RadioACTive 08.04.22

  • August 4, 2022
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Music Meets Activism, featuring Gina Cornia of Utahns Against Hunger, a nonprofit working to increase access to food through advocacy, outreach, and education. Tune in as Gina shares the work of UAH and a playlist to match! Plus, homegrown music with Terrestrial Soulz.

Tonight's show featured the following people, organizations and/or events. Check them out and get plugged into your community!

Homegrown music from Martian Textilez, who stopped by to share his song Standup. See him and his band Terrestrial Soulz this Saturday at the Park Jam Benefit, 7p-1a @ Metro Music Hall, 615 W. 100 S., SLC. Plus, Aug. 28th at The International Bar & Artist Lounge, 342 S. State St., SLC. Both shows are 21+.

All month long, RadioACTive is spinning a new series, Music Meets Activism. Each night we talk to grassroots activists, community builders, punk rock farmers and DIY creatives about what and why they do what they do, and serve up their own playlist to match.

  • NOMINATE: Who would you like to hear from? Send an email to radioactive@krcl.org that includes their name, contact info and the reason why you think they should join us for MMA. Bonus points if you send a voice memo we can share on the air, too!

Tonight on RadioACTive's Music Meets Activism series: Gina Cornia of Utahns Against Hunger, a nonprofit working to increase access to food through advocacy, outreach, and education. 

  • Aug. 9: Hunger at Home: Food Insecurity in the LGBTQ Community, 1:30 p.m. via Facebook Live. Event by Utahns Against Hunger: "Join Utahns Against Hunger and two of our community partners to learn about the food access challenges happening in Utah's LGBTQ community. You will hear from some local leaders who have years of experience witnessing and working to address the issue. The online forum is open to all. We ask the audience to participate by submitting questions on the Facebook Live feed during the discussion."

To listen to the entire hour-long conversation, including Bernie and Maria's playlist, listen on demand for the next 2 weeks here. What was on their Music Meets Activism Playlist? Check it out:

  • Talkin' about a Revolution by Tracy Chapman

  • We Want Peace by Lenny Kravitz

  • Man in Black by Johnny Cash

  • Imagine by John Lennon

  • The Times They are a Changin by Bob Dylan

Guests' views, thoughts, or opinions are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff, or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, KRCL 90.9fm. Tonight's RadioACTive team included:

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