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Mulebone on Dog House Blues

Jul 23, 2015
Glen Arbor Sun

Roots blues duo Mulebone called in to Dog House Blues and talked with show host Doc about their music, how they first met, and even played a song from their van parked in a Wisconsin suburb!

Folk musician Awna Teixeira stopped by the KSJD studios to talk with Choctaw Ridge host Billy and KSJD's Tom Yoder, and performed a couple songs before her show at the Sunflower Theatre in Cortez on Wednesday, July 15th. Get your tickets at www.sunflowertheatre.org.

Chuck Pyle - The "Zen Cowboy"

Jul 10, 2015
Chuck Pyle

Chuck Pyle is a western musician who has become known as the "Zen Cowboy". KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Chuck about how he got his nickname, his beginnings as a musician, the Chuck Pyle Finger Style of guitar playing, and his take on religion.

Tickets to Chuck Pyle's show at the Sunflower Theatre in Cortez on Saturday, July 11th can be purchased at www.sunflowertheatre.org

Joe McMurrian Interview, May 12th, 2015

May 12, 2015
Joe McMurrian

KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with acoustic country & blues musician Joe McMurrian about his music and why as an accomplished visual artist, he chooses to connect to people through music.

Tickets to Joe's performance with special guests Sweetwater Station at the Sunflower Theatre in Cortez on Friday, May 15th, at 7pm can be purchased at www.sunflowertheatre.org.

An Evening of Jazz with Bob Newnam & Friends

Feb 19, 2015
Tom Yoder

With so many talented musicians in the Four Corners area, it was only a matter of time before several of them organized a collaborative concert. An Evening of Jazz with Bob Newnam & Friends will take the stage at the Montezuma-Cortez High School Auditorium on February 21st to showcase 14 different vocalists and musicians who play horns, guitars, piano, flute, drums and more.

The Moetones New Album "Heartbreaker Ball"

Nov 21, 2014
Moe

The Moetones are one of the most prolific live bands in the Four Corners area, entertaining audiences with their own brand of rock and rock style. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with front man Moe from the Moetones about their new album "Heartbreaker Ball", how he got started making music, and where the band is headed from here.

Singer-Songwriter Eliza Gilkyson

Aug 1, 2014
Adam Piggott / Creative Commons

Eliza Gilkyson is a folk singer-songwriter who comes from a musical family and uses her music to tap into the emotional core of our shared experiences. In this episode of The Zine, a track from her latest album The Nocturne Diaries called "An American Boy", and KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Eliza about her musical pedigree, why her songs are so approachable to other musicians, and how The Nocturne Diaries was written through the nighttime hours.

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Interview with DJ Logic

Jul 18, 2014
Matthew Ireland / Creative Commons

KSJD's Cannonball, host of Lame Town Review, talks with this year's Telluride Jazz Festival Artist-at-Large DJ Logic about how he incorporates his turntables into almost any musical combo, how he chooses vinyl for his shows, and what he is looking forward to at the 2014 Telluride Jazz Fest.

Donate to KSJD before July 22nd and you will be entered to win a prize package to the Telluride Jazz Festival, including weekend passes and lodging. Click HERE for more information.

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New Music for March

Mar 3, 2014

Lake Street Dive is powered by the voice of Rachel Price; it's what hits you first when you listen to this quartet. It's a ringingly clear, strong voice, a sound that's at once beseeching and in control. Price regularly harmonizes with the other members of Lake Street Dive — bassist Bridget Kearney, drummer Mike Calabrese and Mike Olson, who also plays guitar and trumpet. But most of the songs on Bad Self Portraits are showcases for Price's surging vocals.....read more

New Music for February

Feb 4, 2014

It's a testament to singer-songwriter Damien Jurado's versatility that he's made nearly a dozen albums of largely inward-looking folk and rock music, and yet has never made two records that sound the same.

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