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Band Together for Local Musicians
98-1 Radio Free Santa Fe is showing Local Support for our talented local musicians who have very few options to support themselves during the pandemic. This week, we’re shining the spotlight on Luke Bern Carr, whose new album, “Have Had” is available on Bandcamp. Luke is launching a Patreon account soon where you can support him directly. Keep an eye on his website for more information.By: SantaFe.com
KBAC is One of the Country’s Best Radio Stations!
Our very own KBAC Radio Free Santa Fe is one of the best radio stations in the country! Last week the station was awarded best AAA (adult album alternative) station by the JBE AAA awards for the 75+ market segment. We work so hard to give listeners the best mix of new music, combined with your favorites, and this award is a testament to that hard work. Of course, none of this is possible without our awesome listeners in Santa Fe. … Read MoreBy: SantaFe.com
A History of Blues Music
Blues is the name given to the musical form and the music genre that emerged from the African-American communities and the black cultural melting pot of the American South of the 1890’s, drawing on a fascinating mixture of African-American spirituals, traditional songs, work songs of the slaves, field hollers, shouts and chants, folk ballads, European hymns, contemporary dance music and rhymed simple narrative ballads. During their back-breaking toil in the fields of the Southern plantations, black slaves developed a “call and response” way … Read MoreBy: SantaFe.com