An all star gathering of artists in a live concert in honor of Emmylou Harris, with the likes of Steve Earle, Lucinda Williams, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Patty Griffin, Alison Krauss and, of course, Emmylou herself.
Organist Mike LeDonne returns with his "Groover Quartet, " with tenor sax by Eric Alexander plus guitarist Peter Bernstein and drummer Joe Farnsworth, with guest Vincent Herring on three tunes on alto sax. Highlights include LeDonne's dedication to Lou Donaldson, called Sweet Papa Lou, and the Delfonics hit La La Means I Love You.
Meet the Tiki Delights is a loving tribute to the classic Exotica sounds of the 60′s – including Surf, Exotica, Hapa Haole, Bossa Nova and Spaghetti Western, featuring cover art by Los Angeles tiki artist Eric October. Learn more about the Tiki Delights at http://darrenlong.com/music/.
Each year, the State Library of Kansas selects fifteen of the best new books by Kansas authors or about Kansas. We've got many of the 2016 Kansas Notable books to give away this month. Enter here for a chance to win To Leave a Shadow, Sun and Moon, Alphabet School, A Bitter Magic, Twenty-five Years among the Indians and Buffalo, and others.