Seg. 1: Illegal Dumping Expert. Seg. 2: Race And Politics And Music Venues. | KCUR

Seg. 1: Illegal Dumping Expert. Seg. 2: Race And Politics And Music Venues.

Mar 8, 2018

Segment 1: Meet the city's expert on illegal dumping.

Cleaning up other people's messes can be a thankless task. But KCMO's illegal dumping investigator is passionate about his job. Hear his story.

  • Alan Ashurst, KCMO Illegal Dumping Investigator

Segment 2, beginning at 16:03: Should music venues be held accountable for the political positions of the bands they book?

Recently, a local music venue booked a Norwegian metal band that's been accused of Nazi sympathies — then canceled the show when a major hip hop artist called them out for it. Should music venues, musicians and even music fans know about — and answer for — the politics and views of bands?