Program Host(s): Lilli Kuzma
Join host Lilli Kuzma for a great mix of folk artists and styles, from traditional and contemporary folk, to doses of related and influenced styles, like folk-rock, bluegrass, country, blues, Celtic, world, Americana, and more. Folk Festival presents entertaining themed shows plus topical and historical segments, and regularly hosts outstanding live studio guests, both Chicago-based and national touring acts. There are frequent ticket and CD giveaways, and on each show listeners are informed about area/regional concerts, workshops, and events, with the Chicagoland Folk Calendar. Lilli presents the show live, affording a fresh and direct presence with the listeners.
Aug 22nd: Festival Mixer Edition
Aug 29th: 'Games' theme featured
Sep 5th: "Working Folk" theme
Sep 12th: "Remembering Folk" - highlighting Johnny Cash (who died on this date)
Sep 19th: Singer-songwriter Dennis Warner, on tour from Minnesota, performs an Event Night a limited audience can attend. For seating reservations and info, email host at LKupbeat@aol.com
Sep 26th: Festival Mixer! Very eclectic mix of musical styles
Aug 15th: Otter Creek performs an event night: pre-radio show concert 7-8 p.m., then visit the studio when Otter Creek plays live in studio 8:30-9 p.m. Limited seating is available. For information and reservations, email host at LKupbeat@aol.com
Aug 8th: Songs for International Cat Day featured
Aug 1st: 'Dog Days' annual theme show!
Jul 25th: David Hawkins live in studio