Stasia Lanier

Four Corners Music Director/"San Juan Sunrise" Host & Producer

Stasia has been involved at KSUT in different capacities, including programming, operations, marketing communications and management for over two decades. Today she continues the station's music acquisition efforts, is a popular on-air host, provides design and marketing assistance, and represents KSUT as an active community member.

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12:00 pm
Sat March 21, 2015

Asleep at the Wheel, Still the King, feature CD, 3/27

"Asleep at the Wheel has always worn its affinity for Bob Wills proudly, but never more so than on its new album. Still the King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys  is the venerable Texas swing band’s third salute to the late great King of Western swing, following 1993′s Tribute to the Music of Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys and 1999′s A Ride With Bob." - Rolling Stone

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Music
9:12 am
Mon March 16, 2015

Mark Knopfler, Tracker, feature CD, 3/20

Mark Knopfler has just released his eighth studio album, ‘Tracker’, featuring 11 new songs inspired by a wide range of subjects, including British author Beryl Bainbridge and poet Basil Bunting. The songs contain Mark’s usual wryly, but accurately observed vignettes of real life wrapped up in a musical accompaniment of distinctive subtlety.

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6:31 pm
Sat February 28, 2015

Brandi Carlile, The Firewatcher's Daughter, feature CD, 3/6

Brandi Carlile releases her new CD  ‘The Firewatcher’s Daughter' this week, and KSUT will be featuring the full disc Friday, 3/6 at noon.  The 12-song album features pristine harmonies and represents the start of a fresh chapter for Carlile and her longtime collaborators Tim and Phil Hanseroth, also known as “The Twins.”

‘The Firewatcher’s Daughter’ was recorded almost entirely as first takes without any demoing and little rehearsal before gathering at Bear Creek Studio in Washington State.

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8:11 am
Sat February 21, 2015

Robert Earl Keen, Happy Prisoner - The Bluegrass Sessions, feature CD, 2/27

KSUT will feature the new CD by core artist Robert Earl Keen on Friday, February 27 at noon. Debuting at #1 on Billboard's Bluegrass Albums Chart this week, Keen's album 'Happy Prisoner' has proved to be a successful first venture into the world of bluegrass for the legendary Texas songwriter. 

Along with critical praise from The New York Times, Rolling Stone, NPR's Fresh Air and others, the stylistic risk-taking of 'Happy Prisoner' has also been embraced by Keen's loyal fans.

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6:18 pm
Sat February 7, 2015

Leftover Salmon, High Country, feature CD, 2/13

The legacy of Colorado's Leftover Salmon continues with the release of 'High Country', featuring 12 great songs and the addition of  legendary Little Feat keyboardist Bill Payne as an official band member. The album was produced by Steve Berlin (Los Lobos) and includes special guests Casey Driessen, Andy Hall (Infamous Stringdusters), Joey Porter (The Motet) and Kim Dawson. KSUT will feature 'High Country', Friday, 2/13 at 12 noon in its entirety.  

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11:59 am
Sat January 31, 2015

Punch Brothers, Phosphorescent Blues, feature CD, 2/6

KSUT will feature the new CD from the Punch Brothers, ‘Phosphorescent Blues’, Friday, February 6, at 12 noon.

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8:51 am
Sat January 24, 2015

The Decemberists, What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World, feature CD, 1/30

KSUT will feature the new Decemberist's album 'What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World' on Friday 1/30/15 at 12 noon.

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9:01 am
Sun January 18, 2015

Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley, Before The Sun Goes Down, feature CD, 1/23

This week, KSUT is featuring the new album from dobro master Rob Ickes, and newcomer Trey Hensley. Co-produced by Ickes & Hensley, 'Before the Sun Goes Down', seamlessly blends contemporary bluegrass with the spare studio stylings of classic ’60s and ’70s country music. Accompanied by some of the finest musicians in Nashville, the duo tackles a diverse group of songs, putting a fresh spin on the music of Jimmy Martin, Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings, Billy Joe Shaver, Bill Monroe, Flatt & Scruggs, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Jimmie Rodgers and Bob Wills.

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11:42 am
Mon January 12, 2015

Gretchen Peters, Blackbirds, feature CD, 1/16

 Fresh off her induction into the prestigious Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, Gretchen Peters is about to release her new album Blackbirds. Co-produced with Doug Lancio and Barry Walsh and recorded in Nashville, the album features a who’s who of modern American roots music: Jerry Douglas, Jason Isbell, Jimmy LaFave, Will Kimbrough, Kim Richey, Suzy Bogguss and more.

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10:31 am
Sun January 4, 2015

Thompsons, Family, feature CD, 1/9

 Family, the new collaborative album from Teddy Thompson, his father Richard, mother Linda, brother Jack, younger sister Kami, her husband James Walbourne, and nephew Zak Hobbs, collectively dubbed Thompson; has engendered glowing reviews from around the world.

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