Las Vegas City of Lights Jazz and R&B Festival

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NV Big Give Coming!

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15th Annual Call Center Week

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Chris Tucker performing Live at The Pearl

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KCEP-FM and NV Big Give

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Membership Has Benefits

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Las Vegas ‘First’ Annual Black Film Festival

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Katt Williams at The Joint

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KCEP Android App Available

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Blog Archives

McRib from McDonalds

  The McRib is a tasty fan favorite of tender, boneless pork slathered in sweet and tangy barbecue sauce, with slivered onions and tart pickles all on a hoagie style bun. Southern Nevada McRib offer Buy a McRib Extra Value Meal, get a McRib sandwich for $1 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/mcrib-from-mcdonalds/";var hupso_title_t="McRib from McDonalds";

SUITE 160 – 12th Year Anniversary

November 9th Suite 160 & Focused MAP Inc will be hosting a 12 year anniversary event at the Hard Rock Café on the Las Vegas Strip. To celebrate Suite 160’s success they will be holding a concert with Casey Veggies (Los Angeles) & Smoke DZA (New York). There will also be a Meet & Greet earlier that day at the stores location inside of the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino (Mandalay Place Mall). Fans & spectators [ ... ]

Women, Wealth & Relationship Panel

  Join MC Lyte, Lil Mama, April Daniels, Charlie Baltimore, Sheree Fletcher, Keshia Walker and YoYo have partnered with celebrity financial coach Lynn Richardson to discuss women’s top three issues, their partner, the pocketbook and their purpose. Taking place Saturday, November 9th, 2013 inside the Orleans Arena Box Office Area, check-in begins at 1:00 p.m. About HipHopSisters.org Founded by MC Lyte, the legendary lyricist and iconic hip-hop pioneer, Hip Hop Sisters is a non-profit foundation that promotes positive images [ ... ]

KCEP Android App Available

88.1 KCEP – Your Soul School Station Listen to KCEP. Las Vegas’s R&B/Hip-Hop station since 1972. Broadcasting @ 88.1 FM combining new age soul and sophicated hip-hop tracks from 80′s, 90′s & 00s from Vegas’s most fun and knowledgeable air personalities. As a membership supported, public radio station KCEP offers complete concert coverage, artist interviews, unique contest and prizes. Android apps are essential to the end-users experience. Download Now! 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 [ ... ]

Economic Excellence in Las Vegas

October 11th, 2013 the Texas Station Hotel and Casino held the Elevating to Economic Excellence Regional Conference Expo. The event opened with Brian Pauling, Executive Ethics & Corporate Compliance for NV Energy,speaking about striving to have a successful business during the shutdown of the government. Pauling also spoke about ways to achieve success in building a better business brand. Building Your Personal Brand was just one of the workshops offered during the event. Presenter, Deborah Campbell, who [ ... ]

KCEP Celebrates 41 Years

Celebrating 41 years (1972 – 2013)“Your Soul School Station “A community service of EOB, KCEP-FM provides more than 150,000 listeners each week an eclectic blend of R&B, locally produced public affairs programming and cultural programs. The station broadcasts throughout the Las Vegas Valley on its frequency of 88.1 FM. As a member-supported, non-commercial station, KCEP is proud to be an National Public Radio (NPR) affiliate station. Mission Statement: We engage, inform and entertain our audience by [ ... ]

Text to Win !!! Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds – Meet & Greet

Text the keyword “babyface” to 88474 for your chance to win two (2) meet & greet passes to meet Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds before the show at the Henderson Pavilion on Friday, October 11th. Promotion ends October 8th, 2013 (8:00 p.m.) 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/text-to-win-kenny-babyface-edmonds-meet-greet/";var hupso_title_t="Text to Win !!! Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds - Meet & Greet";

American Sales Summit

Get what you want out of life by learning how to become expert at influencing others. Now is your time to learn how to enhance your sales skills which will make you a lot more money. Join us at the next American Sales Summit October 10th- 14th, 2013 to refine, re-imagine and redefine your sales message so that is is clean and concise. Learn to become a masterful sales person and make a lot more [ ... ]

Phil Flowers Tribute to Luther Vandross

Performance Date: Saturday, November 9th –  Veil Pavilion at 8pm Doors at 7pm $15 General Admission $20 Day of Show 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/phil-flowers-tribute-to-luther-vandross/";var hupso_title_t="Phil Flowers Tribute to Luther Vandross";

Underwriting Anniversary Specials

In celebration of KCEP’s October 7th Anniversary we are offering $5 underwriting spots! Call KCEP today at 702-648-0104 and ask about our Anniversary Special with spots as low as $5. Become an underwriter Corporate underwriting on KCEP has the impact of traditional radio marketing with the benefit of supporting a well-respected Las Vegas non-profit media institution. It’s an effective way to build business, brand your company, announce events, recruit staff, promote a chosen philanthropy, and much more [ ... ]

Meet & Greet Kem

This is your chance, are you Kem’s Biggest Fan? Email: meetandgreetkem@kcepfm.com Tell us why you deserve to meet and greet Kem this Sunday (9/29/13) at the Las Vegas Jazz Festival. Only the first 88 emails received will be eligible to win and winners will be announced on Classic Thursday (9/26/13). The winner will receive a pair of tickets to the Las Vegas Jazz Festival plus a pair of meet and greet passes for you and a guest. Good [ ... ]

Urban Chamber September Lucheon

Join the Urban Chamber of Commerce Friday, September 27th (11 a.m. – 1 p.m.) inside Texas Station for “The New Sound of Syndicated Public Radio” with guest speaker Loretta Rucker. Loretta Rucker is the found Executive Director of the African-American Public Radio Consortium. She is an executive consultant for public radio capacity-building and an executive producer for programming that targets diverse audiences. Rucker led the AAPRC in forging a strategic partnership between the Consortium and NPR [ ... ]

Katt Williams

Tickets to see Katt Williams at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on href=”http://www.ticketmaster.com/venueartist/360450/909242?brand=jointhr” target=”_blank”>Nov 9 are on sale now! Multi-talented actor/comedian Katt Williams was born in Cincinnati and raised in Dayton, Ohio. He currently resides in Los Angeles, California, where he is simultaneously working on several projects on camera and behind the scenes for your viewing pleasure in the near future. Throughout his journey he has used his comedy as a tool to travel the country and has accumulated a [ ... ]

Keep Hope Alive hosted by Jesse Jackson

An American icon, international statesman, and one of our nation’s leading civil rights advocates, Jesse Jackson takes on current topics in a weekly nationally-syndicated radio program right here on KCEP-FM Sunday evenings at 6pm.   During his lifetime of public service, Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. has become an icon of our religious, political, social, and cultural lives. Having magnetized people of every profession, social position, and cultural persuasion for more than forty years, the Presidential Medal [ ... ]

Welcome Cafe Mocha

KCEP-FM is proud to welcome Cafe Mocha to the airwaves every Saturday from 4pm to 6pm. Café Mocha’s MC Lyte was a rap icon before she even got her driver’s license. A force to reckon with in the music industry she earned accolades from all ends of the spectrum after her hip hop anthem “Ruffneck” went to #1 and earned her a Grammy Award nomination for Best Rap Single in 1993. Today a two-time Grammy nominated [ ... ]

Urban Chamber Conference

AGENDA 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Networking (Ice Breaker with a raffle) Expo Area Open All Day 8:45 a.m. – 10:05 a.m. Brian Pauling – Opening Speaker Moderator: Derek Dingle, SVP, Black Enterprise Detrick Sanford, Congressman Steven Horsford’s Office Councilman Ricki Barlow Las Vegas City Council Debbie Conway – Clark County Recorder 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Building Your Personal Brand Workshop (Room: TBD) How do we get better careers and career advancement? Presenter: Deborah Campbell, Campbell & Associations Branding Your Business Workshop (Room: TBD) It’s not who [ ... ]

The Vegas Soulcialite Does Venice Beach

  Well doesn’t that title sound like a pornographic flick? Sheesh. Thursday afternoon I spontaneously packed a bag and headed west to Pasadena to catch Val Kilmer’s play ‘Citizen Twain’ at the Pasadena Playhouse. Kilmer wrote and starred in this one man show about one of the most famous American writers to date. The piece showcases some of Twain’s best quotes and snippets of dialogue from his books “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” and “Tom Sawyer”. The audience must [ ... ]

The Vegas Soulcialite Goes to the Hoodies

So the Hoodie Awards made it’s appearance in Las Vegas for the 12th time earlier this month, and it was my 3rd time covering. This time they came bearing a new name, The ‘Neighborhood Awards’. Last year Steve Harvey said the reason for the name change had to do with sponsorship. He of course wants to make it bigger and better every year, and maybe the name ‘hoodie’ turns some larger companies off? He already has [ ... ]

Lil Wayne Designer Shoe Giveaway

Keep listening to Power 88 to be entered to win a pair of Spectre by Supra shoes designed by Lil Wayne, you could be next. Text the word “KCEP” to 88474 for your chance to win a pair of lil wayne designed Spectre by Supra shoes. In June 2012 skateboarding footwear company Supra announced that they were partnering with rap star Lil Wayne for a set of designer sneakers inspired and supervised by the Young Money [ ... ]
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DunkXchange 2013

Wanted to give you a heads up that the DXC/Dunkxchange is coming to Las Vegas August 18th for the MAGIC & Agenda Fashion Trade Shows! This is one of our LARGEST events of the year featuring Live Performances, Open Marketplace for Sneakers & Streetwear, Basketball Contest, Giveaway, Exclusive Meet n Greets, #DXC Fashion Show & Much More! http://dunkxchange.com/dxc-las-vegas-august-18th/17752/news/ 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/dunkxchange-2013/";var hupso_title_t="DunkXchange 2013";

J. Cole Featuring Wale

j. cole FEATURING wale THE COLOSSEUM AT CAESARS PALACE friday october 25 AT 8:00PM BUY TICKETS NOW  LAS VEGAS, NV (July 29, 2013) – Grammy-nominated, platinum selling  RocNation/Columbia recording artist J. Cole, in the midst of his critically acclaimed Gold selling new album Born Sinner, a Platinum selling, #1 single “Power Trip” featuring Grammy Award winner Miguel and rapidly rising second single, “Crooked Smile” featuring TLC, and a recent top selling fan tour,  has announced details and dates [ ... ]