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4. Chuck Haddix, Host, The Fish Fry


Chuck Haddix produces and hosts The Fish Fry, a public radio party featuring the finest in blues, soul, rhythm & blues, jumpiní jive and zydeco Friday and Saturday nights from 8:00 to midnight. During the week, he is the director of the Marr Sound Archives, a collection of 300,000 historic sound recordings housed in the Miller Nichols Library on the campus of UMKC. Chuck is also a writer. His articles have appeared in Down Beat and Living Blues. In 2005, Chuck co-authored with Frank Driggs Kansas City Jazz: From Ragtime to Bebop - A History for Oxford University Press.