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KSUT will give listeners a preview of the new CD from John Prine  For Better, Or Worse, a duet album and follow up to the Grammy nominated In Spite of Ourselves, on Friday 9/23 at noon. In this timeless album, produced by Jim Rooney, John sings with country sweethearts Iris DeMent, Alison Krauss, Miranda Lambert, Kathy Mattea, Kacey Musgraves, Fiona Prine, Amanda Shires, Morgane Stapleton, Susan Tedeschi, Holly Williams, and Lee Ann Womack.

Pipestone Creek Singers, is a well respected drum group.  This weeks Feature CD, Contest is on came out in 2001.   Other albums from Pipestone; Message For Our People featured "The White Buffalo Calf Song" which is a song about the White Buffalo Calf that was born in 1994, Believing In Our Drum, Were Back to Stay, Live at Fort Washakie, Tribute to the old Timers, and a Round Dance Album Good Ol' Fashioned NDN Lovin'.  Tune in this Friday, September 23, 2016 12P.M. (MST)

The Chicago band Wilco's 10th studio album, Schmilco, is KSUT's feature CD of the week, 9/15 at noon. We're fundraising this week, and will be offering a limited number of the CD for your pledge of support, while it's playing.

Schmilco features 12 new songs written by Jeff Tweedy and is the band’s third release on their own dBpm Records. It follows Star Wars, which was released for free and as a surprise in July 2015.

Day Four of our Fall Membership Drive is Underway

Sep 15, 2016
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Tony Duncan is Apache and Mandan-Hidatsa-Arikara heritage, Native American Music Award winner and five-time Wold Championship Hoop Dancer.  "Native Son"  is Tony Duncan's finest collection of original and traditional songs, this album was donated by Canyon Records.  Tune in this Friday, September 16, 2016 to hear the entire album on Tribal Radio 91.3FM & 89.7FM.

For more information about this album or other traditional, and contemporary recordings visit
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Our Fall Membership Drive continues. Your support could win you over $750 in gift certificates, a bike tune-up from Durango Cyclery, tickets to the Happy Trails Festival benefiting Trails 2000, or many great premiums from KSUT.

Day Two of Our Fall Membership Drive is Brewer's Day

Sep 13, 2016

KSUT’s on-air drive continues. Our first day was a great start to our efforts to 'Hit It and Quit.' When we reach our goal, the drive ends.

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Our on-air drive is now underway.  Pledge your support to KSUT now and you could win one of many great prizes, including Neil Young Tickets in Telluride.

The North Carolina fraternal Americana quartet, the Avett Brothers, released their ninth album 'True Sadness' over the summer. KSUT will feature the CD Friday 9/9 at noon.

True Sadness was produced by the legendary Rick Rubin who has been working with the band for years. He challenged them to fine-tune each track - a big change for a band accustomed to playing it straight and live. Check out the result on the Four Corners Feature CD.

Singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Darrell Scott returns to the KSUT listening area for this weekend's Four Corners Folk Festival, on the heels of his new CD Couchville Sessions. KSUT will feature the new release Friday, 9/2 at noon.

This week KSUT is Featuring, Puyallup Canoe album "Between here and the Moon" as our Feature Cd.  Tune in this Friday, September 9, 2016 at 12 P.M. (MST) to hear the entire album on Tribal Radio 91.3FM & 89.7FM 

One-hour special revisits the personal histories of both Clinton and Trump, and explores how their characters were forged. Hear it this Sunday at 5 pm on KSUT.

KSUT is featuring the brand new release from our friends the New Orleans Suspects, Kaleidoscoped, this Friday 8/26 at noon, just hours before their Durango concert. Durango Acoustic Music (DAM), presents the high energy NOLA-based band at the VFW Hall at 7:30. 

The Suspects branch out a bit on 'Kaleidoscoped', continuing to embrace their deep roots in New Orleans rhythms, with open boundaries. Guests include Little Feat's Paul Barrere and Fred Tackett, Tower of Power's Lee Thornburg, and Big Chief Juan Pardo. 

Check it out before the show on KSUT!

American Indian Story, is one of Jana's best recording to date.  On this album you will hear stories sung in both English and Native language.  Jana is one the top Native American female artist in Indian Country, a five-time Nammy Winner and has performed at Native American festivals and casino's.  Back in 2013 Jana performed here in Ignacio CO.

Tune in this Friday, August 26, 2016 12P.M. (MST) to hear the entire album on Tribal Radio 91.3FM & 89.7FM.

This week, KSUT is featuring another artist performing at this year's Four Corners Folk Festival over Labor Day weekend.  Sierra Hull was first recognized as a virtuoso mandolin-player at age 11, astonishing audiences and fellow-musicians alike. Now a seasoned touring musician nearing her mid-20s, Hull has delivered her most inspired, accomplished, and mature recorded work to date; no small feat. 'Weighted Mind' is a landmark achievement, not just in Sierra Hull's career, but in the world of folk-pop, bluegrass, and acoustic music overall.

Part of KSUT's Contemporary Feature CD we bring you this week, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Coincidence and Likely Stories, her thirteen studio album. 

The album itself was recorded at Buffy's home before sent to production in London.  You can hear her continuing with the electronic music she had first developed on Illuminations and the tribal themes seen on Sweet America.   Coincidence and Likely Stories became her only album to chart in the UK, and featured two minor hit singles there.

The O'Connor Band, the family band led by acclaimed musician and composer Mark O'Connor, has just released their new album Coming Home, on Rounder Records. KSUT will be featuring the full CD, Friday, 8/12 at noon as a preview to the band's performance at the Four Corners Folk Festival over Labor Day weekend.
 

KSUT would like to extend a big thanks to all who attended and helped with our 40th Anniversary Celebration at Three Springs.

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On the next KSUT Sunday Special, we'll evoke the lazy days of late-summer with two half-hour documentaries from Helen Borten.
 

The first, Fly Fishing in Montana, takes us on an audio trip to the Land of Big Sky, for a look at its legendary flyfishing waters, and watering holes (as in saloons). Along the way, we visit fishing towns and hear some whopping fish stories.
 

The new Soulrocker album features songs that infuse acoustic, electronic, reggae, dancehall and natural elements, all with the message of people coming together to support each other and the planet. KSUT will play it in its entirety, Friday at noon, as a warm up to our 40th Anniversary Celebration on 8/6! 

KSUT will feature Bruce Hornsby and his long-running band, The Noisemakers' new CD Rehab Reunion this Friday. The  iconoclast pushes the envelope once again, putting his piano aside and writing and recording solely on the dulcimer throughout.  “Some may ask, ‘Why?’, ‘What in the world?’” Hornsby says of Rehab Reunion.

Browse and listen to dozens of national recording artists from the Native American Music Association & Awards.

KSUT will feature Sam Bush's new album Storyman this Friday at noon. The freewheeling collection  gleefully picks and chooses from jazz, folk, blues, reggae, country swing, and bluegrass to create a jubilant noise only classifiable as the "Sam Bush sound." Many of the songs are stories––several of them true––and the legendary mandolin player co-wrote every one of them with friends, including the late Guy Clark, Emmylou Harris, Jon Randall Stewart, Jeff Black, bandmate Stephen Mougin, and others.

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On this album you will hear from many First People of Turtle, bringing you awareness of their land.  This album features many artist such as: Denise Lanceley, Greg Edmunds, and Jay Ross.

This CD was donated by Turtle Island Music.  For more information about this album or other Traditional, and Contemporary recordings visit http://www.turtleislandmusic.com

One of New Orleans musical gems, The Stooges Brass Band, headlines KSUT and Music in the Mountains annual Party in the Park this Saturday (7/16) in Durango's Buckley Park. As a warm-up, KSUT will feature their new CD 'Thursday Night House Party' this Friday at noon.

Whether they're second-lining in New Orleans, or performing across the country, the Stooges Brass Band immerse crowds in a high-energy, cut loose vibe that's contemporary yet deeply rooted in the culturally rich musical legacy of the Crescent City.

KSUT is happy to announce that we've purchased a new station license and found a better antenna site in Montezuma County. We conducted signal tests on Saturday (July 9) and are pleased to report that our new signal will cover more territory and reach more listeners.

KSUT is happy to announce that we've purchased a new station license in Montezuma County.

 
We'll be back on the air at 106.3 FM within the next few weeks.

Tami Graham Named Executive Director of KSUT

Jul 7, 2016

We're pleased to welcome a familiar Four Corners name to the KSUT Family!

Jim Boyd, singer song writer and Chairman of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation, died Tuesday, June 21, 2016 of natural causes, he was 60 years old.

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