Express Yourself

Carbondale Clay Center Throws Down on Saturday

Sep 20, 2018
Carbondale Clay Center

The Carbondale Clay Center's biggest fundraiser of the year is this Saturday, September 22! To learn more, Megan Tackett spoke with executive director Angela Bruno about the Throwdown Hoedown.

New Orleanian Seth Walker has an assured new release featuring his family called Gotta Get Back. Luke spoke to him on Express Yourself. They decided Seth needs some wingtip galoshes and that music can cure what ails ya.

Coming to the Hotel Colorado on Saturday, January 21

This week's Express Yourself features a snowshoe race, a womens' documentary film festival, and a swinging bluesman visiting Steve's Guitars tomorrow.

  

Ricky McKinnie of the Blind Boys of Alabama. And Will Evans, Carbondale elder and Water Protector about his recent visit to Standing Rock.

We talk with four of the participants in the Stand Up for Standing Rock event at the Third Street Center on Friday, November 18. Tara Sheahan, organizer, Lance King, Charlie King, and Mato Nanji of the band Indigenous.

Half of the new comedy improv troupe at the Thunder River Theatre--Jeff Patterson, Jan Garrett, Miller Ford and Gerald DeLisser--talk about the art of improvisation and how it contains life lessons useful for anybody.

Today's show features Sarah Pletts, Aspen-based dancer, painter and playwright. We also hear from the Wilderness Workshop's Development Director Rebecca Mirsky about the Wild Feast, a benefit dinner next Wednesday at Justice Snow's in Aspen. And local dancer and choreographer Alya Howe explains her new piece, HEaRD, which receives its premiere tonight at the Launchpad and then plays again tomorrow night, November 12.

Basalt Band Director In Line for Grammy

Nov 1, 2016

Basalt Middle and High School Band Director Nick Lenio is a semi-finalist for the 2016 Music Educator Grammy award. Yes, a real Grammy, the one people go to LA to receive. Lenio is in a group of 25 that has been whittled from over 3,000 entrants. He finds out in December if he makes it to the top 10. He joined KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh on the October 25th Express Yourself show to talk about his work.