A Patchwork Quilt

Saturdays 5-6:30pm
hosted by Kevin Vance
Kevin Vance

Music from Celtic & American traditions, plus talks with singers & songwriters.

Hear the latest broadcast via our Local Music Player page.  And see playlists here.

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8:52am

Fri May 2, 2014
A Patchwork Quilt 5/3/2014

Garrin Benfield and Happy Birthday, Pete!

Garrin Benfield

This Saturday at 5pm on A Patchwork Quilt,

Kevin's first guest will be singer/songwriter /guitarist Garrin Benfield.  You can learn more about his music at his website, http://www.garrin.com/.  Then the final hour, we'll celebrate Pete Seeger's birthday.  He would have been 95.  David Dunaway, Pete's biographer, will come in and share a chapter from his radio series about Pete, "How Can I Keep From Singing?" and announce a new website called "Remembering Pete Seeger".

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6:44pm

Thu April 24, 2014
A Patchwork Quilt 4/26/2014

Johnny Harper And Carnival play the music of The Band

Johnny Harper & Carnival

Johnny Harper And Carnival perform music of The Band live in the KALW studio this Saturday afternoon at 5pm here on 91.7 KALW San Francisco.

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10:14am

Thu January 16, 2014
A Patchwork Quilt Sat. 1/18/2014 5pm

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday

On this week's A Patchwork Quilt, Kevin Vance will air his award-winning show about Martin Luther King, this Saturday at 5pm.  Listeners will hear a piece of MLK speaking, for a minute or more, then a relevant song to the issue he's speaking to.  The songs come from regular civil rights workers in the streets and the churches, and from popular folk musicians from back in the day, as well as today.

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4:39pm

Fri December 27, 2013
A Patchwork Quilt 12/28

Live music from Eve Decker on A Patchwork Quilt

Eve Decker
Credit Irene Young

Bay area singer-songwriter and dharma teacher Eve Decker has a new CD called Simple Truth.  She'll perform some of her new songs this Saturday at 5pm on A Patchwork Quilt.

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11:40am

Wed May 15, 2013
Food Donors

We LOVE our Food Donors!

Please support these local businesses and thank them for supporting KALW!

Arizmendi Bakery ~ 1331 9th Ave (Irving/Judah) ~ 415-566-3117

BiRite Market ~ 3639 18th (Dolores/Guerrero) ~ 415-241-9760

Chai Cart ~ 550 Alabama (Mariposa/18th) ~ 415-728-1951

Destination Baking Company ~ 598 Chenery (Glen Park) ~ 415-469-0730

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