People

Barbara always loved books and reading and especially enjoys reading to young children. She's been helping Laura McHenry, the children's librarian for the Cortez Public Library, for four or five years with Thursday story time. Now they do the...

Brett Pejsa, “Guitarist at Large”, is a barefoot finger-picking musical community of one. He has surrendered himself to“Brett-ify” every song he touches: Uncle Jerry and the Grateful Dead mixed with Rocky Mountain Jeep Cowboy and a splash of...

A recent returnee to Mancos and Montezuma County and on to my third stints as a DJ.  I enjoy putting together what I hope are interesting blends of music from a wide range of genres and periods with a few twists and turns.  Something the...

Caitlin loves Celtic music of all shapes and sizes, visits Ireland every chance she gets, reads Irish + Scottish Folklore, history, poetry, and comes from a long line of Wild Irish and Highland men and women.

After several hard years in the circus, Cannonball dedicated his life to the pursuit of musical variety and discovery of the best in new music. His path has led him through jazz, soul, funk, R&B, rock, folk, reggae, and electronica, and his...

Chandrika had been a great fan of public radio since 1985, when she began cohosting a show on healthcare on KXCI in Tucson Arizona. In addition to Journey to the East she also cohosts a morning news show on the Zine, called "Pandora's Box ", a...

Live without dead time.

It is important to clarify the mission I have for The Eclectic Hour on the first Thursday of each month. Through playing a wide range of quality music, I hope to bring enlightenment to the office of the Major League Baseball commissioner. It is...

To me KSJD is about connecting to the community in a rare way that is meaningful and fun. It's about being part of great radio station that cares about the people and places all over our region. It's about sharing my music once a week and...

DJ Lilly (aka Dawn Bruchez) was born and raised in South Africa to British parents who instilled the love and passion for traveling and adventure. After university she moved to Cape Town and ran out of continent, so she hopped on a plane to...

Host of Radio Free Entropy, on KSJD from 10-midnight on Saturday nights.

DJ Theo started as a volunteer disk jockey in Carbondale Colorado. Being more of a desert rat than a skier he sought a more perfect place to live. He found the mountain biking in Cortez to be outstanding and while returning from a ride he heard...

Michael McAllister (aka DJ Z Ride) has been deeply involved in music for over 30 years.  He earned his BA in Music from The University of North Texas (Cum Laude '94), and upon graduation, embarked on a career in teaching and performance. ...

Doc's first involvement with radio was as a teenager (a long time ago)on local radio in Ithaca, New York. As a musician, playing and listening to music has always been a big part of Doc's life. As a long time public radio supporter, Doc is ...

Gabriel loves music. It's true. He always has--from his childhood days dancing around the living room to Foreigner LPs until his hair was soaked with sweat, through long cross-country car drives with a boombox in the backseat playing endless...

Gail Binkly is a career journalist who has worked for the Colorado Springs Gazette and Cortez Journal. She is currently a freelance writer as well as the the editor of the Four Corners Free Press, based in Cortez.

There's great music out there in the world, and I aim to listen to all of it.

Greg is a writer, producer, and musician from Yakima, Washington.  His work, both casual and professional, can be found at the bottom of a colander.  KSJD’s Montezuma Mixtape is the materialization of a shared vision to create an audible...

Ian J. Mott is a counselor, educator, and disability advocate by trade but a musician at heart. Ian writes and produces Montezuma Mixtape with his fellow collaborator, Greg...

Growing up listening to Bob Wills, Hank Williams, and Patsy Cline and going to her first Honky Tonk, The Trio Club in Mingus, Texas at eleven, Jamie Hoover comes by her love for American Roots Music naturally. As a volunteer programmer since...

Joanie Trussel is a counselor and psychotherapist at The Heart Path House in Cortez.   She is very interested in the connection between mental health and what is occurring in our physical environment and is always looking for new stories for...

Kevin has been a DJ at KSJD for at least 10 years, but only he knows for sure. He is the station's premiere substitute DJ, and now covers regularly on The Ruby Wheeler Show, Thursday afternoons from 1-3pm.

Laura McHenry is the children's librarian for the Cortez Public Library, and co-hosts the "Library on the Go!" show on KSJD on Sunday afternoons.

Lee-Ann Hill loves rivers and music.  She is the Program Coordinator of Dolores River Boating Advocates (DRBA), and has a little farm in Mancos where she has discovered that the main problem with farming is that it interferes with her river...

Lyn Patrick ND graduated from Bastyr University with a doctorate in naturopathic medicine and entered private practice in Arizona, one of the 17 states that licenses qualified naturopathic physicians as primary care providers. For 27 years, she...

Moe hails from Austin Texas, but is thankful to be outta there. As a professional musician, he is more than qualified to spin the tunes for the morning show at KSJD. Plus, he listened to quite a bit of radio growing up. References on request. ...

Director of the Telluride Jazz Festival and radio veteran with 6 years at KSJD and from 1981-2004 at KOTO in Telluride, celebrates the giants of yesterday, today and tomorrow’s emerging stars with a unique mix of classic and contemporary Jazz,...

My parents never liked each other, but I was conceived on a rainy night when they were both sloppy drunk. Back then, people who got pregnant had to get married. So they did. But, fortunately, they got divorced twelve years later and are very...

Programming & Media Director

I am a lover of the west ..the People the lifestyle and the Cowboy way of life. I welcome you to listen to some of the old favorites and new folks who are keeping the Cowboy/Western music alive. Family entertainment is the goal of my show, to...