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Eight One Sixty w/ Chris Haghirian

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Turn on, tune in and listen local to a weekly hour (60 minutes, get it?) devoted to music from the 816 and surrounding areas. Middle of the Map Fest organizer and #kcmusic champion Chris Haghirian and The Bridge's Sarah Bradshaw take a look at what's filling local venues right now while looking back at some old favorites, host live in-studio sessions and talk with some of the people in town that get things done. Connect with Chris Instagram http://instagram.com/chrishaghirian Facebook http://facebook.com/concertchris Twitter http://twitter.com/concertchris Email concertchris@gmail.com

Turn on, tune in and listen local to a weekly hour (60 minutes, get it?) devoted to music from the 816 and surrounding areas. Middle of the Map Fest organizer and #kcmusic champion Chris Haghirian and The Bridge's Sarah Bradshaw take a look at what's filling local venues right now while looking back at some old favorites, host live in-studio sessions and talk with some of the people in town that get things done. Connect with Chris Instagram http://instagram.com/chrishaghirian Facebook http://facebook.com/concertchris Twitter http://twitter.com/concertchris Email concertchris@gmail.com

Location:

United States

Description:

Turn on, tune in and listen local to a weekly hour (60 minutes, get it?) devoted to music from the 816 and surrounding areas. Middle of the Map Fest organizer and #kcmusic champion Chris Haghirian and The Bridge's Sarah Bradshaw take a look at what's filling local venues right now while looking back at some old favorites, host live in-studio sessions and talk with some of the people in town that get things done. Connect with Chris Instagram http://instagram.com/chrishaghirian Facebook http://facebook.com/concertchris Twitter http://twitter.com/concertchris Email concertchris@gmail.com

Language:

English

Contact:

(816) 756-3580


Episodes

New Music Tuesday June 22

6/22/2021
KC area musicians continue to release so much new music and we’re happy to share it with you on our show. Hear a new single from The Greeting Committee who have a big show coming up on Saturday, August 7, THE GREETING COMMITTEE w/ JAKE WELLS @ LOUD & LOCAL. Also, hear one from Alyssa Murray’s brand new EP and you can catch her this Friday, Alyssa Murray & Miki P at FMK Social Gallery. Then music from Mac Lethal, Bob Walkenhorst and Una Walkenhorst, Sam Arjes, The Popper and They Call Me...

Duration:00:59:02

Make Music Day 2021

6/15/2021
This time on the show we’re going to hear from 11 musicians performing on Make Music Day, Monday, June 21. Make Music Day started in France in 1982 and is now celebrated in 1000+ cities in 120 countries across the globe. This year, for the first time, Kansas City is part of the celebration. The event is a day of FREE music, concerts, and events that stretch from Lemonade Park in The West Bottoms to Knuckleheads in The East Bottoms, and from Kansas City International Airport to 18th & Vine....

Duration:00:59:19

Record Store Day 2021

6/8/2021
This week on the Eight One Sixty, we'll celebrate Record Store Day: Drop #1 happening this Saturday, June 12. Are you familiar with Record Store Day? It’s been happening around the world since 2007 and it’s a day to celebrate the culture of the independently owned record store. Here in KC, we are blessed with so many great record stores. Have you seen the list of Record Store Day exclusives for this drop? It’s massive and filled with great stuff. We'll run through some highlights from the...

Duration:01:00:26

Upcoming Concerts in June + Beyond

6/1/2021
Today is all about the Concert Calendar, music fans wondered throughout the pandemic, when would all of the concerts come back... well, they’re back! More and more shows are being announced every day and just this morning two more massive concerts were announced: Foo Fighters with Radkey at Azura Credit Union Amphitheater on August 5 and Alanis Morissette with Garbage and Liz Phair on September 19 at T-Mobile Center. On the show today we’ll play music from 10 acts and run through...

Duration:00:59:39

New Music Tuesday May 25

5/25/2021
New Music May continues on the Eight One Sixty! For the third week in a row, Chris plays new and recently released music from 10+ KC area musicians. We’ll jump in first with one from 2020 from Blackstarkids, as they’re having the best week ever! They’re going out on tour with GROUPLOVE, including a stop at Liberty Hall in Lawrence on Sept. 22, and they also just got added to the lineup (along with Radkey) for the massive Riot Fest in Chicago. Then we'll move onto some heavy hitters, with...

Duration:01:00:33

New Music Tuesday May 18

5/18/2021
Just like last week, we’re going to keep playing new music for you on the Eight One Sixty! This week we’ll play through and talk about new music from 11 more KC area acts all putting out great stuff. We’ll hear from Wyndsrfr, Dreamgirl, Noah Spencer (featuring Addie Sartino of The Greeting Committee), Quite Frankly, Quinn’s Laundry Hearse, Darcie A. Hingula, Passerine Dream, The Black Creatures, Jazlyn, Cuee, and Scores. That’s some indie pop, some hip hop, some shoegaze, and a little...

Duration:01:01:18

New Music Tuesday May 11

5/11/2021
We’re 129 days into 2021 and KC musicians have already released about 175 albums, EPs, and singles - and that's just the ones we know about. We hear new music, some recent releases, and some stuff that hasn’t even been released yet. Hear from Riley The Musician, Alyssa Murray, Olympic Size, CompanyNoCompany, The Grisly Hand, Eddie Moore, Kat King, Lava Dreams, Sara Morgan, KIAN BYRNE, and Danny McGaw.

Duration:00:59:56

New Music Tuesday April 27

4/27/2021
This Tuesday at 6PM on the Eight One Sixty radio show on 90.9 The Bridge is another week of celebrating new music from KC area musicians and bands. We’re only four months into the year and KC-area musicians have already released over 150 albums/EPs/singles. We’ll kick off the show by debuting brand new music from Kianna White, who is playing a show outside at Lemonade Park on Friday, May 7 along with The Creepy Jingles, Monta At Odds, and DJ Thundercutz. Then we’ll play a brand new one from...

Duration:00:58:33

New Music Tuesday April 20

4/20/2021
This week on the Eight One Sixty, it's another show focusing on new and recent releases. We’ll hear nine new songs from Kat King, Maal (featured on the cover of the inaugural issue of Shuttlecock Music Magazine), Shawn M. Stewart featuring They Call Me Sauce and Miki P, Kadesh Flow, Nx Blame, Dangerously Biased, Florian Arbenz featuring Hermon Mehari, Julia Othmer, and a song from the new documentary “The Hidden Pandemic” (now playing on Kansas City PBS) from Sara Swenson featuring Mark...

Duration:00:59:16

New Music Tuesday April 13

4/13/2021
It's another episode all about new music and recent releases on the Eight One Sixty! Hang out with us for an hour and hear new stuff from 11 KC-area musicians. At the top of the show, we’ll also talk about some recently announced concerts and some concert date changes. We'll hear music from The Slowdown, Charlotte Bumgarner, Chess Club, You Monster You, Eems, Alyssa Murray, Stik Figa, Kadesh Flow featuring Ryan Heinlein, Ethan & Charlie G Music, Lazy Projector and Scores (a project...

Duration:00:58:08

Jacki Becker

4/6/2021
This week's episode of the Eight One Sixty continues our celebration of Women's History Month with long-time music promoter and friend of the show, Jacki Becker of Eleven Productions Presents. Tune in to hear music from and stories about Purity Ring, Zola Jesus, Waxahatchee, CHVRCHES, St. Vincent, Dessa, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings and Neko Case. If you’ve been missing shows and music conversations, this episode is for you!

Duration:01:05:30

Spring Funding Drive

3/30/2021
We're celebrating Spring Funding Drive week on The Bridge with longtime friend and collaborator John Kreicbergs of Propaganda3. John K. has been a volunteer during Pledge Week on the show for years, and he’s also been part of teams that have brought you events like Boulevardia, Middle of the Map, Thundergong and more. We handed over the show to him and let him call all of the shots. He’ll flex his Masters in music and music nerdness on our show and share music and stories from: The...

Duration:01:02:12

Eight One Sixty 2021-03-30 - Public Television 19

3/30/2021
We're celebrating Spring Funding Drive week on The Bridge with longtime friend and collaborator John Kreicbergs of Propaganda3. John K. has been a volunteer during Pledge Week on the show for years, and he's also been part of teams that have brought you events like Boulevardia, Middle of the Map, Thundergong and more. We handed over the show to him and let him call all of the shots. He'll flex his Masters in music and music nerdness on our show and share music and stories from: The...

Duration:01:02:12

Katy Guillen & the Drive

3/16/2021
We continue our celebration of Women's History Month on the Eight One Sixty this week, featuring Katy Guillen & the Drive! Katy Guillen and Stephanie Williams visit us via Zoom to talk about what they’ve been doing through the pandemic and we’ll hear about their very cool, multi-cam, incredibly mixed, upcoming livestream concert on Saturday, March 27 from recordBar. Also during the show, we’ll hear music from their catalog, as well as songs they've been listening to during the pandemic....

Duration:01:00:07

Eight One Sixty 2021-03-02 - Public Television 19

3/2/2021
We're kicking off March with more new music on the Eight One Sixty! We’ll hear from The Greeting Committee, J Jerome, Collidescope, Quiet Takes, The Black Creatures, Lava Dreams, John Velghe & the Prodigal Sons, Dan Jones and The Squids, Greg LaFollette, and Nan + The One Nite Stands.

Duration:00:44:36

Black History Month

2/23/2021
On this week's episode of the Eight One Sixty, we will celebrate Black History Month. During the show we’ll hear music from several great KC area artists including The Freedom Affair, Jelly Rose, They Call Me Sauce, Modern Day, Kemet Coleman, Crystal Rose Music, Kadesh Flow, Ivy Roots, Cuee, Brotha Newz - the Ustadh and Chico Sierra, Stik Figa, ConductorWilliams, Les Izmore, Deep Breath and Jass. All month long The Bridge has been observing Black History Month in several ways: Bridge...

Duration:01:00:51

New Music Tuesday Feb. 16

2/16/2021
It's another New Music Tuesday on the Eight One Sixty this week! We’ve been saying it for nearly a year now, but despite the pandemic, it’s amazing how so many musicians are finding ways to put out new music during these crazy times. We’ll start the show with music from a young KC musician named PmBata, who blew up this month on Spotify and Tik Tok. Their song Roadtrip debuted in the top 5 on Spotify, where it’s already racked up more than 13 million spins since Feb. 5 — that’s over a...

Duration:00:57:30

Folk Unlocked Virtual Conference

2/9/2021
On this week's episode of the Eight One Sixty, Chris takes a deep dive into the Folk Unlocked Virtual Conference. This year would've marked the return of the Folk Alliance International Conference to Kansas City, after spending the last two years in Canada and New Orleans. The physical return to KC will have to wait till 2022, but the good people at Folk Alliance are NOT taking the year off. Instead, they've curated and created an amazing virtual conference from Feb. 22 through 25. Like the...

Duration:00:58:53