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Underwriting Opportunities Available

We look forward to sharing the exciting opportunities that are available to you and your business right down the street and right down the dial at 88.1 FM KCEP: AN AUDIO OASIS KCEP seeks to provide our community with alternative music programming not otherwise available. R&B, Jazz, Gospel, blues and reggae and community programming make KCEP’s programming the most eclectic and interesting in the valley (or just about anywhere else, for that matter). Public Radio KCEP’s Media Kit Please [ ... ]

KEEPING GOOD COMPANY

KCEP: KEEPING GOOD COMPANY Join with over 165 other businesses and organizations who have already learned that underwriting at KCEP is not only good for the community, but good for business, too. Last year 82% of our underwriters signed up for another year’s underwriting on KCEP. Your support ensures that KCEP continues to be a vital cultural resource in the Southern Nevada Valley. Call 702.648.0104 to get started with a program of underwriting that will help your business [ ... ]

Fantasia Barrino, After Midnight Contest

Don’t miss your chance to see Fantasia Barrino in the critically acclaimed musical, After Midnight. It’s Broadway’s hottest new musical and we would like to send you and a guest to NYC to see the show. For full details, enter to win at cafemocharadio.com http://ow.ly/i/4mD2w Enter now to win the following prizes  Two Tickets to After Midnight ( Feb 4, 2014) Transportation to New York City One night hotel stay Ground transportation Dinner with Cafe Mocha Radio & WBLS personality Meet & Greet [ ... ]

Brand Your Business…

UNDERWRITING ON KCEP 88.1 Of the 12,600 radio stations in the US only about 175 are community stations like KCEP. What’s so special about a community radio station? Most commercial stations (and sadly more and more “public” radio stations) are programmed at some central location often quite distant from the listening area they serve. The true local station has almost disappeared from the landscape of broadcasting and with it – local voices, local access, and a [ ... ]

King A Musical Tribute

Narrated by the late Brock Peters, this program features excerpts from Dr. King’s speeches, as well as interviews with friends and family members. The 3-hour special includes topics like affirmative action, an analysis of the civil rights movement, the new King Monument, MLK’s legacy, and much more. Tune in January 20th, 6am – 9am (PST) as KCEP-FM brings you King: A Musical Tribute in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968) was [ ... ]

Miss Nevada and Miss Nevada Teen 2014

Congratulations to Miss South Las Vegas USA Nia Sanchez and Miss Summerlin Teen USA Alexa Taylor were crowned Miss Nevada USA 2014 and Miss Nevada Teen USA 2014. Miss Nevada USA 2013 Chelsea Caswell and Miss Nevada Teen USA 2013 Amanda Jenkins crowned their successors during the pageant held at the UNLV’s Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall on Sunday, Jan. 12. As Miss Nevada USA 2014, 23-year-old Sanchez hopes to bring awareness to women’s and children’s [ ... ]

Shakira Drops New Track With Rihanna

Shakira and Rihanna are heating up the winter season with their new track Can’t Remember To Forget You.  The Voice judge told Glamour magazine of the song, “Working with [Rihanna] was utopia. She’s the sexiest woman on the planet. And at the end of the day, we’re both just basically Caribbean girls. The chemistry was so good and so real. She taught me dance moves. She was a sweet teacher.” var hupso_services_t=new Array("Twitter","Facebook","Google Plus","Pinterest","Linkedin","Tumblr","StumbleUpon","Digg","Reddit","Bebo","Delicious","Email","Print");var hupso_background_t="#EAF4FF";var hupso_border_t="#66CCFF";var [ ... ]

Good For Business Growth

KCEP: GOOD FOR BUSINESS KCEP offers a unique opportunity to use a part of your promotional budget to do something that is good for your business and good for the community. What a nice combination! Unlike commercial radio, your message reaches a loyal and dedicated listenership who appreciate your support of KCEP! KCEP: FLEXIBLE AND EFFECTIVE There are a variety of underwriting options at KCEP to acknowledge your business or organization on our airwaves while thanking for your [ ... ]

Café Mocha is radio from a women’s perspective!

Cafe Mocha host MC Lyte  brings her vast knowledge of music and serves up the popular  “Lyte Mix”  to make sure you’ll ready for the weekend! Comedienne Loni Love brings the gift of laughter and is the master of One-Liners~.  Angelique  serves as the ‘voice of reason’  between Lyte and Love to round out  a unique radio experience and actress Nicole Ari Parker has joins the leading ladies of urban radio – as our celebrity [ ... ]

Become An Underwriter

Our listeners love to support the businesses that support Public Radio KCEP. Feature your business, organization or event by Underwriting on Public Radio KCEP! Businesses and organizations have a great marketing opportunity with KCEP. Our combination of radio stations deliver a significant audience of educated and influential listeners ages 35 -54. In short, KCEP represents an audience of educated, affluent, and engaged audiences available. Underwriting messages highlight businesses and organizations that share in the mission and [ ... ]

Recent Songs

// New songs list is recently updated. Welcome to our recent 20 Songs listing. Browse the list, click on any link to listen to what’s going on with the coolest public radio in the U.S and contact us on how we can make public radio better for you. // // var hupso_services_t=new Array("Twitter","Facebook","Google Plus","Pinterest","Linkedin","Tumblr","StumbleUpon","Digg","Reddit","Bebo","Delicious","Email","Print");var hupso_background_t="#EAF4FF";var hupso_border_t="#66CCFF";var hupso_toolbar_size_t="medium";var hupso_twitter_via = "power88_lv";var hupso_image_folder_url = "";var hupso_twitter_via="power88_lv";var hupso_url_t="http://kcep.power88lv.com/recent-songs/";var hupso_title_t="Recent Songs";

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

January 20, 2014 will mark the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. This milestone is a perfect opportunity for Americans to honor Dr. King’s legacy through service. The MLK Day of Service empowers individuals, strengthens communities, bridges barriers, creates solutions to social problems, and moves us closer to Dr. King’s vision of a beloved community. Explore this site to learn more about MLK Day and how you can participate. Below are a few links [ ... ]

50% of Black Males Arrested by 23

According to a new study, 50 percent of all black males and approximately 40 percent of all white males in the United States are arrested by their 23rd birthday; an issue which can hurt their ability to find work, go to school, and participate fully in their communities. The study, published in the journal Crime & Delinquency on Monday, January 6th. The study’s key findings include: By age 18, 30 percent of black males, 26 percent of [ ... ]

Is it easy to bury yourself in work?

Have you given up on love?  Is it just easier to bury yourself in work?  Dr. Alduan Tart and author Alan Roger Currie want to help the ladies of Café Mocha find love in the new year.  They will cover everything from how to make time for dating to a heated discussion on when to do the do.  Grab a pen and pad.  This is a fun and informative discussion that you don’t want to miss. Tune into KCEP-FM 88.1 Saturday January, 11th [ ... ]

Mike Epps Live In Concert

Mike Epps in concert live at the Pearl Concert Theater at Palms Casino Resort Saturday, February 15. Mike Epps has generated an extraordinary amount of buzz among his peers within the entertainment industry for being one of the funniest comic actors toe emerge in the Hollywood scene as of late. 2008 proved to be an impressive year for Epps. In February, Epps appeared in the Universal Studios ensemble comedy “Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins,” opposite Martin [ ... ]

“SNL” has hired a black female cast member

  Keenan Thompson and Jay Pharoah can hang up their dresses. After being shamed into it, “SNL” has finally hired a black female cast member. She comes from the sketch comedy outfit Uptight Citizens Brigade and her name is Sasheer Zamata. Her first appearance will be the Jan. 18 show hosted by Drake. It’s also the first new episode of 2014. Zamata appears regularly at the Upright Citizens Brigade theater in New York as part of the weekly [ ... ]

Jameis Winston Leads Florida State to the BCS Championship Over Auburn 34-31

For a while there it looked like Florida State was on the verge of not only losing its first game all season, but would go out with a whimper in the college football championship game by losing to Auburn. But when it was all said and done, FSU came out on top. Freshman quarterback  Jameis Winston threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to Kelvin Benjamin with 13 seconds left and No. 1 Florida State beat No. 2 [ ... ]

National Mentoring Month

KCEP-FM is a proud supporter of National Mentoring Month. The Mentoring Effect is a compelling new report informed by the first-ever nationally representative survey of young people on the topic of both informal and formal mentoring, as well as a literature and landscape review and insights from a variety of key leaders in business, philanthropy, government, and education. The report was commissioned by MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership with support from AT&T, and written by Civic [ ... ]

Countdown to MLK Holiday

In King: Countdown to the Holiday, we paint an intimate portrait of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through a combination of actualities, music and host comments. Hosted by Avery Brooks, each of the fifteen :60 vignettes only found on 88.1 FM (KCEP) will reveal a facet of Dr. King’s character and beliefs as we listen to excerpts from his speeches and comments from those who knew and loved him best. This award-winning series is a [ ... ]

Happy New Year From Public Radio KCEP-FM

Happy New Year Wish My Happy New Year wish for you Is for your best year yet, A year where life is peaceful, And what you want, you get. A year in which you cherish The past year’s memories, And live your life each new day, Full of bright expectancies. I wish for you a holiday With happiness galore; And when it’s done, I wish you Happy New Year, and many more.By Joanna Fuchs var hupso_services_t=new Array("Twitter","Facebook","Google Plus","Pinterest","Linkedin","Tumblr","StumbleUpon","Digg","Reddit","Bebo","Delicious","Email","Print");var hupso_background_t="#EAF4FF";var hupso_border_t="#66CCFF";var hupso_toolbar_size_t="medium";var hupso_twitter_via = "power88_lv";var hupso_image_folder_url = "";var [ ... ]

5th Annual New Years Eve Black & White Extravaganza 2014

Join us December 31, 2013 as we bring you one of the hottest New Year’s Eve Parties in the City.  We’re taking over the Texas Station with one of the biggest and best BALLROOM celebrations ever.  This is an upscale affair and we’re calling all the locals to come out and help us end the year with a super celebration full of all the elegance, class and flavor you’ve come to know with The Movement.  Free [ ... ]

Happy Holidays

At this time we would like to say Happy Holidays to all of our listeners in the Southern Nevada community & beyond! KCEP-FM is a Las Vegas-based non-profit public radio station celebrating 40+ years of service to the Southern Nevada Community. KCEP is proud of its efforts in participating in, or organizing local events and activities, airing public service announcements and offering annual internship programs for local young people. Your continued partnership in the new year [ ... ]