Lorena Richards

Tribal Radio Music Director

Lorena Richards is an enrolled member of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe & lifelong resident of Ignacio, CO. A mother of three, Lorena has worked at KSUT Tribal Radio for over eight years. Before her passion for radio, Lorena’s passion was cooking which took her to Culinary School. Returning home she began volunteering for KSUT and has since worked her way into a full-time position & the current Music Director for Southern Ute Tribal Radio. Lorena has two afternoon programs during the week and she hosts the Tuesday & Thursday "Native Morning Show." Her goal is to get her Bachelor’s degree in Video Journalism.

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This weeks Feature CD, Indian Summer Music Awards, produced by, Arbor Records.  This CD features many various artists; Derek Miller, Indigenous, Robert Mirabal, and Ray St. Germain to name a few.  This album has a variety of music for everyone rock, rap, country, tradition, and religious native music, and an extra bonus storytelling track.

Tune in this Friday, April 8, 2016 at 12PM(MST) to hear the entire album on Tribal Radio 91.3FM and 89.7FM.  If you are interested in this album visit Arbor Records @ http://www.arborrecords.com

Pow-Wow Season is right around the corner, and what better way to start the Pow-Wow season with a fabulous cd, featuring various Drum Groups.  Tune in this Friday, March 18, 2016 at 12PM (MST) to hear the entire cd on Tribal Radio 91.3FM, & 89.7FM.

Arbor Records , presents Thunder Drums, Volume Five.  On this album you will hear from 20 different drum groups; Bear Creek, Whitefish Bay Singers, Buffalo Horse, Eyabay, and Mandaree just to name a few.  Make sure in tune in this Friday, March 18, 2016 at 12PM (MST).

District Champions, the Ignacio Bobcats, progress to 2A Regional Basketball Tournament at Adams State University.   Tune in on Tribal Radio 91.3FM, 89.7FM, and online @ ksut.org to hear live play by play with your hosts,  Ray & Williamette DeKay.

Ignacio Lady Cats, will play first Friday, March 4, 2016 at 12PM against Custer County Lady Cats.  Ignacio Bobcat Boys, will play Friday, March 4, 2016 at 6PM against Mancos Bluejays.  Tune in this Friday, March 4th & March 5th on Tribal Radio to hear live play by play.

Tune in this week for our Feature CD, Black Lodge, More Kids' Pow-Wow Songs this Friday, February 26, 2016. 

Grammy nominated Black Lodge is one of North America's leading pow-wow drums.  This album has Kids' favorite song Sponge Bob Square Pants.  This album is composed with pow-wow songs for kids of all ages.

Tune in this Friday to hear the entire More Kids' Pow-Wow Songs composed by, Black Lodge.  Yes, thats this Friday, February 26, 2016 @ 12PM (MST) on Tribal Radio 91.3FM & 89.7FM,

This weeks Feature CD is United composed by Cree Confederation.

Tune in this Friday, February 12, 2016 12PM (MST) for this weeks Feature CD, Blackfire, Silence is a Weapon. 

Blackfire was formed in 1989 by  Jeneda, Klee, and Clayson Benally, three siblings.  They were born in Black Mesa on the Navajo Nation.

The Southern Boyz Singers are back in action featuring their latest songs recorded live at the Hunting Moon Pow Wow. They have dedicated this album to their father and mentor , Darrell "Pops" Cable, Sr. Enjoy their southern style singing once again.  This CD was donated by Mike S, Program Director here at KSUT.

Tune in this Friday, January 29, 2015 to hear the entire album on Tribal Radio 91.3FM and 89.7FM.

This weeks Feature CD, is a blast from the past, join us this Friday, January 15, 2016 down memory lane, with the fabulous Cree Women.  That's right tune in at, 12PM (MST) on Tribal Radio.  This CD was donated to KSUT, by Drumhop Productions. 

May your New Years be Merry and Bright from Tribal Radio Family to yours, we wish you the very best for the New Years.

Sheila, Mike, and Lorena