Our regular worm-turner, Lance Swigart, is away this week, so host Donna Littlefield is chatting with special guests Don Lareau & Daphne Yannakakis of Zephyros Farm & Garden, a small, diversified family farm on 35 acres just outside of Paonia.
KVNF's Wednesday Morning Music Mix host Jeff Reynolds visits with legendary Texas singer-songwriter Willis Alan Ramsey, whose iconic 1972 self-titled album influenced almost every songwriter who came out of Texas in subsequent years. Ramsey's wife & musical partner Alison Rogers joins him. The two will perform in concert Friday, Oct. 18th in Montrose. The long-awaited 2nd album is previewed in the interview.
The 4th & final concert from the 2013 Pickin' In the Park Concert Series, recorded Thursday, Aug. 22nd in Paonia Town Park. Opening set by Cottonwood Creek, a group of young musicians from Crested Butte, followed by two sets from The Birds of Chicago
For your listening pleasure, here is audio from Week 2 of the Ridgway Concert Series, featuring Mountain Heart and opening act The Matt Flinner Trio. Your host for the broadcast was KVNF volunteer Jon Hickam.
Concert audio from the July 4th Ridgway Concert with Yo' Mama's Big Fat Booty Band and opening act Isa & JoeAlan. Unfortunately, a power interruption during the second set caused file corruption in our recording, so we can only offer the last portion of the 2nd set by YMBFBB. UPDATE: Corrupted file fixed, 1st half of 2nd set now available.
Week 3 of the KVNF Live season featured the British Columbia-based indie rock quartet Current Swell, along with opening act The Fox Fire from Brevard, North Carolina. Current Swell's portion of the concert was broadcast live from Fellin Park in Ouray.
San Miguel Power Association crews have restored power after Saturday's lightning-caused outage. Our KVMT transmitter at 89.1 FM is back on the air. Reminder: today is the last day of the Fall Pledge Drive. Call 527-4868 or 1-866-KVNF-NOW to make your contribution to KVNF Community Radio!
Friday pm - Our KVMT repeater (89.1 FM) is off the air due to a power outage. San Miguel Power is working to restore service; we expect it to be off until at least 3:30 pm. This also affects listeners in the Grand Valley, as the 99.1 translator repeats the 89.1 signal.
Please bear with us - you can listen online right here at KVNF.org.
US District Court Judge John Kane, (father of KVNF's Executive Director Sally Kane,) was the keynote speaker at the KVNF Annual Meeting, held in Paonia on Oct. 4th, 2012. His subject matter was "Sin, Liberty and Law."
Award-winning progressive journalist Amy Goodman, the host of Democracy Now! (heard weekdays at 6 pm on KVNF,) visited Paonia Saturday, Oct. 5th, and spoke before an enthusiastic audience at the Paradise Theatre. The event was a fund-raiser for KVNF & High Country News.