The 5th & final week of the Ridgway Summer Concert Series featured Peter Rowanwith Dirty Kitchen, along with opening act Bruce Hayes. (Dirty Kitchen bandleader Frank Solivan was absent due to the recent death of his mother. Our condolences to the Solivan family.)
KVNF's Ali Lightfoot, Rick Watts and Thomas Smith are joined by Jack Young of the Chipeta Solar Springs Lodge to discuss the upcoming KVNF fundraiser. Hear music from John Cowan, Grant Farm, Jim Lauderdale and Drew Emmitt, just some of the performers at this year's fest.
For tickets to this event visit: http://sanjuanstringfest.com/
Take A Look At Our Current Favorites At KVNF & Click Below To Check Out The New Music For The Week Of August 18, 2014
1. Bernhoft / Islander / Big Picnic: He's Norwegian and he is Soulful! 11 great tracks! Play them all...
2. Next Level Sound Station / Sunken City Soundtrack / Next Level Sound Station: The Reggae/Dub Soundtrack offers an "Authentic Jamaican Sound" with Blake Colie of "The Lions," Black Shakespeare, Nuby Dan & Jared Meeker - It will take you back...
Orgone is a synergy of eight musicians, at the core of which are keyboardist Dan Hastie and guitarist Sergio Rios, who have been chiseling their distinctively timeless sound since their teens. Each band member shines in his own right, but together their chemistry results in a sweeping sound more tenacious than the sum of its considerable parts.
Take A Look At Our Current Favorites At KVNF & Click Below To Check Out All The New Music For The Week of August 11, 2014
1.Smokey Robinson & Friends / Smokey & Friends / Verve: He's been around a very long time & he brings the likes of CeeLo Green, Mary J Blige, John Legend, Aloe Blacc, James Taylor, Ledisi... to refresh his hits.
Take A Look At Our Current Favorites At KVNF & Click Below To Check Out All The New Music For The Week Of August 4, 2014
1. The Young Presidents / Coalition / MKM: With Ivan Neville on 2 tracks, South African "Blondie" and Galactic/Living Colour's vocalist Corey Glover on a bunch more cuts, the Rock is rough and the Funk is there too.
2. Benjamin Booker / Benjamin Booker /ATO: Based in New Orleans and on tour with Jack White, B.B.'s debut release is a hard Rocker with his raspy delivery and a Boggie, Bluesy sense of Soul.
Paper Bird is a seven-piece Indie Folk/Baroque Pop band based in Denver, Colorado. The band is composed of sisters Genny and Esme Patterson (both vocals), brother and sister Mark (drums) and Sarah Anderson (vocals and cornet/trumpet), Paul DeHaven (guitar), and Caleb Summeril (Bass, Banjo, Guitar).
Take A Look At Our Current Favorites At KVNF & Click Below To Check Out All The New Music For The Week Of July 28, 2014
1. Various Artists / Beck - Song Reader / Capitol: An experimental release from Beck with a history dating back to 2004; a sheet music collection of 20 tunes interpreted by the likes of Jack White, Norah Jones, Tweedy, Jack Black and more. Quite interesting and quite full.
Take A Look At Our Current Favorites At KVNF & Click Below To Check Out All The New Music For The Week Of July 21, 2014
1. Ephemerals / Nothin Is Easy / Jalapeno: A very cool seven piece Soul Sensation out of London featuring Wolf and a retro sound with 10 songs, each one rich with hot vocals, lush instrumentation and a beat to dance to!