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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

Stay Home and Livestream Gigs

3/31/2020
On this week's epipsode of the Eight One Sixty, we turn our attention to the HUGE amount of live-streaming gigs happening every day now. We’ll play music from several acts and let you know when you can tune in and catch a live-streaming concert from them! We’ll hear from these acts on the show: Quixotic - Saturday nights at 7:30 pm Facebook live - check their FB page Calvin Arsenia - Monday nights at 8PM, Weds at 11AM, Fridays at 9PM - check their FB page Samantha Fish - Fish Fridays,...

Duration:00:57:40

New Music Tuesday March 24

3/24/2020
On this week's episode of Eight One Sixty, it’s another NEW MUSIC show. We’re going to play a bunch of new music from several KC musicians! On the show we’ll hear from Blackstarkids, Westside Royal, Hi-Lux, Amy Marcus, The Roseline, Katy Guillen and The Drive, Jillian Riscoe, Grant Klein, and Jelly Rose Music. We’ll kick off the show with a song from They Call Me Sauce called “Kansas City Food,” as a reminder that you can still support so many great KC restaurants by ordering carry-out...

Duration:00:56:12

Women's History Month 2020

3/17/2020
The Bridge has been celebrating Women's History Month by playing great music and sharing stories from so many amazing women in music. On this week's episode of Eight One Sixty, we'll do a deep dive into historic women in KC music, and to do so we brought in Bill Brownlee. Bill Brownlee is a long time concert reviewer and music writer for The Kansas City Star, contributor to KCUR 89.3, he’s been blogging since before the word “blog” was a word, he’s worked for music labels/distributors but...

Duration:01:00:34

Jake Wells

3/10/2020
On this week's episode of Eight One Sixty on 90.9 The Bridge, we’ll be hanging out with Jake Wells and his band, who just released a brand new EP called “Sunday Morning.” We’re going to play the album track for track, and have Jake and his bandmates share the stories behind the songs. If you’re not familiar with Jake Wells, he’s a great singer-songwriter, he has nearly 3 million spins on Spotify and recently was on the TV show, “The Voice.” This Saturday, March 13, Jake Wells will be...

Duration:00:56:49

New Music Tuesday March 3

3/3/2020
This week on the Eight One Sixty, it’s all about new and recent releases... again! There’s so much good music coming out of Kansas City right now — this is already our fourth new music show of 2020. We’ll hear from Una Walkenhorst, Fritz Hutchison, Ivory Blue, Kerosene Culture, The Widow's Ride, The Black Mariah Theater, Same Empathy, sMallWaves, Teri Quinn and the curiously named Jesus Loves the Atom Bomb.

Duration:00:57:05

Black History Month with Les Izmore & Kemet the Phantom

2/25/2020
On this week's episode of Eight One Sixty, we're handing the show over to guests Les Izmore (Heartfelt Anarchy/Arquesta Del SolSoul) and Kemet Coleman (The Phantastics/Kemet the Phantom) as we celebrate Black History Month on the show. One of them picked some historic KC musicians and the other picked current and upcoming acts. It’s going to be a good show as we share music picked by two of my favorite voices, acts and storytellers in KC music, Les and Kemet. We’ll hear from Nublvckcity,...

Duration:01:01:50

New Music Tuesday Feb. 18

2/18/2020
On the Eight One Sixty, it’s another week of celebrating new and recent releases from KC bands. There’s so much new music coming out of our region, we want to make sure it’s on your radar and share it with you. This week on the show we’ll hear new stuff from Ultimate Fakebook, You Monster You, Kian Byrne, Knife Crime, DeMaur, Miki P & the Swallowtails, The Moose, Haunted Dolls, Brotha Newz, City Pets, Grant Klein and Mackenzie Nicole. We’re barely two months into 2020 and this is already...

Duration:00:57:09

New Music Tuesday Feb. 11

2/11/2020
On this week's episode of Eight One Sixty on 90.9 The Bridge it’s all about new music, again! We did an all new music show two weeks ago and we’ll do another one next week too. There’s so much new KC music coming out right now. This week we’ll hear new music from: - Joy Camp: catch them at recordBar with Fathers and Brother Moses on Feb 14 - The Roseline: new album out on April 3, "Good/Grief" - Clay Hughes featuring Stik Figa, G. Love & Special Sauce and Auni Saxton: new EP, “Color &...

Duration:00:57:04

Love Songs

2/4/2020
On this week's episode of the Eight One Sixty, we’re throwing a lovefest! We’re getting an early start on Valentine’s Day and digging back in our KC music catalog to do so. We’ll play a variety of love songs — some happy ones, sad ones, feel good ones and angry ones too. For this week’s show, we’ve got music that’s between seven and 20+ years old! In addition to playing the songs, we’ve reached out to the musicians for a little back story on these love songs. We’ll hear music from Cowboy...

Duration:00:55:39

New Music Tuesday

1/28/2020
On the next Eight One Sixty, it’s all about NEW music! Every year in KC hundreds of musicians put out new music and they’re off to a great start in 2020. On the show we’ll play brand new music from almost a dozen KC acts. We’ll hear from Mac Lethal, Mackenzie Nicole, EBONY TUSKS, The MGDs, Misha Music, The Pedaljets, Noah Davis and Heavy Electric, Here On Mars, Same Empathy, Amy Marcus and Jairy.

Duration:00:56:54

The Band That Fell To Earth KC: A Tribute To David Bowie 2020

1/21/2020
It’s all about David Bowie on this week's episode of Eight One Sixty! We're talking about this weekend’s two tribute shows: the 5th Annual The Band That Fell To Earth KC Tribute To David Bowie at recordBar on Friday, Jan. 24 and Saturday, Jan. 25. For the fifth year now, 13 of the city’s most prominent rock, blues, jazz and folk musicians will come together to celebrate the great David Bowie. Every year the shows sell out, so get your tickets now! On the radio show we’ll be joined by band...

Duration:00:58:29

Various Blonde and New Music

1/14/2020
This week's episode of Eight One Sixty is all about new music! First up, Various Blonde will stop by to talk about their brand new EP, curiously titled "3S 1.” We’ll also talk about their upcoming shows and a special benefit show happening on March 8 at recordBar, with a reunited Elevator Division and money raised from the show benefitting The Eshelman family. We’ll also hear new music from these KC musicians and bands: Yes You Are (our opening bumper), Knife Crime, Eems, Lauryn VonAhnen,...

Duration:01:00:30

Anna Selle and Claire Adams

1/7/2020
Eight One Sixty is kicking off 2020 with two special guests stopping by The Bridge studios! First up is photographer, event organizer and activist Anna Selle, who will talk about the Bandwaggn Winter Formal happening this Saturday, Jan. 11, at The Mulberry Room. Bandwaggn Kansas City's mission is to empower girls and trans youth to build community through authentic relationships, and lead a movement toward collective liberation. The event will serve as a fundraiser for the cause. Then...

Duration:00:57:43

New Year's 2020

12/24/2019
On this Christmas Eve episode of the Eight One Sixty, Chris will be providing your guide to local shows on New Year's Eve. The show will kick off with special guest Will Gregory, who will be talking about Crossroads Hotel's New Year's Eve party with Quixotic and Calvin Arsenia. Upcoming New Year's Eve shows: - Making Movies, Wick & The Tricks, Radkey andDJ Thundercutz at The Truman - Hembree and Mess at The Bottleneck - Momma's Boy, Heidi Lynne Gluck, BUMMER,Thighmaster and Approach at...

Duration:01:00:17

Chris Haghirian's Best of 2019

12/17/2019
On this week's episode of the Eight One Sixty, host Chris Haghirian will be sharing a few of his favorite tracks from 2019! Tune in to hear from KC-based artists Other Americans, Hipshot Killer, Me Like Bees, Hot Suede, Claire Adams, Middlechild, Wonderfuzz, Kadesh Flow, LyMerrick, Good Saint Nathanael, Sky Smeed and OLIVIA FOX!

Duration:01:00:10

Bill Brownlee's Best of 2019

12/10/2019
This week on the Eight One Sixty, we celebrate The Bridge's Winter Funding Drive and have a special guest appearance from Bill Brownlee, who joins Chris to talk about his favorite music of 2019. He writes for The Kansas City Star, he's a master blogger, he contributes to KCUR 89.3 and so much more. He'll sit down with us and we'll play some of his favorite recordings of 2019. We'll hear music from Reggie B and the Popper, Brody Buster's One Man Band, Matt Villinger, Keaton Conrad, Jamila...

Duration:01:00:14

Nicole Springer

12/3/2019
Nicole Springer will appear on this week's episode of Eight One Sixty. The Kansas City singer-songwriter is playing the entirety of her new album, "Willing," and sharing the stories behind the songs. Nicole is performing on Saturday, Dec. 14 at The Brick with Teri Quinn.

Duration:00:59:42

Mark Manning Day 2019

11/26/2019
This week on the Eight One Sixty, it's Mark Manning Day! Mark hosts Wednesday MidDay Medley on KKFI 90.1 FM. Before he begins his four weeks of countdown shows, we'll get a preview of some of his favorite recordings of 2019, his favorite 119 Recordings of 2019 and some of his favorite concerts of 2019.

Duration:00:59:48

Una Walkenhorst and Chase the Horseman

11/19/2019
On this episode of the Eight One Sixty, we welcome musicians Una Walkenhorst and Chase The Horseman. They’re playing a big show on Thursday, Nov. 21 at The Brick, alongside Whoa Dakota from Nashville. We’ll talk about the big show and hear music from all three of their catalogs. We’ll also debut two brand new songs from each songwriter — one from Chase and one from Una Walkenhorst and Brent Windler of Sons Of Great Dane.

Duration:01:00:16

Yes You Are

11/12/2019
This week on the Eight One Sixty, we welcome Yes You Are into the studio. On Friday, Nov. 15, they are releasing their debut album, "Here's To The Great Unknowns." We're going to take the hour to preview the new album and to hear the stories behind the songs. Their music has been featured in a Super Bowl commercial, huge Hollywood films and they've been in rotation on The Bridge for a long time, but this proper debut release is an amazing collection of songs and is one of Chris's favorite...

Duration:01:01:02