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 2
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We’ll celebrate the birthdays of musicians Donald “Buck Dharma” Roeser of Blue Oyster Cult plus music from Bonnie Raitt, Shawn Colvin and more.

Bought by Radio Phoenix


  • Added: Nov 12, 2019
  • Length: 01:53:57
  • Purchases: 1
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We’ll celebrate Veterans Day with selections from Drive-By Truckers, Jason Isbell, Huey Lewis and The News and Bob Dylan.

  • Added: Nov 11, 2019
  • Length: 01:53:57
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This time in the Global Village, it’s music from the Spanish guitar and Spanish guitarists. We’ll hear legendary new flamenco guitarist Paco de Luc...

Bought by KUPR low power FM, WESM 91.3 FM, WHCP-LP, Prairie Public, KSUT and more


  • Added: Nov 09, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 17
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Rubber Rodeo was a Boston-based band that imagined an intersection between American country music and British art rock in the style of Roxy Music. ...

Bought by WLPR, WSLR, Radio Phoenix, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 07, 2019
  • Length: 01:53:56
  • Purchases: 6
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Released in 1973, Takin’ My Time was Bonnie Raitt’s third album and featured her take on songs written by artists as diverse as Mississippi Fred Mc...

Bought by KRCB-FM "Radio 91" and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 06, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 2