Stasia Lanier

Four Corners Music Director

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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Music
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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Music
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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Music
3:45 pm
Wed December 31, 2014

Bryan Ferry, Avonmore, feature CD, 1/2

KSUT will feature the new solo project from Bryan Ferry, Avonmore, at noon on Friday.

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Music
10:16 pm
Tue December 23, 2014

Jenny Lewis, The Voyager, feature CD, 12/26

This week's Feature CD is Jenny Lewis' "The Voyager", which can be heard in its entirety at noon on Friday 12/26 on KSUT. Lewis's third solo album, post her tenure with the band Rilo Kiley, is lyrically direct and informed by break ups, adult life, and other personal challenges. It's a very enjoyable and melodic collection of pop (but in a good way) songs.  This one can be found on countless year end top pick lists, we concur. 

Correctly answer the trivia question at around 12:30 p.m. and you could win free lunch at Zia Taqueria.

Music
12:26 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

Over The Rhine, Blood Oranges in the snow, feature CD 12/19

"Blood Oranges in the Snow" is the new holiday-themed record from the Ohio-based folk duo Over The Rhine. After 25 years as a band, the new release marks the group’s third seasonal effort following 1996’s The Darkest Night Of The Year and 2006’s Snow Angels. The trend isn’t surprising considering Over The Rhine’s husband-and-wife core, Linford Detweiler and Karin Bergquist, so often employ the strings and bells of pristine acoustic folk—tones and styles ideally suited for holiday music.

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Music
1:29 pm
Wed December 10, 2014

An Americana Christmas, feature CD, 12/12

An Americana Christmas is a collection of classic Christmas songs and brand new holiday recordings from the icons and today’s current stars of the Americana genre. It features 16 songs, including 6 brand new recordings exclusive to the collection. Artists include John Prine, Emmylou Harris, Johnny Cash, Dwight Yoakam, Valerie June, The Band, Bob Dylan and more.  KSUT will play the CD in its entirety 12/12/14 at noon. Take a chance at our trivia question at 12:30, for your chance to win free lunch at Zia Taqueria.

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3:35 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin, Common Ground, feature CD, 12/5

The Alvin brothers cut their musical teeth in the Blasters in the early 1980s. Since leaving the band in the mid '80s, Dave Alvin has gone on to become a staple on KSUT and one of the most revered Americana acts around. The brothers recently reunited to release their first album as a duo, "Dave Alvin and Phil Alvin Play and Sing the Songs of Big Bill Broonzy" — this week's Feature CD on KSUT. Tune in at noon this Friday (Dec. 5) to hear the album in its entirety. If you correctly answer Jim Belcher's trivia question at around 12:30, you could win lunch at Zia Taqueria!

Music
9:42 am
Tue November 25, 2014

The New Basement Tapes, Lost on the River, feature CD, 11/28

This week's Feature CD is the debut from The New Basement Tapes, a musical supergroup consisting of Jim James, Elvis Costello, Marcus Mumford, Taylor Goldsmith and Rhiannon Giddens. The five of them wrote music to accompany poems and lyrics handwritten by Bob Dylan in 1967, during which time he and The Band recorded tracks for his 1975 record, "The Basement Tapes." The result is "Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes," which will air in its entirety at noon this Friday (Nov. 27). Correctly answer Jim Belcher's trivia question at around 12:30 and you could win lunch at Zia Taqueria!

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