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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: Big Bill Broonzy
(Air Dates: June 25 - July 1) On this week's archive episode of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of bluesman, Big Bill Broonzy, with our...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Helen Humes
(Air Dates: June 18 - 24) On this week's archive edition of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of Helen Humes. We find out what gives 12SJ...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Doc Cheatham
(Air Dates: June 11 - 17) This week on 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday jazz trumpet great Doc Cheatham with our special guest, Nate Na...

  • Added: Jun 10, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Tal Farlow
(Air Dates: June 4 - 10) On this week's archive edition of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of guitarist, Tal Farlow with our special gu...

  • Added: May 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: John Stein
(Air Dates: May 28 - June 5) This week on 12th Street Jump, we welcome jazz guitarist John Stein. We find out what gives John the blues and send of...

  • Added: May 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Bob James
(Air Dates: May 21 - 27) On this week's archive episode of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the music of Bob James with the Grammy Award winner himse...

  • Added: May 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Big Joe Turner
(Air Dates: May 14 - 20) On this week's archive episode of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of Big Joe Turner with our very own David Ba...

  • Added: May 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Robert Johnson
(Air Dates: May 7 - 13) This week on 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of blues legend, Robert Johnson with our guests John Paul Drum and...

  • Added: May 06, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Ron Carter
(Air Dates: April 30 - May 6) On this week's archive episode of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of jazz bassist Ron Carter. Two preside...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Toots Thielemans
(Air Dates: April 23 - 29) On this week's archive edition of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of Toots Thielemans with our special guest...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2019
  • Length: 59:00