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Katrina was five years ago and its effects and meanings are being explored in many ways. And now the gulf oil catastrophe adds new traumas and revelations. Music is at the center of all the reflection and expression about the fate of the region, of hope, despair and changing consciousness. So on this week's show we sample that music from and about New Orleans, especially in the aftermaths.
culture of protest thurs 8/25 6-7pm kcsb 91.9fm www.kcsb.org
Pete Seeger has a new song that pertains to all this and that is viral on the web. We'll play it on the radio. You can see it on youtube.