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.
Apr 23rd: 'Literary Folk' - also an Event Night featuring Jenny Bienemann and "Haiku Milieu", with special guests: Robin Bienemann, Sue Fink, Terry White, Rachel Drew, Ron Lazzeretti, Amy Dixon-Kolar, and Bob Dixon-Kolar. A limited audience can attend the pre-radio show concert 7-8 p.m. at WDCB, but advance seating reservations are required to host at LKupbeat@aol.com.
Apr 30th: Festival Mixer Edition! This show's most eclectic blend, with trivia and prizes!
May 7th: Shadowfields live in studio, plus songs for Mother's Day
May 14th: 'Gardening Folk' segment and much more
May 21st: Mixer Edition! Trivia and prizes
May 28th: 'Remembering Folk'
Apr 16th: 'Stormy Folk' segment and more
Apr 9th: 'Tragic Folk' theme (Lincoln assassination, Titanic, Dust Bowl, gun violence, more)
Apr 2nd: 'April Folk' - The duo, "Last Acre" live in studio, plus April topics featured in the eclectic mix
Mar 26th: Event Night with Dave Rudolf & Diana Laffey, pre-radio show concert 7-8 p.m. That a limited audience can attend, but advance seating reservations are required, via email to host at LKupbeat@aol.com