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5:52 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

In the studio: Andreas Kapsalis & Goran Ivanovic create stunning guitar tapestries

Andreas Kapsalis & Goran Ivanovic
Credit akgiduo.com

Several years ago, Chicago-based guitarists and bandleaders Andreas Kapsalis and Goran Ivanovic decided to form a duo to explore high-level guitar playing that blends immense technique, layered melody and rhythm, and classical, jazz, central European, and even film influences.

 The duo has recorded two albums of original works, "Blackmail" (2013) and "The Andreas Kapsalis & Goran Ivanovic Duo" (2009).   

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Station News
3:01 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

'Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!' live in Kalamazoo

 A live taping of  one of NPR's most popular shows, 'Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!', will take place at WMU's Miller Auditorium, March 20th at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will be available starting Friday, January 17th. You can find tickets through Miller Auditorium's ticketing service here.

SW Michigan
2:10 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Charges against anti-pipeline protester dropped

Credit WMUK

Kalamazoo activist Christopher Wahmhoff faces one less hurdle in his campaign for U.S. Senate. He no longer faces charges related to his protest against a new oil pipeline last year. The Battle Creek Enquirer reports that a Calhoun County circuit judge has dismissed charges of trespassing and resisting police.

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Theatre
10:54 pm
Mon January 13, 2014

Fancy Pants becomes a 'homeless theater'

Fancy Pants Theater members pack up at Studio 246
Credit courtesy of Carol Zombro

After almost four years at Studio 246 in Kalamazoo, Fancy Pants Theater moved out in November. Now the theater is looking for a new venue. 

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Sports
9:10 pm
Mon January 13, 2014

Dodgeball league helps young professionals stay social

Credit Rebecca Thiele, WMUK

Last week, about 180 twenty and thirty-somethings met at Wings Stadium for one huge game of dodge ball. This is the second year for the Kalamazoo Sport & Social Club’s dodge ball league. Each league event lasts two hours. And with 10 teams playing at once, you’ll might get pelted on the sidelines.

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