RadioACTive: April 16, 2019

  • April 16, 2019
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Live music from Grizzly Goat, Poet Michaelle Martial, Clever Octopus, Xinachtli Saga, The Quiet Force Film

Tonight's lineup:

Grizzly Goat stopped in to play a few songs throughout the hour. Want to see them live? They’re playing a record release party for TIME, their new single, this Friday, April 19, at Velour in Provo. 

Tonight’s featured Utah poet: Michaëlle Martial, the Caribbean Nightingale.

Jess Roadman, Crossroads Urban Center, which for ​​more than 50 years has run one of t​he busiest Emergency Food Pantries in Utah as well as a charitable Thrift Store, and has organized Utahns in advocacy groups to make broader change.

Jen Lopez of Clever Octopus, a nonprofit organization that fosters creativity and environmental awareness through art, science, technology, engineering, and math.

  • April 20: Clever Octopus FUNdraiser: Octopalooza, 7:00-11:00 p.m. at The Gateway, 12 S. 400 W., SLC. Click here for tickets to this birthday party celebrating community, creative reuse and fun. Proceeds go toward the expansion of Clever Octopus' campus — featuring large classrooms, community gathering spaces, and more — that will allow them to divert more waste and provide additional creative reuse educational opportunities for youth, adults, and our community.

Victor Ivan, creator of the Xinachtli Saga, a vegan-themed superhero Anime comic book cartoon with diversity.

The Quiet Force is a film that explores social and economic impacts of the Latino immigrant workforce in mountain communities relating to national immigration policies. Tonight we got a preview and talked about the film’s larger issues with filmmaker Sophie Danison and Olivia Juarez of the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance.

 

Got a story you'd like to share on the show? Record a voice memo on your smart phone, then email it to radioactive@krcl.org. Keep it under 3 minutes and be sure to include a name and phone number in the message.

RadioACTive is a production of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah. Tonight's team included:

  • Exec. Producer/Host: Lara Jones   
  • Assoc. Producer: Billy Palmer
  • Community Co-Host: Ma Black

 

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