Councilman Ed Ford Ford, one of the sponsors of the measure, joined Mike Shanin for an interview earlier this week on KCPT’s Ruckus. “After Tom Schweich’s unfortunate death, I was really moved by Senator Danforth’s eulogy, and one of the sentences was “words can kill.” With the city council elections coming up, I thought it ...Continue Reading
Watch Jimi Hendrix perform “Foxey Lady” with the Jimi Hendrix Experience at the first Miami Pop Festival in 1968. American Masters Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin’ unveils previously unseen performance footage – such as the 1968 Miami Pop Festival -and home movies while sourcing an extensive archive of photographs, drawings, family letters and ...Continue Reading
Orange-and-black wings fill the sky as NOVA charts one of nature’s most remarkable phenomena: the epic migration of monarch butterflies across North America. To capture a butterfly’s point of view, NOVA’s filmmakers used a helicopter, ultralight, and hot-air balloon for aerial views along the transcontinental route. This wondrous annual migration, which scientists are just beginning ...Continue Reading
It’s time to go outside! For a fun activity that kids of all ages can do, make these huge, mega bubbles with Mya, The Full-Time Kid! A big activity for the littlest kid in all of us.
The singer/songwriter and former Drive By Truckers member stopped by The Bridge last month for conversation with Jon Hart about his his latest release, ‘Southeastern.’ You can watch that interview, along with recent sessions from Eight One Sixty guests, experimental rock/punk/pop/soul/metal Kansas City band Various Blonde, and more from Kansas City’s thriving arts scene on the next Bridge ...Continue Reading
Around 800 BC, Kush, a little-known subject state of Egypt, rose up and conquered Egypt, enthroned its own Pharaohs and ruled for nearly 100 years. This unlikely chapter of history has been buried by the Egyptians and was belittled by early archaeologists, who refused to believe that dark-skinned Africans could have risen so high…Rise of ...Continue Reading