KGNU Fund Drive Music Specials – Spring 2022

2022 Spring Fund Drive Music Specials

We have several audible treats coming up during our Spring Fund Drive, March 5-13. Don’t miss out on these one-of-a-kind specials you can only hear from the KGNU DJs.

  • Saturday, March 5 1:00 PM: International Women’s Day Tribute, with Donovan Makha – Reggae Bloodlines – Annual celebration of Women in Reggae ahead of International Women’s Day (March 8)
  • Saturday, March 5 7:00 PM: Psychedelic Soup Special, with DJ Modpants – Sound Lab – Featuring vinyl from the 60s/70s, as heard on the KGNU Music exclusive show with the same name!
  • Sunday, March 6 9:00 AM: Songs about Musicians, with Leland Rucker – Roots & Branches – Join in for a full set of songs about musicians by other musicians!
  • Monday, March 7 9:30 AM: One Week in One Show, with Doug Gertner – Morning Sound Alternative – Explore one week of KGNU’s programming all in one show, from punk to bluegrass and everything in between!
  • Monday, March 7 12:00 PM: What Makes A Classic Album?, with Cal Huss – Afternoon Sound Alternative – Find out what makes a Classic album classic!
  • Tuesday, March 8 9:30 AM: Muscle Shoals Tribute, with Ginger Perry and Sam Fuqua – Morning Sound Alternative – A tribute to the musical legacy of Muscle Shoals.
  • Tuesday, March 8 7:00 PM: Jenn Cleary with Mad Dog, with Dan Willging – Kabaret – A special live set from Jenn Cleary with Mad Dog.
  • Wednesday, March 9 9:30 AM: The Cure Special, with Uncle Jeff and Dave Alex – Morning Sound Alternative – A special exploring the lesser known music of The Cure.
  • Wednesday, March 9 12:00 PM: KGNU Wayback Machine: 1982, with Iris Berkeley – Afternoon Sound Alternative – Looking back at what KGNU was like in 1982!
  • Thursday, March 10 9:00 AM: Women’s History Month Tribute: The Women of KGNU, with Indra Raj – Morning Sound Alternative – A tribute to Women’s History Month and the incredible female DJs at KGNU, featuring songs by women that have inspired them over the years.
  • Thursday, March 10 12:00 PM: Rolling Stones Special, with Sam Fuqua and Paul Epstein – Afternoon Sound Alternative – Explore the legacy of the Rolling Stones through their lesser known cuts.
  • Thursday, March 10 7:00 PM: Norman Blake Special, with Sanford Baran – HWY 322 – A tribute to the life and legacy of Norman Blake.
  • Friday, March 11 9:00 PM: Allen Toussaint Special, with Patrick Mendoza – Dusty Grooves – A tribute to the life and legacy of Allen Toussaint.
  • Saturday, March 12 4:00 PM: Tabu Ley Rochereau Special, with Dennis Rider – African Roots – A tribute Tabu Ley Rochereau, a Congolese legend.
  • Saturday, March 12 7:00 PM: Grateful Dead Special, with Chris O’Riley and Paul Epstein – KGNU biannual 5-hour celebration of live performances by the legendary Grateful Dead.
  • Sunday, March 13 9:00 AM: American States, with Pete Miesel – Songs featured all 50 American States!



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