Kansas Public Radio

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KPR Facts * Kansas Public Radio (then KANU-FM) began operations on September 15, 1952. * KPR was the first noncommercial station in the U. S. to broadcast in stereo (1961). * KPR's studios are located on the University of Kansas campus, northwest of Memorial Stadium. After 50 years in the old "mud hut", KPR staff moved into a new, state-of-the-art facility in the summer of 2003. * KPR is a charter member of National Public Radio and has carried the NPR news program All Things Considered since 1971. * KPR broadcasts 24 hours a day. The main components of its programming are classical music, NPR news, jazz and folk/bluegrass music. * KPR carries many signature public radio programs, such as Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and A Prairie Home Companion but the majority of programming is locally produced

Series

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74 Pieces

Swinging bachelor pad music, exotica, bossa nova and groovy movie soundtracks.


Latest Pieces

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The Retro Cocktail Hour is a finger-snapping, hip-shaking blend of space age bachelor pad music, tiki tunes, private eye jazz and other incredibly ...

Bought by KCME, KPRG, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, WKMS, KBFG-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 08, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 11
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The Retro Cocktail Hour is a finger-snapping, hip-shaking blend of space age bachelor pad music, tiki tunes, private eye jazz and other incredibly ...

Bought by KPRG, WSKG, KSUT, KGOU, KRCB-FM "Radio 91" and more


  • Added: Feb 01, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 13
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The Retro Cocktail Hour is a finger-snapping, hip-shaking blend of space age bachelor pad music, tiki tunes, private eye jazz and other incredibly ...

Bought by WSKG, WKMS, WJFF, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, Northwest Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Feb 01, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 10
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The Retro Cocktail Hour is a finger-snapping, hip-shaking blend of space age bachelor pad music, tiki tunes, private eye jazz and other incredibly ...

Bought by Bandon Community Radio, KCMJ Community Radio, KGOU, WPCA-LP, WKMS and more


  • Added: Jan 18, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 14
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The Retro Cocktail Hour is a finger-snapping, hip-shaking blend of space age bachelor pad music, tiki tunes, private eye jazz and other incredibly ...

Bought by Bandon Community Radio, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", WKMS, WPCA-LP, WJFF and more


  • Added: Jan 10, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 13
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The Retro Cocktail Hour is a finger-snapping, hip-shaking blend of space age bachelor pad music, tiki tunes, private eye jazz and other incredibly ...

Bought by KPRG, KCME, WPCA-LP, KHNS, WJFF and more


  • Added: Jan 04, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 13
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A stunning 90-minute audio drama, probably the first Shakespeare play ever performed on radio in the original pronunciation (the accent that would ...

Bought by WTJU


  • Added: May 09, 2012
  • Length: 01:33:54
  • Purchases: 1