THE KJHK EVENTS CALENDAR - LISTED UPCOMING EVENTS

Event List Calendar

February 28, 2013
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Yonder Mountain String Band (in studio)

Start: February 28, 2013 3:00 pm

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February 18, 2013
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Peter Sagal

Start: February 18, 2013 7:00 pm
Cost: free w. KUID/$5 general admisison

Peter Sagal, playwright/screenwriter/actor and the host of NPR’s “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!” will be giving a speech titled “Current Events: Why Satire is the Only Reasonable Response to the Times We Live In” on level 5 of the Kansas Union in the Ballroom. KJHK will be moderating the event.

February 14, 2013
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Purple Rain movie+karaoke

Start: February 14, 2013 7:00 pm

What better way to spend your Valentine’s day than watching the Prince classic Purple Rain?!

February 5, 2013
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The Travel Guide in-studio

Start: February 5, 2013 6:45 pm

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December 7, 2012
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KJHK Presents: Hearts of Darkness

Start: December 7, 2012 9:00 pm
Cost: $5

KJHK will end 2012 with a bang, hosting Kansas City based band Hearts of Darkness on Dec. 7. Hearts of Darkness is a big band/funk/soul/hip hop group with 15+ members who will keep you dancing all night. Join KJHK in welcoming this high-energy band to Lawrence. Kim Barely Legal and Dean Monkey will also perform.

Check out Hearts of Darkness here.

December 1, 2012
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KJHK presents: Greensky Bluegrass/Chicago Farmer

Start: December 1, 2012 9:00 pm
Cost: $13-15

If you’re familiar with bluegrass music, then you’re tuned in to some of what Greensky Bluegrass does. They’re also known to throw a great party, rock n roll, and (if the critics are to be believed) they have great songs. They are unquestionably a team of friends that traverse the country making music they enjoy. What makes Greensky different than Bluegrass? Poignant rural ballads about real people? Dobro tone that Jerry (Douglas or Garcia) would love? Distortion Pedals? Grit and attitude from a whiskey soaked card game? Indeed, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg.

 

Chicago Farmer
Cody is a folk-singer’s folk-singer and a poet’s poet. He was born and bred in Delavan IL, population 25, surrounded by the endless skies of the American Midwest. Before moving to Chicago in 2003, Cody tried his hand at sessions in Nashville and carefully hewed and tested his art in college town bars and honky-tonks around the Midwest. He now plays regularly in the city and it’s not uncommon to see whole rooms full of strangers erupt and sing along to the choruses of his songs on their first listen (I’ve seen it happen). Cody’s voice is powerful and gritty, emotionally piercing while subtly imbuing additional layers of meaning and poignancy in his lyrical delivery. His song-writing is deeply rooted in the American Folk tradition and all of its grit but with a post Dylan sense of wit, perspicacity and that certain savior-faire. He didn’t go to college but he drank all of their beer.

 

November 9, 2012
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Jackpot Music Hall

KJHK presents: WAX MUSEUM

Start: November 9, 2012 10:00 pm
Venue: Jackpot Music Hall
Phone: 785-832-1085
Address:
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943 Massachusetts St., Lawrence, KS, United States, 66044
Cost: $5

In honor of all those who have spun records in the name of KJHK, we are hosting the year’s most epic dance party with the finest DJs of Lawrence, KS (who also happen to be KJHK alumni!)

Come to the Jackpot Music Hall on Friday, November 9, and bring all your friends too – you’ll need someone to carry you home after dancing the soles of your shoes down to nothing.

Featuring Kelly Corcoran of Love Garden Sounds, DJ Cyrus D of the Bump and Hustle, and Wake Mitchell of Mind Expansion and Bodily Reaction. Each of these incredibly talented gentlemen have different things to bring to the (turn)table, ensuring that we have something for all of you.

November 6, 2012
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Media Crossroads

KJHK Election Coverage

Start: November 6, 2012 8:00 pm
Venue: Media Crossroads
Address:
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Kansas Union, Lawrence, KS

KJHK will be broadcasting from the Media Crossroads in the Kansas Union with produced pieces about the election followed by live panel discussions from student leaders on local and state issues.

October 19, 2012
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KJHK Presents: Extravagant Trash

Start: October 19, 2012 9:00 pm
Cost: 5/8

come and hang with us while you enjoy some cream of the Lawrence crop!

Monsoon Lazer

Pale Hearts

Hospital Ships

October 9, 2012
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Ebony Tusks in-studio

Start: October 9, 2012 6:30 pm

join local hip hop artist Ebony Tusks for an in-studio at KJHK!

 

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