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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Tribal Radio Feature CD
2:23 pm
Thu August 21, 2014

Young Buffalo Horse, Debwewin "Sincerity in Action" Feature CD, 8/22

Young Buffalo Horse is an intertribal group, a group of young men and women that originated from the original group "Buffalo Horse" of Red Wood Falls Minnesota.   They strive each day to touch people with their songs and hold their traditions of singing so that they can influence young natives to learn and continue their traditions as well. 

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Tribal Radio Feature CD
4:08 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

Indigenous featuring Mato Nanji, Time is Coming, Feature CD, 8/15

Indigenous front man, Mato Nanji, was born and raised on the Yankton Sioux Reservation in South Dakota.  Mato started to show his talent he had for music, ate a young age.  His Father was in a band in the 60's and with the knowledge, experience and love his father over shadowed Mato, his brother, sister and cousin and formed the band Indigenous in their late teens. 

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Tribal Radio Feature CD
3:49 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

Skylar Wolf, Conviction, Feature CD, 6/20

Skylar Wolf, Native American Navajo/Ute was born and raised as a sheepherder in Huerfano, New Mexico.  He now resides in Farmington, New Mexico with his family.  Wolfs, talent comes straight from the heart and soul, he was awarded  with a "NAMMY" in 2009.  Please join us this Friday, June 20, 2014 for this weeks Feature CD, Skylar Wolf, Conviction, 12P.M. (MST).  This CD was donated to the station by Skylar Wolf, himself. 

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Tribal Radio Feature CD
3:45 pm
Tue June 3, 2014

Joy Harjo & Poetic Justice, Feature CD, 6/6

Joy Harjo & Poetic Justice have worked in water rights attorney, a tribal judge, two educators and a stock clerk.  They call themselves Poetic Justice as a term of grace, expressing how justice can appear in the world despite forces of confusion and destruction.  Their music speaks for them in a blend of influences that speak of community, love for people, for all creatures, for this crazy beautiful history.  Please join us this Friday, June 6, 2014 for this weeks Feature CD, Joy Harjo & Poetic Justice, 12P.M. (MST). 

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Tribal Radio Feature CD
4:04 pm
Tue May 13, 2014

Northern Cree, Ewipihcihk, Feature CD, 5/16

1982, Northern Cree singers were founded by Steve Wood, his brothers Randy & Earl Wood.  The group originates from Saddle Lake Cree Nation, but is made up of members from the Treaty 6 area from; Frog Lake Cree Nation, Onion Lake Cree Nation, Samson Cree Nation, Louis Bull Cree Nation & Poundmaker Cree Nation.

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Tribal Radio Feature CD
1:04 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

Cree Confederation, PICICIWIN, Feature CD, 5/9

Formed in the winter of 2007, Cree Confederation has made and met their aspirations of becoming a recognizable Pow-Wow Drum Group.  So many great drum groups have encouraged and mentored their dream, Cree Confederation have taken their place in the winter's circle amongst champions.  They represent the Cree people of the Treaty Six area.  Their style of music they share comes from their grandfathers, a style that is a hybrid of original and contemporary style of singing. 

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Tribal Radio Feature CD
2:50 pm
Mon April 28, 2014

Young Spirit, NITEHE OHCI - "From the Heart" Feature CD, 5/2

Young Spirit was formed in the summer of 2001 at a Pow-Wow in Hobbema, Alberta.  This group of friends wished to represent their Western Canadian Plans Cree culture & be a proud voice for all First Nations & Native American people.  Awards & Nominations, 2012, Best Pow-Wow CD, Live at Hinckley & 2013, Best Pow-Wow CD, Takakikeh, nominee. 

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Tribal Radio Feature CD
12:35 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

Buddy Red Bow, Journey To The Spirit World, Feature CD, 4/18

Buddy Red Bow is a Native American musical legend whose memory often evokes emotional responses from fans of this genre.  Buddy Red Bow was a great storyteller & folk musician, passing down songs & stories throughout the ages.  The very best stories are on this album Journey To The Spirit World.  Bow's heartfelt delivery makes it a worthwhile.  Please join us for this weeks Feature CD, Journey To The Spirit World this Friday, April 18th, 2014 at 12PM (MST).

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Tribal Radio Feature CD
4:27 pm
Tue April 8, 2014

Mizz Delia, I was Dreaming, Feature CD, 4/11

Anyone who has been to a pow-wow or round dance has likely heard of the talented singer and songwriter Delia Waskewitch, from Onion Lake, Saskatchewan.  Delia grew up in a musical family as her father played the guitar and sang in a band, her mother also sang however she sang in their home.  She remembers her mother singing and whistling while she cooked and cleaned.

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