Kvc Arts



Join host David Fleming for a program dedicated to Arts and Entertainment in our region, as well as the people and places providing it. Interviews with authors, producers, visual artists and musicians, spotlighting a classic album or a brand new release. From musical legends and icons - to players at the local level, from Broadway tours to Community theater, from the Hollywood Bowl to the Redlands Bowl.


  • KVC-Arts 11/13/22 - Chloe Agnew & Tara McNeil of Celtic Woman

    16/11/2022 Duração: 28min

    This edition of the program revolves around Celtic Woman, in the region soon – with tickets at kvcrnews.org/events. The program begins with David Fleming in conversation with Chloe Agnew, one of the original members – and still in high school at the time. Later, David speaks with Tara McNeil, announced as a principal member of the band in 2016, playing both fiddle and harp.

  • KVC Arts 8/7/22 - Dennis Tufano part Two

    02/11/2022 Duração: 28min

    David Fleming is joined once again by Dennis Tufano, former lead and original member of The Buckinghams. We’ll hear about his work with Bernie Taupin, known mostly for his collaborations with Elton John. We’ll also hear about the Buckinghams tune, SUSAN… A BEAUTIFUL tune… up UNTIL… right at the 90 second mark. Also - a VERY special harmonica.

  • KVC-Arts 10/16/22 Al Pitrelli & Trans-Siberian Orchestra

    02/11/2022 Duração: 29min

    David Fleming speaks with Al Pitrelli, Music Director for, and one of the guitarists with, Trans-Siberian Orchestra. We’ll hear about the current tour of The Ghosts of Christmas Eve, as well as touching lightly on a few other albums… including Savatage (thank you Devin Perkins). Trans-Siberian Orchestra will be in the region December 3rd, and KVCRhas tickets at a couple different giving levels as we go into our Fall Membership Campaign. kvcrnews.org/support for more.

  • KVC-Arts 10/23/22 - Al Pitrelli, and Trans-Siberian Orchestra

    02/11/2022 Duração: 28min

    David Fleming speaks once again with Al Pitrelli, guitarist, music director and original member of Trans-Siberian Orchestra. We'll hear a bit more about Savatage (the group out of which TSO was born) - specifically, Paul O'Neil, the main storyteller for Savatage AND Trans-Siberian Orchestra. A bit from and about TSO of course, and also touching lightly on some funk/fusion projects Pitrelli was a part of at one point - O'2L and CPR and/or The Randy Coven Band.Trans-Siberian Orchestra will be in the region December 3rd touring The Ghosts of Christmas Eve, and KVCR has tickets at a couple different giving levels during our Fall Membership Campaign. Listen - and give - at kvcrnews.org.

  • KVC-Arts 10/30/22 - Jazz Pianist Vijay Iyer

    02/11/2022 Duração: 28min

    On this edition of KVC-Arts David Fleming speaks with jazz pianist Vijay Iyer. He’s received critical acclaim from past releases – including his most recent – called UNEASY. We’ll hear about several tracks from the disc, and the musicians he’s touring with, and a performance in the region soon. Saturday November 5th at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa with 7 and 9 pm performances.

  • KVC-Arts 10/9/22 - Comedienne Leanne Morgan

    12/10/2022 Duração: 27min

    David Fleming speaks with comedienne Leanne Morgan. We'll hear about her current tour - at Morongo October 29th, and of course how she ended up in comedy (she was selling jewelry and was cracking up her clients to the point of one of them... embarrassing herself).

  • KVC-Arts - 10/2/22 Latina Fest in Downtown Redlands

    12/10/2022 Duração: 28min

    David Fleming speaks with (as pictured) Janelle Guerrero, with Stronger Together Now, and Natalia & Darcie Rickert, from the organization ELATION. We'll hear about a Latina Fest coming soon to downtown Redlands, and also, the organizations making it possible.

  • KVC-Arts 9/25/22 - The Cowsills - Beyond the Early Years To Today

    12/10/2022 Duração: 28min

    The Cowsill were the real-life inspiration for The Partridge Family. We heard about their early years a few months ago on KVC-Arts. Now Bob Cowsill and David Fleming speak about some of the recordings after they became adults... and the brand-new album just out.

  • KVC-Arts 9/1/22 - Steve Rushingwind and Michael Mucklow

    13/09/2022 Duração: 28min

    David Fleming speaks with artists Steve Rushingwind and Michael Mucklow.

  • KVC-Arts 7/31/22 - Dennis Tufano, of The Buckinghams

    04/08/2022 Duração: 28min

    David Fleming speaks to Dennis Tufano about not only his work with The Buckinghams, but doing the music of Bobby Darin - with a live disc out. We'll hear about some of The Buckinghams' hits - including one of my favorite jazz tunes - given lyrics then hitting the charts.Dennis Tufano will be in San Bernardino quite soon as part of the lineup on the "Diamond Ring & Devil Tour" along with Gary Lewis & The Playboys, Mitch Ryder, Tom Garrett and The Classics IV, and The Cyrkle. That's August 20th at California Theatre of the Performing Arts in San Bernardino. More at affordablemusicproductions.com.

  • KVC-Arts 7/24/22 - Gary Lewis & The Playboys

    28/07/2022 Duração: 28min

    David Fleming speaks with Gary Lewis about the earliest of days of the band, including before his dad, comedian Jerry Lewis, even knew his son was a musician. He was told - with a rather special presentation. We'll also hear about some of the hits of course, with Gary Lewis and the Playboys in our region soon. More at affordablemusicproductions.com

  • 9/12/21 - Comedian Scott Wood

    15/09/2021 Duração: 28min

    David Fleming speaks with Scott Wood about his background in standup comedy, serving as emcee for musical events, and his new cooking show, Something Smells Funny.

  • 9/5/21 - The Tokens, With Jay Siegel

    07/09/2021 Duração: 28min

    David Fleming interviews Jay Siegel, of The Tokens

  • 8/29/21 - Terry Johnson's Flamingos

    29/08/2021 Duração: 27min

    David Fleming interviews Terry Johnson, of The Flamingos

  • 08/22/21 - Part Two: With Artist, Rocky Peter

    23/08/2021 Duração: 28min

    Part 2 with musician Rocky Peter. We heard about Rocky shares his experiences in Nigeria and the one constant within him - music, which eventually got him to American Idol, an upcoming album, and concerts in the near future.

  • 08/15/21 - Part One: With Artist, Rocky Peter

    17/08/2021 Duração: 28min

    David Fleming sits down to talk with Riverside-based musician Rocky Peter.

  • 08/08/21 - Former Teen Sensation and Musician, Kathy Young

    10/08/2021 Duração: 28min

    On today's edition of KVC-Arts, David Fleming speaks with musician, Kathy Young. Kathy will talk about her experience at 15 years old when "A Thousand Stars" started to climb the Billboard Hot 100 chart. She also revisits her time in Hawaii and getting "friendly kidnapped" by the rock duo, The Everly Brothers.

  • 08/01/21 - Raymond Strait and Joe Di Fiore Are Back

    10/08/2021 Duração: 28min

    On today's edition of KVC-Arts, David speaks with former guest, Raymond Strait. Raymond is a prolific author with ties all around this region, and in addition to his books on Bob Hope, Jayne Mansfield, Rosemary Clooney, and more, at the age of 97 – he’s still writing. David also sits down with Joe Di Fiore about his release, “Out of the Woods,” a blend of classical and contemporary instrumental works, several of which are of his own composition.

  • 7/25/21 - Author Brian Chrisitan "Algorithms to Live By" & Last Surviving Original Member of The Coasters, Leon Hughes

    10/08/2021 Duração: 28min

    On today's edition of KVC-Arts, David speaks with the author of "Algorithms to Live By," Brian Christian. "Algorithms to Live By" is an exploration of the workings of computer science and the human mind, and how to use time, space, and effort more efficiently. We'll also hear from Leon Hughes, the last surviving original member of The Coasters. With a performance in the region coming soon.