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Bridge Exclusive: Amelia Meath (Sylvan Esso) Interview

Posted on November 19 2020 by Jon Hart

Amelia Meath of Sylvan Esso joined Jon Hart via Zoom for an exclusive, socially distant interview, chatting about the band's latest release, "Free Love." Watch the video and listen below!   [Read More]

Nov. 16 New Music Adds: Brittany Howard, Brass & Boujee, Chris Stapleton

Posted on November 16 2020 by Michelle Bacon

A new week means new music discovery on 90.9 The Bridge! Keep up with a few of the latest tracks we're adding to our playlist of current songs — featuring a ferocious message from Brass & Boujee, a stirring cover from Brittany Howard (pictured above), a s... [Read More]

Sonic Spectrum Comes To 90.9 The Bridge!

Posted on November 16 2020 by The Bridge

We are thrilled to welcome Sonic Spectrum to 90.9 The Bridge's airwaves! The long-running freeform music program will air Saturdays on The Bridge from 6 to 8 p.m., starting on Jan. 9, 2021! Featuring cutting-edge classics from the past and present, Son... [Read More]

Bridge Artist of the Week: Daniel Gum

Posted on November 16 2020 by Michelle Bacon

For the third week in a row, we've got another amazing Local 909 Bridge Artist of the Week — Daniel Gum! Though he's been writing and recording music since the age of 12, Daniel — who is now in his early 20s — just released his debut album, "Thirteen,"... [Read More]

Thundergong! 2020 Interview: Jason Sudeikis and Billy Brimblecom, Jr.

Posted on November 14 2020 by The Bridge

With Thundergong 2020! transitioning to a livestream event, Truta recently chatted with Billy Brimblecom, Jr. from the Steps of Faith Foundation and his friend and partner in crime, Jason Sudeikis. They talked Ted Lasso, this year's lineup, and how import... [Read More]

Bridge Exclusive: The Republic Tigers – 'Risky Business' Song Premiere

Posted on November 13 2020 by Michelle Bacon

Fans of The Republic Tigers waited over a decade to hear the follow-up to their 2008 debut, “Keep Color.” Originally intended for a 2012 major label release, the “Mind Over Matter” LP was finally unveiled earlier this year, with help from Kansas City labe... [Read More]

Bridge Exclusive: The Sea The Sea Interview

Posted on November 12 2020 by Jon Hart

Folk duo The Sea The Sea released its latest full-length, "Stumbling Home," at the end of August. Band members Chuck and Mira Costa joined Jon Hart via Zoom to chat about the new album, and perform a few of its songs. Check out the video and audio below,... [Read More]

Bridge Exclusive: Katy Guillen and the Drive – 'Willingly' Video Premiere

Posted on November 12 2020 by Michelle Bacon

Today’s Bridge premiere promises to be a refreshing spot in an otherwise strenuous season, bought to you by a KC music mainstay. "Willingly" is a buoyant earworm from Katy Guillen & the Drive, the latest project from guitarist, vocalist and songwriter... [Read More]

Adrianne Lenker On Carving Out Space To Recover

Posted on November 10 2020 by NPR

Adrianne Lenker's latest music takes you straight to where it was recorded: a cabin in the Berkshires. Lenker was supposed to be on tour with her band Big Thief this year, but once the pandemic upended those plans, she holed up in the mountains of Western... [Read More]

Bridge Exclusive: Mark Bowen (IDLES) Interview

Posted on November 10 2020 by Bryan Truta

IDLES guitarist Mark Bowen joined Truta on the morning show to chat about the band's latest album, "Ultra Mono." Listen below! [Read More]

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