KDNK Programs: Express Yourself

Carbondale and the Roaring Fork Valley are full of creative artists expressing themselves. And there is no shortage of nationally renowned touring acts visiting the many venues here. It all adds up to a crowded entertainment scene. KDNK's Express Yourself program highlights the many cultural offerings available to us. This is the program to listen to if you're curious about the latest theatre production in the local schools or the latest and greatest nationally touring band to visit a local stage. Live music, in-depth interviews and the occasional giggle. Express Yourself is enlightening, entertaining and informative. 4:00 on Friday afternoons.

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Express Yourself October 17, 2014

Lauren Pierce about the upcoming Wheeler shows. Aspen's Tom Paxton about the other Tom Paxton. Sue Drinker about the SWAN show and announcing the prize winners. And bluegrasser Jim Hurst plays a couple tunes.
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Express Yourself October 10, 2014

The director and some of the cast of CMC Theatre's new production of The Rimers of Eldritch. Peter Gilbert about the Launchpad and the Spectrum Dance Festival. And Maxwell Hughes plays his guitar before his gig at Steve's Guitars tonight.
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Express Yourself October 3, 2014

Brad Moore, director of The Gin Game at Thunder River Theatre. James and Cheri Vilona, sculptor and abstract landscapist, about their work and exhibition at the new Mousai Gallery. And and excerpt from last weeks chat with Steve Molitz of the band Particle.
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Express Yourself September 26, 2014

Steve Molitz, keyboardist for Particle articulates his passion for the musical mission of his band. And Beppe Gambetta charms us with his Italian accent and his virtuosic guitar.
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Express Yourself September 19, 2014

Comedians at the Loyal Brothers Lounge in Glenwood. Laura Thielen about this year's Filmfest. Jon Anderson, Yes man, about the new supergroup Anderson Ponty band, with Jean Luc Ponty.
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Express Yourself September 12, 2014

Deborah Colley and Chris Erickson join the program to tell about the Pop Up Pin Down exhibition coming up September 19 and 26. It's an interesting combination of dance and art assemblages. And Markus James stopped in on his way to the Telluride Blues Festival to play a song on his gourd banjo.
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Express Yourself September 5, 2014

Alya Howe and Deb Colley give us an overview of the 2nd Anniversary Salon at Justice Snow's on Sunday. Eric Baumheier and his wife Aja McAdams perform a traditional mbira tune and then Eric talks about his instrument and its context in Zimbabwe. Eric performs at the salon and also at the Grand Opening of True Nature Healing Arts on this First Friday. Eaden and Deva Shantay, proprietors of True Nature, spend the rest of the program describing their healing center and their Grand Opening.
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Express Yourself August 22, 2014

Chuck Logan of the Redstone Arts Foundation about the Labor Day weekend arts festival in Redstone. And Dan Rosenthal talking about his new CD Arrows of Love. He also sings a couple tunes with Jamie Birdsey.
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Express Yourself August 15, 2014

Amy Krakow wrote 3 childrens books about the Mutt and the Monster, two dogs who suffer sibling rivalry. Now, with the help of Sol Theater and nearly three dozen kids, it's a musical playing next Wednesday and Thursday at the Event Hall of the Third Street Center. And David Jacobs-Strain, the headliner at this years Blues & BBQ, talks about his grounding in the blues and where he's taking it.
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Express Yourself August 8, 2014

Lauren Pierce of the Wheeler tells us about some of the films at the upcoming Mountain Summit film festival. And Locust Honey String Band play live before their gig tonight at Steve's Guitars.
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